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Santa Visit

Sunday, December 18
10:30am - 12pm

Santa is visiting the library! This event will take place outside in the Children's Room garden space, weather permitting. Take a photo with Santa, and take home a holiday-themed craft bag. No registration required.

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Drop-in Paint Group

Mondays (no program on 12/26)
10:30am - 12pm

Drop in and free-paint using our collection of finger paints and paintbrushes. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult caregiver. No registration required.

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Drop-in Play-Doh Group

10:30am - 12pm

Create and play using our collection of Play-Doh and sculpting toys in the Children's Room. Children must be accompanied by an adult caregiver.

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Fit Camp with Bonnie Kingsbury

3:15pm - 4:15pm

Kids can get their bodies moving on Wednesday afternoons in October on the library lawn, weather permitting. This after-school youth fitness program will offer healthy activities incorporating simple cardio, agility, and mind over matter drills. No registration necessary. For kids 8 and older.

This program has been generously funded by the Friends of the Edgartown Free Public Library.

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Wiggle with the Words


Join Elyce in the Program Room for a movement-based storytime using fun props and interactive stories. This program is geared toward ages 1-5, but all are welcome. No registration necessary.

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Karate Storytime


Drop by for this special karate storytime every Friday for a story, coloring, and actual karate with Asah the Shark and Miss Lisa! Geared toward ages 3-5. No registration required.

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Story Walk at Sheriff’s Meadow Sanctuary

The Edgartown Library and Sheriff’s Meadow Foundation have partnered to bring you a story walk every month.

This self-guided activity takes place at the Sheriff's Meadow Sanctuary and is for children of all ages and their caregivers.

Kids Services

Children's Librarian On the Go - Can't make it to the library? Sign up for this service! Children's Librarian Elyce will hand-select materials and craft bags to be delivered to your door up to four times per month. Email email hidden; JavaScript is required for more info.

Board Game & Activity Stations - Come check out the board game and activity stations in the Children's Room. We've got classic games like chess and Candy Land, as well as fun tabletop games like Llamanoes. Activities include puzzles, coloring pages, and more.

After School Crafting - The Children's Room is open every day after school for open crafting time! There will be all sorts of crafting supplies available for kids to make any artful creations that come to mind.

Check out all of our Kids Services by clicking below.

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