ATKINSON — It's time for another TEEN NIGHT IN! Join up with teens from all across NH for a party online! Get together on Fri., January 22, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. We've got food, games, contests, and more! Tell your friends, tell your class, tell your neighbors.

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EAST KINGSTON — Many of us received new appliances and cooking tools as gifts and our forced seclusion has given us great opportunities to try out these pots and pans, slow cookers, pressure cookers, and air fryers.

HAMPSTEAD — Hampstead Public Library Online Storytime for toddlers is on Monday mornings at 10:00 a.m. Join Miss Jenn on Facebook Live where she’ll share stories and a song or two. Upcoming sessions are scheduled for January 25, and February 1, 8, and 22. Each Storytime video is available on…

SANDOWN — Please note: The Sandown Public Library will be holding all events virtually until the Governor’s emergency orders are lifted.

BRENTWOOD — Looking for something fun to do? Well, how about a virtual visit from local author Quincy Whitney?

EAST KINGSTON — The adult book club resumes with a Zoom meeting on January 27 at 7:00 p.m. The book, "Such a Fun Age" by Kiley Reid is available at the library, and sign up is required.

HAMPSTEAD — The Hampstead Public Library is pleased to offer a new online educational resource for its cardholders. Brainfuse HelpNow is unique tutoring, homework help, and studying suite designed to assist patrons of all ages to succeed. In addition to live tutoring, students in kindergarte…

ATKINSON — HEALTHY HABITS FOR YOUR BRAIN & BODY: Research is still evolving, but the evidence is strong that people can reduce their risk of cognitive decline by making key lifestyle changes, including participating in regular physical activity, staying socially engaged, and maintaining …

SANDOWN — The Sandown Public Library will hold all events virtually until the Governor’s emergency orders are lifted.

NEWTON — Mrs. Mears has retired at the end of 2020 in her roles of Children's Librarian and Assistant Director at the Gale Library. Mrs. Mears has provided over 20 years of education and joy to the Newton community. In addition to her staffing role, she also is a Friend of the Library and a …

PLAISTOW — The library continues to be open for curbside service only during our "new normal" schedule of Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Tuesday until 6:00 p.m.) and Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. No appointments are necessary; simply call us when you arrive to pick up materials.

WATERBURY CENTER, VT — The Children’s Literacy Foundation (CLiF) has been offering virtual author visits for kids and adults during the pandemic when our regular in-person programming is on hiatus. Every Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. we offer storytelling and workshops for kids and families. We hig…

HAMPSTEAD — Welcome to 2021! The Hampstead Public Library continues to serve its customers with virtual and contactless services, such as Curbside Pickup and online programs.

SANDOWN — For this holiday season, the Sandown Public Library will hold all events virtually.

ATKINSON — Research is still evolving, but the evidence is strong that people can reduce their risk of cognitive decline by making key lifestyle changes, including participating in regular physical activity, staying socially engaged, and maintaining good heart health.

SANDOWN — Please note: For this holiday season, the Sandown Public Library will be holding all events virtually.

EAST KINGSTON — At this time of year, it is quite normal for us to be overwhelmed with lists of books we must-read. Coupled with the pandemic, we could let ourselves be overcome with guilt because this year we can not say we did not have time to read.

BRENTWOOD — Happy New Year from the staff at the Mary E. Bartlett Memorial Library!

DERRY — Looking for something to do while you're at home this winter? How about birding?

HAMPSTEAD — Happy New Year from the Hampstead Public Library!

ATKINSON — Kimball Library will be open on New Year’s Eve from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. and will be closed until January 4, 2021. (By ‘open’ we mean available by phone, email, and take-out service.)

PLAISTOW — Season's greetings and good tidings to all!

KENSINGTON — An evening of virtual bird watching with Dr. Steve Hale of Open World Explorers is set for January 13, at 7:00 p.m. This program is sponsored by the Kensington Public Library and is free and open to the public. You must sign up for this event so we can send you the zoom link the…

ATKINSON — Due to the rise in Covid cases, in order to keep both the staff and our visitors safe, the Library will temporarily return to Take Out Service as of Monday, December 14, 2020.

BRENTWOOD — It’s a festive time of year and our staff has come together in a little friendly competition! We’ve each decorated a window at the Library and we are is looking for bragging rights for our decoration skills! Take a drive through to see our window designs from the outside of the l…

SANDOWN — Please note: For this holiday season, the Sandown Public Library will be holding all events virtually.

HAMPSTEAD— Happy Holidays from the Hampstead Public Library! The Library is closed Thurs., December 24 through Sun., December 27. We are open for Curbside Pickup services on Mon., December 28 through Wed., December 30. Then closed Thurs., December 31 and Fri., January 1. Regular curbside ser…

KINGSTON — HOLIDAY CLOSURES: The library will close at 2:00 p.m. on Thurs., December 24, and will be closed on Fri., December 25. We will also close at 2:00 p.m. on Thurs., December 31, and will be closed on Fri., January 1 for New Year’s Day.

BRENTWOOD — The Mary E. Bartlett Memorial Library has a variety of virtual and kit events happening this month! In keeping with the tradition started last year, we are hosting our PJ Night by the Fire on Mon., December 21 at 5:30 p.m. We’ve had to tweak the event, so please email cl.meblib@g…

ATKINSON — New this month, teens can stop by or call ahead to pick up a grab bag made just for them.

KINGSTON — The annual Kingston Community Library raffle has started! Come pick out the items you want and put your tickets in the bags. The drawing will be on Fri., December 18 at 10:00 a.m.

SANDOWN — Please note: For this holiday season, the Sandown Public Library will be holding all events virtually.

BRENTWOOD — The Mary E. Bartlett Memorial Library has a variety of virtual and kit events happening this month! In keeping with the tradition started last year, we are hosting our PJ Night by the Fire on Mon., December 21 at 5:30 p.m. We’ve had to tweak the event, so please email cl.meblib@g…

HAMPSTEAD — Hampstead Public Library Storytime moves online for the winter. Join Miss Jenn, live on the Library’s Facebook page on Fri., December 18 at 10:30 a.m. The video stays posted for one week after the program, so you can watch it when it’s convenient for you.

KINGSTON — Kingston Community Library is proud to sponsor two books with NH READS-to-Go! READS, short for the Reference and Adult Services section of the NH Library Association, partners with participating libraries to provide book club kits. A kit, contained in a sturdy canvas bags, consist…

DANVILLE — Please note the temporary rollback of appointments.

EAST KINGSTON — The Trustees of the East Kingston Public Library feel strongly that the library has to do its part in reducing the spread of COVID-19. In response to the rise of cases, after careful consideration, the Board of Trustees has decided to return to appointment-based services and …

ATKINSON — Finding that current times are challenging in your everyday life? If so, join us for 3 sessions of mindfulness. Each 90-minute session will focus on a different topic and mindfulness application. Register and ZOOM with us for one or all three sessions. No experience is necessary.

DANVILLE — New Magazines on Overdrive: Over three thousand magazines have been added to the New Hampshire Digital collection. This collection of magazines will be available until the end of July but let us know if there are titles you would like to see stick around. Cooks Illustrated, The Ec…

PLAISTOW — In response to the increase in COVID-19 cases in the region, the library will be adjusting our services to help contain the spread.

HAMPSTEAD — The staff and Trustees of the Hampstead Public Library thank all of those who participated in the Santa for Seniors Giving Tree program this year. The gifts were sent to clients of Rockingham Nutrition & Meals on Wheels. Your generosity is greatly appreciated.

KINGSTON — Interested in History? Check this out! The all-new history of the Town of Kingston, “Kingston New Hampshire, Our Histories and Stories”, is coming, and should be available in March of 2021. It will be a hardcover book 8" x 10" in size with approx. 750 pages. Advanced orders are be…

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KINGSTON — The annual Kingston Community Library raffle has started! Come pick out the items you want and put your tickets in the bags. The drawing will be on Fri., December 18 at 10:00 a.m.

KINGSTON — Did you know that it’s time for the annual Holiday Raffle at the Kingston Community Library?

NEWTON —Gale Library Updated Curbside Hours are now available as follows:

EAST KINGSTON — Each year, our patrons are offered the opportunity through the library, to help members of the community who are in need. We have put up the “Giving Tree” a bit early this year.

HAMPSTEAD — Due to rising cases of COVID-19 in our community and with Rockingham County at a positivity rate over 5%, the Hampstead Public Library is temporarily suspending in-person browsing appointments for the two-week period after Thanksgiving, through December 12. The Library’s Pandemic…

KINGSTON — Friends Holiday Raffle! It’s time for our annual Holiday Raffle at the Kingston Community Library? The Friends of the KCL are hard at work collecting all the exciting raffle items from local donors and businesses. We depend on the Holiday Raffle to help raise funds for the library…

SANDOWN — For this holiday season, the Sandown Public Library will be holding all events virtually.

SANDOWN — Sandown Public Library is pleased to offer the following upcoming programs.

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