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Story Time

Our Story Time program  meets each Wednesday at 11:00 AM for a program that combines storytimestories, singing, dancing, finger plays, and crafts!   No sign-up is required. All ages are welcome!

 


 

Chess Club

New!chess Chess Club!  Meets the third Wednesday of the month from 3:15 – 5:15PM.
The first session will be September 16th.

From 3:15 – 4:15 will be a free play time. You can learn more from experts, the UNH Chess Team, who will be here from 4:15 – 5:15. They will present fun chess activities and teach kids how to play.
*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

Geek Club!

geek clubCalling all Potterites, WhoLockians, Ringers, Sherlockians, Trekkies, Star Warriors, Marvelites, Whedonites, Disnerds, or ?????New this fall: Geek Club! We will meet each month on the 3rd Tuesday night starting September 15th @ 7:00pm. This club is for Grades 7+.

Bring out your inner geek & share your fandom! Each meeting we will view trailers, discuss the latest news on recent TV, movies, & books based on a different theme as well as enjoy fun activities & snacks! Geek on!

 

 

 

 

Crazy 8s Math Club

Math Gone WCrazy 8s Logoild!!! Crazy 8s Math Club for Grades 3-5 will meet Mondays, 3:15 to 4:15 PM for 8 weeks starting September 14th. (No meeting on Columbus Day, October 12th)

This is a SUPER FUN math club; please sign-up and plan to attend all 8 weeks.  Continuity is key to having a fun experience with math.  Space is limited. CALL TO SIGN UP NOW!!!

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision. Please call the library if you have any questions.

 

 

Wizards at Hogwarts Movie Marathon August 20 and August 21

Wizards at Hogwharryarts Movie Marathon August 20th 8am – 8pm and August 21st 8am – 5pm. Two Glorious Days of Hogwarts!
…with Rankings / Time Lapse (we’ll vote)  …with costumes (wear one!)
…with food (bring something to share: HP-Themed food is a bonus!)
…bring your own pillows, blankets, sleeping bags to set up camp
NOTE: Your admission price is food to share; please be sure to bring something for everyone! Thank you! No age restriction, but keep in mind that some of the films are rated PG-13. Please contact the youth department for more information!
 

 

 

 

Dumbledore’s Army – Harry Potter Club

DumbledoreShhhhhhhh….don’t tell Umbridge or Filch about this…or you’ll break out in SNEAK spots!

Dumbledore’s Army  4th Tuesday nights starting September 22nd @ 7:00pm
All Ages

This once-a-month group meets in the room of requirement to do Harry Potter-related crafts, eat HP-related foods, watch movies, discuss books, do read-alouds, have trivia nights, read and/or write fanfic…whatever we can think up related to the Wizarding World! I assure you, it will be a blast!

 

Story Time at the Farmer’s Market

storytime  drawingStory Time at the Farmer’s Market
Join Lisa for informal story times under the pine tree Wednesdays from 2:30-3:00 PM through September 30th–weather permitting!

 


 

SRP Finale Magician Norman Ng Tuesday August 4th 6:30PM

Norman NGJoin us for our SRP finale August 4th at  6:30PM  with Magician Norman NG!  We are excited to have him perform for us again–his shows are terrific! This will be a wonderful way to celebrate our summer program! Sign up now in the Youth Department!

*Parents, please remember, only children aged 8+ may be left in the library without supervision.

 

Learn to Play Bridge! New Program Tues. 3-5pm Starts in August!

Join Rye resident and bridge master Skip Page, our  volunteer teacher for a new program at Rye Public Library.  Whether you’ve played bridge before, or start as a complete novice, you’ll be right at home in this class.  Skip has been teaching bridge since he learned to play at age 12. This program is open to those age 12 and up.  Classes begin on Tuesday August 4th and will continue weekly on Tuesdays from 3-5pm.

Bridge

Learn to Play Bridge! New Program Tues. 3-5pm Starts in August!

Join Rye resident and bridge master Skip Page, our  volunteer teacher for a new program at Rye Public Library.  Whether you’ve played bridge before, or start as a complete novice, you’ll be right at home in this class.  Skip has been teaching bridge since he learned to play at age 12. This program is open to those age 12 and up.  Classes begin on Tuesday August 4th and will continue weekly on Tuesdays from 3-5pm.

Bridge