Museum Passes

New in 2017, borrow a day pass for one of seven area museums. Phone us or visit our museum page to reserve.

Upcoming events


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Oldie but goodie!

Why local libraries deserve our support

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Bryant Tolles, Jr. will share the history and architecture of the grand resort hotel phenomenon and hospitality tourism in the White Mountains of New Hampshire from the pre-Civil War era to the ... See more

Bryant Tolles, Jr. will share the history and architecture of the grand resort hotel phenomenon and hospitality tourism in the White Mountains of New Hampshire from the pre-Civil War era to the ... See more

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We have several of these on the shelf including Rich People Problems, The Leavers, Dragon Teeth, Shattered, and No One Is Coming to Save Us. See you at 10 tomorrow.

Looking for a good summer read? Check out this list from The NY Times:
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/05/25/books/books-to-breeze-through-this-summer.html
Remember, if we don't have a book we're happy ... See more

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Art in Bloom on Saturday

We are looking forward to hosting some amazing floral arrangements on Saturday for Art in Bloom! The Library will be open extended hours for browsing, reading, and taking in the sights.

“Walking Tour of Jackson”
A Floral Interpretation of Art

Our annual Gift to the Valley

Presented by the Mountain Garden Club

Saturday, June 24, 2017 * 10AM-4PM

Eight venues identified within the Village, and brochures available at each location: Jackson Public Library, RiverWood Inn, Ravenwood Curio Shoppe, Snowflake Inn, Whitney Community Center, Jackson Historical Society, Old Jackson Library, Ellis River Gallery.

Also three outside locations on the route: Wildcat Inn and Tavern, Jackson Community Church, Thompson House Eatery

Floral design demonstration offered by Dutch Bloemen Winkel at 11:30AM. at the Whitney Center.

Light Refreshments offered 11:30AM – 3PM

This event is Free and open to the Public – rain or shine. Good Parking everywhere.

Upcoming titles for book group

The Library’s Book Group met last night. We discussed the graphic memoir book, Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi. Like many people, I think, I had sneered at graphic novels as comic books and put them low on my academic-value scale. (Don’t we all have one?) Having read two now, I have really come around to the genre as able to communicate in a completely new and different way.

Discussing a book always surprises me … Read more

The value of library services

We collect careful statistics about how the Library is used in Jackson. It helps us to see trends and meet needs. Since 2016 has ended and the budget for 2017 is settled, I thought you may be interested to know the value of the services we provided to the community at large.

I entered our 2016 Annual Statistics into the Library Value Calculator and received a figure of $311,210. This approximates the total … Read more