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
Martin Luther King Jr. holiday — Libraries closed Monday, Jan 18.
How to Fund College without Going Broke — Saturday, Jan 16, 9:30-10:45 a.m., or Tuesday, Jan. 19, 6:30-7:45 p.m. Trumbull resident Mike Dailey's excellent class covering how to plan for college expenses, including what it might cost, wise college choice, how to finance more than one child, and the best way to manage the expense. Includes a family financial run. Register. Free.
Book Club for grades 6 and up — Waiting for Normal, by Leslie Connor. Wednesday, Jan. 20, 5-5:45 p.m. All Addie wants is a normal life. But that's close to impossible living in a trailer with a mom who disappears for days at a time. Join us for a fun and lively discussion and activity. Register; first 10 get free copy.
Doing Business in The Cloud — Part 1. Developing Your Business. Thursday, Jan. 21, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Cloud applications allow you to save on hardware costs, collaborate with team members, improve your company's efficiency, and more. Tonight learn tools and techniques to bring your business into the 21st century. Details online. Co-sponsored by TLS and SCORE. Free. Register. Part 2, Security, on Wednesday, Jan. 27.
Teens — Beading cool jewels for kids in middle and high school. Thursday, Jan. 21, 7-8 p.m. Join Kim Larkin for a workshop on creating a personalized hardware pendant necklace. We will use mixed metals from washers to nuts and add decoupage elements. We will add glass and metal beads to complete the look. Inspire your creativity. Free. Register.
Book discussion and activity — No Talking by Andrew Clements. Grades 4-6. Wednesday, Jan. 20, 4-4:45 p.m. How will the teacher and principal react when a way too talkative class suddenly becomes silent? Is it some kind of weird student rebellion or a rare disease? Join us for a fun and lively discussion. Register; first 15 get free copy. Details online.
Storytimes will resume the week of Jan. 25, covering ages birth to 5. Check out our Children’s calendar attrumbullct-library.org/events for details. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Drop-in craft — Ages 3-5. Saturday, Jan. 16, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Fun crafts to do in the Children's Room. For ages 3-5. Drop in.
Storytime— Ages 2 1/2 -3. Wednesday, Jan. 20, 10:30-11 a.m. Come join us for storytime. We'll read stories and create some fun art. Drop in.
Robert the Guitar Guy — Wednesday, Jan. 20, 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Come sing, jump, and clap to nursery rhymes and favorite movie songs with Robert. Ages 0-8 welcome. Drop in.
Check out our website attrumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online.