Event Calendar

Jun
26
Mon
Book Folding Art
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Book Folding Art @ Durham Public Library | Durham | Connecticut | United States

Learn to create art by folding pages in books.

Jun
27
Tue
Preschool Storytime
Jun 27 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Preschool Storytime

Tuesdays at 10:15AM

Preschool Storytime

Join Miss Alex for developmentally relevant; stories, songs, and fingerplays.

No need to register, just Drop-in. Siblings welcome!

Meets:

Winter: 1/10, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14.

Spring: 2/28, 3/7, 3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4.

May Intersession:  5/9, 5/16, 5/23, 5/30. ( In the Meeting Room)

Summer: 6/20, 6/27, 7/11, 7/18, 7/25, 8/1, 8/8.

Summer Reading Kick-Off: Sciencetellers
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Summer Reading Kick-Off: Sciencetellers

SCIENCETELLERS:
BUILDING TALL SHIPS & PIRATE TALES

Tuesday 6/27 at 6:30PM

Durham Public Library welcomes back the Sciencetellers !

Join us as we set sail to explore the incredible science behind clouds, combustion, air pressure, scientific variables and more! Do not miss this refreshing nautical tale with a twist.

Intended for grades K-5, but all welcome. Registration encouraged but not required. Registration opens June 5th.

Jun
28
Wed
Patriotic Craft
Jun 28 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Patriotic Craft

Children with an adult are encouraged to stop in to make a fun decoration for the 4th of July !

No registration required, just drop-in!

All supplies provided. Supplies limited.

Jun
29
Thu
Terrariums Alive
Jun 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Terrariums Alive

Thursday, 6/29 at 11AM

Join Mercedes Spencer in building unique beach terrariums using sand, rocks, shells, and other materials hand picked from different beaches from Maine to Connecticut! Space is limited. Registration below.

Thursday Matinees
Jun 29 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

The Durham Public Library hosts a movie matinee every Thursday at 1:30pm. This film series is free and open to the public. Please note that for movies rated R, only individuals age 18 & over are permitted to attend. Viewer discretion is advised.

 

June 15           Loving, starring Ruth Negga, 163 mins., PG-13

June 22           Collateral Beauty, starring Will Smith, 97 mins., PG-13

June 29           Passengers, starring Jennifer Lawrence, 116 mins., PG-13

July 6            Hell or High Water, starring Chris Pine, 128 mins., PG-13

July 13          Fences, starring Denzel Washington, 139 mins., PG-13

July 20           A Monster Calls, starring Sigourney Weaver, 108 mins., PG-13

July 27           Patriot’s Day, starring Mark Wahlberg, 173 mins., R

Aug. 3            Silence, starring Andrew Garfield, 161 mins., R

Aug. 10           La La Land, starring Ryan Gosling, 128 mins., PG-13

Aug. 17           A Dog’s Purpose, starring Dennis Quaid, 100 mins., PG

Aug. 24           The Shack, starring Sam Worthington, 132 mins., PG-13

Aug. 31           Split, starring James McAvoy, 117 mins., PG-13

Sept. 7            The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon, 103 mins., PG-13

Sept. 14           Sense of an Ending, starring Jim Broadbent, 108 mins., PG-13

Sept. 21           No Movie – Closed for Durham Fair

Sept. 28           Get Out, starring Allison Williams, 104 mins., R

 

 

 

Farmer’s Market Storytime
Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Farmer's Market Storytime @ Durham Town Green

Farmer’s Market Storytime

All ages are welcome to meet Miss Alex or Miss Gina on the Town Green ( weather permitting ) for a fun outdoor storytime! No need to register, just drop by.

Jul
3
Mon
Mother Goose Storytime
Jul 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother Goose Storytime

10:30AM

Mother Goose Storytime

On Mondays children birth to 2.5 years can join Miss Diana for stories and songs.

No need to register, just Drop-in. Siblings welcome. Lower Level Right.

Meets:

Winter :1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/13,

Spring: 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3,

May Intersession : 5/1, 5/8, 5/22 ( In the Meeting Room)

Summer : 6/19, 6/26, 7/3, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24,

Minecrafting Club
Jul 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Meets weekly on Mondays at 3:00 to 4:00 pm.  Our first session starts on June 26th and ends on August 14th.  Those participating will fill out a form to join our Minecraft server.

For teens entering grades 6 and up.  Ask a staff member for more information.

Mad Science Mondays K-2
Jul 3 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Mad Science Mondays K-2

Mad Science Mondays

Mondays at 4:30PM (Grades K-2) 

6/26, 7/3, 7/10, 7/17, 7/24, 7/31.

Join Miss Alex for some STE(A)M based activities every Monday this summer! Registration required. (You can pick each week you want to attend on our forms!) Registration opens June 19th. Register online below.