Welcome to the Stratford Library Children’s Department.

  • New on DVD!

    New media titles that will be in the Library soon!

    Pokemon Sun and Moon on 3DS (November 18)bfg

    The Secret Life of Pets (December 6)

    Elena of Avalor (December 6)

    The BFG (November 29)

  • Read Around Stratford Visits the Congregational Cemetery

    Read Around Stratford will visit the Congregational Cemetery behind the Library on Thursday, October 13 at 4 pm for children ages 5-12 with a grownup. Enjoy an activity and learn about the cemetery and its ties to Stratford’s history. Register from the events page. Read Around Stratford is courtesy of the Carol Pieper Memorial Fund.


    Stratford’s historic Congregational Cemetery

  • Children’s Events October 1-10

    No need to register for storytimes; please visit our calendar to register for special events.

    October 1 – Read Around Stratford club begins for all readers! Sign up in the Children’s Department. Read 1000 pages this year and come to a special reader party.

    October 2 – 3 pm. Baby Time. All preschoolers

    October 3 – No programs

    October 4 – 10:30 am Preschool Power Hour with Yoga. Ages 3-5.

    October 5 – 6:30 pm Move ‘n’ Groove. Ages 2-6

    October 6 – 10:30 am Baby Lapsit. 4:30-6 pm Read to Therapy Dogs

    October 7 – 10:30 am Friday Fun. Ages 2-5.

    October 10 – Library opens at 2 pm

    October 11 – 10:30 am Preschool Power Hour, gardening theme. Ages 3-5. 4 pm Kindness Club. Make kindness kits for the homeless. Please bring one trial size item (like soap or shampoo) to fill the bags.

    October 13 – 10:30 am Baby Lapsit. 4 pm Read Around Stratford visits the Congregational Cemetery. Ages 5-12. Meet in the Library’s back courtyard.

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