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Please note, the library will be closed on Saturday, January 29th due to weather.

Programs & Events

The Children's Room is open for walk-in services, no appointments are needed! Please note, all visitors over the age of two must wear a mask over their nose and mouth at all times.

Want to find out what new books can be checked out at the library? Click here to find your next favorite read.

Programs & Events

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Black History Month Spotlight Craft

Wednesdays in February

Celebrate Black History Month at the library by picking up a craft bag every Wednesday that highlights the achievements of African Americans throughout history.


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Drop-in Valentines Day Card Making

Monday, February 7 - Saturday, February 12

Visit the library during our open hours and we will have all the supplies you need to create a Valentine for your loved one! There will also be a Valentine’s Day-themed craft bag available for pick up.


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Winter Reading Program

Our Winter Reading Program is back! Pick up your reading log from the Children’s Room (or download it here), keep track of the books you read (or have read to you), and bring your log back to the library to receive a stamp. Collect stamps to earn prizes! Special thanks to our sponsors Rosewater Market & Takeaway and Edgartown Meat & Fish.


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Wiggle with the Words & Drop-in LEGO Club

Please note that in February 2022 the library will be suspending these in-person programs. Please check back often for the most current updates to our programming.


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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

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Library Book Boxes: A Monthly Library Subscription Box

Want to find your next good book, plus get some cool items to keep? Sign up for the library's monthly subscription box for kids and teens ages 8+. Here's how it works:

  1. Fill out the subscription form
  2. Wait. This is the hard part! Subscriptions will be filled at the beginning of each month.
  3. Pick up your Book Box at the library. We'll notify you when it's ready so you can visit the library and pick up your box! Each box will contain two library materials, and the rest is yours to keep.
  4. Return the library materials after a month, then fill out a new form to sign up for the next month!

To receive your March Book Box, please fill out this form by February 21st.

To read a full write-up on this service, click here.


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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