The Watertown Free Public Library Children’s Room serves infants through grade 5 and their caregivers. We also provide services for educators. Please note: Children's Room services are limited during this phase of Library reopening. For the latest information, visit 

Three people wearing masks, standing next to tables filled with children's books.

Programs and Resources

Children's Programming: This summer, we're hosting in-person programs outside! Visit our children’s events calendar for the latest.

Story Time via Facebook Live: Join us for stories and songs via Facebook Live! These live events are intended for families with children of all ages. Visit to tune in, Tuesdays at 10:30 am.

Story Time Video Library: Our Children’s Department is also recording story time videos that you can watch anytime from home. They are posted here:

Book a Children's Librarian: If your child wants recommendations for what to read next, a Children's Librarian can meet with you one on one! Fill out this online form, or send an email to Emily at to start the process. We can connect via Zoom, Google Meet, email, or phone.