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Adult Events

Wednesday, April 24
6:30pm - 8:15pm
"We're not making this up!" Attention, all mystery lovers! What’s the story behind the story? Hear how authors combine personal experiences and events ripped from the headlines to create compelling mysteries. From that first idea, to research and... Read More
Thursday, May 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Greeting cards can be expensive.  Let's have some fun making unique cards for several occasions.  Birthdays, love, and get-well-soon cards.  Now you will have beautiful cards at the ready!  Registration is required.
Friday, May 03
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, May 08
6:00pm - 8:15pm
eBay expert Robbin Levin comes to Derry to teach you the basics of selling your items on the popular internet platform with over 179 million active buyers. From selling a few items to serious sellers, all are welcome. Everyone who attends will have... Read More
Wednesday, May 08
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, May 11
9:30am - 12:30pm
Friends Book Sale in the Book Sale Room
Saturday, May 11
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Do you know how to effectively come alongside someone who has just suffered a traumatic event?  Natalie Larson, Executive Director of Soulsafe, will be offering a 90 minute seminar where you will learn the physical, emotional and spiritual damage... Read More
Monday, May 13
6:30pm - 8:25pm
a NH Humanities programGlenn Knoblock explores the fascinating history of New Hampshire's beer and ale brewing industry from Colonial days, when it was home- and tavern-based, to today's modern breweries and brew pubs. Unusual and rare photos and... Read More
Wednesday, May 15
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Mick Grzonka gives a presentation about the Holocaust and events leading up to it, as well as insights as to how it could happen in a “civilized” society
Wednesday, May 15
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
Wednesday, May 22
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Learn how to cook great meals with your Instant-Pot! This event includes a cooking demonstration. 
Monday, May 27
9:00am - 9:00pm
The library is closed for the holiday.
Wednesday, May 29
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Meeting room reservation
Friday, June 07
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
Saturday, June 08
9:30am - 12:30pm
Friends Book Sale in the Book Sale Room
Wednesday, June 12
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, June 19
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
Wednesday, June 19
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Lunch with Tommy & Stasia: TV's Golden Age of Candlepin Bowling
Wednesday, June 26
6:30pm - 8:15pm
The "Chocolate Doctor" comes to Derry! Learn which chemicals elicit biochemical reactions in the human brain, making chocolate the perfect indulgence. During the presentation, you will also learn how to taste chocolate for quality and how to eat it... Read More
Thursday, July 04
8:00am - 9:00pm
Library Closed for Holiday
Friday, July 05
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, July 10
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Musical performance by the popular Folksoul Duo!
Wednesday, July 10
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, July 17
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Presented by TJ Cullinane.
Wednesday, July 17
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
Wednesday, July 24
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Lecture on the US National Parks
Friday, August 02
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, August 14
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, August 14
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Presented by TJ Cullinane.
Wednesday, August 21
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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