The Children’s Room

The Children’s Room serves infants through 8th graders, as well as parents, care-givers and educators, with books, magazines, reference materials, audiobooks, and videos.

Story Times
To learn more about Story Times for the programs visit our page: Story Times at the Elizabeth Taber Library.

It is never too soon to share the wonderful world of literature with children!

Tales for Twos is a nine week series of story times for children between the ages of 24 and 39 months at the Elizabeth Taber Library. The half-hour session of stories, finger plays and crafts takes place on Wednesday mornings at 10:30 am. Children must be two years old to attend and must be accompanied by enthusiastic adult companions.

Storytime is for children between the ages of three and five in the Children’s Room at the Elizabeth Taber Library. Children are invited to enjoy stories, finger plays and crafts on Monday mornings at 10:30 am.

Lapsit Time is a nine week series exploring language and literature through rhythm and rhyme, finger plays and action games, and very simple stories and books for very young children (birth through 23 months) accompanied by their enthusiastic adult companions (one child per lap, please!). Each program lasts about 20 minutes, with time for parents and children to enjoy one another’s company and the library’s resources afterwards. The series are held Tuesday mornings at 10:30 am.

Registration is required. Stop by the library located at 8 Spring St., call 508-748-1252 or email Rosemary Grey, Children’s Librarian, at Information about library programs is also available on the library’s website at

Drop-in Activities

Everyday in the children’s room you will find an activity.  Children of all ages are invited to enjoy the activities.

Links to Local School Libraries:

Sippican Elementary School Library

ORR High School Summer Reading Lists

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