Upcoming at Trumbull Library and Fairchild Nichols Memorial Library

Main Library

Monday-Thursday, 9-8

Friday and Saturday, 9-5




Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch

Monday and Wednesday, 10-8

Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5

Saturday, 10-2


Adult Summer Reading 2014 — Fill out one entry form for each item read between June 30 and Aug. 21, to be eligible for a weekly prize drawing. Forms are near the prize boxes, at Circulation or Children’s desks of both libraries. Details online.

Zentangle art class for adults — Thursday, Aug. 7, 6:30-8 p.m. Kathy Vincent from ArtSmart. Studio, leads adults in creating Zentangle Tiles. By using India ink, participants create a series of wild linear designs on paper “tiles” and mandalas. Materials provided. Max. 16. Register.

Genealogy research roundtable — Saturday, Aug. 9, 10 a.m.-noon. Come share your successes, current projects, and brick walls. Each participant gets five minutes to tell their story followed by feedback and suggestions from participants and Society members. Co-sponsored by the TLS and the Connecticut Ancestry Society.

Shell candles for teens and tweens — Summer Reading Road Trip. Wednesday, Aug. 13, 3-4 p.m. For kids in grades 6 though 12. Make a scented candle in a real sea shell. Shells and all other materials will be provided, or you can bring some shells you have collected from trips to the beach. Grades 6-12 register. Max 20.

Download e-Books with our free Overdrive software — Learn at our Overdrive “Sandbox.” Thursday, Aug. 14, 6-7 p.m. Having difficulty downloading e-Books to your device? Bring your device and get some one-on-one help. Max. 5. Register. Trumbull residents.

Children’s Events

Summer reading road trip at TLS — Mark off miles on your reading road map and get list of fun events. Details in Children’s.

Music Mandy — Friday, Aug. 8, 10:30-11 a.m. Trumbull children ages 0-5 are invited to sing, shake, and dance to music from Trumbull’s own Mandy Cook. Drop in.

The Spoon Man — Tuesday, Aug. 12, 11-11:45 a.m. The Spoon Man offers a hilarious interactive comedy program for Trumbull children of all ages. He gives a real stirring performance. Drop in.

Fairchild Nichols Branch 

Bob Conrad’s Deep Sea adventure — Saturday, Aug. 9, 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Magician Bob Conrad will amaze and amuse you with this oceanic event. Ages 5+. Register. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Baby’s morning out — Monday, Aug. 11, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Simple finger plays and stories followed by free play and socialization for both babies and adults. Age 0-23 months. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

3’s at 3 — Monday, Aug. 11, 3-3:30 p.m. Join us for stories, songs, and a simple craft perfect for 3-year-olds. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Summer explorers — Tuesday, Aug. 12, 11-11:30 a.m. Come explore something new each Tuesday at the library. Ages 6-8. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Camp Fairchild’s “Fireside Stories” — Wednesday, Aug. 13, 5:30-7 p.m. Bring your own picnic dinner and the whole family for stories under the stars in the courtyard outside Fairchild Nichols Memorial Library. S’mores provided. Drop in. In the event of inclement weather, program will be held inside.

Storytime for 2’s — Thursday, Aug. 14, 10:30-11 a.m. Filled with music, movement, and short stories this story time is just right for 2-year-olds. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Storytime for 4’s and 5’s — Thursday, Aug. 14, 1-1:30 p.m. Come on over for a special pre-school story time filled with stories, songs and a craft. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, to see upcoming events from the home page, and register online.