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.

 DECEMBER EVENTS

 

in the Youth Library



HOLIDAY CRAFT DAY


  • Tuesday, December 6
  • 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
  • Make a snow globe, a star ornament (with your photo), an owl ornament and more!  
  • Ages 5 and up.  (Children under 6 must be accompanied by an adult.

MARIO KART TOURNAMENT


  • Wednesday, December 14
  • 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  • For children ages 7 and up.

BEGINNER BOOKWORMS


  • Thursday, December 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

Weekly  Programs in the Youth Library

Monday


  • 10:30 - 11:00 a.m.- Read! Build! Play! Storytime  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, Create art and/or learn about circuits and coding. Ages 6 and up; children under 10 need to be supervised by an adult.
  • 6- 7  p.m.  Pokemon/Magik Game Night.  Just drop in and play.  All ages.

Tuesday


  • 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. - Storytime with Ms. Jane. Shake your sillies out!
  • 4:00 -5:00  p.m. - Afternoon crafts with Ms. June.  Ages 5 and up

Wednesday


  • 4 - 5 p.m. - Owls Book Club, ages 6-11
  • 6 - 6:30 p.m.  Yoga Storytime.  For ages 2-7.

Thursday


  • 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. - Lego Club.  All ages--just drop in!

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. - Game Day at the Library. Play board games, Xbox or Wii with your friends at the library. Permission slip and a library cards required for video games.For ages 5 and up.

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.
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.