The Breakfast Club

Rise and shine with a trip to the Portsmouth Library on the last Saturday of June. This is a laid back program where kids can play and socialize over a light breakfast while we show popular cartoons and kids movies.

Summer Reading Finale

Join us for the end of Summer Reading with a FREE Carnival that has fun for the whole family! Cool down stations inside with plenty of crafts for every age but outside we have bounce houses, a snow cone bus with free snow cones for kiddos under 18, the slow… Read More »

Maker Space Saturday: Nature Impressions

explore the outdoors looking for leaves, branches, rocks, and other objects, then use what you’ve found to make clay sculptures with imprints from nature! . WE WILL ALSO HAVE AN ASSORTMENT OF LEGOS AND OTHER MAKER TOYS SET OUT FOR KIDS TO CREATE WITH.

Penguin Party

Are you ready to cool off from the summer heat and party like a penguin? There will be fake snow, ice fishing, and skating. You will learn about animals in the winter and explore the arctic circle. Channel your inner penguin power and face off against an iceberg. Of course,… Read More »

Sign of the Times

This fun craft helps you learn sign language and how to tell time! Make your own handy clock with hand signs instead of numbers, and decorate it how you like!

Bluey Play Day!

Meet Bluey and Bingo while crafting the day away and playing some games as seen on the hit children’s cartoon!

Into the Spiderverse

Join all your favorite versions of Spiderman and SpiderGwen in Youth services for Web shooting, parkour, and face painting. Capture your own venom specimen to take home from Dr. Connors Lab (Just make sure it doesn’t touch you!) For ages 12 & under

Be a Bucket Filler

Summer Reading this year is all about inclusivity and kindness. What better way to celebrate than to make a bucket to fill with acts of kindness? We will be making and decorating paper buckets and every child will get some “drops” to write their good deeds on to fill their… Read More »

Candy Hibachi

Dessert and a show! Enjoy freshly sugared candy straight off our “Hibachi Grill”. Too much excitement?… take a seat and wait for the candy sushi train to make its way to you or craft your own take out box from the candy buffet! For ages 12 & under

Bee Kind

Let’s bee kind to each other and make some honeybee slime. You can add a streak of glitter and a dash of sparkle to your very own slimy creation. Bees will also be a fun-filled addition for your honeybee slime. We will also have some fun bee related activities for… Read More »