Children

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 watertownlib.org/reopening. 

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 facebook.com/watertownfpl 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: watertownlib.org/storyvids

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 emiranda@watertown-ma.gov to start the process. We can connect via Zoom, Google Meet, email, or phone.