Join us on Wednesday, August 9th at 6:30pm for an Ice Cream Sandwich Social to celebrate another fantastic summer of reading!  Come make an ice cream sandwich, spin the globe one more time, and check out what’s growing in the newly built Library Learning Garden.  Miss JoAnn will be rewarding the top readers in each group with a $25 Toadstool Bookshop gift card and announcing the winners of the GIANT LEGO SETS! Don’t miss your chance to win!!  Reading Log deadline is Tuesday, August 8th. See you at the finale!  Special thanks to our generous donors Sue Higgins at the Victorian Bakery for the baked goods and to the Friends of the Library for sponsoring the reading prizes!

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The Hampstead Stage Company presents “Beauty and the Beast” LIVE on the Mont Vernon Village Green Monday, July 24th at 1:00pm.  All ages are welcome!  Bring a blanket to sit on and enjoy the show! RAIN LOCATION: Mont Vernon Congregational Church

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Job Openings

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Part Time Library Assistant: 

We are looking for an energetic, dependable, library assistant to help with all areas of library management.  Must be 18yrs. or older.

Hours: Wednesdays 5-8pm & Saturdays 10am-1pm.  Rate: $12.38 hr

Start date: Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

Junior Library Assistant:

The library is looking for a rising high school junior for our Junior Library Assistant job. Must be 16 yrs old.

Hours: Tues. 3-5:30pm, Wed. 5-8pm, Thurs. 3-5:30pm & Saturdays 10AM-1PM.  Accommodations for after school sports and clubs cannot be made.  Rate: $9.00hr

Start Date: Tuesday, August 1st, 2017



The Morning Book Discussion group will be reading Under the Wide and Starry Sky by Nancy Horan this month.  Group will meet at the library on Monday, August 7th at 10:00am.  Books are available to borrow at the library.  new members are always welcome.

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The library will be closed Saturday, July 1st- Tuesday, July 4th.  Have a great holiday weekend!


Photo Contest

Professional photographer Arthur Rounds, invites you to attend a 5 week photography class to consider the fundamentals of quality image and output.  Participants will meet at the Daland Memorial Library on Sunday from 1:00pm-3:00pm on Sunday, July 9,16, 23,30, and August 6th.  Topics to be covered include camera systems and operations, composition, light control and image editing.  This class is for intermediate photographers.  Participants should bring their cameras and expect to spend some time outdoors taking photos.  Registration is required.  Space is limited.  Call 673-7888 to hold your spot today!