Welcome to Children's Services!

In addition to our collection of picture books, early reader and middle grade fiction, audiobooks, DVDs, music CDs, video games and more, the Children's Services Department offers a wide range of story timesbook clubs, and other events for children ages birth through 12 and their parents, caregivers and educators.  Browse the tabs to the left to find more information about our services.

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Surprise Book Bags

Want some new books to read, but not sure where to start? Let the librarians choose some for you!

Give us a call, email or fill out this form, and we will gather 10 surprise items, wrap them up and have them ready for curbside pickup, complete with stickers, bookmark and a bow!


Virtual Storytimes, Resources & Fun Stuff

Northborough Library YouTube Channel: Missing storytime? We've created a couple of Music Mashup playlists, including familiar renditions of Zoom, Zoom, Zoom and The Elevator Song. Mother Goose on the Loose, Just 4s & 5s and Toddler Time live sessions are also archived here.

1,000 Books before kindergarten logoOur 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten program is still going strong. Do you have an infant, toddler or preschooler? Visit our page for more information about our program, and to register using Beanstack, new software that makes tracking books simple. 

boston ecard iconNot finding what you need on Libby or Overdrive? Sign up for a Boston eCard! It's available to all MA residents for free. Get access to an enormous amount of eBooks and other eResources through the BPL. You can access Hoopla and RBDigital as other sources for music, video, magainzes, eAudio and eBooks.

Here's a list of board games you can use at the library.


         Link to Story Time Information