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June Special Events for Children

Little Blue and Little Yellow Storywalk at the Rockport Harbor -
Wednesday-Friday, 6/22-6/24 11-11:45am

Stop by the Rockport Harbor (Rockport Marine Park) for a Storywalk and songs led by Charlie and pick up a take-and-make craft freaturing Little Blue and Little Yellow by Leo Lionni!
Celebrate an Ocean of Possibilities at the Rockport Public Library this summer!
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Summer Storytimes and S.T.E.A.M. Programs for Children

Stop by the library for our weekly children's programs this spring Space will be limited on a first-come first-serve basis. Programs will be indoors and will use the entire Children's Room unless the weather is particularly lovely.

Lego Club, Tuesdays 4-5pm (6/14, 6/28, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2, 8/9, 8/16)
Drop by the Children's Room for free play with legos or try out one of our builders challenges based on your reading interests. Past builders challenges have included castles, crime scenes, and cottages. Ideal for ages 4-12.

Messy Art Studio, Fridays 4-5pm (6/17, 7/1, 7/15, 7/22, 7/29, 8/5, 8/12)
Drop by the Children's Room for an outdoor process art workshop. This summer, we'll focus on crafting with recycled materials and plein air painting and enjoy the nearby harbor while we paint it! All art supplies will be provided. Ideal for ages 4-12. Want to learn more about process art for children? Read this article on

Lunchtime Storytime, Tuesdays 12:30-1pm (6/14, 6/28, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2, 8/9)

Drop in for a snack-friendly Storytime focused on shapes, colors, numbers, and ABCs. Weather permitting, we'll picnic in the park! Ideal for ages 2-5.

Bouncing Babies, Saturdays 10-10:30am (6/18, 7/2, 7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 8/6, 8/13)
Drop in for a Storytime with songs, Baby ASL, and lap bounces in the Children's Room. Ideal for babies ages 0-2.

Pajama Storytime, biweekly Wednesdays 6-6:30pm (6/29, 7/13, 7/27, 8/10)
Join us in the Children's Room for lullabies, sleepy books, and gentle stretches. Charlie will wear PJs and you should too! Ideal for ages 2-8. Siblings and stuffed animals are welcome!

Farmers Market Storytime, Saturdays 11-11:30am (6/25, 7/30)
Join us at the Guini Ridge Farmers Market for an outdoor Storytime with picture books and songs. Ideal for children under 12.