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ALA's Youth Media awards 2021

"The Oscars of the Kid-lit World"

It's been a very exciting day for literature of children and teens - today is the announcement of the American Library Association's Youth Media Awards! The "American Library Association's Youth Media Awards" is sort of a mouthful but it's a catchall title for all of the wonderful book awards... Read more

Snowflakes

Take it make it: Rolled Snow Man Mitten

We are continuing our snow theme this week with a Rolled Snowman Mitten Craft. Pick up your kit, or schedule a pick up by calling The Children's Room at 978-623-8440 or emailing... Read more

Snowman

Cuddle and Craft: The snowman's wish

Here's an idea for some family literacy time...Cuddle and Craft!  This week read a story about snow globes such as The Snowman's Wish or... Read more

Everything i need to know i learned from a children's book

Book Bundles for kids

Let our Children's Librarians help pick books for you to read!  Our book request form is located here and we can put together a bundle of books for you by topics, themes, genres, whatever you'd like!  We already have some pre-made kits but... Read more

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As Seen on Netflix

As Seen on Netflix

Did you know that some of your favorite Netflix series and movies started life as books? Alternately: did you know that some of your favorite books have been adapted into Netflix series and movies? Here's a list of 30 popular books whose movie/TV adaptations have either already debuted on... Read more

Youth Media Awards 2021

Today at the American Library Association's Midwinter Meeting the Youth Media Awards were announced.  Two of the most well known awards for Children's books are the Caldecott Award for Picture Book and the Newbery Award for Fiction... Read more

Run For Something

Run For Something

At noon on January 20th, Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States. Do you have your eye on being the 47th? Or maybe you'd like to start smaller and run for a local office, or just want to learn more about how the USA's political system works. Here are some books that... Read more

try something new in 2021!

New Year, New Hobbies!

The beginning of a new year usually brings resolutions and the desire to start afresh. This is great but sometimes starting out a new hobby or activity can be time-consuming and expensive. You may not want to sink a lot of money into something that you may not enjoy.

Luckily, MHL is here... Read more

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