Upcoming events at the Trumbull libraries

Main Library

Monday-Thursday, 9-8

Friday and Saturday, 9-5

closed Sunday




Fairchild Nichols

Memorial Branch

Monday and Wednesday, 10-8

Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5

Saturday, 10-2


Independence Day Holiday — Friday, July 4, libraries closed. Reopen Saturday, July 5.

Summer Reading Road Trip — Starts June 30 at the main library. Be on the lookout for summer 2014 activities.

Map based art project — Grades 6-12. Summer Reading Road Trip. Monday, June 30, 4:30-6 p.m. Kathy Vincent from ArtSmart Studios leads this fun, innovative art workshop. Each participant will create his or her own unique abstract map. All materials provided. Registration required. Maximum 16. Details online.

July and August Book Club — Starts for grades 6-8. Summer Reading Road Trip. Thursday, July 3, 7-7:45 p.m. Is required summer reading a drag? Make it fun this year with friends and classmates. July’s book is One for the Murphys, by Lynda Hunt. Pt. 1 tonight. Details online. Meet in Children’s. First 10 registered get free copy. Register.

Upcoming — New Haven Railroad’s Electric Locomotives. Wednesday, July 9, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Children’s Events

Mr. Gym — Music and movement fun. Summer Reading Road Trip. Monday, June 30, 11-11:45 a.m. Trumbull children ages 3-8 years old are invited to sing and dance with Chris Keithan; aka Mr. Gym.

July and August Book Club starts — For Grades 4-6. Summer Reading Road Trip. Thursday, July 3, 6-6:45 p.m. Make summer reading fun by reading and discussing with friends. July’s book, Walls Within Walls by Maureen Sherry, will be split into three parts and discussed, July 3, 17, and 24. Meet in Childrens. Details online. First 15 registered get free copy. Trumbull residents; registration required.

Fairchild Nichols Branch

Baby’s Morning Out — Monday, June 30, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Simple finger plays and stories followed by free play and socialization for both babies and adults. Age 0-23 months. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

3’s at 3 — Monday, June 30, 3-3:30 p.m. Join us for stories, songs, and a simple craft perfect for 3-year-olds. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Nichols Needles — All ages. Monday, June 30, 6-7 p.m. Do you knit, crochet, cross-stitch, or do any kind of needle craft? Bring your latest project and share tips, inspiration, and great company. Drop in. All abilities welcome.

Summer Explorers — Tues. July 1, 11-11:30 a.m. Starting today come explore something new each Tuesday at the library. Ages 6-8. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Robert the Guitar Guy — Wednesday, July 2, 1:30-2 p.m. Join us for Robert the Guitar Guy on the first Wednesday of every month this summer to entertain you with his fun music, storytelling, rhythm, and movement. Drop in. Ages 1 and up. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Storytime for 2’s — Thursday, July 3, 10:30-11 a.m. Filled with music, movement, and short stories this story time is just right for 2-year-olds. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Story time for 4’s & 5’s — Thursday, July 3, 1-1:30 p.m. Come on over for a special preschool story time filled with stories, songs and a craft. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

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