Programs & Events

Click here for a full list of our OCTOBER events!


Community Halloween Party and Winter Family Reading Kick-Off| Wed., Oct. 29th | Stetson | 4:00-8:00
Touch Tank from 4-6:interact with a variety of animals that live in Long Island Sound. Halloween magic show and party from 6-8. Raffle prizes too!
Children’s Halloween Party | Wed., Oct. 29th | Mitchell | 4:00-6:00
Dress up as your favorite character from a book or comic and you could win a prize! Games, arts & crafts, and magic, of course!
Down Syndrome Support Group | Wed., Oct. 29th | Stetson | 6:30
This meet & greet will be the first meeting of the Down Syndrome Support Group for families. The aim of this group is to bring families together in a caring
atmosphere to discuss and share.
Magic Show & Costume Contest | Thurs., Oct. 30th | Fair Haven | 5:30
Come in for a free magic show, a costume contest and Halloween candy and snacks!
Halloween Storytime and Parade | Fri., Oct. 31st | Ives Main | 11:00-12:00
Come wearing your costume for a special Halloween story time! We’ll share spooky fun stories, songs, and throw a parade to show off our costumes. No tricks, just treats!
Fall Festival | Sat., Nov. 1st | Ives Main | 2:00-3:00
Come celebrate Autumn with us. There will be story time, a fall craft, snacks and even fall bingo! All ages, no registration required! Click here for a flyer.
Boredom Busters | Tues., Nov. 4th | Ives Main | 1:00-3:00
No school, yay! Keep yourself occupied with our iPads, Snap Circuits, Rainbow Looms, and more! Click here for a flyer.
Kids are Different/Parents are Too: A Dialogue on How We Approach the Issue of Sex with Our Children | Thurs., Nov. 6th | Ives Main | 6:00-8:00
Join us for this free Real Life Real Talk event on how to talk with your child about sexuality in an age appropriate way. Click here for a flyer.


Please check our calendar for dates, times and locations.

Stay and Play Storytime

Stories, songs and playtime for children ages zero-four with parent/caregiver.

Tots ‘n Tunes

babypansEnjoy a half hour of music and movement! Toddlers and their caregivers are invited to come make music, sing songs, and shake out their sillies.


Meet with other creative dreamers who use LEGOs to build their inspirations!
Ages five and up.

Chess Club

Children ages six to sixteen years old, beginners through more advanced instruction, practice and play.

Homework Zone

Help for students in Kindergarten through Grade 12 in math, reading and science..

Book Clubs

gilrs_hwDiscuss your favorite chapter books and do fun activities.

Crafty Fun

A different make and take craft featured every week.

Read With Dogs

Beginning readers can practice their skills while cozying up to one of our furry friends.

Spanish Storytime

Buenos_Noches_LunaListen to classic stories in Spanish.


kidsbooksStorytimes for elementary aged kids.