Sandown Public Library

305 Main Street; P.O.Box 580 | Sandown, NH 03873
603-887-3428

Monday September 21, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


 
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
MESSY MONDAYS

Looking for something to do with your child?  Join us for  some  creative, child-centered sceince and art exploration. 

Today's Program: SPLATTER PAINTING 

Wear your old clothes and get ready to be messy!  This activity will be outdoors, and will be rescheduled in the event of rain. While this event is geared to children aged 6 and under, we will make accommodations for siblings. Please be sure to registerd EACH child that will be in attendence.  

 

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603.887.2093  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: outdoors

Looking for something to do with your child?  Join us for  some  creative, child-centered sceince and art exploration. 

Today's Program: SPLATTER PAINTING 

Wear your old clothes and get ready to be messy!  This activity will be outdoors, and will be rescheduled in the event of rain. While this event is geared to children aged 6 and under, we will make accommodations for siblings. Please be sure to registerd EACH child that will be in attendence.  

 

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.2093
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: outdoors


 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
RAMBLIN' RICHARD - WWII MUSIC

September 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II.  Back again this year, Ramblin' Richard will present his "Songs and Stories of World War II - Popular Wartime Songs and Their Stories You Didn't Know". This program focuses on some of the most beloved American songs that were popular at the time. Songs like: Bluebirds over the White Cliffs of DoverSentimental JourneyPraise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition, and Chattanooga Choo Choo.  Richard will sing the songs while playing his  guitar, 5-string banjo, or ukulele. He will also tell fascinating and unfamiliar stories about the songs and the times as well.

This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of The Sandown Library.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: outdoors

September 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II.  Back again this year, Ramblin' Richard will present his "Songs and Stories of World War II - Popular Wartime Songs and Their Stories You Didn't Know". This program focuses on some of the most beloved American songs that were popular at the time. Songs like: Bluebirds over the White Cliffs of DoverSentimental JourneyPraise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition, and Chattanooga Choo Choo.  Richard will sing the songs while playing his  guitar, 5-string banjo, or ukulele. He will also tell fascinating and unfamiliar stories about the songs and the times as well.

This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of The Sandown Library.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: outdoors


Tuesday September 22, 2020
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LEGOS AND MORE (Ages 6+)- VIA ZOOM

Come and build with us.  We will be doing some fun building challenges.  If you don't have legos, that is okay.  You can use blocks, magnet tiles, tinkers toys etc...

Registration is required.  Once you have registered, you will be emailed a unique link to Zoom where we will have fun building together.  The Zoom meeting will be locked after the program has started, so please arrive on time.

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Come and build with us.  We will be doing some fun building challenges.  If you don't have legos, that is okay.  You can use blocks, magnet tiles, tinkers toys etc...

Registration is required.  Once you have registered, you will be emailed a unique link to Zoom where we will have fun building together.  The Zoom meeting will be locked after the program has started, so please arrive on time.

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
TUESDAY FLIX

Join us for our monthly movie series. This is a great program for you and your "pod" to have an evening out!

Tonight's showing: Dr. Dolittle.

Registration is required.  Pizza is available with a suggested donation of $1.00 per slice. 

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Room

Join us for our monthly movie series. This is a great program for you and your "pod" to have an evening out!

Tonight's showing: Dr. Dolittle.

Registration is required.  Pizza is available with a suggested donation of $1.00 per slice. 

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Room


Wednesday September 23, 2020
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6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
PJ STORYTIME-FACEBOOK LIVE

Join Miss Adrienne  live on FaceBook at 6:30 PM  every Wednesday night for Virtual PJ Storytime.  Wear pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal with you.  

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join Miss Adrienne  live on FaceBook at 6:30 PM  every Wednesday night for Virtual PJ Storytime.  Wear pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal with you.  

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual

Thursday September 24, 2020
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1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
The Three Stooges Take on the Axis Powers

Did you know The Three Stooges had such a powerful impact on WWII that Hitler had them on his list of enemies? Join Outreach Project Coordinator Dan Schroeder from the NH Wright Museum to explore the role the Three Stooges played in WWII.  The “short” film “You Nazty Spy!” (1940) was the first in cinema to satirized the Nazis and the Third Reich, it helped publicize the Nazi threat in a period when the United States was still neutral about World War II.  Dan will share the history of the Three Stooges and WWII, some memorabilia as well as show a few of the Stooges short films.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  pthomas@sanownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

Did you know The Three Stooges had such a powerful impact on WWII that Hitler had them on his list of enemies? Join Outreach Project Coordinator Dan Schroeder from the NH Wright Museum to explore the role the Three Stooges played in WWII.  The “short” film “You Nazty Spy!” (1940) was the first in cinema to satirized the Nazis and the Third Reich, it helped publicize the Nazi threat in a period when the United States was still neutral about World War II.  Dan will share the history of the Three Stooges and WWII, some memorabilia as well as show a few of the Stooges short films.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  
   pthomas@sanownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs


 
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4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
ZEN CRAFT

Our Zen Crafters meet once a month to explore various crafts like knitting, scrapbooking and basketweaving.  We will  occasionally enjoy special craft evenings with local instructors.   Materials for this craft will be provided for by the library. 

We ask that you bring a bowl that will hold a  ballon in order for you to carry your leaf bowl home until it dries. 

Today's  craft:   fall leaf bowls.

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CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Small Conference Room - Library Upstairs

Our Zen Crafters meet once a month to explore various crafts like knitting, scrapbooking and basketweaving.  We will  occasionally enjoy special craft evenings with local instructors.   Materials for this craft will be provided for by the library. 

We ask that you bring a bowl that will hold a  ballon in order for you to carry your leaf bowl home until it dries. 

Today's  craft:   fall leaf bowls.

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CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Small Conference Room - Library Upstairs


Monday September 28, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
FAMILY FUN IN THE KITCHEN- VIA ZOOM

Join us for some fun in the kitchen.  Fall is here which means lots of apples.  We will be making apple crisp. .  

Participants are required to register and will recieve an email with the login information to this Zoom event. 

Ingredients needed:

  • All-purpose of flour
  • Old-fashioned oats
  • Light brown sugar
  • baking powder
  • cinnamon
  • salt
  • unsalted butter
  • 3-4 large Granny Smith, Golden delicious apples, Gala, or Honecrisp apples
  • Lemon juice
  • Milk
  • Vanilla extract
  • 8x8 pan
CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us for some fun in the kitchen.  Fall is here which means lots of apples.  We will be making apple crisp. .  

Participants are required to register and will recieve an email with the login information to this Zoom event. 

Ingredients needed:

  • All-purpose of flour
  • Old-fashioned oats
  • Light brown sugar
  • baking powder
  • cinnamon
  • salt
  • unsalted butter
  • 3-4 large Granny Smith, Golden delicious apples, Gala, or Honecrisp apples
  • Lemon juice
  • Milk
  • Vanilla extract
  • 8x8 pan
CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
FRIENDS OF THE LIBRARY MEETING

The Friends of the Sandown Public Library meet every other month.  If you want to learn more about the Friends and what they do, please feel free to drop-in.  The Friends help to fundraise money for programs and special requests that are not covered under the normal library operating budget. 

Interested in being a Friend, and supporting the library?  We welcome new members (and you don't have to come to the meetings to support this group).  Fill out this form and return to the library.  Friends Membership Form

CONTACT: Adam Shalager  887-3428  director@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

The Friends of the Sandown Public Library meet every other month.  If you want to learn more about the Friends and what they do, please feel free to drop-in.  The Friends help to fundraise money for programs and special requests that are not covered under the normal library operating budget. 

Interested in being a Friend, and supporting the library?  We welcome new members (and you don't have to come to the meetings to support this group).  Fill out this form and return to the library.  Friends Membership Form

CONTACT:
  Adam Shalager
  887.3428
   director@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

Tuesday September 29, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Apple Orchard Story Time

Story Time at the Apple Orchard today!  Join us for stories and apple snacks at Mac's Apple Orchard in Londonderry NH.    More info on the orchard and  can be found at http://macksapples.com/     If you would like to pick apples or pumpkins after event please call the orchard's hot line, 432.3456 for current picking guidlines  and pricing.  Registration will close on Friday September 25  at noon so that we may inform the orchard how many people will be attending. 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603.887.3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Offsite

Story Time at the Apple Orchard today!  Join us for stories and apple snacks at Mac's Apple Orchard in Londonderry NH.    More info on the orchard and  can be found at http://macksapples.com/     If you would like to pick apples or pumpkins after event please call the orchard's hot line, 432.3456 for current picking guidlines  and pricing.  Registration will close on Friday September 25  at noon so that we may inform the orchard how many people will be attending. 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Offsite


Wednesday September 30, 2020
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6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
PJ STORYTIME-FACEBOOK LIVE

Join Miss Adrienne  live on FaceBook at 6:30 PM  every Wednesday night for Virtual PJ Storytime.  Wear pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal with you.  

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join Miss Adrienne  live on FaceBook at 6:30 PM  every Wednesday night for Virtual PJ Storytime.  Wear pajamas and bring your favorite stuffed animal with you.  

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual

Thursday October 1, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
BOOK - 2 - MOVIE

IS the BOOK  always BETTER ?  The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them. Books for the next gathering are always available on movie viewing night. 

This is open every month to anyone who wants to join the discussion and watch the movie.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

IS the BOOK  always BETTER ?  The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them. Books for the next gathering are always available on movie viewing night. 

This is open every month to anyone who wants to join the discussion and watch the movie.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Monday October 5, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB

Are you a mystery reader?  Looking for some new authors or a chance to read a favorite one?  Join us the 1st Monday of the month to discuss the monthy book choice.

This Months book: The Witche's Tree by M. C. Beaton

Books are available to pick up at the library.  Please register so we have enough copies of the books available.

CONTACT: Susan kehoe  603-887-3428  skehoe@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Room

Are you a mystery reader?  Looking for some new authors or a chance to read a favorite one?  Join us the 1st Monday of the month to discuss the monthy book choice.

This Months book: The Witche's Tree by M. C. Beaton

Books are available to pick up at the library.  Please register so we have enough copies of the books available.

CONTACT:
  Susan kehoe
  603.887.3428
   skehoe@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
KIDS KRAFT (Ages 6-10)

Come and craft with us!

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Children's Room

Come and craft with us!

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Children's Room

Tuesday October 6, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
TUESDAY FLIX

Join us  for our monthly movie series. This is a great program for you and your "pod" to have an evening out!

Tonight's showing: 21 Bridges

Registration is required.  Pizza is available with a suggested donation of $1.00 per slice. 

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Room

Join us  for our monthly movie series. This is a great program for you and your "pod" to have an evening out!

Tonight's showing: 21 Bridges

Registration is required.  Pizza is available with a suggested donation of $1.00 per slice. 

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Room


Wednesday October 7, 2020
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
FOOD FOR THOUGHT: COOKBOOK CLUB

Do you like to cook and try new recipes?  Join us for our monthly gathering where we make various recipes from different chefs, cooking methods, ethnic or regional areas or other new ways to cook.  This first month back will be a "Show us your favorite recipe" reboot! Dig back through your favorites and show your new host what you love to cook (and eat!).

The library will have the cookbooks for people to check out.

2020 List of "Themes"


 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Do you like to cook and try new recipes?  Join us for our monthly gathering where we make various recipes from different chefs, cooking methods, ethnic or regional areas or other new ways to cook.  This first month back will be a "Show us your favorite recipe" reboot! Dig back through your favorites and show your new host what you love to cook (and eat!).

The library will have the cookbooks for people to check out.

2020 List of "Themes"


 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room


Thursday October 8, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES MEETING

The Board of Library Trustees meet every month on the second Thursday, starting at 7pm.  This meeting is open to the public.
 

CONTACT: Adam Shlager  887-3428  director@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: TBA

The Board of Library Trustees meet every month on the second Thursday, starting at 7pm.  This meeting is open to the public.
 

CONTACT:
  Adam Shlager
  887.3428
   director@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: TBA

Monday October 12, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


Tuesday October 13, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LEGOS AND MORE (Ages 6+)

Join us for LEGOs and more program.  We will have building challenges, introduce some STEM activities, and have open, creative time.  This program is appropriate for ages 5-10.

We appreciate if you sign up your child so we know how to plan our activities. Easy one-time registration for all the weeks of the program.  If your child can't make it, no worries, just call or email Adrienne.  This is a great opportunity for your child to create a network of kids with the same interests.

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Children's Room

Join us for LEGOs and more program.  We will have building challenges, introduce some STEM activities, and have open, creative time.  This program is appropriate for ages 5-10.

We appreciate if you sign up your child so we know how to plan our activities. Easy one-time registration for all the weeks of the program.  If your child can't make it, no worries, just call or email Adrienne.  This is a great opportunity for your child to create a network of kids with the same interests.

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Children's Room


Wednesday October 14, 2020
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6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
BEER BREWING 101 (21 years +)

Located in Exeter, NH Czar's Brewery is a small brewery and eatery dedicated to crafting inspired, delicious and discerning ales & lagers from local ingredients.  Join us as owner Henry V. gives us a lesson in brewing and explains how he began his adventure. You will be given the opportunity to tour the facility and sample a few of his creations.  ALL registrants must be 21 years or older to participate in this event.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions, space is limited to 10 people, sandown residents will be given first priority. 

Funding for this event is provided for by a grant from The New Hampshire Humanities.

 
CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  pthomas@sanownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Offsite

Located in Exeter, NH Czar's Brewery is a small brewery and eatery dedicated to crafting inspired, delicious and discerning ales & lagers from local ingredients.  Join us as owner Henry V. gives us a lesson in brewing and explains how he began his adventure. You will be given the opportunity to tour the facility and sample a few of his creations.  ALL registrants must be 21 years or older to participate in this event.  Due to Covid-19 restrictions, space is limited to 10 people, sandown residents will be given first priority. 

Funding for this event is provided for by a grant from The New Hampshire Humanities.

 
CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  
   pthomas@sanownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Offsite


Thursday October 15, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Saturday October 17, 2020
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11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
CAN YOU EAT IT? MUSHROOM IDENTIFICATION

Mushrooms are a low calorie, low carbohydrate food packed with nutritional value. They grow all around us, but are these wild-grown treats safe to eat? Stephanie D. from the NH Mushroom Company will join us today to share her knowledge of this fungi. She will lead participants on a walking tour for edible mushrooms.

Please dress appropriately for a moderate walk through the woods. This event will go on rain or shine.  Please register so we can reach you should anything change with this program.

This program generously sponsored by the Friends of The Sandown Library.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

Mushrooms are a low calorie, low carbohydrate food packed with nutritional value. They grow all around us, but are these wild-grown treats safe to eat? Stephanie D. from the NH Mushroom Company will join us today to share her knowledge of this fungi. She will lead participants on a walking tour for edible mushrooms.

Please dress appropriately for a moderate walk through the woods. This event will go on rain or shine.  Please register so we can reach you should anything change with this program.

This program generously sponsored by the Friends of The Sandown Library.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs


Monday October 19, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


Tuesday October 20, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
ESSENTIAL OILS

We are becoming increasingly aware that when we adress mental and emotional wellness, we see an increasse in our physical health as well.  ~ Jessica Travis

Join us for an evening  of sharing your experience of how the Covid pandemic has changed your life and health, and what  to do to promote self health. 

 

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603.887.3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

We are becoming increasingly aware that when we adress mental and emotional wellness, we see an increasse in our physical health as well.  ~ Jessica Travis

Join us for an evening  of sharing your experience of how the Covid pandemic has changed your life and health, and what  to do to promote self health. 

 

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room


Wednesday October 21, 2020
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6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
BOOKS & BITES: GOOD BOOKS, GOOD BITES AND GOOD COMPANY

2020 Book Selection List

“We were all heading for each other on a collision course, no matter what. Maybe some people are just meant to be in the same story.”

CONTACT: Sue Kehoe  887-3428  skehoe@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

2020 Book Selection List

“We were all heading for each other on a collision course, no matter what. Maybe some people are just meant to be in the same story.”

CONTACT:
  Sue Kehoe
  887.3428
   skehoe@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

Thursday October 22, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Monday October 26, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


Tuesday October 27, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LEGOS AND MORE (Ages 6+)

Join us for LEGOs and more program.  We will have building challenges, introduce some STEM activities, and have open, creative time.  This program is appropriate for ages 5-10.

We appreciate if you sign up your child so we know how to plan our activities. Easy one-time registration for all the weeks of the program. No worries if your child can't make it, just call or email Adrienne.  This is a great opportunity for kids to meet new friends with similar interests.

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Children's Room

Join us for LEGOs and more program.  We will have building challenges, introduce some STEM activities, and have open, creative time.  This program is appropriate for ages 5-10.

We appreciate if you sign up your child so we know how to plan our activities. Easy one-time registration for all the weeks of the program. No worries if your child can't make it, just call or email Adrienne.  This is a great opportunity for kids to meet new friends with similar interests.

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Children's Room


Thursday October 29, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Sunday November 1, 2020
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2:00 AM - 3:00 AM
SUNDAY SPECIAL PROGRAM:
CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs
CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

Monday November 2, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB

Are you a mystery reader?  Looking for some new authors or a chance to read a favorite one?  Join us the 1st Monday of the month to discuss the monthy book choice.

This Months book:  The Wych Elm by Tana French

Books are available to pick up at the library.  Please register so we have enough copies of the books available.

CONTACT: Susan kehoe  603-887-3428  skehoe@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Room

Are you a mystery reader?  Looking for some new authors or a chance to read a favorite one?  Join us the 1st Monday of the month to discuss the monthy book choice.

This Months book:  The Wych Elm by Tana French

Books are available to pick up at the library.  Please register so we have enough copies of the books available.

CONTACT:
  Susan kehoe
  603.887.3428
   skehoe@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
KIDS KRAFT (Ages 6-10)

Come and craft with us!

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Children's Room

Come and craft with us!

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Children's Room

Tuesday November 3, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Wednesday November 4, 2020
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6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
FOOD FOR THOUGHT: COOKBOOK CLUB

Do you like to cook and try new recipes?  Join us for our monthly gathering where we make various recipes from different chefs, cooking methods, ethnic or regional areas or other new ways to cook.  The library will have the cookbooks for people to check out.

2020 List of "Themes"


 

CONTACT: Adam Shlager  887-3428  director@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Do you like to cook and try new recipes?  Join us for our monthly gathering where we make various recipes from different chefs, cooking methods, ethnic or regional areas or other new ways to cook.  The library will have the cookbooks for people to check out.

2020 List of "Themes"


 

CONTACT:
  Adam Shlager
  887.3428
   director@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Thursday November 5, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
BOOK - 2 - MOVIE

IS the BOOK  always BETTER ?  The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them. Books for the next gathering are always available on movie viewing night. 

This is open every month to anyone who wants to join the discussion and watch the movie.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

IS the BOOK  always BETTER ?  The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them. Books for the next gathering are always available on movie viewing night. 

This is open every month to anyone who wants to join the discussion and watch the movie.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Monday November 9, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


Tuesday November 10, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LEGOS AND MORE (Ages 6+)

Join us for LEGOs and more program.  We will have building challenges, introduce some STEM activities, and have open, creative time.  This program is appropriate for ages 5-10.

We appreciate if you sign up your child so we know how to plan our activities. Easy one-time registration for all the weeks of the program.  If your child can't make it, no worries, just call or email Adrienne.  This is a great opportunity for your child to create a network of kids with the same interests.

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Children's Room

Join us for LEGOs and more program.  We will have building challenges, introduce some STEM activities, and have open, creative time.  This program is appropriate for ages 5-10.

We appreciate if you sign up your child so we know how to plan our activities. Easy one-time registration for all the weeks of the program.  If your child can't make it, no worries, just call or email Adrienne.  This is a great opportunity for your child to create a network of kids with the same interests.

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Children's Room


Thursday November 12, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
BOARD OF LIBRARY TRUSTEES MEETING

The Board of Library Trustees meet every month on the second Thursday, starting at 7pm.  This meeting is open to the public.
 

CONTACT: Adam Shlager  887-3428  director@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: TBA

The Board of Library Trustees meet every month on the second Thursday, starting at 7pm.  This meeting is open to the public.
 

CONTACT:
  Adam Shlager
  887.3428
   director@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: TBA

Monday November 16, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


Tuesday November 17, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Wednesday November 18, 2020
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6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
BOOKS & BITES: GOOD BOOKS, GOOD BITES AND GOOD COMPANY

2020 Book Selection List

Charles Wentworth, a heartbroken Puritan, comes to the New World from England in 1622 in search of salvation and a new beginning. Burdened with a lifelong struggle between his desire for faith and his doubts about God's love for him, he leaves the only land he has ever known after the death of his fiancée, in hopes of being freed of the temptations that torment him.

CONTACT: Sue Kehoe  887-3428  skehoe@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

2020 Book Selection List

Charles Wentworth, a heartbroken Puritan, comes to the New World from England in 1622 in search of salvation and a new beginning. Burdened with a lifelong struggle between his desire for faith and his doubts about God's love for him, he leaves the only land he has ever known after the death of his fiancée, in hopes of being freed of the temptations that torment him.

CONTACT:
  Sue Kehoe
  887.3428
   skehoe@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Library-upstairs

Thursday November 19, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Monday November 23, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


Tuesday November 24, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
LEGOS AND MORE (Ages 6+)

Join us for LEGOs and more program.  We will have building challenges, introduce some STEM activities, and have open, creative time.  This program is appropriate for ages 5-10.

We appreciate if you sign up your child so we know how to plan our activities. Easy one-time registration for all the weeks of the program. No worries if your child can't make it, just call or email Adrienne.  This is a great opportunity for kids to meet new friends with similar interests.

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Children's Room

Join us for LEGOs and more program.  We will have building challenges, introduce some STEM activities, and have open, creative time.  This program is appropriate for ages 5-10.

We appreciate if you sign up your child so we know how to plan our activities. Easy one-time registration for all the weeks of the program. No worries if your child can't make it, just call or email Adrienne.  This is a great opportunity for kids to meet new friends with similar interests.

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Children's Room


Monday November 30, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


Tuesday December 1, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
TALES FOR TOTS (AGES 2-3)

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-4328  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

This program is designed for toddlers and early preschool children. Stories, songs, beginning sign language and gross motor activities will be incorporated into this story time designed for busy toddlers.  Class size is limited to 10 children with their parent/caregiver.
Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.4328
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Thursday December 3, 2020
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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
STORY TIME (AGES 3-5)

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Bring your preschooler or kindergartner age child to enjoy stories, songs, puppets and more.  Our themed story and craft times are designed to encourage the development of early literacy skills and build friendships with others.  Class size is limited to 15 children with their parent/caregivers.   
Registration is required and will close at 9pm the evening prior to the program.  This allows us to plan appropriately and have enough materials for your child(ren).

 

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

 
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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
BOOK - 2 - MOVIE

IS the BOOK  always BETTER ?  The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them. Books for the next gathering are always available on movie viewing night. 

This is open every month to anyone who wants to join the discussion and watch the movie.

CONTACT: Tricia Thomas  603-887-3428  pthomas@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

IS the BOOK  always BETTER ?  The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them. Books for the next gathering are always available on movie viewing night. 

This is open every month to anyone who wants to join the discussion and watch the movie.

CONTACT:
  Tricia Thomas
  603.887.3428
   pthomas@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room

Monday December 7, 2020
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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
VIRTUAL MOTHER GOOSE ON THE LOOSE (Ages up to 36 months)

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Virtual

Join us Monday mornings on YouTube for movement, reading, rhymes, and songs.  Mother Goose on the Loose is a brain-based program consisting of thirty minutes of fun, skill-building activities.  Some benefits of the programs are the following: aids speech development, improves motor coordination, develops attention span, and encourages a love of books and book illustrations.

We will post the link to the day's YouTube video ten (10) minutes prior to the start time.  You can find archived story times from previous programs, too.

 

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Virtual


 
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10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB

Are you a mystery reader?  Looking for some new authors or a chance to read a favorite one?  Join us the 1st Monday of the month to discuss the monthy book choice.

This Months book: Iced Over by Barbara Ross

Books are available to pick up at the library.  Please register so we have enough copies of the books available.

CONTACT: Susan kehoe  603-887-3428  skehoe@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Main Room

Are you a mystery reader?  Looking for some new authors or a chance to read a favorite one?  Join us the 1st Monday of the month to discuss the monthy book choice.

This Months book: Iced Over by Barbara Ross

Books are available to pick up at the library.  Please register so we have enough copies of the books available.

CONTACT:
  Susan kehoe
  603.887.3428
   skehoe@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Main Room

 
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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
KIDS KRAFT (Ages 6-10)

Come and craft with us!

CONTACT: Adrienne Skora  887-3428  youthservices@sandownlibrary.us
LOCATION: Children's Room

Come and craft with us!

CONTACT:
  Adrienne Skora
  887.3428
   youthservices@sandownlibrary.us

LOCATION: Children's Room