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Teddy Bear Picnic at West

April 22nd, 2014 · Children, City Library, West Branch

Today is the day the teddy bears have their picnic! Think honey, berries, and even jelly. Introduce your bear to other bears. This will be a beary memorable occasion. Join us at the West Branch on April 30 at 4:00 PM. No registration required. Ages 2 – 6.

Teddy Bears Picnic

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Birthday Celebration

April 20th, 2014 · 100th Anniversary, Children, City Library, Events, Main Branch

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The Carpenter Memorial Building is turning 100 this year and it is time for a birthday party! Celebrate the building’s birthday as well as your own with stories, games, crafts, and a birthday treat. Don’t miss this special party! join us on Monday April 21st at 10:00 AM.  Registration is required and this program is appropriate for children ages 2-5 years old . For more information, please call the children’s room at 624-6550 ext. 328.

 

 

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Spring Vacation Week

April 19th, 2014 · Children, City Library, Main Branch

We have many activities planned for you during your break from school.

Calling all young artists! Join us at Little Artists Storytime on Monday, April 28 at 10:00 AM. We will listen to creative stories and make a cool project for you to take home. For ages 3-7. Registration is required. For more information, please call 624-6550 ext. 328.

On Monday, April 28, there will be two storytimes at the Currier Museum of Art. These are a part of the monthly series “Storytime in the Gallery.” They will be at 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM. For ages preschoolers and up.

On Monday, April 28 at 2:30 PM, we will be hosting a Family Movie in the auditorium. All ages are welcome.

On Friday, May 2 at 2:30 PM, let’s unplug and play our favorite games during our Board Game Afternoon. All ages are welcome. For more information on any of the vacation programs, please call at 624-6550 ext. 328

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Teddy Bears’ Picnic

April 18th, 2014 · Children, City Library, Main Branch

If you go down to the woods today
You’re sure of a big surprise.
If you go down to the woods today
You’d better go in disguise!

Come join us for the Manchester City Library’s Annual Teddy Bear Picnic. We will gather in the Children’s Room, then parade through the library with our teddy bears and then go out to the side lawn for a picnic and performance by Lindsay and Her Puppet Pals. Don’t forget to bring your teddy bears or they will feel really left out! Join us on Tuesday April 29 at 11:30 AM for a beary good time, indeed!  Registration is not required, as the bears prefer to keep things casual. For more information, please call the children’s room at 624-6550 ext. 328.

Teddy Bears Picnic

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COME GET HELP WITH YOUR RESUME!

April 16th, 2014 · City Library, Computer Classes, Events, Main Branch, Technology

Learn how to develop an effective resume.  Get help with your current resume.  Let us help you sign up for JobMatch, the resume service offered by NH Employment Security.

This class is being offered on April 23rd from 2:30-4:00 PM in the Hunt Room at the Main Library.

Sign up is required-call the library at 624-6550

We prefer that you have a account with NH Works prior to taking the class but it is not necessary. Click here to sign up for an account now if you would like!

Questions?  Have Amy H paged at the library at 624-6550.

 

 

 

 

 

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Tax Form Haiku 4 U

April 15th, 2014 · City Library, Main Branch, West Branch

Well, the deadline is here and we hope that you already have-or are getting ready to file your federal tax returns today.  Here are a few tax form haiku to help take the edge off, courtesy of Forbes.

Don’t know how to file?
Want to file wrong on purpose?
Deduct ALL THE THINGS!

The Audit Fairy
May be checking your taxes
Better have receipts!

New technology
Tax refunds on debit cards
Never again please.

It’s that time again!
You do all the paperwork.
They get the money.

It begins with a
1099 and ends with
One last extension.

Good luck, everyone!

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Wonder Loom With Us!

April 15th, 2014 · Children, City Library, West Branch

Turn colorful rubber bands into a fashionable bracelet. Collect them and trade them. A super fun event you don’t want to miss.  April 17 at 4:00 PM. Turn colorful rubber bands into a fashionable bracelet. Collect them and trade them. A super fun event you don’t want to miss. No registration required. Ages 5 –10.

 

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Patron Appreciation Day

April 13th, 2014 · City Library, Events, Main Branch, West Branch

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This week (April 13-19) we celebrate National Library Week. But what is a library without you, our patrons? Please join us Friday, April 18th for Patron Appreciation Day. Snacks will be provided throughout the day.

Thank you for your patronage!

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Leftover Craft Day

April 10th, 2014 · Children, City Library, Main Branch

Stop by the Winchell Room to see what you can create with our felt, cardboard, scraps, glitter, buttons, duct tape, and other remnants from leftover projects. What masterpiece can you create? Registration is not required. For ages 5 and up. Tuesday April 15 from 3:30 to 5:30 PM For more information, please call 624-6550 ext. 328.

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Children’s Egg Hunt

April 7th, 2014 · Children, City Library, Main Branch

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Let’s celebrate spring with a celebration and an egg hunt. We will read spring stories, make a simple craft, and go on a small egg hunt on the library lawn. Children ages 2-7 are invited to this celebration. Saturday April 19 at 12:30 PM. Registration is recommended. For more information, please call the children’s room at 624-6550 ext. 328.

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