Dover Public Library 
Dover Public Library
Children's Room
October eNewsletter
Family Yoga 
 
On Wednesday, October 9 from 4:00 - 4:30 , 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

 
Preschool Storytime
ages 3-5 without adult
Monday 1:30 pm-2:15 pm
(October 7)
Tuesday 10:00 am-10:45 am
(October 1, 8, 15)
 
Family Storytime
all ages with adult
                                              Wednesday 10:00 am-10:45 am
(October 2, 9, 16)    
               
Toddler Time
Ages 2 to just turned 3 with adult
Thursday 10:00 am-10:45 am
(October 3, 10, 17)
 
Mother Goose on the Loose
Ages birth to 24 months with adult
Friday 10:00 am-10:30 am
(October 4, 11, 18)
 Teen Book Group!  
 
The next meeting of Pizza & Pages will be held on Wednesday, October 16 @ 6pm.  The group will be discussing When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead.  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 t.weinberger@dover.nh.gov or call 516-6050 and ask for Tina. 
Pumpkin Decorating Contest 
 
Kids in grades K through 6 are invited to decorate a pumpkin using a book theme (no carving please) and drop off in the children's room anytime between October 17 - 30. The creations will be judged on October 31 and a grand prize will be awarded. Pumpkins must be picked up by Monday, November 4.
 
 
Harry Potter Day   

Join us on Saturday, October 19 from 10:00 - 3:00 for our annual Harry Potter Day. Crafts, Quidditch, scavenger hunt, photo booth, and food trucks will all be part of the fun! Trivia Contest begins at 3:00 pm.
 
It's Alive Escape Room
 
Test your puzzle-solving skills in a Halloween-themed escape room on Friday, October 25. Kids in grades 2 - 5 can register for the 6:00 pm session and grades 6 - 12 for the 7:00 pm session . Space is limited so please sign-up at  library.dov.nh.gov or call 516-6052 .
 

 
Downtown Trick-or-Treating    
 
The library will be participating in the Dover Main Street Halloween festivities. Stop in the children's room anytime between 11:00 am and 2:00 pm on Saturday, October 26 for a treat.
 
 
Series of the Month Club 
 
Kids in grades 2-4 are invited to discuss the series Heidi Heckelbeck on Monday, October 28 from 6:00-7:00 . Crafts and snacks will be part of the fun!
 
 
 
 

LEGO Saturdays

Every Saturday is a Lego Saturday!
(October 12, 19, 26) Use our LEGOs to build and create. Meet new friends, share your ideas, work on a challenge, and have fun!
 
 
 
Friends of the Library Book Sale
 
Our annual book sale begins on Friday, October 25 for Dover Library cardholders and continues through Sunday, November 10. Thousands of books, tons of deals!
 

Creation Station
 
Children of all ages are invited to make a Frankenstein Stick Puppet the week of October 6 - 12 and a Cardboard Tube Mummy the week of
October 20 - 26.
 
Halloween Slime   
 
Kids in grades 1 and up are invited to join us on Wednesday, October 16 anytime from 3:00 - 5:00 pm to make and take your own Halloween slime.
 
 
 
Library Hours:
Mon - Thur 9 to 8:30
Friday 9 to 5:30
Saturday 9 to 5
Sunday 1 to 5
CLOSED
Apple Harvest Day Saturday, Oct. 5  
Columbus  Day  Monday, October 14
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Dover Public Library 73 Locust St. Dover, NH 03820
603-516-6050  Children's Room 603-516-6052