Summer Reading has started!

Submitted by epax on Fri, 07/24/2020 - 11:21

At this time we will not be offering in person programming. All programming until further notice can be found on Facebook, YouTube, or live through GoToMeeting.

 

Youth Virtual Programming | June - July 2020

Make sure to stop by your HCCL location for a new Make & Take Craft each week!

Check out our Storybook Walk in Wakeman (Dalton Park Preserve), Greenwich, and North Fairfield.

 

VIRTUAL TEEN TIME

Every Monday live on Facebook!
*Kits for crafts will be while supplies last. Kits are available the week before each craft. While supplies last.*

Mon, June 22 at 4:00pmDo-It-Yourself Lip Scrub
Mon, June 29 at 4:00pmPerler Bread Fun
Mon, July 6 at 4:00pmMini Fairy Garden
Mon, July 13 at 4:00pmDo-It-Yourself Air Cloud Dough
Mon, July 20 at 4:00pmPaint Chip Flower Craft
Mon, July 27 at 4:00pmDo-It-Yourself Whale Phone Holder

 

DIGITAL STORYTIME

Join us 4 times a week for stories, songs, & more on Facebook!

Tuesdays at 6:00pmRead to Me with Miss Mitzi
Wednesdays at 10:30amRead to Me with Miss Mitzi
Fridays at 11:00amPreschool Storytime with Miss Cathy
Saturdays at 10:30amBaby Storytime with Miss Carolyn

 

VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES

*Kits for crafts will be while supplies last. Kits are available the week before each craft. While supplies last.*

WEEK 1

 
Mon, June 22 at 10:30amDo-It-Yourself Pinata
Tues, June 23 at 1:00pmScience Magic with Miss Char
Wed, June 24 at 3:00pmA Fun Easy Recipe with Miss Cathy
Thurs, June 25 at 4:00pmMagician Daniel Lusk. Join us for a live virtual program! Call, stop by or click here, to join the Facebook event!

WEEK 2

 
Mon, June 29 at 10:30amLearn how to make a Vietnamese yogurt snack!
Tues, June 30 at 1:00pmDragon Quest with Miss Char
July 
Wed, July 1 at 3:00pmDo-It-Yourself Bird Feeder
Thurs, July 2 at 4:00pmJoin Meadow Perry live for a fun bubble program. Meadow Perry is a Bubble Magician! She delights in revealing the beautiful, mysterious and magical world of bubbles! Interactive and entertaining for all ages. Call, stop by or check out our Facebook event for the link to join!

WEEK 3

 
Mon, July 6 at 10:30pmMake a sword and shield with Miss Jenny
Tues, July 7 at 1:00pmFairy House Folded Book Art
Wed, July 8 at 3:00pmMake a Toad House
Thurs, July 9 at 4:00pmJoin Meadow Perry live for a fun bubble program. Call, stop by or check out our Facebook event for the link to join!

WEEK 4

 
Mon, July 13 at 10:30amMiss Jenny will show you how to make an Australian meat pie!
Tues, July 14 at 1:00pmDo-It-Yourself Chalk. Be sure to check out our fun chalk activity outside the library in Willard!
Wed, July 15 at 3:00pmJoin the Akron Zoo: Animal Fairy Tales! This digital event will include live animals!
Thurs, July 16 at 1:00pmOutback Ray is back! Call, stop by or check out our Facebook event for the link to join!

WEEK 5

 
Mon, July 20 at 10:30amAfrican inspired pasta necklace.
Tues, July 21 at 1:00pmDo-It-Yourself Marshmallow Shooter and STEAM project.
Wed, July 22 at 3:00pmMusical Family Storytime with Jody Chaffee. Join us for a live musical event with Jody Chaffee from the Firelands Orchestra.

WEEK 6

 
Mon, July 27 at 10:30amBraziliam Brigadeiro: Learn how to make an easy chocolate treat!
Tues, July 28 at 1:00pmJoin Miss Char live to learn how to make juggling balls to get ready for Professor Tony on July 30.
Wed, July 29 at 3:00pmMake a Tie Dye T Shirt using a reverse negative method.
Thurs, July 30 at 4:00pmJoin Professor Tony live for juggling, magic, and more! Call, stop by or check out our Facebook event for the link to join!



Adult Virtual Programming | June - July 2020

For information on our monthly book discussions please contact your local HCCL location.

Mind, Body and, Sole and Summer Reading have joined forces this summer! Read and get active for a chance to win incentives, and prizes! Ask at our Public Services Desk for more information!

*Kits for crafts will be while supplies last. Kits are available the week before each craft. While supplies last.*

JUNE

 
Mon, June 22 at 6:00pmMake your own transparent decal sticker.
Mon, June 29 at 6:00pmLearn how to make a wood block star for July 4th!

JULY

 
Mon, July 6 at 6:00pmMake a mini scrapbook.
Thurs, July 9 at 6:00pmTune in for a live storytelling with Silvia Hernandez. Silvia will be talking about her journey to citizenship and more. Call, stop by or check out our Facebook event for the link to join!
Thurs, July 16 at 6:00pmImagine the story of Frida Kahlo! Learn about her life and create a flower pot.
Mon, July 20 at 6:00pmMake a macrame key chain.
Thurs, July 23 at 6:00pmTune in for a live storytelling event with Kyle Von Kamp. Kyle will be talking about his travels, teaching, and more. Call, stop by or check out our Facebook event for the link to join!
Mon, July 27 at 6:00pmCreate a paint chip canvas with us.

 

Thank you Sponsors

  • Pizza Hut
  • Wendy's
  • McDonald's
  • Greenwich Library Friends
  • Friends of the Willard Memorial Library
  • Mercy Hospital
  • Fisher Titus Medical Center
  • Greenwich Improvement Group
  • North Fairfield Lions Club
  • Directions Credit Union
  • Dalton Park Preserve
  • SEBO
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