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Beginning February 18th the library will be open to the public by appointment only on the following...

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The Library is now open for curbside pick up.  Please wear your mask when interacting with library staff for their...

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Reader's Advisory »

We know you can't browse our shelves right now.  We'd still like to help you find books to read.  Fill out one of the...

For the safety of all, returned items will be quarantined for a minimum of 72 hours prior to being checked in and made available to our patrons. In addition, we ask that you not return anything in our book drop if a member of your household is sick.  Please wear a mask when visiting the library for curbside pick-up.

 

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Notary Services:notary services


Notary Services are available by appointment.  Please call the library at 978-540-2600 or email us at info@littletonlibrary.org.  Please bring all the required documents, your license, your own pen, and please wear a mask.  Thank you.

 

We want to help you find books you're next great read


We know you can't browse our shelves right now.  We'd still like to help you find books to read.  Fill out one of the forms below and we'll get back to you with recommendations!

For the Readers Advisory form for the children's room click here.

For the Readers Advisory form for all other ages, please click here.

For Novelist please click here.  Created especially for people who love books, NoveList Plus is the premier online database for reading recommendations, available through libraries around the world.

 

How do I get a digital library card?digital library card


If you are a Littleton resident, and a need a Littleton Library Card to enjoy our online services, please click here.  

The link will take you to a registration form.  Please fill out as much of the information as possible.  Someone on the library staff will then be in contact with your new library card number and pin.  You can use this number to access our online resources from home.  The e-card will be a temporary number which will last for 3 months.  For a permanent card, you will have to visit the Library once the current health crisis is over.  Please bring a picture ID or a copy of your utility bill to sign-up.  

No Book Donations at this Timedonations on hold


We are not accepting book donations at this time

POSTED ON: MAY 13, 2020 - 8:52AM

The library is currently not accepting book donations. Our storage areas are full and we were unable to hold our May book sale. So hang onto potential donations and keep your fingers crossed for a sale in the fall.

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Library Hours

  • Monday,  Friday, Saturday: 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, 10:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • Tuesday, Thursday: 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Holiday Schedule


The library is currently operating on a normal schedule.

Planned 2019-2020 Closures

  • January 1, 2020 - New Year's Day 
  • January 21, 2020 - MLK, Jr. Day
  • February 18, 2020 - President's Day
  • April 20, 2020 - Patriots' Day
  • May 25, 2020 -Memorial Day
  • July 4, 2020 - Independence Day
  • September 7, 2020 - Labor Day
  • October 12, 2020 - Columbus Day
  • November 11, 2020 - Veterans' Day
  • November 28, 2020 - Thanksgiving Day
  • December 25, 2020 - Christmas Day

Upcoming Programs in the Children's Room

During March 2021

 

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We now have a special Facebook Page for our Children's posts and storytimes.

Click here for a link to the group page.

         The following storytime programs can be found on that Facebook page.

 

       P.J. Storytime with Mrs. Sill

        Meets the second Wednesday

        Wednesday - March 10th at 7:00 pm


Littles and Letters Storytimes

Meets every Wednesday  at 11:30 AM.

During March, we will be doing letters "T" through "X."

This is designed for 3-5 year olds. 

We will be going right through the alphabet!


                Toddler Storytimes with Jen Hamilton

Friday mornings at 10:00 AM.

In March, they are on:

5th, 12th, 19th and 26th.

This is designed for ages 18-36 months. 

 

 


If you need books at any time,

either put a hold on them in the catalog,

fill in a Reader's Advisory form,

OR send us an email at: rhlchildrensroom@littletonlibrary.org


 

March Craft in the Children's Room

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Flying Fish from a CD

 

In the "Take It and Make It" bag, you will receive all that you need to make this craft.

Please sign up as the number of kits available is limited to 35.

Sign up date is March 9th; they will be available from the 9th to 16th.

 


 

Second Grade Virtual Book Club on Zoom
March 23rd from 4:30-5:15

the bad guys

The March book selection is:

The book selection  is: "Bad Guys" by Aaron Blabey,  the first title in this series.

BUT, if you would like to read ANY of the others in this series, that is fine, too.

They are available as ebooks in Overdrive, one of our databases, and there are many in the MVLC.

You can read it yourself, or someone can read it to you.

In order to have the book read by our meeting date,

please sign up as early as possible on the Children's calendar and

 put a hold on one of the Blabey books at the beginning of the

month so that you will have it in time. You will be mailed the Zoom link prior to the 23rd.

 


oggie Cooder book cover

Third Grade Virtual Book Club on Zoom
              March 11th from 4:30-5:15

A Zoom 3rd grade virtual book club led by Miss Jennifer.

The Book will be "Oggie Cooder" by Sarah Weeks

Please pick up a copy of the book and craft materials

 beginning February 20 via curbside pickup.

                             A Zoom link and password will be emailed to you prior to the event.

Please sign up by March 5 so the link can be emailed & you have time to gather your materials for the craft!


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Winter Reading Program at the R.H.L.

December 19, 2020 to February 20, 2021

Winter Reading was a success!

We had 120 children sign up for the program and they read for 2,431 hours!

Nine lucky winners were very happy to come and collect their prizes.

The tickets in the jars were counted and there were 3,246 tickets in there!

Baby Yoda was number one with 804 tickets.

The others prizes with over 400 tickets each were:

Marble Maze, Stuffed Unicorn, Lava lamp and the Unicorn Sequined Pillow.

Thank you to all the children who took part in our 5th Winter Reading Program!

It may have been a bit different this year, but the purpose was achieved:

CHILDREN READ, and READ, and READ!


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Massachusetts Children's Book Award

We are getting closer to voting time, which this year, will be in April!

Here is the link to the MCBA list.

If you are a fourth, fifth or sixth grader,

you are eligible to vote after reading 5 books from the list. Voting takes place in April 2021.

http://massachusettschildrensbookaward.blogspot.com