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Valentine Tea

Monday, February 14th, 4:00-5:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Kids ages 3-10 are invited to bring their favorite valentine to a tea and enjoy some “lovely” snacks together at the Library. We’ll also make valentines to take home on this day that we celebrate all the ones we love! Contact the Children’s Library to register for this free event.

Raising Readers Parent Clubs

Raising Reader Parent Clubs are 8 weeks of fun that teach you to support your children’s literacy through a love of stories books and activities.

Club members will learn strategies that make reading with their children both enjoyable and beneficial and learn ways to participate in their child’s literacy development.

Clubs are open to parents and grandparents who have children ages 2-6 and will forming and running this winter and spring.

If you are interested in joining a club please contact the Children’s Library at 203-284-6436.

Leeny Del Seamonds: Winter Magic Tales

Friday, February 11th at 7:00 p.m. in the Children's Library

With high energy, a sense of humor and a love of performing, Leeny Del Seamonds will delight us this year with her Winter Magic Tales. These heartwarming tales are spiced with Leeny’s Cuban-American sense of humor and will definitely take away the winter doldrums!

This is the final storytelling program in our Fireside Stories Series which was made possible thanks to a generous donation by Barbara Kennedy Shortell.

Meditation: Connecting Body, Spirit, and Mind

Monday, February 7th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Medical research has uncovered amazing facts about meditation and the body-mind-spirit connection. Join Dr. Matthew Raider, MD, a physician specializing in geriatrics, to learn about how mediation can be used to minimize the effects of stress and speed healing. Learn the tools needed to make meditation part of daily life. The program will include a “meditation sitting” and a question-and-answer discussion period. Please register in person, online, or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Delayed Opening 1 p.m. on Wednesday, February 2nd

Library opening is delayed until 1 p.m. due to the weather. No fines will be charged for today. The Book Seller is closed.

Library Closing at 4:00 p.m. today, February 1

Early Closing: Due to the weather, the Library will close at 4:00 p.m. today.

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