Upcoming events 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
Digital Downloading: Overdrive and Zinio — Friday, Dec. 2, 10-11:30 a.m. A lecture, demonstration of the Overdrive system for downloading ebooks, audiobooks, periodicals and live streaming of video, as well as the Zinio magazine platform. Library staff member Mary Rogers will demonstrate how to search the Overdrive system and how easy it is to download to your device. Trumbull residents. Register.
Non-fiction Discussion Group — Wednesday, Dec. 7, noon-1 p.m. Dec.’s title is Citizens of London: the Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest Hour, by Lynne Olson. The behind-the- scenes story of how the U.S. forged its alliance with Britain, told by three key American players in London: Edward R. Murrow, Averell Harriman, and John Gilbert Winant. Bring your lunch. Check the library for copies. Drop by to join.
What Do Hiring Managers Want to See? — Evening Career Workshop. Wednesday, Dec. 7, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Liz Kaufman of Keystone Consulting gives advice on presenting your best self through a focused and relevant brand statement and also results-based accomplishments in your resume. Find solutions from both sides of the coin, as she is a career coach and a consulting recruiter. Free. Register.
Bookmark Contest — K-grade 5. Return your design to Children’s by Thursday, Dec. 1. Details in Children’s.
Toddler Time for 2’s and 3’s — Monday, Dec. 5 or Wednesday, Dec. 7, 9:30-10:15 a.m. Toddlers will explore learning stations, music and movement, and great stories in our new storytime format. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident. Register.
Preschool University for 4’s and 5’s — Tuesday, Dec. 6, 11-11:45 a.m. Preschoolers will practice the skills needed for kindergarten all while having fun with this new story time format. Register. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.
Baby Café — Birth thru age 2. Wednesday, Dec. 7 or Thursday, Dec 8, 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. Drop in. Child or care-giver Trumbull resident.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Make Holiday Ornaments — Adults. Monday, Dec. 5, 6:30-8 p.m. Make two beautiful ornaments for your holiday tree. All materials provided by the library. Register.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online.