These programs are sponsored by the
Friends of the Scituate Town Library
We offer special programming
during vacations and summer months,
as well as during the school year.
Be sure to check the Calendar for
additional children's programs!
Family Story Time -- Wednesdays @ 10:00 am
A drop in story time for ages Infants to 5 years. Share books, rhymes, and music with your children. Plan to stay after to play with puzzles and toys in the Children's Room.
No registration required. Story Time runs approximately 20-30 minutes. Parents/caregivers are expected to stay with children during all story time sessions. Story Time runs all year round, but check the calendar to be sure.
Music & Movement with Diana Kane -- Mondays, Fall/Winter/Early Spring @ 1:30 pm
Come enjoy Diana's wonderful combination of music, movement and fun! This is an early literacy program open to children of all ages and their caregivers. Check the calendar for more details.
Mother Daughter Book Club -- once a month on a Wednesday @ 6:30 pm
The Mother/Daughter Book Group has been meeting since June, 2008 to discuss books of interest to both young girls and their mothers or other adult caregivers. The group meets at intervals of a month or two apart. Both the adults and girls read the books which the group has selected and then come for discussion, craft, and snacks. Most of the girls are in grades 3-5, although the group is open to other ages as well. There is a display and sign-up sheet in the Children's Room.
See a list of the Mother/Daughter Book Club book selections.
Book Bunch -- once a month in October, November, January, February, March and April
A reading group for kids in Grades 1 & 2. The group reads the same book ahead of time, and then meets to do a related activity and chat about the book. Please see the display and sign-up sheet in the Children's Room. Check the calendar for more details.
Guys Read -- once a month in October, November, January, February, March and April
A reading group for guys in Grades 4-6. We rate the book we've read, eat ice cream, and do something cool like play wiffle ball or learn how to dust for fingerprints. Please see the display and sign-up sheet in the Children's Room. Check the calendar for more details.
Lego® Club -- 4-5 pm. First Thursday of each month.
Lego® Club is
open to children in grades K-6. Children under 8 MUST be accompanied by an adult. For safety reasons, no younger siblings please. Check the calendar to be sure.
* Teens may sign up as helpers. *
Music with Mama Steph -- Fridays @ 10:00 am
Join Stephanie Chase for traditional music, musical stories and sing-a-longs. Mama Steph usually runs October - July, but check the calendar to be sure.
Due to the overwhelming popularity of the MamaSteph program, a ticket is required to attend. Free tickets can be picked up in the Children's Room from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm Monday through Thursday before that week's Friday morning program. Free tickets must be picked up by an adult with a library card and are limited to 6 (six) per adult. Each person attending the program must have a ticket. This includes infants in strollers/buckets/laps, children and adults.
Mike McCusker's Family Folk: A Whole Family Sing Along -- Saturdays @ 10:30 am
Sing along with Mike and his guitar. Great fun for the whole family! Open to all ages. Mike McCusker's program usually runs every Saturday in the Fall, Winter and Spring, but check the calendar to be sure.