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Adult Events

Monday, September 02
8:00am - 9:00pm
Library Closed for Holiday
Thursday, September 05
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Why should kids have all the fun getting stylish back-to-school gear?  This month we will be covering and decorating notebooks, making washi tape pencils, and creating beautiful bookmarks!  Registration is required.
Friday, September 06
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 chose a new cookbook for each meeting. Make something from the book and bring it in to share! Discuss tips, tricks, troubles, and eat!... Read More
Wednesday, September 11
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you enjoy watching Independent, Foreign, and Classic films? What about discussing them? Join our IFC film group and make it happen! We will provide the film for you to watch at home, and the discussion will be here on the 2nd ... Read More
Wednesday, September 18
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Have you ever felt overwhelmed with "trying to have it all" or been frustrated by not being able to achieve "perfection?" Join us as Valerie Roman discusses her new book, Hat Trick: The Essential Playbook for Career, Family, and Personal... Read More
Wednesday, September 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm and the book will be... Read More
Thursday, September 19
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Computer Class
Monday, September 23
6:30pm - 8:05pm
College Admissions expert Nancy Steenson returns with a presentation for high school students and parents.   Topics to be covered: *Merit scholarships vs. Financial Aid *How important are extracurriculars? Do I need to be well-rounded? *Writing... Read More
Wednesday, September 25
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Husband and wife team share their 40 years of travel adventures to all of the US National Parks. 
Thursday, September 26
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Computer Class
Wednesday, October 02
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Most people have heard of the famous Loch Ness Monster of Scotland, but did you know that Vermont's Lake Champlain has legend of a monster that was well known worldwide decades before Nessie hit the headlines? Learn more about "Champ" of Lake... Read More
Thursday, October 03
6:30pm - 7:30pm
It's pumpkin season!!!  Let's get together to create beautiful fabric pumpkins to decorate for Fall.  Registration is required.
Friday, October 04
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 chose a new cookbook for each meeting. Make something from the book and bring it in to share! Discuss tips, tricks, troubles, and eat!... Read More
Wednesday, October 09
6:00pm - 8:15pm
Learn the basics of selling your stuff on eBay!
Wednesday, October 09
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you enjoy watching Independent, Foreign, and Classic films? What about discussing them? Join our IFC film group and make it happen! We will provide the film for you to watch at home, and the discussion will be here on the 2nd ... Read More
Saturday, October 12
9:30am - 12:30pm
Friends Book Sale in the Book Sale Room
Monday, October 14
9:00am - 9:00pm
Library Closed for Holiday
Wednesday, October 16
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Join us for a night of paranormal discovery! We'll review our paranormal investigators casebook, presenting descriptions and evidence from some of our more memorable paranormal investigations from the local New Hampshire area -- Exeter, Hampstead, ... Read More
Wednesday, October 16
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm and the book will be... Read More
Thursday, October 17
9:00am - 12:00pm
GMILCS Executive Board
Thursday, October 17
12:00pm - 4:00pm
GMILCS Board Meeting
Friday, November 01
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 chose a new cookbook for each meeting. Make something from the book and bring it in to share! Discuss tips, tricks, troubles, and eat!... Read More
Wednesday, November 06
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Just in time for the holidays, Mindfulness expert Laura Klain returns to Derry to give us strategies to find peace and calm ourselves, even in th emost hectic times.
Thursday, November 07
6:30pm - 7:30pm
The weather is getting colder.  Let's learn a cozy craft that we can do while the snow is falling.  This month we will be embroidering adorable seasonal kawaii patterns.  Registration is required.
Saturday, November 09
9:30am - 12:30pm
Friends Book Sale in the Book Sale Room
Monday, November 11
9:00am - 9:00pm
Library Closed for Holiday
Wednesday, November 13
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn about the art and making of traditional Russian nesting dolls!  A NH Humanities program. 
Wednesday, November 13
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you enjoy watching Independent, Foreign, and Classic films? What about discussing them? Join our IFC film group and make it happen! We will provide the film for you to watch at home, and the discussion will be here on the 2nd ... Read More
Saturday, November 16
10:00am - 3:00pm
Red Cross Blood Drive
Wednesday, November 20
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm and the book will be... Read More

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