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Wednesday, April 24, 2019


3:00 PM - 4:30 PMThe Annual Parent/Child Tea Party (Or Grandparent, Nanny etc.)      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This has always been a special event at the Library. This is a chance for everyone to dress up (Moms, Dads, girls and boys) and enjoy a lovely afternoon at the Library! Big hats for the ladies and girls are optional!

As with other special events, there is a sign-up as space is limited.


Thursday, April 25, 2019


7:00 PM - Adult Book Discussion Group      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This month's selection is The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker. Set in Burma, This beautiful work of fiction is the story of a father who disappeared and an unmailed love letter to a mysterious woman named Mi Mi.

Copies of the book will be available at the library. New members always welcome!
 


Tuesday, April 30, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMBaby-Toddler Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for newborns through age 2. Siblings are always welcome!

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited!
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMAfter School Story Time for 1st-4th Graders      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for children in 1st-4th grade. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.


Wednesday, May 1, 2019


1:30 PM - 2:00 PMPre-School Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Afternoon story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMKindergarten Club!      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This is a story time JUST for those in Kindergarten. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PMYoga (5th-8th Grade)      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Thursday, May 2, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMPre-School Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Morning story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
4:00 PM - 4:45 PMYoga (K-4th grade)      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Friday, May 3, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMYoga (Ages 2-5) with Parent/Caregiver      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Saturday, May 4, 2019


1:00 PM - 2:00 PMShaker Legacy      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The Hampton Falls Library presents: Darryl Thompson, the son of Canterbury Shaker Village museum founder Charles “Bud” Thompson, explores the contributions of the Shakers over two and a half centuries of existence.  The Shakers made ingenious contributions to diverse fields such as: agriculture, industry, medicine, music, furniture design, women’s rights, racial equality, social and religious thought and mechanical invention. Darryl will also share his personal stories and experiences living with the last of the Canterbury Shaker sisters. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by:

 
 


Tuesday, May 7, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMBaby-Toddler Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for newborns through age 2. Siblings are always welcome!

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited!
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMAfter School Story Time for 1st-4th Graders      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for children in 1st-4th grade. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.


Wednesday, May 8, 2019


1:30 PM - 2:00 PMPre-School Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Afternoon story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMKindergarten Club!      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This is a story time JUST for those in Kindergarten. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.
 


Thursday, May 9, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMPre-School Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Morning story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
6:30 PM - 7:45 PMAnsel Adams: an Environmentalist      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:   Professor of Art and Design Lance Hidy will discuss the famed photographer and environmentalist Ansel Adams. Adams devoted his life to sharing the transformative power of wilderness through his art and to leading the environmental movement. Professor Hidy was chosen to collaborate on Adams last book, Yosemite and the Range of Light.  The program is free and open to the public.

*This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Library.


Tuesday, May 14, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMBaby-Toddler Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for newborns through age 2. Siblings are always welcome!

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited!
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMAfter School Story Time for 1st-4th Graders      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for children in 1st-4th grade. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.


Wednesday, May 15, 2019


1:30 PM - 2:00 PMPre-School Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Afternoon story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMKindergarten Club!      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This is a story time JUST for those in Kindergarten. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PMThe Novel ideas 5th – 8th Grade Book Discussion Group      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Books are available at the library. New members always welcome!


Thursday, May 16, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMPre-School Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Morning story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
6:30 PM - 7:30 PMInvasive Plants Program      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The Hampton Falls Conservation Commission will present an informational session on Invasive Plants. Learn how to identify and control these difficult plants.  The program is free and open to the public.


Friday, May 17, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMYoga (Ages 2-5) with Parent/Caregiver      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Sunday, May 19, 2019


4:00 PM - 4:45 PMLEGO Club      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  For children in grades Kindergarten on up. The LEGOs will be provided (but must stay in the Library so we will have them for the next program!). Come ready to use your imagination!

Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Tuesday, May 21, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMBaby-Toddler Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for newborns through age 2. Siblings are always welcome!

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited!
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMAfter School Story Time for 1st-4th Graders      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for children in 1st-4th grade. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.


Wednesday, May 22, 2019


1:30 PM - 2:00 PMPre-School Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Afternoon story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PMKindergarten Club!      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This is a story time JUST for those in Kindergarten. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.
 


Thursday, May 23, 2019


10:30 AM - 11:00 AMPre-School Story Time      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Morning story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.


Saturday, May 25, 2019


5:30 AM - Library Closed      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  We will be closed today in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.


Wednesday, May 29, 2019


3:00 PM - 7:00 PMFond Farewell Party For Carol Sanborn      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Help us to extend best wishes to Youth Services Librarian Carol Sanborn on her retirement after 17 years of story times, summer reading programs, Santa Parties, and children’s programs! Drop by the Library to bid Carol the best in her retirement.


Thursday, May 30, 2019


7:00 PM - 8:00 PMAdult Book Discussion Group      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The adult book group will be discussing The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey. This book is a murder mystery set in India in 1921. Perveen Mistry, the daughter of a respected Zoroastrian family, has just joined her father’s law firm. She finds herself in a unique position to investigate a murder in a household where females live in strict seclusion.


Thursday, June 6, 2019


6:30 PM - 7:45 PMBackyard Birds!      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Stephen Hale of Open World Explorers will be here for a presentation on Backyard Birds.

*The Friends of the Library have sponsored this event.


Wednesday, June 19, 2019


5:30 PM - 7:00 PMSummer Reading Kick Off Party!      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come join us as we kick off summer reading. Learn about all the exciting programs, sign up to track your reading and enjoy some refreshements. We look forward to seeing you!


Thursday, June 27, 2019


7:00 PM - 8:00 PMAdult Book Discussion Group      


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The group will discuss The Library Book by acclaimed author Susan Orlean. In 1986, a disastrous fire struck the Los Angeles Public Library. Did someone deliberately set fire to the library? In addition to following the suspected arson case, the author depicts the roles that public libraries have played in American communities.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
The Annual Parent/Child Tea Party (Or Grandparent, Nanny etc.)


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This has always been a special event at the Library. This is a chance for everyone to dress up (Moms, Dads, girls and boys) and enjoy a lovely afternoon at the Library! Big hats for the ladies and girls are optional!

As with other special events, there is a sign-up as space is limited.


Thursday, April 25, 2019

7:00 PM -
Adult Book Discussion Group


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This month's selection is The Art of Hearing Heartbeats by Jan-Philipp Sendker. Set in Burma, This beautiful work of fiction is the story of a father who disappeared and an unmailed love letter to a mysterious woman named Mi Mi.

Copies of the book will be available at the library. New members always welcome!
 


Tuesday, April 30, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby-Toddler Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for newborns through age 2. Siblings are always welcome!

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited!
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
After School Story Time for 1st-4th Graders


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for children in 1st-4th grade. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.


Wednesday, May 1, 2019

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Pre-School Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Afternoon story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Kindergarten Club!


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This is a story time JUST for those in Kindergarten. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.
 
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Yoga (5th-8th Grade)


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Thursday, May 2, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Pre-School Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Morning story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Yoga (K-4th grade)


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Friday, May 3, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Yoga (Ages 2-5) with Parent/Caregiver


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Saturday, May 4, 2019

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Shaker Legacy


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The Hampton Falls Library presents: Darryl Thompson, the son of Canterbury Shaker Village museum founder Charles “Bud” Thompson, explores the contributions of the Shakers over two and a half centuries of existence.  The Shakers made ingenious contributions to diverse fields such as: agriculture, industry, medicine, music, furniture design, women’s rights, racial equality, social and religious thought and mechanical invention. Darryl will also share his personal stories and experiences living with the last of the Canterbury Shaker sisters. Free and open to the public. Sponsored by:

 
 


Tuesday, May 7, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby-Toddler Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for newborns through age 2. Siblings are always welcome!

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited!
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
After School Story Time for 1st-4th Graders


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for children in 1st-4th grade. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.


Wednesday, May 8, 2019

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Pre-School Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Afternoon story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Kindergarten Club!


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This is a story time JUST for those in Kindergarten. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.
 


Thursday, May 9, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Pre-School Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Morning story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Ansel Adams: an Environmentalist


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:   Professor of Art and Design Lance Hidy will discuss the famed photographer and environmentalist Ansel Adams. Adams devoted his life to sharing the transformative power of wilderness through his art and to leading the environmental movement. Professor Hidy was chosen to collaborate on Adams last book, Yosemite and the Range of Light.  The program is free and open to the public.

*This program is sponsored by The Friends of the Library.


Tuesday, May 14, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby-Toddler Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for newborns through age 2. Siblings are always welcome!

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited!
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
After School Story Time for 1st-4th Graders


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for children in 1st-4th grade. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.


Wednesday, May 15, 2019

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Pre-School Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Afternoon story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Kindergarten Club!


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This is a story time JUST for those in Kindergarten. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.
 
6:30 PM - 7:15 PM
The Novel ideas 5th – 8th Grade Book Discussion Group


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Books are available at the library. New members always welcome!


Thursday, May 16, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Pre-School Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Morning story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Invasive Plants Program


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The Hampton Falls Conservation Commission will present an informational session on Invasive Plants. Learn how to identify and control these difficult plants.  The program is free and open to the public.


Friday, May 17, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Yoga (Ages 2-5) with Parent/Caregiver


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Sunday, May 19, 2019

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
LEGO Club


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  For children in grades Kindergarten on up. The LEGOs will be provided (but must stay in the Library so we will have them for the next program!). Come ready to use your imagination!

Please sign up in advance as space is limited.


Tuesday, May 21, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Baby-Toddler Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for newborns through age 2. Siblings are always welcome!

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited!
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
After School Story Time for 1st-4th Graders


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Story time for children in 1st-4th grade. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.


Wednesday, May 22, 2019

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Pre-School Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Afternoon story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Kindergarten Club!


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  This is a story time JUST for those in Kindergarten. Program consists of a snack, stories and a craft.

Please call or drop by to sign up in advance as space is limited.
 


Thursday, May 23, 2019

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Pre-School Story Time


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Morning story time for pre-schoolers.

**Please come by or call to sign up in advance.  Space is limited.


Saturday, May 25, 2019

5:30 AM -
Library Closed


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  We will be closed today in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.


Wednesday, May 29, 2019

3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Fond Farewell Party For Carol Sanborn


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Help us to extend best wishes to Youth Services Librarian Carol Sanborn on her retirement after 17 years of story times, summer reading programs, Santa Parties, and children’s programs! Drop by the Library to bid Carol the best in her retirement.


Thursday, May 30, 2019

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Adult Book Discussion Group


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The adult book group will be discussing The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey. This book is a murder mystery set in India in 1921. Perveen Mistry, the daughter of a respected Zoroastrian family, has just joined her father’s law firm. She finds herself in a unique position to investigate a murder in a household where females live in strict seclusion.


Thursday, June 6, 2019

6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
Backyard Birds!


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Stephen Hale of Open World Explorers will be here for a presentation on Backyard Birds.

*The Friends of the Library have sponsored this event.


Wednesday, June 19, 2019

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Summer Reading Kick Off Party!


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  Come join us as we kick off summer reading. Learn about all the exciting programs, sign up to track your reading and enjoy some refreshements. We look forward to seeing you!


Thursday, June 27, 2019

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Adult Book Discussion Group


Location:  
Contact:        
Description:  The group will discuss The Library Book by acclaimed author Susan Orlean. In 1986, a disastrous fire struck the Los Angeles Public Library. Did someone deliberately set fire to the library? In addition to following the suspected arson case, the author depicts the roles that public libraries have played in American communities.