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What’s Happening in the Children's Room

  • Saturday, June 22nd from 10:00-1:00pm. Fun for the whole family, with face-painting, photo booth photos, games, refreshments, and more! Sponsored by the Friends of the Library!
  • 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...

Upcoming Children's Events

Mon, Jun 17
10:00am - 7:00pm
Join us in the Discovery Room all day to decorate our Celestial Rocket Playhouse!  We will have additional items for decoration available for kids. All ages...
Tue, Jun 18
10:00am - 10:45am
Join us as we welcome Andy the Armadillo from The Texas Roadhouse for a special storytime! All ages and no registration required.
Wed, Jun 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...
Thu, Jun 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...
Fri, Jun 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...
Tue, Jun 18
10:00am - 10:45am
Join us as we welcome Andy the Armadillo from The Texas Roadhouse for a special storytime! All ages and no registration required.
Tue, Jun 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!
Tue, Jun 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...
Fri, Jun 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...
Tue, Jul 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!
Mon, Jun 17
10:00am - 7:00pm
Join us in the Discovery Room all day to decorate our Celestial Rocket Playhouse!  We will have additional items for decoration available for kids. All ages...
Mon, Jun 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+!  
Wed, Jun 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...
Wed, Jun 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...
Thu, Jun 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...
Mon, Jun 17
10:00am - 7:00pm
Join us in the Discovery Room all day to decorate our Celestial Rocket Playhouse!  We will have additional items for decoration available for kids. All ages...
Wed, Jun 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...
Thu, Jun 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...
Sat, Jun 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...
Mon, Jun 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...