8/19/2016 - Upcoming Trumbull Library Events

Upcoming Trumbull Library Events

American Cancer Society Health Info Table outside Front Doors. Fri. Aug. 19, 2 – 4pm.

Tales from the Beyond! For Teens & Tweens. Thurs. Aug. 18, 7 – 8pm. Get goosebumps! Greg McAdams presents this intriguing creepy and a little scary program tonight! View unusual artifacts, such as a voodoo doll, ancient coins, old photographs and newspaper clippings. Try to read minds and experience ESP. Hear stories of curious disappearances, unsolved mysteries and Jack the Ripper! Free. Register.

Book Club for Grades 6 and Up. The Iron Trial, by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare. Wed. Aug. 24, 5 – 5:45pm. Warned away from magic all his life, Callum endeavors to fail the trials that would admit him to the Magisterium only to be drawn in against his will. Details online. Join us for discussion, activity, and snack! Register; 1st 10 registrants get free copy.

All Teens’ Raffle Tickets from Summer Reading must be submitted by Sat. Aug. 27 by 5pm! Winners will be chosen at random after closing on that day.

Upcoming: Summer Escape Party for the End of Adult Summer Reading! Wed. Aug. 31, 6:30 – 8pm. In Outdoor Courtyard.

Children’s Events

Book Discussion & Activity: Red Berries, White Clouds, Blue Sky, by Sandra Dallas. Grades 4-6. Wed. Aug. 24, 4 – 4:45pm. After Pearl Harbor is bombed by the Japanese, twelve-year-old Tomi and her Japanese-American family are forced to leave their California home to live in internment camps. An important chapter in American history. Join us for a fun and lively time! Register; 1st 15 registrants get free copy in Childrens.

Fairchild Nichols Branch

Fairchild: Saturday Craft Time. All Ages. Sat. Aug. 20, 10:30am – 12:30pm. While you're looking for books, do a fun craft! A new one every Saturday. Drop in.

Fairchild: Caterpillars Storytime. Birth to 12 months. Mon. Aug. 22, 10:15 - 10:45am. Attention all wiggly caterpillars! Join us for a fun morning storytime where we will enjoy gentle songs, stories, puppets, and more! Drop in.

Fairchild: Butterflies Storytime. Ages 1 – 2. Mon. Aug. 22, 11 - 11:30am. It’s time for your little toddler to turn into a social butterfly! Children will enjoy this fun morning storytime with music and puppets. Drop in.

Fairchild: Robert the Guitar Guy. Ages Birth to 8. Mon. Aug. 22, 11:45am - 12:15pm. Come sing, jump, and clap to nursery rhymes and favorite movie songs with Robert! Drop in.

Fairchild: Story Time 2½ to 3s. Wed. Aug. 24, 10:30 - 11:15am. Come join us for story time! We'll read stories and create some fun art to take home! Drop in.

Fairchild: Junior Authors Workshop Series. Ages 5-7. Thurs. Aug. 25, 10:30 - 11:15am. Does your child like to create his/her own stories? In this series, younger kids will learn the basics of writing, and how to structure a story. They will write and illustrate their own book that will be displayed in the library! Free. Register.

Fairchild’s Adult Summer Reading Bingo ends Sat. Aug. 26. All raffle tickets must be submitted by 2pm. Drawing for two $75 Parker’s Steak & Scotch gift cards will be Mon. Aug. 28.

Check out our website at
www.trumbullct-library.org for details.  203-452-5197