Events, features and things to do for families in New Hampshire
Registration for fall programs for children at the Nashua Public Library begins on Sunday, Sept. 9, at www.tinyurl.com/nplkid.
Bring your library card with you if you choose to register at the library. Classes requiring registration are open to Nashua library cardholders only.
When school is closed due to inclement weather, children’s programs are cancelled.
Open Storytimes & Puppet Shows
Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays at 10 a.m., Thursdays at 7 p.m., and Sundays at 2 p.m. (Sunday openings begin Sept. 9.) No registration is required.
Babies and Books Storytime
Through stories and music, learn how to read aloud and develop your baby’s language and prereading skills. Babies and their caregivers are welcome to join us every Thursday. No registration required.
9 a.m. and 10 a.m.: ages 13 to 24 months
11 a.m. and noon: ages birth to 12 months
Preschool Arts & Crafts
For ages 4 to 6. Register at www.tinyurl.com/nplkid. Held on Thursdays at 1 p.m. Parents may sign up their children for up to three of the following:
9/20 Paper Bag Scarecrow
9/27 Fall Door Hanger
10/4 Pumpkin Patch Finger Painting
10/11 Tissue Paper Indian Corn
10/18 Squirrely Fridge Magnet
10/25 Monster Cupcake
Stories and puppet shows round out the Preschool Arts & Crafts program.
Creative Craft Classes
For ages 6 to 10. Register at www.tinyurl.com/nplkid. Held on Thursdays at 4 p.m. Parents may sign up their children for up to three of the following:
9/20 Apple Prints
9/27 Leafy Creatures
10/4 Nutty Fleet
10/11 Edible Acorns
10/18 Pumpkin Cupcake
10/25 Melted Witches
For ages 6 to 10. Use our Legos or bring yours to work on projects on your own or with your buddies. Fun for everyone! Register at www.tinyurl.com/nplkid.
Tuesdays, Oct. 2, 9, and 16, at 4 p.m.
Family Film Series
Children 6 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Sponsored by the Friends. Please, no food and drink in the library.
Saturdays at 2 p.m. in the library theater, starting October 6. For film titles call (603) 589-4646.
Costume Party & Craft
For ages 2 and up. Celebrate the spooky! Come in costume and enjoy stories, crafts, treats, and more. Register at www.tinyurl/nplkid.
Tuesday, Oct. 30, at 4 p.m.
Decorated Pumpkin Contest
For ages 2 to 12. Bring your uncarved, decorated pumpkins between Oct. 1 and 19. We’ll display them for voting from Oct. 20 to 27. Take your pumpkin home on Oct. 30.