Kids & Teens

Kindergarten Meet & Greet - Tuesday, 8/22 at 5PM

pic from Is your child starting Kindergarten this year? Drop in to the library to meet other new Kindergarteners! Don't forget to sign up for a library card while you're here!

S.T.E.A.M. Activity - Thursday, 8/17 at 5PM

pic from Explore circuits and electricity with Snap Circuits!

Watercolors for Kids - Tuesday, 8/22 at 3PM

pic from Learn watercolor painting with Miss Carolyn! This program is open to children ages 6-10. Please register beforehand so we know how many spaces to set up - click here to sign up!

August Staff Pick!

pic from Wombat by Philip Bunting From wombat to squarebat to to roundbat, and longbat - no bat is left out in this silly and sweet marsupial love story. Quirky, playful text paired with simple, humorous illustrations makes for a hilarious repeat read that both kids and parents can enjoy.

Tie-Dye Shirts - Saturday, 8/12 from 10:30AM-12PM

pic from Join us on Saturday to tie-dye your very own shirt! You bring the shirt, we provide the rest of the materials!

Homeschool 101 - Friday, 8/11 at 1PM

pic from Are you new to homeschooling this year? Do you have questions or want to meet other homeschool families? Drop in to our Homeschooling 101 program!

Messy Art Night *Postponed* to August 29

Messy Art Night has been moved to Tuesday, August 29. Thank you for your understanding.

National Night Out - Tuesday, 8/1 from 5-7PM

pic from Stop by to visit us at this free event in Fernald Park! National Night Out is a yearly event meant to promote the community's relationship with the police and with fellow neighbors. There will be activities, a touch-a-truck, and a story teller! The event is sponsored by the Farmington Police Department and …

CLiF Storyteller and Book Giveaway! Tuesday, 8/1 at 5PM

pic from Thanks to the Summer Readers Grant from the Children's Literacy Foundation (CLiF), we will be hosting a storytelling presentation and book giveaway! Local Author, Marty Kelley, will read and tell stories. Following his presentation, each child in the audience will be able to pick 2 brand new books! Thanks, CLiF!! This presentation …

New Story Trail Book!

Coming this month, read Can I Be Your Dog by Tory Cummings, sponsored by the Farmington Preservation and Improvement Organization! The Story Trail is located at the McCarthy Trail, next to the Public Safety Complex at 160 NH-153. This story will be up until mid-August. Thank you to out 2023 story sponsors: East Coast Energy …

Children's Summer Reading is just getting started!

pic from We're on week 4 of the Children's Summer Reading Program! Visit the Children's Room to sign up! To see a full list of our summer programs and activities for kids, click here! We have tons of fun programs for kids this summer, including performers (Wednesday Nights in the Park), Field Trip Fridays, …

Blue Job Book Award Winners!

pic from pic from The winner of the Blue Job Book Award was a two-way tie between City of Dragons and Spy School! Thanks for voting, everyone!

Wednesday Night in the Park - Lindsay and her Puppet Pals! Wednesday, 6/28 at 6PM at Fernald Park

Bring a picnic dinner and join us at Fernald Park to kick off 6 weeks of family fun programs with Lindsay and her puppet pals! This program is held in conjunction with the Rec Department and funded through the Arts for Community Engagement Grant from the NH State Council on the Arts and the National …

S.T.E.A.M. Indi Car - Thursday 6/29 at 3PM

Explore coding with Indi the robot car!

Yoga Story Time - Monday, 6/26 at 10:30AM

Bring a blanket or yoga mat and join us on the lawn!