Currently at the library is a display for Banned Books Week.
This is the 30th year celebrating the Freedom to Read.
The first Amendment of the United States Constitution
guarantees freedom of speech and freedom of the press.
Individuals may restrict what they themselves or their
children read, but they must not call on government or
public agencies to prevent others from reading or viewing
that material. When a title is challenged, someone has tried
to restrict another person’s ability to choose. Many award
winning books are challenged each year. Stop by at the
Merrimack Public Library to check out some BANNED and