Plumb Memorial & Huntington Branch Library

Special Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Plumb Memorial and Huntington Branch Library. All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
Limit by location:      Limit by audience:
Huntington Branch Library
Friday, Jun. 23, 10:30 am - 11:00 am
or call (203)926-0111.
This session is for large dogs:  Children of all ages are invited to bring their dogs to storytime! Meet Ms. Marissa at Shelton's Dog Park for stories, songs, and canine fun! Register starting June 9. (Rain Date: June 30)
 
Huntington Branch Library
Friday, Jun. 23, 11:15 am - 11:45 am
or call (203)926-0111.
This session is for small dogs:  Children of all ages are invited to bring their dogs to storytime! Meet Ms. Marissa at Shelton's Dog Park for stories, songs, and canine fun! Register starting June 9. (Rain Date: June 30)
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Monday, Jun. 26, 10:30 AM
Drop in with Miss Maura for a themed story and craft, then Freezer Dance and Do Re Mi. A great way to begin your work week.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Monday, Jun. 26, 12:00 PM
Book discussion group for adults on fourth Mondays at noon. This month’s selection is Raven Black by Ann Cleeves. Group meets in handicapped accessible ground floor meeting room; bring along lunch and the library will offer beverage and dessert, new members welcome.
 
 
Huntington Branch Library
Monday, Jun. 26, 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
or call (203)926-0111.
Theatre educator Ingrid Schaeffer will guide kids, ages 5-8, as they act out a magical story about a shop where airplanes, helicopters, and other flying vehicles come to life! Register starting June 12.
 
 
Huntington Branch Library
Monday, Jun. 26, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
or call (203)926-0111.
Theatre educator Ingrid Schaeffer will direct tweens, ages 9-12, as they read a short play version of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Then, play games with story-related sweets! (Please note: activities will include desserts that contain food allergens.) Register starting June 12.
 
Huntington Branch Library
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
or call (203)926-0111.
Kids in grades K-5 can join Velya Jancz-Urban in a dissection of pellets that owls have regurgitated. These pellets contain pieces of prey that can't be digested, such as feathers and bones. Children will learn about the food chain, mammal anatomy, and birds of prey. Please register beginning June 13.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, Jun. 27, 6:00 PM
Adult fiber fans meet to knit, crochet and chat, lots of support and fellowship in this drop in group, stop in and bring a friend.
 
Huntington Branch Library
Wednesday, Jun. 28, 1:00 pm
Join the Friends of the Shelton Libraries as we watch a fascinating movie followed by a lively discussion and dessert. Adults only.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Wednesday, Jun. 28, 1:30 PM
Ahoy! Set sail with us on a thrilling action-packed adventure about a crew of quirky pirates marooned on a desert island. With mutiny and high-tide looming, they must rescue their salty captain and find a way to build a ship before all hope is lost…at sea! Do not miss this refreshing nautical tale with a twist. Limited seating: free tickets will be given out 30 minutes before performance
Plumb Memorial Library
Wednesday, Jun. 28, 4:30 PM
Announcing a NEW story time at Plumb Memorial Library. Please help us welcome Ms. Sandra as she shares stories, games, songs and music all in Spanish! Open to kids ages 3-7 and their caregivers. Please register at 203-924-9461.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Wednesday, Jun. 28, 6:00 PM
A NEW multi-cultural family book club where we explore the world through books geared toward kids 5-9 years old and their caregivers. We will read a book together, engage in a book-related activity and then you will get a FREE copy of the book as a gift! Registration is required at 203-924-9461
 
Huntington Branch Library
Thursday, Jun. 29, 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
or call (203)926-0111.
Kids, ages 2 - 7, are invited to the second session of a three-week musical storytelling series incorporating singing, dancing, props, and rhythm instruments! Instructor Michelle Urban will encourage families to explore fairy tale themes in a new way! Register for each week separately starting June 8.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Thursday, Jun. 29, 6:30 PM
Ages 10 and up. Join Miss Ronda for fun and different creative projects each week. Learn new techniques and express your inner artist!
Plumb Memorial Library
Friday, Jun. 30, 6:00 PM
Adults re-read (or read for the first time) classic favorites from youth, this month’s book is The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas. Come debate the merits and values, share tea and snacks, drop in for a reader’s Happy Hour.
 
Huntington Branch Library
Monday, Jul. 3, 4:30pm - 5:15pm
or call (203)926-0111.
Travel back to the 1970s to watch Scooby-Doo and the gang solve a supernatural mystery! Then, sample a Scooby Snack! Register starting June 19.
 
Huntington Branch Library
Wednesday, Jul. 5, 10:30 am - 11:00 am
or call (203)926-0111.
Meet Ms. Marissa at the Shelton History Center's Schoolhouse at 70 Ripton Road! Each week, kids, ages 5-8, can travel way back in time while listening to a FUN historical picture book! Then, make a craft or play a game! Register for each session separately starting June 21.
 
Huntington Branch Library
Wednesday, Jul. 5, 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
or call (203)926-0111.
Teens in grades 7-12 can enjoy pizza while hanging out with friends. Crafty teens may also make a different small project each week. Register for each Wednesday separately starting June 21.
Huntington Branch Library
Thursday, Jul. 6, 3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
or call (203)926-0111.
Kids, ages 2 - 7, are invited to a story time incorporating singing, dancing, props, and rhythm instruments! Instructor Michelle Urban will encourage families to explore fairy tale themes in a new way! Register starting June 22
Huntington Branch Library
Friday, Jul. 7, 1:00 pm
Threading the Needle by Marie Bostwick will be discussed today while enjoying light refreshments. This novel follows the lives of a quilter’s club group, their friendships and support of one another. Wish You Well by David Baldacci will be the August reading selection. Books are available at the Huntington Branch Library.