Welcome to the Lane Memorial Library

9 AM - 8 PM
9 AM - 5 PM
Hours and Contact
Monday - Thursday
Friday - Saturday

Telephone: (603) 926-3368
Children's Room: (603) 926-4729
Email: library@hampton.lib.nh.us

Soup Day!
Soup of the Americas Plan to join us on Monday, October 13th for our 3rd annual Columbus Day Family Soup Cook-off.  The soup tasting (with prizes!) by library patrons will begin at 12 Noon, and local chef Ron Boucher will host a professional soup demonstration at 1 PM.  Entry Forms must be turned in by 8 PM on October 8th.

North Sea Gas Concert
North Sea Gas ConcertA favorite for years at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, popular Scottish folk group North Sea Gas will present a free concert at the Lane Memorial Library on Tuesday, October 14th at 6:30 PM in the downstairs Lane Room.  Don't miss it!

Navigating Difficult Conversations
Gina Genest Local counselor Gina Genest will be offering two seminars that explore ways of managing the difficult and prickly interactions that life often throws our way.  The free sessions will be on Tuesday, September 30th and Tuesday, October 7th in our downstairs Lane Room from 6 - 7:30 PM.

Reserve Museum Passes Online
Museum Pass Reservations Thanks to funding by the Friends of the Lane Memorial Library , patrons may now reserve our Museum Passes online up to a week in advance.  Reduced-admission or free passes are available to any Hampton resident with a library card.  See our list of Museums with hours of operation and driving directions.

E-books and Audiobooks
Downloadable books
Access downloadable e-books and audiobooks with your library card from New Hampshire Overdrive.  Learn about Overdrive e-books on our Tutorials page

Free Wowbrary Newsletter
Wowbrary Sign up here for a weekly e-mail newsletter listing books, DVDs, audiobooks and CDs that are new to the collection each week.  The current newsletter is always available here on the Lane Library website.

Book Groups Book Groups

The Twilight Book Group
Tue., 10/7/2014, 6:30 PM
We are all completely beside ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler
List of upcoming titles
The Thursday Group
Thu., 10/16/2014, 1:00 PM
Middlemarch by George Eliot
List of upcoming titles
Youth Book Discussion
Every other Thursday, 3:30 PM

Bingo Game Seniors Bingo

The library and Town Recreation Dept. co-sponsor a Bingo game for Seniors every Friday at 1 PM.  All are invited!

Bridge Club Bridge Club

The library also hosts a Bridge Club for Seniors every Tuesday at 11:45 AM, Wednesday at 9:30 AM, and Thursday at 12:30 PM.

Games at the Library
Game Day Want to play X-Box games on our giant screen in the Lane Room?  Join us on the last Friday of each month at 2:30 PM for some video game fun.  Open to ages 10 and older. We also have a small screen system set up in the Teen Room upstairs where you can play a number of different X-Box and Wii games . Ask at the Reference Desk if you are interested.

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