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SEPTEMBER 22, 2017

~ Come visit us in the Children's Room!

September in the Children's Room
 
Weekly Story Hours:
10:30 a.m. on Thursdays and Saturdays
 
Welcome Back to School Week! 
Drop-in craft every day after school, Sept. 5 through 8:
Make and decorate your own cool pencil case.
 
 
Yoga After School with Emily Histen 
Thursdays, starting September 14 @ 3:45pm
Please register in advance by calling or stopping by the library. 
Signup is limited to 10 per class, ages 9-14. Classes will be offered on Sept. 14, 21, 28, and Oct. 5. 
 
These classes are a hybrid of yoga and creative movement, with an incorporation of art, music and dance. Students will learn to move and groove in a freely structured environment, leaving each class with a feeling of relaxation and fun. A class that enhances and recognizes all of your child's abilities and needs! 
Wear comfortable clothes, we will provide the mats!
 
 
 
 
 
Sept. 15, Crafty Fridays After
School:  Join us to make a cool corner bookmark.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
       
 
 
 
 
 
Sept. 22, Crafty Fridays After School:  Make a fun flip book!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Sept. 29, Crafty Fridays After School:  Make a marbled paperweight.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
 
 
 

Language Learning Service for Young Children

The Edgartown Library has subscribed, on behalf of all our patrons, to Mango's Little Pim service, a language learning program specifically tailored for children from birth to age six. Click here to give Mango Pim a try!

Weekly Events at Libraries Around the Island:

MONDAYS

Mother Goose on the Loose story hour (ages 0-3), 10:30 a.m. at the West Tisbury Library.

TUESDAYS

Stories and Songs (all ages), 10:30-11:15am at the Chilmark Library.
Story Time (ages 0-2), 10:00-10:30am at the Vineyard Haven Library.
Story Time (ages 3-5), 11:00-11:30am at the Vineyard Haven Library.

WEDNESDAYS

ABC Story Time (ages 3+), 10:30 am at the Oak Bluffs Library.

Lego building for ages 8-11 from 3:30 to 5 pm at the Vineyard Haven Library.


THURSDAYS

Preschool story hour, 10:30 a.m. at the West Tisbury Library.

Book Babies program at 11 am for pre-walkers at the Oak Bluffs Library.

Story Time and Crafts, 3:30 pm at the Aquinnah Library.

Craft activities for ages 5-8 from 4 to 5 pm at the Vineyard Haven Library.

FRIDAYS

Toddler Time at 10:30 am for walkers, at the Oak Bluffs Library.

Wii Gaming for ages 8 and up, 3:30-5pm at the Vineyard Haven Library.

SATURDAYS

Stories and Songs (all ages), 10:30 - 11:15am at the Chilmark Library.

 

Our Resources

  • Chromebook laptop computers for children
  • Homework area
  • Comfortable reading areas
  • Books, Movies, Video Games, Audiobooks, and more.
     


 


 


NEW STUFF
YOU CAN REQUEST

Just click the random image above to begin exploring our recent library acquisitions. Each one has a link where you can reserve the item.

BASKET OF GRAPES

Oil on Canvas, 25.5 by 36 inches. By Peleg Frederick Brownell, 1885. From the Simpson Collection. -- Although he started his career in New Bedford, Brownell became one of Canada's premier painters.
 
 
Edgartown Free Public Library
26 West Tisbury Road, Edgartown, MA 02539
Hours: Monday 10-5; Tuesday and Wednesday 10-8, Thursday through Saturday 10-5; closed Sunday.
Phone: 508-627-4221 and 508-627-1373