, Kingston, NH

November 8, 2012

Hampstead Library News

By Janet Arden
Programs Librarian

---- — HAMPSTEAD - The Hampstead Public Library will have “Books for Breakfast” on Sat., November 10, from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. This program is designed to give families more time together. The library will have crafts, books to share, and delicious breakfast foods. Everyone who attends will have a chance to win a great prize.

FREE MOVIE MATINÉE — On November 17th at 12:30 p.m., the Hampstead Public Library presents a movie matinée. This recent nature documentary takes moviegoers deep into the forests of Africa with a new true life adventure introducing an adorable little chimp named Oscar. Working together, Oscar’s chimpanzee family navigates the complex territory of the forest. When they are confronted by a rival band of chimps, Oscar is left to fend for himself until a surprising ally steps in and changes his life forever. This movie is suitable for adults and kids of all ages. Feel free to pack a lunch or snack and bring it along for this “Brown Bag Matinée.” For more information, go to

THANKSGIVING HOURS -—The Hampstead Public Library will be open regular hours on Wed., November 21, from 1:00 to 8:00 p.m. It will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, as well as Fri., November 23, and Sat., November 24. The library will reopen with regular hours on Mon., November 26.

CRAFT WORKSHOP — Are you an adult who likes to do crafts? Do you like to give homemade gifts? Come spend an afternoon crafting in the company of others. Drop –in between 2:00 and 5:00 p.m., on Wed., November 28. The library will provide supplies for winter crafts like 3-D paper snowflakes, jewelry, and paper bag luminarias. If you have questions, call the library 329-6411 and ask for Janet.