Upcoming library events

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


Late edition — Bobby Valentine has set a date. Friday, March 14, 7 p.m. A Baseball Conversation with Bobby Valentine. One Book-One Town: Baseball. Join us for Bobby’s colorful impressions, opinions, and memories from all of baseball. Drop in.

Evening book discussion — One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Thursday, March 13, 7-8 p.m. The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach, with Susan Boyar. Refreshments. Details online. Register.

The Business Side of Baseball — One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Saturday, March 15, 2-3 p.m. Paul Siff, Professor Emeritus of History, Sacred Heart University, discusses. Drop in.

The Bambino, the Billy Goat and King Korn’s Collapse: Baseball’s Calamitous Curses — One Book -One Town Mallett Lecture #2. Tuesday, March 18, 7-8 p.m. Learn about baseball’s persistent curses, jinxes, hexes ... Michael Bielawa presents. All ages. Drop in.

Daytime book discussion, and light soup luncheon — One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Wednesday, March 19, noon-2 p.m. The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach. Details online. Adults. Register.

A debate — Resolved that U.S. high schools emphasize sports to the detriment of academics. St. Joseph High School Debate Team takes on Trumbull High’s Debate Club. One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Thursday, March 20, 7- -8 p.m. Moderator Tony Hwang, State Rep. CT-134. Judged by Yale Univ. Debate Team. For teens and adults. Drop in.

Children’s Events

Pennant contest — One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Grades K-5. Design your own. Students obtain a pennant from their school or Trumbull Library, and decorate. Put your name, phone, and school clearly on your pennant. Due date March 28, to TLS. Pennants displayed in the Main Library.

Family Chess Club — Saturday, March 15, 10 a.m.-noon. Assemble, to participate or learn, in the Children’s Section with your own board. Drop in.

Storytime for 2’s — Tuesday, March 18 or Thursday, March 19, 9:30-10 a.m. Stories, music and fun. Trumbull residents. Register.

3-year-old storytime — Tuesday, March 18, 10:30-11 a.m., or Wednesday, March 19, 9:30-10 a.m. Books, finger-plays, music and a craft. Trumbull residents. Register.

4 and 5-year-old storytime — Tuesday, March 18, 11-11:30 a.m. Books, songs, and crafts. Trumbull residents. Register.

Baby Café — Wednesday, March 19, or Thursday, March 20, 11-11:30 a.m. Rhythm, scarves and books. 6 months -2 years. Trumbull residents. Drop in.

Fairchild Nichols Branch 

Shamrocks — Saturday, March 15, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with stories and a craft. Ages 5 and up. Trumbull resident. Register.

Baby’s morning out — Monday, March 17 or Wednesday, March 19, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Stories, songs, and finger plays. 0-24 months. Trumbull residents. Drop in. 30 maximum.

Story squirrels — Tuesday, March 18, 10:30-11 a.m. Stories, play, and crafts. Ages 4 and 5. Trumbull residents. Drop in. 15 maximim.

Story scenes — Ages 6-10. Wednesday, March 19, 4-5 p.m. Chapter books and craft. Trumbull residents. Register.

Book bunnies — Thursday, March 20, 10:30-11 a.m. Rhymes, songs, and crafts. Ages 2 and 3. Trumbull residents. Drop in. 15 maximum.

Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, see upcoming events from the home page, and register online. 203-452-5197.