For Children

We Offer Great Services for Kids!


Come visit and take advantage of all the great services we have to offer: StoryTimes for all ages and other events, suggested reads, puzzles and games, links to resources and of course all of our great books, CDs, videos, and recorded books.

 SEPTEMBER EVENTS

 

in the Youth Library


"INCLUDING sAMUEL" dOCUMENTARY
  • Thursday, September 8
  • 5:30 -7:30 p.m.
  • Sponsored by Strengthening Families--learn about a family with a disabled child

BACK TO school POKEMON PIZZA PARTY


  • Monday, September 12
  • For ages 6-12

ROALD DAHL'S BIRTHDAY PARTY


  • Tuesday, September 13,
  • 5-6 p.m.
  • Ages 6 and up.
  • Your favorite author is 100!  We'll have cake, some crafts, and listen to some stories!

BEGINNER'S BOOKWORMS IS BACK!


  • Thursday, September 15
  • 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
  • Interactive book group for children and parents, brought to us by Eva Kelly of the Fitchburg Public Schools

STAR TREK NIGHT


  • Thursday, September 22
  • 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
  • It's the 50th Anniversary.  For families who love the series--crafts, trivia, and Enterprise-themed snacks!
Weekly  Programs in the Youth Library

Monday


  • 10:30 - 11:30 - Read! Build! Play! Join us to read, build and play with Duplos to help your child develop their early literacy skills. Drop-in program for ages 0-5.
  • 4 - 5 p.m.  Maker Mondays, Ages 6-18
  • 6- 7  p.m.  Pokemon/Magic Card Night

Tuesday


  • 10:30 a.m. - Storytime with Ms. Jane. Shake your sillies out!
  • 4- 4:45  p.m. - Afternoon crafts with Ms. June

Wednesday


  • 4 - 5 p.m. -Owls Book Club, ages 6-12
  • 6 - 6:30 p.m.  Yoga & Stories

Thursday


  • 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Lego Club

Friday

 
  • 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.  Steam Garden Play Group, sponsored by MOC.  For ages 0-5--learn about science, engineering and math concepts with play. Ages 0-5.
  • 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Gaming at the Library. Play Xbox or Wiigames with your friends at the library. Permission slip required.  Board games, too! For ages 6-12.

homework center--Monday through Thursday


  • 3 - 5 p.m. - Homework Center. Do your homework at the library! The homework center provides students ages 6 and up with a safe and supportive environment for their studies. Computers, reference materials and extra school supplies are available for students.
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Family Storytime
Family storytime is every Tuesday at 10:30 a.m.

Every Tuesday, Miss Jane will delight your preschooler with stories, songs, and movement. Come and "shake your sillies out!"

On the first Tuesday of every month, Mister Wally joins us with his guitar for more fun!

Tuesday Crafts with Miss June
Time to get creative! Join our resident artist, Miss June, to create fun things every Tuesday at 4 p.m. in the Youth Library. For ages 6-12, no registration required.