Youth Events

July Siebecker: Children's /  Youth Services Librarian (ex. 3)
Olivia Chartrand: Children's Department Assistant

contact us at: or call 413-583-3408 ext. 115




Sing With Me will return on 8/27, see you then!

3D & Robotics Makerspace Madness!

5:30pm - 7:30pm

See, learn about, and play with some of the cool new tech the library has added to our collection, including Ozobots, Little Bits Electronics, Spheros, Bloxels & more, make something cool with a 3D printer, and play with virutal reality gear! 

This project was brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, grant #LS-00-16-0022-18. 

Please click below to register.

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10:00am - 10:30am

This program is for the bounciest, wiggliest, most active little ones! Movement, music and games are mixed in with quick, interactive books for a rollicking good time, with no sitting-still required! Adult participation is expected in this program.

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Photoshop Class: "How I Spent My Summer Vacation"

10:30am - 12:00pm

If you didn't go anywhere cool or do anything interesting this summer, this class is for you! Learn photoshopping techniques that will make it look like you had the most fabulous summer ever!

This program is full, but you can call the Youth Room to be put on the waiting list at (413)583-3408 x3.

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D & D for Beginners!

4:00pm - 6:00pm

 Experienced players will teach beginners how to play, then lead them through a D&D campaign!

Space limited to 10 participants. Please  click below to register.


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Ludlow in Legos!

10:00am - 11:00am

It has never been done before: we are going to try to build all of Ludlow's important buildings out of Legos!

We need experienced builders to help design and create the schools, stores, churches, factories - and of course the library! We will also have Duplos available for little builders.

Please click below to register.

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This fabulous show features hand-made puppets, catchy songs, & lots of audience participation. Best for ages 2-12. Here's a sneak peek:




Turn a leftover jar into a mini glowing cosmos! Drop-in, suitable for ages 3 & up.


3:30pm - 5:00pm

Join us for an hour & a half of trading, dueling, handheld gaming,& learning under the guidance of experienced young adult volunteers who will watch over trading for fairness and teach how to play for those who are new to the game. Can't get there for 3:30? Just come when you can! Please click below to register.

(Please note: the club will not meet during the month of July)

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Sing With Me! Music Program for Preschoolers & Their Grown-ups

10:30am - 11:00am

If you have a little one who loves music, this program is for you! Join us for a half-hour of adult-&-child singing, clapping, and stomping along to favorite kids’ songs, with occasional musical instruments or accompanying books thrown in! No need to register, just drop in! Please note that adult participation is expected for this program - and it's fun!