Welcome to the Stratford Library Children’s Department.

  • 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 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 to your school when you return. We’re so proud of your reading.

    Storytimes begin again September 16.


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  • Summer Sign Ups for Today!

    ukuleleIt’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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  • Visit us during Main Street Festival on June 1

    The Library will be closed on June 1 (there’s nowhere to park!) – if you are attending the Main Street Festival events, our Lovell Room will be open (Enter from the Main Street door) for various activities.

    You can sign up your preschooler, child, or tween for summer reading (as well as your teen and yourself!).

    You can also, for $5, sew your own reusable Boomerang Bag! Be part of a worldwide effort to reduce plastic in our communities and in our ocean. Let’s put an end to single use plastic bags with fun, washable, handmade reusable ones! Find out more at 








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Hours: Mon.-Thu. 10-8, Fri.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5 (from Oct. thru mid May)