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Children's Room News & Events


Friday Fun: Valentines

Miss Kate makes Valentine crafts! Make a silly Valentine person with "accordion" arms and legs, or make a paper heart to give to your loved one or best friend. Grab these supplies to join in the fun!

Valentine person: Construction paper, ribbon or...

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Listen! Create!: Celebrate YOU!

Listen! Create!: Celebrate YOU!

Miss Amy reads 2 books about self-esteem and invites you to make a handprint craft. Books: You Matter by Christian Robinson (Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2020) and Be Who You Are by Todd Parr (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2016). Craft...

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Booktalks with Miss Amy

Booktalks with Miss Amy: Reluctant Readers


Miss Amy shares some titles to help the reluctant readers in your life!

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Polar bear family sculpture

Cuddle and Craft: A polar bear in the snow by Mac Barnett

With all this snow we've been having you might feel like a polar bear right now!  This week we celebrate polar bears with a Cuddle and Craft of A...

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Friday Fun with Miss Kate

Friday Fun: Northern Lights

Join Miss Kate for Friday Fun! This week she's sharing books about the Northern Lights and leading us in a follow-along craft.  Materials needed for the craft:  dark colored construction paper; white paper; scissors; glue; chalk; and a cotton ball.  


Cuddle and Craft: The snowman's wish

Here's an idea for some family literacy time...Cuddle and Craft!  This week read a story about snow globes such as The Snowman's Wish or...

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Booktalks with Miss Kate

Booktalk with Miss Kate

Miss Kate is excited to share these books with you!  If you want to read them you can request them online and pick up in person or through Grab and Go Contactless pick up!  Call 978-623-8440 or email...

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Everything i need to know i learned from a children's book

Book Bundles for kids

Let our Children's Librarians help pick books for you to read!  Our book request form is located here and we can put together a bundle of books for you by topics, themes, genres, whatever you'd like!  We already have some pre-made kits but...

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Read Together: Happy New Year!

The Children's room librarians are excited for a New Year and new books to read!  Ms Beth is recommending a New Year's story which shares the Haitian new year's tradtiion of making and eating freedom soup to celebrate freedom from slavery  Pick up the book...

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Winter wish tree

Read Together: Wish Tree

This new program is a chance to share some stories as a family then make something with an idea provided by our librarians.  Read Together is for families with all ages as we will suggest a couple of books for different reading levels.  Or, parents can choose to read the books aloud to kids. ...

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