Library Events

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


Holiday hours — Closed Friday, July 5; Open Saturday, July 6.

Summer adult reading — Back to Basics-Read continues. Read a book and complete a form to be eligible for prizes. Details online. Also, be on the lookout for summer activities.

Teens — Summer reading Bingo continues. For kids entering 6th-12th grades. Sign up for Bingo and summer activities. Check in at the Information Desk to get your Bingo card, get a prize, and information on activities.

Children’s Events 

CandyLand — Summer reading program-Back to Basics-Read. Trumbull children 3-years-old through grade five can play Candyland. Pick up your Candyland gameboard at the Children’s desk. Read and track your progress on your gameboard to be eligible to earn Candyland bucks to spend on prizes, while supplies last, at any time during summer reading. Details at the library.

Back to Basics — Read. Summer reading activities continue. Check our calendar of events in Children’s section at, for many fun events. Trumbull residents can choose events, like Animal Embassy, Rainbow Fish Origami, Three Silly Billies, Sciencetellers, etc.

Drop in story time — Back to Basics-Read. Wednesday, July 10, 10-10:30 a.m. Hear stories, sing songs and enjoy the library’s courtyard. Birth to going into 5th grade. This program will be moved inside if the weather does not cooperate. Drop in. Child or caregiver must be a Trumbull resident.

Drum Away the Blues with Craig Harris — Back to Basics-Read. Thursday, July 11, 11 a.m.-noon. Harris has been sharing his love of music with the public for over 26 years. From preschoolers to senior citizens, all ages can participate, this program will focus on guided vocal, imagery, and drumming exercises to relieve stress and bring emotional balance. Drop in. For children, and their families. Child/caregiver Trumbull resident.

Is summer reading a drag for you? — Are you in 4th or 5th grade? Come read and discuss a book with friends. Thursday, July 11, 7-7:45 p.m. Meet in Children’s section. Continues on July 18 and 25. Pick up a copy of first book. Parents/caregivers welcome. Register. Space limited. Details on july or august discussions online.

Fairchild Nichols Branch

Buzzing Bumblebees — Monday, July 8, 10:30 - 11am. Drop-in storytime for ages birth to 2 years old, with their parent or caregiver. Join us for fun stories and music. Child/caregiver must be Trumbull resident.

Lucky Ladybugs — Tuesday, July 9, 1-2 p.m. Come and learn all about the interesting ladybug and make your own ladybug to take home. For ages 5-8. Registration is necessary as space is limited. Child/caregiver must be Trumbull resident.

Dancing Dragonflies — Drop-in storytimes. Thursday, 11, 10:30-11 a.m. Fun stories and music. For ages 3-5. Child/caregiver must be Trumbull resident.

Visit, see upcoming events from the home page, and register online.