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

Special Programs at Plumb Memorial Library

At the Plumb Memorial Library Wednesdays, at 1:30 PM.  Free tickets are available at 1:00 PM – seating is limited.

August 5   Super Cowtoonist – Guest performer Deb Hamuka-Falkenham offers a hands-on cartooning workshop for kids 4 – 12 and caregivers. Children draw their own cartoons by following along with the cartoon chalk talk and learn just what it takes to be a cartoonist.

August 12  Dragons & Dreams: Fire and Ice – Wouldn’t dragon’s breath be an amazing sight? Sciencetellers offer kids 3 – 15 and caregivers the opportunity to learn about the science of Fire and Ice through a tale of Dragons & Dreams. This spectacular adventure will sweep us away to a world where dragons are real, dreams come true, and only the most daring of people will survive to tell the tale.

Meet the Friends

At the Plumb Memorial Library on Thursday, 8/13, from 10:00 AM – noon. What are the Friends up to? Drop in for “coffee and” to learn more about activities and opportunities with the Friends of the Shelton Libraries. The Friends are looking to share the fun they have and let folks know what is happening now and coming in the fall. Stop in and bring a friend.

Special Programs at Huntington Branch Library

Frisbee Freestyle Interactive Playshop –  Thursday, 7/30, at 1:30 PM. Kids ages 5 – 10 will learn Frisbee tricks from two-time World Freestyle Champion Todd Brodeur! Plus, see Todd’s unique collection! Registration is required and begins 7/16.

Sparky’s Puppets: Stories in Trees – Thursday, 8/6, at 2:00 PM. Oak, apple, pine: there’s a tree in every tale during this lively, humorous puppet show! Registration for this program for all ages is required and begins 7/24.

Summer Reading Clubs

No matter what your age – get ready to READ this summer and take part in our prize drawings – available at both libraries. Click on the tabs above to learn more about our ADULT, TEEN, and KIDS Summer Reading Clubs. Parties are coming up soon!

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