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.
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Plumb Memorial Library
Monday, Nov. 20, 10:30 AM
A themed drop in story and craft time for kids 1-5 years old and their caregivers - Freezer Dance and ever popular Do Re Mi. This week we get a visit from Tina the Tooth Fairy!
Huntington Branch Library
Monday, Nov. 20, 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm
or call 203-926-0111.

Teens in grades 9-12 are invited to join the library's Teen Advisory Board and fulfill community service credit for school! At each monthly meeting, offer ideas for future teen events and help set up for programs for younger kids. Stay to assist with the tween event immediately following the meeting to maximize your volunteering time! Registration begins November 2 and closes November 16.

Huntington Branch Library
Monday, Nov. 20, 5:30 pm - 6:00 pm
or call 203-926-0111.

Tweens in grades 5-8 will work together to make stuffed shell pasta! Those with food allergies please note: ingredients include cheese. Registration begins November 2 and closes November 16.

 

Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, Nov. 21, 10:30 AM

Join Mrs. Fritsch for stories, songs, activities and a special theme related craft, siblings always welcome.

Huntington Branch Library
Tuesday, Nov. 21, 10:30 AM - 11 AM & 11 AM -11:30 AM
Snuggly wee ones and energetic toddlers (infants to age 2) are invited to join Ms. Marissa for stories, scarves, the giant parachute, bubbles, and more!
Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, Nov. 21, 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. Group meets in the beautiful and historic Reading Room.

Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, Nov. 21, 6:00 PM

Regional chapter of the state antique bottle and glass collectors association meets, new members welcome.

Plumb Memorial Library
Monday, Nov. 27, 10:30 AM
A themed drop in story and craft time for kids 1-5 years old and their caregivers - Freezer Dance and ever popular Do Re Mi.
Plumb Memorial Library
Monday, Nov. 27, 12:00 PM

This book discussion group for adults meets on fourth Mondays every month at noon. This month’s selection is Where You’d Go Bernadette by Maria Semple. 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, Nov. 27, 5:15 pm - 5:45 pm
or call 203-926-0111.

Kids in grades K - 4 can perform experiments that trick the senses from Vicki Cobb's book How To Really Fool Yourself! Fool your arms into feeling like they're floating in mid-air! Fool your ears into hearing the ocean in the middle of the library! Fool your eyes into seeing images that aren't really there! Register beginning November 13.

Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, Nov. 28, 10:30 AM

Join Mrs. Fritsch for stories, songs, activities and a special theme related craft, siblings always welcome.

Huntington Branch Library
Tuesday, Nov. 28, 10:30 AM - 11 AM & 11 AM -11:30 AM
Snuggly wee ones and energetic toddlers (infants to age 2) are invited to join Ms. Marissa for stories, scarves, the giant parachute, bubbles, and more!
Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, Nov. 28, 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. Group meets in the beautiful and historic Reading Room.

Huntington Branch Library
Wednesday, Nov. 29, 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Miss Robin provides a fun, active musical program for children ages 21/2 - 4 and caregivers.  There will not be a class on November 22nd.  Please register; sessions run for an entire month.

Plumb Memorial Library
Wednesday, Nov. 29, 6:00 PM
or call 203-924-1580.
A 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 online or at 203-924-9461.
Huntington Branch Library
Thursday, Nov. 30, 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Join Danielle as she engages children of all ages with this drop-in storybook session!

Plumb Memorial Library
Thursday, Nov. 30, 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!
Huntington Branch Library
Friday, Dec. 1, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Drop in to meet Santa! Plus, listen to Christmas stories and color a festive picture. Please bring along an unwrapped toy to donate to TEAM. This event is sponsored by TEAM, the Huntington Branch Library, and some of Shelton's volunteer fire companies.

Huntington Branch Library
Friday, Dec. 1, 10:30 AM - 11 AM & 11 AM -11:45 AM

Join Ms. Marissa for stories and songs! Plus, bring along a show-and-tell item. All ages are welcome at the 10:30 AM session. The 11 AM session is for ages 3 & up only and includes a bonus craft or game before the stories!

 

Huntington Branch Library
Friday, Dec. 1, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly will be discussed today while enjoying light refreshments. This is the story of a young woman’s journey of self-discovery amid racism, sexism, and poverty – and a murder at an idyllic hotel in the Adirondacks. The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom will be the January reading selection. Books are available at the Huntington Branch Library.