Ongoing Activities for Children

NEW: We now have half-price discount passes to the Puppet Showplace Theatre in Brookline Village. Reserve one today at any Brookline branch or online. (Brookline residents only, please.)

MAIN LIBRARY

361 Washington St. • (617) 730-2340

Story Times

Priority given to Brookline residents when registration is required. Our story times are very popular, so please arrive early to guarantee yourselves a seat (room capacity is 33 people).

  • Mother Goose on the Loose • Wednesdays at 10:30am and 11:30am • July 22 – August 12, 2015
    A structured, drop-in, 30-minute lapsit program for 13-23 months
  • Two and Three year olds • Thursdays at 10:30am • July 16 – August 13, 2015
    Drop-in stories and crafts


Friday Flicks!

Upstairs in Hunneman Hall • Fridays at 10:30 AM • Drop in
This is a weekly film program for preschool children 2 years and older. Parents and caregivers are also welcome. The films, familiar stories based on picture books such as Kipper and Spot, are chosen from our video and DVD collections; and the program usually runs 30 minutes.


COOLIDGE CORNER BRANCH

31 Pleasant St. • (617) 730-2380

Story Times

All programs at Coolidge are DROP-IN unless otherwise noted.
To have the best experience for your child, please observe age limitations.


  • Sing-A-Long for all ages • Tuesdays at 10:30am • July 7 – August 11, 2015
    Come a bit early and play: doors open about 15 minutes before the program starts.
  • Come Play with Us • Mondays at 10:15am • July 13 – August 10, 2015
    An unstructured playgroup for the youngest set! Infants through 12 months welcome
  • Mother Goose on the Loose • Wednesdays at 10:15am • July 8 – August 12, 2015
    A structured, 30-minute lapsit program for children 13-23 months with singing, dancing, stories & puppets
  • Just About Twos • Wednesdays at 11:15am • July 8 – August 12, 2015
    Stories, songs, movement and crafts for 24-35 months.
  • Art Adventures with stories and songs • Tuesdays at 3:30pm • July 7 – August 11, 2015 (including special events)
    Stories, songs and art for 3-5 year olds
  • Pajama Storytime • Thursdays at 6:30pm • July 9 and August 6, 2015

PUTTERHAM BRANCH

959 W. Roxbury Pkwy. • (617) 730-2385

Story Times

  • Picnic Storytime • Tuesdays at 11:30am • July 7 – August 18, 2015
    Stories for 3-6 years olds
  • Campfire Storytime • Wednesdays at 7:00pm • July 22 and August 19, 2015
    Stories for 3-6 year olds
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Special Events for Children