Kick off your summer reading

The Lane Memorial Library in Hampton will be kicking off summer reading on Friday, June 21. Starting at 11 a.m., the community is invited to Speaking for Wildlife: A Garden for Wildlife. Anyone with a backyard, landscaped area, or garden can help wildlife by altering their landscaping and gardening practices. At noon, learn about Rain Gardens with the Hampton Conservation Commission. At 12:30 p.m., families are invited to celebrate at the Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Party & Picnic. Pack a picnic; the library will provide birthday cake, and there will be games and crafts. For teens, things will kick off at 3 p.m. with a Stranger Things Waffle Party. Then, After Hours Tabletop Game Night happens from 5 to 10 p.m. Visit or call 603-926-3368.