Category Archives: Children’s Room

Pumpkin Fest

Families join us Saturday, October 14th from 10-11:30 for our annual Fall Festival, this year PUMPKIN themed! We will have pumpkin painting, pumpkin games, and pumpkin stories. Sure to be fun for the entire family.

National Fossil Day! Thursday October 12, 4-7:45.

Fossil Day on Thursday October 12th 4 pm- 7:45 pm, is a FREE drop-in and mingle event, open to all ages. Bring your own fossils to share with others or to ask the experts about. Don’t have any fossils? Come enjoy what others bring and listen to the experts as they present. Families and students are encouraged to attend and explore the science of Paleontology! Event is brought to you by a partnership between MPRI, the Oak Bluffs Public Library and the National Park Service. When: Thursday October 12th, 4 pm- 7:45 pm . Where: Oak Bluffs Public Library. Who: EVERYONE!

Maritime Day for kids!

Saturday, Septmber 30th the Coast Guard is bringing a boat to the library to teach children and their families about boats and boat safety from 10:30-12:30. For older children, there will be a soap “scrimshaw” craft in the program room from 10-11:30. Younger ones are welcome to do our maritime scavenger hunt all day long! Sure to be a boatload of fun for the entire family.

Lego Block Party

Saturday, August 26th from 10-11:30 families are welcome to bring kids of all ages to our Lego Block Party! Play games and build with all sorts of blocks.

 

Building Bazaar

Saturday, August 12th from 10-11:30, join us in the Children and Teen Rooms for our Building Bazaar. Families can play games, kids can build with recyclables, and teens can take part in a construction challenge.  Sure to be fun for the entire family.

Put Yourself on the Map

Put yourself on our giant map of Oak Bluffs! On Saturday, July 22nd from 10-11:30, kids can decorate a house, drive the streets with toy cars, and have fun exploring their town with our special map.

Build a Gingerbread House!

Saturday, July 15 at 10am & 11am, kids can build and decorate their own gingerbread houses.  Space is limited. Please call the library at (508) 693-9433 to sign up.

Weekly summer programs for Kids and Teens!

We have four weekly programs this summer for Children and Teens starting in July that will go through August. Lego Club is Thursdays at 6pm.  Teen Construction Challenge is Wednesdays at 2:30pm.  Family Board Game Night is Tuesdays at 6pm, and Storytime with Island Grown Schools is Tuesdays at 11am. We will also continue to have storytimes Wednesdays and Fridays at 10:30am, and Thursdays at 11am. Please contact the library if you have any questions.