There is always something going on at the library!

July is going to be jam packed with all kinds of fun filled events. Please note: our programming may occasionally be interrupted or rescheduled due to holidays,  school vacations, weather, illness or other circumstances beyond our control. Please view our children’s programming here for the most up to date information.

 

Weekly Programming:

Mother Goose on the Loose
Mondays @ 10 AM
Join Miss Jennie for an interactive lapsit for babies and young toddlers, birth through age 2.  Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes and movement. Older siblings may also come. No registration is needed.

LEGO Lunch
Tuesdays & Thursdays @ 11 AM (Starting July 6th)
Join us for stories, LEGO playtime, and a nutritious, free lunch served at noon. Offered to children and teens, ages 5 to 18, on a first-come, first-served basis. This program is offered in partnership with the MA Department of Elementary & Secondary Education’s Child Nutrition Outreach Program).

Summer Storytime
Wednesdays @ 10 AM
Please join Tricia for a fun filled interactive storytime. Each week we will read stories, sing and do a weekly themed craft. This program is for children ages 3-6 years old. No registration is needed.

Storytime Surprise
Wednesdays @ 5:30 PM
Join Miss Jennie each week for stories, rhymes, and a craft. This program is for children ages 3-6 years old. No registration is needed.

Early Explorers
Thursdays, @ 10 AM
Little ones are invited to join us for art, science, music, and more. Try new things, learn new skills, and have lots of fun! This program is designed for children ages 3 to 5. No registration is required.

Kids STEAM Lab
Fridays @ 11 AM (Starting July 7th)
Join Ms. Jennie for storytime where we’ll explore math, science, and the arts with children’s books and related activities (ages 3 to 8, with a caregiver).

 

Other Programs:

PJ Storytime
Thursdays @ 6:30 PM (July 13th & August 10th)
Put on your PJs and snuggle in while Ms. Virginia reads some bedtime stories (ages 3-7, with a caregiver; stuffed friends welcome).

Itty Bitty Yoga
Tuesday @ 10 AM on July 25th
Beth from Breathe Wellness Yoga leads toddlers and preschoolers through a variety of yoga poses and exercises (ages 2-5, with a caregiver).

Art Club
Tuesday, July 11th @ 3 PM & Monday, August 7th @ 6:30 PM
Create a masterpiece using all kinds of materials with Ms.Debby! (grades 1-5)
This program requires registration.

 

Book Clubs:

“Hooked on Books” Book Club for Intermediate Readers
Tuesday @ 4:30 PM on July 18th
Come and talk about what you’ve been reading, & make some summertime book suggestions for your friends. We’ll enjoy popsicles outsides, if the weather allows.

Muggles Support Group Book Club for Advanced Readers
Thursday @ 7 PM on July 27th
A book club for fantasy enthusiasts! For the special summer session, we invite kids to bring a book of their choice to discuss.

 

Performers & Events:

Summer Reading Opening Day
Saturday, June 24th
Kick off summer reading in style! Enjoy a performance by The Science Tellers at 11 AM, then join us immediately afterward for a pizza party & face painting! We’ll also have a library scavenger hunt, trivia and prizes! Don’t forget to sign up for summer reading while you’re here! This is an all ages family event.

Ed the Wizard
Tuesday, June 27th @ 2 PM
Join us for a performance full of illusion & enchantment. All ages event.

HERO Kids Sports
Thursday, July 6th @ 2 PM
Our friends from HERO Kids Sports will visit with more obstacle courses and fitness fun! Ages 3 to 7.

Jungle Jim’s Minecraft Madness
Wednesday, July 12th @ 1 PM
Help Jim create a Giant Dragon, compete in a Building Block Madness Tournament, battle with epic Balloon Blaze Rod, and watch the magic Bone Wand appear! Don’t miss this fun, interactive show. Ages 3 and up.

Boston Bruin’s Blades Visit
Wednesday, July 19th @ 10 AM
Get a dose of hockey fever, when Boston Bruins mascot, Blades, pays us a special visit to help us celebrate summer reading. All ages welcome.

Sparky’s Puppets
Thursday, July 20th @ 11 AM
Enter the magical world of children’s stories, brought to life by colorful puppets and lively humor. Ages 3 to 10.

Catch the Science Bug
Tuesday, July 25th @ 2 PM
Join a real scientist for an interactive presentation. Ages 7 to 10. Please pre-register.