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Snippets of life in the Children's Room
Arlington, MA

We “Huffed” and we “Puffed”!  Architectural wonders were hard to blow down??!

American Girls are officially ready for check-out!  Borrow Kaya, Rebecca, Addy, Ruthie, Josefina, Marie-Grace, Cecile, or Kit for one week at a time and be sure to report back about the adventures you have.  Have questions?  Just let us know!

American Girls are officially ready for check-out!  Borrow Kaya, Rebecca, Addy, Ruthie, Josefina, Marie-Grace, Cecile, or Kit for one week at a time and be sure to report back about the adventures you have.  Have questions?  Just let us know!

TOO MANY MARBLES!
Calling all Summer Reading Program Participants! Bring your finished charts in so you can use the remaining marbles in our bin (over 1000!) to vote for which summer party to have. 
Last day to vote is Friday, August 22: ONE WEEK AWAY!

TOO MANY MARBLES!

Calling all Summer Reading Program Participants! Bring your finished charts in so you can use the remaining marbles in our bin (over 1000!) to vote for which summer party to have. 

Last day to vote is Friday, August 22: ONE WEEK AWAY!

From the Island of Lost Toys (at the Robbins Library)… If you recognize any of these friends, come to the circulation desk at the Robbins Library and ask for it back. 

From the Island of Lost Toys (at the Robbins Library)… If you recognize any of these friends, come to the circulation desk at the Robbins Library and ask for it back. 

PROGRAMS CANCELLED AT THE FOX - We are so sorry to have to announce that two of our programs at the Fox Branch Library are cancelled this week. Build A Toy on Thursday, August 14th and Fun at Fox on Friday August 15th are both cancelled. 

The Bookmarks Book Club enjoyed a rather silly discussion about Kate DiCamillo’s Bink and Gollie and then designed their own outrageously bright socks.  Bink would have loved them!

Be Colorful. Come decorate a hat in the Children’s Room.

Be Colorful. Come decorate a hat in the Children’s Room.

The Secret Book Club recently got together for a great follow-up conversation about The Name of this Book Is Secret by Pseudonymous Bosch.  We explored our very own Symphony of Smells and wrote messages with ‘invisible ink’.  What did our readers think was the grossest smell in the symphony?  No contest: anchovies!

Around The World in 80 Children's Books | The New York Public Library

3 weeks ago
Our Summer Readers have been BUSY!  Looking for your next book recommendation?  Try one from this reader’s list.

Our Summer Readers have been BUSY!  Looking for your next book recommendation?  Try one from this reader’s list.