Summer Events - Preschoolers & Toddlers

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Summer reading, storytimes and nursery rhymes - These programs are for ages 4 and under.

Take a look at our library calendar of events to see what we've got going on for everyone!

Pajama Storytime with Diana KaneA woman crouching on the grass, holding up several simple percussion instruments
Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.
7/6, 7/13, 7/20 
Ages 2-5 with an adult
Mail Library Meeting Room
Every Wednesday evening will be filled with activities for children and adults to do together. Join us for an hour of interactive stories, partner dances, playing and and singing together. This three week program is designed for adults and children to enjoy stories and songs as a family. This is a great time for you and your children to sing, dance, listen and talk with each other. This program is cosponsored by the Quincy Arts council and the Friends of the Thomas Crane Public Library.

Preschool Discovery: Sports
Thursday, July 7th at 10:00 a.m.
Ages 2+ with an adult
Wollaston Branch Library 

Teddy Bear Storytime
Tuesday, July 26th at 7:00 p.m.
Ages 2-5 with an adult
North Quincy Branch Library

Sparky's Puppets
Wednesday, July 27th at 10:30 a.m.
Ages 3+ with an adult
Main Library Large Meeting Room 

Storytime with Miss Denise
Fridays at 10:00 a.m.
8/5, 8/12, 8/19
Ages 1-2 with an adult 

Preschool Discovery: Science Favorites
Thursday, August 11th at 10:00 a.m.
Ages 2+ with an adult
Wollaston Branch Library
Bring your preschooler in to do some of our favorite science activities from the past year of Preschool Discovery. Did you have fun mixing colorful baking soda and vinegar? Did you miss out on making light-up constellations? Come in and try out those activities and more! Drop in any time during this hour and a half of science.

Teddy Bear Storytime
Tuesday, August 23rd at 7:00 p.m.
Ages 2-5 with an adult
North Quincy Branch Library 


Mother Goose and Little Bo Peep
Tuesday, July 14th at 10:00 a.m.Two librarians, one dressed as Mother Goose and one dressed as Little Bo Peep
Ages 0-3 with an adult
Main Library Front Lawn (Main Library Large Meeting room in case of rain)
Join children's librarians Jane Miller and Gail Columbare on the library lawn as they present Mother Goose and Little Bo-Peep: a Nursery Rhyme and Song Extravaganza. This is a fun-filled program of stories and songs for children ages 4 months to 4 years old accompanied by an adult. This program is especially geared toward very young children. The show will go on come rain or shine; in case of rain we will move into the large meeting room. Meeting room space is limited to the first 125 people; when we reach capacity we will close the doors. Sponsored by the Friends of the Thomas Crane Public Library.

Sparky's PuppetsTwo puppets among some plants and the text "Every Hero Has a Story" above them
Monday, July 20th at 10:30 a.m.
Ages 3-8
Main Library Large Meeting Room
Sparky's Puppets presents "Every Hero Has a Story" a special puppet show. You never know who will save the day. It's not always the biggest and strongest! This show is a lively collection of tales about some surprising heroes. Watch a tiny mouse save a huge lion. Follow the adventures of a clever kitten who travels to the moon to solve some puzzling riddles. And discover an unexpected character who proves to be the "greatest of all!" 

For more programs for younger children, take a look at our programs for all ages.

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