Youth Library

Youth Library Visits by Appointment

Please call the Youth Library directly at 978-829-1789, or email to schedule an appointment. 

Masks are required and hand sanitizer will be available upon entering. Children are welcomed to join you, but please be aware that all of the toys have been put away and they will not be able to play on the computers.

Need Books?!

Let Ms. Nikki and Ms. Jane browse the shelves for you!!

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Personalized Book Recommendations
Picture Book Bundle

Check out a Mini Collection! 

Call us at 978-829-1789 or email at to request a mini collection of books/DVDs/CDs/Magazines.  You can select one of the collections listed below, or give us a topic and we will build a mini collection for you to check out! 

Available Mini Collections: 

  • Snowy Winter 1
    • Snowman DVD
    • Wintersongs CD
    • 7 Winter books
  • Snowy Winter 2
    • Bob's Winter Build DVD
    • The Berenstain Bears DVD
    • 7 Winter books
  • Raffi
    • Animal Songs Raffi CD
    • Raffi in Concert DVD
    • 3 Raffi books
  • Meditation/Yoga
    • Breathe Like a Bear DVD
    • Good Morning Yoga DVD
    • Still Quiet Place CD
    • 3 Yoga books (one for parents)
    • 2 Mindfulness books
  • Biography
    • Who Was? Artist Biographies Audio CD
    • Shark Lady DVD
    • 3 Picture book biographies
  • Ed Emberley Read and Draw
    • Ed Emberley's Drawing Book of Halloween
    • Ed Emberley's Drawing Book of Faces
    • 4 Stories by Ed Emberley
  • Valentine 1
    • Angelina Ballerina Sweet Valentine DVD
    • Paper Crafts for Valentine's Day
    • 5 Valentine books
  • Valentine 2
    • Charlie Brown Valentine DVD
    • Crafts for Valentine's Day
    • 5 Valentine books
  • Lois Ehlert
    • Scraps: Notes from a Colorful Life by Lois Ehlert
    • 5 Stories by Lois Ehlert

FREE Educational Resources

Aldrich Astronomical Society - Storytimes, links, and tips for backyard astronomy tips.  

Observing the Moon
Story time from space
Aldrich Cornerstones NASA URL links
Stuck at home learning links for kids and adults
Backyard Astronomy Links
NASA Space Exploration links - Educational games and videos, includes Sesame Street, Caillou, Arthur, Berenstain Bears. 

Sesame Street - Caring for Each Other - Content and resources you can use with your family to offer comfort and spark playful learning. - Printable preschool activities, word search puzzles, mazes, etc. - Engaging learning games, animated movies, and activities. Designed with relevance, depth, and humor to encourage kids on their unique learning paths. - Free programming language where kids can learn to create their own interactive stories, games, and animations. - Educational games, movies, books, songs. etc  - Find out how stuff works. - Easy science experiments for kids using household items. 

Abdo Zoom - online learning database for grades Pre-K - 2

Little Bins for Little Hands - Slime, science, and Legos. 

WGBH - Distance Learning Center (PBS)

Boston Children’s Museum - Play & Learning Resources, and Museum Virtual Tour

​online resources

Access our databases at home! Click on the picture to access the Gale In-Context Elementary (Formerly Kids InfoBits) database - it includes fun scavenger hunts, lesson plans, projects and other educational resources.  


Weekly  Programs in the YOUTH LIBRARY