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.

Story Adventure Trail Read

Fall is in the air! It’s a nice time to take a walk! The Library and the Swampscott Conservancy have set up a Story Adventure on the path next to Stanley School where you can walk and read  Lon Po Po By Ed Young.  The adventure is up now through Monday the 26th of October.

Tuesday’s with Wendy and Friends.

Wendy Yaakov

Join one of our storytelling regulars, Wendy Yaakov, parent and Kindergarten teacher at the Beebe School for some fun, imaginative, stories. Wendy will be performing each Tuesday, The link will be available here, our Facebook Group, & on our YouTube Channel. Enjoy the Show! This program is geared for children 3 and up.

Episodes 1-6

Episode 1

Episode 2

Episode 3

Episode 4

Episode 5

Episode 6

Wiggly Wednesday

Wiggly Wednesday’s with Ms. Lisa

Join Us Virtually on our Facebook Page!

Join us for an immersive story time adventure! Every Wednesday beginning September 23rd, at 10:30 am on our Facebook  & YouTube page’s. Together, we will take a story time journey with books, bubbles, songs, and movement. Librarians will present a virtual 15-20-minute program that will delight and amuse very young children. This program is designed for children Birth-3.

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: