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Welcome to the Children’s Page at Seekonk Library!

Upcoming Events

Kids Astronomy ages 6+*
Saturday, December 10,  1 – 3 pm
Learn all about the night sky with activities, visuals and telescopes.
Saturday, December 10 6 – 9 pm
Registration is preferred for the afternoon event but drop-in for the evening viewing.

Kids Astronomy – Night Viewing
“Star Gazing in the Meadows”
Saturday, December 10,6-9 pm
Come view and learn about the night sky as we gather in Seekonk Meadows (behind the Library). Hopefully we’ll experience the Geminid Meteor Showers, too!  The Library lobby will be open for hot chocolate and access to the restrooms. Clear skies required for the night event. Cancellation of this event will be posted by 4 pm to the Library’s Facebook and Twitter pages.

Reading with Oliver
Tuesdays, 3:15-5:15 pm;  November 22, December 13, 20
Gain confidence or build reading skills by reading to Oliver, an adorable Labradoodle!  Reserve a time or drop in.


Family Movie Matinees
Tuesday, December 6 at 4:00 pm
Secret Life of Pets
Drop in.

Jingle Babies Storytimes
Monday, December 12, 9:30 or 10:30 am
A special holiday Lapsit Storytime for children birth – age 2. This storytime includes books, bubbles, fingerplays, music, singing and definitely jingle bells!! Everyone is invited to wear red or green. Join in the fun at the 9:30 or 10:30 session. No registration.

Gingerbread Storytimes
A sweet storytime with stories, songs, craft and a snack.

Toddlers, ages 2 and 3.  Tuesday, December 13, 10 am.  Registration required
Preschoolers, ages 3-5.  Wednesday, December 14, 1:30 pm.  Registration required.
Family Storytime, birth-5.  Thursday, December 15, 10 am.  Registration required.

Hand Painted Cards
Age 5 and up.  Monday, December 5 at 4:00 pm.  No registration required.
Drop in and make a special greeting card to send this holiday season.

Fingerpainting Crsfts
Ages 0-4.  Thursday, December 8 at 10 am.  No registration required.
Drop in and make a beautiful painting that you can turn into greeting cards or ornaments.

 

School Vacation Week

Animal Adventures
Tuesday, December 27   11 am
Come see a variety of exotic animals!
Drop-in

Frozen Sing-Along
Tuesday, December 27  2 pm
Enjoy the movie while singing-along with others. Come early and make a simple Elsa-inspired wand. Costumes welcome!  Drop in.

Lego Challenge
Wednesday,  Dec. 28   2  – 3:30 pm
Come challenge yourself to build and create! Bring your own Legos or use ours. Drop in.

Mask Madness
Friday, December 30, 10 am – 12 noon
Make a mask for New Year’s Eve
Drop in

Movie Marathon
Friday, December 30 
Finding Dory 1 pm
The Secret Life of Pets 3 pm

 

Storytimes
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Library Lapsit for children birth – 2 years old
Monday mornings at 10am 
January 9 – February 13
Drop in! No registration for SAILS Library card holders.
Our Library Lapsit lesson plans focus on talking, reading, playing and singing — important principles for YOUR child’s language development and reading readiness.  This gentle program includes stories, fingerplays, songs, a musical instrument experience and BUBBLES!!

Toddler Storytime for children ages 2 – 3
Tuesday mornings at 10 am from January 10 -February 14
Drop in! No registration for SAILS Library card holders.
Our lesson plans for Toddlers focus on talking, reading, writing, playing and singing– important principles for YOUR child’s reading readiness. This program includes books, fingerplays, songs, a take-home sheet and BUBBLES!!

Preschool Storytime for children ages 3 – 5
Wednesday afternoons at 1:30 pm  from January 11 – February 15
Drop in! No registration for SAILS Library card holders.
Our lesson plans for Preschoolers focus on talking, reading, writing, playing and singing– important principles for YOUR child’s reading readiness. This program includes stories, music and a craft.

Family Storytime and Playgroup for all ages
Thursday mornings from 10:00 – 11:00 am from January 12 – February 16
Drop in! No registration for SAILS Library card holders.
This storytime will focus on talking, reading, playing and singing– important principles for YOUR child’s reading readiness. This program includes stories, fingerplays, music and movement.  After the storytime, stay to play and check out books!

 


For more Youth Services information you may reach us by phone at (508) 336- 8230 ext. 5140 or via e-mail
Sharon ClarkeStaff Librarian, Youth Services
Amy Greil, Staff Librarian, Youth Services

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