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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kick-off summer reading with a bang! On Wednesday, June 28th at 10:30 am at the First Church in Sterling, magician Scott Jameson will enchant with an extraordinary performance that is sure to entertain the whole family. Umbrellas will be plucked from thin air, a drawing will come to life, basketballs will be spun and juggled, and a member of the audience will unlock telekinetic abilities! All ages are invited to attend. No registration required for this free program. For more information, visit Scott’s website at www.scottjameson.com or contact the Conant Public Library at (978) 422-6409. Don't miss out on this magical experience sponsored by the Friends of the Conant Public Library!
Come take a walk with a good book! A StoryWalk, presented by the Conant Public Library and welcomed by Wachusett Greenways and the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, will be open from now through Thursday, June 29th starting at the Rail Trail entrance behind the Cider Mill Antiques building in Sterling. This StoryWalk will feature Bear Sees Colors by Karma Wilson. For more information, please call (978) 422-6409.
The Conant Public Library will be hosting two special baby storytimes in June. Babies ages birth to 18 months are invited to attend the storytimes on Thursday, June 22nd and Thursday, June 29th at 10:30 am. No registration is required. For more information, please call (978) 422-6409.
Middle School Book Club - Pizza party edition! Children in grades 5 through 8 are invited to attend a special meeting of the Middle School Book Club. Attendees should bring their appetite and three of their favorite books to discuss for the meeting on Tuesday, June 27th at 6:30 pm. Registration is required – please call (978) 422-6409 to register.
Calling all master builders! Children of all ages are invited to attend our LEGO free build day on Thursday, June 29th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. No registration is required. For more information, please call (978) 422-6409.
Camp out at the next Picture Book Club! Join us for the meeting on Monday, July 10th at 10:30 am where we’ll be reading Scaredy Squirrel Goes Camping by Melanie Watt. Children in grades K through 2 are invited to read the book ahead of time and then join us for a camping-themed snack and craft. Books are available for check out at the library. Registration is required – please call (978) 422-6409 to register.
Imagine, explore, and build! Children ages 3 to 6 are invited to attend Tinkering Tuesdays on Tuesday, July 11th and Tuesday, July 25th at 10:30 am. Tinkering Tuesdays will feature creations with different materials and open-ended tinkering time for young engineers and their caregivers. Registration is required for these programs – please call (978) 422-6409.