Kids’ Programs

Programs at the Medfield Public Library

All programs are FREE thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Medfield Library. Many of these programs will be held outside and others will be brought to you virtually, through Zoom, an online video and audio conferencing platform.  Advance registration is required for virtual programs in order to receive the Zoom meeting links.  Advance registration is required for certain outdoor program as well, due to space being limited.  Feel free to contact us for more information.

Storytime on the Green

Every Thursday:  Sept. 16 thru Nov. 18

  • 1st session:  10:15 – 10:45 am
  • 2nd session:  11:15 – 11:45 am

Please choose one session each Thursday

 

Join us each week on Gazebo Green for stories, songs & movement activities. Caregivers with children ages 0-5 can join us with a blanket/chairs & spread out on the grass. No registration required.

 

In the event of inclement weather or temperatures below Accuweather RealFeel 50 degrees, we will either cancel or move inside. Please check the Event Calendar a half hour before the start of a program for updated information.

Move, Groove & Learn on the Green

Once monthly on Mondays:  Sept. 13, Oct. 25, Nov. 15, Dec. 13

10:15 – 10:45 am

 

Join Miss Yvette, from Walpole CFCE, on Gazebo Green for stories & music, plus movement & learning activities.  Caregivers with children ages 0-5 can join us with a blanket/chairs & spread out on the grass.  No registration required.

 

In the event of inclement weather or temperatures below Accuweather RealFeel 50 degrees, we will either cancel/postpone or move the program inside.  Please check the Event Calendar for updates.

 

This program is funded by the Walpole CFCE Program which is funded through the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care’s Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Grant.

 

Virtual Music & Movement with Charlotte

Every other Wednesday:  Sept. 15 & 29, Oct. 13 & 27, Nov. 10 & 24

10:15 – 10:45 am

 

Join Cheer Captain Charlotte at home on Zoom as she leads the way with music, movement, stories, and fun!  Children ages 0-5 with their caregivers are welcome.

 

REGISTER HERE to receive the Zoom link

Preschool Yoga on the Green

Monday:  Oct. 4 @ 10:15-11:00 am

Monday:  Nov. 1 @ 10:15-11:00 am

 

Join Certified Children’s Yoga Instructor, Erin Mann, on Gazebo Green for an outdoor session of yoga and mindfulness. Yoga activities are a great way to learn about  fitness, relaxation, and meditation – while having fun at the same time!  Children and caregivers can spread out on the grass with their own yoga mat or blanket.  This program is designed for Ages 3 – 5. Caregivers should be present during the session.

 

PLEASE REGISTER FOR EACH DATE SEPARATELY BY CLICKING ON ONE OR BOTH DATES ABOVE.

 

In the event of inclement weather or temperatures below Accuweather RealFeel 50 degrees, we will either postpone/cancel or move the program inside. Please check the Event Calendar a half hour before the start of a program for updated information.

Cre8tive Kids on the Green - Preschool Edition

Monday, Sept. 20th

10:15 – 11:00 am

OR

Monday, Sept. 27th

10:15 – 11:00 am

 

Preschoolers, ages 2.5 – 5, and their caregivers can register to join Karen Kelly, creator of Cre8tive Kids, for a fun outdoor arts and crafts class on Gazebo Green!  After listening to a fall themed story, each child will receive their own baggie of supplies to complete their craft with the guidance of Karen.  Caregivers are encouraged to assist as well.

 

PLEASE REGISTER FOR ONLY ONE SESSION BY CHOOSING A DATE ABOVE.

 

In the event of inclement weather or temperatures below Accuweather RealFeel 50 degrees, we will either postpone or move the program inside. Please check the Event Calendar a half hour before the start of a program for updated information.

 

Cre8tive Kids on the Green - School Age Edition

Ages 6-8 yrs:

Monday, Sept. 20th @ 4:15 – 5:15 pm

 

Ages 8-10 yrs:

Monday, Sept. 27th @ 4:15 – 5:15 pm

 

School age kids can register to join Karen Kelly, creator of Cre8tive Kids, for a fun outdoor arts and crafts class on Gazebo Green!  Each child will receive their own baggie of supplies to complete their craft with the guidance of Karen.  Caregivers are welcome to assist but aren’t required.  Children ages under the age of 9 should have a caregiver nearby during the session.

 

PLEASE REGISTER BY CHOOSING THE APPRORIATE AGE GROUP ABOVE.

 

In the event of inclement weather or temperatures below Accuweather RealFeel 50 degrees, we will either postpone or move the program inside. Please check the Event Calendar a half hour before the start of a program for updated information.

Storyteller, Kurt Jackson

Storyteller, Kurt Jackson will be joining us outside at the Gazebo for some of his not-so-spooky stories & you’re all invited!

Best for ages 4 & up with a caregiver

No registration required

Date & Time TBD

Halloween Party on the Green

Wear your Halloween costume and join us outside on Gazebo Green for some games, music, and crafts!

Best for ages 4 & up with a caregiver

No registration required

Date & Time TBD