Childrens's Room

LC and Dewey are always here to greet you. They love to have stories read to them. Do you have a favorite story to share?

A scavenger hunt is always going on in the Children's room. See if you can find all of the items. Visit the Circulation desk for the game.

Please check the Children's Room Facebook and the library's Upcoming Events Calendar on the website for future details. 

If you have any questions, please call the Children's Room phone number at 603-772-6036.

7-12-2022 Open Position: Part-time Library Aide-Children's Room

Exeter Public Library: Open Position.  Library Aide.  Seeking an individual dedicated to enthusiastically serving people of all ages as a part time Library Aide in our Children’s Room. Must understand and be able to use the Dewey Decimal Classification for shelving and circulation, be able to use a computer and pertinent programs, work at a desk thirty-two (32) to thirty-six (36) inches high, carry armloads of books, and reach all shelves with or without the aid of a stepstool.  Includes nights and weekends.  Apply by email only to

Children's  Room Happenings

September Events
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October Events
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Book Groups for FALL!!

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Check out the Upcoming Events page for dates.

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The sewing sessions take place every 2nd and 4th Monday of each month.

Any child ages 8-11 is welcome to join. Sign up anytime at the Children's Room circulation desk. This event is free and all supplies are provided by the library. 

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Kids ages 5-11 can come explore the Library's massive LEGO collection and build cool, unique creations! LEGO Club meets every 2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month! 


A new theme every month but participants are always welcome to free-build whatever their heart desires.     

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Art Club is here at the library! Kids ages 8-11 can sign-up for Art Club to think outside of the box and create new fun types of art!


Art Club will meet the third Tuesday and third Thursday of every month at 3:30-pm to 5pm. Sign-up for one of the days!

Free and open for kids ages 8-11. Questions? 603-772-6036

Story Time and Open Art

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Lap-Sit  Story Time 

All Ages with an adult/caregiver

Children are welcome to join the fun listening to a story along with an adult every Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10 AM.

Story Time

Preschool/Ages 3+

Story Time for Preschool ages 3+ will be held on Wednesdays at 10 AM . The program is free. Questions? Contact us at 603-772-6036.

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Drop-in Open Art is Every Friday from 9AM-4PM. There is a new project every week! Come in and join the fun!

Free and open for kids. 

New to the Children's Room

Thanks to patrons donations kids can check out video games.

Come in and see the variety of games to play!

Video Games available for check out
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Game on! Exeter scores grant to start PlayStation, Nintendo video game library!

The library  was awarded a $22,613 grant to create a New Hampshire Gaming Library. The grant is part of the American Rescue Plan of 2021 and is being facilitated by the N.H. State Library.  Check out the article from the Seacoastonline's Exeter Newsletter.

Photo Gallery of Children's Room Activities

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The staff have fun activities planned!
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