James E. Nichols Memorial Library

  • Historical Photo
    Historical Postcard ca. 1910. The historic Moulton House, Center Harbor's first hotel, is visible through the trees to the right. It was built in 1835 and sadly demolished in 1951.

Dedicated in 1910, the James E. Nichols Memorial Library is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Nichols Memorial Library is open to residents of Center Harbor,  people from neighboring  communities and summer visitors.  The library circulates books, audios, DVDs and eBooks, offers WiFi and computer access, and provides copying and FAX services. Visit us at centerharborlibrary.org.

By State Law, the Library Board of Trustees is the governing body of the James E. Nichols Memorial Library.  The Trustees meet on the 4th Monday of each month at 10:00am at the Library.  The public is welcome to attend.

Image of library books

"No place is as totally democratic as the town library.  The only entrance requirement is interest." - Lady Bird Johnson