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Preschool Storytime: Dinosaurs!
Tuesday, April 15 and Thursday, April 17 at 10:30 a.m.

Tyrannosaurus, diplodocus, and stegosaurus, oh my!



Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, felt board and a craft.  



All are welcome!


Friends Book Discussion: "The Love of a Good Woman"
Wednesday, April 16 at 10:30 a.m.

Join us for April's Friends book discussion. 



Jennifer Lee will lead us through three stories from The Love of A Good Woman by Alice Munro: the title story, "The Children Stay" and, "Before the Change." 



The books are in and your copy awaits...


Bookeaters, Middle School Book Group
Wednesday, April 16 at 2:45 p.m.
You'll have so much fun at this Bookeaters Middle School Book Group.

This month's book is "A Mango Shaped Space"  by Wendy Mass.  

Walk from the middle school.  

Ruth Wharton McDonald is the facilitator.  

Pizza is served and all are welcome.  Books available at the library.



XBOX Kinect Gaming Night (ages 10 & up)
Wednesday, April 16 at 6 p.m.
Come out and test your skills with our XBOX Kinect in the Young Adult Room!  Pizza is served.
Poetry Series Continues: Emmy-Nominated Poet Andrew Periale
Wednesday, April 16 at 7 p.m.

Join us for a fantastic evening!

Andrew Periale continues the library's Poetry Series. 

Periale is an Emmy-nominated artist, and has toured the U.S. as an actor and puppeteer. 

He is editor of Puppetry International magazine and has written many plays. 

He is the NH coordinator for Poetry Out Loud, a competition for high school students. 

He also teaches creative writing workshops in high schools. 

His poetry has appeared in a number of journals and was the Poet Laureate of Rochester. 


Family Movie Afternoon “FROZEN"
Saturday, April 19 at 2 p.m.
Just "Let it Go" and watch last year's Oscar-winning smash hit on the big screen at the library! 

Popcorn is served! 

New DPL Exhibit! Confronting the South: New Hampshire People During the Civil War

Last year marked the 150 year anniversary of the start of the American Civil War. Between April 1861 and the spring of 1865, the Civil War tested concepts of nationhood, attitudes toward race and human rights, gender roles, and the U.S. Constitution itself. Through the soldiers letters, the exhibit interprets three aspects of the war: Confronting the South- the soldiers reaction to being in unfamiliar territory; Seeing the Elephant- popular term describing being in battle for the first time; and Life at Home- feelings and hardship of those left behind in New Hampshire.

Exhibit is on loan from the UNH Dimond Library Special Collections.


Chess for Kids (10 and up)!
Mondays, 2:45-4:00 p.m. in the Young Adult Room.

Join us every Monday in the Young Adult room for a game of chess/board games. 


This activity is for ages 10 & up.

Lego Afternoons (Grades 1-4)!
Thursdays at 3:45 p.m.

Join us for an afternoon of Legos. 


Come create!

Crafternoon!
Fridays, at 3 p.m - 4:45 p.m.




Join us for a fun craft in the children's craft room. 

Homeschoolers Activity Hour- Art! Nature and Collages.
Friday, April 11 at 10:30 a.m.

We will hear books, play some games, do some puzzles and make a craft. This group is geared to home-schoolers but all are welcome.