Topsfield Town Library
One South Common Street, Topsfield MA 01983 (978)887-1528 mto[at]

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Library Hours
Sun: Closed
Mon: 10am to 8pm Tues: 10am to 5pm Wed: Noon to 5pm Thurs: 10am to 8pm Fri: Noon to 5pm Sat: 10am to 5pm

Children's Room


April Vacation Programs

bubble troubleBubble Trouble
Tuesday, April 22nd

Jeff Boyer takes bubbles to the max in this one-man bubble extravaganza. Mixing comedy, music, and interactive bubble-magic, he engaged and delights audiences of all ages! This program is sponsored by the Coordinated Family and Community Engagement Program. No sign-up is required, and all ages are welcome!

hoopingHula Hooping with Pinto Bella
Wednesday, April 23rd

Pinto Bella, a certified Hoopnotica instructor, will be teaching us how to combine hoops, dance, aerobics, and laughter! Join us for a wonderful family event--outside, if the weather is nice! No sign-up is required, and all ages are welcome. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Topsfield Library.

Thursday, April 24th
Grades 3 and up

Shake off your cabin fever with Zumba! Zumba is a dance and aerobic fitness program, incorporating many styles of dance (hip hop, salsa, samba, merengue, and more!), martial arts, and traditional exercises like squats and lunges. No sign-up is required. This program is geared towards grades 3 and up, and is sponsored by the Friends of the Topsfield Town Library.

arbor dayArbor Day Celebration
Friday, April 25th

Join us for a few tree-rific stories and an Arbor Day craft! All ages are welcome.

More Upcoming Programs

green meadowsGreen Meadows Organic Farm
Vists the Library!
Tuesday, April 29th
10:30am: 1½-3 year-olds
1:30pm: 3-5 year-olds

Christine Green will teach us what happens at a farm and where our food comes from. There will be veggies and even chickens from the farm, interactive songs and games, and more! No sign-up is required. For more information on Green Meadows Organic Farm, including their educational programming, visit their website.

puppetPuppet Show and Crafts
Presented by the Cape Ann Waldorf School
Wednesday, May 7th

This program is designed for children up to age 5. No signup is required. For more information on the Cape Ann Waldorf School, with their website.

Check Out Our Early Literacy Station!

aweSee something different in the Children's Room? We have a new addition: the AWE Early Literacy Station! The ELS features over 60 different educational games for children ages 2 and up. The games align with Common Core standards and cover a range of STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) topics. The ELS utilizes engaging graphics and fun sound effects, and has a touchscreen menu that is easy for little fingers to use.

Each user has 30 minutes to use the ELS. Stop by the Children's Room today and start playing!

Drop-in Club:

homeworkThe Drop-in Club, an after-school homework club for grades four and up, takes place every Monday from 3:15-5:00pm, except on early release days and days when school is not in session. Stop by to have a snack and get started on homework with your friends!



Spring storytime has come to an end. Summer sessions will be listed in the coming months. See our storytime page for more information.


tumblebooksTumbleBooks are animated, talking picture books created by adding animation, sound, music and narration to existing picture books in order to produce an electronic picture book that you can read or have read to you.

Also available in the TumbleBook Library are fun and educational games, puzzles, videos, and language-learning materials.