Pomfret Public Library

Pomfret Public Library - Events

Join us for upcoming events and programs at Pomfret Public Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
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Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, May 22, 10:30-11:30
Join our informal stitching open studio! Bring your current project – embroidery, knitting, crochet, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, or what-have-you – and spend an hour in the company of others who love fiber and textile arts. Participants share their knowledge and their projects, past and present.
The group gathers for about an hour most Wednesday mornings. The schedule is loose but most of our stitchers arrive some time between 10:30 and 11. We would love to see what you’re working on!
Story Time at PPL
Pomfret Public Library
Thursday, May 23, 10:30am (03/14, 03/21, 03/28, 04/04, 04/11, 04/18, 04/25, 05/02, 05/09, 05/16, 05/23, 05/30)
or call 860-928-3475.

Pomfret Public Library hosts Story Time nearly every Thursday at 10:30. (Check the calendar on our homepage to confirm dates.) Each session includes themed songs, stories, crafts, and games with Miss Heather. Story Time is a great way to spark your child’s imagination, introduce early reading skills, and practice motor skills and group play.

Registration is not mandatory, you’re welcome to pop in, but it is helpful for craft and activity planning. 

Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, May 29, 10:30-11:30
Join our informal stitching open studio! Bring your current project – embroidery, knitting, crochet, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, or what-have-you – and spend an hour in the company of others who love fiber and textile arts. Participants share their knowledge and their projects, past and present.
The group gathers for about an hour most Wednesday mornings. The schedule is loose but most of our stitchers arrive some time between 10:30 and 11. We would love to see what you’re working on!
Story Time at PPL
Pomfret Public Library
Thursday, May 30, 10:30am (03/14, 03/21, 03/28, 04/04, 04/11, 04/18, 04/25, 05/02, 05/09, 05/16, 05/23, 05/30)
or call 860-928-3475.

Pomfret Public Library hosts Story Time nearly every Thursday at 10:30. (Check the calendar on our homepage to confirm dates.) Each session includes themed songs, stories, crafts, and games with Miss Heather. Story Time is a great way to spark your child’s imagination, introduce early reading skills, and practice motor skills and group play.

Registration is not mandatory, you’re welcome to pop in, but it is helpful for craft and activity planning. 

Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, Jun. 5, 10:30-11:30
Join our informal stitching open studio! Bring your current project – embroidery, knitting, crochet, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, or what-have-you – and spend an hour in the company of others who love fiber and textile arts. Participants share their knowledge and their projects, past and present.
The group gathers for about an hour most Wednesday mornings. The schedule is loose but most of our stitchers arrive some time between 10:30 and 11. We would love to see what you’re working on!
Creative Writing Gro
Pomfret Public Library
Thursday, Jun. 6, 6-8pm
Join us on the first Thursday of each month for creativity and camaraderie! We'll have half an hour of chatting about our current projects, challenges, and goals before splitting off for dedicated writing time.
All experience levels welcome, no pressure to share if you don't want to. 

 
Pomfret Public Library
Monday, Jun. 10
Area poets and poetry aficionados meet monthly at the library to share their work and encourage one another. Please bring a poem to share! Attendance is for adults; registration is not required.
Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, Jun. 12, 10:30-11:30
Join our informal stitching open studio! Bring your current project – embroidery, knitting, crochet, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, or what-have-you – and spend an hour in the company of others who love fiber and textile arts. Participants share their knowledge and their projects, past and present.
The group gathers for about an hour most Wednesday mornings. The schedule is loose but most of our stitchers arrive some time between 10:30 and 11. We would love to see what you’re working on!
Bluey’s Backya
Pomfret Public Library
Saturday, Jun. 15, 1pm
Bluey's backyard has seen soooo many parties, so this summer the Pomfret Library is kicking off Summer Reading with a Bluey Bash on our new big blue back deck! Sign up for the Summer Reading Challenge and then join in all the Bluey snacks, games, and crafts. If you stay til the end, you'll even get to play Pass The Parcel: Lucky's Dad's Rules! Of course we'll have a Keepy Uppy session and Dance Mode. 

Dress up is always encouraged for kids and grown ups (If you know Bluey, then you know how those parents interact with the kids). This event is open to all age children, we'll be making it as all age friendly as possible! Registration is preferred so that we can get the right amount of party supplies. Registration starts June 1st!
Pomfret Read Around
Pomfret Public Library
Tuesday, Jun. 18 (June 18, 25 & July 2, 9, 16, 23)
or call 860-928-3475.
Pomfret Library’s NEW Silent Book Club
will meet weekly at a surprise time and location
Sign up here to receive an email each Tuesday with that week’s details.
6 weeks - a new location each week.
Bring a book or grab one when you get there (we'll have plenty) and read around Pomfret with us!
Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, Jun. 19, 10:30-11:30
Join our informal stitching open studio! Bring your current project – embroidery, knitting, crochet, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, or what-have-you – and spend an hour in the company of others who love fiber and textile arts. Participants share their knowledge and their projects, past and present.
The group gathers for about an hour most Wednesday mornings. The schedule is loose but most of our stitchers arrive some time between 10:30 and 11. We would love to see what you’re working on!
Pomfret Read Around
Pomfret Public Library
Tuesday, Jun. 25 (June 18, 25 & July 2, 9, 16, 23)
or call 860-928-3475.
Pomfret Library’s NEW Silent Book Club
will meet weekly at a surprise time and location
Sign up here to receive an email each Tuesday with that week’s details.
6 weeks - a new location each week.
Bring a book or grab one when you get there (we'll have plenty) and read around Pomfret with us!
Ukulele Class
Pomfret Public Library
Tuesday, Jun. 25, 3pm
Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing. No experience necessary. Ukuleles provided.

Registration opens June 1st and will be required as there is a set number of spots. This program is for children 7-12yrs and parents may hang around to watch.

Julie Stepanek lives in a forest in western Massachusetts where she raised a son and taught herself how to play the ukulele. She has been teaching and making music at libraries, senior centers and preschools throughout New England for the past twelve years.
Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 10:30-11:30
Join our informal stitching open studio! Bring your current project – embroidery, knitting, crochet, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, or what-have-you – and spend an hour in the company of others who love fiber and textile arts. Participants share their knowledge and their projects, past and present.
The group gathers for about an hour most Wednesday mornings. The schedule is loose but most of our stitchers arrive some time between 10:30 and 11. We would love to see what you’re working on!
Yoga on the Deck
Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, Jun. 26, 6pm (Wednesdays June 26th-July 31st)
Aubrey is back for another summer of yoga on the deck!
This will be our first summer with our new and improved deck and we are so excited to yoga all over it. 
All experience levels are welcome, please bring your own mat. 

Wednesday evenings from June 26th through July 31st. 6-7pm. 
 
Pomfret Read Around
Pomfret Public Library
Tuesday, Jul. 2 (June 18, 25 & July 2, 9, 16, 23)
or call 860-928-3475.
Pomfret Library’s NEW Silent Book Club
will meet weekly at a surprise time and location
Sign up here to receive an email each Tuesday with that week’s details.
6 weeks - a new location each week.
Bring a book or grab one when you get there (we'll have plenty) and read around Pomfret with us!
Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, Jul. 3, 10:30-11:30
Join our informal stitching open studio! Bring your current project – embroidery, knitting, crochet, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, or what-have-you – and spend an hour in the company of others who love fiber and textile arts. Participants share their knowledge and their projects, past and present.
The group gathers for about an hour most Wednesday mornings. The schedule is loose but most of our stitchers arrive some time between 10:30 and 11. We would love to see what you’re working on!
Yoga on the Deck
Pomfret Public Library
Wednesday, Jul. 3, 6pm (Wednesdays June 26th-July 31st)
Aubrey is back for another summer of yoga on the deck!
This will be our first summer with our new and improved deck and we are so excited to yoga all over it. 
All experience levels are welcome, please bring your own mat. 

Wednesday evenings from June 26th through July 31st. 6-7pm. 
 
Pomfret Public Library
Monday, Jul. 8
Area poets and poetry aficionados meet monthly at the library to share their work and encourage one another. Please bring a poem to share! Attendance is for adults; registration is not required.
Pomfret Read Around
Pomfret Public Library
Tuesday, Jul. 9 (June 18, 25 & July 2, 9, 16, 23)
or call 860-928-3475.
Pomfret Library’s NEW Silent Book Club
will meet weekly at a surprise time and location
Sign up here to receive an email each Tuesday with that week’s details.
6 weeks - a new location each week.
Bring a book or grab one when you get there (we'll have plenty) and read around Pomfret with us!
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