Story time and Playgroup
10:00am Story time
Join us Wednesdays at 10am, when our children's librarian, Sylvia Smith, leads young ones for story time. Following story time is playgroup with Erin Barry for children birth to age six and their grown-ups. We follow the Twinfield Union School calendar and do not hold the program the days Twinfield is closed. Snack provided.
Story times at nearby libraries: (click on name to be redirected)
Cabot Library: Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.
Cutler Library in Plainfield: Thursdays at 10:30 a.m.
Kellogg-Hubbard Library in Montpelier: Tuesdays and Fridays at 10:30 a.m. in the Hayes Room
Aldrich Public Library in Barre: Mondays and Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. in the Katherine Patterson Room
Children’s Film Night, Third Wednesdays
From 5:30 to 6 p.m.
For kids of all ages and their grown-ups.
Come enjoy a short, 30 minute film before community supper is served.
On-Line Resources for Kids
Here is a sampling of some great on-line resources for kids. Click on the image to go to the site.
Great Websites for Kids is sponsored by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association. It is a compendium of websites for children - from games to museums, history to math, sciences and the arts. A perfect starting place for finding just the right website for your kids.
The Vermont Secretary of State Kids Pages is a valuable resource for kids on all things Vermont! A resource on state history and government as well as a reader's corner with information about Vermont authors of kids' books by level and activity guides for learning (and teaching!) about Vermont.
The Vermont History Explorer website is full of information about Vermont history. It has articles about Vermont history and is a place to find primary sources like photographs and historic documents. This colorful, interactive site is designed for children, specifically students in grades 3 through 6. Resources for teachers and parents are also included.
Vermont State Parks Family Fun Guide offers information on kid friendly hikes, family camping how-to's and information about Venture Vermont Outdoor Challenge.
KidsReads is a website, designed for children aged 6–12, containing information about children's books and authors, and some related games. The site is perfect for young book lovers looking for new reading material. The site doesn't hawk any products; it just gives grade-schoolers and tweens ideas and recommendations for books that they might not otherwise find.
Kids VT is a reliable resource for family-friendly events, activities, camps and classes since 1994. Find tips on health, fitness, food, shopping, books, crafts and more.
A to Z Sandra Boynton
Bella Loves Bunny David McPhail
But Not the Hippopotamus Sandra Boynton
Opposites Sandra Boynton
Snuggle Puppy Sandra Boynton
Ten Little Ladybugs Melanie Gerth
What Makes a Rainbow Betty Ann Schwartz
A Different Pond Bao Phi
Big Cat, Little Cat Elisha Cooper
Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut Derrick D. Barnes
I Can Lick 30 Tigers Today Dr. Seuss
La Princesa and the Pea Susan Middleton Elya
When Spring Comes Kevin Henkes
You’re Safe with Me Chitra Sounder
Baby Monkey, Private Eye Brian Selznick
Charlie and Mouse Laurel Snyder
I Am Invited to a Party Mo Willems
I See a Cat Paul Meisel
My Kite is Stuck and Other Stories Salina Yoon
Noodleheads See the Future Tedd Arnold
Snail and Worm Again Tina Kugler
Burning Maze (Trials of Apollo Book 3) Rick Riordan
Chester and Gus Camie McGovern'Falcon Wild Terry Lynn Johnson
Felix Yz Lisa Bunker
Hello Universe Erin Entrada Kelly
Just Like Jackie Lindsey Stoddard
Last Day on Mars Kevin Emerson
La Princesa dnd the Pea Susan M. Elya
Macy McMillan and the Rainbow Goddess Shari Green
Magic Misfits Neil Patrick Harris
Murderer’s Ape Jakob Wegelius
Piecing Me Together Renee Watson
Projekt 1065 Alan Gratz
Restart Gordon Korman
Secret Sheriff of 6th Grade Jordan Sonnenblick
See You in the Cosmos Jack Cheng
Short Holly Coldber Sloan
Vanderbeekers of 141st Street Karina Yan Glaser
Before She Was Harriet Lesa Cline-Ransome
DIY Circus Lab for Kids Jackie Leigh Davis
Grand Canyon Jason Chin
Whydah:A Pirate Ship Feared, Wrecked and Found Martin W. Sandler
Juvenile Graphic Novels:
Brave Svetlana Chmakova
Breadwinner Deborah Ellis
Calvin and Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Edition Bill Watterson
City on the Other Side Mairghread Scott
Dragons Beware Jorge Aguirre
Giants Beware Jorge Aguirre
Golden Compass Philip Pullman
Hilo 1 The Boy Who Crashed to Earth Judd Winick
Hilo 2 Saving the Whole Wide World Judd Winick
Hilo 3 The Great Big Boom Judd Winick
How to Draw the Darkest, Baddest Graphic Novels Asavari Singh
Lumberjanes 1 Noelle Stevenson
Lumberjanes 2 Friendship to the Max Noelle Stevenson
Lumberjanes 3 A Terrible Plan Noelle Stevenson
Monsters Beware Jorge Aguirre
Star Scouts Mike Lawrence
Secret Coders 4 Robots and Repeats Gene Luen Yang
Secret Coders 5 Potions and Parameters Gene Luen Yang
Superman the Ultimate guide to the Man of Steel Scott Beatty
Supernaturalist Eoin Colfer
Wallace the Brave Will Henry
Wonder Woman The Ultimate Guide to the Amazing Princess Scott Beatty
A Boy Called Christmas Matt Haig
The Water Princess Susan Verde
Young Adult Fiction:
Black Witch Laurie Forest
Defy the Stars Claudia Gray
Devils Within S.F. Henson
Far From the Tree Robin Benway
57 Bus Dashka Slater
Invictus Ryan Graudin
Little and Lion brandy Colbert
Long Way Down Jason Reynolds
Refugee Alan Gratz
Saint Death Marcus Sedgwick
We Are Okay Nina Lacour
You’re Welcome, Universe Whitney Gardner
Young Adult Graphic:
Altered History of Willow Sparks Tara O’Connor
Brazen Penelope Bagieu
Prince and the Dressmaker Jen Wang
Speak, the graphic novel Laurie Halse Anderson