Kids Programs

Programs at the Medfield Public Library

All programs are FREE thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Medfield Library. Please respect the age limits and arrive on time. For programs that require advance sign-up, you may do so online (below), in person, or by phone. Feel free to contact us for more information.

Winter Storytimes

Our storytimes combine books, music, rhymes, and movement to develop early literacy. Join us from Dec. 6 – Feb. 28* for Winter Storytime fun! *No Storytimes Dec. 27 & 28, Jan. 3 & 4 and Feb 21 & 22

Pattycake Place – 0-24 mos. Wed. or Thurs. at 10:15

Toddler Time – 18-36 mos. Wed. or Thurs. at 10:45

All Together Now (best for siblings) – 0-36 mos. Wed. or Thurs. at 11:15

Preschool Pageturners – Ages 3-5 Wed or Thurs. at 11:45

Our Storytimes are very popular.  Please choose one age appropriate session per week, so we have room for everyone in the Children’s Program Room. No sign-up required.

Winter Crafts

Drop in and make a new seasonal craft each week.

Weekdays, Dec. 11 – 29

3:00 – 5:00 pm

Ages 3 & up with adult

No sign-up required

Parachute Play

Ring around the Parachute with music, games and fun!

Mondays Dec. 11, Jan. 8 & Feb. 5

10:30 – 11:15

Ages 2 – 5 with Adult

Sign up for each week separately by choosing a date above – or visit/call the Children’s Desk.

Bond with Baby

This four week class will teach you how to massage, relax and soothe your newborn to pre-crawling baby.

Tuesdays Feb. 6, 13, 20, 27

10:30 – 11:15

Sign up by calling or visiting the Children’s Desk.

Read to a Dog

Bring your favorite book or pick any from our collection to share with a specialized reading dog.

Saturdays, Jan. 13 & Feb. 24

1:30 – 3:00 pm

Ages 5 & up

Space is limited. To sign up for your 15 min. slot, please visit or call the Children’s Desk.

Bernadette's 2nd & 3rd Grade Fun

Join other kids your age for creative fun!

Thursday Jan. 11 – Model Magic Sculptures

Thursday Feb. 1 – Harry Potter Wands

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Sign up for each week separately by choosing a date above – or visit/call the Children’s Desk.

Nina's 4th & 5th Grade Fun

Join other kids your age for creative fun!

Thursday Jan. 18 – Weaving: Make your own loom & learn to weave.

Thursday Feb. 8 – 3D Drawing: Learn to draw in perspective.

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Sign up for each week separately by choosing a date above – or visit/call the Children’s Desk.

 

Yoga for Kids

Get bendy with your buddies at this Yoga class designed especially for preschoolers.

Mondays Dec. 4, Jan. 22 and Wednesday Feb. 21
10:30 – 11:15 am

Ages 3 – 5

Sign up for each week separately by choosing a date above – or visit/call the Children’s Desk.

Big Kid Yoga

School’s out! Relax with some yoga at the library.

Wednesday Feb. 21 (February Vacation week)

11:30 – 12:15

Grades K -2

Sign up the date above – or visit/call the Children’s Desk.

Susan's Surprise K & 1st Grade Fun

Join other kids your age for surprise creative fun.

Thursdays Jan. 25 &  Feb. 15

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Sign up for each week separately by choosing a date above – or visit/call the Children’s Desk.

 

Science Surprise

Join other curious kids your age and investigate a surprise science topic with hands on activities.

Wednesday Jan. 24 (Gr. 3-5)

Wednesday Jan. 31 (Gr. K-2)

4:00 – 5:00 pm

Sign up by choosing the date above with your age-group – or visit/call the Children’s Desk.

Music & Movement

Enhance your little one’s love of music during this 30-minute bonding time, with songs, dance, and movement games to excite one’s budding musician

Monday Jan 29 @ 10:30 – 11:00 am or Monday Jan. 29 @ 11:05 – 11:35 am

Monday Feb 12 @ 10:30 – 11:00 am or Monday Jan. 12 @ 11:05 – 11:35 am

Ages 0-5 with Adult

Sign up begins 2 weeks before the date of each program.  At that time you can sign up online, call or visit the Children’s Desk.

Family Create

Drop in to try out different arts & crafts projects!

Saturdays Dec. 9, Dec. 23, Jan. 20 & Feb. 10

11:00 – 4:00

Ages 3 & up with adult

No sign-up required

Pokémon Club

Bring your collection of cards and play with other Pokémon fans. Mondays Dec. 4, Jan. 8, Jan 22, Feb. 12 & Feb. 26

4:30-5:30 pm

Grades 1 – 5

Sign up for each week separately by choosing a date above – or visit/call the Children’s Desk.

Family Lego Day

Drop in and use the library’s Lego collection to build fantastic creations!

Saturdays Dec. 2, Dec. 16, Jan. 6, Feb. 3 & Feb. 17

11:00-4:00 pm

Ages 3 & up with adult

No sign-up required