Upcoming events at the Trumbull Library

Main Library

Monday-Thursday, 9-8 • Friday and Saturday, 9-5 • Sunday, 1-5

203-452-5197 • trumbullct-library.org


Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch

Monday and Wednesday, 10-8 • Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5 • Saturday, 10-2


Free FAFSA Fill Out with Mike Dailey — Saturday, Jan. 4, 9:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. Mike Dailey, of the How to Fund College classes, will offer a hands-on session to help you fill out your federal college financial aid (FAFSA) application online. Free.  Contact Mike directly to get in one of the small-group sessions held that day. Call 203-452-8016 or email at dailey11@charter.net to review instructions with him and to register.

Affordable Health Care Insurance Enrollment Fair at the Library — Tuesday, Jan. 14 or Friday, Feb. 4, 2-5 p.m. Details online.

We’ve picked the book — One Book - One Town title, The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach. This year’s theme is baseball. Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Trumbull winning the Little League World Series. Come pick up a copy.

Friends of the Library Book Nook Sale — Saturday, Jan. 4, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For information or to volunteer, call the library or get contact information at their website: the-friends-of-the-trumbull-library.com.

Learn how to get free E-Books with Overdrive — Wednesday, Jan. 8, 10-11:30 a.m. See how to use the Overdrive system for downloading electronic books, audiobooks, and videos to your computer, E-Book reader, or hand-held device in this lecture/demonstration. Will have available several different readers for you to try after the presentation. Trumbull residents only. Register. Free.

Duct tape wallets — Teens and Tweens. Thursday, Jan. 9, 5-6 p.m. For kids in grades 6-12. Create a functional wallet out of duct tape. All materials provided. Registration required. Limited to 20. Register. Refreshments.

Handling tough interview questions with Bill Florin — Thursday, Jan. 9. 6:30-7:30 p.m. Evening career lectures. Are there certain job interview questions that you dread? Have you ever faced one that left you speechless? Florin, certified professional resume writer and certified employment interview professional will help you develop answers to the most common questions. Bring two of your own. Register. Free.

Upcoming — The Russians Are Coming. Connecticut Little Symphony presents Rachmaninoff and Prokofiev to announce the Winter Olympics. Sunday, Jan. 12, 2-3 p.m.

Children’s Events 

Family Chess Club — Saturday, Jan 4, 10 a.m.-noon. Selva Selvarajan’s Family Chess Club will assemble on the first and third Saturdays (except for long weekends). Chess learners and experts from 4-94 are welcome. Meet in the Children’s Section with your own board, or come to watch.

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