Programs

Fall 2015

Drop-In Story Programs — No Registration Required

Farmers’ Market Storytime (all ages). Thursdays, May 14th to Sept. 10th at 5:00 pm on the Durham Green. Weather permitting. In the case of inclement weather, come on over to the library to pick out a book or two!

Mother Goose Storytime (6 to 24 months). Mondays, Sept. 14th to Nov. 30th at 10:15 am. This program features simple stories, rhymes, fingerplays, and activities for toddlers and their parents or caregivers.

Time for Tots (2 to 3 ½ years). Wednesdays, Sept. 16th to Dec. 2nd at 10:15 am. Stories, songs and fingerplays to encourage a love of books and early language development. Program will include a simple craft activity.

Preschool Storytime (3 ½ to 5 years). Tuesdays, Sept. 15th to Dec. 1st at 10:15 am. Stories, songs and craft program designed for preschool-aged children. Children will make their own craft to take home.

Play and Sing (2 to 6 years). Saturdays, Oct. 3rd to Nov. 21st at 10:30 am. Children and parents will explore the building blocks of music and rhythm, play rhythm games, and learn some new songs.

October Programs –(Registration for Programs in October will Begin September 14th)

Art Explorers — Matisse (3 — 6 years). Thursday, Oct. 8th at 6:30 pm. Kids will learn about artist Henri Matisse and make their own masterpiece inspired by Matisse’s art techniques. Please call (860) 349-9544 ext. 1 to register.

Lunch Bunch/Nutmeg Book Discussion (Grades 4 — 6). Saturday Oct. 17th at 12:30 p.m. Prepare for the Nutmeg at Night Gameshow (coming in March 2016) by reading and discussing one of the Nutmeg Award nominees each month. In October, we will discuss Elvis and the Underdogs by Jenny Lee. Books are available at the circulation desk. Bring your lunch; dessert provided. Please call (860) 349-9544 ext. 1 to register.