Welcome to the Children’s Page!

At the Belfast Free Library the entire second floor is a space for children and teens. This welcoming place is filled with a broad collection of books, audiobooks, creative play materials, and digital resources. Our friendly staff is here to help kids, parents, caregivers, and educators find the materials they need and the stories they’ll love!

Midcoast Music Together

Free family music and movement  program with  Jess Day

Tuesdays @ 10:00 a.m.

February 20
March 20
April 10
May 8
June 12


Youth Chess Club

Thursdays 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

 Chess for Beginners
Thursdays: 2/8, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15, 3/22 & 3/29
4:00 - 4:30 p.m.


Knitting for Beginners

3:30 - 4:30

March 7, 14, 21 & 28

Materials provided


Invest in your child’s future higher education.
Join FAME staff on Monday, March 19th to learn more about saving for college.

Belfast Free Library 3rd Floor Conference Room @ 6:00 p.m.

NextGen 529™ is Maine’s education savings plan, which many families use to prepare for higher education. Opening a NextGen 529 account for your child (or yourself) is a real investment in the future.

Join FAME on March 19th  to learn more about saving for college, NextGen 529 and matching grants that are available for Maine residents.