Seekonk Public Library Programs for Children and Families
Children's Winter Reading Challenge 2022
“Read for a Better World”
January 1 - February 28, 2022
Join our Winter Reading Challenge for children from birth through grade 5. Log your reading minutes, write reviews, and complete activities to earn virtual badges and raffle tickets towards fantastic prizes! Register at Seekonkpl.beanstack.com
Minecraft Education Edition
Tuesdays, January 4, 11, 18, 25, 6:30-7:30PM
Join Ms. Sandie on a Minecraft adventure! This 4 week session is for grades 3-5 and the lesson plans will be at that grade level. No prior Minecraft experience necessary, but it's helpful! This is a live, virtual program that meets virtually via Zoom while simultaneously meeting in Minecraft. Students will need access to their own device compatible with Minecraft Education Edition. Note: This is a different version of Minecraft than what is commercially available. We will be utilizing Minecraft for Education Edition. Registration required.
Homeschool Parents Get-Together
Thursday, January 6, 6 PM
Local homeschooling families (adults) are invited to drop in for a casual get together in the library's meeting room. The meeting is an opportunity to meet-up with others, offer support, plan programs or just have a night out. There will not be a presentation- just conversation and resource sharing. This particular program is limited to adults. Light refreshments included. Drop by anytime between 6 - 7:30 PM. Registration is not required but is appreciated for planning purposes. If you are unable to attend but would like information on various library programs and services that support homeschooling, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sensory Friendly Family Movie
Saturday, January 8, 1 PM
The event will include sensory-friendly features such as lights up, sound down, relaxed rules, and subtitles. Everyone is invited to this all-inclusive, welcoming, movie event. Visit the library’s calendar of events at seekonkpl.org for the exact title. Please feel free to bring your own fidgets, comfort items, and snacks. Rated PG, run time 1 hour 50 minutes. Drop in.
Wednesday, January 19, 4:30 PM
Come to the library for a new, unique way to build! Everyone will start with a small box filled with assorted Legos. A challenge will be announced and then, all at the same time, everyone will open up their boxes and start to build! The mania continues with timed competitions and boxes being switched! The last builds of the day will remain on display in the Children's Room for one week. Suitable for all ages. Registration required.
Seekonk Library storytimes focus on talking, singing, reading, writing and playing- important principles for your child’s reading readiness. Please bring your SAILS library card so your child can browse and select books to take home. Siblings are always welcome.
Babies & Books
Monday, January 10, 24, 10 AM
Join Miss Sharon for a weekly storytime that includes a book or two followed by music, fingerplays, movement and yes, even bubbles! Please bring your SAILS Library Card so your child may browse and select books to take home. Ages birth - 2. Siblings always welcome! No registration required, just drop in.
Wednesday, January 12, 19, 26, 2 PM
Join Ms. Sandie for storytimes filled with books and activities for ages 2-5. Siblings always welcome! Bring your library card to check out some great books. Drop in. No registration required.
Saturday Storytime: Pete the Cat
Saturday, January 15, 11 AM
Join Miss Sharon for a Saturday storytime featuring Pete the Cat stories, activities and a take-home activity. Ages 2-5. Drop-in.
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