Monday, May 20

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Storytime for everyone featuring a short picture book movie. Open. All ages.


4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Get messy with the Children’s Librarians and craft the afternoon away. Open. Ages 3 and up.


Tuesday, May 21

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Our popular discussion series continues with a line-up of stories especially selected to offer insight into the human condition and provoke thoughtful conversation. Please join us and share with other short story enthusiasts. Stories are available for pickup the week before each meeting.


4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Come and explore a special topic in STEAM with us! This week's project will be Lung Models. Children will become biologists for the afternoon and create unique models of the respiratory system with balloons, straws, and plastic bottles. Open. Grades 3 to 6.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join us for our monthly current events discussion group, facilitated by Mark Albertson. The recent arrest of Julian Assange brings to a head the issue of Freedom of the Press. Are people like Assange spies to be prosecuted for undermining the security of the United States? Does either depend upon wh...

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7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Mosquito and Tick-borne Diseases are a major public health concern for Connecticut residents. Learn from the scientists at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES) who test ticks and mosquitoes just what the risks are and what actions you can take to prevent illness for you and your fa...


Wednesday, May 22

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

This storytime features books, rhymes, and movement activities. Open. Walkers up to 36 months.


4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Unleash your inner sushi chef by crafting candy into edible works of art, Japanese style! Open. Ages 12-18.


7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us for a four-week series looking at legendary directors and films shot in New York and Paris. Week 4: We'll Always Have Paris: Part II The “real” Paris is best captured by directors who know the terrain well, including Jean Renoir ("Boudu Saved From Drowning"), François Truffaut (&qu...


Thursday, May 23

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Pre-walking babies and a parent/caregiver. Join us for fingerplays, songs, and bounce rhymes in this lapsit storytime. Open.


2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Calling all fiber artists! Whether you're a casual knitter, an expert crocheter, or dabble in loom weaving, join us as we create and chat. Bring your projects, get tips, and learn from one another. All skill levels welcome.


4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

Join us for a weekly craft storytime. Read a book, have a discussion, and get crafty! Open. Ages 4 to 7.


7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

We are pleased to host the Community Mindfulness Project, CMP, on Thursday evenings in May for a new series on meditation! CMP provides opportunities for individuals and groups to learn about and engage in meditation and mindfulness. A rapidly growing body of scientific evidence indicates that medit...


Friday, May 24

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Join us for stories, activities, and music! Ages 3 to 5.


3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Love to play video games at the Library? Stop by on Friday afternoons to try out our games with your friends. Ages 12 - 18.


6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

(2018) Starring Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman, Bryan Cranston, Julianna Margulies, Golshifteh Farahani; Rated PG-13 for suggestive content and drug use; 126 minutes; Presented with Captions for the hearing impaired. A paralyzed billionaire forms an unlikely friendship with his ex-convict caretaker. For...


8:45 PM - 10:45 PM

(2018) Starring Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman, Bryan Cranston, Julianna Margulies, Golshifteh Farahani; Rated PG-13 for suggestive content and drug use; 126 minutes; Presented with Captions for the hearing impaired. A paralyzed billionaire forms an unlikely friendship with his ex-convict caretaker. For...


Saturday, May 25

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Are you a LEGO fan? Let's build something together! Stop by every Saturday to participate in collaborative Lego building with other kids. Open. Ages 5 and up.


Sunday, May 26

No programs scheduled for Sunday, May 26

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