Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Acord Food Pantry

Help us fill the cart! 
The Children's Room is collecting food items for the Acord Food Pantry. 
Can you lend a hand? 
Thanks!

Items Needed Are:
 Pasta
Spaghetti Sauce
Baked Beans
Solid White Tuna
Juice Boxes
School Snacks
Cake and Brownie Mixes
Condiments
Peanut Butter
Jam
Coffee

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Story Writing Contest


Entries for this year's Story Writing Contest 
must be handed in by
 Saturday, November 26 at 4:00 p.m.

Follow this link to check the guidelines


Saturday, November 19, 2016

Embrace Diversity



 The Children's Room is full of books that are useful 
in helping kids grow in empathy, understanding and acceptance 
of a beautiful and diverse world. 

Check it out!

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Handfuls of Gratitude

Handfuls of Gratitude
Saturday, November 19 at 11:00 a.m.  

Join us for stories about gratitude and thankfulness as we look ahead to the celebration of the Thanksgiving holiday.
 Children may create a festive centerpiece to take home.

Gobble, Gobble!
 This program is designed for children 2 and up.

No registration is necessary.
Open to the public at no charge.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Art Club


Meets Tomorrow!
Thursday, November 10 at 3:30 p.m.

Drop in to complete a fun art project with Betsy!
We will explore a variety of art materials and techniques.
No experience or registration necessary.
Designed for children in preschool and up.

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Chess for Kids

 1st thru 6th grade
Mondays in november!
3:30 or 4 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Join Sandra Stolle, former teacher and chess instructor, for some chess fun!
Come find out how to play the game, learn new moves, and sharpen your skills!

 Beginners are required to arrive at 3:30 p.m.for individualized instruction.
More experienced players may arrive at 4:00 p.m.

No prior experience necessary.
 Players of all skill levels are welcome.
Come to all the sessions, or just a few.
Free and open to the public. 



Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Young Writer's Workshop

In celebration of Massachusetts Family Literacy Month and
National Novel Writing Month, join our
Young Writer’s Workshop


Saturday, November 5 at 11:00 a.m.
Join us as we explore the elements of writing using
story maps. We will look at a classic fairytale and
then create our own stories.

No experience or registration necessary.
Designed for children ages 8 to 12.