August Events in The Children’s Room

Critter Craft: Octopus Crown

Monday, August 2 – 7

Pick up new Critter Craft every day this week during normal business hours outside the library doors and make at home. While supplies last!

"The Fisherman and His Wife" Puppet show

Monday, August 2 (all day)

 For all ages.

This show will be shown virtually throughout the day.  Required registration for this virtual program starts Monday, July 12 at 9:00 a.m. Click here to register for this event and get more details.  All registrants will receive a link prior to the program.

Funded by the Family Resource Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.  https://s3.amazonaws.com/ai-assets/billericalibrary/cti%20image_363_sm.jpg

"See the World with SeaWorld: Beluga Whales"

Tuesday, August 3 at 10:00 a.m. 

For ages 3-10.

Required registration for this virtual, zoom program starts Monday, July 12 at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to register for this event and get more details.

This event is generously funded by the Fedorka Family in remembrance of their daughter, Amanda Fedorka.

Tots & Tales Storytime

Wednesday, August 4 at 10:00 a.m. 

Appropriate for toddlers and preschoolers.

Join us for a storytime outside on the COA lawn, next to the library.  No registration required.

Each week will focus on a different animal habitat.  This week’s storytime explores the creatures of the ocean.

In the event of rain, the program will be CANCELLED.

"The Zoo and You" Storytime with the Fort Worth Zoo

Thursday, August 5 at 10:00 a.m.  

For ages 3.5 – 6 years old.

Required registration for this virtual, zoom program starts Monday, July 19 at 9:00 a.m. Click here to register for this event and get more details.

Funded by the Family Resource Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.  https://s3.amazonaws.com/ai-assets/billericalibrary/cti%20image_363_sm.jpg

"Tails & Tales" with Wingmasters

Friday, August 6 at 10:00 a.m. 

For all ages.

Join us outside on the COA lawn, next to the library, for this exciting animal show with live birds of prey.

Required registration for this program starts Monday, July 5 at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to register for this event and get more details.

This program is generously funded in part by a grant from the Billerica Local Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.

Saturday Story Series with Big Joe the Storyteller

Saturday, August 7   

This program features the stories: “Teeny, Tiny Fly & The Great Big Whale”, “I Blame You”, “Anansi Races Coyote” and “Bear & Chipmunk.”

This program was generously funded by the Family Foundation Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.

Click here to get the link to this exciting show. You and your family may watch the program at your own leisure anytime the month of July and August!

Critter Craft: Momma Hen & Her Chicks

Monday, August 9 – 14

Pick up new Critter Craft every day this week during normal business hours outside the library doors and make at home. While supplies last!

"Cha Cha Chimps" (a Books Alive program)

Monday, August 9 at 10:00 a.m. 

For ages 3.5 – 6 years old.                .

Join us for a special booktalk, fun activities and a craft.

Required registration for this program starts Monday, July 12 at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to register for this event and get more details.

Sponsored by The Salem Five Charitable Foundation.

See the World with SeaWorld: Dolphins

Tuesday, August 10 at 10:00 a.m. 

For ages 3-10.

Required registration for this virtual, zoom program starts Monday, July 19 at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to register for this event and get more details.

This event is generously funded by the Fedorka Family in remembrance of their daughter, Amanda Fedorka.

Tots & Tales Storytime (drop-in)

Wednesday, August 11 at 10:00 a.m. 

Appropriate for toddlers and preschoolers.

Join us for a storytime outside on the COA lawn, next to the library.  No registration required.

Each week will focus on a different animal habitat.  This week’s storytime explores the creatures who live on the farm.

In the event of rain, the program will be CANCELLED.

"Chicken Little" Puppet Show

Wednesday, August 11 (all day)

 For all ages.

This show will be shown virtually throughout the day.  Required registration for this virtual program starts Monday, July 19 at 9:00 a.m. Click here to register for this event and get more details.  All registrants will receive a link prior to the program.

Funded by the Family Resource Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.  https://s3.amazonaws.com/ai-assets/billericalibrary/cti%20image_363_sm.jpg

"The Zoo and You" Storytime with the Fort Worth Zoo

Thursday, August 12 at 10:00 a.m.  

For ages 3.5 – 6 years old.

Required registration for this virtual, zoom program starts Monday, July 26 at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to register for this event and get more details.

Funded by the Family Resource Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.  https://s3.amazonaws.com/ai-assets/billericalibrary/cti%20image_363_sm.jpg

"Dinosaurs Rock" (virtual fossil interactive adventure)

Thursday, August 12 at 6:30 p.m. 

For ages 4 and up.

Required registration for this virtual, zoom program starts Monday, June 28 at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to register for this event and get more details.

“This program is supported in part by a grant from the Billerica Local Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency”

Wildlife Encounters Animal Show

Friday, August 13 at 10:00 a.m. 

For all ages.

Live, outside animal program on the COA lawn (next to Billerica Public Library)

Required registration for this program starts Monday, July 26 at 9:00 a.m.   Click here to register for this event and get more details.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Billerica Public Library.

Saturday Story Series with Big Joe the Storyteller

Saturday, August 14   

This program features the stories: “Rumpelstiltskin”, a classic tale, “The Burping Mouse”, a story about a mouse who burps, and “Silly Sally the Snake”.

This program was generously funded by the Family Foundation Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.

Click here to get the link to this exciting show. You and your family may watch the program at your own leisure anytime the month of July and August!

"The Zoo and You" Storytime with the Fort Worth Zoo

Tuesday, August 17 at 10:00 a.m.  

For ages 3.5 – 6 years old.

Required registration for this virtual, zoom program starts Monday, July 26 at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to register for this event and get more details.

Funded by the Family Resource Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.  https://s3.amazonaws.com/ai-assets/billericalibrary/cti%20image_363_sm.jpg

Summer Singalong with James Lepler

Wednesday, August 18 at 10:00 a.m. 

For ages 0-5

Join us outside on the COA lawn (next the the library) for a fun-filled, musical program with James Lepler.

Required registration for this program starts Monday, July 26 at 9:00 a.m.  Click here to register for this event and get more details.

Funded by the Family Resource Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.  https://s3.amazonaws.com/ai-assets/billericalibrary/cti%20image_363_sm.jpg

"Little Red Riding Hood" puppet show

Thursday, August 19 (all day)

 For all ages.

This show will be shown virtually throughout the day.  Required registration for this virtual program starts Monday, July 19 at 9:00 a.m. Click here to register for this event and get more details.  All registrants will receive a link prior to the program.

Funded by the Family Resource Network which is a program funded by the Department of Early Education and Care and managed by Community Teamwork, Inc.  https://s3.amazonaws.com/ai-assets/billericalibrary/cti%20image_363_sm.jpg

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