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Adult Events

Tuesday, November 20
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Have a new device (phone, tablet, or laptop?) or technology question? We can help! Bring your device, passwords, and library card (if using Overdrive or Libby) and any questions you might have and one of our librarians will do their best to assist... Read More
Tuesday, November 20
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Good House by Ann Leary. Hildy Good is a townie. A lifelong resident of a small community on the rocky coast of Boston's North Shore, she knows pretty much everything about everyone. And she's good at... Read More
Wednesday, November 21
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Join us for a discussion of The Good House by Ann Leary.  Note that this is the same title as the Tuesday night book.  It's just another time for those who would rather come during the day. Hildy Good is a townie. A lifelong... Read More
Tuesday, November 27
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Have a new device (phone, tablet, or laptop?) or technology question? We can help! Bring your device, passwords, and library card (if using Overdrive or Libby) and any questions you might have and one of our librarians will do their best to assist... Read More
Tuesday, November 27
6:30pm - 7:30pm
All ages 12-102 are welcome to our Young Adult Fiction Book Club, held on the last Tuesday of every month at 6:30. Refreshments are served, and a lively discussion of that month's book is enjoyed! No registration required. Our selection this month... Read More
Wednesday, November 28
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Stress is one of the leading causes of illness in the United States. It can impact physical and emotional health, work performance and relationships. Take a break from your busy schedule and treat yourself to a session for stress reduction and self-... Read More
Thursday, November 29
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Portsmouth Historical Society President Jim Garman will be giving a lecture at the Library called “Portsmouth: Then and Now”.  This will be an illustrated lecture showing some scenes from Portsmouth many years ago and the same scene as it is today... Read More
Tuesday, December 04
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Have a new device (phone, tablet, or laptop?) or technology question? We can help! Bring your device, passwords, and library card (if using Overdrive or Libby) and any questions you might have and one of our librarians will do their best to assist... Read More
Thursday, December 06
6:00pm - 8:00pm
If you have always wanted to learn how to knit, this class will get you going in no time!  Traci Vaspol from The Stitchery will cover casting on, knit stitch and pearl stitch, plus plenty of hints and tips to keep you going.  Please bring US size 10... Read More
Tuesday, December 11
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Have a new device (phone, tablet, or laptop?) or technology question? We can help! Bring your device, passwords, and library card (if using Overdrive or Libby) and any questions you might have and one of our librarians will do their best to assist... Read More
Tuesday, December 18
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Have a new device (phone, tablet, or laptop?) or technology question? We can help! Bring your device, passwords, and library card (if using Overdrive or Libby) and any questions you might have and one of our librarians will do their best to assist... Read More
Tuesday, December 18
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Join us for a discussion of George and Lizzie by Nancy Pearl . George and Lizzie... Read More
Wednesday, December 19
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Join us for a discussion of George and Lizzie by Nancy Pearl .  Note that this is... Read More
Thursday, January 10
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Find out how Claremary Sweeney, a writer/photographer, uses her vivid imagination to create both children’s stories and adult books as she discusses the "Anatomy of a Local Murder Mystery".  On the pages of the South County Series, Sweeney creates... Read More