• 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.
  • Monthly Book Talks - 6/12/18

    We will meet Tuesday, June 12th at 12:30 p.m and 6:30 p.m.  This informal discussion group will be discussing the book The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks.  Questions?  Contact Amy at amy@bakerfreelib.org or call 224-7113.
  • Friends of BFL Book Donation Box

    The book donation drop off box is back outside for the summer months. If you have books you would like to donate, we will be happy to accept them on our Friends of the Baker Free Library Book Donation Day which falls on the last SATURDAY of each month. This month's Donation Day will be SATURDAY, May 26th  from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Questions? Please contact us at info@bakerfreelib.org or call 224-7113.
  • Coming to the Library for a Passport?

    For individuals who are visiting us in order to submit a Passport Application, please call or email us at 224-7113 or info@bakerfreelib.org to schedule an appointment in advance.  We CANNOT guarantee you will be assisted immediately if you do not make an appointment.  Appointment times are during our open hours Monday - Saturday, and take apporoximately 20-30 minutes per person.  We do not schedule appointments during the half hour before we close.
    Prior to your appointment, please take a moment to download this checklist to verify you will have what you need to submit your passport application or visit http://travel.state.gov.
  • Update: Interlibrary Loan

    If you are waiting on an interlibrary loan, the state's online system is down and will be until further notice. We can still do interlibrary loans, they may just take a bit longer than usual. We appreciate your patience as we work to get requests filled for everyone. Questions? Email Amy at amy@bakerfreelib.org.
  • Library Board of Trustees - Next Meeting

    The next regular monthly meeting of the Library Board of Trustees will be held on Wednesday, 6/13/18 at 5:15 pm in the Library's Welch Meeting Room. The public is always welcome to attend the meetings. Questions?  Email Lori Fisher, Library Director at lori@bakerfreelib.org.

Library Closures - May 26th and May 28th

The Library will be CLOSING EARLY at 2 p.m on Saturday, May 26th for our annual carpet cleaning and will be CLOSED on Monday, May 28th in observance of  Memorial Day.  We will reopen at our regular hours 10 am on Tuesday, 5/29/18.

Please remember that our book drop and CD/DVD drop are available 24/7, and that items may be renewed and reserved online through our catalog, using your library card number and the phone number associated with your account.

Free Yoga Class Bow residents - 6/2

As part of a facility rental agreement approved by the Library Trustees, Yoga NH (owned by Maureen Miller of Concord, NH), is pleased to offer FREE 1-hour yoga classes each month to Bow residents and library card holders!  These classes are suitable for all levels, and the  June class will be:

Saturday 6/2 from 9 am to 10 am

Classes will be held in the Library's Merrimack County Savings Bank Room in the Lower Level.  Because these classes are being held outside of library operating hours, participants will need to enter through the Lower Level door near the handicapped parking and ramp.  Registration is highly encouraged -  contact Lori Fisher, Library Director, at 224-7113 or lori@bakerfreelib.org. Thank you to Maureen Miller and Yoga NH for giving back to the Bow community as part of their paid use of our facilities for events and workshops!