Afternoon Time, 1 to 1:30 p.m. and 1:45 to 2:15 p.m. at the Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. Children ages 2-5 are invited to share stories, songs and a craft. No registration required, but attendance is first come first served. Pick up a token early as space is limited to 30 adults and children. For more information, call 978-623-8400 or visit mhl.org.
Critique Group Meeting, 7 to 9 p.m. at the Memorial Hall Library, 2 North Main St., Andover. Open to adults who write or illustrate children’s books. The group meets monthly to provide constructive advice and feedback on each other’s works in progress. Membership is open and meetings are free. Interested writers and illustrators are asked to review group guidelines on the website and RSVP to the facilitator before attending. For more information, call 978-623-8400 or visit mhl.org.
Thursday, July 10
Read with Dixie, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Children’s Room, at the Kelley Library, 234 Main St., Salem N.H. Sign your child up for a 15-minute slot to read to Dixie the READ dog. Registration is required. For more information, call 603-898-7064 or visit salem.lib.nh.us.
Hummingbird Robotics Kit, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Nesmith Library, 8 Fellows Road, Windham. Enjoy arts, crafts and robots. For ages 9 and up. Registration is required and will begin on June 26. For more information, call 603-432-7154 or visit nesmithlibrary.org.
Children’s Program: “Craft Time — decorate your own bucket hat,” 10 a.m. at the Leach Library, 276 Mammoth Road, Londonderry. For more information, call the children’s library at 603-432-1127 or visit londonderrynh.org.
Young Adult Program: “Games Night,” 6 p.m. at the Leach Library, 276 Mammoth Road, Londonderry. For more information, call the adult library at 603-432-1132, the children’s library at 603-432-1127 or visit londonderrynh.org.
Mother Goose on the Loose, 10 to 11 a.m. at the Derry Public Library, 64 East Broadway, Derry. This story time uses music, fingerplays, props and movement. For ages 12 to 36 months and their caregivers. No registration required. With Miss Eileen. For more information, call 603-432-6140 or visit derrypl.org.