Tag: Cooking

Healthy Appetizers for the Holidays Challenge~ (Registration Required) @ 6:30 Monday, 12/16/2019

appetizer-1386743_640Join us for a ‘Healthy Appetizers for the Holidays Challenge”. We will be using Kimball Library healthy cookbooks, magazines and on-line magazines from Overdrive.  Browse our Kimball collection and online resources and choose a “Yummy” appetizer to try out at home and then make some extra to share with the group. Bring samples to share and copies of what you made so others can go home and recreate your delightful… Read more

‘UNIVERSE OF STORIES’ Cupcake Wars (Grades 4-12): Tuesday, April 23rd @ 6:30pm *Registration Required

This is the 5th Annual Cupcake Wars for t/weens.  Each year there are fun and fabulous entries!   PARTICIPATION RULES~   1. Anyone can participate in grades 4-12.   2. Each participant must prepare 6 UN-decorated cupcakes prior to the event.  You must bring all your decorating tools and supplies that you will need.   3. AT the event, you’ll have 30 minutes to decorate them all. TWO of the… Read more

A Taste of Lithuania with Chef Oonagh Williams ~ 6:00 – 8:00 PM on Thursday, 4/18/2019

lithuania-966145_640Join  us on Thursday, April 18th as we welcome Chef Oonagh Williams for her Lithuanian armchair travel and tasting presentation.   This presentation will last for 1 1/2 hours and will include Lithuanian history, culture, food, and current events. Oonagh gave Lithuanian cooking demos for many years at the Chandler Library in Nashua, NH.  She attended summer school at the University of Vilnius in Lithuania (sponsored by the Zylonis Foundation/Charles Zylonis… Read more

Healthy Holiday Cookie Swap ~ Registration Required @ 6:30 Monday, 12/17/2018

                  Join us for a holiday challenge with a new ‘Healthy Twist’ to a Holiday Cookie Swap.  *You do not have to be a cookbook club member to participate in this event which normally meets the 3rd Monday of each month.  Registration is Required.  Sign up here There is a participation challenge with this cookie swap in that each person must bring:… Read more

April Stay-Cation Week Events (April 23-27)

staycationMonday, April 23rd Mother Goose on the LooseMother Goose 10:30AM-11:00AM (Infant-2+)  Simple stories, rhymes, finger plays, and songs modeling after the Mother Goose curriculum. T/ween Stitch-a-Bit stitch a bit2:30PM-4:30PM (Ages 9+) If you already know how to knit or crochet, bring your project. If you are new to it, we can get you started. Tuesday, April 24th press herePress Here! 10:30AM-12:30PM (Age 2+-6) Come for stories & games! Make a necklace & a book.… Read more

Nutrition and Sleep: What is the Connection ~ Karen DiPietro (Registration Required) @ 6:30 Monday, 4/16/2018

good-night-1505195_640Did you know? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Epidemiology Program, ‘Poor sleep health is a common problem with 25 percent of U.S. adults reporting insufficient sleep or rest at least 15 out of every 30 days’.   The Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion states that public health burden of chronic sleep loss and sleep disorders, coupled with low awareness of poor sleep health among the… Read more

Growing and Using Peaceful Herbs with Maria Noël Groves ~ 6:30 PM on 3/26/2018

Due to inclement pending weather this program is being reschedule to Monday, March 26th at 6:30 PM. Please call 603-362-5234 or click (HERE) to register. Join us as we welcome back Clinical Herbalist, Maria Noël Groves as she presents Growing & Using Peaceful Herbs. Learn how to grow wonderful and beautiful herbs in your garden that promote peace ~ aiding sleep, boosting mood, quelling anxiety, and encouraging calm energy. We’ll… Read more

Terrarium Workshop with Felicia Motherway – 6:00 – 8:00, Monday, 3/12/2018

terrariumsJoin 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 is a materials fee of $30.00 (cash or check) due upon registration. Please call for… Read more

Healthy Eating for Successful Living ~ 6 weeks starting Feb. 1st

healthy-heartHealthy Eating is a program for adults who want to learn more about nutrition and how lifestyle changes can promote better health. Based on the USDA MyPlate, the main components of the program include: goal setting, problem solving, group support, nutrition education, self-assessment and management of dietary patterns. Six consecutive 2½ hour sessions are followed by a Healthy Eating restaurant outing. Session 1: MyPlate, Label Reading, Portion Control and Exercise… Read more