North Haven Memorial Library

Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at North Haven Memorial Library! All events are free and open to the public, however some classes require a materials or activity fee. Registration required where noted, but preregistration does not guarantee seating. The Library reserves the right to deny attendance to programs with specific age restrictions or those who become disruptive to an audience. **Disclaimer: The North Haven Memorial Library reserves the right to photograph/record and publish individuals and groups attending library services and programs on social media internet sites, the Library’s website, and newspapers. Participants may request from a staff member that their image, or that of their child, not be used by the Library for these purposes.**
 Limit by audience:
LET’S VISIT -
Community Room
Friday, Jan. 17, 10:30 am

An abbey fit for a queen and a cathedral commissioned by a king tower over the landscape of the country's capital,
Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral standing as architectural marvels. Runtime: 56 min.

LEGO CLUB
Children's Department
Saturday, Jan. 18, 2:30 pm
Ages 4-12 yrs
Drop by the library and create something fun and wonderful with LEGO! We provide the LEGOs, and you provide the imagination.
No registration is required.
TUTU TUESDAY
Children's Program Room
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 10:30 am

Ages 6 mos-3.5 yrs
Time for too-too much fun on Tuesday at the library! If you and your child have a tutu or bow tie, wear it while enjoying music, dancing, a story, and playtime.
Registration Required

Please Note: Program registration is always open for North Haven Residents. Registration for Out of Town Residents will begin 2 weeks prior to the program date.

LEARN JOBNOW - RESUM
Community Room
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 6:30 pm

Need help with your job search, resume, or interviewing techniques? Thinking of switching careers? Learn how to use the library’s database JobNow, which offers job search assistance, professional resume review, and live interview coaching - all for FREE- with your current North Haven library card. Charged laptops suggested, but not required. Registration required.

TEEN ADVISORY BOARD:
Community Room
Tuesday, Jan. 21, 7:00 pm
Ages 13-18 yrs
Help us gain teen perspective to provide programming and materials to better serve this population. Serving on this board will provide teens with an opportunity to have their voices heard as well as enhance their leadership skills, which will serve them well for years to follow. Community service hours will be provided.
We will celebrate the new year and the completion of a great first year of Teen Advisory Board

Registration Required
PARENT PLAYDATE
Children's Department
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 10:30 am
Parents/cargivers of children
Ages 0-5 yrs

Drop by for a mini storytime, and play with the toys in our Children's Department. While you're here, enjoy getting to know other parents/caregivers and their little ones, and check out all the library has to offer!
No registration is required.
CONNECTICUT ARCHITEC
Community Room
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 10:30 am

Connecticut boasts some of the oldest and most distinctive architecture in New England, from colonial churches and
modernist houses to refurbished 19th factories, small farmsteads, tobacco sheds, quiet maritime villages, and town 
greens. In his guide to this rich and diverse architectural heritage, Christopher Wigren, New Haven resident and Deputy Director of the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation, discusses 100 places across the state. Registration required.

LEGO CLUB
Children's Department
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 6:30 pm
Ages 4-12 yrs
Drop by the library and create something fun and wonderful with LEGO! We provide the LEGOs, and you provide the imagination.
No registration is required.
 COOKING WITH AN AIR
Community Room
Wednesday, Jan. 22, 6:30 p.m.

Do you have an air fryer and aren’t sure how to use it? Join Marisa McCoy, registered dietitian from the ShopRite of Wallingford, in a fun presentation about cooking with your air fryer! Air frying is such an easy and healthy cooking method that you will learn to love! Samples are included.  Registration required.

BABY RHYME TIME
Children's Program Room
Thursday, Jan. 23, 10:30 am
Ages
0-24 months

Let's nurture our bonds and increase awareness of our Little Ones. Our primary focus is the healthy development of infants ages 0-24 months old with an emphasis on language enrichment and pre-literacy skills. 
No registration required.
BINGO BUDDIES
Children's Program Room
Thursday, Jan. 23, 6:30 pm

Ages 5-17 yrs
Head to the library for a night of gaming fun! Bingo Buddies will pair a caring teen with each child to create a one-on-one Bingo team. These teams will work together to see who will be the Ultimate Bingo Champion.
Registration Required

Please Note: Program registration is always open for North Haven Residents. Registration for Out of Town Residents will begin 2 weeks prior to the program date.

MYSTERY BOOK CLUB-NO
Community Room
Thursday, Jan. 23, 7:00 pm

Fourteen-year-old Cynthia Bigge woke one morning to discover that her entire family had vanished. Twenty-five years later, someone has returned to her hometown to finish what was started and no one's innocence is guaranteed, not even her own. By the time Cynthia discovers her family’s killer’s shocking identity, it will again be too late . . . even for goodbye.

READING ROCKS
Community Room
Friday, Jan. 24, 10:30 am

Ages 6mos-5 yrs
Let's read some books and rock to some music! Join Mr. Joe for a playful 30-minute session of stories, music, movement and songs.
Registration Required

Please Note: Program registration is always open for North Haven Residents. Registration for Out of Town Residents will begin 2 weeks prior to the program date.

BROWN BAG IT SERIES
Community Room
Friday, Jan. 24, 12:30 pm

For many, Rembrandt is the greatest artist that ever lived and this deeply moving film seeks to explore the truth about the man behind the legend, exploring many of the Rembrandt exhibition’s key works, through contributions from curators and leading art historians. Rated NR. Runtime 95 min.

MOVE AND GROOVE STOR
Children's Program Room
Saturday, Jan. 25, 10:30 am

Ages 12mos-5 yrs
Listen to some silly storiesand burn off some energy while we dance to popular children's music.
Registration Required

Please Note: Program registration is always open for North Haven Residents. Registration for Out of Town Residents will begin 2 weeks prior to the program date.

TODDLER TIME
Children's Program Room
Monday, Jan. 27, 10:30 am

Ages 2-3 yrs
Come, play and learn! Parents/Caregivers and toddlers interact with books, learn fingerplays and sing. After class, enjoy some playtime with your little ones and get to know one another.
Registration Required
Please Note: Program registration is always open for North Haven Residents. Registration for Out of Town Residents will begin 2 weeks prior to the program date.

POKEMON CLUB
Children's Department
Monday, Jan. 27, 3:45 pm
Ages 6-12 yrs
Do you have what it takes to be a Pokemon Master? Play Pokemon with your peers and make new friends. Bring your cards to play and trade.
No registration is required.
CRAFTS WITH MICHELE
Community Room
Monday, Jan. 27, 6:30 pm

Create a one-of-a-kind multimedia heart pendant with polymer clay, beads, charms, string, and an altered paper clip.  You will leave class with a finished piece learn some new techniques you can incorporate into other creative projects. All supplies are provided.  Registration in person at the Information Desk is required,  along with payment of a non-refundable material fee of $3.00 (cash only).  Picture shown is a representation not a depiction of what you may actually make.

TUESDAY MORNING MOVI
Community Room
Tuesday, Jan. 28, 10:30 am

Marcello is a mild-mannered dog groomer who commits petty crimes for a former boxer who terrorizes the neighborhood. When abuse brings Marcello to the breaking point, he decides to take matters into his own hands. Rated NR Runtime: 102 min.

TUMMY TIME
Children's Program Room
Tuesday, Jan. 28, 10:30 am
Pre-Crawlers
About 0-6 months


Tummy Time is an important part of every baby's day. It helps support major milestones like neck stability and rolling. Let's make Tummy Time more fun by adding in new toys and a chance for new parents/caregivers to chit chat and get to know each other.

No registration is required.
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