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Kids & Families

The children’s department offers an abundance of resources and opportunities for the children, parents, teachers, homeschoolers and daycare providers of the New London area. Learn more about our programs and services ».

Curious George climbing a book shelf

Help your child get the foundation they need for Kindergarten by signing up for this self-paced program.  Every 100 books read earns you a free book to add to your collection and memory game pieces.  After 1,000 books you will have a full memory game for you and your child to enjoy.  For more information or to sign up, stop by the Children's department desk.

Wednesdays @ 11:00 - 11:30 am

Lively, interactive stories, songs, & activities for the creepers, crawlers, walkers, & talkers. Will encourage early language and literacy development.

Birth - 2 years old with participating adult. No registration required.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Let your inner superhero out as we make custom superhero gear and test our strength.  Registration is required, 982-8519.

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Get yourself ready for the parade with these green crafts.  Registration is required, 982-8519.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Bring the family for a few games of bingo!  Registration is required, 982-8519.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

We can't wait for the butterflies to come out!  Create a butterfly jar and other butterfly themed crafts.  Registration is required, 982-8519.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Let us show you how to make your own Chia Pet.  Registration is required, 982-8519.

Tumble Book Library eBooks for Kids

InfoSoup has a subscription to TumbleBookLibrary, an online collection of e-books for children. You  can access it from home, for free using your library card number and PIN.

There are over 250 animated, talking picture books! The site also features Spanish and French books, read-along chapter books, non-fiction books, and exciting games and puzzles! You can use your computer, tablet, or mobile phone! All you need is an internet connection. There are no downloads: books are streamed right to your device at the click of a button.

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