Welcome to Youth Services!

Upcoming Events

Parent & Child Workshop, Nutrition, Interactive ToysApril Parent & Child Workshop
Tuesday, April 4 from 9:30am to 11am. Enjoy play-based "exploration stations" with your wee ones. Our guest, Lindsay Payeur, will mingle and share child development strategies.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 9:30am
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Pajamarama crocodile and alligator themeApril 4 Pajamarama
April 4 at 6:30pm. Wear your PJ's for this fun evening of stories and crafts with a crocodile and alligator theme!

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 6:30pm
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Active Programs

Minecraft Discover logoMinecraft @ The Library

Drop in at the library on Sunday, October 30 between 2 and 4 to play Minecraft on our Scarborough Minecraft server and learn how to access it from home!  3rd graders and up.


Pajamarama LogoPajamarama

Storytime and crafts in pajamas for ages 4 and up every first Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm.


Janet's Book Group logoJanet's Book Group

Are you in the 4th or 5th grade? Do you love to read? Want to meet new friends who also like to read? If your answer is "yes!", join Janet's Book Group. It meets Thursdays at 3:00pm. To join in, call the Youth Services Department 883-4723 option 3 or email: kids [at] scarboroughlibrary.org


Saturday Story Time logoSaturday Story Time

Story time comes to the weekend!  Join Janet and Brenda on Saturdays at 11am for stories and music.


Toddler Time LogoToddler Time

Our weekly story time for toddlers is offered Tuesdays at 10:30am. Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement for ages 18 months and up 


Baby Lapsit LogoBaby Lapsit

Our weekly story time for the library's "wee ones" is offered Tuesdays at 9:30am. Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, and finger play for children up to 18 months.


Youth Calendar

Tomorrow

  1. Saturday Story Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

Tuesday, March 28th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

  2. Toddler Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

Saturday, April 1st

  1. Saturday Story Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

Tuesday, April 4th

  1. Parent & Child Workshop
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • This special one-time morning Family Place Libraries™ workshop will be offered in place of the March 14 story times. The meeting room will be filled with fun “exploration stations” featuring developmental toys you can enjoy with your wee one. Special guest, Lindsay Payeur, M.S., BCBA Clinical Supervisor Designee with CARD, will mingle through the room and share information/answer questions on child development strategies. FMI, call Youth Services at 207-883-4723 option 3.

  2. Pajamarama
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 06:30pm
    • Pajamas in the library? Absolutely! Children ages 4 and up are invited to wear their coziest pajamas and bring their favorite thing to cuddle for this special story time filled with books and crafts, presented by Janet Follis. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration required.

Saturday, April 8th

  1. Saturday Story Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

Tuesday, April 11th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

  2. Toddler Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

Saturday, April 15th

  1. Saturday Story Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

Tuesday, April 18th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

  2. Toddler Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More

Saturday, April 22nd

  1. Saturday Story Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 11:00am
    • Every Saturday: Family Story Time
      11:00am in the Youth Room
      All Ages

      Work all week? This story time is a great way to spend quality time together as a family! Janet will be joined by Brenda for a mix of stories and song.

      Learn More

Tuesday, April 25th

  1. Baby Lapsit
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 09:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Baby Lapsit - Meeting Room 9:30 AM
      Ages birth to 18 months with an adult
      Nursery rhymes, movement activities, songs, finger play with Marilyn.

      Learn More

  2. Toddler Time
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 10:30am
    • Every Tuesday: Toddler Time - Meeting Room 10:30 AM
      Ages 18 months and up with an adult
      Picture books, rhymes, songs, and movement with Marilyn.

      Learn More