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9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday's hours
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday's hours
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday's hours
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday's hours
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Children's Department

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Welcome to our vibrant, warm Children's Department. We pride ourselves on friendly service, fun programming and something for everyone.   

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October Calendar

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Halloween at the Library!

halloweenpumpkinSpook-tacular Stories!
Wed, Oct 25th at 3PM
Come join us for some spook-tacular entertainment! Storyteller Doria Hughes will be performing spooky and silly Halloween stories. Come dressed in your favorite costume...if you dare! Recommended for ages 3+. No registration required.

Halloween Dance Party!
Sat, Oct 28th at 11AM
Celebrate Halloween early! Families will groove to children’s songs and Halloween favorites. Participants are encouraged to dress in a costume, but be sure you can still move. For ages 6 and under. No registration required.

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Recurring Programs Throughout the Year

edSing-Along with Ed Morgan!

  • Come join us the first Friday of every month beginning October 6 at 3:30 pm for singing and dancing for babies, toddlers, and preschoolers.No registration necessary.

 Lapsit Storytime

  • Story/activity program for infants to 24 months using simple books, nursery and bouncing rhymes, music, and puppetry. Next session begins October 12 and runs through November 16. Registration is required. To register, call 781-259-8465 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Terrific Twos Storytime

  • Story/activity program featuring stories, puppetry,music and movement for two-year-olds. Next session begins October 13 and end November 17. Registration is required. To register, call 781-259-8465 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. storytime

Rock and Read Preschool Storytime

  • A lively story program that combines books, music, scarves, and shakers. Come prepared to dance! Every Tuesday at 11AM beginning October 10. Recommended for ages 0-6. No registration necessary. 

Drop-In Playtime! 

  • This is a time for babies, toddlers, and twos with parents and caregivers to gather for an hour of free play. All toys (and coffee!) will be provided by the library.
  • Thursdays in December: 12/7, 12/14, 12/31 from 10am - 11am.

Kids Lego Club

  • Build and create structures. We provide the legos. You provide the creativity! For ages 4 and up. First Wed of the month, October through April. 4:00-5:00 Drop in.

Wednesday Afternoon Matinee

  • Family movies shown monthly the second Wednesday of every month from October through April at 2 PM. Movies will be recent releases on DVD. Drop in.

Together Time Tales!

  • For children in grades 2-3 & their parents
  • Families receive one copy of the book to read together.
  • Books available 2 weeks prior to meetings.
  • From October - June, first Monday of the month from 6:00-6:45 PM
  • Registration required. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 781-259-8465. Please email or call to register for the Fall 2017 session. 

Books and Bites (4-6 Grade Book Group)

  • For kids in grades 4-6 who like to read and want to talk about what they are reading! Books available two weeks prior to the meeting.
  • No registration necessary.
  • Snacks provided.
  • October - May on Thursdays from 3:30—4:15.

Middle Grade Book Share

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  • Are you in 7th and 8th grade and wondering what to read next? Join the library's Book Share Group! Discover new books based on other kids’ recommendations and to share what you’ve been reading.
  • Snacks provided.
  • No registration necessary.
  • Group will meet the last Monday of the month from Sept - May. No April session.
  • Contact Debbie Leopold at 781-259-8465 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Come Read to Lexie 

  • If your child struggles with reading or is hesitant to read aloud, please bring him or her to the library and let Lexie help.
  • Lexie is a member of Therapy Dog International and are trained to work as "Tail Waggin'" Tutors with children!
  • They'll listen to your child read and help to develop their reading confidence.
  • To make an appointment call the children's department at 781-259-8465. LEXIE IS ON VACATION UNTIL OCTOBER. Check back here for updates.

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