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Jump into January!

Our January is jumping with fun! Here are a few ideas for this cold month. Saturday, January 4, 3 pm. Minute to Win It. (Ages 8-12). Monday, January 6-Friday, January 31 – Storytimes start again! (There is no storytime January 20). Tuesday, January 7, 4 pm. Read Around Stratford visits the Firehouse (Meet at 2750 […]

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Luna Lovegood’s Winter Traditions

Ever wonder how Harry Potter’s friend Luna Lovegood celebrates winter? Find out on Sunday, December 29 at 3 pm with a fun event with games and celebration. Ages 8-12 and costumes are welcome. Register on our Events page. What will you see at the event? Well, you never know, as Harry discovers in his many […]

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Read Around Stratford Program

The Read Around Stratford program is open to all children grades Kindergarten through six, encouraging personal reading adventures each month! Families can sign up in the Children’s Department anytime to receive that month’s reading challenge. Our November challenge is “Battle of the Books.” Pick up the list of books in the Children’s Department and pick […]

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September Is Here!

We LOVE seeing our students at the Library, and next week, we’ll be jumping in to our fall storytimes. Join us on… Mondays at 10:30 am for Toddler Time. Ages 1-2 – siblings welcome. (No class 9/30, 11/11, but all other Mondays.) Tuesdays at 10:30 am for Preschool Power Hour. Ages 3-5. Stories and a […]

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Summer Fun at the Library

Congratulations to all our readers! Read to Me participants who completed 20 activities – your party is August 17 at 11 am. Summer Readers and Tween Summer Readers. Sign up at www.townofstratford.com/champions by Wednesday, 8/14 to attend the Ice Cream Party with illusionist David Garrity. The party is August 21. Don’t forget to turn in reading sheets […]

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Summer Sign Ups for Today!

It’s summer! And all our amazing summer programs (with the exception of storytimes and food tastings, which are drop in) begin registration two weeks in advance. So… as of now, you can sign up for Ukulele Class and Advance Reader’s Book Club. Check out our online calendar for deets.

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Snow reminders!

 Just our annual reminder from the Children’s Department – when the schools have a delay, we have no morning programs. If schools cancel or dismiss early, no afternoon programs (or homework help). The Library may be open even if we are not having a program – call or check our website to confirm. Be safe […]

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