Ongoing Activities for Children

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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 • February 25 – April 15, 2015
    A structured, 30-minute lapsit program for 13-23 months
    • Wednesdays at 10:30am • Drop-in
    • Wednesdays at 11:30am • Drop-in Only 2/25 and 3/4
  • Terrific Twos • Tuesdays at 10:30am • February 24 – April 14, 2015
    Drop-in stories, songs and a craft project for two-year olds
  • Two and Three year olds • Thursdays at 10:30am • February 26 – April 16, 2015
    Drop-in stories and crafts
  • Three to Five year olds • Wednesdays at 3:30pm • February 25 – April 15, 2015
    Drop-in stories and crafts

  • French Storytime • Sundays at 2:30pm • April 19, 2015
    Stories and songs for ages 2 and up
  • Weekend Storytime • Saturdays at 2:30pm • March 14, 28 and April 11, 2015
    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.

  • Korean Storytime • Ages 3 & up • Wednesdays at 3:45pm • March 11, April 8, May 13, June 10
  • Taiwanese Storytime • Ages 3 and up • Mondays at 4:00pm • March 9, April 13, May 11, June 8

  • Come Play with Us • Mondays at 10:15am • February 23 – April 13, 2015
    An unstructured playgroup for the youngest set! Infants through 12 months welcome
  • Mother Goose on the Loose • Wednesdays at 10:15am • February 25 – April 15, 2015
    A structured, 30-minute lapsit program for children 13-23 months with singing, dancing, stories & puppets
  • Just About Twos • Wednesdays at 11:15am • February 25 – April 15, 2015
    Stories, songs, movement and crafts for 24-35 months.
  • Art Adventures with stories and songs • Tuesdays at 3:30pm • February 24 – April 14, 2015
    Stories, songs and art for 3-5 year olds
  • Saturday Stories and Songs for all ages • Saturdays at 10:30am
    • March 7 and April 4, 2015

Sing-Along

Music and movement for all ages • Tuesdays at 10:30 AM • February 24 – April 14, 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 • February 24 – April 14, 2015
    Stories for children under 3 and their caregiversDrop-in
  • Stories and Crafts • Thursdays at 3:30pm • February 26 – April 16, 2015
    Stories and crafts for 3-5 year oldsDrop-in
  • Duct Tape Club • Tuesdays at 3:30pm • February 24 – April 14, 2015
    For grades 3-5Drop-in
  • Pajama Storytime for all ages • Wednesdays at 6:30pm • March 18 and April 15, 2015
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Special Events for Children