Memorial Hall Library

Children's Room News & Events

Girls Who Code CR Club

Code with us!

We are excited to announce our new Girls Who Code CR Club for kids entering grades 3-5!  Join us for an informational session to find out what it's all about.  Choose from Monday, August 26, 5:30-6pm or Tuesday, August 27 at 10am.   GWC CR Club for grades 3-5 will be held Saturdays, September 14...

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School bus

Kindergarten Kickoff

Join MHL's Children's Room staff and volunteers for a fun event getting ready for Kindergarten!  This program is for children entering Kindergarten in September 2019.  The day will include sharing a story together, information about going to Kindergarten to help children and parents, and various...

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all the world

It's summer! Take a walk, a StoryWalk.

Memorial Hall Library, in conjunction with Art Along the Trails 2019, has installed a StoryWalk® of All the World, a picture book by Liz Garton Scanlon and Marla Frazee, which shares the positive message that everything and everyone on this planet is connected and...

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A Universe of Stories

Have a blast-off summer!

Join us for our kid's Summer Reading Program and related activities now until August 17th.  Take a peek at our June and July programs or sign up online!

Children's Room

Need Early Literacy?

Our Summer session of Preschool Story Time for children birth-5, begins Wednesday, June 26th and runs through Saturday, August 17th.  All programs are first come first served and tokens, one per child and one per adult, must be...

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Preschool Music

Musical Mornings

Peter Sheridan will perform the third Friday of each month at 10am in Memorial Hall to share his lovely musical show with us featuring familiar songs, puppets, books and other props.  Wear your dancing shoes for a fun Friday Musical Morning.  The next program is Friday June 21st!  No...

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Jr Green Gatherings

Once a month the Andover Garden Club's Erin Taylor, in collaboration with The Children's Room, Friends of Memorial Hall Library and SHED Children's Campus, hosts a nature program for children ages 4-8. Summer Gatherings will be at the SHED Children's Campus community garden on June 22nd at 9am;...

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1K B4 Kindergarten

1000 books challenge at MHL!

This free program encourages you to read 1000 books with your child before he or she enters Kindergarten – a goal experts say children need to help them learn to read for themselves. One of the best ways to encourage learning is to share books every day. Reading...

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Bookflix, Tumblebooks library

e-Books Are Not Just for Adults

Did you know we subscribe to two  databases where you can read children's e-books online?  You can use them in the library on our computers, or access them at home using your Andover library card!  Check them out on our Children's Room Page!

Pinterest

Pin away!

The Children's Room is on Pinterest thanks to Miss Kim!

Visit https://www.pinterest.com/andoverlibrary/ and follow us for all kinds of fun and information!

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