About the Harvard COOP for Kids
Inside this mecca of academia, parents will find a hidden family-friendly gem just for kids!
The Coop for Kids' features anaward winningworld of children's books, collections and free activities geared to our multicultural community.Come meet our Coop Kids' Staff Members ... they will ALWAYS know just the right book, just the right story, and just the right way to make your Coop Kid smile!
In addition to books, you'll find a table and benches, with crayons and scrap paper on hand - a terrific activity for budding young artists.
(Plus, it is one of the few places in Cambridge that has a dedicated public bathroom specifically for families. Ask for a key to enter. There are changing tables in both the ladies' and men's rooms.)
Weekly Story & Craft Hours:
The Coop for Kids has two story times during the week. EVERYTUESDAY at 11 am, preschoolers are invited to hear a selection of engaging stories.Caregivers are encouraged to bring their babies along to join in the fun; it's a great spot to meet othercaregivers and make new friends.
EVERYSATURDAY at 11 am, children under8 can participate in the story and craft hour.
Snacks*are offered at both story times. Story hours are free and open to the public. For more information, please call (617) 499-2000. (*email us if you have allergen concerns)
Unless otherwise noted, COOP for Kids events are held in the Lower Level of the Harvard Square Book Building at 1400 Massachusetts Avenue, and are free and open to the public.
And, be sure to watch for noticeof SPECIAL Events for Kids .... Froma SpookyHalloween Carnivalto our Annual Poetry Contest to A Spring Family Fun Day & Petting Zoo, we will always surprise you with extra-special fun each season.