Youth Services


There’s always fun going on in the children’s department

Children’s Activities

 We offer a variety of programs after school and throughout the summer. Look for upcoming events on the main calendar.

Check out what we’ve done lately!

Toddler Time!

A lap-sit story time for children ages birth to three. Stories, poems and songs! Wednesdays at 10:30

Preschool Story Time!

A weekly story time for children ages three to six: stories, songs and poems

followed by a theme related craft! Wednesdays at 11:00!

Youth Book Groups   

Writers Group 

Youth Writers Group (Grades 7 – 12) meets every other Wednesday during the school year from 3:00 to 5:00.

Do you want to be a writer or a novelist? Join writer’s group to meet up with other kids in middle and high school who are serious about their creative writing.  We share our writing, play a few games, eat snacks, and WRITE!

Junior Writers Group (Grades 1-6) meets on the other Wednesdays from 3:15-5:00.

This Writer’s Group is a fun club for elementary aged students who are into writing and playing games to do with words, writing, and creativity. Bring your stories and poems to share, and get ready to have fun!

Special Events

Offered each month for children and teens!

Check out the Summer Reading Tab for more information about the 2017 Summer Reading program, “Build a Better World.”

Information:   rfl@newport.lib.nh.us, telephone 603-863-3430