Welcome to the Stratford Library Children’s Department.


  • Party at the Palace!

    Party at the PalaceIt’s “Party at the Palace” Game Night at Barnes & Noble of Milford on Friday, November 21 from 6-8 p.m! All children and their families are welcome.

    ACTIVITIES include:  Magic Show with Jay Reidy at 6:15 p.m., Scavenger Hunt, Face Painting, Royal Crafts, and a Royal Dance Class (7:30 p.m.)! Plus, prizes all night long :)

    Game Night is free and open to all. Any purchases made that night benefit the Stratford Library Children’s Department.

    And don’t forget to shop! November 21-26 in-store or online at using the Library’s ID# 11392883 – buy yourself a treat, buy someone a gift, and part of your purchase will be donated to the Library.

    Thank you for your support! See you at the palace. 

  • Dress up storytimes

    Special announcement: The Tuesday 10:30 storytime and the Friday 10:30 storytime this week are Halloween-themed with costumes encouraged. Children will be trick-or-treating around the library at the end of storytime.

    Happy Halloween, everyone!

  • Crazy 8s Bedtime Math

    Crazy8sFor all our preschoolers ages 3 to 6 who are night owls, come on out to Bedtime Math’s Crazy 8s club! Wednesdays, October 8 and 22 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Each session focuses on a math topic with an engaging activity. Parents needed to volunteer for future sessions.

    To sign up, call 203-385-4165

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