March 12, 2021

Zoom With Us, Anyway

Seed Starting registration filled up quickly, so all of our kits are reserved. BUT we would still love to have anyone who is interested in attending the virtual presentation with Master Gardener Ron Trexler, happening on Thursday, March 18 at 6 PM!
Email Adult Programming Librarian Maria for the Zoom link:
Now Accepting Applications for a Part Time Children's Library Assistant!
Nesmith Library is looking for a service-oriented individual to work 20 hours per week on a set schedule: Monday 3-8 PM, Wednesday 9 AM-4 PM, Thursday 2-6 PM, and Alternating Saturdays 9 AM-4 PM

Primary duties include assisting with development and implementation of all library services of children from infants through 12th grade, in conjunction with Youth Services staff. Help children and parents find materials, create displays and assist with organization of all children’s room projects.
Read and Download the Full Job Description Closing date April 2, 2021

Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Library Director Sylvie Brikiatis, at or deliver directly to Nesmith Library, 8 Fellows Road, Windham, NH. 
Children's Takeaway Craft: All Ages,
Mondays, 10 AM-7 PM, while supplies last! No registration.

Ask about our box of random crafts if we have run out, or you are looking for activities to do together anytime!

Tween Foodie Challenge [Pick Up]
Wednesday, March 17
For Tweens in Grades 4-8
No registration, while supplies last.
Do you like food, cooking, and experiments? We'll be providing you with mystery ingredients for you to take home, and using the supplies in your own kitchen, try to create something delicious!
Questions, or want to share your creations? Email Molly at

March Preschool Storytime
Thursday, March 18, 10:30 AM
Registration Required (Zoom)
For Children Ages 3-5

We're inviting our storytime friends to join us for March Preschool Storytime on Zoom! Like previous Preschool Storytimes, this will be an 'independent' storytime. We encourage caregivers to help with logging in, and then give their children space to participate on their own. Questions? Email Youth Services Librarian Molly at


Spring Storytime (FB Live)
Friday, March 26, 10:30 AM
No registration, join us live!
For Children of All Ages

Join us for a Spring Storytime on Facebook Live, Friday, March 26, starting at 10:30 AM!  We will read stories, sing, and maybe dance together! Comment to let us know you are there during this virtual storytime on Facebook Live (visit the main Nesmith Library page at the time of the event to watch live!) Questions? Email Azra at
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Reading Anything Great? Submit Book Reviews!
Open to any teens (grades 9-12) in Windham. You do NOT have to be a TAG member to submit book reviews!

Nesmith Library publishes book reviews written by teens on our website! All teens need to do is read a book (it does not have to be a teen book, but should be appropriate for your reading level), write a substantive review, and submit it through our Google Form! You can also follow our reviews on Goodreads.

Questions? Email Teen Services Librarian Molly at
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[Pick Up/Virtual] Seed Starting with Master Gardener Ron Trexler - A UNH Extension Program
PICK UP: Tuesday, March 16, 10 AM-7 PM (Registration Has Closed)
VIRTUAL: Thursday, March 18, 6 PM - Please email Maria for the Zoom meeting link, you are welcome even if you missed the pick up kit registration!
For Adults ages 16 & Up

Spring is right around the corner, and there is no better time to start vegetable seeds!  On Thursday, March 18 at 6 PM during our Seed Starting Zoom presentation, Master Gardener Ron Trexler will guide us through the process of starting seeds indoors. Ron will cover the pros and cons of starting seeds, how to get started, best practices for moisture, fertilization, light and temperature needs, what to grow and how to plan, different types of potting soil, seedling problems, and hardening off your plants. He will also be answering your questions!

Ron Trexler has been a Master Gardener and a member of the Speakers Bureau for a number of years. He is also instrumental is assisting with each new class of Master Gardeners that are taught twice yearly.

If you have any questions or you would like the Zoom meeting link to attend the virtual presentation, please call the library at 603-432-7154 or email Adult Programming Librarian Maria at

[Virtual] An Architectural Tour of the World
Thursday, March 25, 6 PM - For Adults ages 16 & Up
Registration Required (Zoom)

Have the itch to travel? Want to see some amazing architecture? Then join us virtually on Thursday, March 25 at 6 PM, when educational entertainer, Martina Mathisen takes us around the globe to discover the fantastic super structures that have stunned the world. Of the one hundred super structures that stand on our planet today, the first fifty took eighty years in total to build. The second fifty have taken just five years! What is happening in architecture today is breathtaking, and just because the pandemic has severely restricted travel, doesn't mean that we have to miss out! Avoid airports, crowds, waiting lists, and standing room only status, and take an architectural tour of the world with us from the comfort of your home. Click here for a video sneak preview of this program!

Martina Mathisen is an educational entertainer and an award-winning speaker from Illinois, who has performed at hundreds of organizations and facilities since 2012. Visit Martina's website for more information!

If you have any questions, please call the library at 603-432-7154 or email Adult Programming Librarian Maria at

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Please call your neighbors, friends, and family who may have missed our updates, and who may benefit from our services and resources. Please encourage them to reach out to us with any questions at all. We have many virtual services available from home, and we want to help!
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