Upcoming events at the Trumbull libraries
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Instagram photo contest — March 1-31. Theme: All Things French. 2016 TLS One Book-One Town. Tag and follow @trumbulllibrary, use hashtag #obot16. Winner will be entry that most closely reflects the spirit of the book All the Light We Cannot See. See rules and details on our homepage: www.trumbullct-library.org.
BIZ: Copyright and Creative Professionals — Wednesday, March 23, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Artists, photographers, writers, musicians and copyright: learn what it is and what it isn't, how to protect your work before and after it's sold, and when you can “riff” others material without being sued. Join speaker Cliff Ennico. Details online. Free. Register.
TLS One Book-One Town 2016 continues — With more than 15 events and book discussions accompanying the book, All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr.
Preschool University for 4's and 5's — Monday, March 21, 10-10:45 a.m., and Thursday, March 24, 1:30-2:15 p.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.
Toddler Time for 2's and 3's — Tuesday, March 22, 10-10:45 a.m., or Wednesday, March 23, 1:30-2:15 p.m. Toddlers will explore learning stations, music and movement, and great stories in our new story time format. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.
Baby Café — Birth thru age 2. Wednesday, March 23 or Thursday, March 24, 11-11:30 a.m. Baby's first introduction to the library. Babies and caregivers can expect a j a.m.-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, March 19, 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, March 19, 12-2 p.m; Monday, March 21, 3-5:30 p.m; Tuesday, March 22, 3-4:30 p.m; Wednesday, March 23, 3-6 p.m; and Thursday, March 24, 3-4:30 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, March 21, 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, March 21, 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.
Art Explorers — Ages 8-11. Monday, March 21, 4-5 p.m. Kids will explore different kinds of art materials (pastels, charcoal, watercolor, etc.) every week and have their works of art displayed in the library. Register.
Adult event — The Great Danbury State Fair Author Talk. Monday, March 21, 6:30-8 p.m. Local author Andrea Zimmermann discusses her book. Recall autumn days of zany ostrich races and Zembruski's polka music. Books $23. Register; max. 35. If registration exceeds 35, the event will be moved to the main library.
Storytime — Ages 2 1/2-3. Wednesday, March 23, 10:30-11am. Come join us for storytime. We'll read stories and create some fun art. Drop in.
Coloring for adults — Wednesday, March 23, 6:30-8 p.m. Adult coloring is a way to relax and get rid of stress. Come enjoy some 'you' time. Coloring sheets and pencils provided. Free. Register.
Mini Artists — Ages 3-5. Thursday, March 24, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Welcome, mini artists. In this art class, you'll get to make wonderful projects that you can take home. Register. Program held twice monthly.
Toddler Yoga with Jyothi — Ages 1-4. Thursday, March 24, 11:30 a.m.-noon. Parents are welcome to join their children, as they learn postures, breathing techniques, meditation, and relaxation in a fun, age-appropriate setting with music. Mats not required. Register for each session; max. 10.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online.