Upcoming events at the Trumbull libraries
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Announcing — Chad Harbach, author of The Art of Fielding, is coming Sunday, April 6, to discuss his book, and to help celebrate the 25th anniversary of Trumbull Little League’s World Series win. Details online at that date.
Teen Advisory Group meeting (TAG) — Thursday, March 20, 5-5:45 p.m. Discussion of community project plans and children’s craft prep. Refreshments. Community service credit. Kids in middle and high school.
A debate — Resolved that U.S. High Schools Emphasize Sports to the Detriment of Academics. St. Joseph High School Debate Team takes on Trumbull High’s Debate Club. One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Thursday, March 20, 7-8 p.m. Moderator Tony Hwang, State Rep. Winner declared by Yale Univ. Debate Team. Drop in.
Baseball movie night — 42, The True Story of an American Legend. One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Friday, March 21, 7-9:30 p.m. Jackie Robinson makes history signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers and breaking the color barrier. PG-13. 128 min. (2013). Refreshments. Drop in.
Tiffany stained glass silk painting — Grades 6-12. Monday, March 24, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Kathy Vincent of ArtSmart Studio leads a workshop based on the works of Louis Comfort Tiffany. On a 10’ stretched silk hoop you will use fabric dyes to create a beautiful stained glass look. Supplies provided. Limited to 15. Register.
Teen book discussion — One Shot at Forever, by Chris Ballard. One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Thursday, March 27, 6-7 p.m. Our tween and teen book choice is the true story of an underdog high school baseball team who manages to make it to the 1971 State Finals. Pizza and refreshments. Details online. Register.
Storytime for 2’s — Tuesday, March 25 or Thursday, March 27, 9:30-10 a.m. Stories, music and fun. Trumbull residents. Register.
3-year-old storytime — Tuesday, March 25, 10:30-11 a.m., or Wednesday, March 26, 9:30-10 a.m. Books, finger-plays, music and a craft. Trumbull residents. Register.
4- and 5-year-old storytime — Tuesday, March 25, 11-11:30 a.m. Books, songs, and crafts. Trumbull residents. Register.
Baby café — Wednesday, March 26, or Thursday, March 27, 11-11:30 a.m. Rhythm, scarves, and books. 6 months-2 years. Trumbull residents. Drop in.
Messy Mystery II — For 3rd-5th graders. Thursday, March 27, 5-5:45 p.m. Stories and crafts: You never know what you will hear, or what you will make, but you will have fun. Register for each session. Trumbull residents.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Baby’s morning out — Monday, March 24 or Wednesday, March 26, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Stories, songs, and finger plays. 0-24 months. Trumbull residents. Drop in.
Story squirrels — Tuesday, March 25, 10:30-11 a.m. Stories, play, and crafts. Ages 4 and 5. Trumbull residents. Drop in. 15 maximum.
Story scenes — Ages 6-10. Wednesday, March 26, 4-5 p.m. Chapter books and and craft. Trumbull residents. Register.
Book bunnies. Thursday, March 27, 10:30-11 a.m. Rhymes, songs, and crafts. Ages 2 and 3. Trumbull residents. Drop in. 15 maximum.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, see upcoming events from the home page, and register online.