stacks of books and general view of the children's floor
 
Welcome to the Conant Public Library Children’s Room!

We are located on the top floor of the Conant Public Library. Our collection features a wide variety of board books, picture books, easy readers, juvenile fiction and non-fiction, as well as children’s movies and audiobooks.

Children are encouraged to have their own library card at their parent’s discretion. For more information about obtaining a library card, please see our circulation policies here: http://sterlinglibrary.org/policies_circulation.asp.

For more information on Children’s Services, please contact Alex Grebinar at 978-422-6409 or agrebinar@cwmars.org. 


watercolor illustration of fall tree with text
 
Come take a walk with a good book! A StoryWalk, presented by the Conant Public Library and welcomed by the Sterling Recreation Department will be open from now through Thursday, October 26th at the Sterling Greenery Community Park, 36 Muddy Pond Road. This StoryWalk will feature In the Middle of Fall by Kevin Henkes.


friendly little ghost with text
 
Get in the Halloween spirit with some not-so-spooky stories! The Conant Public Library is offering two sessions of Not-So-Spooky Storytime: Tuesday, October 24th at 2:00 pm for children ages 3 & up and Wednesday, October 25th at 10:30 am for children ages 18 months & up. Registration is required.


spooky treats from the book
 
This program is FULL. Wait list is available. Children in grades 3 and up are invited to join us for a spooky edition of Kids Cook on Thursday, October 26th at 2:00 pm. Make and bring a recipe to share from Ghoulish Goodies, eat some spooky treats, and listen to some scary stories. Copies of the cookbook are available at the library for check out. Registration is required.



 
Get your engines revving for Family Movie Night! The Conant Public Library will be showing the animated hit Cars 3 on Wednesday, November 8th at 6 pm. Cars 3 is rated G and follows Lightning McQueen as he trains to get himself back into racing. Children ages 17 and under are invited to attend; children under 10 must be accompanied by a caregiver. Registration is required.


glitter slime  with text
 
Children ages 8 and up are invited to attend Slime Time with Mandy Roberge on Thursday, November 9th from 12:30 to 1:30 pm. Kids will learn how to make slime and leave with three containers of their own unique slime! Registration is required. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Conant Public Library, made possible by donations from the friends and family of Paul Martel.



 
Children in grades 5 through 8 are invited to attend this month’s meeting of the Middle School Book Club. We will be reading The Fourteenth Goldfish by Jennifer Holm for the meeting on Wednesday, November 15th at 6:30 pm. Read the book ahead of time then join us for a book discussion and themed activity. Registration is required.


no-bake
 
Craving a sweet treat? Children in grades 3 and up are invited to create a delicious Thanksgiving no-bake dessert on Wednesday, November 22nd at 1:00 pm. Registration is required for this program.