READ TO A DOG FOR 15 MINUTESOnline Registration Required: http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/events.cfm?curOrg=SHARON
Monday, April 3 from 4-5 PM, Thursday, April 20 from 2-3 PM
& Monday, June 5 from 4-5 PM
Movie Screening: SING, Hot Chocolate will be Served
Tuesday, April 4 @ 4:00 PM
A koala impresario stages a gala singing competition in order to save his theater, and the contest attracts the attention of such musically inclined animals as a harried pig mom, a teenage gorilla, a shy elephant and a punk porcupine. PG. 108 minutes.
Movie Screening: MOANA, Hot Chocolate will be Served
Wednesday, April 19 @ 2:00 PM
A teen girl and a demigod embark on an adventure as they search for a legendary island. PG. 113 minutes.
Patriots Day Presentation and Crafts, Ages 4-12
Presented by Historic New England
Thursday, April 20 at 10:30 AM, Registration Required
Art Club for Kids, Ages 6-12
Fun and challenging art projects. Parents must attend with their child.
Mondays, March 13 and 27 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Monday, April 10 and 24 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
LEGO ENGINEERINGThursday, March 16 from 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Thursdays, April 13 and 27 from 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Join us as we take on building challenges with our huge supply of legos, including building for height or strength, replicas of famous buildings, or limited pieces. Ages 6+
Massachusetts Children’s Book Award 2017 - Master List for 2016-2017
Starting this summer, 2017 MCBA titles will be available for two week check out.
Avi. (2012). Sophia’s War: A Tale of the Revolution. (Beach Lane Books)
Bell, C. (2014). El Deafo. (Harry N. Abrams)
Barnhill, K. (2014). The Witch’s Boy. (Algonquin Young Readers)
Blakemore, M. F. (2013). The Water Castle. (Walker)
Bowen, F. (2015). Out of Bounds. (Peachtree)
Butler, D. H. (2012). The Buddy Files: The Case of the School Ghost. (Albert Whitman & Company)
Chambliss Bertman, J. (2015). Book Scavenger. (Holt)
Ellis, D. (2011). No Ordinary Day. (Groundwood Books)
Farber, E.S. (2013). Fish Finelli Book 1: Seagulls Don’t Eat Pickles. (Chronicle)
Gibbs, S. (2014). Poached. (Simon & Schuster)
Graff, L. (2014). Absolutely Almost. (Philomel)
Herrick, A. (2013). The Time Fetch. (Algonquin Young Readers)
Holm, J. L. (2014). The Fourteenth Goldfish. (Random House)
Holub, J. (2012). Zeus and the Thunderbolt of Doom (Heroes in Training). (Aladdin).
Jones, K. (2015). Unusual Chickens for the Exceptional Poultry Farmer. (Knopf)
Kurtz. C. (2013). The Adventures of a South Pole Pig: A novel of snow and courage. (Harcourt)
Lendle, I. (2015). The Stratford Zoo Midnight Revue Presents Romeo and Juliet. (First Second)
Lerangis, P. (2013). Seven Wonders Book 1: The Colossus Rises. (Harper Collins)
Littlewood, K. (2012). Bliss. (Katherine Tegen Books)
Lloyd, N. (2014). A Snicker of Magic. (Scholastic)
Martin, L, & Martin, V. (2013). Anton and Cecil, Book 1: Cats at Sea. (Algonquin Young Readers)
Schanen, A. B. (2014). Quinny and Hopper. (Disney-Hyperion)
Tarshis, L. (2015). I Survived: The Great Chicago Fire, 1871. (Scholastic)
Watson, J. (2014). Loot: How to Steal a Fortune. (Scholastic)
Wright, T. (2013). Mystery on Pine Lake: Cooper and Packrat. (Islandport Press)
Please have your library card number ready.
Biography in Context -- Reference, magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images.
Encyclopedia articles, and research tools
aligned to the Common Core.
Homework resources for kids in Gr. K-5.
Practice, lessons, and study aids.
Afterschool STEAM Programs
Art Club for Kids -- 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Art projects for children 6-12 and their parents.
Experimenting with LittleBits -- Select Thursdays from 3:30-4:30 p.m. LittleBits are color coded electronic modules and a perfect introduction to the world of electronics. Ages 8 and up.
Lego Engineering -- Join us on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month as we take on building challenges with our huge supply of legos, including building for height or strength, replicas of famous buildings, or limited pieces. Ages 6+
Minecraft Club -- Wednesdays from 4:00-5:00 p.m. Play one of the most innovative computer games of all time. All participants must have their own PC edition minecraft account. Ages 9+.
Take Apart Tuesdays -- Click here to pre-register on EventKeeper. Select Tuesdays from 4-5 p.m. Join us as we take apart or "reverse engineer" everything we can get our hands on from blenders to electric guitars and more. We are also accepting donations of materials to take apart (for safety reasons, please no glass, liquids, or materials that have been used to prepare foods). Ages 9 - 12.