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Wednesday, December 20
10:00am - 6:00pm
Ornament Day is finally here! Bring in the whole family to make Christmas Ornaments and write letters to Santa on Wednesday, December 20th anytime between 10am-6pm!
Friday, December 22
10:00am - 5:00pm
Kick off the holiday break with a scavenger hunt at the library! Pick up a sheet at the Children's Circulation desk, search the library for each fall image and then come back to the desk to pick a prize!
Friday, December 22
10:00am - 5:00pm
Kick off the holiday break with a scavenger hunt at the library! Pick up a sheet at the Children's Circulation desk, search the library for each fall image and then come back to the desk to pick a prize!
Sunday, December 24
1:00pm - 5:00pm
The Library is closed today.  We will reopen on Tuesday at 9 am.   
Monday, December 25
9:00am - 8:00pm
The Library is closed today.  We will reopen on Tuesday at 9 am.   
Tuesday, December 26
9:30am - 8:00pm
Get into the spirit of Winter with Ice Lanterns! This lantern is sure to add a festive air to the incoming New Year. Kits will be in the Teen Area on a first-come, first-served basis. Quantities are limited, and only one per teen please! For teens... Read More
Tuesday, December 26
10:45am - 12:00pm
Marie is back with more chair yoga exercises!  Chair yoga is a gentle approach to Yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair, and, often, standing using our chair.  Participants receive all the benefit of Yoga: Helps with Balance Improves... Read More
Thursday, December 28
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Introducing Pokemon Club at the Portsmouth Library! Have cards at home but not sure how to play? Love playing and want to do it more? Head to library from 4-5pm on Thursday December 14th and 28th to learn and play with friends!... Read More
Saturday, December 30
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Introducing Pokemon Club at the Portsmouth Library! Have cards at home but not sure how to play? Love playing and want to do it more? Head to library from 3-4pm on Saturday December 16th and 30th to learn and play with friends!... Read More
Sunday, December 31
1:00pm - 5:00pm
The Library is closed today.  We will reopen on Tuesday at 9 am.   
Monday, January 01
9:00am - 8:00pm
The Library is closed today.  We will reopen on Tuesday at 9 am.   
Tuesday, January 02
9:00am - 8:00pm
Today is the opening day for submissions for our Community Fiber Arts Show coming up in February! Registration forms are available at the library (they cannot be submitted online - they must be submitted with your project in person). Submissions... Read More
Tuesday, January 02
9:00am - 8:00pm
Today is the opening day for submissions for our Community Fiber Arts Show coming up in February! Registration forms are available at the library (they cannot be submitted online - they must be submitted with your project in person). Submissions... Read More
Tuesday, January 02
9:00am - 8:00pm
Today is the opening day for submissions for our Community Fiber Arts Show coming up in February! Registration forms are available at the library (they cannot be submitted online - they must be submitted with your project in person). Submissions... Read More
Tuesday, January 02
9:00am - 8:00pm
Today is the opening day for submissions for our Community Fiber Arts Show coming up in February! Registration forms are available at the library (they cannot be submitted online - they must be submitted with your project in person). Submissions... Read More
Tuesday, January 02
9:00am - 8:00pm
Today is the opening day for submissions for our Community Fiber Arts Show coming up in February! Registration forms are available at the library (they cannot be submitted online - they must be submitted with your project in person). Submissions... Read More
Tuesday, January 02
10:45am - 12:00pm
Marie is back with more chair yoga exercises!  Chair yoga is a gentle approach to Yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair, and, often, standing using our chair.  Participants receive all the benefit of Yoga: Helps with Balance Improves... Read More
Tuesday, January 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new montly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as we... Read More
Tuesday, January 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new montly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as we... Read More
Tuesday, January 02
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Welcome to our new montly book club, centered around mysteries! Join us each month on the first Tuesday at 6:30 to discuss that month's selection. We will read a variety of mystery stories throughout the year. This group is open to readers 14+ as we... Read More
Wednesday, January 03
10:00am - 12:00pm
Portsmouth Garen Club Board Meeting
Monday, January 08
6:00pm - 7:00pm
Sky Puppies bi-monthly meeting!
Monday, January 08
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Library board meeting
Tuesday, January 09
10:45am - 12:00pm
Marie is back with more chair yoga exercises!  Chair yoga is a gentle approach to Yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair, and, often, standing using our chair.  Participants receive all the benefit of Yoga: Helps with Balance Improves... Read More
Tuesday, January 09
12:30am - 2:30am
Meeting of local NARFE members
Wednesday, January 10
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Portsmouth Garen Club Monthly Meeting
Thursday, January 11
11:00am - 12:30pm
Open to the Community. Please join us for a monthly poetry workshop with instructors Kelsey Kriner and Carol Anderheggen. These sessions will run from December through May. In these workshops you'll read, create and share poetry. Facilitated... Read More
Monday, January 15
9:00am - 8:00pm
The Library is closed today.  We will reopen on Tuesday at 9 am.   
Tuesday, January 16
10:45am - 12:00pm
Marie is back with more chair yoga exercises!  Chair yoga is a gentle approach to Yoga that is practiced sitting in a chair, and, often, standing using our chair.  Participants receive all the benefit of Yoga: Helps with Balance Improves... Read More
Tuesday, January 16
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Join us for a discussion of Horse by Geraldine Brooks. “Horse isn’t just an animal story—it’s a moving narrative about race and art.” —TIME “A thrilling story about humanity in all its ugliness and beauty . . . the evocative voices create a story so... Read More

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