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This event is in the "Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
Library Branch: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
Room: Lawn
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Preschoolers and caregivers are welcome this drop-in program on the lawn behind the Weed Branch Library. Please bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to the gathering. PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS WEATHER PERMITTING. ...

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Bookmobile" group.

Bookmobile Stops

All Day
Bookmobile
Library Branch: Bookmobile
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4), Kids (grades K-5), Tweens (grades 5-8), Teens (grades 6-12), Families, Adults
Program Type: Books & Reading
Event Details:
9:30 to 10:30  Dorothy Heroy Park - 51 Riding Stable Trail 11 to noon  Davenport Ridge School, 1300 Newfield Ave. 12:30 to 1:30  Staff Break 1:30 to 2:30  Rocky's Ace Hardware - 485 Hope St. 3 to 4  Hart Magnet Sc...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Babytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
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Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 24
Event Details:
A program geared for babies featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For ages up to 18 months with an accompanying caregiver. No walk-ins. Registration required. Registration opens six days before storytime date. Mas...

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

End of Summer Teen Party

5:00pm - 9:00pm
Main Library
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Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Tweens (grades 5-8), Teens (grades 6-12)
Program Type: Arts, Movies & Performances, Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 104
Event Details:
Celebrate the end of Summer Learning Club with pizza and a screening of Jurassic Park while testing your luck on a raffle of fun prizes. Registration required. ...
This event is in the "South End Branch" group.

Children's Summer Celebration

11:00am - 1:00pm
South End Branch
Library Branch: South End Branch
Room: Library-wide
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4), Kids (grades K-5), Tweens (grades 5-8), Parents, Families
Program Type: Special Event
Event Details:
Don't miss this must-attend party featuring balloon artists, face painters and Steve Johnson’s Magic Variety Show. All ages welcome.   ...

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Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Outreach" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime at Commons Park

10:30am - 11:30am
Outreach
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytime
Event Details:
Bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to this drop-in program at Commons Park in Harbor Point. Families with children 18 months to 4 years are welcome. This program is held weather permitting. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytime
Event Details:
Books, songs and movement with new bilingual content premiering every Tuesday on South End Library's Instagram Account @Southendbranch_lib For ages 18 months to 4 years. No registration required. ...
This event is in the "Outreach" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime at Latham Park

10:30am - 11:00am
Outreach
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytime
Event Details:
Bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to this drop-in program at Latham Park, located at the nexus of Bedford, Forest and Prospect streets. Families with children 18 months to 4 years are welcome. This program is held weather permitting. ...

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Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Kids Book Discussion: One-Third Nerd

7:00pm - 7:45pm
Main Library
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Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Board Room
Age Group: Kids (grades K-5), Tweens (grades 5-8)
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 16
Event Details:
Prepare for a fun discussion of One-Third Nerd by Gennifer Choldenko, a storyabout fifth grader Liam, who is trying to be cool in spite of his embarrassing little sisters. But when the beloved family dog Cupcake can't stop peeing in the house, Liam a...

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Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
A participatory storytime for the whole family that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities. For families with children ages 18 months to 4 years. No walk-ins. Registration required. Registration opens 6 days before storytime ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Book Bunch Club

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
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Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Board Room
Age Group: Kids (grades K-5)
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 15
Event Details:
Get your copy of Bad Kitty School Daze by Nick Bruel at the library, then join us for a fun discussion and activity. Refreshments served. Grades 2 to 3. Registration and face masks required. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
Library Branch: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
Room: Lawn
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Preschoolers and caregivers are welcome this drop-in program on the lawn behind the Weed Branch Library. Please bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to the gathering. PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS WEATHER PERMITTING. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Babytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
A program geared for babies featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For ages up to 18 months with an accompanying caregiver. No walk-ins. Registration required. Registration opens six days before storytime date. Mas...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "South End Branch" group.

Community Family Giveback Day

12:00pm - 4:00pm
South End Branch
Library Branch: South End Branch
Room: Library-wide
Age Group: Kids (grades K-5), Tweens (grades 5-8), Parents, Families
Program Type: Community
Event Details:
A celebration of community with live music, kids activities, free books, health and wellness information and more. Flu shots available. All ages welcome. Co-sponsored by the Community Action Agency of Western Connecticut, Power Health Tour and Org...
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Vigil of Light Ceremony & Performance

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Main Library
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Kids (grades K-5), Tweens (grades 5-8), Teens (grades 6-12), Parents, Families, Adults
Program Type: Community, Music & Concerts
Event Details:
The International Alliance of Chaplains and Law Enforcement will lead an escort of light and musicians Paco Godoy and Carlos Grijalva, the Old School band, the Grupo de Danza Folklórica Maltyox and the Portal Norteño dance schools, and Intempo String...

Disclaimer(s)

Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Outreach" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime at Latham Park

10:30am - 11:00am
Outreach
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytime
Event Details:
Bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to this drop-in program at Latham Park, located at the nexus of Bedford, Forest and Prospect streets. Families with children 18 months to 4 years are welcome. This program is held weather permitting. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
A participatory storytime for the whole family that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities. For families with children ages 18 months to 4 years. No walk-ins. Registration required. Registration opens 6 days before storytime ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
Library Branch: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
Room: Lawn
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Preschoolers and caregivers are welcome this drop-in program on the lawn behind the Weed Branch Library. Please bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to the gathering. PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS WEATHER PERMITTING. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Virtual" group.

T-MAD Meeting via Zoom

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Virtual
Register
Registration
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Tweens (grades 5-8), Teens (grades 6-12)
Program Type: Books & Reading
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 11
Event Details:
Join Teens Making A Difference (T-MAD), the library's teen advisory board, where you can learn about upcoming events at the library, share reading suggestions and make a difference in the community. Participation in T-MAD counts as volunteer work....
This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Babytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
A program geared for babies featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For ages up to 18 months with an accompanying caregiver. No walk-ins. Registration required. Registration opens six days before storytime date. Mas...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Outreach" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime at Latham Park

10:30am - 11:00am
Outreach
Library Branch: Outreach
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytime
Event Details:
Bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to this drop-in program at Latham Park, located at the nexus of Bedford, Forest and Prospect streets. Families with children 18 months to 4 years are welcome. This program is held weather permitting. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Main Library" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Main Library
Registration
Library Branch: Main Library
Room: Third Floor Auditorium
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Details:
A participatory storytime for the whole family that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities. For families with children ages 18 months to 4 years. No walk-ins. Registration required. Registration opens 6 days before storytime ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Friends-Sponsored

This program is brought to you by the generous support of the Friends of the Ferguson Library.

This event is in the "Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch" group.

Outdoor Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:15am
Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
Library Branch: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
Room: Lawn
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Storytime
Event Details:
Preschoolers and caregivers are welcome this drop-in program on the lawn behind the Weed Branch Library. Please bring a blanket and/or lawn chairs to the gathering. PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROGRAM IS WEATHER PERMITTING. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Virtual" group.
Library Branch: Virtual
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers (ages birth-4)
Program Type: Books & Reading, Storytime
Event Details:
Books, songs and movement with new bilingual content premiering every Tuesday on South End Library's Instagram Account @Southendbranch_lib For ages 18 months to 4 years. No registration required. ...