Children

Storytimes
 
Summer Storytimes
Thursdays at 10:30 AM
June 21 - August 23 
Ages 1-5
Stories, songs, rhymes, and a craft
  
Storytime at the Bank! 
Ages 1-5
Join Ms. Shannon at the new UniBank (next to Market 32 and Five Guys) for stories and a craft! UniBank’s storytime will take place two Mondays every month at 10:30 AM in the branch Community Room.
No registration is required.
 
Upcoming dates:   July 2, July 16, August 13, & August 27 

Guest Performers
 
Red, White and Blue: Monday, July 9 at 10:30 AM
At The Zoo: Monday, August 20 at 10:30 AM 
Ages 1-5
Come sing and dance along with Deb Hudgins as she shares stories and songs that will your body grooving and your mind growing!
These programs are funded by a donation from The Osterman Family Foundation.
 

Kidding Around Yoga with Nichole!
Registration required (for individual dates)
Ages 4-7 

Thursday, June 28 at 5:30 PM
Thursday, July 26 at 5:30 PM
Thursday, August 23 at 5:30 PM

 
Kidding Around Yoga is a unique children's yoga organization with a line of original songs, games and stories that are used in their child geared yoga classes. These programs provide a sense of calm, balance, and power for every child that rolls out a mat.
 This program funded by a donation from The Osterman Family Foundation.


All Ages
Join magician and juggler Scott Jameson for an extraordinary performance that will have you laughing out loud and perched on the very edge of your seat. Umbrellas will be plucked from thin air, a drawing will come to life, basketballs will be spun and juggled, and a member of the audience will unlock telekinetic abilities. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Sutton Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency and in part by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation.
 



All Ages
Join us as Master Storyteller Todd A. Goodwin performs a mix of seasonal stories interspersed with songs, knockknock jokes and games.
This program is funded by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation.

All Ages
Grab your spurs and journey with the Sciencetellers to the Wild West, where a legendary bank-robbing outlaw is back in town, about to strike again! After the Sheriff mysteriously vanishes, two young kids must saddle up to foil the great heist — but not before stopping a runaway train, escaping an abandoned mine shaft and discovering how a mysterious piano can play an ‘instrumental’ part in putting a rotten cowboy back behind bars.
This program is funded by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation.

All Ages
Celebrate American history through a timeline of music. Join the professional performers of Bright Star Theater as they carry us on a melodic journey through chapters of American History. From tribal songs of the early Native Americans, to influential anthems of the civil rights movement, this show leaves few songs unsung. Audience interaction abounds with sing-alongs in this original Bright Star musical concert.
This program is funded by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation. 

All Ages
Join the award-winning "kindie" band Rolie Polie Guacamole for a high energy, interactive show that’s a mix of funk, rock and folk music mashed into original tunes about natural living, eating healthy and staying active!
This program is funded by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation.

All Ages
Come and experience a master juggler and variety performer who has toured all over the world! Michael has an amazing show with dazzling skills and hilarious comedy. Fun for the whole family! This program is funded by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation.

All Ages
Come and experience a master juggler and variety performer who has toured all over the world! Michael has an amazing show with dazzling skills and hilarious comedy. Fun for the whole family! This program is funded by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation.

Ages 5-18, participating parents welcome
In this workshop, the audience will create an air rocket that launches across the room, and engineer a way for a payload to return safely to Earth. This hands-on workshop explores the science behind rockets and space exploration. Use your imagination to plan, build, and test your own design. Please be aware that Latex ballons will be used!
Funded by a Museum of Science Traveling Programs scholarship and a grant from the Osterman Family Foundation.

Other Events
 
Ages 8-13
Here at the EGC, we are recruiting those with a certain something, that spark of curiosity that could save the world or destroy it! We have robots, little bits, and motorized Legos, oh my! We will build! We will destroy! Join us! This is a four-week program that will be run twice this summer starting in June and then again in July. Knowing your busy schedules, you can sign up for either the morning or afternoon group. Each session follows the same syllabus. Session 1: Wednesday, June 27, July 11, July 18, July 25 – Morning group at 10:30 AM - Afternoon group at 3:30 PM Session 2: Monday July 23, July 30, August 6, August 13 – Morning group at 10:30 AM - Afternoon group at 3:30 PM This program is funded by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation. 


This program is for Graduates of Evil Genius Club
This is a program reserved for the chosen few, who have already been recruited by the EGC (See above). We will take all we learned at the EGC and expand it and add to it and try not to blow ourselves up in the process! Knowing your busy schedules, you can sign up for either the morning or afternoon group. Friday, July 13, 20, 27, & August 3 – Morning group at 10:30 AM - Afternoon group at 3:30 PM This program is funded by a grant from The Osterman Family Foundation.

 

You & Me Book Club
 
Wednesday, June 20 at 3:30 PM
The Wild Robot by Peter Brown

Wednesday, August 15 at 3:30 PM
The Terrible Two By Mac Barnett and Jory John 


This is a book group for young readers (ages 6- 11ish) and their caregivers. Read/listen to the selected title together (we have multiple copies at the desk). You will have about two months to read it. Then get together with us at the library for an activity/craft/event that goes along with the book!

 
 
​All Ages
Every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon from June 26- August 16.
Drop in anytime between 1– 5 PM and join us for a special craft! 

Free Movie Friday 
Rock Dog (2016, Lions Gate Films): Friday, June 22 at 4 PM
        This movie is rated PG and has a running time of 90 minutes.
Tad the Lost Explorer and the Secret of King Midas (2017, Paramount): Friday, July 6 at 2 PM
        This movie is rated PG and has a running time of 85 minutes. 
Early Man (2018, Lions Gate Films): Friday, August 10 at 2 PM
        This movie is rated PG and has a running time of 89 minutes.

All ages
Come watch a fun family movie at the library!  Popcorn will be provided courtesy of the Friends of the Sutton Public Library.  
LEGO Club Meetings
Thursday, June 7 at 4 PM
Tuesday, June 19 at 4 PM
Wednesday, July 11 at 2 PM
Wednesday, July 25 at 2 PM
Wednesday, August 8 at 2 PM
Wednesday, August 22 at 2 PM
 
Ages 5 and up
Join us for some building fun!  We’ll provide the Legos; you provide the creativity!