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3/31/2015 - 10:30 AM
Family Storytime

4/2/2015 - 8:00 AM
BMS Book Group

4/2/2015 - 10:30 AM
Active Listeners

4/3/2015 - 9:00 AM
Hillstown Co-op Meeting

4/7/2015 - 10:00 AM
Bingo for Books

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Parking during Phase 1 Renovations
The Library's Phase 1 renovations of the Lower Level began Thursday 3/26, and will continue through Friday 5/1.  During that time period, parking in the Library's lot will be limited by a construction demo dumpster and porta-potty.  The Library does have agreements in place for parking our neighbor's lots: NH Automobile Dealer's Association (NHADA) and Bovie Screen Printing.  The parking available at NHADA is in the farthest back portion of their lot (go past the Library's parking lot entrance and take a left into the NHADA parking log, and then a quick right, following it to the end of the lot). The only days when this parking will not be available to us is Wednesday 4/15 and Wednesday 4/29, since NHADA has special meetings taking place on those mornings.  Please try to use open spaces at Bovie Screen Printings and the far lot in the NHADA parkingn lot BEFORE parking on Northeast Avenue.  If you have any questions or comments about the parking situation or the project itself, please contact Lori Fisher, Library Director, at 224-7113 or bfldirector@comcast.net.  Thank you in advance for your patience during the Phase 1 renovations!

Reading to TeeTonka
Saturday, March 28th at 2:00

Children aged 6-10 who are reading are invited to come and read to TeeTonka, a lovable golden retriever!  Bring a favorite book along or choose a book from our selection. There will be registration for this program with 15 minute time slots available from 2:00-3:15 to insure that every child gets their chance to meet TeeTonka. Sign up by calling the library at 224-7113 or emailing us at bowbakerfreelibrary@comcast.net.


PM Circulation Assistant position available
Application deadline Wednesday 4/1/2015
The Library is seeking to fill a part-time, four hours per week PM Circulation Desk Assistant position, focused on interacting with Library users at our main desk. The successful applicant should enjoy interacting with the public, be comfortable working with technology, exhibit a professional demeanor and attention to detail, and possess excellent communication skills. High school students 14 years of age and older whose schedule allows for a year-round commitment are encouraged to apply.

The days/hours for the position are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. every Wednesday, year-round. To apply, download the position description and the application.  Applications may be dropped off at the Library, mailed to Baker Free Library, 509 South Street, Bow, NH 03304, or emailed to bfldirector@comcast.net.

**The hours for this position are non-negotiable. Please do not apply if you know that you have a regular conflict during the listed position hours.**

The Baker Free Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Are you going out of town?
If you're concerned about not being available to pick up your reserved items, you can defer your reserves until you get back. Log in to your account to manage your reserved items or call the library at 224-7113.
Library Monthly Event Calendars
The following calendars are also available in print form at the library.  The calendars and descriptions refer to all classes, workshops, and events offered by the library for those months.  These files are in pdf format (you need free Adobe Reader software in order to download these files).

March 2015 Calendar
March 2015 program descriptions

April 2015 Calendar
April 2015 program descriptions

May 2015 Calendar
May 2015 program descriptions




Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting
Next meeting on 4/1/2015
The Baker Free Library Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday every month except July or when scheduling conflicts arise.

The next regular monthly meeting will be held Wednesday April 8, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. in the Library's Meeting Room. Members of the public are welcome to attend and listen to any meeting.  The next special meeting of the Trustees as part of the Lower Level Renovation Committee will take place on Wednesday April 1, 2015 at 7 p.m. in Meeting Room B of the Town Municipal Building, 10 Grandview Road. For more information call Lori Fisher, Library Director, at 224-7113 or email bfldirector@comcast.net.