Calendar of Events

Ongoing Events

StoryWalk at Frances Perkins Branch
Monday, 4/26/2021 - Monday, 5/24/2021 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Frances Perkins Branch Library, 470 West Boylston Street, Worcester, MA - free
Visit the library and read togetherOUTSIDE! Experience a StoryWalk® as a family - reading, moving, and asking questions while you read and play your way around the lawn of the Frances Perkins Branch Library. Well have a special kickoff event on April 26th from 4:00  5:30 p.m. when you can get a crazy-hat-making kit before enjoying the StoryWalk®. Registration is required for the kickoff, (rain date for the kickoff is May 3). Enjoy the StoryWalk® featuring Hooray for Hat on the lawn anytime from April 26 through May 24.

Masks and social distancing are required while enjoying the StoryWalk®. The StoryWalk® Project was created by Anne Ferguson of Montpelier, VT and developed in collaboration with the Kellogg-Hubbard Library. StoryWalk® is a registered service mark owned by Ms. Ferguson. This StoryWalk is funded by the Friends of Worcester Public Library.

Sponsored by: Friends of the Worcester Public Library
For more information, e-mail lsheldon@mywpl.org or call 5087991654.

Stories & Sunshine
Tuesdays, 5/4/2021 - 6/1/2021 3:30 PM-4:15 PM
Roosevelt Branch - Worcester Public Library, 1006 Grafton Street, Worcester, MA - FREE
Support your young child's early literacy skills and socioemotional health by enjoying outdoor stories, songs, and fingerplays. In order to limit group numbers and maintain social distance, registration is required for each week that families plan on attending. Masks required. In inclement weather, storytime will take place via Zoom. Zoom info for rain dates will be provided upon registration. Taking place outside the Roosevelt Branch Library. Space is limited; registration required. Registration begins April 1, via mywpl.org/online-calendar.

Ages: Children ages 2-5, and their families.

For more information, e-mail lsheldon@mywpl.org.

May 2021

Rezarta Recommends
Thursday, 5/13/2021 3:00 PM-3:45 PM
Online - FREE
A Facebook Live chat about books for kids with a special guest each week. Discover new books, learn about librarian's favorite titles and authors, and get book recommendations. Look for it every other Thursday on our Facebook page at facebook.com/worcesterpubliclibrary!
For more information, e-mail lsheldon@mywpl.org.

Rezarta Recommends
Thursday, 5/27/2021 3:00 PM-3:45 PM
Online - FREE
A Facebook Live chat about books for kids with a special guest each week. Discover new books, learn about librarian's favorite titles and authors, and get book recommendations. Look for it every other Thursday on our Facebook page at facebook.com/worcesterpubliclibrary!
For more information, e-mail lsheldon@mywpl.org.

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