Upcoming 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
A Supernatural Evening with Jeff Belanger — Thursday, Oct. 12, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Exploring the unexplained. Jeff Belanger is the leading lecturer on legends and paranormal phenomena, bringing a suitcase full of evidence, a multimedia presentation, and a lot of personality making the supernatural entertaining and accessible to a wide audience. Free. Register. Details online.
Digital Downloading, with Hoopla and Zinio — Friday, Oct. 13, 10-11:30 a.m. Hear about the Hoopla system for downloading or live streaming movies, TV shows, etc.; and also the Zinio system for magazines. See it’s easy to search and download to your device. Trumbull residents. Free. Register. Bring your device and library staff will help.
Beaded Spider Craft — Middle and high school. Thursday, Oct. 19, 5-5:45 p.m. Create a beaded spider in this cool Halloween-themed workshop. Register. Free.
Family Culture and Language Club — Grades 3+ and their families. Saturday, Oct. 14, 3-4 p.m. Kids and family are invited to learn more about the languages and cultures of different lands. Ishan Negi, a Trumbull High School student, is here again to share his passion for other cultures. Free. Register.
Baby Café — Ages 6-months to 2-years. Tuesday, Oct. 17 or Wednesday, Oct. 18, 11-11:30 a.m. Baby's first introduction to the library. Babies and caregivers can expect a jam-packed session of stories, rhymes, and fingerplays guaranteed to enchant our youngest explorers. Drop in.
Book Discussion — Grades 4-6. Wednesday, Oct. 18, 4:30-5:15 p.m. October’s book is Hoodoo by Ronald L. Smith. This chilling tale of Depression era Alabama begins as a master of black magic is looking for 12-year-old Hoodoo Hatcher. Atmospheric and creepy, and award-winning. Join a lively discussion and activity. Register: First 15 get copy in Children’s.
4- and 5-year-old storytime — Thursday, Oct. 19, 10-10:45 a.m. Sharing books, songs, and making a craft has never been so much fun. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident. Register.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Indian vegetarian cooking class — Adults. Saturday, Oct. 14, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Indian food tastes so unique (and so good), it's time to get cooking. Explore some of our favorite authentic Indian vegetarian recipes at the Fairchild-Nichols Library. Free. Register; maximum, 10.
Butterflies Storytime — Ages 1-2 1/2 years. Monday, Oct. 16, 11-11:30 a.m. Children will enjoy this fun morning storytime with music and puppets. Drop in.
Tweens: Be an Artist for a Day — Ages 10-12. Monday, Oct. 16, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Make and take home an acrylic painting in one session. Refreshments. Free. Register.
Storytime for 2's and 3's — Wednesday, Oct. 18, 10:30-11 a.m. We will have a little bit of music and dancing, a lot of stories and a show-stopping craft. Drop in.
Art Explorers — Ages 3-5. Thursday, Oct. 19, 10:30-11 a.m. In this art class, you’ll get to make wonderful projects that you can take home. Register.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and to register online.