Children

Gingerbread Workshop for Kids

Gingerbread House Making • Registration Required Get into the holiday spirit with our Gingerbread House Making Workshops! Kids  of all ages are welcome to join us for this simple and yummy holiday craft. Caregivers are asked to stay in the room wtih thier children during the program. Registration is required.  All materials are provided, but please…

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Plant Flower with the Garden Club!

DIG IT! Plant flowers with the Thursday Garden Club, Ages 7-12 Thursday May 19, 2016 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM Story/Craft Room Registration Required: SIGN UP HERE  Kids ages 7-12 are invited to join our annual spring planting in the Children’s Garden using your ideas and transplanting skills to add beauty and color with flowers…

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Create your own Mini Garden!

TRANSPLANT IT! Create your own Mini Garden with the Thursday Garden Club, Ages 7-12 Wednesday May 4, 2016 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM Story/Craft Room Registration Required: SIGN UP HERE Kids ages 7 and up are invited to learn how to transplant flowers into your own mini-garden at this special event with the Thursday Garden…

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FAIR: Saturday Program for Families

We are very excited here at Goodnow about a special upcoming program called Family Adventures in Reading (FAIR). This is a six week program, sponsored by Mass Humanities, in which professional storyteller George Capaccio will lead families and children 6 and older in discussions about children’s stories on topics such as fairness, courage, and dreams….

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Truck Day 2015

Kids of all ages are invited to drop by the Goodnow Library parking lot anytime between 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM on Wednesday, July 15th to experience TRUCK DAY! Come and visit a variety of trucks from the Sudbury highway, fire and police departments. Kids young and old can touch, honk, and climb on the…

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Categories: Children, Summer Reading

April Vacation Week!

The Goodnow Library Children’s Department has many special events for children during April Vacation week (April 21st-24th)! On Tuesday, come to the library to see Awesome Robb’s Magic Show! Wednesday kids and caregivers can watch Big Hero 6  while eating popcorn! On Thursday drop by the library to watch some of Sudbury’s most talented kids…

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Lemonade Stand Girls

Over the summer, two young local residents held a lemonade stand to raise money for a charity of their choice. When all was said and done their mom Jill asked them where they would like to donate the money raised. Both suggested their local library – the Goodnow Library! Sisters, and frequent library patrons, Celeste…

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Goodnow Library Summer Schedule

Goodnow Library Summer Schedule July 7 – October 31: Monday: 9 am-9 pm Tuesday: 9 am-9 pm Wednesday: 9 am-9 pm Thursday: 9 am-9 pm Friday: 9 am-5 pm Saturday: 9 am-1 pm Sunday: CLOSED Saturday, August 30: CLOSED Sunday, August 31: CLOSED Monday, September 1 (Labor Day): CLOSED Monday, October 13 (Columbus Day): CLOSED

Categories: Adults, Children, Teens

Goodnow Library Summer Reading Program 2014

An exciting summer of reading is in store for children at the Goodnow Library!  All kids from birth through rising 6th graders are invited to participate in the library’s summer reading program. One of the most effective ways to improve reading skills is to read regularly and often, and research has shown that children who…

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Categories: Children, Summer Reading

Teen Fall Volunteer Program

Teen Summer Volunteer Program The Children’s Department is looking for enthusiastic teen volunteers to help with programs and events! Click on the Fall 2014 Teen Volunteer Application to download and print. Applications will be accepted at the Children’s Desk until Friday, September 12. We are looking for volunteers who can commit a set schedule of regular…

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Categories: Children, Teens