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
Happy 4th of July — Libraries closed Monday, July 4.
Announcing Summer Escape — Adult reading challenge at the Main Library. Take the Summer Challenge by reading a book in each category (on the Summer Escape card) by Aug. 30 to earn raffle tickets for prize drawings. Get additional tickets by commenting on TLS’s Facebook page, or posting a selfie in TLS Instagram @trumbulllibrary. Call the main library for details.
Teens. How to draw superheroes with Paul Merklein — Wednesday, July 6, 5-6:15 p.m. Do you like to draw? Do you like superheroes? Cartoonist Paul Merklein shows teens and tweens how to draw these famous cartoon characters in this highly interactive presentation. Free. Register.
Friday Fun with Music Mandy — Friday, July 1, 10-10:30 a.m. Trumbull resident and music educator Mandy Cook will entertain the masses in the main area of the children’s room. Drop in.
Baby Café — Birth to Age 2. Wednesday, July 6, 11-11:30 a.m. Sing, play, read, and have fun with your little one. Drop in.
Craft tables — Thursday, July 7, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Drop in any time between 10 and 1 to make a fun craft. All materials provided. In Main Children’s area.
Fairchild Nichols Branch
Announcing: Summer reading Bingo for adults — Pick up a Bingo card at the branch from now until Aug. 26, and earn raffle tickets for a chance to win a $75.00 gift card to a Trumbull restaurant.. Please call the Fairchild Nichols Branch for details. 203-452- 5196.
Saturday craft time — Saturday, July 2, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. While you’re looking for books, do a fun craft. There’s a new one every Saturday. Drop in. All ages.
“Drive-In” Movie — Ages 3 and up. Tuesday, July 5, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Decorate and sit in your very own “car” to watch a short children’s show/cartoon. Popcorn. Register.
Junior authors workshop series — Ages 8-11. Tuesday, July 5, 3-4 p.m. Does your child like to create their own stories? Kids will learn the basics of writing and how to structure a story. They will write and illustrate their own books that will be displayed in the library. Six Tuesdays thru aug. 2. Attend as many as possible. Free. Register.
Storytime — Ages 2 1/2-3. Wednesday, July 6, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Come join us for storytime. We’ll read stories and create some fun art. Drop in.
Robert the Guitar Guy — Ages to 8. Wednesday, July 6, 11:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.. Come sing, jump, and clap to nursery rhymes and favorite movie songs with Robert. Drop in.
Check out our website at trumbullct-library.org, to see details on upcoming events from the home page, and register online.