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Children's Programs

These programs are developed by library staff to entertain and educate.  No registration is required unless specified. Please call the children's department for further information at 203-574-8212.

  Calendar of Events ( All Library Events - Children's & Adults )

 


 

Weekly Programs

 

 

Storytime Plus
Tuesdays, 10 a.m. 
Children's Room 

Children and caregivers will enjoy story time, listening and singing to music, marching and playing in a band, doing finger games, and creating a craft.

For preschoolers age 5 and under.
Groups must register three weeks in advance.

 

 

Roblox Club - Starts January 2
Tuesdays, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. 
Computer Classroom 

Roblox players can access games created by other users or create games themselves.

For ages 5 to 14.
Space is limited.

 

 

Babies & Books
Wednesdays, 10 a.m. 
Picture Book Room 

Enjoy lullabies, nursery rhymes, finger plays, bounces, and sign language.

Best with one child per adult.
For children age 24 months and under.
No registration required.

 

 

Coding Club for Kids
Wednesdays, 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. 
Computer Classroom 

Children of all ages are welcome to join in this club activity. Come learn coding, including HTML and how to program robots!

 

 

Mother Goose
Thursdays, 10 a.m. 
Auditorium 

Nursery rhymes, visual and audio technology are used in this modern Mother Goose program.

For children age 4 and under.
Groups must register three weeks in advance.

 

 

Jammie Jams
Thursdays, 6 p.m. 
Children's Room

"Pajama" story time for ages 3-7. Bring your favorite teddy bear, wear your PJs, and jam with music, songs and stories!

 

 

 

Typing 4 Kids - Starts February 2
Fridays, 3:30 p.m. 
Computer Classroom

Kids of all ages: learn a valuable skill and have fun doing it!

Kids can practice their typing online at silas-bronson.typingclub.com.

 

 


 

February

 

 

Alphabet Explorers
Saturday, February 3, 10 a.m.
Auditorium

This program is for children ages 3-5 with a parent/grandparent or guardian. Families will receive a free book at each session. 

Space is limited. Please call to register: 203-574-8213.


 

 

Take Your Child to the Library Day
Saturday, February 3, 1 p.m. 
Children's Room

Join us for a celebration of the library! We'll have special activities in the Children's Room all day.

 

Saturday Matinee: White Water
Saturday, February 10, 1 p.m. 
Children's Room

White Water is the story of a 7 year-old black kid in segregated 1963 Opelika, Alabama who becomes obsessed with the desire to taste the water from the "white's only" drinking fountain and sets out on a quest to do the unthinkable: drink from it.

Based on the children's book by Michael S. Bandy and Eric Stein.

No Rating: Made for TV

 

Let Your Voice Be Heard 2
Saturday, February 10, 1 - 4 p.m. 
Children's Room

A day for youths to have their voices heard. We will watch a movie and share our thoughts and discover new perspectives. Spoken word and songs are encouraged.

 

Valentine's Day Crafts
Wednesday, February 14, 10 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. 
Children's Room

Stop in and create a special Valentine's Day card for someone you love!

 

Let's Go LEGO!
Monday, February 26, 6 p.m. 
Children's Room

If you like building with LEGOs, then you'll love "Let's Go LEGO!" 

For ages 6 to 12.

 

Bronson Bookworms
Wednesday, February 28, 6 p.m. 
Mezzanine Meeting Room

Tweens! Nurture your love of reading and meet new friends. We’ll read a different book each month.

February's book: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor.