NEW! Drop-In Baby Time
Wednesdays (March 5-April 9)
Ages 0-12 months with caregiver
Stories, rhymes, songs, and play for babies and their caregivers. This is a 6-week program that runs on Wednesdays from March 5 to April 9. Baby Time is now a drop-in program, so there is no need to register! No meeting April 16 or April 23. The next session starts April 30.
Age 2 and up with a caregiver
An interactive story time with songs, games, and a hands-on activity. No registration required. No meeting April 16 or April 23.
On My Own Storytime
Age 3 and up
An independent story time experience with books, songs, and a hands-on activity. Caregivers must stay in the building, but are encouraged to let children attend the program alone. No registration required. No meeting April 16 or April 23.
Mother Goose on the Loose
Age 0–3 with a caregiver
A highly interactive program for babies, toddlers, and caregivers. Join us for music, rhymes, puppets, lap bounces, and more! Both sessions are the same. Please come to one or the other so everyone can enjoy the fun! No registration required. No meeting April 17 or April 24.
NEW! Toddler Read and Rise Literacy Playgroup
March 13-27, April 3-17
Ages 12-30 months
This FREE six-session playgroup/conversation series is designed to empower families to support children's literacy development. Children and parents will be actively engaged in books, songs, activities and hands-on materials that focus on literacy. Each family will go home with a different children's book each week to keep and add to their library at home! Bring a lunch!
Families must me willing to commit to the 6 weeks (scheduled vacations and illnesses are an exception). If you are unable to attend this group for any reason, please call or email Gina McGarrigle at Self Help Inc. to cancel your registration. Sponsored by Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Program.
Age 0-5 with a caregiver
Bring a lunch and enjoy music, stories, and fun. Funded by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. No registration required. No meeting April 18 or 25.
Ed Morgan Sing–Along
First Tuesday of each month
Join Ed Morgan for a sing-along with great music and dancing. A splendid time for everyone! Caregivers must remain with children. No registration required.
Yoga for Preschoolers (Registration required)
Second Tuesday of each month
Age 3-5 with caregiver
This program will introduce simple yoga poses, movement, and breathing exercises. It also includes a short storytime. Sponsored by Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Program. Please note special date in April.
Toddler Time (Registration required)
Third Tuesday of each month
Age 12-24 months with caregiver
Hands-on activities, exploration, and imaginative play for toddlers and their caregivers. Sponsored by Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Program. No meeting in March.
Preschool Play and Learn (Registration required)
Fourth Tuesday of each month
Age 2 1/2-5 with a caregiver
A playgroup for preschoolers and their caregivers. Activities may include tactile play, movement, stories, and crafts. Sponsored by Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Program. No meeting in April.
Youth programs are sponsored by the Friends of the Norfolk Public Library
Questions? Please call Marissa Antosh, Youth Services Librarian, at (508) 528-3380 x5 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.