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Preschool Storytime: Mon.--10:00 am

For ages 3-5 years 

Step Into Music: Tue.--10:00 am

For ages 3-5 years

Bedtime Stories: Tue.--6:30 pm

Recommended for ages 2-7 years

Infant Storytime:  Wed.--10:00 am

For ages 0-12 months

Mother Goose on the Loose: 

Thurs.--10:00 am

For ages 12-36 months

1, 2, 3 Explore:

(Starting June 28)

Fri.--10:00 am

Recommended for ages 12-36 months

Stories and Snowcones:

(Starting June 28)

Fri.--1:30 pm

 All ages--with a snowcone treat!

Summer Reading is Here!

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Here in the Children's Room, we strive to create a space that is inviting and fun for children and families.  Please drop in not only to find your new favorite book, movie or video game, but to engage in great activities and to play with family, friends, and other members of your community!  Your Children's Librarians are always here to help, so let us know how we can be of service to you. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Questions, comments, and suggestions are always welcome.  Please reach out to Ray Fontaine at rayf@derrypl.org.  


Read 1,000 Books!

1,000 Books Before Kindergarten is a nationwide early literacy initiative that encourages families to read to their young children and to use the resources available to them at their public libraries.  Additionally, the program encourages family bonding through reading.  


Ask about it today at the Children's Room Desk!

Upcoming Events

07/22 - 10:00am - 10:45am
Story program with Ms. Alexis for children ages 3-5 years old and their caregiver.  Lively time of...
07/22 - 10:45am - 11:15am
Our friends from Let's Play Music will be back in the Children's Room with a super fun Instrument...
07/23 - 10:00am - 10:45am
Join Ms. Eileen for this lively music and dance program for young children (ages 3-5 years old) and...
07/23 - 10:45am - 11:15am
Our friends from Let's Play Music will be back in the Children's Room with a super fun Instrument...

Kids Homepage