Upcoming events at the Trumbull libraries
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Adult Summer Reading 2014 — Fill out one entry form for each book, e-book, or audio-book read between June 30 and Aug. 21, to be eligible for a weekly prize drawing. Forms are near the prize boxes, at Circulation or Children’s Desks of both libraries. Details online.
Check out the Teen Summer Reading Road Trip — Get your ‘Passport’ reading log and list of activities for 6th-12th graders. Weekly prize and raffle ticket for completing your log. Details at the information desk.
Google Glass — Presentation by Heather Staines. Thursday, July 24, 6:30-7:30 p.m.m. Ever wondered what Google Glass is? What the world looks like through this wearable computer? Google Glass Explorer, Heather Staines shares the world as she sees it through her Google Glasses. Register.
July and August Book Club for Grades 6-8 — Summer Reading Road Trip. Thursday, July 24, 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; part 3 of 3 tonight. Details online. First 10 registered get free copy. Register. Keep your eye out for Aug. 21 meet for Final Four; stop for limited free copies.
Summer Reading Road Trip at TLS-Mark off miles on your reading road map and get list of fun events. Details in Children’s.
July and August Book Club — For grades 4-6. Summer Reading Road Trip. Thursday, July 24, 6-6:45 p.m. July’s book, Walls Within Walls by Maureen Sherry, part 3 of 3 tonight. Details online. First 15 registered get free copy. Trumbull residents. Register. Be on the lookout for Aug. 21 meet for Shadow; stop for limited free copies.
Open craft tables for kids — Friday, July 25, 10-11 a.m. Children are invited to create some fun summer crafts.
Silly Song Sing-A-Long with Edward Leonard — Tuesday, July 29, 11-11:45 a.m. Trumbull preschoolers are invited to a mix of popular children’s songs, interactive musical games, dance, movement, and rhythm. Drop in.
Upcoming: Transitioning to Kindergarten — Practical tips and strategies. Monday, Aug. 4, 5-6 p.m.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
For the Birds — Saturday, July 26, 11 a.m.-noon. Learn about conservation and bird habitats. Create your own bird habitat crafts. Ages 7+. Register. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.
Baby’s Morning Out — Monday, July 28, 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, July 21, 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.
Summer Explorers — Tuesday, July 29, 11-11:30am. Come explore something new each Tuesday at the library. Ages 6-8. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.
Storytime for 2’s — Thursday, July 31, 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.
Storytime for 4’s and 5’s — Thursday, July 31, 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.