Main Library

Monday-Thursday, 9-8

Friday and Saturday, 9-5

Open Sunday 1-5


Fairchild Nichols

Memorial Branch

Monday and Wednesday, 10-8

Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5

Saturday, 10-2


February storytime start for 2015.

The Food We Eat — Programs on local and ecological growing, choosing, and eating coming up in March 2015. Preview events and discussions on our online calendar, live now. Events accompany our 6th annual community-wide read: Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life, by Barbara Kingsolver.

Downloading e-Books with Free Overdrive Software — Wednesday, Feb. 4, 10-11:30 a.m. A lecture/demonstration of the Overdrive system for downloading e-Books, audiobooks, and live streaming of video to your e-reader. Get results and see how easy it is to download to your device. Trumbull residents. Register.

Non-fiction discussion group — The Director’s Club. Brown bag lunch meeting. Wednesday, Feb. 4, noon-1 p.m. Dir. Sue Horton’s club. This month’s title is The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft and the Golden Age of Journalism, by Doris Kearns Goodwin. 2013. 910pp. A dizzying era: today’s headlines echo a bygone time. Check at the library for upcoming titles; suggestions welcome. Drop by if you’d like to join.

Upcoming — Friends’ of the Library Book Nook Sale. Sat. Feb, 7, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Children’s Events

Two-year-old storytime. Tuesday, Feb. 3, 9:30-10am. Toddlers and caregivers share stories, music, and fun age-appropriate craft. Child must be 2 by 1-12-15. Register. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Storytime for 2 1/2 to 3-years-old — Tuesday, Feb. 3, 10:30-11 a.m., or Wednesday, Feb. 4, 9:30-10 a.m. Eye-catching books, fingerplay, music, and a fun age-appropriate craft make for a wonderful learning experience for our young pre-readers and their caregivers. Child must be 2 1/2 by Jan. 12, 2015. Register. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Storytime for 4’s and 5’s — Tuesday, Feb. 3, 11-11:30 a.m. Share books, songs, and a fun age appropriate craft. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident. Child must be age 4 by Jan. 12, 2015. Register.

Baby Café — 6 months to 2 years. Wednesday, Feb. 4, or Thursday, Feb. 5, 11-11:30 a.m. Baby’s first introduction to the library. Babies and caregivers can expect a jam-packed session of rhythm and rhymes guaranteed to enchant our littlest explorers. Caregiver or child Trumbull resident. Drop in.

Messy Mystery II — Grades 3-5. Thursday, Feb. 5, 5-5:30pm. A special mystery craft time for Trumbull children in grades 3-5. What will you create? What will you hear? Who knows? But it will be fun. Registration required, separately for each session.

Fairchild Nichols Branch

Fairchild Inchworms-Pre-walkers — Ages birth-12 months. Monday, Feb. 2, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Lively stories, fingerplay, free play. Drop in.

Fairchild Butterflies-Walkers — Ages 12-30 months. Tuesday, Feb. 3, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Enjoy lots of movement, songs, and stories for busy toddlers. Drop in.

Fairchild Mini Artists — Ages 3-5. Wednesday, Feb. 4, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Welcome all mini-artists to make wonderful projects that you can play with at home. Registration required. Max 15.

Fairchild Toddler Yoga with Jyothi — Ages 1- 4. Wednesday, Feb. 4, 11:30 a.m.-noon. Every Wednesday, in February parents are welcome to join their children. Children will learn postures, breathing techniques, meditation, and relaxation in a fun, age-appropriate setting with supportive music. Mats are not required. Register.

Fairchild Story Scenes — Ages 6-8. Wednesday, Feb. 4, 4-5 p.m. Come listen to a chapter-book story and participate in an ongoing craft. Max. 10; registration required.

Fairchild storytime — Ages 2 1/2-3. Thursday, Feb. 5, 10:30-11 a.m. Listen to amazing stories, sing happy songs, and make beautiful fun crafts that you can take home. Drop in.

Check out our website at, to see upcoming events from the home page, and register online.