The Library - and all Town Offices - will remain closed to the Public until further notice.

Parents Corner

Check here for useful links and resources geared towards caregivers.  Visit the Stay @ Home Programs page for new library programming each week.  The Free Resources for Fun and Learning page has lots of great ideas for ways to educate, entertain and engage your children.  


General Resources:

    Middleborough Family Resource Center

    Zero to Three Tips for Families

    National Association of School Psychologists: Helping Children Cope

    Covid-19 Resource Page

Books About Covid-19 for Kids:



    NPR Comic

    Social Stories from Autism Reserach Institute

Talking with Kids about Covid-19:

    Sesame Street Resource


    Parenting in a Pandemic: Tips to Keep the Calm at Home

Teaching Good Hygiene:

    Llama Llama Washing Hands Song and Video

    Sesame Street: H is for Handwashing

    How to Wash Your Hands

    Bad Kitty Wash Your Paws

Kids and Masks:

    American Academy of Pediatrics

    Zero to Three

    CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall: Face Masks and Handwashing with Elmo

Social Distancing and Children:

    Sesame Street: Practicing Social Distancing with Abby and Rudy

    Sesame Street: When Children Miss Their Friends

Homeschooling Resources:

    WGBH Distance Learning

    Khan Academy

   Virtual School Librarian

Self Care:

    The Fred Rogers Center

    Mommy Poppins: Working from Home

    Zero to Three

    Parenting During a Pandemic: You are Enough

    Emotional Support for Families

    Age Based Tips to Help Juggle Parenting & Working from Home

Resources for New and Expecting Parents:


    CDC Development Milestones Resources

    March of Dimes 


Activities for Kids:

    Self Help Inc. Coordinated Family and Community Engagement


    Macaroni Kid

    Mommy Poppins 

    Free Resources for Fun and Learning