Watch anime, discuss, make beeswax sushi candles, enter raffle for new anime/manga, and eat snacks @ our Otaku Guild. Teens aged 12-19 welcome!
Have some fun with LEGO pieces at the library. We provide the bricks and you provide the imagination. This program is for kids of all ages.
Come see Disney's and sing along to Disney's animated film Frozen. Then make a craft and have a treat.
After the kingdom of Arendelle is cast into eternal winter by the powerful Snow Queen Elsa (voice of Idina Menzel) her sprightly sister Anna (Kristen Bell) teams up with a rough-hewn mountaineer named Kristoff (Jonathan Groff) and his trusty reindeer Sven to break the icy spell. Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee co-directed this Walt Disney Animation Studios production based on Hans Christian Andersen's beloved fairy tale The Snow Queen.
Make a simple color changing light that is great for kids and adults. This LED "candle" looks beautiful in a dimly lit room, great for the holidays, and makes a pretty cool night light.
The classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his journey to discover the true meaning of Christmas comes to life during this festive live theater performance perfect for children and adults. The production invites some audience participation.
Come hack with friends! We'll gather at the local library and work on various projects, help each other solve problems and share what we do with anyone who stops by to check us out and play with squishy circuits, LittleBits, Makey-Makey, and our MakerBot 3D printer. It's a great place to come out and meet us for the first time and see what we do and have a chance to chat with us.
Play board games with fellow enthusiasts! These board games for adults and others are a blast. We’ll provide a variety of games but will focus on a specific one each meeting.
We will have several games to play, including: Settlers of Catan, Dominion, Forbidden Island, Boggle, Ticket to Ride, Scrabble, Carcassonne, Fluxx, Can’t Stop, and more! Feel free to bring an extra copy of the featured game or introduce us to one we haven’t played before.
This book discussion group is reading some classic works of literature written by authors that have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature or who we predict might someday win the prestigious award. Books available for checkout are kept behind the library's main circulation desk.
Put on your dancing shoes and join your friends in the library for an afternoon of singing and dancing to some of our best recorded music for kids. If you haven't used this collection yet, come find out what you've been missing.
Come find out about the library's annual Poetry Out Loud competition! The information session will provide detailed information about the program. The Keene Public Library's competition is open to high school students in grades 9-12 who are either home schooled or attending a non-participating high school. You can register for this opportunity through our online calendar or by calling 352-0157.
Curious about what a 3D printer is? Stop by one of our weekly Labs, see it in action and ask the librarian questions. Sign up for a Lab and we'll show you how to use the printer, and the basics of how to find and download something to make. You'll learn the basics of Tinkercad to design, modify or download a 3-D model and print using our MakerBot 3D Printer.