Welcome to Youth Services!

Upcoming Events

June Pajamarama, Tree theme, Scarborough Public LibraryJune 6 Pajamarama
June 6 at 6:30pm. Wear your PJ's for this fun evening of stories and crafts with a "tree" theme!

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 6:30pm
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SRP Kick Off Event, Scot Cannon, Mime, IllusionistSummer Reading Kick Off
June 14 at 6:00pm at Wentworth School Cafe. Kick off our summer of reading at this performance by mime and illusionist, Scot Cannon!

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
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Active Programs

TAB LogoTAB Sponsored Events

Our TAB group meets every Tuesday from 3:00pm to 4:00pm. Members organize fun teen events at the library and help with other volunteer efforts too!


Youth Summer Reading 2017 Build a Better WorldYouth Summer Reading

Avoid the summer slide! Sign up for our Summer Reading Program and explore fun ways to "Build a Better World!"


Minecraft Discover logoMinecraft @ The Library

With the help of our teen development team, the library has its own dedicated Minecraft server!  Moving forward, we'll have some surprises waiting for you and your friends to discover in our uniquely Maine Minecraft worlds. Watch for Minecraft Miner Days and other special events.


Pajamarama LogoPajamarama

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


Saturday Story Time logoSaturday Story Time

We're on break! Check our summer story time schedule. Story time comes to the weekend!  Join Janet and Brenda on Saturdays at 11am for stories and music.


Toddler Time LogoToddler Time

We're on break! Check our summer story time schedule. 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

We're on break! Check our summer story time schedule. 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

Tuesday, June 6th

  1. 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.

Wednesday, June 14th

  1. Summer Reading Kick Off
    • Calendar: Scarborough Public Library Youth Services
    • Start time: 06:00pm
    • We’re planning an AWESOME Summer Reading Program, made possible through the financial support of the Friends of the Scarborough Library! We'll kick off our summer of fun with a special event on Wednesday, June 14 at 6:00pm at the Wentworth School Cafe. Join us for a fun, eclectic mix of mime, music, storytelling, song, and audience participation as Scot Canon teaches us some basic mime illusions. You’ll also get to see Scot’s “Baby Guitar” and eat invisible fruit! Come ready to move, sing, and laugh. This event is free to attend. Following the performance, our awesome Youth Services staff will help children register for the Summer Reading Program. No pre-registration required. Just come and join in the fun!

Tuesday, July 4th

  1. 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.

Tuesday, July 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.

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  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.

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Tuesday, July 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