Read to a Dog
Children and teens (ages 5-18) may sign up online for a 15 minute session to read with Sophie, a 3-year old Boxer. Sponsored by Pets & People Foundation.

February 6 from 4:00-5:00 p.m.
March 6 from 4:00-5:00 p.m.
April 3 from 4:00-5:00 p.m.


Art Club for Kids, Ages 6-18
Fun and challenging art projects. Youth under 10 must attend with an adult. 
Mondays, Jan 8 and 22 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Mondays, Feb 5 and 12 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.


PageTurners Book Club, Ages 6-7

Monday, January 29 at 4:00 p.m.
Narwhal: Unicorn of the Sea
Monday, February 26 at 4:00 p.m.
Who Was Rosa Parks?

Discussion, snack, craft. Parents and siblings welcome to attend.


Finger Knitting, Ages 7+
Tuesday, January 30 from 3:30-5:00 p.m.
Use our special thick yarn and only your fingers and hands to knit a warm, winter scarf! Parents welcome to participate. Recommended for youth 7-18. 


Monkey Makes Mischief in Heaven, Ages 5+
Tuesday, February 20 at 4:00 p.m.

Enjoy this special puppet show with puppeteer Margaret Moody to celebrate Chinese New Year. Afterwards meet the puppets. This program is funded by the Friends of the Sharon Public Library.


Movie Screening: WONDER
Wednesday, February 21 @ 2:00 p.m.

A 10-year-old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time when he beings the fifth grade. With the support of his parents, he learns how to make friends and adjust to his new environment. PG. 113 minutes. 


Malik the Magic Guy
Thursday, February 22 at 10:30 a.m.

Enjoy a reading themed magic show for the whole family! Sponsored by the Friends of the Sharon Public Library.


Massachusetts Children’s Book Award Sponsored by Salem State University
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Master List 2017 Nominees

Abbott, Tony, The Forbidden Stone

Angelberger, Tom, Inspector Flytrap

Baptiste, Tracey, The Jumbies

Bradley, Kimberley Brubaker, The War that Saved My Life

Camper, Cathy, Lowriders in Space

Draper, Sharon M., Stella by Starlight

Gibbs, Stuart, Space Case: A Moon Base Alpha Novel

Hilton, Marilyn,  Full Cicada Moon

Hunt, Lynda Mullaly,  Fish in a Tree

Jamieson, Victoria, Roller Girl

Jennings, Ken, Maps & Geography

Levy, Dana Alison, Misadventures of the Family Fletcher

MacLachan, P.atricia, The Truth of Me: About a Boy, His Grandmother, and a Very Good Dog.

Milford, Kate, Greenglass House

Nye, Naomi Shihab,The Turtle of Oman

Oppel, Kenneth, Nest

Pearsall, Shelley, The Seventh Most Important Thing

Perkins, Lynne Rae, Nuts to You

Sands, Kevin, The Blackthorn Key

Shurtliff, Liesl, Jack: The True Story of Jack and the Beanstalk

Spinelli, Eileen, Another Day as Emily

Stroud, Jonathan, Screaming Staircase

Wicks, Maris,  Coral Reefs: Cities of the Ocean: Science Comics

Woods, Brenda, The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond

Woodson, Jacqueline, Brown Girl Dreaming