Welcome to the Meriden Library located in the beautiful village of Meriden within the town of Plainfield, New Hampshire. Visit our library to browse our collection of current and classic books, periodicals, audio books and videos. The library has three public access computers and free WiFi available for patron use.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten Print E-mail


NH 1000 Books Before Kindergarten is an early literacy initiative that encourages families to read to their young children and to use the resources of their public libraries.

The Plainfield Public Libraries are offering the program to families with children birth - 5 years.

Register at the Meriden Library or the Philip Read Memorial Library and receive a free tote bag with a new book and a starter kit.

October Events PDF Print E-mail

Halloween Open House

Tuesday, October 25 4-6pm

Bring the kids for Halloween pumpkin decorating, crafts and refreshments.

Drop by whenever is convenient for you.  Come in costume in you like!


New York Times Best Selling Author Michael Tougias Present on His Book

The Finest Hours: The True Story of U S Coast Guard's Most Daring Sea Rescue

Friday October 28, 6:30 pm

At the Aidron Duckworth Museum

Sponsored by the Friends of the Meriden Library