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What’s Happening in the Children's Room

  • 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...
  • The library will be closed in observance of the Memorial Day holiday, Monday May 27th. There will be a Memorial Day Parade on Sunday, May 26, which leaves Lambert Park at 12:00pm. Brief ceremonies at Veterans' Park and...
  • 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

Tue, May 28
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including...
Wed, May 29
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for lots of songs and rhymes to promote early literacy, a story and open playtime afterwards!   Don't have a Hooksett card? Ask us about purchasing one!
Wed, May 29
10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for early literacy fun including dancing, singing, crafts and activities! This program is specifically for children aged 2 and 3. This program is for...
Thu, May 30
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for activities in Science, Math, Technology, Art and Engineering.   This story time is specifically for children who are pre/k- kindergarten age, who...
Fri, May 31
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...
Wed, May 29
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for lots of songs and rhymes to promote early literacy, a story and open playtime afterwards!   Don't have a Hooksett card? Ask us about purchasing one!
Wed, May 29
10:30am - 11:15am
Join us for early literacy fun including dancing, singing, crafts and activities! This program is specifically for children aged 2 and 3. This program is for...
Thu, May 30
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for activities in Science, Math, Technology, Art and Engineering.   This story time is specifically for children who are pre/k- kindergarten age, who...
Mon, Jun 03
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...
Wed, Jun 05
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for lots of songs and rhymes to promote early literacy, a story and open playtime afterwards!   Don't have a Hooksett card? Ask us about purchasing one!
Thu, May 30
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for activities in Science, Math, Technology, Art and Engineering.   This story time is specifically for children who are pre/k- kindergarten age, who...
Thu, Jun 06
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for activities in Science, Math, Technology, Art and Engineering.   This story time is specifically for children who are pre/k- kindergarten age, who...
Thu, Jun 13
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us for activities in Science, Math, Technology, Art and Engineering.   This story time is specifically for children who are pre/k- kindergarten age, who...
Mon, Jul 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...
Mon, Jul 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...
Tue, May 28
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including...
Tue, Jun 04
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including...
Tue, Jun 04
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the Friends of the Hooksett Library who actively support the library through advocacy, volunteer services and fundraising.
Tue, Jun 11
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including...
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! We will...