It’s time to party!

Step inside a story and celebrate your child’s next birthday in our beautiful Concord Studio! Our themed parties bring books to life with interactive storytimes, pottery, fun arts-and-crafts activities and more!

Birthday Party Basics:

  • Parties are 90 minutes long (sometimes a bit shorter for younger children!)
  • Parties can be scheduled Saturdays between 12 and 5pm, Sundays between 12:30 and 4:30pm, and weekday afternoons based on availability
  • Required $150 deposit is refundable up to one month in advance of party date
  • All parties include staff party support, full set-up and clean-up, paper plates and napkins
  • Pottery pieces are ready for pickup within 10 days

Craft Party Package:


Enjoy a themed party featuring interactive storytimes and fun arts-and-crafts projects! The party package covers up to 10 children, including the birthday child and participating siblings. Additional children can be added (up to a maximum of 18 children total) for $20 each. Appropriate for ages 2–5.

Themes to choose from:

  • Fairies & Fairytales
  • Farmyard Jamboree
  • Jungle Animal Boogie
  • Planes, Trains & Automobiles
  • Ahoy, Pirates!
  • Royal Prince or Princess Party
  • Blast Off to Outer Space!

Party includes:

  • Party bag containing one Barefoot Books title (up to a $10 value) for all attendees
  • Party-themed storytime
  • Engaging crafts, including a group craft and a themed, individual craft to take home

Pottery Party Package:

$29.95 per child

Choose from over 50 paint colors and a wide assortment of pottery pieces, and get those creative juices flowing! Party can accommodate up to 20 children, including birthday child and participating siblings. Appropriate for ages 5+.

Party includes:

  • Personalized storytime
  • Glazing, firing and gift wrapping of all pieces
  • 50% discount for all books purchased as party favors
  • Evening parties available for a $50 fee (includes extra 30 minutes)

For more details or to book your birthday party, please call us at 978.369.1770, email us at or stop by the Studio at 89 Thoreau Street in Concord. We hope to see you soon!