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


Fund-raising — Bake sale for Trumbull Womens’ Club in the library lobby,  Saturday, Nov. 2, 9-3 p.m.

Friends of the Library Book Nook Sale — Saturday, Nov. 2, 9-3 p.m. For information or to volunteer, call the library or get contact information at www.the-friends-of-the-trumbull-library.com.

Non-Fiction Discussion Group — Brown Bag Lunch Meeting, Wednesday Nov. 6, 12-1 p.m. Director Sue Horton’s group. Bring lunch. November’s title is The Violinist’s Thumb and Other Tales of Love, War and Genius as Written by Our Genetic Code, by Sam Kean. There are genes to explain crazy cat ladies, why other people have no fingerprints, and even allow some people to become truly singular violinists. Copies at the library; ideas welcome. Drop in to join.

Over 40 and Looking for Work? — DOL returns for a morning career workshop Thursday, Nov. 7, 9:30-12 p.m. Step out of the box and embrace new theories and technology. Register.

Upcoming — Genealogy Journaling Workshop with Frederick C. Hart, Jr. CG, FASG. Saturday, Nov. 9, 10-11:30 a.m.

Children’s Events 

Family Chess Club — Saturday, Nov. 2, 10-12 p.m. Selva Selvarajan’s Family Chess Club will assemble on the first and third Saturdays (except for long weekends). Chess learners and experts from 4 to 94 are welcome. Meet in the children’s section with your own board, or come to watch.

First Meeting of the Rainbow Loom Club on Election Day — Tuesday, Nov. 5, 3-4:30 p.m. Do you love using your Rainbow Loom? Try to create something new or help someone else.  We will have lap tops available for tutorials and will provide refreshments. Bring your own supplies. Register. Trumbull residents only.

Storytime for 2 1/2-3 Years Old —  Wednesday, Nov. 6, 9:30-10 a.m. Books, fingerplays, music, and a themed craft make for a learning experience for young pre-readers and their caregivers. Register.  Child/ caregivers Trumbull resident.

Story Times for 3 & 4’s —  Wednesday, Nov. 6, 10:30-11 a.m. Share books, songs and creating crafts. Register. Trumbull residents only.

Baby Cafe — 6 months to 2 years — Wednesday and Thursday, Nov. 6-7, 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   

Baby’s Morning Out — Monday, Nov. 4, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Monday mornings babies interact while hearing  stories, songs and rhymes, followed by 30 minutes of play time. For ages 1-23 months. Register. Child/ caregiver Trumbull resident.

Robert the Guitar Guy — For ages 1-4.  Wednesday, Nov. 6, 1:30-2:15 p.m. Robert will be here on the first Wednesday of each month to entertain with music, storytelling, rhythm and movement. Drop-in. Child/caregiver Trumbull resident.

Book Bunnies — For ages 2-3. Thurs. Nov. 7, 10:30-11 a.m. Come for stories, fingerplays, rhymes and  crafts. Register. Child/caregiver Trumbull resident.

Visit www.trumbullct-library.org or call 203-452-5197 to register, or for more information.