Youth Services Newsletter

The library will be closed on Wednesday, January 1st in observance of New Year’s Day and on Monday, January 20th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Our Winter Reading Program will be continuing through February 29th. Stop by the Youth Services desk to grab another book bingo sheet!null

Family Storytime
Thursday, January 2, 9, 16, and 23rd 10AM
This 30-minute storytime is aimed at welcoming new families to the library . It includes songs, rhymes, and stories that celebrate reading, books, and using the library as a family. Storytime is     usually followed by a play time activity. This is a drop-in event.

Baby and Me
Friday, January 3rd & 10th  at 10AM
Saturday, January 25th at 10 AM
Baby and Me is for babies ages 0 to 15 months. This drop-in short storytime is an interactive       session where you will learn rhymes, songs, and activities to share with your little one.

Mommy and Me
Tuesdays at 1PM and Fridays at 10:30AM
Drop-in playtime for children up to age 5.  Connect with other families when you pop in for fun and active play!

Preschool Storytime
Monday, January 6th & 13th at 10AM
This drop-in preschool storytime engages children through movement, music, and sensory activity play.

Read to Clyde**
Saturday, January 11th at 10AM
Read to Millie**
Saturday, January 18th at 10AM
If you are a beginning or struggling reader, need a confidence boost with reading, or would like to  become familiar with dogs in a comfortable and friendly environment, come in and read to Clyde or Millie. They are therapy dogs who love meeting new friends. This program is brought to you by our partnership with Dog B.O.N.E.S.
**REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Space for this program is limited to 6 children. Time slots are 10 minutes. Call Youth Services at (508)821-1412 to register.

Pokémon/Yu-Gi-Oh!
Wednesday, January 15th at 4PM
During this program, we will play short Pokémon /  Yu-Gi-Oh! movies. This is a drop-in program for children 12 and under. Trading cards will not be allowed at the Club.

Family Movie Matinee
Saturday, January 11th at 2PM
Frozen Rated: PG   Run Time: 102 Minutes
This month we will be playing Disney’s “Frozen”! This is a  drop-in program for families with children of all ages. There will be popcorn, generously donated by Trucchi’s Supermarket.

Donuts with Dad
Saturday, January 25th at 11am
Come to the library for our monthly Donuts with Dad. Hear a story, do a craft, and enjoy a donut. Any adult is welcome if Dad can’t make it. Donuts donated by our local Dunkin’ Donuts. This is a drop-in for families with children of all ages.

Triumph Inc. / Fun with STEM**
For children ages 3-5
Wednesday, January 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th at 10AM
**Registration is required. Call Miss Nancy at 508-822-5388, ext. 208 for more info or to register. Space is limited.  Adult participation required.
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