Adult Programs at the Dunbarton Public Library
Events in November:
Tuesday, November 14, 6:30 PM
Robert Rogers of the Rangers, Sponsored by NH Humanities
"The famous Major Rogers" renown was such that he became at one time the single-best-known American on both sides of the Atlantic, even attaining what Washington had sought, yet never achieved. But who was this frontier farmer, raised in Dunbarton?
Presented by George Morrison of Bow
Wednesday, November 15, NOON
Bring your lunch and join our lively discussion!
Bel Canto by Ann Patchett
Tuesday and Thursday, November 28 and November 30, 5:30-7:30 PM
Tuesday and Thursday, December 5 and 7, 5:30-7:30 PM NO SPOTS LEFT!
Introductory Fly Tying with Instructor Scott Biron
The NH Fish and Game Department's "Let's Go Fishing" Program will offer a free four evening introductory course at the Dunbarton Public Library.
Age 15 and up.
Learn to tie several fly patterns that are commonly used on New Hampshire waters. Participants will be introduced to the use of all the basic tools and materials necessary to tie flies, and learn what the flies imitate. Discussion of insect anatomy, and why a particular fly is used.
Instructor Scott Biron cut his teeth learning to tie flies and fly fish back in the1960s in the North County of New Hampshire. He has fished many of the streams north of Route 26 in NH, and his favorite is the Androscoggin River. An active fly tying instructor for NH Fish & Game, and is popular tying and instructing in regional shows. Scott was awarded the 2017 NH Traditional Arts Grant and studied under Peggy Brenner. He has a strong interest in historical NH fly tyers and their lost patterns and has published, researched, instructed as well as demonstrated many of these lost NH fly patterns. He enjoys instructing individuals of all ages in the art of fly tying and is known for including the history of these tyers and their flies in his instruction. Each year he is an volunteer instructor at NH Fish & Games Camp Barry's Fish Camp where he instructs over 50 campers in fly tying and fly fishing. A member of the Catskill Fly Tyers Guild and a recent author for the NH Wildlife Journal with an article on Caddis Flies.
Events in December
Saturday, December 9, 11:00-1:00
Like putting together puzzles? Have a collection of used puzzle boxes? Looking for a new challenging puzzle?
Come and swap with other fellow puzzle-masters. All welcome with a puzzle to swap.
Puzzles are a great winter activity!
Wednesday, December 20, 12-1:30
NO BOOK Book Discussion and Party!
Join us as we come together to share ideas for next year's book discussion choices. Bring a refreshment to share.
Men's Coffee meets every Friday morning at 9:00 AM
Dunbarton Inspiration Group meets the first and third Tuesday at 6:30 PM