64 E Broadway, Derry NH | 03038 | (603) 432-6140 | Hours

Free or discounted admission to many local museums.  Click here to learn more.

Join a group or find a good book.

Trying to figure out what to read next? Our librarians can help! Click here for more informaiton.

Research databases available to all cardholders - have your card number and PIN ready! 

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 now open by appointment.

You can reach us any time by email at derrylib@derrypl.org, or by phone at 432-6140, 9:30 - 8:00 Monday-Wednesday, and 9:30 - 5:00 Thursday-Saturday.

Curbside Pickup available Monday-Wednesday between 10:00 - 7:00 and Thursday-Saturday 10:00 - 4:00.  Computer use, Children's Room, and Grab & Go are available by appointment.

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What's Happening

Storytimes and Activities

Fun things are happening online and in the park!

Check our calendar for more information.


Bedtime Stories:

Tuesdays at 6:30: Videos will be posted on our Facebook Page

Thursday Morning Storytime:

Starting September 17th.

Thursdays at 10:00: Videos will be posted on our Facebook Page


Storytime in the Park:

Registration required. 

Join us in Macgregor Park for

socially distanced, small group storytime fun!

Wednesday nights at 6:00

beginning September 16th.



Keep an eye on our calendar for fun afternoon activities.


Tumblebooks is providing free access to their online library!

Check out the links below for some great stuff!

Please Note: Teen Book Cloud has chapter books for children ages 7-12.

Thanks, Tumblebooks for sharing this wonderful resource!


Here in the Children's Room, we strive to create a space that is inviting and fun for children and families.  Please drop in not only to find your new favorite book, movie, or video game, but to engage in great activities and to play with family, friends, and other members of your community!  Your Children's Librarians are always here to help, so let us know how we can be of service to you. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Questions, comments, and suggestions are always welcome.  Please reach out to Ray Fontaine at rayf@derrypl.org.  


Read 1,000 Books!

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a nationwide early literacy initiative that encourages families to read to their young children and to use the resources available to them at their public libraries.  Additionally, the program encourages family bonding through reading.  

Ask about it today at the Children's Room Desk!

Upcoming Events

09/25 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Join the Upper Room and the Derry Public Library for a Zoom story and craft time Friday mornings at...
09/28 - 4:45pm - 6:00pm
Are you already playing Animal Crossing: New Horizons? Come join Ms. Yahira for online gaming  on...
09/30 - 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Registration Required and Weather Permitting. Let's gather together for a socially distanced, small...
10/02 - 10:00am - 10:30am
Join the Upper Room and the Derry Public Library for a Zoom story and craft time Friday mornings at...

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