Kids

  • Leaning Dance

  • Leaning Dance

  • Leaning Dance

  • Leaning Dance

  • Water Fun

  • Summer Music

  • Summer Music

  • Ukelele

  • Harry the Spider

  • Creature Teachers

  • Roger Tinknell Concert

  • Read to Bead

  • Big E Raffle Winner!

  • Dance/Ice Cream Party

  • Library Rocks Photo Booth

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Pre-K /Toddler    Grades K-6       Teens                Adults


Pre-School Programs run from October 2018 – Mid May 2019. Register below!

Toddler Story HourToddler Reading

Tuesdays from 10:00 – 10:45 am.
Looking for a fun activity to do with your toddler? Come to toddler story hour and meet other parents, enjoy songs, movements, stories, and a craft with your toddler! This group is geared for toddlers and their caregivers age 18 months-35 months by September 1st. Caregivers must remain in the room with their toddler and pre-registration is required. Register Here! Note: The first 15 toddlers and their caregivers to arrive will be allowed into class that day. If we are full, try again next week.

Pre-K Story HourStory time chalk board and books

Tuesdays from 11:00-12:00.

Sign up for Pre-K story hour and enjoy songs, movements, stories, and a craft! This group is geared for Pre-K children ages 3 years by September 1st. Caregivers must remain on the same floor as their child and pre-registration is required. Register here! Note: The first 15 Pre-K children to arrive will be allowed into class that day. If we are full, try again next week. We’d love to have you attend!


Community Connections Programs

These free programs are provided by a grant through the Department of Early Education and Care.

Mondays, 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Parent/Caregiver & Child Playgroup

for infants – age 5 years

Thursdays, 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Read, Build, Playread build play

meets the FIRST & FOURTH Thursday of the month, from 10:00-11:00. Infant – age 5 years and their caregivers are welcome to attend this hour long STEM creative program.


Icky StickyIcky Sticky

meets the SECOND Thursday of the month, from 10:00-11:00. Infant – age 5 years and their caregivers are welcome to attend this hour long hands-on sensory program.


Cozy Cornercozy corner

meets the THIRD Thursday of the month, from 10:00-11:00. Infant – age 5 years and their caregivers are welcome to attend this fun hour long literacy program.

Community Connections programs will also be held on the FIFTH Thursday of the month from 10:00-11:00! Infant – age 5 years and their caregivers are welcome to attend this hour long music program.


Imagination Station (Grades K-5 )

Grades K-5 are invited to fun activities with Ms. Amy

Wednesdays, after school from  4:00-4:45 (runs until mid-May)!


Paws To Pages

LAST Thursday of each month  from 4:00-5:00 pm. Paws and Pages encourages children to become better readers by sharing a book with trained therapy dogs. Research has shown that reading aloud to a therapy dog helps improve reading skills and confidence. This program is possible because of a generous volunteer and her canine helper. Come relax and read to a therapy dog!


Teen Mania Mondays (Grades 6-9) 

Teens Kinect

Check out the Teen Page for information on programs and more!


IPAD! Available for use in Children’s Room! 


Discount Museum Passes

The Richard Sugden Library has reduced price passes to the Ecotarium, Old SturbridgeVillage, Massachusetts State Parks (free), Tower Hill Botanic Garden, and the USS Constitution Museum (free).


UNATTENDED CHILD POLICY

Child 2014The responsibility for the safety of children in the library rests with the parent/caregiver and not with the library personnel€¦ Children 10 years of age or younger must be attended by a parent or adult caregiver while in the library. The parent or caregiver must be in the immediate vicinity of and in visual contact with the child.(See Librarian for the complete policy.)


CHILDREN’S BOOK SALE

Book with Door   There is an on-going Children’s Book Sale, in the Children’s Room.


 WEB LINKS

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Age of Learning’s award winning online curriculum includes 5000+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities for ages 2-7+.

question mark psychadelicDK FIND OUT  See, learn, and explore almost everything!

homeworkB. J. PINCHBECK’S HOMEWORK HELPER  contains more than 700 links which include homework-help, puzzle making, fun sites and more for students, parents, and teachers,  Created by the folks at Discovery Communications.

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FACT MONSTER HOMEWORK HELPER  contains information about, search tips, homework topics listed by subject area, improving study, speaking and listening, note-taking skills and improving writing techniques.

slimeNICK.COM  Check out Nickelodeon for kids music, games, web lab and more.

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SESAME STREET 
contains coloring pages, make-your-own story and games, featuring big Bird, Elmo, Cookie Monster and friends!

laughterFUNOLOGY.COM  is filled with magic tricks, secret codes, wacky facts, games, recipes, art and science!