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Kids

Finale Concert

Join us on Wednesday, August 12 at 6 PM to celebrate a summer full of reading! Find out if we met our 8,000 hour community reading goal to support the Humane Society for Greater Nashua, and enjoy great music. 

This family program is presented in partnership with Merrimack Parks & Recreation. Thank you!

More details will be announced soon!

Teddy Bear Picnic (Virtual)

Join Miss Cathy for lunch via video-conference on Monday, August 3 at Noon!

We will introduce our favorite stuffies, then enjoy some teddy bear- and bear-themed stories while we munch on lunch. We'll teach our stuffies some new songs, and then we'll all do a craft together!

Craft supplies will be available for pick-up curbside at the Library prior to the date of our event. Make sure you register ahead of time with a valid email address so you get our meeting link and the notification to pick up supplies!

Slime Time! (Virtual Session)

Back by popular demand! Join us Friday, August 7 at 2 PM via video call to make your own slimes!

Slime-making materials will be distributed curbside in the week leading up to the program, so that we can all meet on Friday to share the gooey, messy experience. Find a spot outside (or a tile floor, if possible), wear your messy clothes, and join Miss Cathy for what is sure to be a great time. 

This program is for tweens ages 8 - 13. Please be sure to include a valid email when you register so we can arrange material pick-up and send out the meeting link!

Virtual Tween Cupcake Wars

Show us your best cupcake creation! Send us a picture of your best creation by email, we'll post it on Facebook and open it up to the community to vote on. The winner will receive a giftcard via email. Please make sure to register on the website to ensure we have the right age of the kiddos and ensures we have the contact information for the winner! This enchanting competion is for people 9-12!

Virtual Author Visit with Katherine Arden!

We're thrilled to be hosting a virtual author visit with Katherine Arden on Thursday, July 30 at 6 PM

Katherine Arden is the author of the 2019-2020 Great Stone Face nominee Small Spaces and its sequel Dead Voices for middle-grade readers as well as The Winternight Trilogy for adults. 

Make sure you register ahead of time using a valid email address so we can send you the meeting link! 

Have questions about this or other summer reading content? Email cathy@merrimacklibrary.org

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