Upcoming at the Trumbull libraries

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
Start, Manage and Grow Your Business. Programs for Businesses and Business People — Thursday, Nov. 9, Check in, 6 p.m.; presentation 6:30-7:30 p.m. Create effective marketing plans, conduct essential competitive analysis, raise funds, and locate people. With our ReferenceUSA database. Details online. Free. Register.

Veterans Day — Libraries closed Friday, Nov. 10

Beginning knitting: Learn to knit for adults — Monday, Nov. 13, 6:30-7:30 p.m. The first of six one-hour sessions on learning to knit. This is a great way to learn a new skill. An experienced knitter is conducting the class. Free. Register once for all six sessions. Details online, including dates. Trumbull residents.

Alzheimer's and the holidays — Tuesday, Nov. 14, 6:30-7:30 p.m. How to enjoy the holidays with a family member with Alzheimer's. Twenty copies of Maria Shriver's Color Your Mind: A Coloring Book For Those With Alzheimer's will be given out. Register.

Cookbook Club — Wednesday, Nov. 15, noon-12:45 p.m. If you would like to try new recipes and share them with others, join in for this planning session for a new kind of book club.  Register online to receive future information. All interested, please attend this organizational meeting. Drop-ins are welcome for this planning session.

Very, very, very basic internet searching — Wednesday, Nov. 15, 10-11:30 a.m. This lecture-demonstration offers a starting from scratch introduction to searching the Internet. Free. Register.

Thanksgiving wreath — Middle and high school. Thursday, Nov. 16, 5-5:45 p.m. Make a festive Thanksgiving wreath in this fun workshop. All materials provided. Free. Register.
Children’s Events
Thanksgiving story and craft — Grades K-2. Saturday, Nov. 11, 2-2:45 p.m. Come hear a festive Thanksgiving story and create a special turkey centerpiece for your table. Free. Register.

Thanksgiving story and craft — Grades 3-5. Saturday, Nov. 11, 3-3:45 p.m. Hear a festive Thanksgiving story and create an illuminated decoration for your table. Free. Register.

Language and Culture Club — Grades 3 and up. Saturday, Nov. 11, 3-4 p.m. Enjoy learning about new places, languages, games? New foods? Families and kids join the club, every other Saturday, run by Trumbull High student Ishan. His long interest in languages and cultures around the world fuels his desire to share. Free. Register.

Presidential Preview and Jeopardy contest — Grades 4 and up. Saturday, Nov. 11, 4-5 p.m. Learn tidbits about past U.S. presidents in this fun and interactive presidential knowledge program. Three-part program ends today with discussion and Presidential Jeopardy contest. Winner gets a prize. Details online. Register. Free.

Baby Café — Ages 6-months to 2-years. Tuesday, Nov. 14 and Wednesday, Nov. 15, 11-11:30 a.m. Baby's first introduction to the library. Babies and caregivers can expect a jam-packed session of stories, rhymes, and fingerplays guaranteed to enchant our youngest explorers. Drop in.

4- and 5-year-old storytime — Thursday, Nov. 16, 10-10:45 a.m. Sharing books, songs, and making a craft has never been so much fun. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident. Register.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Butterflies storytime — Ages 1-2 1/2 years. Monday, Nov. 13, 11-11:30 a.m. Children will enjoy this fun morning storytime with music and puppets. Drop in.

Creators' Corner 3D printer demo — All ages. Monday, Nov. 13, 3:30-5:30pm; Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2:30-5:30 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.

Turn It UP — Ages 3 and up. Tuesday, Nov. 14, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Join this fun and entirely interactive music program that gets kids up and moving. Drop in. Free.

Storytime for 2's and 3's — Wednesday, Nov. 15, 10:30-11 a.m. We will have a little bit of music and dancing, a lot of stories and a show-stopping craft. Drop in.

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