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Click here for the Children's January 2018 online newsletter.



Thursday, January 4, 2-3 p.m.
Bring your imagination--the library has the Legos! For ages 4 and up.


Friday, January 19 at 7 p.m.
When winter break arrives, a boy and his friends are joined by the new girl in town for a prolonged snowball fight.



Young readers may make a 15 minute appointment to read aloud to Molly, a 4 year old Labradoodle. Molly has gone to school to be a therapy dog, so she is a perfect listener. Molly and her person are members of the Pets and People Foundation.

To make an appointment, contact the Children's Room at 978 929-6655 option 4. 



Storytimes for Ages 3 and Up
Thursdays from 10-10:45 a.m.
on December 7, 14, & 21

& For the Little Ones
Registration begins on late in December for January/February sessions of Under-2 and 2-Year-Old Storytimes:

Under Two's 
Children up to 23 months old and their grown-ups are invited to rhyme, bounce, and read with other little ones and their caregivers on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. These new programs will include nursery rhymes, simple stories, songs, finger plays, and movement.

Two Year Olds 
Children 24 to 36 months old and their grown-ups are invited to enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and more to foster a love of books and early language development. These programs will be held on Tuesdays at 11 a.m.
Both 8 week sessions begin on January 2nd. Registration will be open on a date to be announced later in December, and preference is given to Acton residents. Sign-up at the desk in the Children' Room or call them at 978 929-6655 option 4.



Ed Morgan, Live Music for Kids

Monday, January 8 & 22
3:30-4:15 p.m.

Bring Your Kids to Dance and Sing Along
This series is sponsored by the Friends of the Acton Libraries. 


Homework Resources

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