Kids

Topsham Public Library is a great place for kids! From awesome books and fantastic storytimes to special events such as Big Truck Day and much, much more, there’s always something to do and see. Check out kids’ New Books and MoreEvents and Activities and Resources for Parents and Educators. Need more information, have a question or need to register for a program? Contact Mariah!

Topsham Public Library Kids Programs

January 20, 2020
  • January 20, 20201:00 pm - 3:00 pm • January 20, 2020

    Legos at the Library

    Come build with our Lego collection! We have giant bins full of Legos for older kids, and Duplos available for younger kids upon request!

  • January 20, 202012:00 pm - 4:00 pm • January 20, 2020

    Game Time!

    Various games will be available for drop-in play. Bring some friends and family and have some fun! Designed for ages 4 and up, but open to everyone with adult supervision.

January 22, 2020
  • January 22, 202010:15 am - 11:15 am • January 22, 2020

    Preschool Storytime

    At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45 - 60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

  • January 22, 20205:00 pm - 6:00 pm • January 22, 2020

    Young Critics

    Young Critics is an ongoing book discussion group for kids in grades 4 and 5. We meet every month from October to May at the library for great books, great conversation and a pizza dinner! Registration is required.

January 23, 2020
  • January 23, 202010:00 am - 10:20 am • January 23, 2020

    Baby & Me

    Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

  • January 23, 202010:30 am - 11:00 am • January 23, 2020

    Music & Rhyme Time

    At each Music & Rhyme Time for Twos, we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-40 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup!

January 25, 2020
  • January 25, 202010:00 am - 12:00 pm • January 25, 2020

    Preschool Fair

    The Preschool Fair helps you to get an idea of what preschool options are available in the area, and to match your child with the preschool setting that most meets your individual goals and circumstances. Many area preschools will be in attendance! Stop by, chat with representatives, and pick up brochures and information. Children are welcome!

  • January 25, 202011:00 am - 1:00 pm • January 25, 2020

    Drop-in Activities

    Various activities will be set up in the children’s section – activities may include art projects, sensory activities, experiments, building activities, and more! Designed for ages 4 and up, but open to everyone with adult supervision.

  • January 25, 20201:00 pm - 3:00 pm • January 25, 2020

    Legos at the Library

    Comebuild with our Lego collection! We have giant bins full of Legos for olderkids, and Duplos available for younger kids upon request!  

January 29, 2020
  • January 29, 202010:15 am - 11:15 am • January 29, 2020

    Preschool Storytime

    At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45 - 60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

January 30, 2020
  • January 30, 202010:00 am - 10:20 am • January 30, 2020

    Baby & Me

    Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

  • January 30, 202010:30 am - 11:00 am • January 30, 2020

    Music & Rhyme Time

    At each Music & Rhyme Time for Twos, we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-40 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup!

February 5, 2020
  • February 5, 202010:15 am - 11:15 am • February 5, 2020

    Preschool Storytime

    At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45 - 60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

  • February 5, 20205:00 pm - 6:00 pm • February 5, 2020

    Tween Reads

    We meet once a month to discuss great books and eat pizza! Open to grades 6 & 7, Tween Reads is facilitated by Mariah & Cyndi! Registration is required so we know how much pizza to buy!

February 6, 2020
  • February 6, 202010:00 am - 10:20 am • February 6, 2020

    Baby & Me

    Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

  • February 6, 202010:30 am - 11:00 am • February 6, 2020

    Music & Rhyme Time

    At each Music & Rhyme Time for Twos, we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-40 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup!

February 8, 2020
  • February 8, 202010:30 am - 11:00 am • February 8, 2020

    Family Storytime

    JoinMiss Mariah for stories & songs! Open to all ages, designed for ages 3-5. 

  • February 8, 202011:15 am - 1:00 pm • February 8, 2020

    Drop-in Activities

    Variousactivities will be set up in the children’s section – activities may includeart projects, sensory activities, experiments, building activities, andmore!  Designed for ages 4 and up, but open to everyone with adultsupervision.

February 12, 2020
  • February 12, 202010:15 am - 11:15 am • February 12, 2020

    Preschool Storytime

    At each themed Storytime we sing songs, dance, and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and of course, read stories! Storytime lasts approximately 45 - 60 minutes and is for preschool children ages 3-5. Often followed by an art project!

February 13, 2020
  • February 13, 202010:00 am - 10:20 am • February 13, 2020

    Baby & Me

    Baby & Me gives your child the opportunity to hear lots of language and music while you spend time bonding together! We sing songs, participate in action rhymes, and share a board book! Program lasts about 15 -20 minutes, and is for babies ages birth up to 23 months.

  • February 13, 202010:30 am - 11:00 am • February 13, 2020

    Music & Rhyme Time

    At each Music & Rhyme Time for Twos, we sing songs, dance and play instruments to a guitar accompaniment, participate in action rhymes, and read one short story. Each lively and fun session lasts about 20-40 minutes and is designed for two-year-olds and their grownup!

February 15, 2020
  • February 15, 20201:00 pm - 3:00 pm • February 15, 2020

    Legos at the Library

    Comebuild with our Lego collection! We have giant bins full of Legos for olderkids, and Duplos available for younger kids upon request!  

February 18, 2020
  • February 18, 20205:00 pm - 5:45 pm • February 18, 2020

    Young Critics

    Young Critics is an ongoing book discussion group for kids in grades 4 and 5. We meet every month from October to May at the library for great books, great conversation and a pizza dinner! Registration is required.