The library will be closed on Wednesday, June 19 for the Juneteenth holiday.

Kids’ Programs

Programs at the Medfield Public Library

All programs are FREE thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Medfield Library. Programs are generally held in the Children’s Room or the Meeting Room, however during the warm months some may be held outside on Gazebo Green.  Advance registration is required for certain programs, due to space and supplies being limited.  Feel free to contact us for more information.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

There are so many great kids’ programs at the library!

For a full list of the library’s events, check our CALENDAR.

Tip: For a caregiver friendly format, switch to “Month View” & change “All Events” to “Children” in the drop down menu.

MPL STORYTIMES

Join us in the Children’s Room on

Wednesdays & Thursdays

Please choose the one session per week that best fits your schedule and your child(ren)’s needs

Pattycake Babies : Ages 0-18 months w/ caregiver

10:15-10:30 am Storytime

Feel free to remain for an informal play group following Storytime


Rhyme Time: Ages 18-36 months w/ caregiver

10:40-11:00 am


No Registration Required

WEEKEND DROP-IN FUN

Drop into the Activity Room to enjoy the day’s activities!

Best for ages 3-10 with a caregiver

Saturdays, 11-1*

No Registration Required

*Except when the library is closed

DROP-IN SENSORY PLAY

Stop by for a variety of sensory activities

Best for ages 2-6 with a caregiver

Every Tuesday (10:15-11:45 am)

No Registration Required

Please note that 6/18 will be the final Drop-In Sensory Play session this season.

Some of our regular programming goes on hiatus over the summer to allow us to focus on Summer Reading Programming.

KIDS' YOGA

Little Yogis can join Certified Children’s Yoga Instructor, Adrienne Mandigo, for yoga and mindfulness.

◊ Monthly in the Meeting Room On Mondays ◊


◊ 6/17: AGES 3-6 ◊ (10:15 – 11:00 am)

No Registration Required

MR. STEVE STORYTIME

Join Mr. Steve (former Senior Youth Services Librarian from Bellingham Public Library) for a special storytime. Mr. Steve will share his original book, The B Hive accompanied by a Letter B craft and other Letter B activities.

Best for ages 3-6 with a caregiver

Monday, June 17 (2:00-2:45 am)

No Registration Required

SUMMER READING KICKOFF EVENT

◊ Saturday, June 22 ◊

10am – 2 pm

 

Stop by the Gazebo to pick up everything you’ll need for this year’s Summer Reading Challenge

Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader

 

Then, stay for some fun events:

 

    • Goats & Giggles: Stop in between 10-12 to snuggle some goats.
    • Drop-In Fun: Stop in between 10-1:30 for crafts, games, and more in the Children’s Program room.
    • Through Me to You Puppetry: Come for a puppet show from 1-1:45pm with Newton and his friends.

 

Can’t make it to the Kickoff?

Visit the library any day after to pick up a Challenge Bag.

 

All Ages Welcome – No Registration Required

Summer Reading is brought to you by the

Friends of the Medfield Public Library

 

MOOVE, GROOVE & LEARN

Join Miss Yvette from Walpole CFCE for music, movement, a story and lots of fun!

9/16, 10/7, 11/18, 12/9

10:15-10:45am

Best for ages 0-5 yrs. with a caregiver

No Registration Required

This program is funded by the Walpole CFCE, which is funded through the MA Dept. of Early Education and Care’s Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant.