Fall is here and signup for fall storytime programs have begun.
Drop in Storytime on Mondays at 10:30 and PJ Storytime on Thursdays at 6:00 are held year round and require no registration. We also have Open House Crafts every Saturday throughout the year. Stop in any Saturday (except in August when we are closed on Saturdays) and enjoy putting together a special seasonal craft.
Our age specific fall storytimes sign ups are underway. Babies and Books meet on Tuesdays at 10:30, Toddler Time for 2 and 3 yrs. old will meet on Wednesdays at 10:30 and Stories and Crafts for ages 4 & 5 will meet on Thursdays at 10:30 beginning the week of Oct. 18th. All fall storytime sessions last for 6 weeks. To register, call us at (203) 262-0626 ext. 3.
Our Movies and Munchies will be “Haunted Mansion” on Oct. 7th. We are delighted to welcome back the Main Street Ballet who will be performing an interactive storytime with selections from “The Nutcracker” to kick off our holiday season on Friday, Nov. 18th.
We will also have a three part series of workshops dealing with 10 ways to reduce stress for our kids – the first will focus on grades K-3, the second on children in grades 4-8 and the third with high schoolers. It will be run by Dr. Wendy Hurwitz, a Yale graduate who is a nationally recognized expert on stress. The sessions will be held on 3 consecutive Tuesday nights beginning on Nov. 15 at 7:00 and registration is required.
Mrs M. continues her Yoga Adventures class for kids ages 5-9 on Tuesdays at 4:15 and Storytime Yoga for ages 3-5 on Fridays at 11:00 through Oct. 14th. Yoga mats are provided and registration is required. Call or stop in to register and have a wonderful time telling stories through movement!
Our booktalk groups will also be meeting. KinderClub for kindergartners will meet on Monday, Oct. 17th and Nov. 21st at 4:15, our Pageturners for grades 1 & 2 meets on Wed, Oct. 19th and Nov. 16th at 4:15pm. and our newest booktalk group, Nutmeg Book Buddies for grades 3-5 will meet on Monday, Oct. 3rd and Nov. 14th at 4:15.
If you like Legos, then sign up for our Lego to the Library for our next meetings on Oct. 21st and Nov. 18th at 4:15pm.
If school is cancelled or delayed in Region 15 for weather,
our programs for the day are also cancelled.