Upcoming at the Trumbull libraries

Main Library
Monday-Thursday, 9-8
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
Sunday, 1-5
Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Saturday, 10-2

Getting to Know Hoopla — New streaming and downloading system at TLS. Friday, Sept. 25, 10-11:30 a.m. Stream movies, TV, or music and download, too, free on Hoopla. Come to our lecture/demonstration of the system by Library staff member Mary Rogers, who will show how easy it is. 2nd of at least 3 sessions planned. Trumbull residents only. Register.

How to Fund College without Going Broke — Saturday, Sept. 26, 11 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Trumbull resident Mike Dailey's excellent class covering how to plan for college expenses, including what it might cost, wise college choice, how to finance more than one child, and the best way to manage the expense. Includes a family financial run. Register. Free.

Entrepreneurship 101 — SCORE's five session series on Simple Steps for Starting Your Own Business. Tonight #2: Creating your business concept. Tuesday, Sept. 29, 7-8:30 p.m. SCORE experts will focus on the critical components of getting your business up and running, .i.e. business planning, operations, marketing, etc. Free. Register. From TLS and SCORE; continues on Tuesdays thru Oct. 20.

Film Fanatics Club — Joe Meyers, Hearst Media Entertainment Writer. Wednesday, Sept. 30, 6:30-7:30 p.m. For September, Joe considers the big fall releases with an eye on movies with Oscar potential. Also, a brief review of the summer's hits and misses will be included. Free. Register.

Children’s Events
Preschool University — Monday, Sept. 28, 10-10:45 a.m., or Thursday, Oct. 1, 1:30-2:15 p.m. Preschoolers 4- and 5-years-old will practice the skills needed for kindergarten all while having fun with this new story time format. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Toddler Time — Tuesday, Sept. 29, 10-10:45 a.m., or Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1:30-2:15 p.m. Toddlers 2- and 3-years-old will explore learning stations, educational themes and great stories in our new story time format. Drop in.

Baby Café — Birth to 2-years. Wednesday, Sept. 30 or Thursday, Oct. 1, 11-11:30 a.m. Baby's first introduction to the library. Babies and caregivers can expect a jam-packed session of rhythm and rhymes guaranteed to enchant our littlest explorers. Drop in.

Fairchild Nichols Branch
Caterpillars storytime — 0-12 months. Monday, Sept. 28, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Babies from birth to 12 months are invited to join us for a fun morning storytime. We will enjoy gentle songs, stories, puppets, and more. Drop in.

Butterflies storytime — Ages 1-2. Monday, Sept. 28, 11-11:30 a.m. Children ages 1 to 2 years old will enjoy a fun morning storytime, with songs, stories, and puppets. Drop in.

Storytime, 4s and 5s — Tuesday, Sept. 29, 3-3:45pm. Stories and make a fun craft that you can take home. Drop in.

Storytime — Ages 2 1/2 to 3. Wednesday, Sept. 30, 10:30-11 a.m. We'll read stories and create some fun art to take home. Drop in.

Creators' Corner 3D printer demos — Wednesday, Sept. 30, 3-6 p.m. Learn about the 3D printer by observing a demonstration or trying it out for yourself in a guided hands-on learning experience. Drop in.

It Really Happened in Connecticut — Author talk by Diana Ross McCain. Adult program. Wednesday, Sept. 30, 6:30-7:30 p.m. From witchcraft trials to a serial murderer to a bizarre vagabond who remains a mystery 125 years after his death, McCain will share amazing CT stories from her popular books It Happened in Connecticut and Mysteries & Legends New England. Register. Books for sale and signing.

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