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Monday June 22, 2015 -  Thursday August 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading1 12:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen Summer Reading Challenge Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Pick up a reading log at the information desk, then read as many books as you can from June 22nd-August 13th. Bring your reading log to the end of summer party to collect your prizes!

(Register at info desk after June 1st)

Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

 

Monday July 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers. Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, and early literacy.

No registration. With Miss Kathryn.

 

Tuesday July 7, 2015 Go To Top
misc_familytree 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Hood Park Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a summer storytime in the park! Co-hosted by Taylor Library and Derry Parks & Recreation. All ages with caregiver. No registration.

    Location: Hood Park
 
ent_sock_puppet.GIF 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Lindsay returns to DPL this summer with yet another amazing puppet show! Lindsay’s highly interactive, comedic performances delight both the young and young at heart. Her jumbo-sized, hand-crafted puppets charm even the most timid audience members and provide lovable characters for thoughtful and memorable tales.

All ages with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 100 children.

 
misc_kapow.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Superhero Bootcamp Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

How do you become a superhero? For starters, you’ll need a training regimen and a purpose and then you’ll need to advertise your personal motto and skills. We’ll be transforming into our own fictive heroes and create trading cards, skills trailers, training regimens and emblems to go with our new superhero personas.


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday July 8, 2015 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Infant Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A half-hour lapsit storytime for infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers. Share fingerplays, songs, simple books, and activities with your baby as he or she sits in your lap. Join us for this fun early literacy event every Wednesday morning at 10:00am. No registration. With Miss Courtney.

 
office_pencil 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Heroes Vs. Villains Writers Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Every story has a hero. And if it is a good one, it has a villain or two. Join us as we spin stories, talk heroes and villains, shape interesting plots and characters and throw down obstacles that our heroes have to overcome. This is a workshop based program, so feel free to bring a writing piece that you are already working on!

Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required.

 

    Location: Meeting Room A
Thursday July 9, 2015 Go To Top
anim_flyingbird 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Toddler storytime for children 1 & 2 years old and their caregivers, using music, fingerplays, props, percussion, and movement.

No registration. With Miss Eileen.

 

 
anim_cat 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Toto the Tornado Kitten Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Come meet Toto the Tornado Kitten and his owner, Jonathan Hall! Toto was rescued from a tree after a tornado touched down in Brimfield, MA in 2011. Jonathan adopted Toto and wrote two children’s books based on Toto’s experiences. 100% of the proceeds from these books are donated to the Animal Rescue League of Boston! Come listen to Toto’s story and meet these two heroes!

Ages 3+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 100 children.   

 
elect_video_camera 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Superhero Movie Making Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Are you a team player? Do you like stories and collaboration? Join us as we do a summer whirlwind program of writing, creating and producing our own movie! Whether you want to be in front of the camera or behind it, your skills  will be appreciated. 


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room B
Saturday July 11, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Summer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

Monday July 13, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers. Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, and early literacy.

No registration. With Miss Kathryn.

 

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misc_kapow.GIF 6:30 PM  -  8:15 PM SRP: The Comic Book Palace Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

It's time for the Summer Reading Program for Adults!  The theme this year is "Escape the Ordinary".  Here's one way...

Meet Filepe Jorge and view his independent film, The Comic Book Palace, then hear him discuss the movie-making project, comic book superheroes, and comic book movies as part of current popular culture.

 

    Location: Meeting Room
Tuesday July 14, 2015 Go To Top
misc_familytree 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Hood Park Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a summer storytime in the park! Co-hosted by Taylor Library and Derry Parks & Recreation. All ages with caregiver. No registration.

    Location: Hood Park
 
anim_dog_scottie 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Greater Derry Humane Society Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Representatives from the Greater Derry Humane Society will read stories, teach about animal safety, and bring along some of their animal friends for you to meet!

Ages 3+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 50 children.   

 
food_salad 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Unmasking Old Favorites Cooking Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

We’ll be  unmasking old favorites all summer. Join us for old farmhouse recipes such as Lemon Snaps, Maple Apples, Switchel paired with Cucumber Sandwiches, and Boston Cream Pie. This club is perfect for those who like their snacks with a slice of history.

Ages 12-18(Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room A
Wednesday July 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Infant Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A half-hour lapsit storytime for infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers. Share fingerplays, songs, simple books, and activities with your baby as he or she sits in your lap. Join us for this fun early literacy event every Wednesday morning at 10:00am. No registration. With Miss Courtney.

 
misc_pinkribbon 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Everyday Hero Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Be a local hero with community outreach and pay-it- forward projects. We will be making blankets for Project Linus. We’ll learn how to bake bread and you’ll bring home a loaf for a friend or family member in need. And we’ll create handkerchiefs for animals at the Derry Humane Society.  

Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required.

    Location: Meeting Room A
 
lib_book_red 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Derry Library Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jessica   603-432-1640   jessicad@derrypl.org
   

Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 6:30pm to 7:30pm and the book will be available for pick-up at the front desk.   Come join the discussion!  

Thursday July 16, 2015 Go To Top
anim_flyingbird 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Toddler storytime for children 1 & 2 years old and their caregivers, using music, fingerplays, props, percussion, and movement.

No registration. With Miss Eileen.

 

 
nat_lightning 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM The Labors of Hercules Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Come celebrate mythological heroes with tales of the heroism of Hercules! Hercules had to complete 12 difficult labors, including slaying scary monsters and capturing rare magical beasts. What kind of monster would you design for Hercules’s next feat?

Ages 5+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 30 children.

 
elect_video_camera 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Superhero Movie Making Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Are you a team player? Do you like stories and collaboration? Join us as we do a summer whirlwind program of writing, creating and producing our own movie! Whether you want to be in front of the camera or behind it, your skills  will be appreciated. 


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room B
Friday July 17, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Applewood Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a special Friday edition of storytime, hosted by the Applewood Learning Center of Londonderry!

Ages 2 - 6 with caregiver. No registration.

Saturday July 18, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Summer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

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Monday July 20, 2015 Go To Top
misc_questionmark_blue 6:30 AM  -  8:15 AM SRP: Lizzie Borden Took an Axe... or DID she? Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

It's time for the Summer Reading Program for Adults!  The theme this year is "Escape the Ordinary".  Here's one way...

Join us for this New Hampshire Humanities Council Program!

In 1882 Lizzie Borden was charged with the murder of her father and stepmother. She was aquitted after four criminal proceedings, but the case was never reinvestigated by the authorities.Hear Annette Holba discuss both sides of the case and see what you think!

    Location: Meeting Room
 
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers. Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, and early literacy.

No registration. With Miss Kathryn.

 

Tuesday July 21, 2015 Go To Top
misc_familytree 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Hood Park Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a summer storytime in the park! Co-hosted by Taylor Library and Derry Parks & Recreation. All ages with caregiver. No registration.

    Location: Hood Park
 
misc_smiley 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Celebrating YOU! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Chrysanthemum loves the sound of her unique name, but on the first day of school bullies make fun of the name she loves so much. The story is a lesson in feeling good about being an individual and celebrating our differences. Join us as we listen to this story by Kevin Henkes, then draw our self-portraits featuring something that makes US special!

Ages 5+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 30 children.

 
misc_kapow.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Superhero Bootcamp Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

How do you become a superhero? For starters, you’ll need a training regimen and a purpose and then you’ll need to advertise your personal motto and skills. We’ll be transforming into our own fictive heroes and create trading cards, skills trailers, training regimens and emblems to go with our new superhero personas.


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday July 22, 2015 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Infant Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A half-hour lapsit storytime for infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers. Share fingerplays, songs, simple books, and activities with your baby as he or she sits in your lap. Join us for this fun early literacy event every Wednesday morning at 10:00am. No registration. With Miss Courtney.

 
office_pencil 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Heroes Vs. Villains Writers Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Every story has a hero. And if it is a good one, it has a villain or two. Join us as we spin stories, talk heroes and villains, shape interesting plots and characters and throw down obstacles that our heroes have to overcome. This is a workshop based program, so feel free to bring a writing piece that you are already working on!

Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required.

 

    Location: Meeting Room A
Thursday July 23, 2015 Go To Top
anim_flyingbird 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Toddler storytime for children 1 & 2 years old and their caregivers, using music, fingerplays, props, percussion, and movement.

No registration. With Miss Eileen.

 

 
rec_runner.GIF 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Jungle Jim's Superhero Training Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Do YOU have what it takes to be a superhero? Jungle Jim will find out! Using balloons, humor, and lots of audience participation, Jim will teach us all about superheroes and everyday heroes, like YOU! As a reward for our heroes, Jim will finish his show by climbing inside a 6-foot balloon!

Ages 3+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 100 children.

 
elect_video_camera 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Superhero Movie Making Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Are you a team player? Do you like stories and collaboration? Join us as we do a summer whirlwind program of writing, creating and producing our own movie! Whether you want to be in front of the camera or behind it, your skills  will be appreciated. 


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room B
Saturday July 25, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Summer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

Monday July 27, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers. Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, and early literacy.

No registration. With Miss Kathryn.

 

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nat_tulip.GIF 6:30 PM  -  8:15 PM SRP: Ikebana Flower Arrangement Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

It's time for the Summer Reading Program for Adults!  The theme this year is "Escape the Ordinary".  Here's one way...

The UNH Speaker's Bureau presents Holly O Harris who will be offering  a brief description of the philosophy and history of Ikebana, the Japanese art of flower arranging. Not your traditional western style, Ikebana has a 330 year tradition which Ms. Harris will discuss and demonstrate through the creation of an arrangement.

    Location: Meeting Room
Tuesday July 28, 2015 Go To Top
misc_familytree 10:30 AM  -  11:00 AM Hood Park Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Join us for a summer storytime in the park! Co-hosted by Taylor Library and Derry Parks & Recreation. All ages with caregiver. No registration.

    Location: Hood Park
 
ent_stage1 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM The Hampstead Stage Presents Robin Hood Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Robin Hood tells the tale of the legendary English folk hero. We follow Robin as he fights against the evils of King John, collecting his band of Merry Men along the way. This play is an action-packed hour made up of brave heroes, hilarious villains, and bungling henchmen!

Ages 5+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 100 children.

 
food_salad 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Unmasking Old Favorites Cooking Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

We’ll be  unmasking old favorites all summer. Join us for old farmhouse recipes such as Lemon Snaps, Maple Apples, Switchel paired with Cucumber Sandwiches, and Boston Cream Pie. This club is perfect for those who like their snacks with a slice of history.

Ages 12-18(Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room A
Wednesday July 29, 2015 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Infant Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A half-hour lapsit storytime for infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers. Share fingerplays, songs, simple books, and activities with your baby as he or she sits in your lap. Join us for this fun early literacy event every Wednesday morning at 10:00am. No registration. With Miss Courtney.

 
misc_pinkribbon 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Everyday Hero Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Be a local hero with community outreach and pay-it- forward projects. We will be making blankets for Project Linus. We’ll learn how to bake bread and you’ll bring home a loaf for a friend or family member in need. And we’ll create handkerchiefs for animals at the Derry Humane Society.  

Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required.

    Location: Meeting Room A
Thursday July 30, 2015 Go To Top
anim_flyingbird 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Toddler storytime for children 1 & 2 years old and their caregivers, using music, fingerplays, props, percussion, and movement.

No registration. With Miss Eileen.

 

 
ent_guitar01 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Rockin' Environmental Heroes Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The Earth needs our help! Come learn how YOU can be an environmental hero with advice from the Lorax. Then, we'll make musical instruments out of recycled materials and have our very own recycled rock band!

Ages 4+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 30 children.

 
elect_video_camera 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Superhero Movie Making Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Are you a team player? Do you like stories and collaboration? Join us as we do a summer whirlwind program of writing, creating and producing our own movie! Whether you want to be in front of the camera or behind it, your skills  will be appreciated. 


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room B
Friday July 31, 2015 Go To Top
misc_party1 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Paint Along Party Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson    603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   
Join local favorite, Kristine Brock, for a hero themed Paint Along and go home with your masterpiece. 


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

Registration Required.

    Location: Meeting Room A
        There are 5 spaces available.
Saturday August 1, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Summer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

Monday August 3, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers. Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, and early literacy.

No registration. With Miss Kathryn.

 

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Tuesday August 4, 2015 Go To Top
misc_star_white_in_red 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM OUR Community Heroes Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Come listen to stories from some of our very own local heroes: a Derry firefighter and paramedic and a Derry police officer will share stories, then we’ll do crafts and activities based on emergency workers.

Ages 2+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 50 children.

 
misc_kapow.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Superhero Bootcamp Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

How do you become a superhero? For starters, you’ll need a training regimen and a purpose and then you’ll need to advertise your personal motto and skills. We’ll be transforming into our own fictive heroes and create trading cards, skills trailers, training regimens and emblems to go with our new superhero personas.


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room B
Wednesday August 5, 2015 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Infant Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A half-hour lapsit storytime for infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers. Share fingerplays, songs, simple books, and activities with your baby as he or she sits in your lap. Join us for this fun early literacy event every Wednesday morning at 10:00am. No registration. With Miss Courtney.

 
office_pencil 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Heroes Vs. Villains Writers Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Every story has a hero. And if it is a good one, it has a villain or two. Join us as we spin stories, talk heroes and villains, shape interesting plots and characters and throw down obstacles that our heroes have to overcome. This is a workshop based program, so feel free to bring a writing piece that you are already working on!

Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required.

 

    Location: Meeting Room A
Thursday August 6, 2015 Go To Top
anim_flyingbird 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Toddler storytime for children 1 & 2 years old and their caregivers, using music, fingerplays, props, percussion, and movement.

No registration. With Miss Eileen.

 

 
anim_paw 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Critters 'N Creatures Presents Animal Heroes and Villians Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Come learn about some of the heroes and villains of the animal world, including a dwarf rabbit, hedgehog, yellow python, armadillo, alligator, tegu lizard, bat, and giant hissing cockroaches! You might be surprised by who the “good guys” and “bad guys” are! After the show, stick around for a meet and greet with the animals!

Ages 3+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 100 children.   

 
elect_video_camera 3:00 PM  -  4:30 PM Superhero Movie Making Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Are you a team player? Do you like stories and collaboration? Join us as we do a summer whirlwind program of writing, creating and producing our own movie! Whether you want to be in front of the camera or behind it, your skills  will be appreciated. 


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room B
Saturday August 8, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Summer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

Monday August 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_kidsreading 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Story program for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregivers. Lively time of sharing books, songs, puppets, nursery rhymes, and early literacy.

No registration. With Miss Kathryn.

 

 
misc_liberty 5:30 PM  -  8:15 PM SRP: Heroic Women of Derry Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

It's time for the Summer Reading Program for Adults!  The theme this year is "Escape the Ordinary".  Here's one way...

 

Local Historian and Director of the Derry Heritage Commission, Karen Blandford-Anderson will speak on Heroic Women of Derry.

    Location: Meeting Room
Tuesday August 11, 2015 Go To Top
anim_ladybug 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Superbugs to the Rescue! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

What’s your favorite insect? What kind of superpowers might you have if you were a human-sized version of it? After reading Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy, we’ll make wings and antennae so we can all be superbugs!

Ages 3+ with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 30 children.

 
food_salad 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Unmasking Old Favorites Cooking Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

We’ll be  unmasking old favorites all summer. Join us for old farmhouse recipes such as Lemon Snaps, Maple Apples, Switchel paired with Cucumber Sandwiches, and Boston Cream Pie. This club is perfect for those who like their snacks with a slice of history.

Ages 12-18(Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required

    Location: Meeting Room A
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Wednesday August 12, 2015 Go To Top
misc_baby.GIF 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Infant Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

A half-hour lapsit storytime for infants birth to 12 months and their caregivers. Share fingerplays, songs, simple books, and activities with your baby as he or she sits in your lap. Join us for this fun early literacy event every Wednesday morning at 10:00am. No registration. With Miss Courtney.

 
misc_kapow.GIF 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Scavenger Hunt Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Who will soar the fastest? Our annual scavenger hunt is going to be tougher than ever this year. The fastest flyer will get two tickets to Canobie Lake Park. Runner up will receive a special surprise. If you are good at trivia, clues, ciphers, maps and puzzles, you just might have a chance of winning!

Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

No registration required. Meet in the teen space.
 

    Location: Teen Space
Thursday August 13, 2015 Go To Top
anim_flyingbird 10:00 AM  -  11:00 AM Mother Goose on the Loose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Toddler storytime for children 1 & 2 years old and their caregivers, using music, fingerplays, props, percussion, and movement.

No registration. With Miss Eileen.

 

 
misc_kidsreading 3:30 PM  -  4:30 PM Teen End of Summer Party Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Erin Robinson   603-432-6140   erinr@derrypl.org
   

Join us in the meeting room for a pizza party, prize giveaways, and a special surprise. Don’t forget to bring your reading log!


Ages 12-18 (Rising sixth graders welcome)

 

    Location: Meeting Room
 
misc_party1 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Fairy Tale Ball Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Hear ye! Hear ye! By issue of royal decree, the presence of all fairy tale characters—heroes and villains alike!—is requested at the Derry Public Library’s Fairy Tale Ball. Dress as your favorite character and don’t forget your dancing shoes!

All ages with caregiver. No registration. Space is limited to 100 children.  

Friday August 14, 2015 Go To Top
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Summer’s almost over but the fun never ends! Let’s celebrate all the reading we did this summer with a party! Join us for an afternoon of outdoor fun and games, including ice cream from Moo’s!

All ages with caregiver. No registration.

Saturday August 15, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Summer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

Monday August 17, 2015 Go To Top
med_caduceus 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Health Insurance Literacy and the ACA Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

This is a program for people who signed up for Health Insurance and would like to know how to use it and what the rerms mean.

 

Katie Mae Stewart and/or Sarah Riordan, Certified Navigators for the Affordable Care Act, will offer this presentation.

    Location: Meeting Room
Wednesday August 19, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_red 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Derry Library Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jessica   603-432-1640   jessicad@derrypl.org
   

Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 6:30pm to 7:30pm and the book will be available for pick-up at the front desk.   Come join the discussion!  

Friday August 21, 2015 Go To Top
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Details to come soon!

Saturday August 22, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Summer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

Saturday August 29, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Summer Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

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Saturday September 5, 2015 Go To Top
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The library is closed on Saturdays in the summer. 

Monday September 7, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Holiday Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Library closed all day.

Tuesday September 15, 2015 Go To Top
misc_clouds 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Dementia and Aging: Know the 10 Warning Signs Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

Charles Zoeller, Dementia Care Specialist and Educator, will present a program "Dementia and Aging: Know the 10 Warning Signs -- early Detection Matters". This information can  help determine if it's important to speak to a doctor to seek a diagnosis for yourself or someone you care about.

    Location: Meeting Room
Wednesday September 16, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_red 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Derry Library Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jessica   603-432-1640   jessicad@derrypl.org
   

Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 6:30pm to 7:30pm and the book will be available for pick-up at the front desk.   Come join the discussion!  

Monday September 28, 2015 Go To Top
food_grocery 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM We Are Market Basket Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

Grant Welker will discuss  his new book, "We are Market Basket: The Story of the Unlikely Grassroots Movement that Saved a Beloved Business". Were you there? Did you boycott Market Basket or see the protesters who did? Then you will want to attend this program!

    Location: Meeting Room
Wednesday September 30, 2015 Go To Top
anim_lion2 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM An African Safari Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

Award-winning photographer Ken Harvey brings a slide lecture of his travels in Africa. For the armchair traveler in all of us.

    Location: Meeting Room
Tuesday October 6, 2015 Go To Top
misc_clouds 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM We Need to Talk: Family Conversations with Older Drivers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

Charles Zoeller, Dementia Care Specialist and Educator will present this AARP program about Driver safety for elderly drivers.

    Location: Meeting Room
Monday October 12, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Holiday Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Library closed all day.

Wednesday October 21, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_red 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Derry Library Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jessica   603-432-1640   jessicad@derrypl.org
   

Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 6:30pm to 7:30pm and the book will be available for pick-up at the front desk.   Come join the discussion!  

Monday October 26, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_civil_war_x 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Two Brothers, Two Prisoners Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

Larry Knight, Hudsone resident, will present the story of his great grandfather, a Civil War soldier who fought in many battles and was imprisoned in the notorious prison camp, Andersonville. His brother was also a soldier who was captured and who died after being imprisoned. This will be fascinating for Civil War enthusiasts and local history lovers.

    Location: Meeting Room
Tuesday November 10, 2015 Go To Top
misc_clouds 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM What You Should Know about Dementia and Alzheimer's - The Basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Sherry Bailey, Adult Services/Reference Librarian   603-432-6140   sherryb@derrypl.org
   

Charles Zoeller, Dementia Care Specialist and Educator, presents this program comparing normal aging and dementia, and offers other inforemation from the Alzheimer's Association.

    Location: Meeting Room
Wednesday November 11, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Holiday - Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed in honor of Veteran's Day.

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Wednesday November 18, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_red 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Derry Library Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jessica   603-432-1640   jessicad@derrypl.org
   

Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 6:30pm to 7:30pm and the book will be available for pick-up at the front desk.   Come join the discussion!  

Wednesday November 25, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_turkey 5:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library closing at 5 Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library closes at 5 pm on Thanksgiving Eve.

Thursday November 26, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_cornucopia 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Holiday - Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed - Happy Thanksgiving!

Friday November 27, 2015 Go To Top
office_closedsign.GIF 8:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Closed - Holiday Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Library closed all day.

Wednesday December 16, 2015 Go To Top
lib_book_red 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM Derry Library Evening Book Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact: Jessica   603-432-1640   jessicad@derrypl.org
   

Do you like to read?  Do you often wish to discuss the book or want to know what others think of it?  Well we have just the thing. Take part in our evening book group!  We meet on the third Wednesday of the month from 6:30pm to 7:30pm and the book will be available for pick-up at the front desk.   Come join the discussion!  

Thursday December 24, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_wreath 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Holiday - Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed - Merry Christmas!

Friday December 25, 2015 Go To Top
holiday_wreath 9:00 AM  -  9:00 PM Holiday - Closed Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library is closed - Merry Christmas!

Thursday December 31, 2015 Go To Top
food_wineglass.GIF 3:00 PM  -  9:00 PM Library closing at 3 pm Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

The library will close at 3 pm on New Year's Eve.

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