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MAY 28, 2017

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May in  the Children's Room
 
Story Hour Programs in May: 
 
Story Time with Elyce is presented each Monday and Tuesday morning this month at 10:30 a.m. -- activity to follow!
 
Deb MacInnis leads a Story Hour every Thursday at 10:30 a.m., and a Puppet Storytime every Saturday, also at 10:30 a.m.

-- Saturday Activities This Month --
 
Saturday, May 6, 2 p.m.
The Children's Room celebrates Cinco de Mayo today. Make fiesta stars, hear a Mexican folk tale, and enjoy refreshments.
 
Saturday, May 13, 2 p.m.
Our crafts project for Mother's Day is making decorated flower pots -- we'll even provide flowers for you to plant in them.  

Saturday, May 20, 2 p.m.
"Yuck to Yum" is this Saturday's program, a chance to sample new foods and decide if you like them.
 
Saturday, May 27, 2 p.m.
This afternoon we'll celebrate Backyard Games Week, with a variety of games for you to try. This program will move inside if the weather is bad.
 

New 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

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EDGARTOWN LIBRARY

Ink on paper, 1967, by W. McTammany.
 
 
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