Children

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Welles-Turner
Memorial Library

2407 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033

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Mon, Tue, Thu 9am-9pm
Wed 12pm-9pm
Fri 9am-6pm | Sat 9am-5pm
Sun 1pm-5pm
(Closed Sun, mid-May – Labor Day)

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Welcome! We are proud to be a part of your child’s literacy and learning experiences. We offer a variety of materials, programs and services for children from birth through grade 6. We strive to encourage and enhance a life-long love of reading and learning. We hope you’ll spend some time browsing our links and reading about all that we have to offer. Most importantly, we hope you will visit us often.

Upcoming Events

Snowman with Hat and Scarf-copyright ivan kmit/Fotolia.comHoliday Story Breaks

Who: Children ages 2-6 primarily ~ all ages welcome
When: Various dates and times ~ see CALENDAR
Place: Children's Story Room

Winter and holiday stories will warm you up as you settle down for 30 minutes of stories, rhymes and songs during the hectic holiday season. Stories are selected to appeal to children ages 2-6, but all ages are welcome. No registration is needed.

 

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Who: Children and their adults
When: Friday, December 2, 2016
Time: 10:30am-12noon
Place: Children's Story Room

A place to learn, play, create and explore! Adults must stay and participate with their children. These are drop-in programs ~ no registration is needed.

 

Mother GooseJingle Babies

Who: Babies birth to 15 months with a parent or care giver
When: Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time: 11am
Place: Library's Friends Room

A special holiday version of Mother Goose featuring rhymes, songs and bounces to introduce babies to the wonders of language. No registration is needed.

 

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Who: Families with children age 6 & under
When: Saturday, December 17, 2016
Time: 10am
Place: Children's Story Room

Enjoy a family-oriented, drop-in storytime that is fun for the whole family. And take a break from the hustle and bustle of holiday preparations with a seasonal story in this December Together Time Tales gathering. No registration required ~ drop in!

 

For all library events, see the CALENDAR.

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