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Welcome to our Remote Learning page! Here you will find a library of helpful and entertaining videos created by our talented librarians.

The library is closed for the immediate future. You can reach us any time by email at derrylib@derrypl.org or by phone at 432-6140 between 10-2 and 5-7, Monday-Friday.

Curbside Pickup available Monday-Saturday between 10-2 and Wednesday evenings 5-7.

Adult Events

Thursday, June 04
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Evening Craft Club.    Registration is required.
Wednesday, June 10
6:30pm - 8:05pm
Rescheduling in process.
Monday, June 15
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Historian Mike Glaeser
Tuesday, June 16
9:30am - 12:00pm
Meeting of the GMILCS Technet committee
Wednesday, June 17
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Welcome to the group where we drink tea and track dead people. Are you interested in family history? Are you an old pro who would like to share your knowledge with newer family historians? Are you tracking down a family mystery of your own? Join us... Read More
Wednesday, June 24
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Have you ever asked our reference librarian Liz for a movie receommendation and gotten into a 30 minute conversation? Are you familiar with Liz's Movie Picks on Derry Cable? Are you simply interested  in expanding your knowledge of film history?... Read More
Wednesday, June 24
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Local author Dan Szczesny talks about his experiences and reflections on fatherhood. This program will be held via ZOOM.
Thursday, July 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Evening Craft Club.    Registration is required.
Saturday, July 04
9:05am - 9:05pm
The library is closed for the holiday.
Wednesday, July 15
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Welcome to the group where we drink tea and track dead people. Are you interested in family history? Are you an old pro who would like to share your knowledge with newer family historians? Are you tracking down a family mystery of your own? Join us... Read More
Wednesday, July 15
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Mike Morin, morning cohost on Frank FM’s four New Hampshire radio stations, has collected short clips from some of the greatest radio entertainers of the past century. His slide and audio presentation is a tribute to radio and includes Milton... Read More
Wednesday, July 22
6:00pm - 7:15pm
 RESCHEDULED FROM MARCH. This program will be held via ZOOM. Derry Public Library will present author Christine Halvorson of Peterborough, for “Spinning Gold: Shaping Your Family Research into Compelling Stories,” a free event open to the public... Read More
Wednesday, July 29
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Have you ever asked our reference librarian Liz for a movie receommendation and gotten into a 30 minute conversation? Are you familiar with Liz's Movie Picks on Derry Cable? Are you simply interested  in expanding your knowledge of film history?... Read More
Wednesday, July 29
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Welcome to the group where we drink tea and track dead people. Are you interested in family history? Are you an old pro who would like to share your knowledge with newer family historians? Are you tracking down a family mystery of your own? Join us... Read More
Thursday, August 06
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Evening Craft Club.    Registration is required.
Wednesday, August 12
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Welcome to the group where we drink tea and track dead people. Are you interested in family history? Are you an old pro who would like to share your knowledge with newer family historians? Are you tracking down a family mystery of your own? Join us... Read More
Wednesday, August 19
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Rescheduled from May Everyone knows there's "something about lighthouses" that gives them broad appeal, but their vital role in our history and culture is little appreciated. Our early nation was built on maritime economy, and lighthouses were... Read More
Wednesday, August 26
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Have you ever asked our reference librarian Liz for a movie receommendation and gotten into a 30 minute conversation? Are you familiar with Liz's Movie Picks on Derry Cable? Are you simply interested  in expanding your knowledge of film history?... Read More
Wednesday, August 26
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Welcome to the group where we drink tea and track dead people. Are you interested in family history? Are you an old pro who would like to share your knowledge with newer family historians? Are you tracking down a family mystery of your own? Join us... Read More
Thursday, September 03
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Evening Craft Club.    Registration is required.
Monday, September 07
9:05am - 9:05pm
The library is closed for the holiday.
Wednesday, September 23
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Women's Suffrage program
Wednesday, September 30
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Have you ever asked our reference librarian Liz for a movie receommendation and gotten into a 30 minute conversation? Are you familiar with Liz's Movie Picks on Derry Cable? Are you simply interested  in expanding your knowledge of film history?... Read More
Thursday, October 01
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Evening Craft Club.    Registration is required.
Wednesday, October 07
6:30pm - 8:15pm
Halloween Harvest:  Ghosts, Goblins & more is a mix of songs and stories celebrating the season, including work songs, a ghost ballad from maritime New England, true-life ghost stories from my family and others, and more.  The target audience... Read More
Monday, October 12
9:05am - 9:05pm
The library is closed for the holiday.
Wednesday, October 14
6:30pm - 8:00pm
It's election time! Before the general, let's look at the NH primary, where it all began.   This program presents a brief history of the New Hampshire Presidential Primary, from its origins during the Progressive era of the early twentieth century,... Read More
Wednesday, October 21
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Russ Cohen comes to Derry to talk about foraging and what you can eat in your own backyard! Derry and adjacent communities is home to over 70 species of edible wild plants, some of which are more nutritious and/or flavorful than their cultivated... Read More
Thursday, November 05
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Evening Craft Club.    Registration is required.
Wednesday, November 25
5:00pm - 8:30pm
Library closing at 5 pm for Thanksgiving holiday.

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