ATTENTION LIBRARY PATRONS! We need 5-10 minutes of your help!  Please complete the survey below and help us reach our goal of 500 responses. Every member of the family is welcome to complete this survey.  You can also pick up paper copies at the library.

Click on the link for the survey below:


Thank you!

Check out a Ukulele!
The library now lends a ukulele! Kit also includes a harmonica for duets! Lending period is 1 week! Located at the front desk.

Holiday Closings- January 21

Kanopy Is Coming on February 1st!

What is Kanopy? Kanopy is a popular on demand film streaming service that will be available for free with your library card! You can get 4 titles per month.
Library card holders can access Kanopy and sign up to start streaming films on instantly by visiting smythpl.kanopy.com. Films can be streamed from any computer, television, mobile device or platform by downloading the Kanopy app for iOS, Android, AppleTV, Chromecast or Roku.
With the motto of “thoughtful entertainment,” Kanopy provides patrons with access to films of unique social and cultural value; films that are often difficult or impossible to access elsewhere, and programming that features diversity, with a wide array of foreign language films and films on race, and current affairs. Kanopy also offers Kanopy Kids, with categories include TV Series, Learning Languages, Animated Storybooks, Anime Favorites, Classic Films and Movies for the Whole Family.


Buy a Candia Conservation Commission 2019 calendar! Calendars are $10 each.

Teen Creative Club

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We’re proud to announce that we are now doing book delivery services for anyone who cannot come to the library! Please contact the library online or by phone if you would like us to deliver to you! Forms are available online under the “services” tab and at the library!

You can also print out the monthly calendar to view:


Please visit our new Volunteer Your World Page for information on who in the town of Candia is looking for volunteers.

I am neither walls nor shelves,
Nor even the books that stand in rows;
I am the wisdom of the universe
Captured and arranged for you;
I am an open door…Enter!

Welcome to the new website!

Welcome to your library!