2017 Summer Children’s Programs

Tuesday, June 27, 10:30 am – Fun Clay Cartoons
Children ages 3 and up can work with Crayola Model Magic clay to learn about the color wheel and make cartoon characters.

Wednesday, July 5, 3 pm – Watercolors
Children ages 5 and up will learn to work with watercolors. All supplies provided.
Wednesday, July 12, 6:30 pm – Birds of Prey
Christine’s Critters will bring live birds of prey for families to see and learn about the dangers these magnificent creatures face.
Thursday, July 13, 10 &10:30 am – Art Truck
Children ages 3+ will be able to board the art truck and create their own art works. Two sessions (15 children each). Please register at the front desk.
Tuesday, July 18, 3:30 pm РCT Native Wildlife  RESCHEDULED TO TUESDAY AUGUST 29 at 3:30 PM.
The White Memorial Conservation Center will visit with a variety of reptiles that make their home here in Connecticut.
Monday, July 24, 10:30 am – Once Upon a Farm
Come and meet a real baby goat from a farm in Litchfield County. Bring your camera.
Wednesday, July 26, 3:30 pm – Country Quilt Farm
Have your picture taken with a real live Llama!!

Wednesday, August 2, 10:30 am – Animal Embassy
All ages are welcome to come and learn about a variety of animals from reptiles to mammals.
Wednesday, August 2, 6:30 pm – Blue Moon Raptors
Live Owls and Kestrels who have been rehabbed and can no longer live in the wild will visit the library.
Monday, August 7, 10:30 am – Children’s Museum
Wildlife sanctuary animals and how they have adapted to meet their needs to live in captivity.
Tuesday, August 8, 10-12 pm – Art Truck
Children ages 6 and up will paint clay figures on the Art Truck. Limit 20 children, please register at front desk.
Tuesday, August 15, 11 am – Country Quilt Farm
Meet a live Llama and have your picture taken with him.
Wednesday, August 16, 3:30 pm – Summer Beach Party
Celebrate the end of Children’s Summer Reading at our annual Beach Party with Mr. Bubbles, kiddie pools, sand boxes and snacks.The raffle will also be held that day.
Thursday, August 17, 10:30 am – Commercial Dentistry
Parents and children learn about proper tooth care.