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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.

Upcoming
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:30am
Friday, November 9, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Friday, November 16, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am
Friday, December 14, 2018 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Join us for a story and playtime with friends!  Tales & Toys is for caregivers and children ages 2-6.  Call 982-8519 to register.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Enjoy a cupcake while you color some beautiful works of art.  Call 982-8519 to register.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

Visit Santa with any canned food donation.  Then enjoy a tasty treat as you make some holiday crafts.  Mrs. Claus may make a special appearance if she finihses all of her baking in time.

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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