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What’s Happening in the Children's Room

  • Head to the Hooksett Library during September to see what's new and take part in the celebration. Libraries across the country are participating. Do you have friends who don't have library cards? Invite them to visit us...
  • The concept is simple, the rewards are priceless. Read a book (any book) to your newborn, infant, and/or toddler. The goal is to have read 1,000 books (yes you can repeat books) before your precious one starts...
  • Save up to $2,000 at more than 100 of your favorite New England family attractions, including amusement parks, zoos, museums, ski mountains and more. In most cases, you will receive a free or discounted admission for a...
  • Mango Languages is a PhD-created, linguist-approved language-learning software teaches practical conversation in over 70 languages, while keeping the vibe fun and encouraging. With free mobile apps, hands-free learning...
  • Creativebug® is the number one inspirational resource for DIY, crafters and makers. You can learn DIY crafts that include knitting, sewing, quilting, paper crafts, jewelry, kid-friendly crafts, and so much more! FREE...
  • Drop off your clean, gently used costumes, masks, wigs, and other accessories  to swap for a new costume! You can also make a donation of at least $5.00 if you don’t have a costume to swap. Costumes will be on display...

Upcoming Children's Events

Sat, Sep 21
8:30am - 10:00am
Annual Hooksett Kiwanis 5K trail race and fun run for kids at Head's Pond and the Hooksett Library. Co-sponsored by the Merrimack County Savings Bank in...
Sat, Sep 21
10:00am - 10:45am
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...
Mon, Sep 23
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for early literacy fun including stories, movement, singing and activities! This 30 minute program is specifically for children aged 2 and 3.   There...
Mon, Sep 23
10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for stories, songs and crafts all about the different letters of the alphabet!  We will focus on a different letter of the alphabet each week and we...
Tue, Sep 24
9:30am - 10:00am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a fun drop in story time! During this 30 minute program we will read stories and sing songs.  We will finish...
Sat, Sep 21
10:00am - 10:45am
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...
Mon, Sep 23
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for early literacy fun including stories, movement, singing and activities! This 30 minute program is specifically for children aged 2 and 3.   There...
Mon, Sep 23
10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for stories, songs and crafts all about the different letters of the alphabet!  We will focus on a different letter of the alphabet each week and we...
Tue, Sep 24
9:30am - 10:00am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a fun drop in story time! During this 30 minute program we will read stories and sing songs.  We will finish...
Tue, Sep 24
10:30am - 11:15am
Please join us for our Fall Preschool Storytime that will focus on different themes of the season.  We will learn about apples, leaves, pumpkins and so much...
Wed, Sep 25
10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for 45 minutes of exploration based fun for kids ages 2 and up.  We will have a weekly story and then kids will be able to explore the different...
Wed, Oct 02
10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for 45 minutes of exploration based fun for kids ages 2 and up.  We will have a weekly story and then kids will be able to explore the different...
Sat, Oct 05
10:00am - 3:00pm
Join us during the day on October 5th as we participate in the Global Cardboard Challenge!  More information on the challenge can be found here:  https://...
Wed, Oct 09
10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for 45 minutes of exploration based fun for kids ages 2 and up.  We will have a weekly story and then kids will be able to explore the different...
Wed, Oct 16
10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for 45 minutes of exploration based fun for kids ages 2 and up.  We will have a weekly story and then kids will be able to explore the different...
Thu, Sep 26
4:15pm - 5:00pm
Please join us for a new program where we will incorporate music and movement along with stories that inspire us to move our bodies!  This program is designed...
Thu, Sep 26
5:30pm - 7:30pm
First Lego League Team Meeting- Team Walls
Thu, Sep 26
5:30pm - 7:30pm
FLL Team Meeting- Team Walls
Fri, Sep 27
9:30am - 10:00am
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...
Sat, Sep 28
10:00am - 11:00am
Join us for a special storytime where we will read books, sing songs, do a craft, and of course, enjoy donuts and muffins!   Please register on-line, so we'll...