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Sign up to receive the Children's Room monthly program newsletter. Send an email to this address, and we will add you to our newsletter email list!

To reach the Children's Room, send an email to: childrensroom@harvardpubliclibrary.org

Try out these two Databases: 

BookFlix
Learning to Read, then Reading to Learn
Thematically paired fiction and nonfiction titles are designed to bridge learning-to-read and reading-to-learn. Animated classic storybooks introduce early learners to the delights of reading while sparking curiosity, creating a natural springboard into the paired nonfiction text for deeper discovery. 

Scholastic Teachables—worksheets, lesson plans, learning games, and more! Formerly known as Scholastic Printables, we offer printable activities for any subject: math, science, reading comprehension, STEM, writing, and beyond. Download printable lesson plans, reading passages, games and puzzles, clip art, bulletin board ideas, and skills sheets for kids in any grade.

 

Storytimes

We offer a Mother Goose on the Loose storytimes for infants, as well as storytimes for 2-3 year-olds and 4-5 year-olds. 

Programs

Click here to see the variety of programs that we offer for children of all ages, including book groups, movie nights, and early release day performances.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Reading to your child is an excellent way to build pre-reading skills and help your child get ready for school - and it's fun, too!
Register for our online program here

 

Latest News

Mr. Vinny the Bubble Guy

Oct. 12, 2021

Mr. Vinny the Bubble Guy
Wednesday, October 27 at 2:00 PM

Book Sale at the Flea Market

Sep. 28, 2021

The Friends of the Harvard Public Library will be selling books at the Harvard Flea Market on Saturday, October 9!

Did you know that 95% of children's programs at the HPL are sponsored by the Friends of the HPL?  Yes - 95%!!!