Welcome to the Harvey-Mitchell Memorial Library

"A room without books is a body without a soul."


**We are closed Monday, January 16th for Martin Luther King Jr. Day**

Seacoast Storytellers Series: Irish Heritiage in the NH Seacoast Region presented by Michael Lang

Friday, January 20th @ 5 PM

As a part of the Seacoast Storytellers series Harvey-Mitchell Memorial Library is proud to present our stop on the tour with storyteller Michael Lang. Michael will be presenting a program on the Irish heritage of the NH Seacoast region. From “The Great Hunger” of the 1860’s to “No Irish Need Apply” in the early 1900’s, and beyond, Irish immigrants have left their footprints upon the rocky shore of New Hampshire. Through historical tales, folklore, and music Michael Lang will share some of their stories with us.

New Book Group

Wednesday, January 11th @ 7PM

Come and check out our new book group. For their first meeting they'll be discussing George Orwell's classic dystopian tale "1984". Join in the discussion and enjoy some tea and refereshments as well. This group will be meeting the 2nd Wed of every month going forward so stay tuned for more!

Sock Snowman Craft Day

Friday, January 13th

Join us for a fun craft day! Miss Eva will be helping make Sock Snowmen from socks filled with rice. Supplies are all provided so sign ups will be required. Stop by the Youth Room or call us to reserve your spot!

Take our Library Survey

We're looking for your feedback about Harvey-Mitchell Memorial Library! Tell us what you think about what we're doing here at the library, and how we can improve. Take a moment and fill out a copy at the library or take it online at this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/CDJ7HH3


Coloring for Adults

Drop-in Tuesdays all day for this fun and relaxing activity. We've got dozens of pages and designs along with all the materials you'll need to relax and enjoy this focus building activity. Rediscover the fun of staying in the lines!

New Saturday Hours Starting April 23rd: 10 AM- 2 PM

New Sunday Hours starting October 23rd: 12 PM-4 PM


Friends of the Library

Thursday, January 5th @  7 p.m.


Come join the Friends and help expand our building, services and resources!!

Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Tuesday, January 24th@ 7 PM in Epping Town Hall


  • Secretary's Report
  • Treasurer's Report
  • Director's/Youth Room Report
  • Other Business









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The Five Laws of Library Science

Dr. S. R. Ranganathan, considered the father of modern library science, published his 5 laws in 1931: Books are for use; Every reader his or her book; Every book its reader; Save the time of the reader; The library is a growing organism.