children's room


We are pleased to announce that the library's temporary location is now fully open and operational for all. Please come and visit us at 166 Boulder Drive, Suite 108 (look for our sign)!

Free parking is available in designated "Library Parking" spots in front of our location.



Monday - Thursday 10am-8pm

Friday 10am-5pm

Saturday 10am-4pm (Summer Saturday Hours are 10am-2pm in July & August)

Please call the Children's Room directly at 978-829-1789 with any questions. You may also email


Children's Programs
See our event calendar for more details or to register online. 

updated FEB 24_YL CALENDAR

FREE Educational Resources

Aldrich Astronomical Society - Storytimes, links, and tips for backyard astronomy tips.  

Observing the Moon
Story time from space
Aldrich Cornerstones NASA URL links
Stuck at home learning links for kids and adults
Backyard Astronomy Links
NASA Space Exploration links - Educational games and videos, includes Sesame Street, Caillou, Arthur, Berenstain Bears. 

Sesame Street - Caring for Each Other - Content and resources you can use with your family to offer comfort and spark playful learning. - Printable preschool activities, word search puzzles, mazes, etc. - Engaging learning games, animated movies, and activities. Designed with relevance, depth, and humor to encourage kids on their unique learning paths. - Free programming language where kids can learn to create their own interactive stories, games, and animations. - Educational games, movies, books, songs. etc  - Find out how stuff works. - Easy science experiments for kids using household items. 

Little Bins for Little Hands - Slime, science, and Legos. 

WGBH - Distance Learning Center (PBS)

Boston Children’s Museum - Play & Learning Resources, and Museum Virtual Tour

​online resources

Access our databases at home! Click on the picture to access the Gale In-Context Elementary (Formerly Kids InfoBits) database - it includes fun scavenger hunts, lesson plans, projects and other educational resources.