Museum Passes

This winter visit one of five nearby museums or one fantastic ski area with your Jackson Library card!

Deep winter reading

In addition to this month’s Book Group, I read Sweep: A Girl and her Monster and loved it. A good story, but also some terrific existential stuff in there. I also feel it’s part of my job (punishment?) to read the books I buy that no one is checking out. There were a lot in January!

I choose A Ladder to the Sky and I really think ya’ll have missed the mark on this one. … Read more

Book group and the weather

The Conway Library has already announced they are closing at 5pm; SAU9 has canceled after-school activities; and the weather forecast says it is going to get bad fast. I’m not willing to say we’ll close early just yet, but we were scheduled to have our discussion of When Books Went To War by Molly Guptill Manning this afternoon. I would like to reschedule that discussion to NEXT WEEK: Tuesday February 19th at 4:30pm.

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Story Book Trail is open!

We are thrilled to announce that the story book trail behind the library is open again. We were out this morning with our sled, spikes, and drill to mount the frames and install the wonderful story, Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin. The story book trail starts behind the library and then goes CLOCKWISE – this is opposite from last year’s. So, read the first sign and turn to your left. … Read more