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Events

Saturday, January 18
10:00am - 1:00pm
Poetry Workshop
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, January 20
9:05am - 9:05pm
The library is closed for the holiday.
Event Location: Adult Floor, Event Location: Children’s Room
Tuesday, January 21
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for young children (ages 3-5 years old) and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, January 21
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Get warm and celebrate the season with these comforting and festive treats. Dec. 3rd: Holiday Bark Dec. 17th: Snowman Biscuit Pops Jan 7th: Three Ingredient Icy Mint Fudge Jan 21st: Snowy Snack Mix Feb. 4th: Elf Shoe Bugles Feb 18th: Sugar Cookies... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, January 21
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Let's make snowflakes out of legos or build anything else that you're imagination inspires you to! We will also be rescuing frozen lego people.  Children's Program. Ages5-7 with caregiver. Come join us as we build snowflakes and breaking lego... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Tuesday, January 21
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Annual Board Meeting
Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, January 21
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Join Ms. Michelle for an evening storytime that puts the emphasis on fun! Stories, flannel boards, games, and crafts are included in this bedtime activity. PJs and blankies welcome.  Recommended for ages 2-7.  No registration required.
Event Location: Children’s Room
Wednesday, January 22
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, January 22
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Finding the right nutrition plan can confuse even the most informed consumers. Every which way we turn there is a new trendy diet or nutrition myth to jump on board with. Join Registered Dietitian and owner of Your Forever Nutrition Counseling,... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, January 23
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. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, January 23
10:00am - 11:00am
Meeting with DPW to discuss HVAC.
Event Location: New Hampshire Room
Thursday, January 23
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Committee meeting
Event Location: New Hampshire Room
Thursday, January 23
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Stop motion animators will be leveling up in our second stop motion animation class with filmmaker Tim Smyth. This session requires MORE collaboration, MORE creation and MORE hands on learning as you grapple with clay, storyboards, character... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, January 23
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join your local Cory2020 organizer to learn more about Get Out the Vote & get trained on the necessary skills to prepare yourself for Election Day and beyond.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Friday, January 24
10:00am - 10:30am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session is available starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Friday, January 24
10:45am - 11:15am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session is available starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, January 27
9:45am - 10:45am
Mondays at 9:45 starting January 13th--running for 8 Mondays (excluding Holidays), ending March 16th. Homeschool math class centered around hands on learning games. This group is currently fully enrolled.  
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, January 27
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. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, January 27
11:00am - 12:00pm
Committee Meeting
Event Location: New Hampshire Room
Monday, January 27
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group runs for three Mondays in January: January 6th, 13th, and 27th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-11.... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, January 27
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group will run for three Mondays in January: January 6th, 13th, and 27th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, January 27
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Room reserved for Girl Scout Cybersecurity Lab.
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, January 27
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Board of Trustees Meeting
Event Location: New Hampshire Room
Tuesday, January 28
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for young children (ages 3-5 years old) and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, January 28
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Condominium Association Annual Meeting. This meeting was originally scheduled for January 21, 2020, but has had to be changed to January 28, 2020.
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Tuesday, January 28
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Join Ms. Michelle for an evening storytime that puts the emphasis on fun! Stories, flannel boards, games, and crafts are included in this bedtime activity. PJs and blankies welcome.  Recommended for ages 2-7.  No registration required.
Event Location: Children’s Room
Wednesday, January 29
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, January 29
3:30pm - 4:30pm
  Everyone has a story to tell. Maybe it’s romantic. Maybe it’s horrifying. Maybe it’s full of adventure. Writers group is all about writing and sharing those stories (written or drawn) by you!    Ages 12-18  
Event Location: Teen Area
Wednesday, January 29
6:30pm - 8:15pm
RESCHEDULED EVENT! It may be January, but hauntings are never out of season! Join us for a night with author and "In Search of Monsters" TV host Ronny LeBlanc as he discusses his book and hauntings in his own town of Leominster.... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, January 30
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. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, January 30
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Committee Meeting
Event Location: New Hampshire Room
Thursday, January 30
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Stop motion animators will be leveling up in our second stop motion animation class with filmmaker Tim Smyth. This session requires MORE collaboration, MORE creation and MORE hands on learning as you grapple with clay, storyboards, character... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, January 30
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Let’s build a snowman- one that doesn’t melt!  Enjoy a warm cup of cocoa while you turn an ordinary sock into an adorable snowman. Thursday, January 30th   4-4:45 PM Children's Program. Ages 8-11 with caregiver. Registration required and will open... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Thursday, January 30
6:00pm - 8:00pm
This is free crochet classes for adults who want to learn how to crochet. During this event participants will learn basics of crochet craft: yarns, tools, the beginning of crochet ( chain stitch, slip stitch). Same classes will be in Derry Parks and... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Friday, January 31
10:00am - 10:30am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session is available starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Friday, January 31
10:45am - 11:15am
A 30 minute storytime recommended for children 12 to 36 months and their caregivers incorporating fun movement songs, stories, and props. Due to popular demand--a second session is available starting at 10:45.  Please drop in to either session! No... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Saturday, February 01
1:00pm - 3:00pm
A group for any woman interested in creative writing. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, February 03
9:45am - 10:45am
Mondays at 9:45 starting January 13th--running for 8 Mondays (excluding Holidays), ending March 16th. Homeschool math class centered around hands on learning games. This group is currently fully enrolled.  
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, February 03
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. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Monday, February 03
3:45pm - 4:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group runs for three Mondays in February: February 3rd, 10th, and 24th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8-11... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, February 03
4:45pm - 5:30pm
Join us for Minecraft Monday!  Work together with friends in our Realm and hone your "craft".  This group will run for three Mondays in February: February 3rd, 10th, and 24th. Due to popular demand, two groups will be offered again this year! Ages 8... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Monday, February 03
6:15pm - 8:15pm
YOPD Support Group
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, February 04
10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for young children (ages 3-5 years old) and their caregiver. Celebrate early childhood with songs, stories, games, and movement. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Tuesday, February 04
1:00pm - 3:00am
Educational support group for Court Appointed Special Advocates Guardian Ad Litems of New Hampshire.
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Tuesday, February 04
3:30pm - 4:30pm
Get warm and celebrate the season with these comforting and festive treats. Dec. 3rd: Holiday Bark Dec. 17th: Snowman Biscuit Pops Jan 7th: Three Ingredient Icy Mint Fudge Jan 21st: Snowy Snack Mix Feb. 4th: Elf Shoe Bugles Ages 10-18  
Event Location: Meeting Room A
Tuesday, February 04
6:30pm - 7:00pm
Join Ms. Michelle for an evening storytime that puts the emphasis on fun! Stories, flannel boards, games, and crafts are included in this bedtime activity. PJs and blankies welcome.  Recommended for ages 2-7.  No registration required.
Event Location: Children’s Room
Wednesday, February 05
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, February 05
6:30pm - 8:10pm
In this interactive seminar learn practical, easy to implement and affordable ways to reduce your dependency on single-use plastics all while cutting down on the amount of waste you produce within your grocery shopping, cooking and dining out... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room A, Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, February 06
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. No registration required.
Event Location: Meeting Room B
Thursday, February 06
3:00pm - 4:30pm
Stop motion animators will be leveling up in our second stop motion animation class with filmmaker Tim Smyth. This session requires MORE collaboration, MORE creation and MORE hands on learning as you grapple with clay, storyboards, character... Read More
Event Location: Meeting Room B

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