Welcome to the Stratford Library Children’s Department.

  • 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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  • Minute to Win It Challenge – March 11

    stopwatchFor grades 4-7. Monday, March 11 at 5 pm. How many challenges can you complete in a minute? Fun for everyone, and everyone wins!

    Sign up here! 

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  • Snow reminders!

    girl in snow 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 and get ready for wonderful winter!

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