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, May. 22, 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, May. 22, 12:00 PM
Book discussion group for adults on fourth Mondays at noon. This month’s title is Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd. Copies may be available; finishing the book is not required. 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, May. 22, 4:45 PM - 5:15 PM
or call (203)926-0111.
ShopRite Dietician Jenna Hourani will teach children in grades K-4 how to prepare a surprise Memorial Day snack! Please register beginning May 8.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, May. 23, 10:30 AM
Calling children and caregivers: Drop in with Mrs. Fritsch for stories, songs, Ring Around the Rosie, and a special theme-related craft.
Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, May. 23, 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, May. 24, 11:00 am
CLASS IS FULL - Please register for June classes starting May 24th.
Miss Robin provides a fun, active musical program for children ages
2 1/2 - 4 and caregivers. Registration is required; sessions run for an entire month. Registration begins April 19.  There will be no class on May 10th.
Huntington Branch Library
Wednesday, May. 24, 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, May. 24, 6:00 PM
Drop-in for this one-of-a-kind book club geared toward kids 10-13 years old who are interested in promoting good will! We will discuss a monthly book based on respect, friendship, and/or compassion. Then take part in a book-based “random act of kindness” activity. The first book is Wonder, by R.J. Palacio.
 
Huntington Branch Library
Wednesday, May. 24, 6:00 pm
or call (203)926-0111.
The Huntington Branch Library is thrilled to be partnering with Lincoln Center to show free performance screenings to our patrons. We will provide a light dinner while you enjoy Act One. “Few have captured the magic of the theater better than Moss Hart, a poor kid from the Bronx who became a lion of Broadway. Now James Lapine reinvents Hart's memoir for the stage, creating a world as vivid and transformative as the stage itself. Starring Tony Shalhoub and Andrea Martin” (description taken from screenings.lincolncenter.org). Please register beginning May 10th. 
Huntington Branch Library
Thursday, May. 25, 11:00 am

Join Miss Danielle as she engages children of all ages with this drop-in storybook session!
Plumb Memorial Library
Thursday, May. 25, 6:00 PM
Regional chapter of the state antique bottle and glass collectors association meets; new members welcome.
Plumb Memorial Library
Friday, May. 26, 10:30 AM
Drop in for play time with preschool children as caregivers chat over tea and share the joys of childhood.
Plumb Memorial Library
Saturday, May. 27, 10:30 AM
Come join us for out Saturday story-time at Plumb Memorial Library. We will read a story, create a craft, and have some music fun. This is a drop in program.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Saturday, May. 27, 2:00 PM
Geared toward ESL students both adults and children and Beginner Readers too. Join us as we play BINGO using pictures and coordinating words! Yes, there will be prizes! This is a drop-in program.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Tuesday, May. 30, 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, May. 31, 11:00 am
CLASS IS FULL - Please register for June class starting May 24.
Miss Robin provides a fun, active musical program for children ages
2 1/2 - 4 and caregivers. Registration is required; sessions run for an entire month. Registration begins April 19.  There will be no class on May 10th.
Plumb Memorial Library
Wednesday, May. 31, 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.
 
Plumb Memorial Library
Thursday, Jun. 1, 10:30 AM
Preschoolers and caregivers work on learning skills to make them Kindergarten ready; drop in session, siblings welcome.
Plumb Memorial Library
Friday, Jun. 2, 10:30 AM
Ages 0-5. Drop in for play time with preschool children as caregivers chat over tea and share the joys of childhood.
Huntington Branch Library
Monday, Jun. 5, 5:15 pm - 5:45 pm
or call (203)926-0111.
Kids in grades 1-4 can enjoy hilarious activities including decorating their own Captain Underpants tighty whities and using them as slingshots! Both avid fans and newcomers to the series are welcome. Register beginning May 22.