Upcoming at the Trumbull libraries
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
How to Fund College without Going Broke — Saturday, Nov. 14, 11 a.m.–12:15 p.m. Trumbull resident Mike Dailey's excellent class covering how to plan for college expenses, including what it might cost, wise college choice, how to finance more than one child, and the best way to manage the expense. Includes a family financial run. Register. Free.
White collar job search — Evening career lectures. Tuesday, Nov. 17, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Get a crystal clear idea about who you are first, suggests our speaker Ian Kennedy of the Shegg Group. He will help you chart a course for change, with tips. He will finish with networking suggestions and interview ideas. Register. Free.
Book Club for grades 6 and up — Freak the Mighty, by Rodman Philbrick. Wednesday, Nov. 18, 5-5:45 p.m. Max is learning disabled, Kevin is physically disabled. When they join forces they discover that together they make a pretty mighty team. Join us for a lively discussion and activity. 1st 10 registrants get free copy. Register.
Preschool University — Monday, Nov. 16, 10-10:45 a.m. and Thursday, Nov. 19, 1:30-2:15 p.m. Preschoolers 4 and 5 years old will practice the skills needed for kindergarten while having fun. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.
Toddler Time — Ages 2-3. Tuesday, Nov. 17, 10-10:45 a.m., or Wednesday, Nov. 18, 1:30-2:15 p.m. Toddlers will explore learning stations, educational themes and great stories in our new story time format. Drop in.
Baby Café — Birth to 2-years. Wednesday, Nov. 18 or Thursday, Nov. 19, 11-11:30 a.m. Baby's introduction to the library. Babies and caregivers can expect a jam-packed session of rhythm and rhymes to enchant our littlest explorers. Drop in.
Book discussion and activity — Firegirl, by Tony Abbott. Grades 4-6. Wednesday, Nov. 18, 4-4:45 p.m. Tom, an overweight, invisible 7th grader, and Jessica, a burn survivor with horrible scars discover each other. This book’s about differences and similarities, and how even the smallest of kind gestures can have an impact on someone's life.First 15 registrants get free copy. Register.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Caterpillars storytime — 0-12 months. Monday, Nov. 16, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Attention all wiggly caterpillars. Babies can join us for a fun morning of gentle songs, stories, puppets, and more. Drop in.
Butterflies storytime — Ages 1-2. Monday, Nov. 16, 11-11:30 a.m. It’s time for your little toddler to turn into a social butterfly. Children will enjoy a fun morning with songs, stories, puppets. Drop in.
Storytime — 4s & 5s. Monday, Nov. 16 or Tuesday, Nov. 17, 3-3:45 p.m. We'll read amazing stories and make a fun craft that you can take home. Drop in.
Creators' Corner 3D printer — Monday, Nov. 16, 3:30-5:30 p.m., or Wednesday, Nov. 18, 3-6 p.m. Learn about the 3D printer by observing a demonstration or trying it out in a guided, hands-on learning experience. All ages. Drop in.
Storytime — Ages 2 1/2 to 3. Wednesday, Nov. 18, 10:30-11 a.m. Come join us for storytime. We'll read stories and create some fun art. Drop in.
Preschool fun with Jyothi — Wednesday, Nov. 18, 11:30 a.m.-noon. ABCs, numbers, shapes, and more learning fun. For ages 2-5. Register.
Check out our website at www.trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online.