Thursday January 18, 2018
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MORNING STORYTIME
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 5 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! This series will focus on STEAM toys the library owns and can be borrowed for individual use. This week we'll try to make Ozobots follow paths we create.

LOCATION: Children's Room
There are 10 spaces available.
 
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Saturday January 20, 2018
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DROP-IN SNOWFLAKE CRAFT
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Children are invited to stop in to make a sparkly snowflake suncatcher to brighten a window. Ages 5 and up.

LOCATION: Main Room
 
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TECH TUTOR
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Having trouble with the new device you recieved for Christmas? Need to program your new phone? Set up your new tablet?  Stop in for some technology assistance. 

Monday January 22, 2018
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ESSENTIAL OILS
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

A monthly program on the benefits of using natural  essential oils for your emotional and physical health.

January's topic: Skin Care For All. 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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FRIENDS OF THE SANDOWN LIBRARY MEETING
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The Friends is a nonprofit organization consisting of community members who volunteer time to assist the library in such areas as developing community awareness, fund raising and program support.  The Sandown Friends was formed in 1963. They meet the 4th Monday in January, March, May, July, September and then the first Monday in December.
All meetings are held at the Library and begin at 6:30 P.M. New Members are always welcome. If you would like more information please contact the library at 887-3428.

LOCATION: Children's Room
Tuesday January 23, 2018
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TALES FOR TOTS
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour includes short stories, music and movement for children who are 3 years old and younger. . The program is limited to 10 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 3 spaces available.
 
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday January 24, 2018
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DROP IN STORYTIME
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For those of you who need a little flexibility, you can join us once a week on Wednesdays.  There is no registration required.  We will read a few stories, sing a few songs and make some new friends.  This program is for ages 2-6.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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AFTERNOON STORY TIME
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 12 spaces available.
 
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FAB FOOD (Ages 12+)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Try out some fabulous, fun, and easy recipes. Make and taste a different, simple recipe each month and share some of your favorites. Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Thursday January 25, 2018
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MORNING STORYTIME
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 5 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! Each week we will play with some STEAM games the library owns and can then be borrowed for individual use. This week we'll learn about creating electrical circuits using Snap Circuits. This program is for ages 8-12. No registration necessary.

Saturday January 27, 2018
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SNOWMAN MEASURING STICK (Ages 2 +)
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Make your yardstick look like a snowman for measuring the snowfall! All materials provided.  

 
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TINY TERRARIUMS
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Join Julie from Tiny Sanctuaries to create your own tiny terrarium with air plants.  Julie will have everything you need to place inside your tiny garden.  Please bring a small clear contanier of your choice.  Container should be approximately 4 or 5 inches wide and 3 inches deep.

A $20.00 material fee will be charged for this program. 

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are many spaces available.
Tuesday January 30, 2018
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TALES FOR TOTS
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour includes short stories, music and movement for children who are 3 years old and younger. . The program is limited to 10 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 3 spaces available.
 
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday January 31, 2018
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DROP IN STORYTIME
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For those of you who need a little flexibility, you can join us once a week on Wednesdays.  There is no registration required.  We will read a few stories, sing a few songs and make some new friends.  This program is for ages 2-6.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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AFTERNOON STORY TIME
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 12 spaces available.
Thursday February 1, 2018
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MORNING STORYTIME
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 5 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! Each week we will play with some STEAM games the library owns and can then be borrowed for individual use. Try out a couple of STEAM games, including Laser Maze and Gravity Maze. This program is for ages 8-12. No registration necessary.

 
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

 

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.


January: Sold by Patricia McCormick

February:  Victoria and Abdul by Shrabani Basu

March:  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

April:  The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

May:  The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman

June:  The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday February 5, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Tuesday February 6, 2018
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TALES FOR TOTS
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour includes short stories, music and movement for children who are 3 years old and younger. . The program is limited to 10 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 3 spaces available.
 
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday February 7, 2018
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DROP IN STORYTIME
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For those of you who need a little flexibility, you can join us once a week on Wednesdays.  There is no registration required.  We will read a few stories, sing a few songs and make some new friends.  This program is for ages 2-6.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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AFTERNOON STORY TIME
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 12 spaces available.
Thursday February 8, 2018
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MORNING STORYTIME
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 5 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! Each week we will play with some STEAM games the library owns and can then be borrowed for individual use. This week give our brand new Keva Planks a try. See what you can create! This program is for ages 8-12. No registration necessary.

 
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LIBRARY MAKERS (Ages 12+)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Looking for something creative to do?  Join us each month as we make something as a group and then take home. Supplies and basic instructions will be provided.  Come with your imagination and make something unique and special! . Ages 12 and up.

Please register for this program so we can be sure to have enough supplies for everyone.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Saturday February 10, 2018
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2018 - EAT TO BE LEAN
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The first three months of 2018 we are hosting a series on creating a healthier you! 

January 6: Portion Distortion
February 10: The Truth About Sugar & Fat
March 3:  Supermarket Savvy

Join us for the whole series or just come to one!

 

This program is led by Heidi Constanzo,  a certified Health Coach from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition and a Reiki Master/Teacher. She leads the wellness endeavors at Prince Lobel Tye, LLP,  a Boston law firm and coaches private clients. 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday February 12, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

 

January: Glass Castle, 

February: The Long Walk Home, PG13, Drama, 1 hour 38 minuntes

March: Stronger

April: The Mountain Between Us

May: Marshall

June: The Hero

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday February 13, 2018
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TALES FOR TOTS
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour includes short stories, music and movement for children who are 3 years old and younger. . The program is limited to 10 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 3 spaces available.
 
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday February 14, 2018
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DROP IN STORYTIME
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For those of you who need a little flexibility, you can join us once a week on Wednesdays.  There is no registration required.  We will read a few stories, sing a few songs and make some new friends.  This program is for ages 2-6.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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AFTERNOON STORY TIME
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 12 spaces available.
 
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CRAFTIVITY (Grades 1-3)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a craft, activity, or art project. This month we will work on a Valentine craft.

Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Thursday February 15, 2018
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FOOD FOR THOUGHT (COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB)

The "Food For Thought" Cookbook Book Club will meet on the the 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:00 - 7:30pm. Here are the dates:  Feb. 15, Apr. 19, Jun. 21, Aug. 16, and Oct. 18.  This unique book club includes reading/reviewing a wide range of cookbooks and explores various cooking techniques, specific chefs, and ethnic cooking styles.  Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from the month’s cookbook and their own table setting, and we all sit down for a potluck meal.

February 15 we will be choosing recipes from any cookbook by the  Pioneer Woman, Ree Drummond.  We will have cookbooks available to checkout from the library.

Registration is required. This group cannot accommodate drop-ins.

To register, contact Library Director, Deb Hoadley at director@sandownlibrary.us or call 603-887-3428.  Please choose your recipe you will be making before calling to register.

LOCATION: TBA
 
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MORNING STORYTIME
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 5 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! Each week we will play with some STEAM games the library owns and can then be borrowed for individual use. This week we'll make an electronic creation using Little Bits. This program is for ages 8-12. No registration necessary.

 
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Saturday February 17, 2018
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MUSIC EXPLORATION
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Want to explore music and instruments without the expense of buying something? The staff at Let's Play Music holds a Music Exploration class at the library each month.  Stop by to learn and play musical instruments. 

This Saturday's focus: Guitar with Dan

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday February 19, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

The Library is closed for President's Day. 

Tuesday February 20, 2018
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TALES FOR TOTS
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour includes short stories, music and movement for children who are 3 years old and younger. . The program is limited to 10 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 3 spaces available.
 
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library every Tuesday night for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday February 21, 2018
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DROP IN STORYTIME
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

For those of you who need a little flexibility, you can join us once a week on Wednesdays.  There is no registration required.  We will read a few stories, sing a few songs and make some new friends.  This program is for ages 2-6.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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AFTERNOON STORY TIME
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 12 spaces available.
 
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BOOK EXPLORERS (Grades 4-6)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us the 3rd Wednesday of every month (Jan - May) as we read an adventure or funny book together and discuss it.  We will be choosing the books together as a group each month.  Snacks provided.

LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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BOOKS & BITES: GOOD BOOKS, GOOD BITES AND GOOD COMPANY
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Book & Bites book group meets the third Wednesday of the month.

January: The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult

February: The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

March: Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

LOCATION: Main Room
There are many spaces available.
Thursday February 22, 2018
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MORNING STORYTIME
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

We are running story hours as a seven (7) week series so we can better meet the needs of the children and build relationships with each other.  This  story hour is for children ages 3 - 6 with their parents, where we read age appropriate books and focus on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art & Math) activities, as well as build social skills. The program is limited to 15 children. 

When you register, you are registering for all 7 weeks.  If you are unable to attend a session, please notify the library.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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ASK A TRANS PERSON ANYTHING ~ PANEL DISCUSSION
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

This is an opportunity for anyone who may have questions or want to learn more about the transgender community.  There will be a panel from the transgender community who will share a bit about themselves and their personal stories, and then the program will be opened up to questions from the audience. 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Saturday February 24, 2018
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SATURDAY CRAFT (Grades 4-5)
1:00 AM - 2:00 AM

Let's create something great together at the library! Grades 4-5

Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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FELTING CRAFT (Ages 12+)
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Project: NEEDLE FELTED SCARF 

Bring a wool or wool blend scarf  with you to the library and  embellish it with local, natural, hand-dyed wool fibers.  All materials except scarf, provided. This program is limited to 10 attendees. 

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Monday February 26, 2018
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ESSENTIAL OILS
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

A monthly program on the benefits of using natural, essential oils for your emotional and physical health.

April's topic: Green Cleaning for Spring

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday February 27, 2018
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PUT YOURSELF IN A SNOWGLOBE (Ages 3+)
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Bring a photograph of yourself and we will show you how to put you in a snowglobe!

All materials provided, except the photograph.  Please register for this program.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Giving blood is a simple thing to do, but it can make a huge difference in the lives of others! Join us today to give the gift of life at the Red Cross Bus. The bus will be in the library parking.  Appointments are encouraged so you avoid waiting.  To pick your preferred time, go to redcrossblood.org. Use the sponsor code, SANDOWNLIBRARY to locate our blood drive. Or click here to go right to the registration page. After your donation, stop into the library to pick up your thank-you snack.

LOCATION: parking lot
 
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BEACH BLANKET BINGO (Ages 4-8)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Are you ready for the winter cold to end? Take a break from the winter blues with some Beach Blanket Bingo. Come in shorts and sandals, if you'd like, and bring along your favorite beach towel and summer accessories.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 15 spaces available.
 
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday February 28, 2018
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OREO STACKING CHALLENGE (Ages 3+)
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join us this morning for our building challenge! What is the tallest freestanding tower you can make with oreo cookies? 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 20 spaces available.
 
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SAND DOUGH (Ages 6-12)
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Using sand and a few other simple ingredients, we'll create sand dough and bring the beach to you.

Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 12 spaces available.
 
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FAB FOOD (Ages 12+)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Try out some fabulous, fun, and easy recipes. Make and taste a different, simple recipe each month and share some of your favorites. Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Thursday March 1, 2018
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AUTHOR READING - NANCY CRINKLAW (Age 5+)
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Join Sandown author, Nancy Crinklaw, as she reads for us from her newly published book, Winnie and Tate. Nancy will have books available for purchase and will be happy to sign them.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 4 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! This series will focus on coding activities that do not require a computer. This week we'll see how Legos can be used for coding.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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HOMEMADE SAND SCRUB (Ages 10+)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Make your very own sand-based face scrub. Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

 

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

January: Sold by Patricia McCormick

February:  Victoria and Abdul by Shrabani Basu

March:  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

April:  The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

May:  The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman

June:  The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Saturday March 3, 2018
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2018 - EAT TO BE LEAN
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

The first three months of 2018 we are hosting a series on creating a healthier you! 

January 6: Portion Distortion
February 10: The Truth About Sugar & Fat
March 3:  Supermarket Savvy

Join us for the whole series or just come to one!

 

This program is led by Heidi Constanzo,  a certified Health Coach from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition and a Reiki Master/Teacher. She leads the wellness endeavors at Prince Lobel Tye, LLP,  a Boston law firm and coaches private clients. 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday March 5, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Tuesday March 6, 2018
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Thursday March 8, 2018
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 4 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! This series will focus on coding activities that do not require a computer. This week we'll use beads to represent letters and "code" a name necklace.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday March 12, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

January: Glass Castle, 

February: The Long Walk Home

March: Stronger, R, Drama/Biography, 1 hour 59 minutes

April: The Mountain Between Us

May: Marshall

June: The Hero

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday March 13, 2018
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday March 14, 2018
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CRAFTIVITY (Grades 1-3)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for a craft, activity, or art project. This month we will work on a Valentine craft.

Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Thursday March 15, 2018
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 4 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! This series will focus on coding activities that do not require a computer. This week we'll learn how Ozobots follow colored paths using coding.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
 
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday March 19, 2018
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FRIENDS OF THE SANDOWN LIBRARY MEETING
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The Friends is a nonprofit organization consisting of community members who volunteer time to assist the library in such areas as developing community awareness, fund raising and program support.  The Sandown Friends was formed in 1963. They meet the 4th Monday in January, March, May, July, September and then the first Monday in December.
All meetings are held at the Library and begin at 6:30 P.M. New Members are always welcome. If you would like more information please contact the library at 887-3428.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday March 20, 2018
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library every Tuesday night for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday March 21, 2018
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BOOK EXPLORERS (Grades 4-6)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us the 3rd Wednesday of every month (Jan - May) as we read an adventure or funny book together and discuss it.  We will be choosing the books together as a group each month.  Snacks provided.

LOCATION: Children's Room
 
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BOOKS & BITES: GOOD BOOKS, GOOD BITES AND GOOD COMPANY
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Book & Bites book group meets the third Wednesday of the month.

January: The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult

February: The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman

March: Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

LOCATION: Main Room
There are many spaces available.
Thursday March 22, 2018
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STEAM PROGRAM (Ages 6-12)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us for our 4 week STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math) series! This series will focus on coding activities that do not require a computer. This week we'll try out a homemade coding game.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Saturday March 24, 2018
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SATURDAY CRAFT (Grades 4-5)
1:00 AM - 2:00 AM

Let's create something great together at the library! Grades 4-5

Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Children's Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Monday March 26, 2018
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ESSENTIAL OILS
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

A monthly program on the benefits of using natural, essential oils for your emotional and physical health.

April's topic: Green Cleaning for Spring

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday March 27, 2018
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday March 28, 2018
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FAB FOOD (Ages 12+)
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Try out some fabulous, fun, and easy recipes. Make and taste a different, simple recipe each month and share some of your favorites. Registration is required for this program.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are 10 spaces available.
Monday April 2, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Tuesday April 3, 2018
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library every Tuesday night for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Thursday April 5, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

January: Sold by Patricia McCormick

February:  Victoria and Abdul by Shrabani Basu

March:  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

April:  The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

May:  The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman

June:  The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday April 10, 2018
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library every Tuesday night for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Monday April 16, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

January: Glass Castle, 

February: The Long Walk Home

March: Stronger

April: The Mountain Between Us, PG13, Drama/Thriller, 1 hour 52minutes

May: Marshall

June: The Hero

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday April 17, 2018
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library every Tuesday night for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday April 18, 2018
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BOOK EXPLORERS (Grades 4-6)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us the 3rd Wednesday of every month (Jan - May) as we read an adventure or funny book together and discuss it.  We will be choosing the books together as a group each month.  Snacks provided.

LOCATION: Children's Room
Thursday April 19, 2018
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FOOD FOR THOUGHT (COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB)

The "Food For Thought" Cookbook Book Club will meet on the the 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:00 - 7:30pm. Here are the dates:  Feb. 15, Apr. 19, Jun. 21, Aug. 16, and Oct. 18.  This unique book club includes reading/reviewing a wide range of cookbooks and explores various cooking techniques, specific chefs, and ethnic cooking styles.  Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from the month’s cookbook and their own table setting, and we all sit down for a potluck meal.

Registration is required. This group cannot accommodate drop-ins.

To register, contact Library Director, Deb Hoadley at director@sandownlibrary.us or call 603-887-3428.  Please choose your recipe you will be making before calling to register.

LOCATION: TBA
 
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday April 23, 2018
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ESSENTIAL OILS
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

A monthly program on the benefits of using natural  essential oils for your emotional and physical health.

April's topic: Spring Cleaning. 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday April 24, 2018
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ZEN COLOR
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Stressed? Overwhelmed? Come to the library every Tuesday night for our Zen Color program. This is a weekly, one-hour time for quiet and meditative coloring. Like meditation, coloring allows us to switch off our brains from other thoughts and focus on the moment. Come join others who are looking for 60 minutes of calm. All supplies will be provided, including meditative music and aromatherapy scents. Please feel free to bring your own coloring book if you would like. This program is for adults.

Wednesday April 25, 2018
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BULLET JOURNALING FOR TEENS & ADULTS
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Learn a new way of staying organized!  Bullet Journals are a planner, journal, to-do list, sketch book, address book, coloring book, habit tracker, reading log, scrapbook, and goal tracker all in one!  In this program, adults and teens (ages 15+) will practice some typical Bullet Journaling elements and then will work on designing their first month of journaling space with guidance from the instructor, Cheri Haire. 

Bring your own pens or markers and everything else will be supplied.  Please register for this event.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
There are many spaces available.
Thursday May 3, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

 January: Sold by Patricia McCormick 

February:  Victoria and Abdul by Shrabani Basu

March:  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

April:  The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

May:  The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman

June:  The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday May 7, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Monday May 14, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

January: Glass Castle, 

February: The Long Walk Home

March: Stronger

April: The Mountain Between Us

May: Marshall, PG13, Drama/Biography, 1 hour 58 minutes

June: The Hero

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Wednesday May 16, 2018
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BOOK EXPLORERS (Grades 4-6)
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Join us the 3rd Wednesday of every month (Jan - May) as we read an adventure or funny book together and discuss it.  We will be choosing the books together as a group each month.  Snacks provided.

LOCATION: Children's Room
Thursday May 17, 2018
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday May 21, 2018
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FRIENDS OF THE SANDOWN LIBRARY MEETING
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The Friends is a nonprofit organization consisting of community members who volunteer time to assist the library in such areas as developing community awareness, fund raising and program support.  The Sandown Friends was formed in 1963. They meet the 4th Monday in January, March, May, July, September and then the first Monday in December.
All meetings are held at the Library and begin at 6:30 P.M. New Members are always welcome. If you would like more information please contact the library at 887-3428.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Saturday May 26, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

Library is closed today and Monday (5/28) for the Memorial Day Weekend.

Monday May 28, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

Library is closed for Memorial Day.

Monday June 4, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Thursday June 7, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

 January: Sold by Patricia McCormick 

February:  Victoria and Abdul by Shrabani Basu

March:  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

April:  The Mountain Between Us by Charles Martin

May:  The Zookeeper's Wife by Diane Ackerman

June:  The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday June 11, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

January: Glass Castle, 

February: The Long Walk Home

March: Stronger

April: The Mountain Between Us

May: Marshall

June: The Hero, R, Drama/Comedy, 1 hour 33 minutes

 

 

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday June 21, 2018
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FOOD FOR THOUGHT (COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB)

The "Food For Thought" Cookbook Book Club will meet on the the 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:00 - 7:30pm. Here are the dates:  Feb. 15, Apr. 19, Jun. 21, Aug. 16, and Oct. 18.  This unique book club includes reading/reviewing a wide range of cookbooks and explores various cooking techniques, specific chefs, and ethnic cooking styles.  Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from the month’s cookbook and their own table setting, and we all sit down for a potluck meal.

Registration is required. This group cannot accommodate drop-ins.

To register, contact Library Director, Deb Hoadley at director@sandownlibrary.us or call 603-887-3428.  Please choose your recipe you will be making before calling to register.

LOCATION: TBA
 
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday July 2, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Wednesday July 4, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

Library is closed for Independence Day.

Thursday July 5, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

July: We Bought A Zoo by Benjamin Lee.

August: A Civil Action by Jonathan Harr

September: Extreamly Loud and Incredibly Close by Janathan Safran

October: Room by Emma Donoghue

November: Wonder by R. J. Palacio

December: Papertowns by John Green

 

 
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday July 9, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

 

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

July: Wonder, PG, Drama/Family, 1 hour 53 minutes

August: The Book of Henry, PG13, Crime/Thriller, 1 hour 45 minutes

September: The Zookeeper’s Wife, PG13,  Drama/History, 2 hours 7 minutes

October: Victoria and Abdul, PG13, Drama/Biography, 1 hour 52 minutes

November: The Last of the Dogmen, PG13, Thriller, 1 hour 58 minutes

December: So This is Christmas, NR, Drama/Romance, 1 hour 55 minutes

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday July 19, 2018
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday July 23, 2018
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FRIENDS OF THE SANDOWN LIBRARY MEETING
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The Friends is a nonprofit organization consisting of community members who volunteer time to assist the library in such areas as developing community awareness, fund raising and program support.  The Sandown Friends was formed in 1963. They meet the 4th Monday in January, March, May, July, September and then the first Monday in December.
All meetings are held at the Library and begin at 6:30 P.M. New Members are always welcome. If you would like more information please contact the library at 887-3428.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday August 2, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

 

July: We Bought A Zoo by Benjamin Lee.

August: A Civil Action by Jonathan Harr

September: Extreamly Loud and Incredibly Close by Janathan Safran

October: Room by Emma Donoghue

November: Wonder by R. J. Palacio

December: Papertowns by John Green

 
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday August 6, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Monday August 13, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

July: Wonder, PG, Drama/Family, 1 hour 53 minutes

August: The Book of Henry, PG13, Crime/Thriller, 1 hour 45 minutes

September: The Zookeeper’s Wife, PG13,  Drama/History, 2 hours 7 minutes

October: Victoria and Abdul, PG13, Drama/Biography, 1 hour 52 minutes

November: The Last of the Dogmen, PG13, Thriller, 1 hour 58 minutes

December: So This is Christmas, NR, Drama/Romance, 1 hour 55 minutes

 

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday August 16, 2018
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FOOD FOR THOUGHT (COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB)

The "Food For Thought" Cookbook Book Club will meet on the the 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:00 - 7:30pm. Here are the dates:  Feb. 15, Apr. 19, Jun. 21, Aug. 16, and Oct. 18.  This unique book club includes reading/reviewing a wide range of cookbooks and explores various cooking techniques, specific chefs, and ethnic cooking styles.  Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from the month’s cookbook and their own table setting, and we all sit down for a potluck meal.

Registration is required. This group cannot accommodate drop-ins.

To register, contact Library Director, Deb Hoadley at director@sandownlibrary.us or call 603-887-3428.  Please choose your recipe you will be making before calling to register.

LOCATION: TBA
 
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Saturday September 1, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

Library is closed today and Monday (9/3) for the Labor Day Weekend.

Monday September 3, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

Library is closed for Labor Day.

Thursday September 6, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

 

July: We Bought A Zoo by Benjamin Lee.

August: A Civil Action by Jonathan Harr

September: Extreamly Loud and Incredibly Close by Janathan Safran

October: Room by Emma Donoghue

November: Wonder by R. J. Palacio

December: Papertowns by John Green

 
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday September 10, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
 
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

July: Wonder, PG, Drama/Family, 1 hour 53 minutes

August: The Book of Henry, PG13, Crime/Thriller, 1 hour 45 minutes

September: The Zookeeper’s Wife, PG13,  Drama/History, 2 hours 7 minutes

October: Victoria and Abdul, PG13, Drama/Biography, 1 hour 52 minutes

November: The Last of the Dogmen, PG13, Thriller, 1 hour 58 minutes

December: So This is Christmas, NR, Drama/Romance, 1 hour 55 minutes

 

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday September 20, 2018
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday September 24, 2018
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FRIENDS OF THE SANDOWN LIBRARY MEETING
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The Friends is a nonprofit organization consisting of community members who volunteer time to assist the library in such areas as developing community awareness, fund raising and program support.  The Sandown Friends was formed in 1963. They meet the 4th Monday in January, March, May, July, September and then the first Monday in December.
All meetings are held at the Library and begin at 6:30 P.M. New Members are always welcome. If you would like more information please contact the library at 887-3428.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday October 1, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Thursday October 4, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

 

July: We Bought A Zoo by Benjamin Lee.

August: A Civil Action by Jonathan Harr

September: Extreamly Loud and Incredibly Close by Janathan Safran

October: Room by Emma Donoghue

November: Wonder by R. J. Palacio

December: Papertowns by John Green

 
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday October 8, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The library is open today. Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

July: Wonder, PG, Drama/Family, 1 hour 53 minutes

August: The Book of Henry, PG13, Crime/Thriller, 1 hour 45 minutes

September: The Zookeeper’s Wife, PG13,  Drama/History, 2 hours 7 minutes

October: Victoria and Abdul, PG13, Drama/Biography, 1 hour 52 minutes

November: The Last of the Dogmen, PG13, Thriller, 1 hour 58 minutes

December: So This is Christmas, NR, Drama/Romance, 1 hour 55 minutes

 

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday October 18, 2018
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FOOD FOR THOUGHT (COOKBOOK BOOK CLUB)

The "Food For Thought" Cookbook Book Club will meet on the the 3rd Thursday of the month from 6:00 - 7:30pm. Here are the dates:  Feb. 15, Apr. 19, Jun. 21, Aug. 16, and Oct. 18.  This unique book club includes reading/reviewing a wide range of cookbooks and explores various cooking techniques, specific chefs, and ethnic cooking styles.  Participants are asked to bring a dish to share from the month’s cookbook and their own table setting, and we all sit down for a potluck meal.

Registration is required. This group cannot accommodate drop-ins.

To register, contact Library Director, Deb Hoadley at director@sandownlibrary.us or call 603-887-3428.  Please choose your recipe you will be making before calling to register.

LOCATION: TBA
 
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday November 1, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

 

July: We Bought A Zoo by Benjamin Lee.

August: A Civil Action by Jonathan Harr

September: Extreamly Loud and Incredibly Close by Janathan Safran

October: Room by Emma Donoghue

November: Wonder by R. J. Palacio

December: Papertowns by John Green

 
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday November 5, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
Monday November 12, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

Library is closed for Veterans Day.

Thursday November 15, 2018
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday November 19, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

July: Wonder, PG, Drama/Family, 1 hour 53 minutes

August: The Book of Henry, PG13, Crime/Thriller, 1 hour 45 minutes

September: The Zookeeper’s Wife, PG13,  Drama/History, 2 hours 7 minutes

October: Victoria and Abdul, PG13, Drama/Biography, 1 hour 52 minutes

November: The Last of the Dogmen, PG13, Thriller, 1 hour 58 minutes

December: So This is Christmas, NR, Drama/Romance, 1 hour 55 minutes

Note the date change due to Veteran's Day Holiday on Nov. 12.

 

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday November 22, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

Library is closed for Thanksgiving Day.  We will be open this year on Saturday, Nov. 24.

Monday December 3, 2018
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MONDAY MORNING MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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.

2018 Book List - click on this to give you the list of books for the year.

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

LOCATION: Main Room
 
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FRIENDS OF THE SANDOWN LIBRARY MEETING
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

The Friends is a nonprofit organization consisting of community members who volunteer time to assist the library in such areas as developing community awareness, fund raising and program support.  The Sandown Friends was formed in 1963. They meet the 4th Monday in January, March, May, July, September and then the first Monday in December.
All meetings are held at the Library and begin at 6:30 P.M. New Members are always welcome. If you would like more information please contact the library at 887-3428.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday December 6, 2018
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BOOK-2-MOVIE
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

The first Thursday of each month, we watch a movie based on a book and have a discussion comparing them.

 

July: We Bought A Zoo by Benjamin Lee.

August: A Civil Action by Jonathan Harr

September: Extreamly Loud and Incredibly Close by Janathan Safran

October: Room by Emma Donoghue

November: Wonder by R. J. Palacio

December: Papertowns by John Green

 
LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Monday December 10, 2018
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MONDAY MOVIE
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Come join us for our monthly movie series.  Great night to get together with a friend or "date."

July: Wonder, PG, Drama/Family, 1 hour 53 minutes

August: The Book of Henry, PG13, Crime/Thriller, 1 hour 45 minutes

September: The Zookeeper’s Wife, PG13,  Drama/History, 2 hours 7 minutes

October: Victoria and Abdul, PG13, Drama/Biography, 1 hour 52 minutes

November: The Last of the Dogmen, PG13, Thriller, 1 hour 58 minutes

December: So This is Christmas, NR, Drama/Romance, 1 hour 55 minutes

 

 

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Thursday December 20, 2018
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CHESS CLUB
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM

Every month bring a friend and drop in for a game of chess. No experience is required and all abilities are welcome.

LOCATION: Downstairs Meeting Room
Tuesday December 25, 2018
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LIBRARY CLOSED

Library is closed for Christmas Day.

Tuesday January 1, 2019
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