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Tuesday September 16, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Civility in America: Civility for a Woman CEO Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Cindi Bigelow, President and CEO of Bigelow Tea. 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
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:50 PM Kids' Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Spy School by Stuart Gibbs – Ben is a klutzy nerd who is mistakenly accepted into a top-secret spy school where he must uncover a plan that is threatening the school. The stakes are high, the laughs are loud, and the twists are many. Kids entering grades 4 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
Wednesday September 17, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 5:45 PM  -  7:30 PM The World Affairs Forum - 'China's Second Continent' Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 356-0340   
   

Howard French, Associate Professor, Columbia University School of Journalism, will be the featured speaker at The World Affairs Forum Series, " China's Second Continent." The program will begin at 5:45 p.m. for networking and refreshments, followed by the presentation at 6:15 p.m. This event is free to all Forum members, students and faculty. The public charge to attend is $20. To reserve or for more information, contact The World Affairs Forum at 203 356-0340.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Film Discussion in Spanish Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8226   
   

Gloria -- A vibrant Chilean divorce falls for a handsome ex-naval officer, but finds any chance for lasting happiness hinging on her willingness to confront a painful chapter from her past. With   Paulina García and Sergio Hernandez. Directed by Sebastián Lelio. Rated R. Chile, 2013. 110 minutes. Registration required. Call 203 351-8226 or 8258 or email tlasalle@fergusonlibrary.org or caucella@fergusonlibrary.org to reserve a copy of the DVD. Pick up at lower level desk, watch the film and come ready to discuss. A discussion of this film in English will take place on Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.    

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
Thursday September 18, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  1:00 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 1:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Third Thursday @One Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Draft Day -- With 13 hours until the beginning of the NFL draft, Sonny Weaver, GM of the Cleveland Browns, must quickly decide what he's willing to sacrifice in pursuit of perfection as the lines between his personal and professional life become blurred on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with dreams of playing in the NFL. With Kevin Costner, Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary, Frank Langella, Sam Elliott. Directed by Ivan Reitman. Rated R. USA. 2014. 110 minutes.

Please note: The film originally scheduled for today, Chef, will be shown on November 20 at 1 p.m.

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

Basic Excel. Learn how to name worksheets, enter data and write formulas. Must be familiar with Windows. To register, call 203 351-8221 or 8222.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
 
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  -  8:30 PM African American Connecticut Explored Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

In celebration of Freedom Trail Month,The Ferguson Library will host a community conversation about the black experience in Fairfield County. Reception at 6:30 p.m. Presentation at 7 p.m.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Friday September 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
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Saturday September 20, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  1:00 PM Basic Computers Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

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

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
Monday September 22, 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.

    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 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 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Who Asked You? by Terry McMillan

    Location: South End Branch
Tuesday September 23, 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 6:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Makerspace: Mini FM Radio Transmitter Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8232   
   

This small, simple, and powerful FM transmitter can broadcast sounds up to 1/4 mile or more! You can pick up the broadcast using any FM radio (or FM-equipped cell phone). Registration required. To register, send an email to programs@fergusonlibrary.org. For more information, call 203 351-8232.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
 
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  -  8:00 PM Teen Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8243   
   

Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher -- Teenager Clay gets cassette tapes that reveal the reasons for ex-crush Hannah’s suicide. Grades 6-12. Refreshments served. Registration required. Call 203 351-8243 or drop in to pick up a copy of the book.

    Location: Main Library Lower Level Program Room
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Wednesday September 24, 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
Thursday September 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none NO STORYTIMES TODAY Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Children's Storytimes follow the Stamford schools holiday schedule. Regular Thursday Storytimes will not be held today.

 
misc_none 11:30 AM  -  1:00 PM Basic Internet Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

Introduction to the Internet. Must be familiar with Windows and have basic mouse and keyboard skills. 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: 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. To register, call 203 351-8221 or 8222.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Computer Lab
 
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   
   

Quelqu'un d'autre by Tonino Benacquista

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
 
misc_none 6:30 PM  -  8:30 PM Random House Book Buzz Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Hear about the upcoming titles for adults and children published by Random House. Galleys and other fun giveaways. With Brian Nielsen, Library Marketing Manager, Random House.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Friday September 26, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:15 PM Teen Movie Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8243   
   

The Fault in Our Stars – The touching, thought-provoking relationship between cancer patient teens Hazel Grace and Gus. Based on the bestselling book by John Green. With Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort and Laura Dern. Rated PG-13. 126 minutes. Grades 6-12.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Saturday September 27, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 11:00 AM  -  1:00 PM Special Documentary Screening and Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Slavery by Another Name – This documentary film is part of the Created Equal program series, developed to encourage community discussion about the civil rights era in our nation’s history and the changing meaning of freedom and equality in America. Narrated by Lawrence Fishburne. USA. 2012. Not rated. 90 minutes. Co-sponsored by the 2015 MLK Committee.

    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   
   

La casa junto al rio by Elena Garro

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
Sunday September 28, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  3:00 PM Bending Gravity Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

You won’t believe your eyes when stationary objects become art in motion! Juggling, spinning, yo-yoing, and much more are all a part of this modern vaudeville show. For ages 5 and up. Drop-in program. No registration required.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
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Monday September 29, 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.

    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 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 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 September 30, 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
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

The Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure

Location: Third Floor Board Room

Wednesday October 1, 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
 
misc_none 4:00 PM  -  6:00 PM T-MAD Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

The Library’s teen advisory program. New participants welcome.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Meet the Author: Dr. Robert Zembroski Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Dr. Zembroski will discuss his book, REBUILD with Dr. Z’s Body Composition Diet. Drawing on the latest research, the Body Composition Diet provides a clear guide to designing your own diet and exercise program through the use of simple “do-it-yourself” tools. Book sale and signing.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Thursday October 2, 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: Second Floor Study 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
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Meet the Author: Michael Dante Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Stamford native and author, Michael Dante, will discuss his book, Michael Dante: From Hollywood to Michael Dante Way. The award-winning actor of film and television will talk about his autobiography, a Hollywood saga of his journey from childhood to Hollywood to a street named after him in his hometown of Stamford. Book sale and signing.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Friday October 3, 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
Monday October 6, 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.

    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  -  8:00 PM Six Pillars for Growing Your Business Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8221   
   

During this workshop, you will learn how to unlock the keys to effective marketing. (This is Part Two of a series of workshops. Additional workshops will be held on October 20, November 3, November 17 & 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 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8292   
   

A House in the Sky by Sara Corbett and Amanda Lindhout

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Tuesday October 7, 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   
   

Bring Up the Bodies by Hilary Mantel

    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
Wednesday October 8, 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
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Film Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8258   
   

Gloria -- A vibrant Chilean divorce falls for a handsome ex-naval officer, but finds any chance for lasting happiness hinging on her willingness to confront a painful chapter from her past. With Paulina García and Sergio Hernandez. Directed by Sebastián Lelio. Rated R. Chile, 2013. 110 minutes. Registration required. Call 203 351-8226 or 8258 or email tlasalle@fergusonlibrary.org or 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
Thursday October 9, 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: Second Floor Study Room
 
misc_none 5:00 PM  -  7:00 PM Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch 60th Anniversay Celebration Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8286   
   

Join us as we celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch. We’ll also be saying goodbye to Branch supervisor Susan Baldwin and wishing her well on her retirement. Light refreshments and the cool jazz of Cookie Thomas and his band.

    Location: Weed Memorial & Hollander Branch
 
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  -  8:00 PM Thursday Night Talking Pictures Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8258   
   

Cold in July -- Richard Dane awakens one night in July to find an intruder in his home. A fight ensues and Richard kills the man in self-defense. With Michael C. Hall, Don Johnson and Sam Shepard. Directed by Jim Mickle. Rated R. USA. 2014. 109 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
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Meet the Author: James MacManus Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

The author will discuss his new book, Sleep in Peace Tonight, a novel that brings to life not only Blitz-era London and the tortuous politics of the White House, but also the poignant characters and personalities that shaped the course of world history. James MacManus is the managing director of the Times Literary Supplement. Book sale and signing.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Friday October 10, 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  -  11:15 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
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Saturday October 11, 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
 
misc_none 12:00 PM  -  7:00 PM 15th Annual Haitian Book & Arts Festival Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8280   
   

Hundreds of titles in English, French and Haitian Creole. Documentaries, exhibits, readings and autograph sessions. Live music and poetry. Special guests, Katia D. Ulysse, Frantz-Antoine Leconte, PhD, Luc Rémy, Rebecca Noelle Zama, Jean ?lie Barjon, and Fred  E. Lafortune. Refreshments, prizes and much more. Co-sponsored by: The Friends of The Ferguson Library, Connecticut Haitian Voice, Bertier Chiropractic Health Center, Haitian Book Centre, Fininbtax, Haitian Television Network (HTN), Guy Bocicaut Realty, Haitian Women Association of Connecticut, Sosyete Koukouy, Christian Mass Media, and Community First TV.

    Location: South End Branch
 
misc_none 2:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Second Saturday Cinema Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Edge of Tomorrow -- It's the last day of a major battle on futuristic Earth and this battle may decide the future of humanity. With Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Bill Paxton. Directed by Doug Liman. Rated PG-13. USA. 2014. 113 minutes.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Tuesday October 14, 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 October 15, 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
Thursday October 16, 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 1:00 PM  -  2:45 PM Third Thursday @One Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

Belle -- Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Captain, is caught between two worlds -- one of privilege and one of prejudice. With Matthew Goode, Lauren Julien-Bot and Natasha Williams. Directed by Amma Asante. Rated PG. USA 2014. 104 minutes.

    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: Second Floor Study 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
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Makerspace Workshop: Glowing Ghosts Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Join us to create a perfectly ghoulish, glowing ghost using basic electronics and some crafty skills. Participants will build LED glowies and incorporate them into their ghost craft to light up the nights in October! For ages 9-12. Registration is required as space and supplies are limited.  To register, call 203 351-8242.

    Location: Main Library Lower Level Program Room
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  8:30 PM Meet the Author: Larry Doyle Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

The author will discuss his book, In Bed with Wall Street: The Conspiracy Crippling Our Global Economy. A timely, important, and shocking look inside the Washington-Wall Street conspiracy crippling America and the global economy. Book sale and signing.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Friday October 17, 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 6:00 PM  -  11:55 PM Teen Read-in Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8243   
   

Register at any Ferguson Library branch by October 10, collect contributions from family and friends, then come to read. Read from 6 to 9 p.m., from 9 p.m. to midnight or for all six hours. For grades 6-12.  Refreshments served.  Registration required.  Call 203 351-8243.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
Monday October 20, 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.

    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   
   

During this workshop, you will learn how financial statements can help you run your business better and help you estimate the financial value of your growth strategy. (This is Part Three of a series of workshops. Additional workshops will be held on November 3, November 17 & 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
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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 October 21, 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 October 22, 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
Thursday October 23, 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: Second Floor Study Room
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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  -  8:00 PM Art at the Ferguson – Connecticut at Work - Opening Reception Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
   

Opening reception for art exhibit, Connecticut at Work. Co-sponsored by the Stamford Art Association. Wine and cheese.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
 
misc_none 7:00 PM  -  7:50 PM Kids' Book Discussion Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8242   
   

Sun & Moon by Kevin Henkes -- Ten year old Spoon Gilmore is consumed with one worry – that he will forget his beloved, recently-deceased grandmother.  He decides to find some object that he can touch and hold close so that her memory will live forever.  The trouble begins when Spoon steals a special memento. Kids entering 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
Friday October 24, 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 October 25, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 3:00 PM  -  4:00 PM Spanish Reading Club Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

El que la hace-- ¿la paga? edited by Vicente Francisco Torres

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
Sunday October 26, 2014 Go To Top
misc_none 2:30 PM  -  4:00 PM Workin' for a Livin' - CT at Work Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8231   
   

This performance piece, commissioned especially for Connecticut at Work, features a collection of vignettes exploring the human side of work life in Connecticut today.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Monday October 27, 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 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 7:00 PM  -  8:00 PM Halloween Storytime Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8294   
   

Put on your costume and come celebrate Halloween early with an evening of spooky stories and songs. For ages 3 1/2 and up. Families welcome. No registration required.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
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Tuesday October 28, 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 October 29, 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  -  8:30 PM Community Conversation: Geospatial Sculpture: Forms of Labor Remind Me about this Event   Tell a Friend
    Contact:    203 351-8224   
   

Artist Jeff Slomba and geographer C. Patrick Heidkamp have teamed up to create multi-scalar visualizations that explore uneven economic development in Connecticut by coupling 3-D printing technology with labor and income data. A powerful sensory experience – part of CT at Work, a cthumanities initiative. For more information, call 203 351-8224. Co-sponsored by Connecticut Humanities.

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Auditorium
Thursday October 30, 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: Second Floor Study Room
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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 Vie en mieux: deux histoires by Anna Gavalda

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
Friday October 31, 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 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 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. For ages 6 – 8. Registration required. Call 203 8294.

    Location: Harry Bennett Branch
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; 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

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
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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
 
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
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 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 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 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
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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
 
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 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 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
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
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
 
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: Second Floor Study Room
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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 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
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

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
 
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 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
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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 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 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 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 D?esse des petites victoires by Yannick Grannec

    Location: Main Library Third Floor Rotary Room
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
Saturday November 22, 2014 Go To Top
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
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
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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
 
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
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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  -  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
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
 
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
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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 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 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
 
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
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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 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
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
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 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
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
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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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