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Saturday November 1, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  1:00 PM Financial Literacy Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

Learn the ins and outs of the financial world with Robert Salomon Jr., who spent over 40 years at some of the most prestigious firms on Wall Street and was a regular columnist at Forbes magazine. Register online.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
        There are many spaces available.
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Read to Skylar Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Practice reading with Skylar, a certified therapy dog. Get to know this friendly, gentle golden retriever who loves listening to children. Grades 1-3. Registration required. Call 203 8294.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Sunday November 2, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Meet the Author: Kevin Henkes Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Jeanne Rinhart Family Program -- Meet the beloved creator of picture book characters such as Owen and Lily, and the winner of the Caldecott Medal for Kitten’s First Full Moon. Mr. Henkes’ elegant and thoughtful prose has also earned him Newbery Honor citations for The Year of Billy Miller and Olive’s Ocean. For ages 5 and up and their families. Book sale and signing.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Monday November 3, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Sing Along with Dr. Ev Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Music-making and movement with The Ferguson Library’s own Dr. Ev. Ages 5 and under with adult.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A storytime for older preschoolers with an emphasis on longer books, songs and fingerplays. For ages 3 ½  to 5.  Registration required.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Six Pillars for Growing Your Business Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

This workshop will reveal the tools needed to be successful at direct sales in any industry and to unlock the secrets of how to manage a top-tier sales team. It will cover more than how to simply "make the sale" -- it will help you to create a strategy around long-term, sustainable sales success for you and your employees. (This is Part Four of a series of workshops. Additional workshops will be held on November 17 & 24 at 6 p.m. (check-in at 5:30 p.m.)) Registration required. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8224   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8224 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

Location: Main Library Third Floor Board Room

Tuesday November 4, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM 1, 2, 3 - LI-BRA-RY! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8283   
   

Parent-child playshops. Activities to foster early childhood development and literacy, including free play, music, movement, stories, books and crafts. For ages 1 to 3 with an adult.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8286   
   

Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage: Stories by Alice Munro

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:35 PM Children's Film Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Mr. Peabody & Sherman -- Mr. Peabody, a super-intelligent canine inventor, and his adopted son Sherman, travel through time to correct a time rift that they created. Rated PG. 92 minutes. Ages 6 and up.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Wednesday November 5, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Step Ahead Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A preschool program with stories, music and movement using puppets, flannel boards and videos. For ages 3 to 5.  No registration required for individuals.  Groups must call ahead to reserve a space.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8292 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM T-MAD Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

The Library's teen advisory program. New participants welcome. Grades 6 to 12.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Meet the Author: Nicole M. Lindsay Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

The accomplished speaker and author of The MBA Slingshot for Women, provides a gender-based roadmap for developing the knowledge, skills, and relationships to succeed in business school and beyond. Book sale and signing.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Thursday November 6, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  1:00 PM News at Your Fingertips: Tools and Apps for News Junkies Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Explore different ways to get your news fix online or on your mobile devices. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
        There are 13 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM CHOICES Certified Health Insurance Counseling Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Counseling sessions for individuals that have questions about their Medicare benefits. Counselors are certified by CHOICES (Connecticut’s program for Health insurance assistance, Outreach, Information and referral, Counseling, Eligibility Screening). 45 minutes sessions, every Thursday from September 18 through December 4. For an appointment, call 203 351-8221 or 8222. Thursdays, September 18 through December 4 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Location: Second Floor Study Room
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Microsoft Excel Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Learn how to name worksheets, enter data and write formulas. Must be familiar with Windows. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
        There are 12 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM A Virtual Tour of South End Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

A virtual tour of South End, Stamford's largest industrial neighborhood. Wes Haynes, Executive Director of Historic Neighborhood Preservation Program, will speak about historic South End, Stamford. Mr. Haynes is a Stamford native with thirty-five years of experience in historic preservation.  

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Friday November 7, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Saturday November 8, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM Shake, Rattle and Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

For ages 3 and up with a caregiver. Stories, songs, crafts and more with Mandrita.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Computer Programming for Newbies Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Learn the popular programming language, Scratch, which uses ready-made blocks of code to introduce young kids to the fun of programming. Ages 8 to 10. Registration required: Participants must be able to attend both sessions (November 8 and November 15). To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A sensory-rich mix of songs, movement and a story. Fun for all children, and appropriate for preschoolers with autism, Asperger's or sensory processing issues. Ages 3 to 5. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Lower Level Program Room
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Microsoft Word Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Learn basic features of Microsoft Word. Mouse and keyboard skills required. To register, call 203 351-8221 or 8222.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:05 PM Second Saturday Cinema Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Million Dollar Arm -- Sports agent JB Bernstein comes up with the idea to stage a nationwide competition in Mumbai to find baseball's next yound and talented pitcher. With Jon Hamm, Aasif Mandvi, Bill Paxton, and Lake Bell. Directed by Craig Gillespie. Rated PG. USA. 2014. 124 minutes.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Monday November 10, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
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misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A storytime for older preschoolers with an emphasis on longer books, songs and fingerplays. For ages 3 ½  to 5.  Registration required.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM The Race to College Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 921-4161   
   

Pre-planning for college for 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th graders and their parents facilitated by Claire Friedlander, Jewish Family Service College Consultant. Additional session on Monday, December 1. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Claire Friedlander at clairef@ctjfs.org or call 203 921-4161.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8224   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8224 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

Location: Main Library Third Floor Board Room

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM A Conversation with Eckart Preu Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Join us for a conversation with Eckart Preu, Music Director of both the Stamford Symphony and the Spokane (WA) Symphony. Hear stories about the composers behind the music, including interesting historical facts, and learn what it takes to plan a concert.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Tuesday November 11, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Building with Bricks Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Join us for a fun afternoon of designing and building with LEGOs. We'll provide the bricks; you bring your imagination. For kids in grades 2 to 4. Registration required. Space is limited. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Lower Level Program Room
Wednesday November 12, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Step Ahead Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A preschool program with stories, music and movement using puppets, flannel boards and videos. For ages 3 to 5.  No registration required for individuals.  Groups must call ahead to reserve a space.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8292 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Community Colleges and the Promise of Public Good: A College President's Perspective Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

David L. Levinson, Ph.D., President of NCC (Norwalk Community College), will speak about the concepts and initiatives that drive community engagement through higher learning and action.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Thursday November 13, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
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misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  1:00 PM Apps for Library Users Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Learn about apps for research and downloadable digital media for The Ferguson Library patron. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
        There are 13 spaces available.
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM CHOICES Certified Health Insurance Counseling Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Counseling sessions for individuals that have questions about their Medicare benefits. Counselors are certified by CHOICES (Connecticut’s program for Health insurance assistance, Outreach, Information and referral, Counseling, Eligibility Screening). 45 minutes sessions, every Thursday from September 18 through December 4. For an appointment, call 203 351-8221 or 8222. Thursdays, September 18 through December 4 from 1 to 4 p.m.

Location: Second Floor Study Room
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Microsoft Excel: Beyond the Basics Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Designed for those who know how to set up a basic spreadsheet and perform simple calculations and wish to expand that knowledge with keyboard shortcuts, templates and conditional formatting. Must be familiar with basic Excel, keyboard, and Windows. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
        There are 11 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Thursday Night Talking Pictures Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8258   
   

Finding Vivian Maier -- Vivian Maier was an ordinary woman who worked as a nanny. During her lifetime, she took over 100,000 photographs and is now considered to be one of the finest street photographers of all time. With Mary Ellen Mark, Phil Donohue, and Charlie Siskel. Directed by John Maloof. Not rated. USA. 2014 minutes. Registration required. Call 203 351-8258 or email caucella@fergusonlibrary.org to reserve a copy of the DVD. Pick up at lower level desk, watch the film and come ready to discuss.

    Location: Main Library Lower Level Program Room
 
misc_none 7:30 PM  -  9:00 PM The Pain & Pleasure of Difference: How an Exclusive People Commits to Inclusion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 921-4161   
   

The Ferguson Library hosts the 3rd Annual Saul Cohen JFS Lecture, featuring Rabbi Greenberg, nationally renowned master teacher, speaker and award-winning author, Director of the Clal Diversity Project, and Founder and Co-Director of Eshel. Dessert reception. For more information, call JFS at 203 921-4161.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Friday November 14, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Saturday November 15, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:05 AM  -  12:15 PM Optimize Your Income Tax and Financial Strategies for this Year and Next Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

This interactive workshop will allow small business owners to consider income tax strategies before calendar year-end and to review business financial strategies. With tax expert Scott Herckis. Registration required. Register online or call SCORE at 203 831-0065.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  12:00 PM Computer Programming for Newbies Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Learn the popular programming language, Scratch, which uses ready-made blocks of code to introduce young kids to the fun of programming. Ages 8 to 10. Registration required: Participants must be able to attend both sessions (November 8 and November 15). To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Sensory Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A sensory-rich mix of songs, movement and a story. Fun for all children, and appropriate for preschoolers with autism, Asperger's or sensory processing issues. Ages 3 to 5. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Lower Level Program Room
 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  1:00 PM Basic Computers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

No experience required. To register, call 203 351-8221 or 8222.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
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misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Nuts and Bolts: Computer Hardware and Basic Troubleshooting Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Introduction to the parts of a computer and what they do. Learn how to identify common hardware failures and best practices to prevent them. No experience with computers is necessary. To register, call 203 351-8221 or 8222.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM Reading is FUNdamental - Book Give-away Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Pick out a book of your choice, hear guest readers, sign up for a library card, and enjoy arts & crafts activities. Grades K-5.  Sponsored by the Stamford Public Education Foundation, Reading is Fundamental, The Ferguson Library, and Pitney Bowes.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Monday November 17, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A storytime for older preschoolers with an emphasis on longer books, songs and fingerplays. For ages 3 ½  to 5.  Registration required.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Six Pillars for Growing Your Business Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Reducing costs is a very effective way of improving your cash flow -- better than higher sales or increasing your price. This workshop will cover how to uncover problems of cost and inefficiency and will review some tools to solve them. (This is Part Five of a series of workshops. Additional workshop will be held on November 24 at 6 p.m. (check-in at 5:30 p.m.)) Registration required; participants must be able to attend all six sessions. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8224   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8224 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

Location: Main Library Third Floor Board Room

 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Influential American Artists Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

Learn about three influential American artists (Homer, Hopper and one surprise) with Helane E. March Rheingold, docent at the Neuberger Museum of Art, instructor at Learning in Retirement, and arts enrichment facilitator for adults and children. Light refreshments.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat by Edward Kelsey Moore

    Location: South End Branch
Tuesday November 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM 1, 2, 3 - LI-BRA-RY! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8283   
   

Parent-child playshops. Activities to foster early childhood development and literacy, including free play, music, movement, stories, books and crafts. For ages 1 to 3 with an adult.

    Location: South End Branch
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misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Civility in America: Civility in Business Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Geoff Colvin, Senior Editor at Large for Fortune magazine and bestselling author, will talk about Civility in Business as part of the ongoing Civility in America Series at The Ferguson Library. Sponsored by Sacred Heart University, The Dilenschneider Group and The Ferguson Library in conjunction with Hearst Media Services CT. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
Wednesday November 19, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Step Ahead Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A preschool program with stories, music and movement using puppets, flannel boards and videos. For ages 3 to 5.  No registration required for individuals.  Groups must call ahead to reserve a space.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8292 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 3:45 PM  -  4:45 PM Thanksgiving Art Studio Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Make your own Thanksgiving turkey crafts and decorations for family and friends. Ages 5 to 12.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Friends Author Series: David Baldacci - SOLD OUT Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8275   
   

Join us for an evening of food, wine and conversation with the #1 New York Times Bestselling Author David Baldacci, author of The Escape. David Baldacci has published 28 novels; all have been national and international bestsellers, and several have been adapted for film and television. His novels have been translated into more than 45 languages and sold in more than 80 countries. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for a wine reception. Appetizers generously provided by Azuca, Brasitas, Columbus Park Trattoria, Crab Shell Restaurant and Tomato Tomäto Pizzeria & Pour House. Program begins at 7 p.m.

This event is sold out.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Thursday November 20, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  1:00 PM Basic Computers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

No experience required. To register, call 203 351-8221 or 8222.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM CHOICES Certified Health Insurance Counseling Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Counseling sessions for individuals that have questions about their Medicare benefits. Counselors are certified by CHOICES (Connecticut’s program for Health insurance assistance, Outreach, Information and referral, Counseling, Eligibility Screening). 45 minutes sessions, every Thursday from September 18 through December 4. For an appointment, call 203 351-8221 or 8222. Thursdays, September 18 through December 4 from 1 to 4 p.m.

 

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
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misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Third Thursday @ One Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Chef -- An out-of-work chef taks to the road in a food truck in this celebration of family and food. With Jon Favreau and Bobby Cannavale. Directed by Jon Favreau. Rated PG. USA. 2014. 114 minutes.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:30 PM What's Cooking Online? Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Get a virtual tour of the best websites and apps for cooking, recipes and restaurant reviews. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
        There are 14 spaces available.
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  7:30 PM French Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8236   
   

La déesse des petites victoires by Yannick Grannec

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Kids' Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Walls Within Walls by Maureen Sherry -- The Smithfork children discover their new apartment is like a giant puzzle filled with codes, clues and carvings that seem to point toward a secret fortune. A 2015 Nutmeg Intermediate Nominee. Grades 3 and up. To register, call 203 351-8242 or drop in to pick up your copy of the book. Refreshments and gift books.

    Location: Main Library Lower Level Program Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

The Chocolate Ship by Marissa Monteilh

    Location: South End Branch
Friday November 21, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 4:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Afterschool Fun -- Thanksgiving Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Get ready for Thanksgiving with stories that celebrate the season and a festive craft. Registration required. Register online or call 203 351-8294.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
        There are many spaces available.
Saturday November 22, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:00 AM  -  5:00 PM American Red Cross Babysitting Certification Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8243   
   

Earn official American Red Cross certification to babysit newborns through age 7. Practical training with emphasis on safety. Grades 6 - 12. Registration required. You must be available to attend the full day. For more information and to register, call 203-351-8243. Generously funded by a grant from Liberty Wealth Advisors.

    Location: Main Library Lower Level Program Room
 
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  12:00 PM Thanksgiving Storycraft Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Favorite Thanksgiving stories and a craft you can take home. We'd be thankful if you could join us! Ages 3 1/2 to 8. Drop-in program; no registration required.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Spanish Reading Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Cimarron by Miguel Barnet

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
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Monday November 24, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A storytime for older preschoolers with an emphasis on longer books, songs and fingerplays. For ages 3 ½  to 5.  Registration required.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Six Pillars for Growing Your Business Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Part Six in of a series of workshops. (Check-in at 5:30 p.m.) Registration required; participants must be able to attend all six sessions. Register online.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Pajama Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Join us for an evening of stories and songs for the whole family. Wear your pajamas if you like! For ages 3 ½ and up. Families welcome. No registration required.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Tuesday November 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM 1, 2, 3 - LI-BRA-RY! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8283   
   

Parent-child playshops. Activities to foster early childhood development and literacy, including free play, music, movement, stories, books and crafts. For ages 1 to 3 with an adult.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Wednesday November 26, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Step Ahead Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A preschool program with stories, music and movement using puppets, flannel boards and videos. For ages 3 to 5.  No registration required for individuals.  Groups must call ahead to reserve a space.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Monday December 1, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
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misc_none 1:00 PM  -  2:00 PM Sing Along with Dr. Ev Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Music-making and movement with The Ferguson Library’s own Dr. Ev. Ages 5 and under with adult.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 1:30 PM  -  2:30 PM Preschool Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A storytime for older preschoolers with an emphasis on longer books, songs and fingerplays. For ages 3 ½  to 5.  Registration required.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:00 PM The Race to College Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 921-4161   
   

Pre-planning for college for 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th graders and their parents facilitated by Claire Friedlander, Jewish Family Service College Consultant. Free and open to the public. For more information, contact Claire Friedlander at clairef@ctjfs.org or call 203 921-4161.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8224   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8224 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

Location: Main Library Third Floor Board Room

Tuesday December 2, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM 1, 2, 3 - LI-BRA-RY! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8283   
   

Parent-child playshops. Activities to foster early childhood development and literacy, including free play, music, movement, stories, books and crafts. For ages 1 to 3 with an adult.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 12:30 PM  -  1:30 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8286   
   

Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune by Bill Dedham and Paul Clark Newell

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Tenth of December: Stories by George Saunders

Location: Third Floor Board Room

Wednesday December 3, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Step Ahead Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A preschool program with stories, music and movement using puppets, flannel boards and videos. For ages 3 to 5.  No registration required for individuals.  Groups must call ahead to reserve a space.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
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misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8292 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Thursday December 4, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  4:00 PM CHOICES Certified Health Insurance Counseling Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Counseling sessions for individuals that have questions about their Medicare benefits. Counselors are certified by CHOICES (Connecticut’s program for Health insurance assistance, Outreach, Information and referral, Counseling, Eligibility Screening). 45 minutes sessions, every Thursday from September 18 through December 4. For an appointment, call 203 351-8221 or 8222. Thursdays, September 18 through December 4 from 1 to 4 p.m.

 

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: South End Branch
Friday December 5, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Saturday December 6, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:30 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Monday December 8, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Tuesday December 9, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Every Child Ready to Read Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Before children can learn how to read, they must develop a range of skills. In this research-based early literacy initiative, kids and parents will have fun practicing the five skills necessary to become readers. For ages 2 to 4 with an adult. Registration required. Space is limited. Sponsored by The Ferguson Foundation’s Harvey Fund.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
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misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM 1, 2, 3 - LI-BRA-RY! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8283   
   

Parent-child playshops. Activities to foster early childhood development and literacy, including free play, music, movement, stories, books and crafts. For ages 1 to 3 with an adult.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Wednesday December 10, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:15 PM Toddler Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

A participatory storytime for a wider age-range of toddlers that includes songs, fingerplays, stories and movement activities.  For walking babies up to age 3 ½ with an adult. 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8292 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

 

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Thursday December 11, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Mother Goose Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8287   
   

Rhymes, picture books, flannel boards, music and movement for walking babies up to two years with an adult.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Two's Company Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

A special toddler program that features picture books, rhymes, fingerplays, music and movement. For two-year-olds with an adult. Registration required. To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Thursday Night Talking Pictures Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8258   
   

Fat Sick & Nearly Dead - Australian filmmaker Joe Cross goes from fat and sick to fit and healthy after a 60-day trek across America talking to people about food and obesity. With Joe Cross. Directed by Joe Cross. Not rated. 2010. USA. 97 minutes.  Registration required. Call 203 351-8258 or email caucella@fergusonlibrary.org to reserve a copy of the DVD. Pick up at lower level desk, watch the film and come ready to discuss.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
Friday December 12, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:15 AM  -  11:15 AM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 4:15 PM  -  5:15 PM Afterschool Fun -- Music Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Get in a festive mood this holiday season with musical stories and crafts. Registration required. Register online or call 203 351-8294.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
        There are many spaces available.
Sunday December 14, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Music Event Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Crickets, an all-male a cappella group, will perform classics and holiday tunes. Light refreshments.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
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Monday December 15, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM The New Yorker Discussion Group Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8224   
   

Discuss contemporary culture and events based on selected readings from The New Yorker. Diana B. Loevy, facilitator. Refreshments served. Registration is required. Call 203 351-8224 or email programs@fergusonlibrary.org.

Location: Main Library Third Floor Board Room

Tuesday December 16, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM 1, 2, 3 - LI-BRA-RY! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8283   
   

Parent-child playshops. Activities to foster early childhood development and literacy, including free play, music, movement, stories, books and crafts. For ages 1 to 3 with an adult.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:00 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Thursday December 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Third Thursday @ One Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Chef --  An out-of-work chef takes to the road in a food truck in this affectionate celebration of family and food. With Jon Favreau and Bobby Cannavale. Directed by Jon Favreau. Rated PG. USA. 2014. 114 minutes.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  7:30 PM Let's Talk Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Practice your English at this free drop-in conversation group.

    Location: South End Branch
Friday December 19, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 11:15 AM  -  12:00 PM Baby Time Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Give your baby a great start at this program featuring traditional verses, bouncing rhymes, board books and more. For pre-walking babies with an adult.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Monday December 22, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Twelve Gates to the City by Daniel Black

    Location: South End Branch
Tuesday December 23, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 10:30 AM  -  11:45 AM 1, 2, 3 - LI-BRA-RY! Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8283   
   

Parent-child playshops. Activities to foster early childhood development and literacy, including free play, music, movement, stories, books and crafts. For ages 1 to 3 with an adult.

    Location: South End Branch
Monday December 29, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Pajama Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Join us for an evening of stories and songs for the whole family. Wear your pajamas if you like! For ages 3 ½ and up. Families welcome. No registration required.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
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