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, while 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 in-person program as well, due to space and supplies being limited.  Feel free to contact us for more information.

Thursday Storytimes

Every Thursday, from Dec. 2nd – Feb. 17th

**NO THURSDAY STORYTIMES ON DEC. 23, DEC. 30 & FEB. 24**

 

  • Rhyme Time
    • 10:15 – 10:35 AM
    • Best for ages 0-3 with a caregiver 
    • Songs, fingerplays, movement & stories that are just right for babies & toddlers
  • Preschool Pageturners
    • 11:15 – 11:45 AM
    • Best for ages 3-5 with a caregiver
    • Stories, songs, movement & other activities for the “big” little kids

Join us in the Children’s Room during the program that is best for your child’s age and development. No registration required.

 

These programs will be indoors in the Children’s Room. Masks are strongly encouraged for ages 2 & up during these programs.

Warm Winter Sing-Along & Festive Winter Fun

Friday, Dec. 3rd

  • Warm Winter Sing-Along: 4:30-5:15 pm
  • Festive Fun Activities: 4:00-6:00 pm

 

Join us in the Children’s Room during the Holiday Stroll for a Warm Winter Sing-along! Enjoy favorites like Frosty the Snowman and Let it Snow. There will also be a scavenger hunt, a raffle, and several crafts for all the young Holiday Strollers! 

 

Best for ages 3 & up with a caregiver but kids of all ages are welcome.

No registration required.

 

This program will be indoors in the Children’s Room. Masks are strongly encouraged for ages 2 & up

Winter Take & Make Crafts

Grab a craft from the Children’s Desk or from the table right inside the library’s front door. Stay and make it or bring it home to do.

Try something new each time you visit!

Dec. 6th – Dec. 31st whenever the library is open!

Move, Groove & Learn

Join Miss Yvette in the Children’s Room for music, movement, and a story. Ages 0-5 with a caregiver are welcome. No registration required.

 

Monday Dec. 13 @ 10:15

Monday Jan. 10 @ 10:15

Friday Feb. 4 @ 10:15

Monday Feb. 28 @ 10:15

 

This program will be indoors in the Children’s Room. Masks are strongly encouraged for ages 2 & up during these programs

 

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 @ 10:15 – 10:45 am

  • Nov. 24
  • Dec 8 & 22
  • Jan. 5 & 19
  • Feb. 2 & 16

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

Recycling Ambassadors

Does your child love making things out of recycled items? Then this program is for them! Join Donna for an earth friendly craft, awesome recycling tips, and lots of fun!

This program is designed for kids in Grades 2 -5. Caregivers are welcome to assist but aren’t required. Children under the age of 9 should have a caregiver inside the library during the session.

 

Please register separately for each date below.  Space is limited.

 

Tuesday, Jan. 11 @ 4:15 – 5:15 pm

Tuesday, Feb. 8 @ 4:15 – 5:15 pm

 

This program will be indoors in the Meeting Room on the library’s lower level.  Masks are strongly encouraged during this program.

Recycling Ambassadors Junior

Does your child love making things out of recycled items? Then this program is for them! Join Susan for an earth friendly craft and lots of fun!

This program is designed for kids in Grades K & 1st (5 yr olds welcome). Caregivers are welcome to assist. Children should have a caregiver nearby during the session.

 

Please register separately for each date below.  Space is limited.

 

Tuesday, Jan. 18 @ 4:15 – 5:00 pm

Tuesday, Feb. 15 @ 4:15 – 5:00 pm

 

This program will be indoors in the Meeting Room on the library’s lower level.  Masks are strongly encouraged during this program.

Preschool Yoga

Preschoolers can join Certified Children’s Yoga Instructor, Erin Mann, for 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 with their own yoga mat or blanket. 

This program is designed for Ages 3 – 5. Caregivers should be present during the session.

 

Please register separately for each date below.  Space is limited.

 

Monday, Dec. 20 @ 10:15 – 11:00 am

Monday, Jan. 24 @ 10:15 – 11:00 am

Monday, Feb. 14 @ 10:15 – 11:00 am

 

This program will be indoors in the Meeting Room. Masks are strongly encouraged for all participants.

How to Draw Pokemon

Thursday, Dec. 30 @ 2:00 – 3:30pm

 

Learn how to draw your favorite Pokémon characters including Pikachu! Pop up Art School will show you how to draw step-by-step using basic shapes and easy to follow instructions. 

This program is designed for kids ages 8-12.

SPACE IS LIMITED.

PLEASE REGISTER HERE

 

This program will be indoors in the Meeting Room. Masks are strongly encouraged for all participants.