Category: Programs

Teen Night In: Halloween Edition (Oct 30, 2020 @ 6:00pm)

  Register for a virtual Halloween Party with not just Kimball Library, but tons of libraries throughout New Hampshire! Teens from all over the state will be throwing down on Zoom, so you don’t want to miss out. There will be a costume contest (so dress to impress), candy challenges, games (Werewolf, anyone?), and maybe even some surprises along the way. Register now to join our Zoom party to have… Read more

Recorded Program ~ Following Election Results with R. Mikkelsen

Unprecedented political turmoil combined with changes in election laws and media practices will make following the results of the November 3 national elections harder than most of us have experienced before. Journalist, Randall Mikkelsen, a veteran of several national political campaigns and election nights, spoke about strategies for staying well-informed and sane on election night and the days after. Randall Mikkelsen has worked as a financial and political journalist with… Read more

Reader’s Theater (Grades 2-5) Thursday, 11/12/2020 @6:30

It’s time for your performance! YES! It’s time to read your script! YES! Look your best! Be on Stage! YES! Right in your own home! With us on Zoom! What could be more fun than that! We have the plays here. You can pick them up Monday-Thursday morning. Lots of fun . We laugh and have a good time! This is not for reluctant readers so come on, sign up… Read more

Choose Your Own Adventure Club: Mondays @ 5pm (Gr 1-5)

This is not your regular story time. Because in this story time, YOU decide what happens! We’ll meet the abominable snowman, get launched into space, and face off against deadly ninjas, and YOU will get to decide if we ever make it out. Each week, Miss Daniele will read a chapter over Zoom and each page or so, the group will get a chance to decide between two options that… Read more

Art Club (Gr 1-6) Fridays @ 3:30pm

Kids are welcome to join us on this weekly Zoom call to hear about a new art project each week. Our projects will incorporate central art themes like line, shape, color, value, and texture. Everyone will tackle the project and have a chance to share what they’ve made at the end of the meeting. There is no required material pick up from the library, and kids are welcome to use… Read more

Comics in World History and Culture with Marek Bennett (via ZOOM) ~ @ 6:30 on Thursday, 11/19/2020

Marek Bennett presents a whirlwind look at comics around the world and throughout history, through the lens of multicultural education. Bennett engages and involves the audience in an interactive discussion of several sample comics representing cultures such as: Ancient Rome, Medieval Europe, the Ancient Maya, Feudal and modern Japan, the United States in the early 20th century, and Nazi Germany during World War II. The program explores the various ways… Read more

Morning Book Group Wednesday, 11/25/20, 10:15-11:30am

Join us for a morning of interesting discussion on our book for November. We meet every 4th Wednesday of the month. If you haven’t read the book come anyway to join in. We meet in the meeting room with masks and social distancing. ‘Inspired by the lives of her own grandparents, who came to America from northern Italy in the early 20th century, Adriana Trigiani’s “The Shoemaker’s Wife” might be… Read more

Read to the Listening Fairy: Weds @ 10:30 AM on Zoom (All Ages)

Read to the Listening Fairy is the perfect opportunity for reluctant readers, emergent readers, or readers who just like someone new to listen to them! Once you register with the Listening Fairy, you’ll be sent a ZOOM link so the fairy can listen to you read. You’ll wait in the waiting room until it’s your turn. Please choose a maximum of 5 minutes worth of reading. If the fairy has… Read more

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 how to put a free library e-book on it.  This is a basic tutorial… Read more

Story Time Together (Preschool)-Tuesdays @10:30 AM

Even though we are at home let’s have fun together with stories, songs and more! Bring the kids and we’ll have a great time! Registration is required for this event. Please visit the website event calendar to find the class or give us a call to set you up! (603 362-5234) The first class is September 15, 2020.   We will meet on Zoom on Tuesdays at 10:30 AM. After… Read more