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Events

Tuesday, October 26
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement.... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, October 26
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join Teen Art and Writing Club, bi-weekly, to do writing prompts, share stories, illustrations and animations--and work on the Thinking and Inking magazine. This club meets via zoom. Derry Public Library is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom... Read More
Event Location: Online
Tuesday, October 26
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for an online discussion of Documentary films. Do you enjoy learning while being entertained? Do you wish Ken Burns could be your best friend? If so, this is the group for you!  Registration is required so that you can join us... Read More
Event Location: Online
Wednesday, October 27
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday, October 27
2:30pm - 4:00pm
  Join Ms.Yahira for the teen drop-in. Just come in as you are and enjoy games, puzzles, maker-space stuff, etc. Snacks will be provided. This club is for 12-18 year olds. Come, bring some friends, or make some friends.   Bi-weekly, so add it to... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, October 28
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement.... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, October 28
3:30pm - 4:30pm
  Join Ms.Yahira for the inagural teen manga club. This club is for 13-18 year olds. We will chat about manga, probably watch some anime on Crunchyroll and draw and/or craft something manga related. 
Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Friday, October 29
10:00am - 10:45am
The patio is ready and so are we!  Join Mr. Ray for an outdoor family storytime featuring fun stories, songs, and a simple craft. Registration is required for each storytime... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, November 01
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities.... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, November 01
3:30pm - 4:30pm
The patio is ready and so are we! Ready to make your own specialized mugs? Bring your creativity and maybe some friends. Ages 11 - 18 We'll have it in the conference in case of weather.
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room A
Tuesday, November 02
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement.... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, November 02
6:00pm - 7:00pm
  Join us for a roundtable discussion about research. How is your research going? What brick walls have been driving you mad, lately? What has been working well?      
Event Location: Online
Tuesday, November 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for an online discussion of popular books about history! Do you love history? So do we! Join us as we make our way through the pages of the past!   Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom. This group will... Read More
Event Location: Online
Wednesday, November 03
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday, November 03
6:30pm - 8:00pm
This program will be hosted on Zoom.   This presentation tells the story of the Pack Horse Library initiative, a little known program of the Roosevelt Administration's WPA. Its mission, carried out almost entirely by women, was to deliver and... Read More
Event Location: Online
Thursday, November 04
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement.... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, November 08
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities.... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, November 08
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Board of Trustees Finance Committee Meeting
Event Location: New Hampshire Room
Monday, November 08
6:30pm - 7:30pm
When you think of Martin Scorsese, you likely think of gangster  films like Goodfellas or gritty films like Taxi Driver. In fact, he's been accused of "only" being able to make gangster movies. In this porgram, Liz will take you on... Read More
Event Location: Online
Tuesday, November 09
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement.... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, November 09
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join Teen Art and Writing Club, bi-weekly, to do writing prompts, share stories, illustrations and animations--and work on the Thinking and Inking magazine. This club meets via zoom. Derry Public Library is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom... Read More
Event Location: Online
Tuesday, November 09
4:00pm - 4:45pm
It's Turkey Time!  With Thanksgiving just a few weeks away let's get together and talk turkey.  We will be reading a fun Thanksgiving book and making the cutest turkeys with apples and candy.  Ages 5 - 7 with a caregiver.  Registration is required... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Tuesday, November 09
6:30pm - 7:30pm
“We all write poems; it is simply that poets are the ones who write in words” – John Fowles   Do you enjoy poetry and wish you could talk about it with someone? Or, do you wish you understood poetry and what it was trying to say? Then join our... Read More
Event Location: Online
Wednesday, November 10
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday, November 10
2:30pm - 4:00pm
  Join Ms.Yahira for the teen drop-in. Just come in as you are and enjoy games, puzzles, maker-space stuff, etc. Snacks will be provided. This club is for 12-18 year olds. Come, bring some friends, or make some friends.   Bi-weekly, so add it to... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday, November 10
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Please join us for an online discussion of Independent, Foreign, and Classic films. We will watch the film at home and gather to discuss it! Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom.  We will contact you 1 hour prior to... Read More
Event Location: Online
Wednesday, November 10
6:30pm - 8:00pm
This program will be hosted on Zoom. Join us to learn about:» The impact of Alzheimer’s.» The difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia.» Alzheimer’s disease stages and risk factors.» Current research and treatments available to address some... Read More
Event Location: Online
Thursday, November 11
9:05am - 9:05pm
The library is closed for the holiday.
Event Location: Adult Floor, Event Location: Children’s Room, Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Saturday, November 13
9:30am - 12:30pm
Fruends of the Library Book sale! 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Event Location: Book Sale Room
Monday, November 15
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities.... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, November 15
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Monthly meeting of the Derry Public Library Board of Trustees.  Usually held on the third Monday of each month.  Open to the public. Currently being held via Zoom.
Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: New Hampshire Room, Event Location: Online
Tuesday, November 16
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement.... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, November 16
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Thanksgiving is right around the corner!  Let's get together and read a fun story and then make a great craft that will be sure to accent your holiday table .... (and we will also be filling it with candy!)    Ages 8 - 11.  Registration is required... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Tuesday, November 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Thanksgiving is almost here.  Let's get ready by making some lovely fall inspired centerpieces.  Registration is required.
Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, November 16
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Old newspapers are a treasure trove of information for genealogical research. That is, if you can find and search them. Join us to discuss search strategies for locating and acccessing old newspapers as well as calibrating your search terms for... Read More
Event Location: Online
Tuesday, November 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Do you want to be uplifted when you read? Do you know that the best medicine for a dreary day is a good cup of tea and some Fredrik Backman, or Rachel Joyce? Join us for the Feel Good book group. We will read books that will leave us feeling... Read More
Event Location: Online
Wednesday, November 17
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday, November 17
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for an online book discussion. We read a variety of books and love to talk about them!  Registration is required so that you can join us virtually via Zoom.  We will contact you 1 hour prior to the event with instructions and a link... Read More
Event Location: Online
Thursday, November 18
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this exciting toddler storytime for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. This storytime engages young children using music, finger plays, props, and movement.... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, November 18
3:30pm - 4:30pm
The patio is ready and so are we!  We are having our tween book club meeting.  The book this month is Refugee by Alan Gratz, copies will be ready to be picked up a month before the meeting at the main circulation desk once you register. We'll... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room A
Friday, November 19
10:00am - 10:45am
The patio is ready and so are we!  Join Mr. Ray for an outdoor family storytime featuring fun stories, songs, and a simple craft. Registration is required for each storytime... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Friday, November 19
11:00am - 11:45am
Join the Upper Room, a family resource center, and CONNECT with other parents, grandparents and caregivers of young children ages 0-6.  Join us for an hour of fun, literacy, parenting tips, crafts, and snacks.   No registration required. For more... Read More
Event Location: Children’s Room
Friday, November 19
11:30am - 1:00pm
Do you enjoy cooking? Do you love to read cookbooks? Come join us for our afternoon Cookbook Book Group! We will choose a new cookbook for each meeting and make something at home to bring in and share! Discuss tips, tricks, troubles, and take home... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, November 22
10:00am - 10:45am
Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, early literacy, and pre-school activities.... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, November 22
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for a virtual meeting where we discuss books about science! Do you read Carl Zimmer and Mary Roach, Brian Greene and Sam Kean? We do too! Join us for an exploration of the natural world, and beyond! Registration is required so that... Read More
Event Location: Online
Tuesday, November 23
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement.... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, November 23
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Join Teen Art and Writing Club, bi-weekly, to do writing prompts, share stories, illustrations and animations--and work on the Thinking and Inking magazine. This club meets via zoom. Derry Public Library is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom... Read More
Event Location: Online
Tuesday, November 23
6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Please join us for an online discussion of Documentary films. Do you enjoy learning while being entertained? Do you wish Ken Burns could be your best friend? If so, this is the group for you!  Registration is required so that you can join us... Read More
Event Location: Online
Wednesday, November 24
10:00am - 10:30am
All infants and their caregivers are welcome at this lapsit storytime for babies (birth through 12 months). Learn fingerplays, songs, and nursery rhymes to share with your baby as she/he sits in your lap. Connect with other parents and caregivers... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday, November 24
2:30pm - 4:00pm
  Join Ms.Yahira for the teen drop-in. Just come in as you are and enjoy games, puzzles, maker-space stuff, etc. Snacks will be provided. This club is for 12-18 year olds. Come, bring some friends, or make some friends.   Bi-weekly, so add it to... Read More
Event Location: Patio, Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B

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