Library News

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


Teens and Tweens — Magazine bows. Thursday, Dec. 12, 5-6 p.m. Create imaginative gift bows using old magazines and catalogs. Materials provided. Register. Limited to 20 in grades 6-12. Refreshments.

How to Fund College Without Going Broke — Saturday, Dec. 14, 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Trumbull resident Mike Dailey’s excellent class covering the best way to manage the expense. See where you are and how you can get there. Program includes a family financial run. Register. Free.

Teen book discussion — Tuesday, Dec. 17, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Title is Airhead by Meg Cabot. After a brain transplant, Em wakes up in superstar model Nikki’s body and learns that she must keep her identity a secret and live her life as Nikki. Copies in Children’s. Drop in for lively discussion and bring a friend.

Access to answers, research, and sample tests free. database discovery — Wednesday, Dec. 18, 10-11:30 a.m. Join us as we showcase the e-databases at the library, free to residents. Led by Walter Dembowski, Head of Reference, TLS. Registration suggested.

Upcoming — Christmas holiday, libraries closed Wednesday, Dec. 25.

Children’s Events 

Chess tournament — Family Chess Club’s annual. Saturday, Dec. 14, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Enjoy playing chess? Join us at the library for this year’s Chess Club Tournament. Ages 4 to 94. Registration required.

Sundays are Fundays — Sunday, Dec. 15, 3-3:30 p.m. Can’t make it to our programs during the week? We have you covered. Songs, stories and a simple craft. All ages. Trumbull residents. Drop in.

Fairchild Nichols Branch 

Future Famous Authors and Artists Club — Saturday, Dec. 14, 11 a.m.-noon. Do you like to write or draw? Why not put these two fun things together and be part of our new club. Meet the second Saturday, monthly, to create and share your creative works. Materials supplied. For ages 6-10. Register. Child/caregiver Trumbull resident.

Family Fun Night — Monday, Dec. 16, 7-7:30 p.m. Get the whole family together for stories, songs and activities for all ages. Drop-in. Child/caregiver Trumbull resident.

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