Did You Know…

If you can’t bring your kids to the library, they can still enjoy reading with Tumblebooks Book-of-the-Day. This new program is available to ANYONE, not just Shelton residents. Click on this link to start:

http://daily.tumblebooks.com

FOTSL Book Sale Meeting

At the Plumb Memorial Library on Tuesday, 9/8, at 5:30 PM. With the Fall Book Sale a month away we are planning for details and scheduling volunteer coverage. New members are actively sought; training and mentoring is a given for new or returning willing hands.

FOTSL Mystery Dinner

At the Shelton Senior Center on Friday, 9/18, at 6:00 PM. The Friends of the Shelton Libraries (FOTSL) present this year’s Mystery Dinner Theater. This comedy/mystery production was written and directed by local author Amanda Malloy Marrone, and will be held at the Shelton Senior Center, 81 Wheeler Street. The BYOB event includes a buffet dinner provided by Trattoria Roma. All proceeds benefit Shelton libraries. Tickets are $30 and will soon be available for sale at Plumb Memorial and Huntington Branch Libraries, or online through the Friends of the Shelton Libraries at www.friendsofthesheltonlibraries.org. Doors open at 6:00 PM. For more information call 203-924-1580.

Learning by Example – How to Motivate Children

At the Huntington Branch Library on Wednesday, 9/16, at 6:00 PM. Dr. Lori Monaco will teach simple techniques to motivate your children and yourself. Topics will include a basic understanding of the child/adolescent/teen brain. Please register for this adult program beginning 9/2.

Dissected Computer

At the Huntington Branch Library on Saturday, 9/19, at 11:00 AM. Tweens in grades 5 – 8 will discover the parts of a computer in this hands-on demonstration. The goal: to put the computer back together so it works! Please register beginning 9/4.

Wowbrary

Sign up for the Wowbrary Service, which allows you to see which materials are purchased for each library via a weekly email. You will have to sign up separately for each library.   Wowbrary Sign-Up