Kids Events

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Wednesday, October 20

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Babies & their caregivers are invited to sign up for a gentle storytime of rhyming, movement & song.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Friday, October 22

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime featuring movies, music & more! For children through age 5.

We’re saving Fridays for a special, virtual event that features songs, hand rhymes, & a video story we can all share on the screen! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, October 25

10:00 am - 11:00 am

A live, in-person storytime for children ages 3-5!

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Online Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, October 25

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime for children ages 3-5!

If you aren’t able to join us in person, you’re still invited for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories…virtually! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event. Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

 

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesday, October 26

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Wednesday, October 27

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Babies & their caregivers are invited to sign up for a gentle storytime of rhyming, movement & song.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

STEAM Punk’d for grades K-4

STEAM Punk’d for grades K-4

Wednesday, October 27

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

A monthly project that explores Science Technology Engineering Arts & Math

If you love Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math, then boy do we have the program for you! Wear your wildest steampunk outfit & join us on your Early Release Days for a monthly event that explores different elements of STEAM education. Kits will be available to pick up in-person the week of each event. Complete your project on your own or join Miss Carly virtually at 3:30 PM to experiment together!

To help keep families safe, we’re offering a variety of in-person & virtual events this fall @ Blackstone Teen Services. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon & explore the world of STEAM together! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

This program was made possible by the Friends of the Blackstone Memorial Library

Rick Riordan Book Club for grades 4-6

Rick Riordan Book Club for grades 4-6

Thursday, October 28

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

A virtual book club for fans of cultures, myths, & fantasy!

Are you an intermediate student who loves to read? Join us virtually each month for a book club that features books from Rick Riordan Presents – a publishing group with the goal of sharing new cultures and backgrounds through stories inspired by mythology, folklore, and heritage. Our next book is Paola Santiago and the River of Tears by Tehlor Mejia. Signup is required for each event.

To help keep families safe, we’re offering a variety of in-person & virtual events this fall @ Blackstone Teen Services. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Friday, October 29

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime featuring movies, music & more! For children through age 5.

We’re saving Fridays for a special, virtual event that features songs, hand rhymes, & a video story we can all share on the screen! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Halloween Parade for Babies thru age 5 (Morning Session)

Halloween Parade for Babies thru age 5 (Morning Session)

Saturday, October 30

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Celebrate Halloween the day before at the Blackstone Memorial Library! Join Miss Mary and Miss Carly outside for a series of socially distant songs, fun reads and hand rhymes that will get you in a trick or treating mood. Costume marching around the building and takeaways will be included so registration is required.

Families are encouraged to bring their own blanket so that we can spread out on the front lawn and to dress warmly since the program will be taking place outside, weather permitting.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

This program was made possible by the Friends of the Blackstone Memorial Library

Halloween Parade for Babies thru age 5 (Afternoon Session)

Halloween Parade for Babies thru age 5 (Afternoon Session)

Saturday, October 30

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Halloween the day before at the Blackstone Memorial Library! Join Miss Mary and Miss Carly outside for a series of socially distant songs, fun reads and hand rhymes that will get you in a trick or treating mood. Costume marching around the building and takeaways will be included so registration is required.

Families are encouraged to bring their own blanket so that we can spread out on the front lawn and to dress warmly since the program will be taking place outside, weather permitting.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

This program was made possible by the Friends of the Blackstone Memorial Library

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, November 1

10:00 am - 11:00 am

A live, in-person storytime for children ages 3-5!

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Online Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, November 1

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime for children ages 3-5!

If you aren’t able to join us in person, you’re still invited for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories…virtually! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event. Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

 

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesday, November 2

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Nature Hunt: A Blackstone Library Walkabout for families grade K-12

Nature Hunt: A Blackstone Library Walkabout for families grade K-12

Tuesday, November 2

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Calling all families that are looking for some outdoor fun! The Youth Services Department is hosting a Nature Scavenger Hunt around the library grounds. Families can claim their hunt sheets at the youth services desk and then head outside to see what they can find. The first 10 families to complete the list will receive a nature journal to keep. This event does not require registration, just drop in anytime between 1:30 – 4:30 to pick up your scavenger hunt sheet.

To help keep families safe, please remember that masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To learn more about other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

This program is made possible by the Allan  Louis Loeb Foundation

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Wednesday, November 3

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Babies & their caregivers are invited to sign up for a gentle storytime of rhyming, movement & song.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Friday, November 5

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime featuring movies, music & more! For children through age 5.

We’re saving Fridays for a special, virtual event that features songs, hand rhymes, & a video story we can all share on the screen! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, November 8

10:00 am - 11:00 am

A live, in-person storytime for children ages 3-5!

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Online Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, November 8

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime for children ages 3-5!

If you aren’t able to join us in person, you’re still invited for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories…virtually! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event. Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

 

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesday, November 9

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Math Matters for grades K-2

Math Matters for grades K-2

Tuesday, November 9

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Join us on a mathematical journey through picture books for grades K-2

Math doesn’t have to be scary! Join us on a mathematical journey through picture books as we explore topics like: measurement, geometry, fractions and more. These sessions will be jam packed with hands-on learning and real world implications so that we can spice up mathematical concepts.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Wednesday, November 10

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Babies & their caregivers are invited to sign up for a gentle storytime of rhyming, movement & song.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Friday, November 12

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime featuring movies, music & more! For children through age 5.

We’re saving Fridays for a special, virtual event that features songs, hand rhymes, & a video story we can all share on the screen! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, November 15

10:00 am - 11:00 am

A live, in-person storytime for children ages 3-5!

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Online Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, November 15

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime for children ages 3-5!

If you aren’t able to join us in person, you’re still invited for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories…virtually! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event. Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

 

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesday, November 16

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Wednesday, November 17

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Babies & their caregivers are invited to sign up for a gentle storytime of rhyming, movement & song.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Friday, November 19

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime featuring movies, music & more! For children through age 5.

We’re saving Fridays for a special, virtual event that features songs, hand rhymes, & a video story we can all share on the screen! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

STEAM Punk’d for grades K-4

STEAM Punk’d for grades K-4

Wednesday, November 24

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

A monthly project that explores Science Technology Engineering Arts & Math

If you love Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Math, then boy do we have the program for you! Wear your wildest steampunk outfit & join us on your Early Release Days for a monthly event that explores different elements of STEAM education. Kits will be available to pick up in-person the week of each event. Complete your project on your own or join Miss Carly virtually at 3:30 PM to experiment together!

To help keep families safe, we’re offering a variety of in-person & virtual events this fall @ Blackstone Teen Services. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon & explore the world of STEAM together! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

This program was made possible by the Friends of the Blackstone Memorial Library

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Stories & Music for babies through 24 months

Wednesday, December 1

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Babies & their caregivers are invited to sign up for a gentle storytime of rhyming, movement & song.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Online Video Stories for children through age 5

Friday, December 3

11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A virtual storytime featuring movies, music & more! For children through age 5.

We’re saving Fridays for a special, virtual event that features songs, hand rhymes, & a video story we can all share on the screen! All you need is a computer, tablet, or phone & an internet connection to join the fun. Signup is required for each event.

Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. We can’t wait to see you soon! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Stories Alive for Ages 3-5

Monday, December 6

10:00 am - 11:00 am

A live, in-person storytime for children ages 3-5!

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesdays are for Twos! Storytime for ages 2-3

Tuesday, December 7

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Children & their caregivers are invited to sign up for an hour-long program of singing, dancing, rhyming & stories! Each week will be something new along with your old favorites.

To help keep families safe, please remember that sign up and masks will be required to attend all in-person events @ Blackstone Youth Services. If you’re not able to join us for an in-person storytime, a virtual storytime is also available at 11am. Space is limited & a waiting list will open when each event is full. Please be respectful of limited space & only sign up for events you can attend. If you are sick, please do not attend, just let Miss Carly know you’ll miss the event.

We can’t wait to see you @ the library! To sign up for this and other children’s events, visit our Youth Services Events Sign Up Page Here.