The Summer Reading brochure for Children's Events is now available!!!
Storytime at Brookwood Community Farm, Ages 0-5
Wednesday, July 10 at 10:30 a.m.
Enjoy a beautiful outdoor storytime and a walking tour that includes seeing the veggies growing. Brookwood Farm is a historic farm on Blue Hill River Road in Canton, Massachusetts. Ample free parking is available. The farm is located at: 11 Blue Hills River Rd., Canton, MA 02021.
Big Ryan's Tall Tales, Ages 2-6
Thursday, July 11 at 10:30 a.m.
Big Ryan’s original stories, puppet play, a bit of music and movement and a whole lot of fun!
Storytime at Langwater Farm, Ages 0-5
Wednesday, July 17 at 10:30 a.m.
Enjoy a beautiful outdoor storytime, and a hay ride around the farm. Langwater Farm grows flowers and organic vegatables. Space limited. Please bring sunscreen and water. Langwater Farm is located at : 209 Washington St, North Easton, MA 02356. REGISTRATION REQUIRED.
Mr. Vinny's Shadow Puppet, Puppet Show
Thursday, July 18 at 10:30 a.m.
Very interactive! Silly and surprising! Kids use their heads to help tell the story of ... "The 12 Lil' Pigs & the Big Bad Pineapple." They play the game, "What's that Shadow." The whole thing has a family campfire feel! Best for kids 3-9. Drop-in.
Service Dog Storytime
Saturday, July 20 from 10:30 - 11:45 a.m.
Nicole Tarzia from Canine Companions for Independence will read a book about a service dog, do service dog activities and talk about service dog awareness. Nicole will also discuss the difference between a service dog and a therapy dog. At the end, children may pet Nicole's service dog Hera. Hera is a yellow lab and a ADI certified service dog.
For more information about Canine Companions for Independence, please visit: http://www.cci.org/
Music and Movement with Ms. Marsha, Ages 0-6
Tuesdays, July 23 and August 20 from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Let’s celebrate summer with music and dancing! Young children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to join Ms. Marsha for a session of music, movement, and dance. We will sing, dance, move to the groove, and even have a story. One lucky family will leave with the program CD.
Storytime at the Sharon Fire Department
Wednesday, July 24 at 10:30 a.m.
Listen to a firefighter read a story and then climb in a real firetruck! The Sharon Fire Department is located at 211 South Main St.
Creative Expression Through Music, Ages 2-7
Thursday, July 25 at 10:30 a.m.
Celebrate summer with Elaine Kessler by singing, dancing, playing and pretending. If you like flowers, bugs, butterflies, fish and silly puppet friends, then this is the place to be!
Storytime with Dental Associates of Walpole
Thursday, August 1 at 10:30 a.m.
Liz from Dental Associates of Walpole will bring Charlie the puppet dog to do a dental hygiene storytime. Liz will read a book and children will practice brushing on Charlie. Learn about healthy eating, brushing, and going to the dentist. Children will get goody bags at the end.
For more info: http://www.dentalassociatesofwalpole.com/
Family Program: Around the Globe Music Celebration with Sagit, Ages 2-8
Thursday, August 8 at 10:30 a.m.
Dance to, sing along with, and experience traditional music from cultures across the world! International jazz multi-instrumentalist Sagit Zilberman will perform an interactive global music program for families and children. This program introduces audience members to instruments such as the didgeridoo, rainstick, tongue drum, space drum, and saxophone.
Storytime in the MANSION at Borderland State Park
Wednesday, August 14 from 10:30 a.m.
Weather permitting, park in the Wedding Parking Lot (257 Massapoag Ave, North Easton). Tour of the Mansion, followed by crafts and field games behind the Mansion (weather permitting.) Please no food, drink, or photography in the mansion. Ample safe stroller parking on the Lattice Porch in back of the Mansion.
Dave Marchetti's Animal Experiences, Ages 0-8
Thursday, August 15. Sessions at 10:30 & 11:30 a.m.
Dave Marchetti's Animal Experiences is an enjoyable hour of information and fun with turtles, lizards, snakes and small mammals in the most hands on show you will ever attend. All ages. PLEASE REGISTER for either the 10:30 or the 11:30 session.
Thursdays in June at 10:30 a.m.
Will restart for the Fall on Thursday, August 29.
Music, dancing, props, activities, one story, and a simple craft. Please wear play clothes as the craft may be messy. Drop-in.
This program is for children ages 1-2. Siblings welcome. An adult caregiver must be present.
Will restart in the fall. Tentative fall dates: Tuesdays: September 24, October 15, November 19, and December 17 at 10:30 a.m.
Come sing and learn with Ms. Marsha at the library! Tot Time Sing n Learn is for toddlers nine months to three years old and their caregivers. Each month we play, sing, complete simple crafts, and have stories loosely based around a theme. We begin the session with a free play period that includes a variety of toys designed to engage your child. Each family leaves with information and ideas to extend the learning to home. This program offers parents the opportunity to meet other parents with children the same age. Drop in.