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  • New England's foremost lighthouse authority Jeremy D'Entremont will visit the library via Zoom on Wednesday, June 16th, at 6:30pm to tell the history of New England's historic and picturesque...
  • The Merrimack Public Library goes live on Spotify to bring you a new podcast series for teens, Out on a Tangent! Join youth services librarians Cathy and Sam on a journey through teen literature,...
  • Registration is now open for the library's Summer Reading Program! The 2021 Summer Reading Program will begin on June 23rd and conclude on August 11th. During this time, users can participate to log...
  • The Merrimack Historical Society's traveling photo exhibit of 10 historic school buildings is now on display at the library! This floating exhibit showcases 10 historic school buildings that...
  • The Library is open to the public for browsing, indoor assistance, and computer use! Although we are thrilled to have our members in the building, we will be enforcing the following "Pop In &...

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The Town of Merrimack is seeking applicants for the full-time position of Deputy Finance Director.
Our NH Driving Test database now includes permit tests for all US states!
The Wastewater Division of Public Works is seeking a full-time Mechanic II.

Upcoming Events

June 16
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Everyone knows that there's "something about lighthouses" that gives them broad appeal, but their vital role in our history and culture is little appreciated. Our early nation was built on maritime economy, and lighthouses were part of the system... Read More
June 17
7:00pm - 8:30pm
During the COVID-19 building closure, the Library's Writers' Group will be meeting virtually. This is an informal gathering where you can discuss what you are working on, what you are reading, where you are submitting your work, and more.  We've... Read More
June 23
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Attendees of this interactive program will learn practical, easy-to-implement, and affordable ways to reduce their dependency on single-use plastics. Learn to cut down on the amount of waste you produce with your grocery shopping, cooking, and... Read More
June 24
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join me on Zoom to help caregivers boost a love of learning to help children in a variety of age groups! Caregivers will also be able to bounce ideas off of each other. We'll talk about early literacy, bullying, math skills, social/emotional... Read More
June 25
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Join us on Zoom for family trivia, via Kahoot! Feel free to eat dinner with us and gather the family around to test your knowledge! We encourage you to use two devices, one for streaming with us and one to participate. We will be using ... Read More
June 28
10:00am - 7:00pm
June 16
5:30pm - 6:00pm
Join our Graphic Novel Club, now coming to you via the internet! For the time being, our meetings will be hosted via Zoom video call. All graphic novel selections will be available for free via the library's subscription to Hoopla.  Each month we... Read More
June 17
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Elementary Explorers is a once-a-month exploratory program for elementary-aged children. Each month we will set up a home STEM experiment. Then, stay tuned as results are revealed. Will the results of your experiment at home match the results of our... Read More
June 17
5:00pm - 5:15pm
Show us your favorite Flower or floral treatMaybe it's a decorated cake or sugar cookies, or festive brownies... Send us a picture of your best creation by email, we'll post it on Facebook and open it up to the... Read More
June 21
10:30am - 11:00am
Join us on... Read More
June 21
12:30pm - 12:30pm
Come make a snack or edible mess with Miss Jenny! Will we make pig bagels? Teddy bear toast? Donut spiders? Subscribe to our ... Read More
June 22
10:00am - 10:00am
To celebrate the 275th birthday of the town of Merrimack, Merri the Platypus will be placed across town with trivia facts about certain parts of town history. Can you find Merri be the hints and pictures? Questions? Don't hesitate to reach out by... Read More
June 16
5:30pm - 6:00pm
Join our Graphic Novel Club, now coming to you via the internet! For the time being, our meetings will be hosted via Zoom video call. All graphic novel selections will be available for free via the library's subscription to Hoopla.  Each month we... Read More
June 17
5:00pm - 5:15pm
Show us your favorite Flower or floral treatMaybe it's a decorated cake or sugar cookies, or festive brownies... Send us a picture of your best creation by email, we'll post it on Facebook and open it up to the... Read More
June 17
7:00pm - 8:30pm
During the COVID-19 building closure, the Library's Writers' Group will be meeting virtually. This is an informal gathering where you can discuss what you are working on, what you are reading, where you are submitting your work, and more.  We've... Read More
June 18
7:00pm - 8:30pm
It's the age of the geek! Stretch your fandom muscles with this trivia competition to kick off summer reading on Friday, June 18th at 7 PM. We'll hang out via Zoom to share favorite facts about the fandoms in... Read More
June 21
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Come join our virtual anime club, now meeting via Zoom! We meet once a month to hang out, chat, and watch anime together. At our June meeting, we'll be watching Redline, a pedal-to-the-metal action film about the galaxy's most dangerous... Read More
June 22
3:30pm - 4:00pm
Join us on Instagram live for a read aloud book club! We'll be reading chapter books together every Tuesday at 3:30! 
June 15
7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monthly Business Meeting of the Merrimack Public Library Board of Trustees will be meeting in the Memorial Room of the Town Hall Complex.  Agenda. The... Read More
June 17
7:00pm - 8:30pm
During the COVID-19 building closure, the Library's Writers' Group will be meeting virtually. This is an informal gathering where you can discuss what you are working on, what you are reading, where you are submitting your work, and more.  We've... Read More
June 23
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Kick off summer reading with our concert in the park, starring Miss Julieann and Mr. Joey! The concert will be held Wednesday, June 23 at 6 PM in partnership with Merrimack Parks & Recreation department. The summer reading theme... Read More
June 28
10:00am - 7:00pm
July 01
7:00pm - 8:30pm
During the COVID-19 building closure, the Library's Writers' Group will be meeting virtually. This is an informal gathering where you can discuss what you are working on, what you are reading, where you are submitting your work, and more.  This... Read More
July 07
5:00pm - 6:00pm
The Merrimack Public Library Development Fund Committee was... Read More