• Are you going out of town?

    If you're concerned about not being available to pick up your reserved items, you can defer your reserves until you get back. Log in to your account to manage your reserved items or call the library at 224-7113.
  • Library Board of Trustees Monthly Meeting

    The Library Board of Trustees meets the 2nd Wednesday evening of the month, except for July.  The next monthly meeting will be held on Tuesday 8/8 at 5:15 pm at 7 Hooksett Turnpike. All Trustee meetings are open to the public.  Questions?  Contact Lori Fisher, Library Director, at 603-224-7113 or lori@bakerfreelib.org.
  • Monthly Book Talks

    Meets Tuesday, August 8th at 12:30 p.m and 6:30 p.m.  This informal discussion group will be discussing the book The Book of Aron by Jim Shepard.  Questions?  Contact Amy at amy@bakerfreelib.org or call 224-7113.
  • NH Senate District 16 Candidate Packets

    Download your packet here (pdf format) or pick up a hard copy at the LIbrary.  Special Election takes place on Tuesday 7/25 from 7 am to 7 pm at Bow Memorial School.

  • Telescope

    In case you didn't know, the Library has a telescope that patrons 18 years and older can check out for one week.  For more information, please email the Library at info@bakerfreelib.org or call 224-7113.  Also check out the Telescope Policy.

Part-Time Page Position Available

We are looking for a Library Page to work 2.5 - 5 hours per week, year round.  The hours are 2.5 hours every Tuesday, and 2.5 hours every other Saturday.  Time of work must occur during Library open hours.  The above work days are NOT negotiable.

The main job of the Library Page is to put materials away on the library shelves. This is an important task that allows the rest of the library staff to do their jobs well and provide great customer service.  We are looking for a detail-oriented individual who can work independently and enjoys physical movement. Ability to alphabetize and a professional demeanor are required. High school students are encouraged to apply if they are able to work the specified hours. Physical requirements include bending, reaching overhead, pushing a book cart, standing, and lifting 25 lbs.

Please download an application and job description here.  We will accept applications until Friday 8/4 at 7 pm, by email (lori@bakerfreelib.org) or mail/drop off.  Starting wage is $8.75 per hour.

The Baker Free Library is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For Those Who Need To Submit A Passport Application

For those individuals who are visiting us in order to submit a Passport Application, please call or email us at 224-7113 or info@bakerfreelib.org to schedule an appointment in advance.  We CANNOT guarantee you will be assisted immediately if you do not make an appointment.  Appointment times are during our open hours, Monday through Saturday, and take approximately 45 minutes per person. We do not schedule appointments or review applications during the half hour before we close each day.

Prior to your appointment, please take a moment to download this checklist to verify you will have what you need to submit your passport application or visit http://travel.state.gov.

For directions to the Library, visit our Directions page under the About Us tab above.

Movie of the Month - The Princess Bride

Monday, 8/7 at 6:30 p.m.

Family Movie Night! Join us for a movie showing in our newly renovated Lower Level.  Rated PG.  No registration is required.  Popcorn will be provided.