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Halloween Storytimes

Halloween Storytimes are October 26-31 in the Children’s Department. No advance registration is required. Costumes are highly encouraged. Please choose the appropriate storytime for your child’s age. Thursday Baby Lapsit at 10:30 am Friday Fun at 10:30 for ages 2-5 Monday Toddler Time at 10:30 for ages 1-2 Tuesday Preschool Power Hour for ages 3-5 […]

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Summer Reading wrap up

If you registered as a Harkins Hero but did not attend the Town of Stratford/Stratford Library party on August 24, you can pick up your bag and certificate at the Library. Please stop by in the next week – we want to hand out all the bags before our storytimes start! Congratulations again to all […]

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September Events

    September Events Wednesday, September 6, 6:30 pm. Crazy 8s Math Thursday, September 7, 6:30 pm Astronomy Club Saturday, September 9, 1:30 pm LEGO Club Tuesday, September 19, 4 pm Kindness Club For info on our September events, see the Library’s Events page.    

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Eclipse Updates

  The Stratford Library will host an eclipse program on August 21. You can register for it on our events page. During the program, we will be giving out glasses that we received courtesy of a grant from the Space Science Institute and Star_Net. If you won’t be able to join us, you can find […]

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Wizard Tournament at Barnes & Noble

     Wizard Tournament at Barnes & Noble Calling all Harry Potter fans! Join the Stratford Library at Barnes & Noble of Milford on Friday, July 21 from 7-9 pm for a Wizard Tournament. Represent your favorite Magical School – Hogwarts or one of the others! and compete in 4 events in order to be […]

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Weekly challenges and prize winners – week 2!

Congratulations to this week’s prize drawing winners: Emilia Isabella Jonathan Nahla Stella Remember, every child who has read a book and recorded it in their summer reading account is eligible for our weekly prize drawings! So keep up the good reading 🙂 Weekly reading challenges continue – children can earn extra prizes for reading a […]

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Week 1 Prize Drawing Winners

Congratulations to our Week 1 Prize Drawing winners! Remember, every child in the Summer Reading Challenge who reads at least 1 book this week is eligible for the prize drawings. Benedict Tanvi Justin Shane Anneliese   Keep reading – we want to hear about YOUR favorite books this summer!  

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Summer Updates 2017

Hi, everyone! For our readers, just wanted to announce that the 2 weekly challenges are: Read a biography, and … starting Monday, read a mystery. To activate the challenge, read any book that fits the challenge, enter it into your Library Insight account, then stop by the Library to report on that book. You’ll earn […]

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Summer Reading starts June 1

Summer Reading for children ages 0-12 starts June 1. Are you ready?! This year, we’re Building a Better World through reading. Children not yet reading on their own (up to age 8) can join our Read to Me Club. Complete activities, earn stickers and a free book each week. Children who complete 20 activities can […]

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