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Children's Room

Welcome to the Swampscott Public Library Children's Room The Children's Room at the Swampscott Public Library is located in the lower level of the library. It is a wonderful space for children ages infant to pre-teen and their parents to learn and grow in all kinds of fun ways.

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Explore our recurring programs for children!

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Summer Reading!

Each activity completed or book read this summer will earn you a raffle ticket for one of our prizes!

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About Our Children’s Department

The Swampscott Public Library Children’s Room is located on the ground floor. Board books, picture books, award winners, chapter books, fiction, non-fiction, graphic novels, Russian/Ukrainian-language books, DVDs, audiobooks, and many more materials are available for circulation. The Children’s Room has materials for all children up to grade six. Our staff is eager to help in any way we can!

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Let the wild rumpus start!

Maurice SendakAuthor of Where the Wild Things Are

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Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.

Lewis CarrollAuthor of Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There

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Contact the Children's Room


781-596-8867 ext. 3307

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Contact the Children's Room


781-596-8867 ext. 3307