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Summer Read Challenge!
June 22nd-August 13th
Pick up a reading log at the information desk, then read as many books as you can from June 22nd-August 13th. Bring your reading log to the end of summer party to collect your prizes! (Register at info desk after June 1st).
End of Summer Party – August 13th – 3:30-4:30 in Meeting Room
Join us in the meeting room for a pizza party, prize giveaways, and a special surprise. Don’t forget to bring your reading log!
Unmasking Old Favorites Cooking Club
June 30th, July 14th, 28th, August 11th – 3:30-4:30 in meeting room A
We’ll be unmasking old favorites all summer. Join us for old farmhouse recipes such as Lemon Snaps, Maple Apples, Switchel paired with Cucumber Sandwiches, and Boston Cream Pie. For those who like their snacks with a slice of history.
Heroes Vs. Villains Writers Group
June 24th, July 8th, 22nd, August 5th – 6:30-8:00 in the meeting room A
Every story has a hero. And if it is a good one, it also has a villain or two. Join us as we spin stories, talk heroes and villains, shape interesting plots and characters and throw down obstacles that our heroes have to overcome. This is a workshop based program, so feel free to bring a writing piece that you are already working on!
Everyday Hero Club
July 1st, 15th, 29th – 6:30-8:00 in meeting room A
Be a local hero with community outreach and pay-it- forward projects. We will be making blankets for Project Linus. We’ll learn how to bake bread and you’ll bring home a loaf for a friend or family member in need. And we’ll create handkerchiefs for animals at the Derry Humane Society.
June 23rd, July 7th and 21st, and August 4th 3:30-4:30 in meeting room B
How do you become a superhero? For starters, you’ll need a training regimen and a purpose and then you’ll need to advertise your personal motto and skills. We’ll be transforming into our own fictive heroes and create trading cards, skills trailers, training regimens and emblems to go with our new superhero personas.
Superhero Movie Making Club
June 25th, July 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th and August 6th from 3:00-4:30 in Meeting Room B
Are you a team player? Do you like stories and collaboration? Join us as we do a summer whirlwind program of writing, creating and producing our own movie! Whether you want to be in front of the camera or behind it, your skills will be appreciated.
Paint Along Party
July 31st 3:30-4:30 in Meeting Room A—Register Online
Join local favorite, Kristine Brock, for a hero themed Paint Along and go home with your masterpiece.
August 12th – 3:30-4:30 – Meet in the teen space
Who will soar the fastest? Our annual scavenger hunt is going to be tougher than ever this year. The fastest flyer will get tickets to Canobie Lake Park. Runner up will receive a special surprise. If you are good at trivia, clues, ciphers, maps and puzzles, you just might have a chance of winning!