Note our increased hours on Saturdays! If not fully vaccinated, masks required in the library.  See specifics here.   

Elementary Events

Thu, 06/24 - 10:00am - 11:00am
In cooperation with the Hampstead Parks and Rec department, join us at Meetinghouse Park behind Town Hall for this fun and educational live animal presentation!  Wildlife Encounters Ecology Center and Farm School will bring a selection of animal... Read More
Fri, 06/25 - 9:00am - 5:00pm
For kids and teens entering grades 3 and up, Jesse Robertson at Keep it Colourful will take you step by step through creating your own masterpiece.  You can pick up a kit with all of the supplies you will need and do the video tutorial at a... Read More
Wed, 06/30 - 1:00pm - 8:00pm
The first 50 registrants will receive kits for all four upcoming virtual activities!  Register here: https://forms.gle/Y8AJGcXoM9kXsK4D8   The Children's Museum of New Hampshire presents Finding... Read More
Fri, 07/02 - 10:00am - 10:30am
The Children's Museum of New Hampshire presents Finding Science in Folktales!   "Join us for a trip around the world as we investigate animal science through popular folktales and legends! Participants travel from East Africa to Brazil and beyond as... Read More
Tue, 07/06 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Recommended for grades 3 and up. Build mazes and experiment to see if your Hexbug can make it through!  Supplies are limited and sign-up is required.  Register HERE. This program is partially funded... Read More
Fri, 07/09 - 10:00am - 10:30am
The Children's Museum of New Hampshire presents Finding Science in Folktales!   "Join us for a trip around the world as we investigate animal science through popular folktales and legends! Participants travel from East Africa to Brazil and beyond as... Read More
Tue, 07/13 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Recommended for grades 2-6. Do you ever look up at the night sky in wonder?  Our ancestors did and they spotted patterns in the sky that helped them organize and orient.  Many of the constellations they spotted are animals!  Learn about some of our... Read More
Wed, 07/14 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Bring chairs, blankets, and sunscreen and join us on the lawn for Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals! Lindsay’s funny, fast paced, and highly interactive variety show delights the young and the young at heart! Kids will meet several larger than life, hand... Read More
Thu, 07/15 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Join us at Meetinghouse Park @ 10:00 AM for a Magic Fred show.  Bring chairs or blankets and some sun block and get ready for a fun morning! This program is in conjunction with the Hampstead Recreation Department.
Fri, 07/16 - 10:00am - 10:30am
The Children's Museum of New Hampshire presents Finding Science in Folktales!   "Join us for a trip around the world as we investigate animal science through popular folktales and legends! Participants travel from East Africa to Brazil and beyond as... Read More
Thu, 07/22 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Recommended for grades K-4. Animals build some amazing habitats.  Try your hand at creating your own nest using common materials that birds use.  We will have examples you can see!  Then, assemble and paint a wooden birdhouse to take home. Space is... Read More
Fri, 07/23 - 10:00am - 10:30am
The Children's Museum of New Hampshire presents Finding Science in Folktales!   "Join us for a trip around the world as we investigate animal science through popular folktales and legends! Participants travel from East Africa to Brazil and beyond as... Read More
Wed, 07/28 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Dubbed as “The Human Variety Show,” Showtime Steve is a one-of-a-kind variety performer, harnessing his signature off-the-cuff... Read More
Wed, 08/04 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us on the lawn for our Summer Reading Wrap-Up program and learn all about the owls of New England! "Our beautiful non-releasable owl ambassadors show off their adaptations for night hunting.  Learn about the variety of New England species,... Read More
Mon, 09/06 - 9:00am - 8:00pm
Library Closed for Labor Day. Check out our online resources.
Mon, 10/11 - 9:00am - 8:00pm
Columbus Day- Library Closed
Thu, 11/11 - 9:00am - 8:00pm
Library is closed to honor Veteran's Day.