ATKINSON — Registration is now open for all summer reading programs at Kimball Library.
To be included in the program, registration is required for all age groups. Individual events for individual age groups will also require registration, as the events have a maximum capacity, and food or craft supplies need to be purchased in advance.
For more information and to register, visit the library at 5 Academy Ave., its website at kimballlibrary.com, or call 362-5234.
Beach advisory issued in Hampstead
HAMPSTEAD — The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services has issued a fecal bacteria advisory for the town beach on Sunset Lake.
Another sample was taken yesterday and results from that will be available tomorrow.
Friendship barbecue planned in Derry
DERRY — Birch Heights retirement facility offers a “Friendship Barbecue” tomorrow at 12:30 p.m.
Bring a friend or make a new friend. Birch Heights is located at 7 Kendall Pond Road. Call 425-7755.
Blood donors needed Tuesday
LONDONDERRY — The Londonderry Lions Club will hosts a blood drive Tuesday from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Lions Hall, 256 Mammoth Road.
All blood types are needed.
Call 1-800-REDCROSS to make an appointment or visit redcrossblood.org.
Genealogy program offered at library
DERRY — As part of the local history series of programs at Derry Public Library, a new program on genealogy research will be held on Monday at 6:30 p.m.
Come and hear Christine Sharbrough, certified genealogist and former Derry Public Library staff member, talk about the new trends and opportunities for genealogical researchers. Get a peek at the new online tools and the changes in the major offerings in ancestry.com, FamilySearch and more.
The latter half of the program will be open for questions and discussion of user experiences. For more information, call the library at 432-6140.
Thrift shop sale starts soon
HAMPSTEAD — The seasons are changing, as is the inventory at the Hollyhock Thrift Shop.