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
Author appearance — All Is Not Forgotten, by CT Author Wendy Walker. Sunday, Sept. 25, 2-3 p.m. Meet Wendy Walker and hear about her popular new novel. A young woman is attacked at a party. Her recall gone, she struggles with emotional memory. Her parents’ obsession with the crime, and the relentless quest to find the attacker drive this psychological thriller to a shocking conclusion. Details online. Free. Register.
Book discussion. Adults — The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah. Monday, Sept. 26, 6:30-8 p.m. Led by Central CT University English Professor Aimee Pozorski, Ph.D. An epic love story and family drama set at the dawn of World War II. Aimee is back by popular demand after hosting a discussion on All the Light We Cannot See. Free. Register.
Five Simple Steps for Starting Your Own Biz. Thursday, Sept. 29, 6:30-8 p.m. SCORE's weekly series, through Oct. 26. Sign in at 6:30. Tonight: #1 What Does It Take to Be an Entrepreneur? See what's required of the entrepreneur, including the good and not so good aspects about running your own business. Details online. Free. Pre-register for each; come to all. Co-sponsored by TLS and SCORE.
Toddler Time for 2’s and 3's — Monday, Sept. 26 or Wednesday, Sept. 28, 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, Sept. 27, 11-11:45 a.m. Preschoolers will practice the skills needed for kindergarten all while having fun with this new story time format. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.
Baby Café — Birth thru age 2. Wednesday, Sept. 28 or Thursday, Sept. 29, 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 caregiver Trumbull resident.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Drop-in craft — All Ages. Saturday, Sept. 24, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Fun crafts to do in the Children's Room. Drop in.
Creators' Corner 3D Printer — Drop Ins. Saturday, Sept. 24, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; Monday, Sept. 26, 3:30-6 p.m; and Wednesday, Sept. 28, 3-5:30 p.m. Learn about the 3D printer by observing a demonstration or trying it out for yourself in a guided hands-on learning experience. Free.
Caterpillars storytime — Birth to 12 months. Monday, Sept. 26, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Attention all wiggly caterpillars. Join us for a fun morning storytime where we will enjoy gentle songs, stories, puppets, and more. Drop in.
Butterflies storytime — Ages 1-2 years. Monday, Sept. 26, 11-11:30 a.m. It’s time for your little toddler to turn into a social butterfly. Children will enjoy this fun morning storytime with music and puppets. Drop in.
Banned Book Week family program — Monday, Sept. 26, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Celebrate the freedom to read during Banned Book Week (Sept. 25-Oct. 1) in a group discussion for families. We will have an age appropriate conversation about the importance of books and freedom of speech. Free. Register.
Storytime 2 1/2 to 3s — Wednesday, Sept. 28, 10:30-11 a.m. Come join us for storytime. We'll read stories and create some fun art to take home. Drop in.
Scrapbook gift bags and tags — Adults. Wednesday, Sept. 28, 6:30-8pm. Use beautiful scrapbook fabrics and papers to create one-of- a-kind gift bags and tags. Materials provided. Register; max. 12.
Toddler Yoga with Jyothi — Ages 1-4. Thursday, Sept. 29, 11:30 a.m.-noon. Jyothi and yoga for toddlers. Parents are welcome to join their children. Children will learn postures, breathing techniques, meditation, and relaxation in a fun, age-appropriate setting with a supportive musical playlist. Mats not required. Registration required; max. 10 in each class.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online. 203-452- 5197.