Special Events for Children

Movie: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day

Tue Apr 21, 2015 2:00 PM at Putterham branch library

Follow the exploits of eleven-year-old Alexander as he experiences the most terrible and horrible day of his young life, a day that begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by one calamity after another. But when Alexander tells his upbeat family about the misadventures of his disastrous day, he finds little sympathy and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him.

Art Adventures and Story Surprises

Tue Apr 21, 2015 3:30 PM at Coolidge Corner branch library

Ages 2 & up up up!

Movie: Big Hero 6

Wed Apr 22, 2015 2:00 PM at Putterham branch library

Robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada learns to harness his genius, thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon, and fanboy Fred. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his closest companion - a robot named Baymax - and transforms the group into a band of high-tech heroes determined to solve the mystery.


Puppet Show: The Carrot Salesman with Brad Shur of Puppet Showplace Theatre

Wed Apr 22, 2015 3:30 PM at Coolidge Corner branch library


Scavenger Hunt Story Time

Thu Apr 23, 2015 3:30 PM at Putterham branch library

How it works: First we do a scavenger hunt in the picture book room, then we read the books YOU found! Kids aged 4-7 welcome! No registration necessary.

Musuem of Science: Animal Invaders

Fri Apr 24, 2015 3:00 PM at Main Library, Hunneman Hall

Animals are an integral part of our environment, living among us whether we want them to or not! Come to the library to observe live examples of the animals in question and learn about the benefits and risks of living in close proximity to some of these invaders.

Weekend Storytime

Sat Apr 25, 2015 2:30 PM at Main Library, Rabbit Hole

Please join us for our 5-8 year old storytime every other Saturday at 2:30pm!

Ongoing Activities for Children