Upcoming events at the Trumbull libraries

Main Library
Monday-Thursday, 9-8
Friday and Saturday, 9-5
Sunday, 1-5
Fairchild Nichols Memorial Branch
Monday and Wednesday, 10-8
Tuesday and Thursday, 10-5
Saturday, 10-2

Accomplished writers and writers-to-be — Always wanted to write? Need gentle feedback? Need help keeping your pen to paper? Check out TLS monthly Writers’ Groups: Linda Howard’s, second and fourth Tuesdays, or Wednesday Writers, first and third Wednesdays. Contact Linda Panovich-Sachs at Main Library to see if there is room.

Friends' of the Library Book Nook sale — Saturday, April 2, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Book Nook sales return through June. For information or to volunteer, call the library or get contact information at their website: the-friends-of-the-trumbull-library.com.

Heirloom Tomatoes — Sunday, April 3, 2-3:15 p.m. Speaker Lawrence Davis-Hollander, founder and former director of the Eastern Native Seed Conservancy, writer for Heirloom Gardener, and author of Tomato: A Fresh-from-the-Vine Cookbook, will help TLS welcome Spring. Details online. Free. Register.

Celebrity close-ups — Spring Lecture Series, #1. Tuesday, April 5, 10 a.m.-noon. Doris Jacoby, known professionally as Doris Storm, talks about celebrities she has known, including Eleanor Roosevelt, Harry Belafonte, Grace Kelly, and Liza Minelli. She also muses on her long career as performer. 1st of 4 lectures in April. Details online. $5 fee. Pre-registration required.

Advanced Email: Beyond the Basics — Wednesday, April 6, 10-11:30 a.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.

Non-fiction discussion group: The Director's Club — Wednesday, April 6, noon-1 p.m. Director Sue Horton’s club. April’s title is The Witches: Salem 1692, by Stacy Schiff. Acclaimed historian Schiff analyzes the Salem Witch Trials to offer key insights into the role of women, while explaining how its tragedies became possible. Bring your lunch. Check the Library for copies. Drop by to join.

Upcoming — BIZ-Women's Business Development Center. Thursday, April 7, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Free. Register.

Children’s Events
Music for little superstars — Saturday, April 2, 10-10:45 a.m. Trumbull toddlers and preschoolers are invited to attend a special program of music and movement with Al de Cant. Drop in.

Preschool University for 4's and 5's — Monday, April 4, 10-10:45 a.m. and Thursday, April 7, 1:30-2:15 p.m. Preschoolers will practice the skills needed for kindergarten all while having fun with this new story time format. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Toddler time for 2's and 3's — Tuesday, April 5, 10-10:45 a.m., or Wednesday, April 6, 1:30-2:15 p.m. Toddlers will explore learning stations, music and movement, and great stories in our new story time format. Drop in. Child or caregiver Trumbull resident.

Baby Café — Birth through age 2. Wednesday, April 6 or Thursday, April 7, 11-11:30 a.m. 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 caregiver Trumbull resident.

Fairchild Nichols Branch
Caterpillars storytime — Monday, April 4, 10:15-10:45 a.m. Attention all wiggly caterpillars. Babies from birth to 12 months are invited to join us for a fun morning storytime. We will enjoy gentle songs, stories, puppets, and more. Drop in.

Butterflies storytime — Monday, April 4, 11-11:30 a.m. It’s time for your little toddler to turn into a social butterfly. Children ages 1 to 2 years old will enjoy this fun morning storytime with music and puppets. Drop in.

Storytime — Ages 2 1/2 -3. Wednesday, April 6, 10:30-11 a.m. Come join us for storytime. We'll read stories and create some fun art. Drop in.

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