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March 4, 2017
As the sun sets behind the big construction site, all the hardworking trucks get ready to say goodnight. One by one Crane Truck, Cement Mixer, Dump Truck, Bulldozer and Excavator finish their work and lie down to rest so they’ll be ready for another day of rough and tough construction play! Join Barnes & Noble Prudential Center on Saturday, March 4 from 11 am to 12 pm for a storytime featuring Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site. Learn more here.
March 2, 2017
In celebration of the beloved author’s birthday, join Barnes & Noble Prudential Center as they read from some recently released and classic favorite Seuss books. There will be games and activities featuring Dr. Seuss’s March Battle of the Books. You won’t want to miss this Seussical event!
The National Education Association’s Read Across America day is on March 2 — Dr. Seuss’s Birthday. Across the country, thousands of schools, libraries, and community centers participate by bringing together kids, teens, and books, and you can too! Visit the Read Across America Day website for guides and activities for ideas to celebrate.
February 25, 2017
Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss! In celebration of the beloved author’s birthday on March 2nd, Barnes & Noble Prudential Center will host a special storytime featuring coloring, activities and more. Don’t miss out on this fun-filled storytime on Saturday, February 25 from 11 am to 12 pm. Learn more here.
February 18, 2017
All of our favorite trucks are back on the construction site — this time with a focus on team-building, friendship and working together! Will they get the big job done? Come and find out at Barnes & Noble Prudential Center for a storytime featuring Mighty, Mighty Construction Site. Coloring and activities to follow. The storytime will be held on Saturday, February 18 from 11 am to 12 pm. Learn more here.
February 11, 2017
Join Barnes & Noble Prudential Center for storytime and activities in celebration of Valentine’s Day. Featured titles are The Secret Life of Squirrels: A Love Story and Valentine’s Day Is Cool. The event will be held Saturday, February 11 from 11 am to 12 pm. Don’t miss out! Learn more here.
February 4, 2017
Celebrate the Magic of storytelling on Disney Reads Day! Join Barnes & Noble Prudential Center as they read popular Disney stories and do fun activities to inspire kids’ imaginations. Plus, giveaways including stickers, bookmarks and mini-posters (while supplies last). The event will be held on Saturday, February 4 from 11 am to 12 pm. Learn more here.
February 4, 2017 – February 6, 2017
February 4 is Take Your Child to the Library Day — an international initiative that encourages families everywhere to visit their local library. Check with your library for special programs celebrating #TakeYourChildtotheLibraryDay on February 4-6.
January 29, 2017
Join Barnes & Noble Prudential Center on Sunday, January 29 at 1 pm for a “beary” special storytime! The real Corduroy Bear will be in attendance to welcome you and your little ones to a Corduroy-themed storytime. Take photos and read some Corduroy favorites with everyone’s most treasured childhood bear. Learn more here.
January 28, 2017
The Framingham Public Library is launching an early literacy initiative called 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten. The program helps kids build their early literacy skills and fosters a love of reading. Even one book a day adds up to 1,000 books in three years! Join them at the Main Library for thier kickoff event on Saturday, January 28 from 11 am to 12 pm. Children will receive a free book bag, log sheet and other goodies. The program is for children 0-5 (pre-K) and their caregivers. Learn more on the Framingham Public Library’s website.