Author Archive | Children's Librarian

Audiobooks Promote Literacy

The Children’s Department has a diverse collection of Wonder Books and Playaways. Please browse our selection of audiobooks for kids. A Wonderbook is a print book with a ready-to-play audiobook inside. Just press play to read along with your favorite book. A Playaway is an audiobook preloaded onto each device. No internet or Wi-Fi is […]

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Learn to Play the Ukulele 2024

Children’s Department presents Learn to Play the Ukulele Ages 7-12 Date: Monday, April 15, 2024 Vacation Week Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm Where: Lovell Room Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing! No experience necessary. Ukuleles provided. Register Here

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Eclipse Talk 2024

Eclipse Talk with Boothe Memorial Astronomical Society A total solar eclipse will take place on Monday, April 8th, 2024. Prepare yourselves and join us as we learn more about Stratford’s own Boothe Memorial Astronomical Society, lunar and solar eclipses, and how you can safely view this upcoming out-of-this-world event! Ages 6 and up. Tuesday, March […]

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Welcome Week 2024

It’s Welcome Week at the Stratford Library! We’d like to welcome everyone who is new to town or new to the Library, plus welcome back all our regulars. Grab N’ Go Kits Sunday, February 25, 2024 Children’s Bookpalooza Grab N’ Go Kit – World War 2 Register HereMonday, February 26, 2024Children’s Bookpalooza Grab N’ Go […]

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December Events 2023 for Kids

This time of year, we look outside and appreciate the evergreen trees, keeping our Connecticut landscape colorful even as the gorgeous fall colors fade. If the changing of the season has you looking for indoor activities, check out our online calendar for kids events, all ages concerts, and other Library events. And of course, this […]

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