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


Trumbull book clubs — Reading The Art of Fielding, or Considering? Author Chad Harbach is coming to Trumbull on April 6, 2 p.m., to discuss his book, publishing, and baseball. In addition, a facilitated book discussion is coming up on April 3, 7 p.m. Join us.

Teen book discussionOne Shot at Forever, by Chris Ballard. One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Thursday, March 27, 6-7 p.m. Our Tween and Teen book choice is the true story of an underdog high school baseball team who manages to make it to the 1971 state finals. Pizza and refreshments. Details online. Register.

Another Cracker Jack Moment — One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Saturday, March 29, 2-3 p.m. Tom and Ellen Zappala, baseball card experts and authors, are passionate about the traditions and historical significance of our national pastime. All ages. Drop in.

Teen book discussionThe Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach. One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Monday, March 31, 2:30-3:30 p.m. In our Mature Teen book choice, a baseball star at a small college launches a routine throw that changes the lives of five people. About ambition, friendship, and commitment to oneself and others. Details at website. Drop in: Trumbull High Media Center, 72 Strobel Road.

Non-fiction discussion group — Brown bag lunch meeting. Wednesday, April 2, noon-1 p.m. Director Sue Horton’s group. Bring lunch. April’s title is The Good Soldiers, by David Finkel. What was the true story of the 2007 Iraqi War ‘Surge’? Drop in.

New date — Starting a business, with Moraima Gutierrez. Wednesday, April 2, 6-7 p.m. The Small Business Administration will show how they can help you start your own business. Free. Register.

Rescheduled — Evening book discussion. One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Thursday, April 3, 7-8 p.m. The Art of Fielding, by Chad Harbach, with Susan Boyar. Refreshments. Details online. Register.

Children’s Events 

Pennant contest. One Book-One Town 2014: Baseball. Grades K-5. Design your own during March. Turn in by Saturday, March 29. Put your name, phone number, and school clearly on the back of your pennant. Details online.

Storytime for 2’s — Tuesday, April 1 or Thursday, April 3, 9:30-10 a.m. Stories, music and fun. Trumbull residents. Register.

3-year-old storytime — Tuesday, April 1, 10:30-11 a.m., or Wednesday, April 2, 9:30-10 a.m. Books, finger-plays, music and a craft. Trumbull residents. Register.

4- and 5-year-old storytime — Tuesday, April 1, 11-11:30 a.m. Books, songs, and crafts. Trumbull residents. Register.

Baby Café — Wednesday, April 2 or Thursday, April 3, 11-11:30 a.m. Rhythm, scarves, and books. 6 months-2 years. Trumbull residents. Drop in.

Fairchild Nichols Branch 

Baby’s morning out — Monday, March 31 or Wednesday, April 2, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Stories, songs, and finger plays. 0-24 months. Trumbull residents. Drop in.

Story Squirrels — Tuesday, April 1, 10:30-11 a.m. Stories, play, and crafts. Ages 4 and 5. Trumbull residents. Drop in.

Story scenes — Ages 6-10. Wednesday, April 2, 4-5 p.m. Chapter books and and craft. Trumbull residents. Register.

Book Bunnies — Thursday, April 3, 10:30-11 a.m. Rhymes, songs, and crafts. Ages 2 and 3. Trumbull residents. Drop in.

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