Monday, August 31, 2009

Welcome Back Students!

Whether you're brand-new or returning as a WMCC student, stop by and
visit the library when you have a few minutes between classes. We've got new and improved computers and some amazing databases to help with all your research needs.

Our regular hours are Monday-Thursday 7 a.m.- 9 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
and Saturday 9 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Don't hesitate to ask for help!

Monday, August 24, 2009

Three Cups of Tea

For the September meeting, the lunchtime book discussion group will be talking about Three Cups of Tea, by Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin.

"In Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace...One School at a Time, Greg Mortenson, and journalist David Oliver Relin, recount the journey that led Mortenson from a failed 1993 attempt to climb Pakistan's K2, the world's second highest mountain, to successfully establish schools in some of the most remote regions of Afghanistan and Pakistan." From the authors' website

The discussion will be on September 11th at noontime. Copies of the book are available in the library--bring your lunch!

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Fall Lecture Series

This fall, the WMCC Fortier Library is once again teaming up with the Berlin Public Library and the NH Humanities Council to host an evening lecture series open to the community. Each of the three events are on Wednesdays and begin at 7 p.m. and will be held in the WMCC Fortier Library. Admission is free and light refreshments will be served.

The first is on September 16th, Edie Clark will present a lecture titled "Baked Beans and Fried Clams"

On October 7th, Cheryl Savageau will present "American Quilt Traditions"

And on October 28th, Rebecca Rule will present "That Reminds Me of a Story"