Programs & Events

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Knittin’ with Marissa | Thurs., Jan. 14th | Fair Haven | 4;00
Let Marissa, our expert knitter, teach you how to knit or crochet!
Collage-a-Thon! | Sat., Jan. 16th | Ives Main | 2:00-3:00
Experiment with the art of mixed-media collage! Learn about picture book artists who use collage, and put together your own 2016 calendar decorated with cut paper and magazine photos. Ages six and up, no registration necessary.
Minions! | Sat., Jan 16th | Mitchell | 2:00,
Come watch the movie on the big screen and make a Minion pencil holder.
Africa is Me | Sat., Jan. 16th | Stetson | 1:00-4:00
Join the Village in African dance, drumming, arts and craft and education. Led by Hanan Hameen of the Artuscation Academy.
Anime Movie Marathon | Wed., Jan. 20th | Stetson | 5:00-7:30
Non-stop anime (or at least until 7:30pm). Get in on the action! Ages 9 and up.
Winter Gardening Workshops with the New Haven Land Trust | Thurs., Jan 21st | Fair Haven | 5:30-7:00
Stop by and learn all about winter gardening in an urban setting! All ages.
Stop Motion Animation Workshop | Sat., Jan. 23rd | Ives Main | 2:00-3:00
Come make your own short films using our iPads. Choose from our cast of characters or bring your own special toy to make into your star!
Frosty the Snowman | Sat., Jan. 30th | Ives Main | 2:00-3:00
Join us for a fun filled story time about Frosty the Snowman. We’ll also be making a cool snowman craft. All ages.  No registration required!


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.

baby lap-sit storytime

babypansDesigned specifically for children 0-18 months and their caregivers. Enjoy books, music, puppets and more!


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.

Maker programs

mini3-D printing and more.

Kidz Kook

kidcookNutrition and Cooking Class for youth ages 6-14.