Children’s Summer Reading Program

Children’s summer reading program will be held at 4pm. Please come in ready to have fun. We will be doing a variety of things, ranging from crafts, stem project to even outdoor activities. A lot of fun will be had by everyone. Program starts at 4pm. For any questions, call… Read More »

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.

Teens – DIY Chia Pets

Teens ages 12-18 are welcome to join us at the New Boston library on Thursday, July 13th at 4:00 pm for a free DIY Chia Pet craft! We will be decorating terra-cotta pots, and finishing by adding potting soil, chia seeds, and grass. After water and some sunshine, watch your… Read More »

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 »

Be a Bucket Filler- Wheelersburg

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. every child will get some “drops” to write their good deeds on to fill their bucket.… Read More »

Teen Slime

Take some time to relax and get out your stress by making slime. Teens will have the ingredients to make a basic slime with the option for fun add-ins.

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!

Peace. Love. Reading

Kids are welcome to join us and have a groovy cool time at the New Boston library! On Monday, July 10th at 4 pm we will have a jumbo neon ring toss game, and those attending will get to make their very own peace sign buttons! For more information, call… Read More »