Friday, January 27 at 1:00 – 2:00. A snowy book will be read. Afterwards, we will have fun making Puffy Paint Snowmen, exploring in a snowy sensory bin, creating igloos, making paper plate snowmen and snowman bowling. This program will be presented by Haverhill Family and Community Connection.
The Friends of the Georgetown Peabody Library generously provides funding for the museum pass program. These passes allow free or reduced admission to some of the Boston area’s most popular institutions.
Want to reserve a pass? Check out our Museum Passes section on the website for more information and for reserving a pass online. You can still always call us (978-352-5728) to reserve a pass.
A blank calendar and lots of craft materials will be provided. (One calendar per child) Personalize a calendar for yourself or give it as a gift. Drop into the library Monday 12/4 from 3:00 to 4:30, Tuesday 10:30 to 12:00 or Tuesday 1:00 to 2:30 to create a masterpiece.
In celebration of the Christmas book Night Tree by Eve Bunting, we will be making bird/animal feeders for the wildlife in your back yard. Follow the story displayed on the walls of the meeting room before you create your feeders. Drop in on Monday 12/11 from 3:00 to 4:30 or Tuesday 12/12 from 10:30 to 12:00 or 1:00 to 2:15.
There are new Blandings turtles in the Children’s Room. Thank you for all the name suggestions. They’re names are Bumps and Flash. They are part of a head start program to help them have a better chance of survival in the wild. Come on in and see a threatened native turtle up close. They will be released into the wild next summer.
Families are invited to come to the library to create fun holiday crafts. There will be a variety of crafts available for different ages and abilities. Drop in during the times listed:
Creative festive decorations
Monday 11/28 3:00 – 4:30
Tuesday 11/29 10:30 – 12:00
Friday 12/2 10:30 – 12:00
Make a personal calendar (one per child)
Monday 12/5 3:00 – 4:30
Tuesday 12/6 10:30 – 12:00
Friday 12/9 10:30 – 12:00
Create unique wrapping paper and gift cards
Monday 12/12 3:00 – 4:30
Tuesday 12/13 10:30 – 12:00
Friday 12/16 10:30 – 12:00
The Children’s room has copies of all the books on the Massachusetts Children’s Book Awards.
Click here for the list.
Friday November 18 from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Get creative with us as we explore activities such as making our own Dream Catchers, a Story Stick and little Teepees. We will have some open dramatic, hands on play as well. This program will end with a story time to incorporate the “Story Stick” that your child will create.
This program will be run by Haverhill Family and Community Connection
Friday October 21 from 1:00 – 2:00
We will explore a multitude of nature items such as parts of a tree (bark, the trunk, leaves, seeds, pine cones and needles etc.), partake in leaf rubbing/tracing, color sorting, make a ‘Leaf Man’ and enjoy a nature sensory bin. This program will be run by staff from the Haverhill Family & Community Connection.