Children’s Room

Telephone number: 413-967-9691       Lindsay Durell, Children’s Librarian

The Children’s Room is open all of the hours the library is open.  In addition to books we have music cds, books on cd, dvds and magazines appropriate for children from birth to 12 years old.

Storytime is held each Tuesday at 10 am.  In addition to reading stories, children will take part in songs and other activities and make a craft.

 Summer Book Club Corner

Book Club members reading When Life Gives You O.J. :

  • If you missed our meeting on July 24th: read chapters 10 & 11
  • If you attended book club on July 24th: You are all caught up! See you on Thursday for more reading!

The next meeting of the Summer Book Club will be July 31st at 1:30!



The Summer Reading Program is HERE!

Registration for events & the reading program is going on now!

Here is how the Summer Reading Program works… after receiving your reading log, keep track of every 1/2 hour that you spend reading independently or as a family. Each 1/2 hour earns you a chance to win a Fizz, Boom, Read prize bag filled with toys, free passes, & more goodies! Winners are picked every week!


Look at some of the FUN & FREE events that we have planned as part of our Summer Reading Program:

(Registration Required)

  • Wednesday, July 30th – 6:30 pm the Museum of Science presents: Science Magic! LOCATED AT THE WARE MIDDLE SCHOOL GYM. All Ages.
  • Wednesday, August 6th – 6:00 pm Forest Park Zoo: Zoo on the Go! All ages.
  • Monday, August 11th – 6:00 pm Movie Madness: Movie night at the library! Movie TBA. Located in the Reading Room. All Ages.
  • Wednesday, August 13th – 4:00 pm Summer Reading Finale Party! The Bruins mascot BLADES will be our special guest from 4:00 -5:00 – register now for a special storytime and craft with Blades! More finale party details coming soon!

Call 413-967-9691 for more information.