Winter Programs at Hamilton-Wenham Library

The Hamilton Library offer a great selection of programs for North Shore Childre

Hamilton-Wenham Public Library Winter 2012 Children's Program registration begins on Tuesday, January 17 at 10 a.m. in person in the Children’s Room. Most of the classes begin the week of January 23, 2012 and continue through the second week of March.

Choose a class that best suits your child’s behavior and readiness and be mindful that all programs begin promptly at the stated time. As a courtesy to your group leader, please get to the Children’s Room EARLY, so that there will be ample time for removing coats, getting drinks, using the bathroom, etc.

  • BABY BOOKWORMS:  Fridays at 10:30 a.m. or 11:00 a.m. running from January 27 - March 23. PRE-REGISTER FOR ONE OF THESE SESSIONS. This 30 minute program is designed for newborns – 18 months. Join Sue Shepard for 30 minutes of stories, songs, and finger plays.  Children must be accompanied by their caregiver and alternate care for siblings is encouraged. *Pre-registration begins on Tuesday, January 17 at 10am and is required in person in the Children's Room. Space is limited.
  • MUSIC & MOVEMENT:  Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. running from January 25, to March 21. This hour long story class is presented by Lisa Davis of Cape Ann Early Intervention and is for children age 18 – 30 months. *Pre-registration begins on Tuesday, January 17 at 10am and is required in person in the Children's Room. Space is limited. Children must be accompanied by their caregiver and alternate care for siblings is encouraged.

  • TERRIFIC TWOS AND THREES: Mondays at 11:00 a.m. running from January 23 - February 13. This 30 minute story class is lead by Kate Jovin and is full of stories, songs, and finger plays.  Graduates of Baby Bookworms are welcome! *Pre-registration is appreciated. Space is limited.

  • RHYTYM & RHYME: Tuesdays 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. running from January 24 - March 20. This 45 minute story program designed for preschoolers and kindergartners is led by Xenda Laramie. Classes include stories fingerplays and a craft. Pre-registration is appreciated.

  • LEGO-MANIA for Grades 1 – 5:  4 Wednesdays: February 1, February 15, March 7, March 21, 3:00 – 4:00 pm. Create a masterpiece, share your ideas and designs, work individually or as a team. This is a non-competitive, non-robotics program, created to share the joy of Legos.*Pre-registration is appreciated.

  • WORLD OF WIZARDING for Grades 2-5: 4 Wednesdays: January 25, February 8, February 29, March 14, 3:00 - 4:00 pm. This Harry Potter themed program includes reading, crafts, and spells each week. Muggles welcome.

  • Dads & Donuts Saturdays: January 28, February 18, March 31, 11 a.m.
  • Lunar New Year Celebration: Wednesday, February 22, 1 – 3 pm
  • Seasonal Stories and Crafts: January 14, February 11, March 17, 11 a.m
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Massive Spring and Summer Children's Consignment Event

Massive Spring and Summer Children's Consignment Event
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12:00 am

Museum of Science Dogs! A Science Tail Exhibition- Cambridge

Museum of Science Dogs! A Science Tail Exhibition- Cambridge
Let curiosity be your guide, and discover life from a dog's point of view in Dogs! A Science Tail, the Museum's newest exhibition. Experience the extraordinary way dogs see, smell, and hear the world. Admission is included with an Exhibit Halls ticket.
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Toys The Inside Story Discovery Museum, Acton

Toys The Inside Story Discovery Museum, Acton
Did you ever want to open an Etch-a-Sketch® to see how it works? Wonder what makes Elmo® dance? Want to see what triggers the buzzer in Operation®? Explore the inside world of toys and the pulleys, cams, gears, circuits, and linkages that make them work at the Discovery Museum in Acton.
9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Dog Friendly Shops at MarketStreet Lynnfield

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10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Farm Friends

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Children three to six and a favorite adult of their choosing are invited to share in some fun-filled farm adventures which will connect them to daily life at Spencer Peirce Little Farm.
10:00 am to 11:00 am

Arts and Crafts for Little Ones with Colleen Apostolos

Art Classes for children with Colleen Apostolos
Certified Montessori teacher, artist and local mother, Colleen Apostolos-Marsh will guide your young artist in an exploration of color, shape, and texture. Using a variety of media, your child will be free to express their in a beautiful space while socializing and engaging in cooperative play....
10:15 am to 11:15 am

Cinderella at Larcom Theatre in Beverly MA - Friday

Cinderella at Larcom Theatre in Beverly MA - Friday
Bullied by her two mean Step Sisters, Cinderella’s future looks bleak until her Fairy Godmother casts a spell and sends her to the ball. How will the Prince ever find her when she flees at midnight, leaving behind a single glass slipper? True to the story, bringing to life this tale for all time, a...
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Saturday, April 11

Massive Spring and Summer Children's Consignment Event

Massive Spring and Summer Children's Consignment Event
Don't miss the Children's Drop and Shop Spring and Summer consignment sales event at Pingree School, Hamilton MA, for name brand children’s clothing, toys, gear and furniture. Shop for the best bargains on new & gently used Spring and Summer children's clothing, brand name toys and gear,...
12:00 am

Museum of Science Dogs! A Science Tail Exhibition- Cambridge

Museum of Science Dogs! A Science Tail Exhibition- Cambridge
Let curiosity be your guide, and discover life from a dog's point of view in Dogs! A Science Tail, the Museum's newest exhibition. Experience the extraordinary way dogs see, smell, and hear the world. Admission is included with an Exhibit Halls ticket.
9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Toys The Inside Story Discovery Museum, Acton

Toys The Inside Story Discovery Museum, Acton
Did you ever want to open an Etch-a-Sketch® to see how it works? Wonder what makes Elmo® dance? Want to see what triggers the buzzer in Operation®? Explore the inside world of toys and the pulleys, cams, gears, circuits, and linkages that make them work at the Discovery Museum in Acton.
9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Touch a Truck and Open House at Goddard School Middleton

Goddard School Middleton MA, Danvers MA, North Andover MA. infant, preschool, Pr
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9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Sing & Dance with the Music Man

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Come join the fun at Community House Of Hamilton & Wenham Monday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings at 10 a.m. for 30 - 45 minutes of great music with Brian Doser! Sing and dance with the Music Man during a family concert, featuring familiar and original tunes, performed by local dad and musician...
10:00 am to 10:45 am

Support Zoo New England's Bottle Drive

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10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Second Saturday - Faces of the Community

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10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Dog Friendly Shops at MarketStreet Lynnfield

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Animal lovers will be glad to learn MarketStreet Lynnfield has over 40 shops and restaurants that are dog-friendly. Use #PupsOfMarketStreet on social media when you are there with your four-legged friend to get a free treat at PolkaDog Bakery. Enjoy!
10:00 am to 9:00 pm

Chess Club at Sawyer Free

Chess Club at Sawyer Free Library in Gloucester Massachusetts.
Sign up for chess with Jaime online! No prior experience necessary, and players of all skill levels are welcome - both new players and experienced players are sure to enjoy a fun yet challenging session. All ages welcome.
10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Cinderella at Larcom Theatre in Beverly MA -Saturday

Cinderella at Larcom Theatre in Beverly MA - Friday
Bullied by her two mean Step Sisters, Cinderella’s future looks bleak until her Fairy Godmother casts a spell and sends her to the ball. How will the Prince ever find her when she flees at midnight, leaving behind a single glass slipper? True to the story, bringing to life this tale for all time, a...
11:00 am to 3:30 pm