Acton Memorial Library
Children's Events -  February 2019
The Library will be closed from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for staff development on Friday, February 8. The library will re-open from 1 to 5 p.m. that day.

The Library will be closed on Monday, February 18 for President's Day.
Family Movie Nigh t

The Great Muppet Caper
Friday, February 15 at 7 p.m.

Rated G

Kermit the Frog, The Great Gonzo, and Fozzie Bear are reporters who travel to Britain to interview and help a rich victim of jewel thieves, along with her secretary, Miss Piggy.

One adult must remain at the library with each family group for the duration of the program. The library is not open for other services.
Beginning Origami
with Lisa Corfman

Sat., February 16
2 to 3 p.m.

Ages 7-10


Registration is required. Call the Children's Department at 978-929-6655, option 4, to register. Registration begins on February 4.

Funded by The Friends of the Acton Libraries
Vacation Week Fun

Bingo Games

Weds., Feb. 20
1:30 p.m.

Join us for some high stakes bingo. There may even be prizes!



Drop-in Crafts

Thurs., Feb. 21
2 to 3:30 p.m.
For Grades 1 and up


Drop-in to learn a new craft and have some fun with your friends. No registration needed.

Vacation Movie: The House With a Clock in It's Walls

Fri., Feb 22
1 p.m.
Rated PG 

A young orphan named Lewis Barnavelt aids his magical uncle in locating a clock with the power to bring about the end of the world.

 Recommended for ages 8 and older.
Story Times
 
Preschool Story Time
Thursdays at 10 a.m.

Children ages 3-7 are invited to drop-in for an interactive themed story time with picture books, music and movement followed by a craft.

No registration required.
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Registration for the March / April session of  Under Twos and Tremendous Twos  Story Times will begin  February 25 . Call the Children's Department at 978-929-6655, option 4, for more information.
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Ed Morgan
Live Music for Kids


Monday, February 4 
3:30 to 4:15 p.m.

Tuesday, February 19
3:30 to 4:15 p.m.

Bring Your Kids to Dance and Sing Along

Sponsored by the Friends of the Acton Libraries
Read to Molly


Wednesdays
February 6 & 27
4:15 to 5:15 p.m.

Young readers can make a 15 minute appointment to read to Molly. Molly has gone to school to be a therapy dog, so she is a perfect listener.

Call the Children's Department at 978-929-6655, option 4, to register.
Lego Club
Thurs., Feb. 14
2:30 to 4 p.m. 

Youngsters ages 4 and up are invited to sharpen their Lego skills. Bring your imagination--the library has the Legos!  No sign-up needed. 
Family Games
Thursday, Feb. 28
2:30 to 4 p.m.

The library's collection of games, including Monopoly, puzzles, card games, checkers, chess, and more, is at the disposal of library users ages 6 to 12 and their families. New games to the collection are Candy Land, Hoot Owl Hoot, and Race to the Treasure.
New Books
 
Click here for a list of new 
books in the Children's Department.