Upcoming at the Trumbull libraries
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
OPEN SUNDAYS 1-5
Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Book Club — For grades 6 and up. Wednesday, May 17, 5:30-6:15 p.m. May’s title is Woodsong, a memoir by best-selling author Gary Paulsen, on life in northern Minnesota and Alaska with wolves, deer, and sled dogs. First10 registrants get copy. Discussion, snacks and activity.
Unlock the benefits of reading — Thursday, May 18, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Can reading change your life? Recent studies suggest reading can positively impact health, well-being and even longevity. Sally Allen, PhD will share the medical and emotional benefits of reading. Free. Register.
Upcoming — AARP Driver Safety Course. Saturday, May 20, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Register.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Drop-in craft — All ages. Saturday, May 13, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Fun crafts to do in the Children's room. Drop in.
Butterflies storytime — Ages 1-2 years. Monday, May 15, 11-11:30 a.m. Children will enjoy this fun morning storytime with music and puppets. Drop in.
Foundations of the American Republic history series — Adults and teens. Part 4 of 4: A Well-Regulated Militia. Monday, May 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Follow the evolution of the citizen-soldier concept of the Revolutionary era to the modern National Guard. Details on talk and historian Mark Albertson online. Free. Co-sponsored by the Fairchild-Nichols Branch and the Trumbull Senior Center. Part. 4 is at the Fairchild-Nichols branch. Register. Free.
Check Out the Fairchild “Third-Age” Book Club — Thursday, May 16, 1 p.m. May’s title is The Japanese Lover, by Isabel Allende. This group for 55+, meets the third Tuesday of each month. Space is available; if interested contact Marielaina Tymula at the Fairchild Library.
Storytime 2 1/2 to 3s — Wednesday, May 17, 10:30-11 a.m. We'll read and create some fun art to take home. Drop in.
How to buy a computer — Adults. Wednesday, May 17, 6:30-7:45 p.m. Buying a computer is an important decision. What are the important features? How much should you spend? This program will give you the tools to make the right choice. Free. Register.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online.