AlphaBits \u2014 Thursdays, Sept. 26 and Oct. 3, 10:30 a.m. Preschoolers and caregivers work on learning skills to make them kindergarten ready; drop in, siblings welcome. Stay & Play \u2014 Fridays, Sept. 27 and Oct. 4, 10:30 a.m. Open play dates for preschoolers and caregivers; chat over coffee or tea, juice provided, bring a snack and a friend. Budding Bookworms \u2014 Mondays, Sept. 30 and Oct. 7, 10:30 a.m. A themed drop in story and craft time for kids 1-5 years old and their caregivers. Reading Detectives \u2014 Mondays, Sept. 30 and Oct. 7, 6 p.m., children in grades K-4 join school librarian Miss Kathi sharing the educational weekly themes for story and discussion, plus make-and-take projects to reinforce reading skills taught and tested for in school every day: Sequencing, predicting, contrast and comparison, character traits, setting, inference, personal connections. Drop in, no registration, sign up at desk for reminder email notices. Fun for Little Ones \u2014 Tuesdays, Oct. 1 and 8, 10 a.m. Mrs. Fritsch offers stories, songs and movement for babies and toddlers up to age 2 in this engaging and entertaining drop-in program; siblings welcome. Plumb Picassos \u2014 Tuesdays, Oct. 1 and 8, 2 p.m. A drop in art based story time explores art through picture books and then kids create original pieces, Freezer Dance and play \u201cMiss Maura Says.\u201d knit! \u2014 Tuesdays, Oct. 1 and 8, 6 p.m. Knitters meet to share and support. Afternoon Knitters \u2014 Wednesday, Oct. 2, 1 p.m. Local knitters, new members welcome; meets in main floor reading room for the summer. 4\/6 READ! \u2014 Wednesday, Oct. 2, 6:30 p.m. Children in grades 4-6 discuss great books they choose. Refreshments provided; register. Teen Book Club \u2014 Saturday, Oct. 5, 12:30 p.m. Teens 12-19 drop in for discussion over a quick lunch. No registration, pick up a copy of the book in the teen room. Teen Boost \u2014 Saturday, Oct. 5, 1:45 p.m. Teens 12-19 drop in for cooking, crafts and more. Call 203-924-9461 for details, or just drop in and be surprised. Teen Movie Critics \u2014 Saturday, Oct. 5, 3 p.m., ages 13-19 drop in to watch and critique movies of all ages and genres. A small dinner provided. On display \u2014 Miniature porcelain boxes: Limoges works of art in painted porcelain plus china imitations of the antiques from a local collector; Roseville, McCoy \u2013 pottery, real thing or lookalikes? Home Delivery \u2014 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. More library events here.