Children's Programs

For more information about children's programs listed in the Calendar of Events or below, please contact the Children’s Library at (860) 355-1191 ext 204. In the case of inclement weather, please see the Children's Department Inclement Weather Procedures.

April 25 - June 3, 2016
Story Times

The next session of Story Times will begin the week of April 25 and run through June 3. See the Registration Procedures for details. For more information, please stop by or call the Children's Department at 860-355-1191 x 3.

June 14, 2016
Elephant and Piggie

Come have some “Elephant and Piggie” fun at NMPL on June 14 at 2:00 PM. This program of crafts, games, stories and snacks is for children coming out of Kindergarten and up. Registration is required. Please sign up at the Children’s Room Desk, or call 860-355-1191 ext. 204.

June 13, 2016
Special Summer Programs

Starting at 10:00 this morning, registration for all our Special Summer Programs begins! Space is limited, so hurry in and be sure to reserve space for your child(ren) in the programs in which you are interested. Sign up in the Children’s Department here at the library. Details for the programs may be found here. For more information call 860-355-1191 x204.

July 5 - August 12, 2016
Summer Reading

Soon it will be time for summer reading fun at NMPL!  This summer we invite children from ages 1 – 12 to join us for “On Your Mark, Get Set...Read!” in the NMPL’s Children’s Department starting on July 5, 2016. Fun for all ages! Check out the details at Summer 2016.
***For little ones ages 1 – 3, we have our early lit program featuring early learning activities to do with your child.***
***For children 4 years old through coming out of 5th grade, at registration you will receive a reading log and a game sheet.***
***Your child may also participate in the “Bedtime Math Program” (BMP). BMP offers three levels of challenge: Wee Ones (targeted for pre-school kids), Little Kids (kindergarten through 1st or 2nd grade), and Big Kids (grades 2 and up).***
Stop by the Children’s Department or call 860-355-1191 x204 for more information and to register.


Book Buddies

Children ages 4 - 8 can sign up in the Children's Library to be paired with a Young Adult patron in Grades 5 through 12 to be a Book Buddy and they can meet at the library and read together!



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