News Flash

Posted on: March 13, 2023

New Exhibit of Student Artwork

Student Art Exhibit

Student artwork is now on view in the upper-level gallery space at Laconia Library. This exhibit features pieces from students in the following Laconia High School art classes: Evolution of Crafts, Painting, Exploring Art, Drawing, 3D Forms, and Graphic D...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: January 19, 2023

How to check out books for your book club

Tips for your Book Club

Have you been thinking about starting a book club? The library can help!

If you are not sure what book you would like to read, try a Reads-To-Go kit! A Reads-To-Go kit includes fifteen paperback copies of a book along with discussion questions to ask durin...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: December 26, 2022

Tips for Tech Help

Drop-In Tech Help

Tips for Tech Help

At drop-in tech help, we can help patrons with

  • The basics of how to navigate their laptop, smartphone, and tablets/e-readers
  • How to use social media
  • How to set up an email account
  • How to use Microsoft Office
  • How to use our Library apps, Hoopl...
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Library News Flash
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Participate in our New Display

Collection Display

Would you like to display your collection of treasures in the Children's Room?

Call (603) 524-4775 x602, email, or stop in to ask at the Children's Desk.

Library News Flash
Posted on: November 14, 2022

The Library has a telescope available to lend!

Check Out Our Telescope

Thanks to New Hampshire Astronomical Society (NHAS), the Library has a high-powered Orion Starblast #9814 4.5” Altazimuth Reflector tabletop telescope available to lend! NHAS provides telescopes prepared for public use at no cost to public libraries in Ne...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: November 1, 2022

Library Passes unavailble until next season

Closed for the season

Our two library passes are now unavailable until the spring. 

Castle in the Clouds season is from May 28th through October 23rd.

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center season is from May 1 through November 1.

Let us know what passes you're interested in...

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Additional Info... Library News Flash
Posted on: July 6, 2022

Welcome Our New Staff

Welcome to our new staff

The Laconia Public Library welcomes a new Director, Adult Services Librarian, Children's Librarian, and Children's Library Tech.


Hello. My name is Deann Hunter and I am the new Library Director.

I moved to NH from Pennsylvania after g...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Exciting Changes in the Laconia Public Library Children’s Room

Play-Based Learning

Laconia Public Library is thrilled to announce the addition of several play-based learning areas in the Children’s Room, made possible by NH State Library ARPA grant funding. These fun spaces are designed to spark imagination and encourage child-directed ...

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Library News Flash
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Library Book Sale

Library Book Sale

Check out the titles available on the library's book sale bookcase. Materials come primarily from donations we weren't able to use in our collection and some deselected items.


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Library News Flash
Posted on: March 28, 2022

New Phone Extension #s

new phone extensions

The city has upgraded the phone systems, and the library now has new extension numbers for when you call us.

Library Phone Number: (603) 524-4775

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Library News Flash