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.

An Evening of Poetry Print E-mail


April Is National Poetry Month

Join the Friends of the Meriden Library

For An Evening of Poetry

With Guest Poet Laura Davies Foley

Tuesday, April 4 at 6:30pm

Meriden Town Offices, Main Street, Meriden

Everyone is invited to read or recite a favorite poem, or just come to listen.

Light refreshments will be served.


A Sampling of What's New On The Shelves PDF Print E-mail


In the Name of the Family: A Novel by Sarah Dunant

Celine:  A Novel by Peter Heller

The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit by Michael Finkel

True Flag: Theodore Roosevelt, Mark Twain, and the Birth of American Empire by Stephen Kinser

Racing the Devil: An Inspector Rutledge Mystery by Charles Todd

One-Pot Wonders: Fuss-Free Meals by Cook’s Country




A Man Called Ove