Kelley Library

 234 Main Street, Salem New Hampshire 03079

Mon - Tues 9-7
Wed - Fri 9-9
Saturday 9-2
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Things To Do @ Kelley

raffle Quilt Raffle

Stop by and purchase a raffle ticket for this WONDERFUL quilt.

It was donated by the Wednesday Group Merrimack Valley Quilters and quilted by Catherine Harnisch.

Tickets are $5 each.

Please stop by for the drawing at 10:30 on Saturday, October 4th.

Book Group

Salem Loves Seniors Book Group
The Gift of Years
by John Chittister

Wednesday, September 30th from 10:30 to 11:30 AM

Drop by for a disccusion with our new daytime Book Group. Salem Loves Seniors book Group will be facilitated by Greystone Farm.

This book group is open to all. Copies of this book are available at the circulation desk.

Book Group

Salem, NH Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Group
The Doomsday Book
by Connie Willis

Wednesday, October 1st 7:30 to 8:30 PM

This book group is open to all. Copies of this book are available at the circulation desk.

Book Group

Non-Fiction Book Group
A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
by Ismael Beah

Wednesday, October 8th from 7 to 8:30 PM

This book group is open to all. Copies of this book are available at the circulation desk.

Conversations Conversations@Kelley
Thursday, October 16th
from 1:00 to 3:00 PM

Looking for some great conversation? Join us for this monthly program which offers an opportunity for thoughtful conversation.

This month's topic: Are sports fans hypocritical regarding the behavior of profesional athletes? Joan Fardella will be the leader/guide of the conversations.


K.L.A.S -- Lecture
Big Trees of New Hampshire
with Kevin Martin

Thursday, October 16th from 7 to 8:45 PM

Kevin Martin is a builder of wooden boats and the author of Big Trees of New Hampshire: Short Hikes to the Biggest Trees in New Hampshire from the Seacoast to the North Country.

His talk tonight will bring you through the woods (and into some cities) all over New Hampshire to find the most impressive trees in the state.

KLAS Ladies' Night at Kelley
Thursday, October 23rd
from 6 to 8 PM

Shauna Gullbrand, a local life coach, will be hosting a new series of programs designed exclusively for women in the Salem community.

October's topic will be: Follow Your Bliss

These programs are designed to make you feel more positive about yourself and enjoy what is good about you. This will be program where judgment and criticism are left at the door.

New & Notable


Wireless Printing from Laptops

We now offer patrons the ability to print in-house from a laptop. Instructions can be found here.

Summer Program


The TumbleBook Library is a collection of interactive animated talking storybooks for children. Children can read the text themselves or have the stories read to them. Stories are available in English, Spanish, French and Chinese. This is an excellent learning experience for young children.


eBook Class. If you have an eBook reader, this class is for you. Come and learn how you can download eBooks from our Overdrive service in this hands-on demonstration. Overdrive is funded cooperatively by New Hampshire libraries and allows our patrons to download popular titles at no cost to them. Be sure to bring your eReader and its USB cable. You can view a list of compatible devices here.

Registration is required for these classes. To register, fill out this online registration form or call the Reference desk at 898-7064.