Winter Storytime Registration is Now Open
Stop by or call 203-262-0626 ext. 3 to register.
We offer storytimes for babies 6-24 months, toddlers 2-3 years, and preschoolers 4-5 years. Our winter session will begin the second week of January and run for six weeks. For details, see our storytime program page.
Bears and Bird Feeding
Saturday, January 12 from 1-2:30pm in Kingsley
Phil Robbins of Wild Birds Unlimited will explore the biology and life history of black bears as well as share some tips and tricks to help reduce the likelihood of bear visits in your own yard, including ideas about feeders and food options. Ken Elkins, Education Program Manager, Audubon Center Bent of the River will also join us to discuss about how native plants provide essential insects, fruit, seeds and shelter that birds need year round.
Soldier of a Foreign War Book Talk
Tuesday, January 15, 2-3:30pm in the Kingsley Room
Join us for a talk by Charles McNair, M.D. about his book “Soldiers of a Foreign War: A Novel of Vietnam.” “Soldiers of A Foreign War” follows the lives of two American infantry platoons, a three-man North Vietnamese Army Combat cell, and the staff of a small surgical hospital. The book details the day-to-day life of the men who fought in Vietnam, as well as the medical issues that occurred. The talk will be followed by question and answers as well as a book signing.