News Flash

Posted on: September 27, 2023

NH Philharmonic Orchestra Pass

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Join the New Hampshire Philharmonic Orchestra for their 119th season, and their 6th at Seifert Performing Arts Center at Salem High School. Please note several different venue locations this season including LaBelle Winery in Derry, Plymouth State Univers...

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Additional Info... Library News Flash
Posted on: May 18, 2023

New Library Pass Available

NH Historical Society Pass

NH Historical Society

The independent nonprofit that saves, preserves, and shares New Hampshire history.

The pass is valid for up to 4 adults per visit.

Restrictions: This pass does not grant any discounts to patrons, or grant access to discounts fo...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: April 1, 2023

Are you an expert?

Community Involvement Are you an expert

The Laconia Public Library is interested in hearing from its community members. Are you an expert in a skill, trade, or topic? The Library is planning future programming and is looking for contributors to lead presentations. Do you want to share your know...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: January 19, 2023

How to check out books for your book club

Tips for your Book Club

Have you been thinking about starting a book club? The library can help!

If you are not sure what book you would like to read, try a Reads-To-Go kit! A Reads-To-Go kit includes fifteen paperback copies of a book along with discussion questions to ask durin...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: December 26, 2022

Tips for Tech Help

Drop-In Tech Help

Tips for Tech Help

At drop-in tech help, we can help patrons with

  • The basics of how to navigate their laptop, smartphone, and tablets/e-readers
  • How to use social media
  • How to set up an email account
  • How to use Microsoft Office
  • How to use our Library apps, Hoopl...
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Library News Flash
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Participate in our New Display

Collection Display

Would you like to display your collection of treasures in the Children's Room?

Call (603) 524-4775 x602, email, or stop in to ask at the Children's Desk.

Library News Flash
Posted on: November 14, 2022

The Library has a telescope available to lend!

Check Out Our Telescope

Thanks to New Hampshire Astronomical Society (NHAS), the Library has a high-powered Orion Starblast #9814 4.5” Altazimuth Reflector tabletop telescope available to lend! NHAS provides telescopes prepared for public use at no cost to public libraries in Ne...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: July 6, 2022

Welcome Our New Staff

Welcome to our new staff

The Laconia Public Library welcomes a new Director, Adult Services Librarian, Children's Librarian, and Children's Library Tech.


Hello. My name is Deann Hunter and I am the new Library Director.

I moved to NH from Pennsylvania after g...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Exciting Changes in the Laconia Public Library Children’s Room

Play-Based Learning

Laconia Public Library is thrilled to announce the addition of several play-based learning areas in the Children’s Room, made possible by NH State Library ARPA grant funding. These fun spaces are designed to spark imagination and encourage child-directed ...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Library Book Sale

Library Book Sale

Check out the titles available on the library's book sale bookcase. Materials come primarily from donations we weren't able to use in our collection and some deselected items.


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Library News Flash
Posted on: March 28, 2022

New Phone Extension #s

new phone extensions

The city has upgraded the phone systems, and the library now has new extension numbers for when you call us.

Library Phone Number: (603) 524-4775

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