Special Events

Tuesday, February 28
11:00am - 11:30am
Join Miss Vickie and Miss Grace for a fun puppet show! All ages are welcome. 
Tuesday, February 28
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Families are welcome to sign up to participate on our very special Pokemon Quest! Once registered, we will contact you about a time slot that will work for you and your family between 5 and 7pm. The library has a dire problem - Meowth has stolen 8 of your Pokemon and we need the... Read more
Wednesday, March 01
10:00am - 11:00am
Children aged 5+ and their grownups can join us for a fun science lab with a musical theme!  No registration necessary. 
Thursday, March 02
12:00pm - 2:30pm
Bring your own lunch, a blanket and pillows to get comfy if you wish and join us for a family-friendly movie! Click here to find out what movie we will be watching!
Thursday, March 02
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Families are welcome to sign up to participate on our very special Pokemon Quest! Once registered, we will contact you about a time slot that will work for you and your family between 5 and 7pm. The library has a dire problem - Meowth has stolen 8 of your Pokemon and we need the... Read more
Friday, March 03
10:00am - 12:00pm
Join Miss Vickie for a fun springy project! This will be a planting activity that participants will be able to bring home. This program is for children of all ages and their grownups, though some younger participants may need a little help from their caregiver. 
Saturday, March 04
10:00am - 11:00am
Chris Bogard, a NH licensed wildlife rehabilitator, will speak about her work with injured turtles.  Chris will bring a slide show and several of her patients with her as she explains the methods she uses that can sometimes heal even severe injuries and allow... Read more
Saturday, March 04
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Make cool prints to take home with Miss Grace in this workshop! We'll be painting and adding texture on gelatin and then printing from it.  This is a great workshop for kids aged 5+. Please register as space is limited and do not dress up for this program as we... Read more
Tuesday, March 07
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the The Friends of the Hooksett Library who actively support the library through advocacy, volunteer services and fundraising.
Saturday, March 11
10:00am - 2:00pm
Making hooked rugs is a longtime tradition in New England. NH's rughooking guild, White Mountain Woolen Magic, is hosting a "Learn Rughooking" day on Sat., March 11, 2017, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Hooksett Public Library. Experienced rughookers will show you their craft, and give you a... Read more
Saturday, March 11
11:00am - 12:00pm
Register to read to Gus the Dog! This is a program for beginner readers who want to read to a pup that will simply listen to them practice! Miss Grace will call or email you to inquire about a 15 minute increment between 11am and 12pm that works for you and your little reader!
Saturday, March 11
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join Daniel from Let's Play Music in Derry, NH to learn about playing guitar! Bring your own guitar if you have one, but Daniel will have some here for practicing, too.  No registration is necessary. Ages 7+
Monday, March 13
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us for The Ash Street Group's Opening Reception to showcase their Spring Photo Exhibit, entitled "Perfect Exposure." Meet the talented photographers behind the lenses and enjoy their stunning photos. The Ash Street Group, the library's local Digital Photography Group, meets at the library on... Read more
Wednesday, March 15
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our new program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including dramatic play, manipulatives, music and more! Each week, a professional in the fields of child development, nutrition, health, music and play... Read more
Thursday, March 16
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Students aged 8-12 are welcome to join us for some after school yoga! We will be stretching, learning about the different principles of yoga and enjoying relaxation at the end of class to truly wind down from the day.  Registration is required as space is limited, but this is a free class! No need... Read more
Saturday, March 18
10:00am - 11:00am
Join Jay from Let's Play Music to learn about playing keyboard! This is a program geared towards kids aged 7+ but all ages are welcome. No registration required.
Wednesday, March 22
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our new program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including dramatic play, manipulatives, music and more! Each week, a professional in the fields of child development, nutrition, health, music and play... Read more
Thursday, March 23
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Students aged 8-12 are welcome to join us for some after school yoga! We will be stretching, learning about the different principles of yoga and enjoying relaxation at the end of class to truly wind down from the day.  Registration is required as space is limited, but this is a free class! No need... Read more
Wednesday, March 29
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our new program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including dramatic play, manipulatives, music and more! Each week, a professional in the fields of child development, nutrition, health, music and play... Read more
Thursday, March 30
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Students aged 8-12 are welcome to join us for some after school yoga! We will be stretching, learning about the different principles of yoga and enjoying relaxation at the end of class to truly wind down from the day.  Registration is required as space is limited, but this is a free class! No need... Read more
Tuesday, April 04
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Monthly meeting of the The Friends of the Hooksett Library who actively support the library through advocacy, volunteer services and fundraising.
Wednesday, April 05
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our new program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including dramatic play, manipulatives, music and more! Each week, a professional in the fields of child development, nutrition, health, music and play... Read more
Thursday, April 06
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Students aged 8-12 are welcome to join us for some after school yoga! We will be stretching, learning about the different principles of yoga and enjoying relaxation at the end of class to truly wind down from the day.  Registration is required as space is limited, but this is a free class! No need... Read more
Saturday, April 08
10:00am - 5:00pm
The Wildlife Encounters live animal show will feature a diverse selection of (7) seven of their amazing Ambassador Animals as they take audience members on an imaginary safari around the world in 60 minutes!  This will include 3 individuals from the Wildlife Collection and 4 individuals from the... Read more
Wednesday, April 12
10:00am - 11:15am
Join us for our new program, specifically for children aged 0-3 and their parent(s). Each week, we will engage children in different areas of play including dramatic play, manipulatives, music and more! Each week, a professional in the fields of child development, nutrition, health, music and play... Read more
Thursday, April 13
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Students aged 8-12 are welcome to join us for some after school yoga! We will be stretching, learning about the different principles of yoga and enjoying relaxation at the end of class to truly wind down from the day.  Registration is required as space is limited, but this is a free class! No need... Read more
Saturday, April 15
9:30am - 12:00pm
All ages are welcome to join us for our annual Egg Hunt! Enjoy crafts and games and a visit from the Easter Bunny! Photos with the Easter Bunny will be available to be purchased for $2. Egg Hunts are broken up into several age ranges, but siblings are always welcome to find eggs together.  9:30am... Read more
Wednesday, April 19
4:00pm - 4:45pm
Join us for a special drums workshop from Wil from Let's Play Music!  This is a workshop geared towards ages 7+ but all ages are welcome! 
Thursday, April 27
6:30pm - 8:00pm
More details coming soon...
Friday, April 28
10:00am - 12:00pm
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