Upcoming at the Trumbull libraries
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
NOW OPEN SUNDAYS 1-5
Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Nancy Schuler performance — Thursday, Nov. 1, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Three short plays performed live by playwright Nancy Schuler. Details online. Free. Register.
Friends of the Library Book Nook Sale — Saturday, Nov. 3, 9-3 p.m. Come browse to find your next good read. Types of books available include popular fiction, non-fiction, DVDs and CDs. Call the library to get information.
Mindful Meditation at Lunchtime — Monday, Nov. 5, noon-1 p.m., or 1-2 p.m. Use your lunch hour to destress. For both new and experienced meditators. Intro, instruction on mindfulness practice, and guided meditation. QandA. Details online. Free. Register for noon or 1 p.m.
Mixed Media Art: Wise Owl — Grades 5-8. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 4-5:30 p.m. Join artist Kathy Vincent of ArtSmart. Studio for an afternoon of decoupage. Work with supplied handmade papers, book pages, maps, sheet music and tissue paper. Do scissored or hand-torn decoupage; oil pastel and marker for accents. Bring your own papers, if you wish. Details online. Free. Register.
Nonfiction Book Group — Wednesday, Nov. 7, noon-1 p.m. November’s title is Inextinguishable Symphony, by Martin Goldsmith. Bring your lunch. Contact library to join.
Anime Club — Grades 8-12. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 3:15-4:45 p.m. Do you enjoy Hayao Miyazaki? Yoshiyuki Tomino? One-Punch Man and Ouran High School Host Club? Then come meet your fellow Anime-niacs. Meet once a month, same time and day. We’ll read, watch movies, discuss, and learn Japanese culture. Free. Registration suggested.
Marketing the One-Person Business — Thursday, Nov. 8, check-in, 6 p.m.; presentation, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Marketing your business is especially challenging when you are by yourself and are working 24/7 just to keep your customers happy. How do you manage your time to insure business success? Tonight learn what you should and should not do. Led by Cliff Ennico. Details online. Free. Register.
Baby Café — Ages 6-months to 2-years. Tuesday, Nov. 6, and Wednesday, Nov. 7, 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.
Homework Help — Grades K-8. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Rohit Gunda and Ganesh Nachiappan, both high school sophomores, provide homework help. Both look forward to tutoring younger kids. Details online. Free. Drop in.
4- and 5-year-old Storytime — Thursday, Nov. 7, 10-10:45 a.m. Sharing books, songs, and making a craft has never been so much fun. Free. Register.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Butterflies Storytime — Ages 1-2 ½ years. Monday, Nov. 5, 11-11:30 a.m. Children will enjoy this fun morning storytime with music and puppets. Drop in.
Kindergarten Club — Ages 5 and up. Monday, Nov. 5, 4:30-5:15 p.m. Come and join us for an afternoon story time with some innovative art, we will meet once a month. Free. Register.
Creators’ Corner Exploration — Ages 8 and up. Monday, Nov. 5, and Wednesday, Nov. 7, 4:30-6 p.m. Discover 3D printing, Ozobot robots, and building with our construction kits (LEGO, Knew, Roominate, Keval Planks), and more. Drop in.
Turn It UP — All ages. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 10:30-11 a.m. A fun and entirely interactive music program that gets kids up and moving. Drop in.
Storytime for 2’s and 3’s — Wednesday, Nov. 7, 10:30-11 a.m. We will have a little bit of music, dancing, stories, and a show-stopping craft. Drop in.
Holiday Arrangement — Adult craft. Wednesday, Nov. 7, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Come and make a small holiday arrangement. Supplies provided but feel free to bring some items to personalize your own creation. Free. Register.
Toddler Yoga — Ages 1-4. Thursday, Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m.-noon. Parents may 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. Register; 10 children max.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org , to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and to register online.