Upcoming events at the Trumbull libraries
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Long Hill Garden Club plant sale — Outside library doors. Saturday, May 7, 8:30 a.m.-noon.
Bobcats in Connecticut — Sunday, May 1, 2-3 p.m. Paul Colburn of the Master Wildlife Conservationist program will focus on the natural history of bobcats in Connecticut, an overview of bobcat habitat, diet, behavior, reproduction, and current research efforts. Artifacts shared. Q&A. Free. Register.
Holocaust Remembrance Day — Tuesday, May 3, 6:30-7:30 p.m. A special presentation by Charlotte R. Bonelli, archives director of the American Jewish Committee in New York City and author of Exit Berlin: How One Woman Saved Her Family from Nazi Germany. Free. Register.
Non-fiction discussion group: The Director's Club! — Wednesday, May 4, noon-1 p.m. Director Sue Horton’s club. May’s title is Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhnik. A look at Justice Ginsburg, from her feminist marriage, her innovative legal works, to her role on the Supreme Court, she stands as a testament to how far we can come with a little chutzpah. Bring your lunch! Check the library for copies! Drop by to join.
BIZ: Starting and running a non-profit — Thursday, May 5, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Are you passionate about a worthy cause, or have you identified underprivileged people in need of help? This fast-paced program will teach you to build a successful not-for-profit organization in CT, and identify resources that will help those in need. Led by Cliff Ennico. Details online. Free. Register.
Upcoming — Research resources abound: Library database discovery. Friday, April 22, 10-11:30 a.m.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Drop-in craft — All ages. Saturday, April 30, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.. Fun crafts to do in the Children's room. Drop in.
Creators' Corner 3D Printer — Drop in. Saturday, April 30, noon-2 p.m. Learn about the branch’s 3D printer by observing a demonstration or trying it out for yourself in a guided hands-on learning experience. Stop by.
Caterpillars storytime — Monday, May 2, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Attention all wiggly caterpillars. Babies from birth to 12 months are invited to join us for a fun morning storytime. We will enjoy gentle songs, stories, puppets, and more. Drop in.
Butterflies storytime — Monday, May 2, 11-11:30 a.m. It’s time for your little toddler to turn into a social butterfly. Children ages 1- to 2-years-old will enjoy this fun morning storytime with music and puppets. Drop in.
Storytime — Ages 2 1/2 -3. Wednesday, May 4, 10:30-11 a.m. Come join us for storytime. We'll read stories and create some fun art. Drop in.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online.