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Welcome to the Children's Room

Melrose Public Library's Children's Winter/Spring program schedule - click below



Loan Periods

1 Week
2 Weeks
4 Weeks


Lit Kit

Hard cover
Books on Tape/CD
Audio CDs

Overdue Charges

Children's Materials
Max. Children's Materials

Winter Hours
Monday-Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Summer Hours
Monday-Thursday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed


Child safety is so important!
Please read our entire policy by clicking the above link, and ask if you have any questions or concerns.

Weather Policy
When there is inclement weather please call the library @ 781-665-2314 or check our Facebook page for updates on the Library closing or Preschool program cancellations.

Library Cards
Children ages 4 and older may register for a library card. All that is needed is a parent's signature and verification of address.


The Children's Room has six Internet computers for children. These computers are filtered, providing a degree of protection for children using the Internet, but parents should be aware that the library is not responsible for those sites that are unprotected by this filter. Parents are encouraged to use the Internet with their children.

The Children's Room also has two computers with games for preschoolers.

There is 10 cents per page printing fee in the Children's Room.


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Melrose Public Library | 69 West Emerson Street | Melrose, MA 02176
Main Library: 781-665-2313 | Children's Room: 781-665-2314
Melrose is a member of NOBLE (North of Boston Library Exchange)