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July 26, 2018, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM @ Laconia Water Treatment Plant Facility
July 18, 2018, 6:00 PM @ Conference Room 200A
July 16, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Drop in to try to stack the tallest tower of real Oreos. Kids up to grade 6.
July 17, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Come and read to one of our reading buddies, or Mabel our reading dog. Read four times and you get a free book, read six times, get a second free book! Easy and fun. You can read your own or a library book.
For practicing readers.
July 17, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Children ages 9 and up, adults welcome.
Learn the Harmonica from esteemed local musician Mike Rogers. First 30 attendees will get their own harmonica!
July 17, 2018, 3:00 PM @ Directions available when you pick up your book.
Grab your beach chair and join us at the beach for an afternoon of cool drinks, sweet treats, and book talk! This is a once a summer book discussion in a relaxing beach setting.
This year’s selection is Commonwealth, by the acclaimed bestselling author and winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Orange Prize, Ann Patchett. Commonwealth tells the enthralling story of how an unexpected romantic encounter changes two families’ lives.
The novel follows the path their lives take over the course of 40 years, through love and marriage, death and divorce, and a dark secret from childhood that lies underneath it all.
Books will be available June 12 at the circulation desk.
Directions will be available when you pick up your book.
For more information call Deb at the library: 524-4775 x15.
July 17, 2018, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Goss Reading Room
All ages, families welcome.
July 18, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Hear the Island’s gentle swaying sounds on the unusual steel drum. Jeffery will delight all who come.
Families with children.
July 19, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Stories, songs, and a craft.
July 19, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Laconia Public Library
Bring a project and knit or crochet while you socialize!
July 19, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Make a fun 3D design of your own hand.
July 20, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Using everyday household items, create some sticky, fluffy, or slippery slime.
July 20, 2018, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
You provide the imagination, we’ll provide the Legos! Ages 5 - 12.
Come to Legos, Win a prize!
At each of the four Lego sessions during the summer reading program, enter the raffle for a chance to win the prize: TIE Striker Lego kit. Must attend the Lego sessions to win; the drawing will be held on Friday, August 17. Ages 5 -12.
July 20, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Co-sponsoring the show “American Folktales and Songs” with the Belknap Mill. Bring chairs or blankets and enjoy a night of theatre for the family. Families with children.
July 23, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.
PG. 117 min.
July 23, 2018, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Rock your kids to sleep listening to gentle rock music, while hearing bedtime stories and having a snack. Come in your jammies, bring a blanket and your favorite stuffie.
Families with young children.
July 24, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
July 24, 2018, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
*Note the different afternoon time.
Did you miss a past craft project? Do you want to see what you can come up with on your own? Join us for a craft closet cleanout extravaganza! We’re going to pull out everything we have from past programs and set you free to create whatever makes you happiest!
Want To Know About the Crafts in Advance? Sign up for the craft newsletter: bit.ly/LPLCrafts
To Sign Up:
By Phone: 524-4775
Or stop by the Circulation Desk
Make a new friend, a pet rock. Bring your creativity and have fun! Families with children.
July 24, 2018, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Goss Reading Room
July 24, 2018, 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Join us for a craft closet cleanout extravaganza! We’re going to pull out everything we have from past programs and set you free to create whatever makes you happiest!
July 24, 2018, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
July 25, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
These reptiles will rock your world! Kindly sponsored by our friends at Opechee Day camp. Families with children.
July 26, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
July 26, 2018, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Grades 6 - 12.
Receive a lesson from Karen Simpson of the Music Clinic. Those who attend can enter a raffle to win their own Ukulele!
July 26, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Join Simon Brooks and Just Gail for stories, and pick two new books for every child who attends.
Sponsored by Got Literacy and the Children’s Literacy Foundation.
July 26, 2018, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Laconia Public Library
July 27, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Any skill level, but must be old enough to understand chess moves and concepts. Bring a bag lunch.
Sign up required; registration is limited to children.
July 27, 2018, 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
July 30, 2018, 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Assemble your team (up to 5 people) and bake an amazing cake with a rock music or rocks theme. Everyone tastes, and our judges will award prizes. Each group MUST include a child baker.
Families with children. Sign Up Required.
July 31, 2018, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
July 31, 2018, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Celebrate J.K. Rowling, and The Boy Who Lived with this fabulous birthday party.
July 31, 2018, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Rock on with a cool summer movie and some snacks.
Sean Anderson partners with his mom's husband on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Children under 10 must be accompanied by a caregiver 14 or older. All adults must bring a child.
July 31, 2018, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Goss Reading Room
July 16, 2018, 2:00 PM @ City Hall, Mayor's Office
45 Beacon St. East
July 23, 2018, 7:00 PM @ Conference Room 200A
July 25, 2018, 2:00 PM @ Conference Room 200A
July 16, 2018, 7:00 PM @ Conference Room 200A
Zoning Board of Adjustment Regular Meeting
July 20, 2018, 4:30 PM