Martin L. King Jr. Storytime
Come to the library for a special story time highlighting the life and influence of Dr. King. For ages 6-8. January 18th at 4:00pm
Pokémon Go Club
We will meet in the library and spin and visit the Gym, trade with our Pokémon Friends. You must have your own cell phone. Children under 10 must have an adult caregiver remain with them. Fridays, in January at 3:30pm
Drop in and Pick up a Craft Project
Come to the library any time on Mondays with your child and pick up a craft project to do at home. Child must be with you to pick up the craft.
Friday, Jan. 7 is National Bobblehead Day
Bring your Bobblehead to the library and we will put it on display in our display case, remember to pick up your Bobblehead from the library the week of February 7th. Drop your Bobblehead off the first week of January.
National Fourth Graders Day
Are you a fourth grader? Come to the library and enjoy your special day. Get a library card and a special 4th grader prize. Monday, Jan. 10 from 3pm until 4:30pm
National Popcorn Day
Wednesday, Jan. 19 from 10am to 3pm, Come enjoy a bag of fresh popcorn to celebrate National Popcorn Day.
It’s National Hot Chocolate Day
Monday, Jan. 31 from 10am until 3 pm, and enjoy a cup of Hot chocolate with us!
Sammy the Babcock Library mascot has a new letterbox! [Sammy Babcock Letterbox]. Please visit
www.letterboxing.org to access the clue sheet. Be sure to write Sammy a note to tell him what you think
of his special stamp.
We now have theme bags available. Please fill out the form below and choose which theme you would like. We will then contact you when it is ready for pickup!
Story Time is now back in person at the library! Join us every Tuesday at 10:30 am for a story and crafts!
We have new Activity Kits!
Each Activity Kit comes with a literacy component that assists children with distinguishing between letters, words, and sentences, a comprehension section which asks questions about the book, a Science component from what is learned in the book, an art and crafts activity, math where children are encouraged to use items in the book to learn to count or add/subtract, physical play activity, and many have cooking activities as well.
Please call the library (860-487-4420 or 959-210-8556) or go online to reserve your Activity Kit:
1. Seals on the Bus
2. Mouse Paint
3. The Cow That Went Oink
4. In the Tall, Tall Grass
5. Dinosaurs, Dinosaurs
6. From Caterpillar to Butterfly
7. If You Give a Mouse a Cookie
8. Silly Sally
9. Pete the Cat; I Love My White Shoes
10. No, David!
11. I Know An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly
12. The Jacket I Wear in the Snow