Outdoor Storytime with Cadence the Dog

Join us for outdoor storytime with Megan Marshall and her specially trained dog Cadence. | Children and Families

Sixteen Acres Branch
August 21st (rain date August 28th)
September 18th (rain date September 25th)
October 16th (rain date October 23rd)
11:00 am – 12:00 pm

It’s doggone time to get together! Bring you own blanket and join us for outdoor storytime with Megan Marshall and her specially trained dog Cadence. We’ll list to some paws-itively wonderful stories and then have time for a craft and for individual families to visit with Cadence.

Ideal for ages 3-8, with children of all ages welcome.

In case of rain, or extreme heat, this event will occur the following week. Call Sixteen Acres for more information at 413-263-6858.

 

Pre-Reading Activities Contest

Use this activity page to build the foundation of early reading skills. | Children and families

August 1-31

Pre-readers and their loved ones can use this activity page to build the foundation of early reading skills! Complete all the activities and return to the library by the end of August for a free book!

Available at the following library locations: Brightwood Branch, Central Library, Mason Square Branch, East Forest Park Branch, Forest Park Branch, Sixteen Acres Branch as well as online

Get Ready for Kindergarten Storytime – August 9

Going to kindergarten? Let’s sing and dance and tell stories to help you get excited and ready to jump into school! | Children and Families

Central Library – Outside On The Museum Quad
August 9 | 10:00 am | Children entering kindergarten and their families

Are you going to Kindergarten this fall? Hooray!

Join us in the quadrangle behind the central library for Get Ready For Kindergarten Storytime! We’ll sing and dance and tell stories to help you get excited and ready to jump into school!

Storytime will be on Zoom in case of bad weather – follow our Facebook page for updates.