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 email@example.com.
Let’s get popping! Youth of all ages are invited to join us for Bubblemania. We’ll be making bubbles fly on Tuesday, April 25th at 10:30 am on the lawn outside of the library. In the event of rain, we will be meeting at the same time on Wednesday, April 26th. No registration is required for this program. For more information, please call (978) 422-6409.
Channel your inner artist! Youth in grades 5 and up are invited to attend our monthly art program, Artopia. This month’s meeting will be held on Thursday, April 27th at 6:30 pm and will explore painting with watercolors. Supplies and snacks will be provided. Registration is not required for this program. Please call (978) 422-6409 for more information.
Are you a parent who loves to read and talk about books? Let’s read some family – and parenting – themed fiction and non-fiction together! We will be reading the quirky, contemporary romance novel One Plus One by Jojo Moyes for the meeting on Wednesday, May 3rd at 6:30 pm. Books are available for checkout at the library. No registration is required. For more information, please call (978) 422-6409.
May the fourth be with you! Children of all ages are invited to stop in to the library for Star Wars themed crafts all day on Thursday, May 4th. No registration is required. For more information, please call (978) 422-6409.
Children of all ages are invited to join us for a drop-in craft day at the library! Join us on Monday, May 8th from 10:30 am to 2:00 pm for a Mother’s Day themed craft. No registration is required. Staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist. For more information, please call (978) 422-6409.
We will be hosting Kids Cook! This cookbook club is for youth in grades four and up. This month we will be making recipes from Kids in the Kitchen Cookbook, which is filled with colorful snacks, meals, and desserts that kids can prepare themselves. Each participant chooses a different recipe from the book, prepares the dish at home, and brings it with them to the library for an evening of good food and good fun. Join us on Wednesday, May 17th at 6:00 pm as we sample food from this cookbook filled with easy, delicious recipes and colorful pictures. Cookbooks are available at the library for checkout. Registration is required - please call 978-422-6409 to register.
Youth in grades 5 through 8 are invited to attend this month’s meeting of the Middle School Book Club! We will be reading the first book in the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series: The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan. The meeting will be held on Thursday, May 18th at 6:30 pm. Read the book ahead of time and then come to the meeting to discuss it, have some snacks and participate in a themed activity. Copies of the book are available for check out at the library. Registration is required - please call (978) 422-6409.
Join us for this month’s meeting of the Picture Book Club! The Picture Book Club features beautifully illustrated picture books of all different genres to help encourage an early love of reading. The next meeting will be held on Thursday, May 25th at 2:00 pm. This month we will be reading Anything But Ordinary Addie: The True Story of Adelaide Herrmann, Queen of Magic by Mara Rockliff. Youth in grades K through 2 are invited to read the book ahead of time and then join us for a themed snack and activity. Books are available for check out at the library. Registration is required – please call (978) 422-6409 to register.
On select Saturdays, children ages 5 & up can take BB8 for a spin! Enjoy an hour of free play with Sphero BB8 in the Baker Room (kit must stay in the library). Child must be accompanied by an adult 18 years or older with a valid CWMARS library card to check out the BB8 kit. Library staff will not be present for use. Please call library (978) 422-6409 to schedule your session with BB8 or for more information.