It's easy! It's fun!
1. Sign up in the Children's Room
2. Get a Bingo card
3. Check-out some great books
4. Record your reading & activities on your Bingo card
Each time you complete a Bingo row, bring your card into the Children's Room and receive a Bingo Bucks Coupon. Use your coupon for one free book from the Friends of the Library Children's Book Nook.
5 completed Bingo rows = 5 free books AND a special certificate! Keep reading, complete the entire Bingo card and you can enter the raffle for a special book prize!
Need ideas for what to read? Ask a librarian or click here for our Summer Reading Booklists.
Click here for the Storytime Schedule.
Do you enjoy crafts and working with younger kids? Will you be starting or finishing 6th Grade this year? If you answered "yes" to both questions, please consider joining our team of awesome volunteers and help with summer programs.
For information please call Carol or Nancy (781) 275-9440.
The Children's Department has materials for children through the sixth grade, including books, videos, CDs, cassettes, CD-ROMs, magazines, books on tape and CD, puzzles and puppets. We also provide two computers with filters for internet use, and a listening station for storybook recordings.
Summer Fun for Children at the
Comedy ... with a Drip!
Monday, June 24
2 Shows: 4PM & 7PM
Kick-off your summer fun with BubbleMania! Casey Carle's one-man show has it all: comedy, jazzy music, and bubbles like you've never seen before! His tricks include a cube bubble, bubble Ping-Pong, fog filled bubble sculptures, and enveloping an audience member inside a gigantic bubble. Suitable for children ages 5 and up.
PJ Family Storytime
Tuesdays @ 7PM
6/25, 7/30, 8/27
Join us for stories, songs, and a bedtime snack in the storytime room. Pajamas and stuffed animal friends are welcome! For families with children up to age 6.
Stories & Crafts
Tuesdays @ 3:30PM
7/9 to 8/20
For kids ages 5+.
Wednesdays @ 3:30PM
7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 8/7, 8/14, and 8/21
For kids ages 5+.
A Children's Music Concert
Thursday, July 11
Whether you're 2 or 62, you will find yourself tapping your toes, stomping your feet and singing along with Juno award-winning singer-songwriter Charlie Hope!
Suitable for children up to age 6 and their parents & caregivers.
Drum to the Beat with Otha Day
Tuesday, July 23
Through rhythm, games, songs & improvisation, experience the joy of this interactive drum circle.
For children age 5+ and their parents & caregivers.
Live Animal Show
Wednesday, July 31
10:30AM for kids under 6 3:30PM for kids 6+
End of Summer Celebration!
Wednesday, August 28
Popsicle Party & Award Ceremony
Toe Jam Puppet Band
All summer programs are drop-in. You don't need to sign-up!