Library To-Go Kits

Miss hands-on Library programs? We do too! That’s why our staff have put together a range of take-home Library program kits available at all Brookline Library locations. Our kits go fast, so be sure to keep an eye on the calendar for all our new releases!

Kids Kits

Craft-Along Jr.

No Reservations Required!
Pick-Up Begins: Second Monday of the month at 3PM
Recommended Ages: 5 to 9

Join the ideaSPACE Team in stretching your creativity with our monthly Craft-Along Jr. Kit! Each month’s kit has everything needed to make an awesome, STEAM-inspired project and a link to video instructions so your kiddo can craft-along with one of their local librarians. View past Craft-Along Jr. programs on YouTube! This program is generously sponsored by the Brookline Library Foundation and the Friends of the Brookline Public Library.

Teen & Tween Kits


Fandom Kits

No Reservations Required!
Pick-Up Begins: Second Monday of the month at 3PM
Recommended Ages: 10 to 18

From Star Wars to Pokémon, this kit includes everything you need to make something for your inner nerd. Each kit will also include a button and sticker for each fandom! For tweens and teens grades 5 to 12. This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Brookline Public Library and the Brookline Library Foundation.


Art Camp Kits

No Reservations Required!
Pick-Up Begins: Second Monday of the month at 3PM
Recommended Ages: 10 to 18

Let your artsy side show with our Art Camp Kits! Each kit will include everything you need to spend a fun, crafty afternoon learning a new skill or type of art. For tweens and teens grades 5 to 12. View past Art Camp programs on YouTube! This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Brookline Public Library and the Brookline Library Foundation.


Teen Stress-Less Kits

No Reservations Required!
Pick-Up Begins: Second Monday of the month at 3PM
Recommended Ages: 13 to 18

Take a break from screens and stress with our Teen Stress Less Kits! Each month’s themed kit features a hands-on activity encouraging mindfulness and self-care and written instructions from our Teen Librarian! For teens grades 9 to 12. Text @brklibtkit to the number 81010 to sign up for Teen Kit reminders! This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Brookline Public Library and the Brookline Library Foundation.

Adult Kits


Craft-Along Kits

No Reservations Required!
Pick-Up Begins: Second Monday of the month at 3PM
Recommended Ages: 10 to 110

We miss making with you! Join the ideaSPACE Team for a new craft each month, complete with everything you need to try it for yourself and a link to video instructions so you can craft-along with one of your local librarians. View past Craft-Along programs on YouTubel! This program is generously sponsored by the Friends of the Brookline Public Library and the Library Board of Trustees.