Youth Services

Youth Services seeks to encourage a lifelong love of reading in our younger patrons, from infants to teenagers. The library serves all patrons regardless of age, and hosts programs geared towards different age groups all year round. In addition to special programs that can be found on our web calendar, regularly meeting activities are listed below.

Babies & Preschool

Toddlers at play-group yoga

Toddlers at playgroup yoga

Preschool Story TimeTuesdays, 10:30-11:15 AM
For babies and young children, each week we will have a read aloud story and a fun craft kids can make and take home.
Year-round

PlaygroupWednesdays, 10:30 AM-noon
Playgroup for babies and toddlers, meets in the Howard Room.  This is a great opportunity for parents and toddlers to connect with each other. Plenty of toys and light snacks are provided.

Weather permitting, the playgroup will meet at the town park during the months of July and August.

 

School Age Kids

Kids at the library

Kids dissect owl pellets at a library program

Chess ClubThursdays, during the school year, 3:00-4:00 PM
Kids of al ages are invited to the weekly Kids’ Chess Club.  Participants of all experience levels are welcome.

 

 

Teens & Young Adults

Teenagers at a library program

Teens at play

The library is a bustling after-school hangout space for teens and young adults, and hosts programs and events for teens on an ongoing basis.

Inclusive StorytimeThursdays, 10:30 AM-noon
Join us for an inclusive storytime for all ages and all abilities. Each week we will read several picture books, make a fun craft, and have time for coloring and socializing.