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   Monday, April 20, 2015
9:00 AM -
Bike or Walk to the Library Week!
Event Location:
Contact: Molly   524-6042
molly@gilfordlibrary.org

In celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd, the Library is hosting its second annual Bike or Walk to the Library Week! Bike or walk to the library instead of driving this week and you will be entered into a drawing to win an Earth Day themed prize. Cut down on your carbon emissions and pick up your next book in the same trip!




12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Mahjong
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

One of the oldest board games in the world - Mahjong - depends on skill, strategy, and a certain degree of luck. Join us!




3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Lego Lovers
Event Location:
Contact: Tracey   
tracey@gilfordlibrary.org
Come join us for an hour of fun, building with Legos. Perhaps it will be tall buildings that we design, or a creation that floats, or your dream house...


   Tuesday, April 21, 2015
9:00 AM -
Bike or Walk to the Library Week!
Event Location:
Contact: Molly   524-6042
molly@gilfordlibrary.org

In celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd, the Library is hosting its second annual Bike or Walk to the Library Week! Bike or walk to the library instead of driving this week and you will be entered into a drawing to win an Earth Day themed prize. Cut down on your carbon emissions and pick up your next book in the same trip!




10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Drop-In Rug Hooking
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

Carol Dale will lead a 'hook-in' on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month. Anyone interested is invited to join Carol and learn the history of the craft, suppliers and techniques. She will bring a small frame and project for anyone who might like to try their hand at it.




10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Storytime (Ages 3- 5 years)
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Lura   

It's time to shake those sillies out...so join us with your preschooler. We'll sing our favorite songs, read a story or two, create a craft and enjoy a snack as we work on our early literacy skills. Sign up in the Children's Room. Our theme for this 6 week session is, of course, "Shake Your Sillies Out"




10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Social Bridge
Event Location:
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

If you love Bridge and just can't get enough...




11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Babygarten
Event Location:
Contact:    

It's time to shake those sillies out...so join us with your little one. We'll sing songs, move to the music, create a craft and make memories. Sign up in the Children's Room. Our theme for this 6-week session is, of course, "Shake Your Silies Out"




   Wednesday, April 22, 2015
9:00 AM -
Bike or Walk to the Library Week!
Event Location:
Contact: Molly   524-6042
molly@gilfordlibrary.org

In celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd, the Library is hosting its second annual Bike or Walk to the Library Week! Bike or walk to the library instead of driving this week and you will be entered into a drawing to win an Earth Day themed prize. Cut down on your carbon emissions and pick up your next book in the same trip!




9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Line Dancing for Beginners
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

Kick-start your day with Bonnie Deutch and perfect some smooth moves--this class is for all you who are interested in learning how to line dance.




10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Check-Out-An-Expert!
Event Location:
Contact: Betty   
library@gilfordlibrary.org

Do you have basic questions about what to do with your computer or need help with downloading audio books or using our telescope? Come Check-Out-An-Expert with your library card and receive the assistance you need. Sessions are 20 minutes max if someone is waiting.




3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Earth Day Craft
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Maria/Lura   603-524-6042
lura@gilfordlibrary.org

It's Earth Day! Come to the library, check out some earth day books, and plant a seed to take home!




   Thursday, April 23, 2015
9:00 AM -
Bike or Walk to the Library Week!
Event Location:
Contact: Molly   524-6042
molly@gilfordlibrary.org

In celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd, the Library is hosting its second annual Bike or Walk to the Library Week! Bike or walk to the library instead of driving this week and you will be entered into a drawing to win an Earth Day themed prize. Cut down on your carbon emissions and pick up your next book in the same trip!




10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Toddlertime
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Maria   

It's time to shake those sillies out...so join us with your little one. We'll sing songs, move to the music, create a craft and make memories. Sign up in the Children's Room. Our theme for this 6-week session is, of course, "Shake Your Silies Out"




1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Open Painting at the Library
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

Open painting will be offered weekly at the library. Bring your supplies and hone your craft. All are welcomed.




3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Conversational French
Event Location:
Contact: Kayleigh   603-524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

This group is full.




6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Crafter's Corner
Event Location: Back corner of GPL
Contact: Kayleigh   603-524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

Bring your craft project to work on under the helpful eye of Dawn Lemay and relax in a quiet corner of the library.




6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Strange Terrain: How Not To Get Poetry
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Betty   
library@gilfordlibrary.org

NH Poet Laureate, Alice Fogel, takes you through seven simple steps, and one hard one, toward understanding and appreciating more elements of poetry than you ever thought you could. In the end you'll see that you already knew them all along. This workshop is your quick, self-help program for "getting" poetry.

This program is provided by a grant from the NH Humanities Council.




   Friday, April 24, 2015
9:00 AM -
Bike or Walk to the Library Week!
Event Location:
Contact: Molly   524-6042
molly@gilfordlibrary.org

In celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd, the Library is hosting its second annual Bike or Walk to the Library Week! Bike or walk to the library instead of driving this week and you will be entered into a drawing to win an Earth Day themed prize. Cut down on your carbon emissions and pick up your next book in the same trip!




10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Storytime (Ages 3- 5 years)
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Lura   

It's time to shake those sillies out...so join us with your preschooler. We'll sing our favorite songs, read a story or two, create a craft and enjoy a snack as we work on our early literacy skills. Sign up in the Children's Room. Our theme for this 6 week session is, of course, "Shake Your Sillies Out"




10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Social Bridge
Event Location:
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

If you love Bridge and just can't get enough...




1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Knit Wits
Event Location: Reading Room
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

All knitters welcomed!




2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Conversational German Class
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

 This group is full.




   Saturday, April 25, 2015
9:00 AM -
Bike or Walk to the Library Week!
Event Location:
Contact: Molly   524-6042
molly@gilfordlibrary.org

In celebration of Earth Day on April 22nd, the Library is hosting its second annual Bike or Walk to the Library Week! Bike or walk to the library instead of driving this week and you will be entered into a drawing to win an Earth Day themed prize. Cut down on your carbon emissions and pick up your next book in the same trip!




   Monday, April 27, 2015
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Lounging with Legos
Event Location: Storytime Room
Contact: Abi   603-524-6042
ABI@gilfordlibrary.org

It's vacation week! Come to the library with your imagination. We'll provide the rest.




12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Mahjong
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

One of the oldest board games in the world - Mahjong - depends on skill, strategy, and a certain degree of luck. Join us!




   Tuesday, April 28, 2015
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Social Bridge
Event Location:
Contact: Betty   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

If you love Bridge and just can't get enough...




6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Classics Book Group
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Abi   524-6042
abi@gilfordlibrary.org
Every other month we'll get together to discuss a classic book. This month's book is Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck. Published in 1939,Steinbeck wrote this novel in just five months but it went on to become one of the most enduring American novels ever written


   Wednesday, April 29, 2015
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Line Dancing for Beginners
Event Location: Meeting Room
Contact: Kayleigh   524-6042
library@gilfordlibrary.org

Kick-start your day with Bonnie Deutch and perfect some smooth moves--this class is for all you who are interested in learning how to line dance.




10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Check-Out-An-Expert!
Event Location:
Contact: Kayleigh   
library@gilfordlibrary.org

Do you have basic questions about what to do with your computer or need help with downloading audio books or using our telescope? Come Check-Out-An-Expert with your library card and receive the assistance you need. Sessions are 20 minutes max if someone is waiting.




10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
PJ's and a Movie...
Event Location: MR
Contact: Maria/Lura   603-524-6042
lura@gilfordlibrary.org

No school = no need to get out of your PJs! Join us for some morning snacks and a movie screening.