Childrens Events

Monday, July 22
10:00am - 11:00am
Join us as we train to become Astronauts in outer space!  We will do activities that include Lost in Space, writing like an astronaut and so much more.  This program will last three weeks, and registration includes all three sessions.     THIS PROGRAM IS NOW FULL! Ages 6+ ... Read more
Tuesday, July 23
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for songs, rhymes and fingerplay to promote early literacy.    Don't have a Hooksett card? Ask us about purchasing one!
Tuesday, July 23
10:15am - 11:00am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a fun drop in story time! No registration is necessary for this fun story time where we'll be singing, dancing, grooving and reading several stories!
Wednesday, July 24
10:00am - 12:00pm
Children, tweens and teens are all welcome to join us for a super fun TIE DYE DAY outside on the lawn! We'll have all the things you need to dye whatever! Bring your own tee shirts, socks, and whatever else you'd like to tie dye! Please register so that we are prepared with enough supplies!  ... Read more
Thursday, July 25
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Join us to watch the movie, Muppets From Space,  the story of Gonzo the muppet discovering that his ancestors are from outer space!   Bring lunch and blankets to enjoy this family movie.  Rated PG. Director
Thursday, July 25
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Youth aged 8 and up may register for this fun painting program where we will be learning to paint stones with various constellations.. Don't dress up for this program as we'll be using paints! ... Read more
Friday, July 26
10:00am - 10:45am
Is your child on the go? This is the program for them - and you, too! In this movement group, we'll be singing and dancing to promote early literacy - without having to sit down for a long time.  Children ages birth-5.
Saturday, July 27
11:00am - 12:30pm
Drop in the library to build a foldable Star Wars character. Recommended for teens and tweens.
Monday, July 29
10:00am - 11:00am
Join us as we train to become Astronauts in outer space!  We will do activities that include Lost in Space, writing like an astronaut and so much more.  This program will last three weeks, and registration includes all three sessions.     THIS PROGRAM IS NOW FULL! Ages 6+ ... Read more
Monday, July 29
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us as we present an engineering challenge for students aged 7 and up!  Can you build a lunar module that will safely protect two astronauts as they land on the surface of the moon? Ages 7+ Registration required!
Tuesday, July 30
10:00am - 11:00am
Who was FIRST in the race to the moon?  Well... a Russian Turtle reached the moon on September 14th, 1968, almost a full-year before a human stepped foot on the moon's surface. Please join us for an engaging, fast-paced, educational program for kids, that connects with our summer reading theme of a... Read more
Tuesday, July 30
11:00am - 12:00pm
Did you just see the Wild About Turtles program?  Join us immediately afterwards for a drop-in  program where we will make turtles in space! All ages although young children will need adult assistance.
Wednesday, July 31
10:00am - 11:00am
Join Miss Anne for this weekly craft session where you will make a space-themed craft!  Crafts will include: paper bag astronaut helmets, popsicle stick stars, making moon sand/galaxy playdough, toilet paper rocket ships, and more! Please register so we can have the appropriate number of... Read more
Wednesday, July 31
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Join Miss Anne for this weekly craft session where you will make a space-themed craft!  Crafts will include: Rocket Ship Pop-ups using our Fab-Maker Silhouette, Constellation exploration and button moon craft, making sand/galaxy playdough, making kaleidoscopes and more! Please register so... Read more
Friday, August 02
10:00am - 10:45am
Is your child on the go? This is the program for them - and you, too! In this movement group, we'll be singing and dancing to promote early literacy - without having to sit down for a long time.  Children ages birth-5.
Monday, August 05
10:00am - 11:00am
Let's Play Music, in partnership with the Hooksett Library is offering an Interstellar Space Sounds Workshop.  Kids ages 3 and up will be able to try out different instruments and see what intergalactic sounds they can make. Recommended for ages 3 and up. Registration is... Read more
Tuesday, August 06
9:30am - 10:00am
Join us for songs, rhymes and fingerplay to promote early literacy.    Don't have a Hooksett card? Ask us about purchasing one!
Tuesday, August 06
10:15am - 11:00am
Children of all ages are welcome to join us for a fun drop in story time! No registration is necessary for this fun story time where we'll be singing, dancing, grooving and reading several stories!
Friday, August 09
10:00am - 10:45am
Is your child on the go? This is the program for them - and you, too! In this movement group, we'll be singing and dancing to promote early literacy - without having to sit down for a long time.  Children ages birth-5.
Saturday, August 10
10:00am - 12:00pm
Our annual End of Summer Reading Party will begin outside (weather pending!) with popsicles for all, bubbles, face painting and more!  We will finish our celebration with a performance by ScienceTellers and their special program- "Aliens: Escape from Earth" During a midnight... Read more
Saturday, October 26
10:00am - 12:00pm
Families with children of all ages are welcome to join us for crafts, games, songs, dancing, and a Halloween photo booth!    
Saturday, December 07
10:00am - 12:30pm
Join us for our annual Santa Party! We will have games, crafts, and of course - Santa! Lots of fun will be had at our annual party. All ages are welcome and there is no registration. Pictures can be taken with Santa and printed straight away for a small donation of $1 that benefits the... Read more
Saturday, December 28
11:00am - 12:00pm
Our annual Countdown to Noon Party will include games, crafts, songs, dancing, a fun New Years photo booth and of course, a fun countdown to noon! 
Saturday, June 27
10:00am - 1:00pm
Our Annual Summer Reading Kickoff! Enjoy a fun day of seeing trucks up close, fun activities and of course, signing up for our summer reading program! The Friends of the Hooksett Library will be selling hot dogs, popcorn and snow cones during Touch-A-Truck this year as well!