Huntington Branch Library Danielle\u2019s All Ages Storytime \u2013 On Thursdays, Sept. 7,14 at 11 a.m., join Danielle as she engages children of all ages with this drop-in storybook session!! Show-and- Tell Stories \u2013 On Friday, Sept. 8, 15, at 10:30 a.m.& 11 a.m., during this program designed for ages 3 & up, join Ms. Marissa for stories and songs. Plus, bring along a show-and- tell item. Younger visitors are welcome at the 10:30 a.m. session. The 11 a.m. session is for ages 3 & up only and includes a bonus craft or game! Banned Books Week Art Contest \u2013 On Monday, Sept. 11, Banned Books Week celebrates our Freedom to Read! Prepare for this special week with our art contest! Kids, ages 3-5, can color Where the Wild Things Are pictures. Children, ages 6-9, can follow instructions to draw Captain Underpants. Library staff will pick winners in two categories for each age group: Most Creative and Most Artistic. Winners will each receive 5 like-new children\u2019s books donated by our generous library patrons. Pick up contest materials between Sept. 11 and Sept. 29. Entries are due at the end of Banned Books Week on Sept. 29. Fitness BINGO \u2013 On Monday, Sept. 11, 4:45 p.m., Kids of all ages can play BINGO with a twist! Listen for an exercise; if it is listed on your card, do the exercise before covering your space! Get movin\u2019 and groovin\u2019. Who will be the first to shout \u201cBINGO\u201d? Bouncing Babies & Jumping Beans! \u2013 On Tuesday, Sept. 12, 19 at 10:30 a.m. & 11 a.m., Snuggly wee ones and energetic toddlers (infants to age 2) can join Ms. Marissa for a story, songs, and fun with scarves, maracas, or the parachute- plus, bubbles! Shelton Reading Circle \u2013 On Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 6:30 p.m., take part in a book discussion group that is sponsored by the Shelton Historical Society. This group was originally founded in 1894 and use to meet in members\u2019 homes to actually read novels aloud while doing charity work for community causes. Ellen Kolesk is the facilitator and can be reached at 203-925- 1803. Toddler Movement \u2013 On Wednesdays, Sept. 13, 20, Miss Robin provides a fun, active musical program for children ages 2 1\/2 - 4 years old and their caregivers. Register; sessions run for an entire month. As I See It \u2013 On Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 1 p.m., Join the Friends of the Shelton Libraries as we watch a fascinating movie followed by a lively discussion and dessert. Adults only. Homebuyer Education \u2013 On Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 6 p.m., Shawna Vallillo, a licensed realtor from Keller Williams Realty, and Jeff Gomes, a mortgage lender from Guaranteed Rate, will present a comprehensive crash course in homebuying. Whether you are a renter wondering if you can afford a home or a homeowner looking to move, you will take some great information away with you. Also, Attorney Joseph Furnari, with Furnari Law LLC, will be on hand to answer questions. Register for this program beginning Sept. 1. Curiosity Day \u2013 On Saturday, Sept. 16, 10:30 a.m. (craft) & 1:30 p.m. (storytime), Celebrate Curious George\u2019s birthday! Drop in anytime between 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. to make a craft especially for curious kids! Children, ages 1-6, will discover how to turn a handprint into Curious George! Children, ages 7-9, will learn how to tattoo a banana! Plus, listen to Curious George stories at 1:30 p.m.! No registration required. Plumb Memorial Library Life is Art \u2013 On Thursdays, Sept. 7, 14 at 6:30 p.m., join Miss Ronda for fun and different creative projects each week. Learn new techniques and express your inner artist. Teen Volunteer Orientation \u2013On Saturday, Sept. 9, at 10 a.m., All teens wishing to volunteer at Plumb Library must attend an orientation. Anyone who has attended a past orientation does not need to attend again. The two hours at orientation count as two volunteering hours. Contact Mr. Adam at 203-924- 9461 for more details. Olde Ripton Garden Club \u2013 On Monday, Sept. 11, at 10:30 a.m., the local gardeners and plantsmen will meet to share speakers, information and support; new members welcome. MS Support Group \u2013On Monday, Sept. 11, at 2 p.m., the regional self-led group discusses topics of interest and shares information, new members welcome; meets in ground floor handicapped accessible meeting room off parking lot. SW CAPA \u2013 On Monday, Sept. 11, at 7 p.m., the South West chapter of Connecticut Authors and Publishers Association offers speakers and support. New members welcome. Homeschool STEM Club \u2013 On Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 11:30 a.m., Homeschooled children, elementary-aged, will learn about techniques and hands on projects all inspired by STEM. Registration required, call 203-924- 9461, or register online. Knit \u2013 On Tuesday, Sept. 12, 19 at 6 p.m., Adult fiber fans meet to knit, crochet and chat. There\u2019s lots of support and fellowship in this drop in group. All are welcome. Movie & Snack: Moana \u2013 On Saturday, Sept. 16, at 1 p.m., Drop in with Miss Maura and watch a free family movie. They will be showing Moana. Enjoy some light refreshments too! No alcohol please. No registration required. Home Delivery \u2013 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. Chris Lengyel the Magician- On Saturday, Sept. 30 Chris Lengyel the Magician will visit the Children\u2019s Department of the Plumb Memorial Library in Shelton for a special performance in the meeting room. This program is also intended to celebrate Library Card Month and all children ages 3 and up who live in Shelton can also get their library card and special treat after the program. Registration is required for children of all ages and their caregivers. If you have any questions, or to learn how to register, contact the Plumb Memorial Library at (203) 924-9461 or visit the website at www.sheltonlibrarysystem.org.