Welcome to the first Great North Woods Libraries Community Read! 

Berlin, Gorham, and Randolph Public Libraries with White Mountains Community College Fortier Library are partnering to host a discussion of the book The Last Traverse, Tragedy and Resilience in the Winter Whites by New Hampshire native, Ty Gagne. Related to the theme of exploring north country mountains and forests, each library will also be hosting complimentary programs.

Completing our Community Read, all are invited to meet the author of The Last Traverse in a Zoom event on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at 6pm.  To attend this Zoom event, register below. Keep scrolling for more program opportunties!

Register for the Ty Gagne Zoom author talk on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at 6pm:

  • Contact your local Great North Woods Library to register for complimentary book discussions and events:

  • Many will be weather dependent.  Covid-19 and other safety protocols will be followed during all gatherings.
  • Berlin Public Library: 

  • June Book Discussion 
  • Edible Wild Plant Class (date TBD)
  • 603-752-5210 | librarian@berlinnh.gov
  • Randolph Public Library:

  • WMCC Fortier Library 

  • July Book Discussion 
  • Survival Presentation by Wayne Saunders (date TBD)
  • 603-342-3087 | wmcclibrary@wmcc.edu