Saturday, March 11th @ 11am
This half hour storytime is designed for anyone aged 4 and up on the autism spectrum, who have sensory issues, or other special needs and their neurotypical peers! It involves interactive stories, activities, and bubbles at the end. Once a month! No registration required
February 8th – March 10th
Wednesdays: 3 – 4:30pm
Fridays (MCAS review): 3 – 4:30pm
Amesbury High School students will be in the library to help students 3rd – 7th with math homework, provide math tips, and help with MCAS math prep.
No registration is required, students can drop in during this time!
Wednesday, March 8th at 1:30pm
WACKY WEDNESDAY: TWEEN FUN!
Join Nicole for another early release creative program! Create your own dream catchers and water color paint a pillow case! A program that is sure to give you sweet dreams!
Ages 8 – 12 years old. REGISTRATION REQUIRED
…is back! Join Julie for some awesome movement. The perfect thing to get wiggles out and learn a few new moves! Ages 3 – 5 years only please (for safety reasons). Registration required for this popular program. Made possible by funding from the Friends of the Library.
March 14th @ 11:30am (REGISTER)
Saturday, March 4th @ 2:30pm – 4pm
All ages are welcome to come play and build with Lego! We have Duplo and regular Lego and the librarian will provide a building challenge. Items built will be displayed in the Children’s Room for a month.
Friday, March 10th from 10:30 – 11:30am
EXPLORATION TIME WITH COMMUNITY ACTION
Ages 0 – 8 years old can come explore with hands-on activities, crafts, and fun all to do with Dr. Seuss as we celebrate his birthday month!. Everyone is welcome with no registration!
Thursday, March 23rd at 3:30pm
Ages 6 to 10 year olds can enjoy a sweet Spring program with Janna! Learn some cool decorating techniques and create an edible masterpiece! Funded by the Friends of the Amesbury Library REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Monday, March 27th at 3:30pm
WINGS IN THE WIND
Meet local author Julia Walsh as she reads her book about a little duckling who survived on his own on the Merrimack River. She will follow up with activities to learn a little about the animals and amazing world of the salt marsh that is right in our backyard. Great for ages 4 years to 8 years. Please REGISTER so we know how many will attend!
All week there will be story stones and story baskets around the room to tell your own stories with. Play with our light table and make your own house and family.
Tuesday: Create 3d Stories complete with your own glasses to see them!
Wednesday: Ask at the Children’s desk from 10am – 5pm to borrow a Kindle and do some digital storytelling. Grades 2nd – Up and K-1st with parent.
Thursday: Make a marionette! Create various animals that can dance and walk and tell a story about them.
Friday: Create a thumb print story book! Your thumb print can turn into a bunny or an evil monster or a quiet owl. Create a book or comic strip!
ALL AGES ARE WELCOME THIS WEEK
NO REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED IN ADVANCE
(there might be a wait for a Kindle depending on the time of day)
For questions about programming contact
Clare Dombrowski (Children’s Librarian) at email@example.com
For information concerning access to Programs, please contact the Assistant Library Director at 978-388-8148 or by mail at Amesbury Public Library, 149 Main St., Amesbury, MA 01913. While the Library seeks to provide reasonable accommodation upon request for access to routine Library programs and resources, it is preferable that requests for accommodation with regard to scheduled events be made at least one week prior to the event to allow the Library sufficient time to make alternate arrangements for the event.
Funding for programming and supplies is provided by the Friends of the Amesbury Library, local businesses, donations from the community, and the donation of by presenters of their time. Thank you to them all!