Thursday, May 23 2019
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HOURS:
Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Programs

Unlaunch’d Voices: An Evening with Walt Whitman ~ NH Humanities and Atkinson Historical Society ~ (Registration Requested) at 6:30 on Thursday 6/20/2019

Unlaunch’d Voices: An Evening with Walt Whitman ~ NH Humanities and Atkinson Historical Society ~ (Registration Requested) at 6:30 on Thursday 6/20/2019

This program opens with the elderly Whitman on the evening of his seventieth birthday. The audience is a visitor in his room as he prepares for his birthday celebration. Whitman begins to reminisce during the telling. He transforms into his young vibrant self and we begin to trace back with him the experiences that...
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Tuesday Movies ~ 1:00pm

Tuesday Movies ~ 1:00pm

Fighting with my family ~ May 21st The heartwarming comedy based on the incredible true story of WWE Superstar Paige. Born into a tight-knit wrestling family, Paige and her brother Zak are ecstatic when they get the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to try out for WWE. But when only Paige earns a spot in the competitive...
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Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) – Thursday, May 16, 2019 – 6:30-7:30pm

Brown Bag Book Club (Grades 3 & 4) – Thursday, May 16, 2019 – 6:30-7:30pm

The Brown Bag Book Club meets on Thursdays. Hope you’ll join in the fun reading at home, then coming to discuss the book with your friends! You’re welcome to bring a lunch in a bag and we always provide sweets and drinks. Come have a good time with us. Register now! Our book for...
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Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, May 14th @6:30

Teen Book Discussion: Tuesday, May 14th @6:30

The book of the month is Loving vs. Virginia by Patricia Powell, illustrations by Shadra Strickland From acclaimed author Patricia Hruby Powell comes the story of a landmark civil rights case, told in spare and gorgeous verse. In 1955, in Caroline County, Virginia, amidst segregation and prejudice, injustice and cruelty, two teenagers fell in...
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Founding Fathers: What Were They Thinking? (NH Humanities) Registration Requested @ 6:30pm on Thursday, 5/9/2019

Founding Fathers: What Were They Thinking? (NH Humanities) Registration Requested @ 6:30pm on Thursday, 5/9/2019

In 1787, delegates gathered in Philadelphia to address a wide variety of crises facing the young United States of America, and produced a charter for a new government. In modern times, competing political and legal claims are frequently based on what those delegates intended. Mythology about the founders and their work at the 1787...
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The Social Black Bear: What Bears Have Taught Me About Being Human with Benjamin Kilham ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on Monday 5/13/19

The Social Black Bear: What Bears Have Taught Me About Being Human with Benjamin Kilham ~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 on Monday 5/13/19

Black bears, thought to be solitary, have a different type of social behavior that possibly parallels early human behavior. They show evidence of reciprocal altruism, matri-linear hierarchy, and a mix of intentional and emotional communication. Bears can live for as many as forty years, which allows them long-term benefits from forming relationships with fellow...
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Reader’s Theater (Grades 2-5) – Thursday, May 9, 6:30-7:30pm

Reader’s Theater (Grades 2-5) – Thursday, May 9, 6:30-7:30pm

Do you like to read? Come to our Readers’ Theater and read from a ‘script’. No worry about remembering your lines, just play the part as you read! Everyone can have a turn, share the fun and perform without costumes or props. This is a great way to practice reading out loud and help...
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Turn it On! (Tech Tutorials)

Turn it On! (Tech Tutorials)

Tech THIS out!  If you have an e-reader or gadget that you want to learn how to use with free downloadable books, then we can help you.  You can have a brief lesson here called “Turn it On!” on your tech toy (Kindle, iPad, iPod, cell phone or other device compatible with Overdrive/Libby App) and learn...
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Needle Crafters ~ Wednesdays @ 10:30am

Needle Crafters ~ Wednesdays @ 10:30am

Whether you enjoy knitting, crocheting, rug braiding, quilting or another form of needle work come join us for Needle Crafters.  Each Wednesday, this informal gathering is a fun meet-up for those who are currently working on projects or who wish to start one.  Are you stuck on a stitch or confused by a pattern? ...
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Mother Goose on the Loose: Mondays @ 10:30 – Register infants to age two +

Mother Goose on the Loose: Mondays  @ 10:30 – Register infants to age two +

Welcome to Mother Goose on the Loose, a fun-filled thirty minute interactive session that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments, and more to stimulate the learning process of babies and toddlers.  Please feel welcome to stay after the session to allow for playtime and socializing for all ages. Please register online or give us...
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