Dover Public Library 
Dover Public Library
Children's Room
March eNewsletter

Preschool Storytime
Ages 3-5 without adult
Monday 1:30 pm-2:15 pm
(March 5, 12, 19, 26)
Tuesday 10:00 am-10:45 am
(March 6, 13, 20, 27)
Family Storytime
All ages with adult
   Wednesday 10:00 am-10:45 am
(March 7, 14, 21, 28)
Saturdays 11:00-11:45
(March 10, 17 24, 31)
Toddler Time
Ages 2 to just turned 3 with adult
Monday 10:00 am-10:45 am
(March 5, 12, 19, 26)
Thursday 10:00 am-10:45 am
(March 8, 15, 22, 29)
Mother Goose on the Loose
Ages birth to 24 months with adult
Friday 10:00 am-10:30 am
(March 9, 16, 23 30)
Adult and Toddler Yoga

On Friday, March 9 from 11:00-11:30 am , adults with toddlers are invited to try out a fun introductory yoga class. Learn some basic poses to share with your child. Bring a mat if you can. No experience necessary.

Library Scavenger Hunt
How well do you know your library? On Saturday , March 10 from 9 to 4 , kids in grades K-12 are challenged to test their skills. Work alone or as part of a team to find items scattered around the library. Prizes for the fastest-fully completed hunt in 3 categories: Grades K-4, Grades 5-8, Grades 9-12.

STEM Saturday
On Saturday,   March 10 at 2:00 pm , kids in grades K and up are invited to a K'nex car racing competition. You will be put on a team to design and   create the car. Racing will take place after the cars are built. Prizes will be awarded to teams for fastest car and longest distance!Questions?  Call 516-6050 or email
Poetry Contest

It's time for the 16th annual Dover Public Library poetry contest.
Students may pick up information about the contest at the Dover Public Library, any Dover school library, or at our website starting on March 14 .
Peeps Contest!

We are looking for creative Dover residents, Dover students, or   Dover Public Library cardholders to enter our annual "Peeps Show" Contest
March 19-31 . Build a diorama using Peeps of any color or species in a standard size shoe box. The theme is anything literary; recreate a scene from your favorite book, play, or poem. Winner in each age division will receive a $25 Target gift card.

Lego Saturdays

Join us on March 3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 for Lego Saturdays. Use our LEGOs to build and create. Meet new friends and share your ideas.
Saturday Matinees
Saturday Matinees are held in the Library  Lecture Hall Saturdays at 2:00 pm.

March 3
Coco, rated PG.
March 17
Thor: Ragnarok, rated PG13.  
March 24
Ferdinand, rated PG.

March 31
Justice League, rated PG13. 

Paws for Reading

Murphy, a certified therapy dog, and her handler, Karen, will be in the children's room on S aturday, March 3 from 10:00 am-11:00 am. Murphy is a great listener and very patient with beginning readers.

Creation Station 
Kids of all ages are invited to make a   Leprechaun Stick Puppet the week of March 11-17 and a Paper Bag Bunny the week of March 25-31 at the Creation Station.

Drop-in Crafternoons

Come to the children's room on Wednesday, March 21 anytime between 3:00 and 5:00 pm to make a plastic egg craft.
Library Hours:
Mon - Wed 9 to 8:30
Thur & Fri 9 to 5:30
Saturday 9 to 5
Sundays 1 to 5
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Dover Public Library 73 Locust St. Dover, NH 03820
603-516-6050  Children's Room 603-516-6052