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Adult Events

Mon, 09/27 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Are you a bridge player looking for other players in the Hampstead area? If so, join the fun and meet new friends each Monday from 1-4pm. Bridge players of all levels are welcome! No instruction given.
Tue, 09/28 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
***All 25 spots at the event have been reserved, but if you would like to be added to the waitlist, please RSVP here. We will contact you before the event if a space opens up. Thank you!    Come hear... Read More
Thu, 09/30 - 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Mexican Train - Dominoes Group 
Fri, 10/01 - 9:00am - 9:15am
  Stop by the library this month to help solve a mystery!    A rare book was stolen from the library, and we need your help to figure out who did it. There are twelve clues hidden throughout the library, and each clue will narrow down the list of... Read More
Sun, 10/03 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
As part of Hannaford's Bloomin' 4 Good Bouquet program, the Friends of the Hampstead Public Library was selected as the October 2021 beneficiary by local store leadership at the East Hampstead Hannaford. The Friends will receive a $1 donation for... Read More
Mon, 10/04 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Are you a bridge player looking for other players in the Hampstead area? If so, join the fun and meet new friends each Monday from 1-4pm. Bridge players of all levels are welcome! No instruction given.
Tue, 10/05 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
The Nonfiction Book Club meets and discusses Those Turbulent Sons of Freedom: Ethan Allen's  Green Mountain Boys and the American Revolution by Christopher S. Wren.  Copies of the book will be available to borrow.Description: The story of... Read More
Wed, 10/06 - 7:30pm - 8:15pm
Join library associate and meditation instructor, Sue Crump, for enriching virtual meditation sessions. Whether you are a frequent practitioner or have never done meditation before, you are welcome to classes. Please register in advance and you will... Read More
Thu, 10/07 - 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Mexican Train - Dominoes Group 
Fri, 10/08 - 11:00am - 12:30pm
Arabian Tea Tasting : Moroccan Mint Tea at 11am The dancers of “Jewels of Paradise” take you on a fantasy journey to the East with an elegant kaleidoscope of costuming and dances from Lebanon and Syria, Egypt, Armenia, and Turkey, from their... Read More
Fri, 10/08 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Arabian Tea Tasting : Moroccan Mint Tea at 2pm The dancers of “Jewels of Paradise” take you on a fantasy journey to the East with an elegant kaleidoscope of costuming and dances from Lebanon and Syria, Egypt, Armenia, and Turkey, from their... Read More
Sat, 10/09 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
This group meets the 2nd Saturday of the month from 10 am to 12 PM. The group is comprised of mainly knitters and spinners (who create their own yarn on spinning wheels); however, all needleworkers are welcome to join. This is a place to relax and... Read More
Sat, 10/09 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us on the library lawn to celebrate fall! We will host a petting farm from Carriage Shack Traveling Farm School including chickens, sheep, goats, rabbits, a potbelly pig, miniature horse, ducks, and guinea hens.  Come by to interact with these... Read More
Sun, 10/10 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
As part of Hannaford's Bloomin' 4 Good Bouquet program, the Friends of the Hampstead Public Library was selected as the October 2021 beneficiary by local store leadership at the East Hampstead Hannaford. The Friends will receive a $1 donation for... Read More
Tue, 10/12 - 12:30pm - 1:15pm
Maggie Grace from the Yoga Room in Hampstead leads us in a Chair Yoga class, in which we practice strengthening, stretching, and meditative breathing exercises. Please register in advance so we can plan the space.Click... Read More
Tue, 10/12 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Friends of the Library business meeting. Friends' Events may be added to 2nd Tuesday evenings later in 2021 or in 2022.  
Wed, 10/13 - 7:30pm - 8:15pm
Join library associate and meditation instructor, Sue Crump, for enriching virtual meditation sessions. Whether you are a frequent practitioner or have never done meditation before, you are welcome to classes. Please register in advance and you will... Read More
Thu, 10/14 - 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Mexican Train - Dominoes Group 
Sat, 10/16 - 9:30am - 1:00pm
Stitched with Love charitable quilt sewers meet to create items for groups of people (or animals) in need.  The  group meets at the Library on the third Saturday morning of each month.  Set up starts at 9:30 am, and the meeting ends by 1 pm. This... Read More
Sun, 10/17 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
As part of Hannaford's Bloomin' 4 Good Bouquet program, the Friends of the Hampstead Public Library was selected as the October 2021 beneficiary by local store leadership at the East Hampstead Hannaford. The Friends will receive a $1 donation for... Read More
Mon, 10/18 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Are you a bridge player looking for other players in the Hampstead area? If so, join the fun and meet new friends each Monday from 1-4pm. Bridge players of all levels are welcome! No instruction given.
Tue, 10/19 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Board of Trustees has a regular meeting schedule of the third Tuesday of each month at ... Read More
Tue, 10/19 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Details Forthcoming!
Wed, 10/20 - 7:30pm - 8:15pm
Join library associate and meditation instructor, Sue Crump, for enriching virtual meditation sessions. Whether you are a frequent practitioner or have never done meditation before, you are welcome to classes. Please register in advance and you will... Read More
Thu, 10/21 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Third Thursday Book Club discusses EDUCATED, a Memoir by Tara Westover. Book Description:  Tara Westover was seventeen the first time she set foot in a classroom. Born to survivalists in the mountains of Idaho, she prepared for the end of the world... Read More
Sun, 10/24 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
As part of Hannaford's Bloomin' 4 Good Bouquet program, the Friends of the Hampstead Public Library was selected as the October 2021 beneficiary by local store leadership at the East Hampstead Hannaford. The Friends will receive a $1 donation for... Read More
Mon, 10/25 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Are you a bridge player looking for other players in the Hampstead area? If so, join the fun and meet new friends each Monday from 1-4pm. Bridge players of all levels are welcome! No instruction given.
Thu, 10/28 - 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Mexican Train - Dominoes Group 
Sat, 10/30 - 9:00am - 9:15am
Last day to stop by the library to help solve a mystery!  A rare book was stolen from the library, and we need your help to figure out who did it. There are twelve clues hidden throughout the library, and each clue will narrow down the list of... Read More

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