Welcome to the Swampscott Public Library Children's Room

The Children's Room at the Swampscott Public Library is located in the lower level of the library. It is a wonderful space for children ages infant to pre-teen and their parents to learn and grow in all kinds of fun ways.

Toddler Yoga with Lindsey Kravitz Olson

9/20/21: 8:39pm. Tomorrow’s yoga Class is cancelled: we hope see you next week. Please check our website or Facebook page for more updates. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Join Ms. Lindsey for another fun series of Toddler Yoga Classes. These classes will be held outdoors, so dress accordingly. Classes begin promptly at 10:30 am: No registration is required.

There will be no classes on the first Tuesday of the month.

Class dates are as follows: 9/21, 9/28, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, & 11/9.

Reading Readiness Program

Join Ms. Lisa for a fun, engaging, informational session about Reading Readiness. This program is open to parents, Grandparents & Caregivers. This program will be recorded. To request the recording, please email the Children’s Room at swachild@noblenet.org.

Register in advance for this meeting: Link.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Children’s Books About Race, Racism and Anti-racism

Not my idea : a book about whiteness
We rise, we resist, we raise our voices
Antiracist Baby
What lane?
You matter
I am every good thing
I promise
All because you matter
I remember : poems and pictures of heritage
Lizzie demands a seat! : Elizabeth Jennings fights for streetcar rights
Black heroes: 51 inspiring people from ancient Africa to modern-day U.S.A.: a black history book for kids
Woke baby
If Dominican were a color
Black Lives Matter
A good kind of trouble

BookFlix for Kids

The Swampscott Public Library has subscribed to a fun, new reading program that parents and young children can access from home. BookFlix pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning.  This engaging resource for children in grades PreK-3 will help early readers develop and practice essential reading skills and introduces students to a world of knowledge and exploration.

BookFlix is free for anyone using Library computers. It is free for Swampscott residents from home with a library card and PIN number.

Check some of our other online resources for children: