Childrens Events

Wednesday, June 19
10:00am - 11:00am
Let's Play Music, in partnership with the Hooksett Library is offering an Interstellar Space Sounds Workshop.  Kids ages 3 and up will be able to try out different instruments and see what intergalactic sounds they can make. Recommended for ages 3 and up. Registration is... Read more
Thursday, June 20
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Bring a blanket to sit on if you wish, snacks, your lunch, drinks and enjoy watching the Lego Movie: The Second Part. All ages are welcome - this film is rated PG.
Friday, June 21
10:00am - 12:00pm
Families with children ages 0-5 are invited to a special playtime every Friday morning in the Discovery Room.  Come and play and meet new friends. No registration necessary.
Saturday, June 22
10:00am - 1:00pm
Our Annual Summer Reading Kickoff! Enjoy a fun day of seeing trucks up close, fun activities and of course, signing up for our summer reading program! The Friends of the Hooksett Library will be selling hot dogs, popcorn and snow cones during Touch-A-Truck this year as well!
Monday, June 24
10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for a fun bubble party outside on the lawn outside the Children's Room. Bring your own bubbles if you'd like, but we'll have plenty here! No registration is required for this fun event for families with children of all ages!
Monday, June 24
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us in building a Make-Do Space Pod with our cardboard construction tools!  We will keep building until the space pod is built! Ages 7+!  
Tuesday, June 25
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for songs, rhymes and fingerplay to promote early literacy.    Don't have a Hooksett card? Ask us about purchasing one!
Tuesday, June 25
10:15am - 11:00am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a fun drop in story time! No registration is necessary for this fun story time where we'll be singing, dancing, grooving and reading several stories!
Tuesday, June 25
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join us for a fun book club for children in 4th-6th grades and their grownups! Grownups can sign up online and pick up the book at the Children's desk. At the book club, we will have a discussion, do fun activities together and enjoy snacks inspired by the book! This month's book is Space... Read more
Wednesday, June 26
10:00am - 11:00am
Join Miss Anne for this weekly craft session where you will make a space-themed craft!  Crafts will include: paper bag astronaut helmets, popsicle stick stars, making moon sand/galaxy playdough, toilet paper rocket ships, and more! Please register so we can have the appropriate number of... Read more
Wednesday, June 26
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join Miss Anne for this weekly craft session where you will make a space-themed craft!  Crafts will include: Rocket Ship Pop-ups using our Fab-Maker Silhouette, Constellation exploration and button moon craft, making sand/galaxy playdough, making kaleidoscopes and more! Please register so... Read more
Thursday, June 27
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Bring a blanket to sit on if you wish, snacks, your lunch, drinks and enjoy watching WALL-E. All ages are welcome - this film is rated PG.
Thursday, June 27
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Join Miss Anne in an introductory knitting program for teens and tweens.   Miss Anne has 25 years experience knitting, and she will also utilize our new resource, Creative Bug, which has videos to help along the way!  Learn more here :... Read more
Friday, June 28
10:00am - 10:45am
Is your child on the go? This is the program for them - and you, too! In this movement group, we'll be singing and dancing to promote early literacy - without having to sit down for a long time.  Children ages birth-5.
Saturday, June 29
10:00am - 11:30am
Join Miss Anne in the Discovery Room as you make and test out Straw Rockets! NO registration necessary.  Ages 4+
Tuesday, July 02
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for songs, rhymes and fingerplay to promote early literacy.    Don't have a Hooksett card? Ask us about purchasing one!
Tuesday, July 02
10:15am - 11:00am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a fun drop in story time! No registration is necessary for this fun story time where we'll be singing, dancing, grooving and reading several stories!
Wednesday, July 03
10:00am - 11:00am
Join Miss Anne for this weekly craft session where you will make a space-themed craft!  Crafts will include: paper bag astronaut helmets, popsicle stick stars, making moon sand/galaxy playdough, toilet paper rocket ships, and more! Please register so we can have the appropriate number of... Read more
Wednesday, July 03
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join Miss Anne for this weekly craft session where you will make a space-themed craft!  Crafts will include: Rocket Ship Pop-ups using our Fab-Maker Silhouette, Constellation exploration and button moon craft, making sand/galaxy playdough, making kaleidoscopes and more! Please register so... Read more
Saturday, July 06
10:00am - 10:45am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a fun drop in story time featuring books on outer space! No registration is necessary.
Tuesday, July 09
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for songs, rhymes and fingerplay to promote early literacy.    Don't have a Hooksett card? Ask us about purchasing one!
Tuesday, July 09
10:15am - 11:00am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a fun drop in story time! No registration is necessary for this fun story time where we'll be singing, dancing, grooving and reading several stories!
Wednesday, July 10
10:00am - 11:00am
Join Miss Anne for this weekly craft session where you will make a space-themed craft!  Crafts will include: paper bag astronaut helmets, popsicle stick stars, making moon sand/galaxy playdough, toilet paper rocket ships, and more! Please register so we can have the appropriate number of... Read more
Wednesday, July 10
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join Miss Anne for this weekly craft session where you will make a space-themed craft!  Crafts will include: Rocket Ship Pop-ups using our Fab-Maker Silhouette, Constellation exploration and button moon craft, making sand/galaxy playdough, making kaleidoscopes and more! Please register so... Read more
Thursday, July 11
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Bring a blanket to sit on if you wish, snacks, your lunch, drinks and enjoy watching a space-themed kids movie. All ages are welcome - this film is rated PG.
Friday, July 12
10:00am - 10:45am
Is your child on the go? This is the program for them - and you, too! In this movement group, we'll be singing and dancing to promote early literacy - without having to sit down for a long time.  Children ages birth-5.
Saturday, July 13
10:00am - 11:00am
Drop-In and make your own galaxy in a jar to take home with you! No registration necessary.  Ages 4+
Monday, July 15
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Forensics educator, Mary Dawson, will be here for an intergalactic mission!  Join us for an hour long mystery!  In this interactive story, children will learn about astronauts and life in space.  They will explore different patterns of their own fingerprints using magnifying glasses, magnetic... Read more
Monday, July 15
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Join forensics educator Mary Dawson for a forensics mystery designed for Middle School kids. This interactive story will focus on learning about astronauts and life in space.  Children will explore different patterns of their own fingerprints using magnifying glasses, magnetic dusting powder and... Read more
Monday, July 15
4:00pm - 5:00pm
On July 20th, 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin were the first people to walk on the surface of the moon.  How did this extraordinary mission happen?  Celebrate NASA's 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11's historic moon landing.   Join us in the Hebert Room to watch a "guided recreation of... Read more

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