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 40 people).

  • Mother Goose on the Loose • January 7 – February 11, 2015
    A structured, 30-minute lapsit program for 13-23 months
    • Wednesdays at 10:30am • Drop-in
    • Wednesdays at 11:30am • Drop-in
  • Terrific Twos • Tuesdays at 10:30am • January 6 – February 10, 2015
    Drop-in stories, songs and a craft project for two-year olds
  • Two and Three year olds • Thursdays at 10:30am • January 8 – February 12, 2015
    Drop-in stories and crafts
  • Three-to-Five-Year-Olds • Wednesdays at 3:30pm • January 7 – February 11, 2015
    Drop-in stories and crafts

  • French Storytime • Sundays at 2:30pm • January 25 and February 22, 2015
    Stories and songs for ages 2 and up
  • Weekend Storytime • Saturdays at 2:30pm • December 20, January 17, 31, and February 14
    Drop-in stories and crafts for five to eight-year-olds


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.

  • Come Play with Us • Mondays at 10:15am • January 5 – February 9, 2015 No class January 19
    An unstructured playgroup for the youngest set! Infants through 12 months welcome
  • Mother Goose on the Loose • Wednesdays at 10:15am • January 7 – February 11, 2015
    A structured, 30-minute lapsit program for children 13-23 months with singing, dancing, stories & puppets
  • Just About Twos • Wednesdays at 11:15am • January 7 – February 11, 2015
    Stories, songs, movement and crafts for 24-35 months.
  • Art Adventures with stories and songs • Tuesdays at 3:30pm • January 6 – February 10, 2015
    Stories, songs and art for 3-5 year olds
  • Saturday Stories and Songs for all ages • Saturdays at 10:30am
    • January 3 and February 7, 2015

Sing-Along

Music and movement for all ages • Tuesdays at 10:30 AM • January 6 – February 17, 2015
Come a bit early and play: doors open about 15 minutes before the program starts.


PUTTERHAM BRANCH

959 W. Roxbury Pkwy. • (617) 730-2385

Story Times

  • Lapsits • Tuesdays at 10:30am • January 6 – February 10, 2015
    Stories for children under 3 and their caregiversDrop-in
  • Stories and Crafts • Thursdays at 3:30pm • January 8 – February 12, 2015
    Stories and crafts for 3-5 year oldsDrop-in
  • Origami Club • Tuesdays at 3:30pm • January 6 – February 10, 2015
    For grades 3-5 7bull; Drop-in
  • Pajama Storytime for all ages • Wednesdays at 6:30pm • January 21 and February 11
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Special Events for Children