Children's audio books and more!
Links You Might Like
For fun, games and videos from the folks at Public Broadcasting

Try sponsored by the Childrens Network.

Or visit where fun learning and development happen,  provided by the Massachusetts Dept of Early Education and Care.

Check out a new Book Club - just for girls at!

International Children's Digital Library

Looking for a children's book in a foreign language?

The International Children's Digital Book Library Foundation's mission is to build a digital library of outstanding children's books from around the world and supporting communities of children and adults in exploring and using this literature through innovative technology designed in close partnership with children for children. Click here to enter the Digital Library.

Don't forget our Boston Bruins Pajama Drive!!
We will accept donations of new pajamas through March 16th.

Welcome to the Children's Room!!
For this season's schedule of Story Hours and Play Groups and Book Clubs for Kids, click on the Things to Do tab above.

Thursday, March 12th, 6 - 7:30 pm, Adult Program Room
Low-Tech Robotics Program

Low-tech robotics expert, Kathy Ceceri, will show  kids ages 7 and older how to build a variety of working robot projects from everyday materials. Workshop participants will get to design, build and take home a self-propelled robot walker like those being studied in real robotics labs!
Kathy will also be signing copies of her books, Robotics : Discover the Science and Technology of the Future and Making Simple Robots, which contain background information and directions on all the projects shown.
Space is limited and registration is required.
Please call Terry (508) 759-0644 X106 or email:

Lego Club at the Library
The JBPL Drop-in Lego Club for children in grades K-4 will meet on the 1st Thursday of each month from 6:00 - 7:30pm on
February 5th, March 5th, and April 2nd.

Legos supplied by the library, just bring your imagination!

Question?? Call or email Terry Johnson: / 508-759-0644 x106.

The Last Hurrah Pajama Story Hour with Big Ryan - Tuesday, March 10th, 6:30pm
Join us at the JBPL for one last event as we partner with Cradles to Crayons & the Boston Bruins to help collect pajamas for local children in need.
 Admission is one pair of new pajamas per child. Feel free to wear your pajamas. Milk and cookies will be served.

Science Saturday with Mad Science
Saturday, March 14, 10:00am - Adult Program Room

The Jonathan Bourne Public Library welcomes
Mad Science for "Science Saturday". This program is appropriate for children in preschool through 2nd grade.

Questions?? Please call (508)759-0644 X106 or email

Science Saturday is brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

Tuesdays This Winter starting Jan. 13th, 10:00 am - JBPL Meeting Room
Parent Talk with Julie Sacchetti
Parenting is full of beautiful moments, laughs and love, but it's not always easy! Come and talk parenting with Julie Tuesdays this season.