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Summer Reading & Learning

As a member of the Collaborative Summer Library Program (CSLP), the New Hampshire State Library (NHSL) in partnership with the Children’s Librarians of New Hampshire (CLNH) provides libraries with resources for offering high quality summer reading program

Summer Learning Grant 2023

The NH State Library is very thankful for the continued support of the Summer Learning Grant and advancement of learning opportunities for youth in New Hampshire Public Libraries from the Jack and Dorothy Byrne Foundation and the Saul O. Sidore Memorial Foundation in memory of Rebecca Lee Spitz. We thank all the libraries who applied for the 2023 Summer Learning Grant round and announce that the following  are the 2023 recipients.

Allenstown Public Library                             STEM Adventure Backpacks

Belmont Public Library                                 Chromebooks for Tech Programs

Philbrick-James Library-Deerfield                Nature Programming

Abbie Greenleaf Library-Franconia              River Life Presentation, Microbiology Kits/Books

Marc A. Hurzeler MD Library-Jefferson        Preschool & Teen Summer Programs

William D. Weeks Library-Lancaster            Tablets for Tech Programs

Lincoln Public Library                                   6 Week Creative Writing and Art Journaling Program

Gale Library-Newton                                    Science, Nature & Art Kits

Moosilauke Public Library-N. Woodstock     Music and Nature Kits

Hall Memorial Library-Northfield                   Youth Makerspace

Sandown Public Library                                 STEM Kits

Hill Library-Strafford                                       Book Buddies Program



This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the New Hampshire State Library.