Summer Reading Details & Events

How to get started!

Sign up at the Library starting June 22nd. Read an age appropriate book then choose a prize. Repeat until we run out of prizes! But remember, you must sign-up to participate.

The first 75 people who sign up get a bag of
White Mountain Kettle Corn made in lovely Henniker, NH!
A BIG Thanks to the White Mountain Kettle Corn company  for this donation!

Why should Kids have all the fun??

There’s a Summer Reading Weekly Raffle for Adults

  • One entry per week, per book you’ve read
  • Winner drawn every Tuesday July 2nd thru August 6TH

GRAND PRIZE DRAWING ON AUGUST 7th for a basket of local goods!
Includes items from Monadnock Berries, B&R Pizza and much more!

 

OUR SUMMER SPECIAL EVENTS

KICK-OFF EVENT with JODY SCALISE

Thursday, June 27 at 6:30pm

FUN FOR ALL AGES! “Jody Scalise sight gags and pratfalls his way through a perfectly timed act.” -Yankee Magazine

Critters ‘N Creatures

Saturday, July 20 at 11am @ Troy Elementary School

A fun, live animal show featuring eight animals, all of which dig, burrow or live underground. There may be a screaming hairy armadillo, rare marbled polecat, hedgehog, ferret, uromastyx lizard, box turtle, woma python, salamander and baby spotted skunk. Sponsored by the Byrne Foundation, IMLS, CHILIS, Cogswell Benevolent Trust, NHLA, & NH State Library.

Lego®Block Party Thursdays

Every Thursday from July 11th to August 15th at 3pm – 7pm. Use LEGO® blocks to create, design and build. The possibilities are endless. Everyone is welcome! OR use them any other time in the Library by checking them out .

Story Time is Wednesday

Diverse stories paired with a cool craft activity. Summertime inspired fun for all ages (this means you in the middle grades too!!!). Presented by Sheila “Dig it! ” Depew. Every Wednesday at 3:30p from June 26th to July 31st.

Weekly Raffle to win ice cream & an autographed book

Enter our weekly raffle for a chance to win an ice cream cone from the Central Square Cafe AND an autographed book.

Ice Cream Social (Wahoo, Free Ice Cream!!)

Join us on Wednesday, August 7th @ 6pm! The Library invites ALL the residents of Troy to visit us for our Annual Ice Cream Social!

storytelling with Marv Klassen-Landis!

Wednesday, July 24th at 3:15pm

The Children’s Literacy Foundation is sending us Vermont author Marv Klassen-Landis to do a special storytelling event this summer. Each child who attends will get to choose two brand-new books to take home for free!