Community events at the Shelton library: Art, dancing and movies

Nursery rhymes

Baby Rhyme Time at Huntington Branch Library is continuing Tuesdays this summer.

Infants and non-walkers will enjoy this one-on-one time with their caregiver. Participants will do traditional and new nursery rhymes and songs, many with hand play or action.

Then stay awhile for some free play and socialization for the kids, and chit-chat for the adults.

Remaining dates this summer are July 22, 29, and Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26, 10:30-11 a.m.

No need to register.

Story time

Stories with Danielle is at at the Huntington Branch Library Thursdays, 11-11:30 a.m.

Stories geared toward 3-4 year olds. Drop in.

Remaining dates this summer: July 17, 24, 31, Aug. 7, 14, 21 and 28.

Watching movies

As I See It at Huntington Branch Library continues Wednesdays this summer from 1-3 p.m. Remaining days this summer are: July 23, Aug. 13 and 27.

Join the Friends of the Shelton Libraries to watch a movie, followed by a discussion and dessert.

Adults only.

Toddlers dance

Toddler Movement Program at the Huntington Branch Library has two more dates this summer, Wednesday, July 23 and 30, 11-11:30 a.m.

Watch a child’s eyes light up as they get to march, dance and play musical instruments. Songs and action; poems included.

For youth ages 2-and-a-half to 4 years-old, who are ready to participate in group activities, with a caregiver.

This is a weekly program that fills up quickly, organizers said, so register. A waitlist is available.

Paper art 

Origami for All Ages at Huntington Branch Library is Thursday, July 24, 1-2 p.m. and 2:30-3:30 p.m.

This hands-on program on Japanese paper folding with Fran Block will be presented in two sessions. The first session is for 3 - 5 year olds and a caregiver.

The second session is for ages 6 and older. Register.

Singing stories

Sing Me a Story, Thursday, July 31, 1-2 p.m. at Huntington Branch Library. Travel the world through music with Nancy Hershatter. Songs and instruments will be used in this interactive program for kids ages 5-9. Register.