Kids Events

July 20, 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
Forget about "don't play with your food"  and come BUILD with food! Ages 6-10.  Registration is required with an adult Merrimack Library card online, in person in the Children's Room, or by phone at 603-424-5021, ext. 105.
Audience: Kids

July 21, 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... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 24, 2017

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

July 25, 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 - 6:05pm
*****This program is FULL; the WAITLIST is available***** Come see a show about the constellations and the night sky, in the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center’s portable, inflatable... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
6:30pm - 7:05pm
*****This program is FULL; the WAITLIST is available***** Come see a show about the constellations and the night sky, in the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center’s portable, inflatable Traveling Planetarium in the theater at Wasserman Park.   Open to all ages.    This event is... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

July 27, 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

July 28, 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... Read more
Audience: Kids

July 31, 2017

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

August 01, 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
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Make a small garden for a fairy or your favorite LEGO character to enjoy the summer in. We'll provide the materials, you provide your imagination. For ages 5-9.
Audience: Kids

August 02, 2017

1:30pm - 2:15pm
Come if you dare into the mad scientist's lair as we dabble in kid-friendly (and safe) science fun!  For ages 6-10.  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

August 03, 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

August 04, 2017

10:30am - 11:15am
THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN  RESCHEDULED FROM JULY 14.   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... 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 from 6:30-7:30PM. Ages 13-18 from 7:30-8:30PM. 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

August 07, 2017

10:15am - 11:00am
Join us for stories and crafts at our PreSchool Storytime.  Ages 3-6.
Audience: Kids
4:00pm - 5:00pm
This program has been rescheduled from Tuesday, July 25.  Join us for a Magic Tree House adventure including a game, craft, story and snack. Ages 6-9.
Audience: Kids
6:30pm - 7:15pm
THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FROM JULY 6. 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

August 08, 2017

7:00am - 5:00pm
The Library is scheduled to have the DPW pave our parking lot this week.  Please park up at Town Hall.  Thanks!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Special, Teen
6:30pm - 8:30pm
  Come learn more about the solar eclipse, taking place on Monday, August 21st , from representatives of the New Hampshire Astronomical Society, and take home something you made to safely view the eclipse.   Open to all ages.   This event is generously co-sponsored by the ... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 09, 2017

7:00am - 5:00pm
The Library is scheduled to have the DPW pave our parking lot this week.  Please park up at Town Hall.  Thanks!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Special, Teen

August 10, 2017

7:00am - 5:00pm
The Library is scheduled to have the DPW pave our parking lot this week.  Please park up at Town Hall.  Thanks!
Audience: Adult, Kids, Special, Teen
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
12:30pm - 1:15pm
Look at the sun during the day?  Is it safe?  The New Hampshire Astrological Society [NSSA] will share the correct and safe way to view the sun during the day!   Children under 10 will need to be accompanied by a caregiver.   Registration is required.  We have two sign-up times for the same... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Look at the sun during the day?  Is it safe?  The New Hampshire Astrological Society [NSSA] will share the correct and safe way to view the sun during the day.   Children under 10 will need to be accompanied by a caregiver.   Registration is required.  We have two sign-up times for the same... Read more
Audience: Adult, Kids, Teen

August 11, 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... 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

August 12, 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

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