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Children's department

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The Children's Department has materials for children from birth through fifth grade, including books, audiobooks, DVDs, CDs, Wii and DS games, magazines, puzzles, and puppets. We also provide two computers with filters for internet use, three iPads loaded with early literacy apps, and a listening station for storybook recordings.

ipadsCheck out our Early Literacy ipads!

For children ages 2-6 and their caregivers.

 

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Upcoming Events

Harry Potter Book Party

Wednesday, 2/4
1:30-4pm (drop-in)

Celebrate Harry Potter Book Night (a little bit early) with snacks, games, trivia, potions-making, Quidditch, and more! Costumes encouraged!

For kids in grades K-12,
no registration needed!

Family Music with Sarah

Saturday, 2/14
10:30-11:15am

Back by popular demand! Sarah returns with her guitar and great songs in this special music & movement class for children and their caregivers. Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

For kids in ages 0-5
no registration needed!

Craft Time!

Tuesday, 2/17
2:00-4:00pm (drop-in)

Just for vacation, we're crafting on a Tuesday! Stop by the library to make and create. The craft will take 10-20 minutes to complete, but we'll have the supplies ready from 2pm to 4pm. This month: Mice. (Adorable ones!)

All ages,
no registration needed!

BFC: Interactive Frozen

Wednesday, 2/18
9:30-11:30am

Sing along, wave magic wands, and stomp with the trolls in this interactive showing of Disney's Frozen. Costumes encouraged. Many thanks to the Bedford Family Connection for hositng this free family movie!

All ages,
no registration needed!

iRobot

Wednesday, 2/18
3:30-5:00pm

iRobot is a local company that makes robots. (Heard of the Roomba? That's theirs!) They'll tell us about working in a STEM field, what their workers do every day, and you'll even get to see some of their awesome robots.

For kids in grades 3-5,
no registration needed!

Mr. Vinny's Shadow Puppet Show

Two shows:
Thursday, 2/19
10:00-10:45am

Thursday, 2/19
11:00-11:45am

Mr. Vinny, of Toe Jam Puppet Band fame, is bringing his superb shadow puppets to the library! You won't want to miss it. Generously sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Best for ages 3-9, free tickets available 30 minutes before each show. (Space is limited.)

Chinese New Year

Saturday, 2/28
2:00-4:00pm (drop-in)

Families are invited to drop by the library to celebrate the Year of the Ram with crafts, origami, stories, and more! There will be hands-on fun for all! Snow date: Sunday, March 1, 2-4pm.

All ages,
no registration needed!