Category Archives: Kids and Teens

On Your Mark, Get Set…READ! 2016 Summer Reading Program

Summer Reading Program, June 27th – September 2nd
Kindergarten and up, Registration begins June 20th

Chld Bikes copyGet your reading skills in gear with the 2016 Summer Reading Program.  Every year, public libraries across Massachusetts host this fun, laid back summer-long program to help kids keep up their literacy skills while school’s out.  Join online, keep a reading log of all the titles you finish, and engage in a challenge to win cool prizes!  Kids can access their summer reading accounts from any computer (even on vacation!) and  all reading logs can be printed out at the end of the summer.

Registration begins on June 20th.  Children may start logging their books on June 27th. Kindergarten and up.  For questions regarding registration or how the program works, call the Children’s Room at 781-769-0200 x225 or email us at norchild@minlib.net.

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Busy Bees @ The Library

Wednesday, June 22nd from 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Ages 3-6, Registration Required

Busy Bees @ the Library Social MediaCalling all busy bees!  Join us for a night of fun bug-and-plant related activities in the Children’s Room!  Ages 3-6.  This program is funded by an LSTA Full STEAM Ahead Grant and is supported by the Mass. Board of Library Commissioners.

To register, please call the Children’s Room at 781-769-0200 x225 or email us at norchild@minlib.net.

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The Bee Lady

Wednesday, June 15th, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM
Ages 3-6, Registration Required

Bees HoneycombSusan Robinson from the Buzz 10 Honey Co. will be visiting to teach us about bees and their hives.  She will be bringing an observation hive with live bees!  We will learn about the tools used in bee husbandry and kids will be able to touch real beeswax!  This program is funded by an LSTA Full STEAM Ahead grant and supported by the Mass. Board of Library Commissioners.

To register, please call 781-769-0200 x225 or email us at norchild@minlib.net.

 

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Nature in Your Neighborhood

Wednesday, June 15th, 2016 at 7:00 pm

MassAudubonJack Lash, an ecologist with the Mass. Audubon Society, will present “Nature in Your Neighborhood”–an introduction to natural history focusing on the animals, plants, and accessible natural communities common to our area. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

To sign up, call 781-769-0200, x110 or 222, email norprograms@minlib.net, or stop by the library Reference or Information Desk.

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