Category: Programs

Turn it On! (Tech Tutorials)

***COVID-19 ALERT***  We are closed until at least April 6, 2020. You can still get help by emailing kwatson@kimballlibrary.com or calling 603 362-5234 and leaving a message between the hours of 10-6 Monday through Friday.  We’ll call you back and try to coach you over the phone. Tech THIS out!  If you have an e-reader or gadget that you want to learn how to use with free downloadable books, then… Read more

NH Boating Safety Course ~ 6:00 – 9:30 (Spring 2020 schedule)

nh_safetydepartmentThe following NH Boating Safety Courses will be held at the Kimball Library on the following dates: May 19 & 21 ~ 6:00 – 9:30 PM The New Hampshire Classroom Course covers a variety of topics including boat navigation, boating safety equipment, invasive aquatic species and laws and rules. This instructor-led class incorporates a range of learning methods consisting of lecture, videos, and student discussion. *Individuals must attend both evening… Read more

Terrarium Workshop with Felicia Motherway ~ from 6:00 – 8:00 on Thursday, 3/26/2020 (Cancelled)

This event will be rescheduled at a later date.  Thank you for your understanding.   Join us as we bring SPRING indoors early by learning how to make a terrarium. A terrarium is a miniature garden under glass that is fun and easy to grow. Create your garden with easy-care plants, moss, gemstones, shells and tiny woodland creatures. The workshop includes all supplies: Large glass container, plants, and supplies. There… Read more

STEAM Team (Register Grades 1-5)

STEAM_LOGO_redraw4Join us for this new after school club where you can ‘blow off some steam’ and explore S.T.E.A.M! Kids in grades 1-5 are invited to join us on Monday afternoons to have some fun with our many STEM toys and materials. A different STEM toy and challenge will be featured each week. Kids will be encouraged to work collaboratively to develop both their STEAM knowledge and teamwork skills. Youth may… Read more

Needle Crafters ~ Wednesdays @ 10:30am

yarnbasketWhether you enjoy knitting, crocheting, rug braiding, quilting or another form of needle work come join us for Needle Crafters.  Each Wednesday, this informal gathering is a fun meet-up for those who are currently working on projects or who wish to start one.  Are you stuck on a stitch or confused by a pattern?  Most likely someone in the group can help.  It is a great group to get some… Read more

Craft, Paint and Color (Adults) ~ Fridays, 10:30 – 12:30

Come unwind, de-stress and create every Friday at 10:30. In this fun Friday meet-up, folks dabble in painting, coloring or creative crafting using oil, acrylic, watercolor, pen and pencil. They work on canvas, wood and sketchpads and coloring books. Research shows that creative activities help you relax. This is an open time so feel free to stay the entire time, leave early or come late. Remember this is a no… Read more

Register for Preschool Classes

Register your preschool children for classes.  We offer Mother Goose on the Loose for infants to age 3 on Mondays at 10:30am, Bitty Books for ages 2 and 3+ on Tuesdays at 10:15am,  Sensory Storytime for ages 2 & 3 on Thursdays at 10:30am, and Kiddie Lit for ages 3-6 on Tuesdays at 11:30am and Fridays at  11:30am. Registration is EASY on the event calendar icon, or just give us… Read more

YAY for YA (Ages 13+) Tuesday, March 10th, 2020 @6:30pm

unwindThe book of the month is Unwind by Neal Shusterman. After the Second Civil War, the Bill of Life states that human life may not be touched from the moment of conception until a child reaches the age of thirteen. However, a loophole allows parents to retroactively get rid of a teenager through a process called ‘unwinding.”Three teens defy the system and run away from their unwinding: Connor, a rebel… Read more

CODING Jam w/Osmo (Gr 3-5) Tuesdays, March 10-April 21, 2020 @ 3:30

Future engineers in grades 3-5 are invited to try out hands on coding with Gail Ramsay (Code & Circuit, Amesbury) and Kathy Watson (Kimball Library) with generously donated Blue-bots (robots designed for kids) and NEW coding with OSMO including Coding with Awbie, Coding Duo and Coding Jam.   Class will take place at the library on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 from March 10 to April 21. Children may take… Read more