Library Hours: Monday - Thursday 10 am - 7 pm, Friday & Saturday 10 am - 4pm

Kids

   

Welcome to the Brooks Free Library Children’s Room!

We are thrilled to offer a wide range of books, audiobooks, DVDs, board games, video games, kits, pre-loaded tablets and much more! With an enormous children’s room well stocked with a variety of toys to spark creativity and imagination, a bank of computers for homework and gaming, as well as a wide range of programming for children of all ages, we invite you to join us in celebrating the unique joys and requirements of childhood.

For a full listing of all our library programs, visit our Library Calendar.

Special Programs

September 7th – The library will be at Harwich Beach Day at Red River Beach, running a button making craft!

October 12th – Royalty Party

Princesses and Princes are invited to our Royalty Party on Saturday, October 12th at 2:00. We will play royalty-themed games, make sparkly crafts, and decorate royal cookies (if you have food allergies please contact Ann at acarpenter@clamsnet.org). Registration is required. Email acarpenter@clamsnet.org or call 508-430-7562 ext. 2 to register.

Regular Preschool Programs 

All of our regular programs are free and do not require registration. All ages are welcome unless otherwise noted. For a full listing of our FREE programs, including special events and programs for ages 11+ visit our event calendar!

For babies, toddlers and preschoolers

Mondays at 10:30 – Mother Goose on the Loose Babies, toddlers, and preschoolers can sing songs and play with musical instruments.

Wednesdays at 10:30 – Preschool Projects During the school year preschoolers are invited to a variety of projects and art experiences! Some projects are messy, so play clothes are encouraged!

Fridays at 10:30 – Story Time We will read stories and sing songs every Friday!

Regular After School Programs

Mondays at 3:00 – HJT Theater Explorer Members of the Cape Cod Theater Company will run theater games and improve scenes with students. The elementary school program runs 3:00-4:00 and is for first grade through fourth graders. The middle school/high school program is 4:00-5:00 and for grades 5 and above. The first session will be mid-September to Mid-November.

Thursdays at 3:00 – Lego Fun Children of all ages are invited to join us for free play with our zillions of Lego blocks and kits!

Children’s Room FAQ

For the answers to questions such as when children can be left alone in the library, who can use our computers, and other frequently asked questions, visit our Children’s Room FAQ.