Programs & Events

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SPECIAL EVENTS

Music Together Free Demos
Come enjoy a free Music Together class! Sing, dance, and play instruments! For caregivers and their newborns, toddlers, and preschoolers.
Mitchell Branch–Thursday, Sept. 3rd @ 10:15 & 11:00–Call 203-946-8117 to register.
Ives Main–Wednesday, Sept. 9th @ 10:15 & 11:15–Call 203-946-8129 to register.
Al deCant Music Demo Class | Thurs., Sept. 10th | Mitchell | 10:00 & 11:00
Sample music and movement class with children’s musician Al DeCant. For children ages 0 – 5 with a caregiver.
Wii Gaming | Tues., Sept. 15th | Stetson | 3:00-4:30
Compete or team up with your friends for an afternoon of Wii gaming. For families.
Rainbow Fish Story Time | Tues., Sept. 15th | Wilson | 5:00
We’re going to read Marcus Pfister’s classic The Rainbow Fish and then create our own Rainbow Fish to take home!
Pirate Party | Wed., Sept. 16th | Mitchell | 4:00
Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day with crafts, games, and more!
Africa is Me | Sat., Sept. 19th | Stetson | 1:00-4:00
Come join our village for arts and crafts, African dancing, and drum circle, with Hanan Hameen! In association with the Artsucation Network and the Lineage Group. For families.
Airbrushing | Wed., Sept. 23rd | Stetson | 4:00-6:00
Apply your airbrushing skills on paper and learn a few beginners’ techniques. Ages 12+
Alisa’s House of Salsa | Thurs., Sept. 24th | Mitchell | 4:00-5:00
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with stories, dancing, and fun for all ages!
Become an Inklewriter | Tues., Sept. 29th | Stetson | 3:00-4:30
Write, illustrate, and share our own interactive story with the digital story creation tool, “Inklewriter.”
Banned Book Story Time | Sat., Oct. 3rd | Wilson | 2:00
It’s the last day of Banned Book Week so we’re going to read a “banned book” and make a craft. We’ll learn about some of the books that have been banned, too!

ONGOING EVENTS

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!

LEGO Club

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.

Storytimes

kidsbooksStorytimes for elementary aged kids.