will return in October.
Our Take-Home Sheets from the past
year and a half are available
for ideas that will work at home.
PlaySpace is designed for children ages 2 and 3 years old.
will be HVAC repair work happening in the Children's Room the
week of May 18-22.
Not all collections will be available for browsing, but the room
will remain open.
Visit our children's programming pages
for the Main Library and the MacKay
Visit our Blog for early literacy information, storytime books, weekly tips, and more!
Listen and read along to picture books and chapter books, and
watch non-fiction videos.
Watch Stories on Chelmsford Cable
TV. Staff from the public library and the school libraries read
stories every evening at 7:00 pm on Comcast Channel 22 or Verizon
Sing great songs.
children's songs or some of your own favorites. Children can hear
the syllables in a word more distinctly in songs.
With a Chelmsford Library card, you have
access to many nursery rhymes and songs in the Early World of
Click on the frog to hear some rhymes
and then click on the prince to return "home".
Learn to write the letters of the alphabet
Imaginative play, especially outdoors,
is an important step toward literacy.
uses Google Earth to provide an overview of the major trails in
town with estimated mileage. The BLUE trails are the primary trails.
Open Space Stewardship is a group of local volunteers who
take care of the public lands in Chelmsford. Visit their website
for more information about the open spaces.
Have you found the bench on Chelmsford's
Rail Trail? Children raised the money for this bench by reading
all through the summer in 2010. (The Friends of the Library donated