Ask any Canadian "Who is Walt Wingfield?", and you will likely be met with a delighted smile of recognition. Comic actor Rod Beattie has been bringing the iconic character of stockbroker-turned-farmer to life on
The building now known as the old Hampton District Courthouse has a long and storied history. Built in 1873 as the Center Grammar School on Winnacunnet Rd., it was moved in 1916 to its present location across from the library. Since then it has served as Hampton's first public Kindergarten, the American Legion Post #35 hall, and Fire Station #2 from 1932 until 1978 , when it officially became the Courthouse. In 2005 the building was declared uninhabitable due to mold and asbestos contamination, and retired from public service.
Hampton author Brad Boucher recently spoke at the library about his love of horror and suspense fiction and the challenges and rewards of writing in that genre. As a surprise to his audience, he revealed at the end of his talk that he is holding a "Name My Next Book!" contest to celebrate the publication of his newest fiction work this summer in Nook and Kindle format. How does it work? Based on the plot details below, create a title for the book and email it to the author at email@example.com. On June 15th, 20