Library news

Huntington Branch Library

Computer Part Art - Monday, Jan. 4, 4:30 p.m. Children, ages 3-10, use their imaginations to turn pieces of old computers into new masterpieces! Drop in; materials will be distributed on a first come, first served basis.

Bouncing Babies & Jumping Beans - Tuesday, Jan.5, 11 a.m. Snuggly wee ones and energetic toddlers (infants to age 3) are invited to join Miss Marissa for scarves, maracas, stories, and bubbles!

Toddler Movement - Wednesday, Jan. 6, 11 a.m. Miss Robin provides a fun, active musical program for children ages 21/2 -4 and caregivers; register, sessions run for an entire month.

Spanish with Sandra - Thursday, Jan.7, 4:30 (ages 3-5) and 5 p.m. (ages 6-8)  Children and their caregivers learn Spanish through interactive songs, games, stories and other activities. Register now for the Winter session (Jan. 7 through Feb. 25). First Friday Book Discussion – Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, 1 p.m. Self-led book discussion of Nora Ephron’s

I Feel Bad about My Neck: and Other Thoughts about Being a Woman. Books are available at the Huntington Branch Library.

Plumb Memorial Library


Holiday Closings – both libraries close at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 24 for Christmas Eve. They are closed for Christmas all day Friday, Dec. 25 and Saturday, Dec. 26 but will re-open for regular schedules on Monday Dec. 28.  In addition, they will close at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 31 for New Year’s Eve and remain closed Friday, Jan. 1. Both libraries will re-open Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016 for regular schedules. The outside book and media bins remain open during library closed hours for return of items. The library website, is available 24/7 for access to personal records, library catalogs, downloadable audio and ebooks plus research databases.

AlphaBits  – Thursdays, Dec. 24 and 31, 10:30 a.m.  Pre-school kids drop-in for this interactive Story Time: we Hokey Pokey, share a story, engage in Hands-on Centers, Freezer Dance and My Energy.Budding Bookworms – Monday, Dec. 28, 10:30 a.m. Drop-in with Miss Maura for a themed story and craft, then Freezer Dance and Do Re Mi, a great way to begin your week!

knit! – Tuesdays, Dec. 29 and Jan. 5, 6 p.m. 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.

Home Delivery – Shelton residents who cannot get to the library due to temporary or permanent

disability are welcome to apply for home delivery of library materials. Contact Branch Library, 203- 926-0111). A project underwritten with support from the Friends of the Library and the Valley

Community Foundation.