The Gay-Kimball Library is a Public Library made possible by Walter N. Gay’s land donation in 1927 and a bequest from Warren Kimball’s estate in 1945.
Our mission is to meet the recreational and informational needs of the community in a creative, professional and welcoming manner. The Library will offer diverse resources and provide a community meeting place for people of all ages.
What’s going on at the Library?
- Book Discussion Group: Third Tuesday of the month at 4pm
- Story Time: Thursdays @ 4:15pm, June 23-July 28
The Library will be closing early at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27th. Please plan on visiting us before 6:30 Wednesday or during our regular hours on Tuesday, Thursday or Saturday.
Did you Know?
- We now offer 40 magazines you can download to your device. Read your favorite magazines such as WIRED, Bon Appétit, Organic Gardening, Game Informer and more! All you need is one of our Library Cards (or know your number. It’s on your printed receipt), a free NOOK® account (no credit card needed!) and NOOK® app. You’ll find step-by-step instructions here.
- Need Help with Applying for a Job? Try our Online Job and Career Resources
For a Slice in History:
- For Here, There Once Were Mills: Perkins Pond Brook, Troy, N.H.: This document by Jennifer Adam tells the history of two small 19th century watermills in eastern Troy.
- HeritageQuest & Ancestry Library: two great genealogy databases offering a treasure trove of information. Call or email for the passwords. (available only to Troy taxpayers).
- Read the Troy History booklets Troy 1815-1965 Sesquicentennial & Troy – As It Was 1815-1990 online. Find the links under Troy History at the top of the page or simply click on the titles above.