Search form

Children's Room Blog

Miss Sarah, Miss Sue, Miss Sadie and Miss Jane had such a wonderful summer--our kids totally rocked the Summer Reading Program, reading a total of 8,599 hours!!  AMAZING!! Thanks to all who participated!

We're extending our Tuesday afternoon movie schedule for an additional 3 weeks!  Come on down to the library to see some great family films---Tuesday, Aug.11, 18, and 25--at 2:00pm.  It's cool on a hot day, and dry on a rainy day---bring blankets, pillows, and water bottles---we provide the popco

We had a wonderful, informative, and entertaining visit from WMUR's weatherman, Kevin Skarupa last Wednesday.  We learned a lot about clouds, snow, rain, and other weather phenomena, and Kevin finished up by reading us a weather-themed story, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 3 : Planet of the

What more can we say?? Our favorite photo-op of the year, the Annual Pet Show, was held on Thursday, July 16 on the library lawn...It was a gorgeous day, and a wonderful time was had by all---even the pets have fun!!

The fun continues...

We had a magical time with Norman Ng, magician extraordinaire---after seeing his amazing magic tricks, we're ready to believe "it's magic"!!

Steve Blunt and Marty Kelley started off our summer with a wonderful performance---everyone had a great time singin', dancin', and listening to Marty read his books...

Wow!  As soon as the library doors opened on Monday, we had children at our window, ready to sign up for summer reading--and by the time we closed, over 200 children had registered!  Crazy busy, and LOTS of fun!  We can't wait to start talking with everyone about the great books they're reading..

Our wonderful poetry collection is on display this month in the Children's Room.  Come on down and check out some poetry---and, while you're at it, add a poem-leaf to our bulleting board!

We had a great February vacation here at the Amherst Town Library! We had a visiting guinea pig who listened to our young readers, craft-time, French w/ Madame Thenin, a movie matinee, a delicious cookie-decorating party, and time to play with our manipulative building toys...

Make sure to come and check out an adventure in the Children's Room!