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Health and Wellness Fair

May 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Chester NH Lions Club will sponsor a Health and Wellness Fair on Sat. May 20, from 9 a.m.- noon, in the Multi  Purpose  Room at 84 Chester Street, Chester. This fair is open to all ages and will offer information on nutrition, fitness, diabetes, heart, lung & stroke issues; blood pressure, hearing and eye screenings; help for the blind, holistic medicine, acupuncture, massage, reiki, essential oils for health, physical therapy, caregivers, hospice, AARP, VNA & Veterans health issues. It is free to the public and refreshments will be available. Everyone who attends will be given a ticket to be put in drawings for health and fitness related door prizes. The facilities, nursing and long care facilities and more. We hope that the public will join us for free For additional information call 603-490-9530


May 20
9:00 am - 12:00 pm


Multi Purpose Room
84 Chester Street
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Book Sale

Available during Library Hours‚ The Chester Public Library will be continuing its ongoing book sale fundraiser this summer. The book sale rack, located in the library, is always full of books and media for sale to help benefit the library and its many programs! Prices range from 50 cents for paperbacks to $1 for hardcover.

Penny Wars

Save your pennies and loose change to help decide who gets the a pie in the face this year at the Chester Town Fair! The money raised this summer will go toward the purchase of a new Cricut (cutting machine). Donate your change in the jars at the Chester Public Library between June 23 and September 8!

Summer Reading Program

The theme for this year’s program is ‘Build a Better World.’ To kick this year’s program off, Marek Bennett, a comic book creator, will be visiting the library on Monday, June 26. When the summer comes to an end and the reading program winds down, puppeteer Diane Kordas will perform on Friday, August 11, at 6:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room. Stay tuned for more details on these presentations, and be sure to join us for a summer full of reading and interactive programs!

Heritage Quest Database

This program is available for patrons to learn more about their genealogies. For more information and to access passwords for this free program, call the library at (603) 887-3404, or email

Tech Help

Do you need help with your eReader, laptop, or smart phone? Do you have questions about device updates, email, Facebook, or other applications? If so, make a Tech Help appointment at the Hampstead Public Library. You can schedule a thirty-minute session on Mondays between noon and 2 p.m., on Wednesdays between 3 and 4 p.m., or on Thursdays between 6 and 7:30 p.m. Call the library at (603) 329-6411 to schedule your time in advance.

Borrow Cake Pans

The Hampstead Public Library’s cake pan collection has grown! Cardholders can now borrow over 20 pans for special occasions. The selection includes a rocking horse, dinosaur, train, Elmo, and a beautiful beehive. For a complete list of pans, see the catalog online (, or view the printed list at the library’s front desk. If you would like to reserve a pan for a specific date, please contact a librarian.

Little Free Library

The Hampstead Public Library has installed a new Little Free Library at the Hampstead Town Hall! This red-fronted box is located on a post near the front of the building, just to the left of the announcement board. A Little Free Library is a place for free book exchange. Anyone may take a book, bring a book to share, or both! No library card is necessary, and there is no need to return any books you'd like to keep. The Hampstead Public Library has already stocked the box with a variety of books for children, teens, and adults, so stop by the Town Hall and pick one up!

HCC Summer Worship Hours

The Hampstead Congregational Church's summer worship hours will begin on July 2. The new worship time will be 9:30 a.m. Safe, consistent childcare will be provided each week, so set a little time aside for your spirit this summer.