During the Stay-At-Home Period:

The library is currently open by appointment only. 

Our Interim operating hours are now: Tuesday & Wednesday: 10-6; Thursday & Friday: 10-4, Saturday: 10-2.

Curb-side pick up is available during our operating hours. 

Please use the book return bin for returning your checked out items.

Keep an eye on our website and on our Facebook pages for videos, activities, and more to keep you entertained and informed at home.

Stay safe, everyone.

Download Curbside instructional PDF


Resources while the library is closed to the public:

Hoopla is now available for our patrons!  To sign up for hoopla, you will need a valid Littleton Public Library card.

Your library card number (on the back of your card) is needed for registration. During registration, hoopla will ask you to enter an email address. This will be your username to log into our service. At this time, you are able to set a password for your account as well.

Littleton Public Library provides you 4 instant borrows each month. These digital borrows will reset every month and you can borrow more than one title at a time. Books are available for 21 days, videos are available for 72 hours, and music titles are available for 7 days after you borrow.

Sign up for hoopla at https://www.hoopladigital.com/


Our latest Hoopla video from Wendy and the library turtle puppet with some  book recommendations:

  • Breakfast with Buddha by Roland Merullo [audio-book and e-book]
  • The Boston Girl by Anita Diamont [audio-book read by actress Linda Lavin]
  • Ten Big Ones by Janet Evanovich [audio-book read by Lorelei King]
  • Jimmy Bluefeather by Kim Heacox [e-book]
  • The Rent Collector by Camron Wright [e-book]


Here is a video of Wendy with some library puppets on finding mystery books and audio books on Hoopla while the library is closed.


FREE digital downloads of audiobooks, eBooks, and the current issue of many popular magazines are now available to Littleton Public Library Members thanks to Friends of Littleton Public Library who are sponsoring the library’s participation in the New Hampshire Downloadable Audiobooks & eBooks Consortium.

Click here for more information about the service, and how to get your access code.


Gale is currently providing open access to the following interdisciplinary, curriculum-aligned resources that support online learning from pre-K through undergraduate:

Access Gale Resources Now  If prompted to enter a password, use the password open.


Access Databases from home:

If you have a valid Littleton Public Library Card you can now sign into HeritageQuest Online and EBSCO Host from home. 

Just call us at 444-5741 (Tues-Fri 9:30 to 4:00; Sat 10:00 to 2:00) and we will provide your login credentials.

Adult Programs and Events


Painting with Christine

While we are closed, Ms. Christine has been making instructional videos of some fun beginner art painting that you can do at home:


September 24th: Adventure awaits.
Join Ms. Christine for an online tutorial on painting a camping scene with acrylic.

Earlier painting tutorial videos can be viewed on our Painting with Christine Playlist on our YouTube channel.


Adult Crafternoon

Next craft and time will be posted here when we are open to the public again.

While we are closed, we have posted a couple of crafts/projects for you to do at home.

If you have any questions or would like to share photos of your projects, email Wendy at: LittLibCirc@gmail.com

September Crafternoon: No-Sew T-Shirt Totes

You will need:

  • Old t-shirt (the thicker the fabric, the sturdier the bag)
  • Sharp (fabric) scissors
  • Washable marker (optional)

Click on the following link for the step-by-step instructions:

No-Sew T-Shirt Totes Instructions


June Crafternoon: 3-D Paper Flowers with Button Centers

You will need:

  • Lightweight Paper (origami paper, magazine pages, wrapping paper)
  • Scissors
  • Glue or glue stick
  • Ruler and pencil or pen
  • Buttons or plastic gems

Clink on the following link for the step-by-step instructions:

June Crafternoon Instructions

 

 


Spring Crafternoon at Home [Every Day is Earth Day Idea] Repurpose an old t-shirt into a no-sew pillow cover or pillow.

Click on the following link for the step-by-step instructions:

Spring Crafternoon Instructions

If you have any questions or would like to share photos of your projects, email Wendy at: LittLibCirc@gmail.com

 


Book Stack Poem: Here’s a video we made, showing a way to be creative, using books you have at home.  The photo shows the result of the finished poem, and how the book titles were stacked to create a poem. 

Book Discussion Group

Meets the last Wednesday of the month at 11am.  Will start again when we are open to the public.

Special Events:

For those that were unable to attend the event, check out the video of our Tribute to Ellen Morrow.