Upcoming events at the Trumbull libraries

Main Library
Monday-Thursday, 9-8
Friday and Saturday, 9-5

Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Saturday, 10-2
Columbus Day holiday — Monday, Oct. 10, libraries closed.

#2 Creating Your Business Concept — SCORE’s Five Simple Steps. Thursday, Oct. 6, 6:30-8 p.m. SCORE’s start-up series, weekly through Oct. 26. Sign in at 6:30; program at 7 p.m. Continues with #3 Thursday, Oct. 13: How to Market Your Business; details online. Free. Pre-register for each; come to all. Co-sponsored by TLS and SCORE.

AARP Drivers Safety Program — Saturday, Oct. 8, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The nation’ss first and up-to-date classroom refresher class for motorists. Includes trained instructors showing how to avoid driving hazards. No tests, and certificate for possible insurance premium discount on completion. Materials provided. Register. $15 for members (bring your card.), $20 for non-members; pay at door. Please bring your own snack or beverage.

Eyeball Bouquet — Middle and High School. Saturday, Oct. 8, 3:30-4 p.m. Halloween is around the corner. Create this unique (and slightly creepy) Halloween decoration using styrofoam, various paints, and glue. Materials provided. (You have to check this out online.) Free. Register.

Job Search Pointers and Key Steps — Evening Career Lecture. Tuesday, Oct. 11, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Joe Kulas of The Schegg Group executive recruiters will interact with audience, show transition and career path strategies that are specific and reflect an ever-changing economic climate. Joe is Director of Transition Services at Schegg, which recruits across broad sectors to fill diverse positions. Free. Register.

The No-So-Good Life of the Colonial Goodwife — Mallett Fall/Winter lecture series. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 6:30-8 p.m. In this entertaining presentation, audience members will laugh and grimace, as it’s not all about quilting bees and spinning wheels. Little-known issues faced by New England’s colonial women are revealed. Led by author Velya Jancz-Urban. Details online. Free. Register.

College Admissions Demystified — Parents and High School Students. Wednesday, Oct. 12, 7-8:30 p.m. Join Mary Spiegel, a certified education planner at Spiegel College Planning LLC, as she helps you get into the college of your choice. The admissions process can be grueling and intimidating, but Mary will help you plan, including a timeline for when to do what. Details online. Free. Register.

Advanced Email: Beyond the Basics — Thursday, Oct. 13, 2-3:30 p.m. For people who already send, and receive email. This lecture-demonstration session will explain how to create an address book, how to send attachments, and how to create folders. Free. Register.

Children’s Events

Preschool University for 4's and 5's — Tuesday, Oct. 11, 11-11:45 a.m. Preschoolers will practice the skills needed for kindergarten all while having fun with this new story time format. Register. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Baby Café — Birth thru Age 2. Thursday, Oct. 13, 11 - 11:30am. Baby&' s first introduction to the library. Babies and caregivers can expect a jam-packed session of rhythm and rhymes guaranteed to enchant our littlest explorers. Drop in. Child or care-giver Trumbull resident.

Fairchild Nichols Branch

Drop-in Craft — All ages. Saturday, Oct. 8, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Fun crafts to do in the Children’s Room. Drop in.

Creators Corner 3D Printer Drop Ins — Saturday, Oct. 8, 11 a.m.-1 p.m; Tuesday, Oct. 11, 3:45-5 p.m and Wednesday, Oct. 5, 3-5:30 p.m. Learn about the 3D printer by observing a demonstration or trying it out for yourself in a guided hands-on learning experience. Free.

Storytime 2 1/2 to 3’s — Wednesday, Oct. 12, 10:30-11 a.m. Come join us for storytime. We’ll read stories and create some fun art to take home. Drop in.

Check out our website at  trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online.