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Please note: the library will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 25th & Friday, Nov. 26th for Thanksgiving.
We will be open on Saturday, Nov. 27th from 10am-5pm.

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Welcome!

The Children's Room is open for walk-in services, no appointments are needed! Come browse the shelves, pick up a to-go craft bag, or get a new book recommendation from Elyce!
Please note, all visitors over the age of two must wear a mask over their nose and mouth at all times.


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Wiggle with the Words

Thursdays (no program on 11/25)
10:30am

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. Please note, all visitors over the age of two must wear a mask over their nose and mouth at all times.


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Thanksgiving Break Boredom Buster Kit Pickup

Starting November 22 (closed on 11/25 & 11/26)

Come pick up an activity kit filled with plenty of things to keep you busy over the Thanksgiving break! Kits are available for all ages, while supplies last.


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Drop-in Lego Club

Wednesdays (starting 12/1)
3pm-5pm

Do you have a Lego-crazy kid? They can meet up with fellow Lego fans and play with the library’s stash of Legos. This is an opportunity for kids of all ages to get creative and build anything they choose. Kids can either work on their own creations, or build as a team.


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Drop-in Holiday Card & Gift Tag Making

Saturday, December 11
12pm - 4pm

Visit the Children's Room during our annual Open House and make a special holiday card or gift tag. This activity will also be available as a to-go craft.
The library will also host a Teddy Bear as part of the Martha’s Vineyard Teddy Bear Suite Fundraiser. Take a photo with our Teddy and find out more information about the Teddies Around Town scavenger hunt.


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Santa Visit

Saturday, December 18
10am - noon

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.


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Kids New Year's Eve Celebration Kit

Friday, December 31
10am - 5pm

Stop by the library during open hours on New Year's Eve day to pick up a bag filled with fun activities for kids to ring in the New Year.


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Storywalk 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.


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New Children's Books

Want to find out what new books can be checked out at the library? We have regularly updated lists of brand new children's books. From picture books to graphic novels to chapter books, we've got it all.

Click here to find your next favorite read.

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