Canceled-Twinkle Toes Toddler Dance 3/13 at 10:30AM

Hi All,
Unfortunately, due to the weather, I’m canceling our program Tuesday morning Twinkle Toes Toddler Dance Program. I’m working with Merly to reschedule another date and I’ll be in touch with our new time. Hope everyone stays safe and warm!
If you have any questions feel free to email me aklaus@durhamlibrary.org or give me a call at 860-740-4096, I’ll be here until 9pm.

April Vacation Week Events!

Join us at the library for some fun and exciting April Vacation Week Activities from 4/16 to 4/21.

There will be a Scavenger Hunt in the children’s Department all week, as well as, drop-in craft for all ages. Stop by anytime between 10:30 and 8:30 PM (4:30 PM Saturday).


MONDAY, 4/16 at 2 PM

Glow Stick Geometry for Grades k-5 

We will be making geometric shapes using glowsticks. First, you’ll build all sizes of triangles and quadrilaterals. Then lay out sticks to make mystical repeating patterns on the floor. Limit 12. Registration required.

Register online HERE.


TUESDAY, 4/17 at 2PM & 3:30PM

Slime Making 2 PM Session

Make some slime at the Library with Miss Alex. Registration required. Please register for only one session. Limit 8.Open to Grades k-5. Registration opens 4/2.

Register HERE for the 2 PM session.

OR

Slime Making 3:30 PM Session

Make some slime at the Library with Miss Alex. Registration required. Please register for only one session. Limit 8.Open to Grades K-5. Registration opens 4/2.

Register HERE for the 3:30 PM session.


WEDNESDAY, 4/18 at 2 PM

Build and program a simple robot using LEGO WeDo Robotics kits. Ages 7-11. Registration required.

Register for Session 1 on 4/18 HERE.

 

 


THURSDAY, 4/19 at 5 PM, or 7 PM

Candy Making Grades K & Up SESSION 1 -5PM-6PM OR SESSION 2- 7PM-8PM

Join us for an evening of candy making!
We will be experimenting with different molds and fillings. Registration required. Limit 8 each session.
Open to children in grades K and up. Please sign up for only one session.

Register for Session 1 at 5 PM HERE

Register for Session 2 at 7 PM HERE


FRIDAY, 4/20 at 2 PM

Build and program a simple robot using LEGO WeDo Robotics kits. Ages 7-11. Registration required.

Register for Session 2 on 4/20 HERE.

Passport to Connecticut Libraries

Enter for a chance to win a Visa gift card of up to $150.

Contest Dates: April 2 – 30

Over one hundred Connecticut libraries are proud to participate in the Connecticut Library Association’s Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program. To celebrate National Library Week during April, the Passport to Connecticut Libraries Program invites you to visit all of the participating Connecticut public libraries. Each library has its own architecture, vibe and collection to explore and browse! The program is open to adults and children, and the hope is that it encourages residents to explore the amazing diversity of our public libraries.   Take your library card and passport to at least five libraries on the list to be eligible to win a $150 gift card for adults or a $100 gift card for children.

Ask for your Passport at the circulation desk today & begin participating on April 2nd!  Click Here for a List of Participating Libraries

This is a Connecticut Library Association initiative.

PJ Storytime

1/18/18 7PM

Join Miss Alex for an evening of bedtime stories & songs!
Come dressed in your PJs and bring your favorite stuffed animal friend!
Registration encouraged, but not Required. Register online.
This event is for children of all ages with an adult.  Registration opens 1/2/18

REGISTER HERE

Meets 1/18/18

It’s Back! Drop-in Mystery Craft

It’s back! Drop-in Mystery Crafts!

December 26th-January 5th

Visit the library to make a self-guided mystery craft!

This event is open to children of all ages with an adult.

No registration required just drop-in.

Supplies limited.

Meets in the Children’s Department.