Kids & Teens

Summer Reading Kick Off- Tuesday 6/21 @ 5:30 Join us for our summer reading kick off with children’s musician Steve Blunt! Bring a blanket and enjoy the concert on the lawn, and sign the whole family up for the Summer Reading Program.

Field Trip Fridays- June 24-July 29 @ 10:30 We’re going off site for Friday Field Trips! We are partnering with New Durham Public Library to offer these field trips. June 24- Meet us at the New Durham Fish Hatchery for a guided tour to learn about how fish are hatched and raised. *Please register in advance for this program. Click here to …

Yoga Story Time- Thursdays, June 23-July 28 @ 3:00 Bring a yoga mat or blanket and join Miss Kayla for Yoga Story Time! Yoga Story Time will be held on the lawn. In inclement weather we will hold story time in the community room. 

Family Story Time- Mondays, June 20-July 25 @ 10:30 Join Miss Donna for a Family Story Time full of songs, rhymes, and stories! This program is great for all ages. Story time will be held outside on the lawn. In inclement weather we will hold story time in the community room.

CLiF Grant in Farmington Valley View Community School received the Children’s Literacy Foundation Year of the Book Grant for the 2021-2022 school year. As part of the grant, Goodwin Library received several new children’s books to add to our collection. Stop by and check out some of these wonderful new books. Thanks CLiF!

S.T.E.A.M. To-Go - Thursdays, June 23- July 28 Stop by the Children's Room every Thursday to pick up a S.T.E.A.M. To Go Kit! Upcoming Kits: Salt Dough Fish Fossils and Paper Plate Magnet Mazes

Blue Job Book Award Voting Check out the 2022 Blue Job Book Nominees! Read them all and vote for your favorite by May 21st! Voting link here.    

NEW! Launchpads We now have a collection of Launchpads available for check out in our Children's Room! What is a Launchpad? It is a tablet, preloaded with educational games for kids. Stop in and ask us about these items and how you can borrow them!  This project was made possible in part by the Institute of …

Story Trail! The story trail is up! Walk along and read Max the Brave by Ed Vere. This story was sponsored by the Farmington Paraeducators!  A big thank you to our 2022 story sponsors: Miss Kathie's Childcare LLC, Birdbox Bakery, Chestnut Hill Chimney, Energy Resources Group, PIP Rental

Lego Saturdays! Every Saturday 10:00AM - 1:30PM Stop in for some Lego building fun! We have all sorts of Legos for you to see what you can create with! We even have Duplo blocks for the little ones!