Talk Like a Pirate Day

Ahoy young scallywags! In honor of International Talk Like a Pirate Day, we’re going on a treasure hunt and you won’t want to miss it. Join us in Youth Services as we journey across the seas, evading sharks, telling tall tales, digging for gold, and of course, talking like pirates. ARRRR! This program is for children ages 12 and under. For more information call 740-354-5562.

Dance Party: featuring Laurie Berkner Books and Songs

Join us in Youth Services as we read an shake our way through Laurie Berkner’s fun books and songs. Before you leave you will get to make your own shaky egg to take home. Take part in our new interactive movement story time where sitting is not encouraged! This program is intended for children ages 2-6. For more information about this program call 740-354-5562.

TumbleBooks

The Portsmouth Public Library offers the TumbleBook Library for use by our library patrons. This library is a collection of TumbleBooks – animated, talking picture books – suited for elementary school children. TumbleBooks are created from existing picture books, adding sound, animation, music and narration to create an electronic picture book. These electronic books are a literacy resource that keeps children interested and involved in reading and are great for children learning to read. The interactive web site keeps children engaged and contributes to success in school while helping to instill a love of reading. The TumbleBook Library collection can… Read More »

Toddler Time

All children ages 2-3 and their parent/caregiver are invited to an interactive story time program. Children will enjoy short stories, movement activities, music and a fun playtime! For more information call (740) 354-5562.

Books N Play

Children ages 4-6 are invited to the library for an interactive program. Children will enjoy story time with music, movement activities, rhymes, and games that focus on interactive learning between child and parent/caregiver. For more information Call (740)354-5562.

Book N Play

Children ages 4-6 are invited to the library for an interactive program. Children will enjoy story time with music, movement activities, rhymes, and games that focus on interactive learning between child and parent/caregiver. For more information Call (740)354-5562.

Book Babies

An exciting story time session for children ages 3 months – 24 months that includes music, finger plays and a short playtime! Get more information about this program by calling (740)354-5562.

Toddler Time

All children ages 2-3 and their parent/caregiver are invited to an interactive story time program. Children will enjoy short stories, movement activities, music and a fun playtime! For more information call (740) 354-5562.

Toddler Time

All children ages 2-3 and their parent/caregiver are invited to an interactive story time program. Children will enjoy short stories, movement activities, music and a fun playtime! For more information call (740) 354-5562.

Toddler Time

All children ages 2-3 and their parent/caregiver are invited to an interactive story time program. Children will enjoy short stories, movement activities, music and a fun playtime! For more information call (740) 354-5562.

Family Story Time: Augmented Reality Rug- Going Up

Milo and his friends invite you on a journey through his augmented reality world! It’s a magic carpet like no other. This program is intended for children ages 6 and under. For more information about this program call 740-354-5562.