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Take & Make Activities


Tired of looking at devices all day long? No problem! Stop by some of our branches to participate in outdoor story walks or to pick up some fun activities!

Learn more about Take & Make Activities for all ages and see what's available at your branch.

Story Walks and Other Activities for Children

Pete the Cat Story Stroll
Come stroll the grounds at Burke Centre Library while following the pages of a beloved Pete the Cat story. Afterwards, call and ask for a Pete the Cat grab-and-go craft and some books.

Take a walk through the woods while reading from "The Snowy Day” by Ezra Jack Keats.  A take and make craft is available through curbside pickup at Martha Washington Library. StoryWalk® was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and has developed with the help of Rachel Senechal, Kellogg-Hubbard Library.

Paper Plate Polar Bear

Facebook Live: Early Literacy in Action - Polar Bear in the Snow by Mac Barnett

Join us on Friday, February 26 at 10:00 a.m. at for a storytime that will include a paper plate polar bear activity preschoolers can make using materials found in your home. 

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