Photos from Summer 2018, Family Adventures in Reading

Read to a Dog
Children and teens (ages 5-18) may sign up online for a 15 minute session to read with Sophie, a 3-year old Boxer. Sponsored by Pets & People Foundation.
Tuesdays from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
October 16, November 20, December 18, January 15, February 12, March 19 and April 16. 


Family Movie: Teen Titans Go! To the Movies
Tuesday, Nov. 27 at 4:00 p.m. 

Movie screening and freshly made popcorn. The Teen Titans realize they're not "real" superheroes because there's not a movie about them. The five friends vow to do something heroic enough to warrant a big-screen adaption. PG. 92 minutes.


Art Club for Kids, Ages 4-12
Art Club for Kids offers a variety of arts and crafts projects each week. Parents are asked to stay in the room and participate with their child. Please dress appropriately as crafts may be messy. 
Every Monday in the fall from 3:30-4:30 p.m.


Family Movie: Incredibles 2
Tuesday, Dec 11 at 4:00 p.m. 

Movie screening and freshly made popcorn. Mr. Incredible is left home with the kids when Elastigirl becomes the new face of superherosPG. 118 minutes.


Massachusetts Children's Book Award Nominees 2018-2019
Sponsored by Salem State University

All Rise for the Honorable Perry T. Cook by Leslie Connor
The Bad Guys by Aaron Blabey
A Boy Called Bat by by Elana Arnold
The Curious World of Calpurnia Tate by Jacqueline Kelly
The Doldrums by Nicholas Gannon 
Framed: A T.O.A.S.T. Mystery by James Ponti
Ghost by Jason Reynolds
Growing Up Pedro: How the Martinez Brothers Made It from the Dominican Republic All the Way to the Major Leagues by Matt Travares
A Handful of Stars by Cynthia Lord
The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog 
by Adam Gidwitza
It Ain’t So Awful by Firoozeh Falafel Dumas
The Last Fifth Grade of Emerson Elementary by Laura Shovan
Ms. Bixby's Last Day by John David Anderson
A Night Divided by Jennifer A. Nielsen
One Last Word by Nikki Grimes
Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin
Raymie Nightingale by Kate DiCamillo
Science Comics: Volcanoes: Fire and Life by Jon Chad
The Terrible Two by Mac Barnett
Took: A Ghost Story by Mary Downing Hahn
Towers Falling by Jewell Parker Rhodes
The Underground Abductor by Nathan Hale
Waylon! One Awesome Thing by Sara Pennypacker
What Elephants Know by Eric Dinerstein
Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk