Kids Events

June 24, 2017

9:30am - 12:00pm
PAWS to R.E.A.D. is back this summer! Call the library to sign up for a 20-minute time slot to practice your reading with a certified R.E.A.D. dog. Ages 4+.  Call 603-424-5021 x 105 to sign up, starting June 5. Why read to a dog?... Read more
Audience: Kids

June 26, 2017

10:15am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and crafts at our PreSchool Storytime.  Ages 3-6.
Audience: Kids

June 27, 2017

10:15am - 10:45am
This storytime is for children ages 24-36 months and a caregiver.  We'll share stories, rhymes and a simple craft to stimulate your child's pre-reading skills. No registration is required.
Audience: Kids
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Brown Bag Cinema Presents!...the adventures of a super hero with a black cape who really should put his ego aside and work with his loyal butler and eager sidekick to save their city from a funny guy's not-so-funny quest for world domination (please call the Children's Room for the movie's title;... Read more
Audience: Kids

June 29, 2017

10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for 30-minutes of stories, rhymes and songs to encourage your baby’s language and pre-reading skills. Open to infants from birth-24 months with an adult caregiver.  No registration is required.
Audience: Kids
6:00pm - 8:15pm
The Merrimack Public Library Klumpp Room Movieplex is at it again! You bring a brown-bag supper, and we will provide the movie, the desserts, and a good time for the whole family! There's an awesome, spidery superhero hitting theaters this summer, and it's time to revisit his last movie appearance... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

June 30, 2017

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for lunchtime stories at the Abbie Griffin Park Bandstand. Bring a picnic blanket and some munchies and we'll share our favorite books as well as some outdoor activities.  If it rains, just meet us at the library instead!  This storytime is for all ages and runs Fridays from June 30th until... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 03, 2017

10:15am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and crafts at our PreSchool Storytime.  Ages 3-6.
Audience: Kids

July 04, 2017

10:00am - 9:00pm
Audience: Adult, Kids, Special, Teen
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Join the Library staff, volunteers and supporters and march with us in the Town's July 4th Parade! This year's Summer Reading Challenge theme is "Build a Better World." The first 30 people registering will receive a free Merrimack Library T-Shirt to wear in the Parade.  Please note your Adult or... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Special, Teen

July 06, 2017

10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for 30-minutes of stories, rhymes and songs to encourage your baby’s language and pre-reading skills. Open to infants from birth-24 months with an adult caregiver.  No registration is required.
Audience: Kids
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Match wits with your fellow brick builders at our "Caped-Crusader" challenge.  Ages 5+  Registration is required with an adult Merrimack Library card online, in-person in the Children's Room or by telephone at 603-424-5021 ext. 105.  
Audience: Kids
6:30pm - 7:15pm
Decorate a canvas tote bag with permanent paints and markers to corral your library books and other media. Register using an adult Merrimack Library card. For ages 3+ with adult.
Audience: Kids

July 07, 2017

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for lunchtime stories at the Abbie Griffin Park Bandstand. Bring a picnic blanket and some munchies and we'll share our favorite books as well as some outdoor activities.  If it rains, just meet us at the library instead!  This storytime is for all ages and runs Fridays from June 30th until... Read more
Audience: Kids
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Team up for a friendly Nerf showdown!  Bring your own weapon or borrow ours. Ages 8-12. Children who haven't attended an after-hours event at the library before will need to have a permission slip filled out by family.... Read more
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 10, 2017

10:15am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and crafts at our PreSchool Storytime.  Ages 3-6.
Audience: Kids
7:00pm - 8:00pm
CactusHead Puppets continues the fun of our Summer Reading programming with their hilarious and original performance of The Pied Piper of Hamelin!  Registration is required with an adult Merrimack Public Library card online, in person in the Children's Room or by telephone at 603-424-5021, ext. 105... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 11, 2017

10:15am - 10:45am
This storytime is for children ages 24-36 months and a caregiver.  We'll share stories, rhymes and a simple craft to stimulate your child's pre-reading skills. No registration is required.
Audience: Kids
1:00pm - 2:00pm
If your puppets need a place to perform, you don't want to miss "Where Do Your Puppets Play?" on Tuesday, July 11 at 1:00 PM. During this program, we will use tri-fold poster boards to create stages where our puppets can put on many happy productions. This program is for children ages 6 to 10.... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 12, 2017

5:30pm - 6:30pm
For kids and teens in grades 5-10. This book group reads graphic novels and comic books. Join us for discussion, an activity, and a snack! Registration is required for every meeting.
Audience: Kids, Teen

July 13, 2017

10:30am - 11:30am
A favorite every year, Big Truck Day is back! Join us at Wasserman Park on Thursday, July 13 to see and explore an exciting variety of big trucks and to learn about the jobs they do in our community. We'll even provide the hard hats! You don't want to miss this!
Audience: Kids
10:15am - 10:45am
Join us for 30-minutes of stories, rhymes and songs to encourage your baby’s language and pre-reading skills. Open to infants from birth-24 months with an adult caregiver.  No registration is required.
Audience: Kids
6:30pm - 7:45pm
This monthly book group is for ages 7+ with an adult. Sign-up and pick up this month's book at the library - then join us at this monthly meeting to discuss the story, make a complimentary craft and enjoy snacks. This month we'll be reading The Seven Treasure Hunts by Betsy Byars. Register... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 14, 2017

10:30am - 11:15am
It's always fun when we explore painting with unusual materials. Don't forget to wear your "messy clothes". For ages 2-5 with an adult
Audience: Kids
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Join us for lunchtime stories at the Abbie Griffin Park Bandstand. Bring a picnic blanket and some munchies and we'll share our favorite books as well as some outdoor activities.  If it rains, just meet us at the library instead!  This storytime is for all ages and runs Fridays from June 30th until... Read more
Audience: Kids
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Unplug and have fun at our new family game night! We'll provide awesome games like Hanabi, Munchkin, and Qin, and we'll also have pizza and drinks! All you need to do is bring your family. This event is hosted in partnership with Merrymac Games and Comics, and is a series of three family game... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

July 15, 2017

9:30am - 12:00pm
PAWS to R.E.A.D. is back this summer! Call the library to sign up for a 20-minute time slot to practice your reading with a certified R.E.A.D. dog. Ages 4+.  Call 603-424-5021 x 105 to sign up, starting June 5. Why read to a dog?... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 17, 2017

10:15am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and crafts at our PreSchool Storytime.  Ages 3-6.
Audience: Kids
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for our new Pokemon Club! This is your space to show off, trade, and talk about your cards with your friends. We'll enjoy a snack and then get trading!
Audience: Kids
6:30pm - 7:45pm
This monthly book group is for ages 8+ with an adult. Sign-up and pick up this month's book at the library - then join us at this monthly meeting to discuss the story, make a complimentary craft and enjoy snacks. This month we'll be reading Every Soul a Star by Wendy Mass. Register using... Read more
Audience: Kids

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