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Kids 5 years or older can get their own library card.
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Upcoming Events

April 16, 2024
10:00am - 10:30am

Make Way for Storytime

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April 16, 2024
11:00am - 11:30am

Make Way for Storytime

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April 16, 2024
3:00pm - 3:45pm

Science Heroes: Saving the Earth Together

Kids
April 17, 2024
10:30am - 11:00am

Little Beats

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April 17, 2024
4:00pm - 4:45pm

Draw Along Creatures

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April 18, 2024
10:00am - 10:30am

Make Way for Storytime

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April 18, 2024
11:00am - 11:30am

Make Way for Storytime

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April 18, 2024
2:00pm - 2:45pm

Escape Room: Time Travel Quest GROUP 1

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April 18, 2024
3:00pm - 3:45pm

Escape Room: Time Travel Quest GROUP 2

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April 18, 2024
4:00pm - 4:45pm

Escape Room: Time Travel Quest GROUP 3

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April 18, 2024
5:00pm - 5:45pm

Escape Room: Time Travel Quest GROUP 4

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April 19, 2024
10:30am - 11:00am

My First Storytime

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April 19, 2024
4:00pm - 4:45pm

Botanical Art

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Welcome

Welcome to the Children’s Room, a vibrant and special destination for kids, birth through grade 5, along with their families, caregivers, and teachers.

Our staff is ready to assist you in finding just the right books, learning a new resource, attending one of our programs, or navigating your way around the library.

We’re here to help you in any way!

Childrens' Books

Dial-A-Story

Picture books read aloud by our youth services librarians, appropriate for all ages.

Phone: (617) 796-1415

Dial-A-Story is a gift from the Friends of Newton Free Library.

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TumbleBook Library

An online collection of animated, talking picture books. Download the app for iOS and Android. To use the app, you will need a Newton Library card beginning with 21323.
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Britannica Public Library Edition for Kids

Includes Compton's Encyclopedia, Britannica Elementary Encyclopedia, and a wealth of material for younger students and children.
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PebbleGo

Digital information and research tool for K-3 students. Two modules are available: Animals (includes Dinosaurs) and Biographies. Each module features articles, activities, games, maps, videos, and engaging read-aloud audio.
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