Upcoming at the library
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
Now Open Sundays, 1-5
Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Evening career lecture kick-off — Strategic resume statement = How to have a great interview. Thursday, Sept. 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Corporations say they are returning to the behavioral interview model, and away from the brain-teaser questions, because they feel the latter are worthless. Does your resumé have the content to help you shine in this new setting? Learn how with resumé expert Bill Florin. Register. Free.
Couponing 101 — Maximize your savings and shop for free. Thursday, Sept. 12, 6:30-9 p.m. Coupon expert Gina Juliano returns to the library. Learn to use coupons effectively. Frugalize your home and pet purchases, too. Create effective shopping lists and cut your grocery bill. You must have an understanding of computers and the internet to benefit from this class. Free. Register.
Mindstorm.. Lego robotics for middle and high school — Saturday, Sept. 14, 1:30-3 p.m. CompuChild Technology Education presents a fun and educational robotics program designed specifically for tweens and teens. Limited to 15; register. Trumbull residents.
Late Lunch Lit — Bring your lunch and join the discussion. Tuesday, Sept. 17, 1-2 p.m. Award-winning journalist Jessica Speart discusses Winged Obsession, a true story about Yoshi Kojima, the kingpin of the $200 million butterfly smuggling business and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife agents on his trail. Register. Free. Books available for purchase and signing.
Simple steps for starting your business — SCORE’s five session series. Tuesday, Sept. 17, self assessment — start-up basics, sign up at 6 p.m.; start at 6:30. Tried and true series presented by SCORE experts on business planning, operations, marketing, etc. Join for this series; continues through Oct. 15. Co-sponsored by TLS and SCORE. Details and sign-ups online, or call the library.
Teddy Bear sleepover and breakfast — Friday, Sept. 13 drop-off-Saturday, Sept. 14, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Drop off your favorite stuffed toy to sleep at the library on Friday (by 5 p.m.,) and the next morning pick up your friend, have some breakfast and see what fun your friends had overnight. Trumbull children ages 3-6. Registration required.
TLS fall storytime registration begins — Monday, Sept. 16. Sessions begin Oct. 1 and runs through Dec. 15. Children or caregivers, Trumbull residents. Details online and at the library.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Upcoming — Branch adult program: History of Nichols, Connecticut. Saturday, Sept. 21, 12:30-2 p.m.
Save the date — Open House, Saturday, Sept. 28, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, see upcoming events from the home page, and register online.