New Books in the Children's Room
Programs and Events
DESIGN A BOOKMARK!
Bookmarks make great gifts for family and friends. Youngsters in grades 4, 5 and 6 are invited to design and create original ones on Thursday, December 7, at 2 p.m. The library will provide the supplies; participants need to bring their imaginations! Registration is required and begins November 27; to sign up, visit the Children's Room or call them at 978-929-6655, option 4.
READ TO MOLLY OR KILLIAN
Young readers may make a 15 minute appointment to read aloud to Molly, a 4 year old Labradoodle, or Killian, a 3 year old Irish Setter. Both have gone to school to be therapy dogs, so they are perfect listeners. Molly and Killian and their people are members of the Pets and People Foundation.
Molly is at the library on Mondays from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. and Killian comes on Wednesdays from 4 to 5 p.m.
To make an appointment, contact the Children's Room at 978 929-6655 option 4.
Drop-In Storytimes, Thursdays at 10:00, for ages ages 3 and older
Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30; Dec. 7, 14, 21
Due to staff changes there is no PJ Storytime schedule now. The new dates will be released soon.
MUSIC FOR CHILDREN
Sing and Dance with the Music Man. Ed Morgan, known in the greater Boston area as ‘The Music Man,’ has delighted kids and grown-ups alike with his interactive blend of original and traditional children’s songs for over 10 years. Join the fun with this singing and dancing session for kids ages 1-99!
Call the Children's Department for dates and times: 978-929-6655, option 4.
This series is sponsored by the Friends of the Acton Libraries.
- Britannica Learning Zone (early childhood)
- Britannica Library: Children (a multimedia encyclopedia for younger students)
- Britannica School Edition (with an Elementary school learning level option)
- KidsInfoBits (for students K-5)