Dover Public Library 
Dover Public Library
Children's Room
August eNewsletter
We would like to thank all the businesses, organizations, and individuals that donated to our Children's Summer Reading Program. A big thank you to the Friends of DPL, Kennebunk Bank, Domino's Pizza, Wendy's, McDonalds, Pizza Hut, Nicole's Hallmark, Noggin Factory, Chipotle, Paint for Fun, Squam Lake Science Center, Chuckster's, York Wild Animal Kingdom, and Smitty's Cinema.
We appreciate all the support from our local community!
Series of the Month Club 
On Monday, August 12 from 6:30-7:30 pm , kids in grades 2-4 are invited to the Series of the Month Club. This session, we will discuss the Notebook of Doom series while we munch on some snacks.
Family Play Day
Join us on Saturday, August 17 from 11:00-1:00. Face painting, guessing games, crafts, snacks, and live music will all be part of the fun as the Dover Public Library introduces our new toys available for check out. These toys are provided and maintained by a grant received through UNH. Students will be here to introduce the toys to the public. Families with children of all ages are invited to experience the joy of play! 
Family Place Workshop  
Our next Family Place Workshop begins Monday, September 9 and ends on October 7. This 5 week program is designed for children ages 1 - 4 and caregivers. Register at
Family Yoga 
On Wednesday, August 7 and 21 at 11:00 - 11:30 , 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

 Teen Book Group!  
The next meeting of Pizza & Pages will be held on Wednesday, August 21 @ 6pm.  The group will be discussing Time Bomb  by Joelle Charbonneau.  Copies of the book are currently available for borrowing at the adult circulation desk.  We encourage kids in grades 7 and up to attend.  The group will be very informal with pizza and refreshments being served.   Join us to hang out with friends and maybe meet new ones.  Hope to see you there.  Questions email or call 516-6050 and ask for Denise. 

LEGO Saturdays

Every Saturday in August is a Lego Saturday! Stop in anytime from 9:00 am-1:00 pm on August 3, 10, 17, and 24 to build and create. Meet up with old friends and make new ones. There will also be building challenges to test your imagination.
Summer Movies  

Mondays at 2:00 pm in the Lecture Hall the library will show a family movie. Check out the line up of movies for the summer:

August 12  
Dumbo, rated PG   
August 19
Captain Marvel, rated PG13 
August 26
Missing Link, rated PG
Creation Station
Drop in anytime to make and take a fun craft! The week of
August 5 - 10 make a Sporky Puppet and the week of  A ugust 12 - 17
make a Flip-Flop Refrigerator Magnet.
Check Out a Museum Pass 
It's almost back to school time! Before summer vacation is over, check out all the great museum passes we offer at discounted rates. Go to our website at to reserve yours today!
Library Hours:
Mon - Thur 9 to 8:30
Friday 9 to 5:30
Saturday 9 to 1

Closed Labor Day Weekend:
August 31 - Sept. 2
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Dover Public Library 73 Locust St. Dover, NH 03820
603-516-6050  Children's Room 603-516-6052