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Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:00 am

Charity Bookshop September Sale

Kids/Family
Charity Bookshop September Sale; Charity Bookshop at Child & Family Agency Groton Campus, 591 Poquonnock Road, Groton, CT , 06340

The Charity Bookshop September Sale runs from Sept. 3 through Sept. 27. All books with green dots are on sale at half-price. Charity Bookshop is a non-profit bookstore. All proceeds go directly to the Child and Family Agency of Southeastern CT.

Charity Bookshop prices are unbeatable with most books ranging from $0.25 to $2.00. We have a great selection of new and used fiction and non-fiction, ranging from history to biography and memoirs, sports, travel, health, cooking, and other subjects. Our children's shelves are filled to overflowing.

To view our shop online, please visit: http://patch.com/connecticut/groton/bp--books-at-unbeatable-prices#.VAI952NhMTA.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:00 am

Crafty Kids

Kids/Family
Waterford Public Library , 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT , 06385

Make and take craft program for all ages with an adult. All materials provided free.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 11:00 am

Dino Days hosted by Crystal Mall

Kids/Family
Crystal Mall, 850 Hartford Turnpike, Waterford, CT , 06385

Take an adventure back in time with Crystal Mall and Simon Kidgits Club at the Dino Days event on Saturday, September 20. Attendees will have the opportunity to explore the prehistoric world of dinosaurs and have a dino-mite time! Kidgits can head to the mall’s Old Navy Court for a Dino Dig, make your own dinosaur masks and door hangers, bowling, obstacle courses, snacks, and so much more!

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 8:30 am

Family Day Deep River CT

Kids/Family
Main Street Deep River, cT , 174 Main Street , Deep River, CT

The Deep River Parks and Recreation along with the Deep River Merchants Association will sponsor the 22 nd annual Deep River Family Day
on Saturday September 20, 2014.

The day will begin with a kid’s fun run and a 5K run/walk starting at Devitt Field at 8:30 AM, and conclude with a fantastic fire works display at Plattwood Park at dusk. Activities will take place all day long in the center and north end of Deep River including a carnival, merchant raffles, hot dogs, a pet parade, music concert and much, much more!!

A complete schedule of the day will be available on posters, fliers at local merchants and will be sent out to each Deep River home.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 8:00 am

Flea Market

Kids/Family
The General Stanton Inn and Flea Market, 4115 Old Post Road, Charlestown, RI , 02813

The many vendors at coastal RI's Gen. Stanton Inn Flea Mrkt. have est. somewhat of a "cottage industry" over the past 49 years, of helping people with cottages furnish & decorate them--inside & out. Whether it's a hand-crafted whirly-gig to launch outside on the cottage lawn or a time-tested collection of nautical lamps & sea glass to let the inside glow, The Gen. Stanton Flea Market has a large supply of unique collectibles & antiques to make a cottage a cottage.As schools close & cottages open for the summer,vendors at The Flea Market stock their booths with items to buoy the spirits of cottage owners, cottage renters & everyone else. The Gen. Stanton Inn Flea Mrkt. is the area's largest, oldest & most popular. Free admission/$2. parking fee Sundays only. 401-364-1818/401-364-8888

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:30 am

Huck Scarry, Best Lowly Worms Ever!

Kids/Family
R.J. Julia Booksellers, 768 Boston Post Rd., Madison, CT

Free. Registration required.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:15 am

Lego Club

Kids/Family
Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Attention, future architects and engineers (and their grownups): create a masterpiece in miniature! We supply the LEGO© bricks; you supply the building skills. Donations of LEGO© items are always very welcome! Space is limited, and registration is required. Registration opens September 2nd. For ages four and up.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 11:00 am

Make Your Own Tutu!

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Get fancy for fall and create your very own no-sew tutu! For children ages 5-10 (younger children will require adult assistance). All materials will be provided. Registration is limited and required. Please register online or by calling 860-447-1411 x4.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:30 am

Saturday In Stonington - Bead Day

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Drop by the Children's Room at the Stonington Free Library and get crafty with our bead collection! Please call the Library with any questions 860-535-0658.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 12:00 pm

Teen Potluck Social

Kids/Family
Teen Potluck Social; The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St., Groton, CT , 06340

The Bill Memorial Library invites Teens in Grades 6 thru 12 to an afternoon of food, socializing and book talk on Saturday, September 20th, 2014. Create your favorite meal, snack, or dessert and share it with others. Bring along a copy of the recipe and a book that you would like to discuss. The Bill Memorial Library will supply the drinks and the microwave oven. Call the library at 860-445-0392 or visit the circulation desk to register. The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument Street in Groton, near the Groton Monument and Fort Griswold. Visit the library’s web page at http://billmemorial.org or find the library on Facebook at Bill Memorial Library of Groton, CT.

Saturday, Sep. 20, 2014, 12:30 pm

Viva el Per?!

Kids/Family
Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Explore the ancient cultures of Per? through a traditional sweet, a game of Sapo, and a clay craft. Drop in anytime between 12:30 and 2:00 p.m. – no registration required. Ages 5 and up.

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 1:00 pm

Family Day

Kids/Family
Old Saybrook Town Green, , Old Saybrook, CT

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 8:00 am

Flea Market

Kids/Family
The General Stanton Inn and Flea Market, 4115 Old Post Road, Charlestown, RI , 02813

The many vendors at coastal RI's Gen. Stanton Inn Flea Mrkt. have est. somewhat of a "cottage industry" over the past 49 years, of helping people with cottages furnish & decorate them--inside & out. Whether it's a hand-crafted whirly-gig to launch outside on the cottage lawn or a time-tested collection of nautical lamps & sea glass to let the inside glow, The Gen. Stanton Flea Market has a large supply of unique collectibles & antiques to make a cottage a cottage.As schools close & cottages open for the summer,vendors at The Flea Market stock their booths with items to buoy the spirits of cottage owners, cottage renters & everyone else. The Gen. Stanton Inn Flea Mrkt. is the area's largest, oldest & most popular. Free admission/$2. parking fee Sundays only. 401-364-1818/401-364-8888

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 8:00 pm

S'mores on the Shore

Kids/Family
S'mores on the Shore; Madison Beach Hotel, 94 West Wharf Road, Madison, CT , 06443

We provide the beach, the fire, and all the ingredients for gooey delicious s'mores - even a guitarist for campfire sing-a-longs! Just bring yourselves and a blanket to sit on.

Sundays 8pm-10pm (weather permitting)

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 10:30 am

-Toddler Time: Session I

Kids/Family
Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Two to five year olds will delight in listening to stories, singing songs, and making a themed craft. All this free fun takes place in the Community Room. Each program lasts approximately thirty minutes. No need to sign up -- just drop in!
However, we will not hold Toddler Time on the following holiday dates: February 17, May 26, September 1 and October 13.

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 11:30 am

-Toddler Time: Session II

Kids/Family
Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Two to five year olds will delight in listening to stories, singing songs, and making a themed craft. All this free fun takes place in the Community Room. Each program lasts approximately thirty minutes. No need to sign up -- just drop in!

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 10:30 am

Fall Toddler Time

Kids/Family
Fall Toddler Time; The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St., Groton, CT , 06340

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton is now taking registration for Fall Toddler Time, a one-on-one story program for children ages 18-36 months with a caregiver. Toddler Time is held on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and will begin on September 22, 2014. The program meets every Monday through November 17, with no session on Columbus Day, October 13. Toddler Time features stories, songs with live music, and fingerplays in the Children’s Room. Registration is required and space fills up quickly; please stop by the library or call 860-445-0392 for further information or to register.
The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument Street in Groton, near the Groton Monument and Fort Griswold. Visit their web page at http://billmemorial.org or find us on Facebook at Bill Memorial Library.

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 10:30 am

Drop In Story Time Ages 0 - 2

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Join us for Drop In Story Time at the Stonington Free Library. Children ages 0 - 2 will enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and a chance to meet and play with other kids! Please call the Library with any questions 860-535-0658.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 11:30 am

Drop In Story Time Ages 3 - 6

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Join us for Drop In Story Time at the Stonington Free Library. Children ages 3 - 6 will enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft time! Please call the Library with any questions 860-535-0658.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 10:30 am

First Friends:Rhyme Time and Play Group

Kids/Family
Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Enjoy 30 minutes of traditional rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and other activities for the very young; then stay (or not) for a one-hour open playgroup. Older siblings are welcome to attend also! Drop-in; no registration required. Ages newborn – 2 years.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 4:00 pm

Laugh Out Loud Club (Grades K-2)

Kids/Family
Old Lyme-Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Explore the silly world of picture books at the library! Listen to tales of dogs skateboarding, a child waking up as flat as a pancake, and cows typing letters to their farmer. Create harebrained crafts, sing ridiculous songs, and laugh out loud at the library. The schedule is as follows:
September 9: "Stanley's Wild Ride"
September 16: "Never Glue Your Friends to Chairs" (Roscoe Riley Series #1)
September 23: "Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type"
September 30: "Flat Stanley"

All materials will be provided. Registration is required. Sign up online at www.oldlyme.lioninc.org under the "Children's Program" tab or call the Library at 860-434-1684.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

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Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 6:00 pm

Teen Autism Social

Kids/Family
Groton Public Library, Route 117, Groton, CT

preliminary meeting to assess the need for a social group, geared toward students in middle school and beyond; scavenger hunt, crafts, Wii and pizza; Eileen Cicchese from Groton Parks and Rec will be available to speak to parents; free; (860) 441-6750.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 3:30 pm

Teen Games

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Teens & Tweens enjoy board game, card game or just hang out withr friends.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 10:00 am

Charity Bookshop September Sale

Kids/Family
Charity Bookshop September Sale; Charity Bookshop at Child & Family Agency Groton Campus, 591 Poquonnock Road, Groton, CT , 06340

The Charity Bookshop September Sale runs from Sept. 3 through Sept. 27. All books with green dots are on sale at half-price. Charity Bookshop is a non-profit bookstore. All proceeds go directly to the Child and Family Agency of Southeastern CT.

Charity Bookshop prices are unbeatable with most books ranging from $0.25 to $2.00. We have a great selection of new and used fiction and non-fiction, ranging from history to biography and memoirs, sports, travel, health, cooking, and other subjects. Our children's shelves are filled to overflowing.

To view our shop online, please visit: http://patch.com/connecticut/groton/bp--books-at-unbeatable-prices#.VAI952NhMTA.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 10:30 am

Drop In Story Time

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Join us for Drop In Story Time at the Stonington Free Library. Children ages 2 to 6 will enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft time. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 10:30 am

Fall Storytime

Kids/Family
Fall Storytime; The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St., Groton, CT , 06340

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton is looking for children ages 3 – 5 to join our Fabulous Fall StoryTime. StoryTime is held on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. beginning September 24, 2014. StoryTime features classic stories as well as new favorites, song time with live music, fingerplays, and simple crafts. Registration is necessary; for more information or to register please stop by the library or call 445-0392.
The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument Street in Groton, near the Groton Monument and Fort Griswold. Visit their web page at http://billmemorial.org or find them on Facebook at The Bill Memorial Library of Groton, CT.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 10:15 am

-Baby Time

Kids/Family
Old Lyme-Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Children ages birth through age two are welcome at this weekly story time. Activities include: sharing books, singing songs and finger plays, playtime and exploration, and an optional simple craft. Each program lasts approximately thirty minutes. No need to register – just drop in!

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 10:15 am

-Baby Time

Kids/Family
Old Lyme-Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Children ages birth through age two are welcome at this weekly story time. Activities include: sharing books, singing songs and finger plays, playtime and exploration, and an optional simple craft. Each program lasts approximately thirty minutes. No need to register – just drop in!

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 10:00 am

-Fantastic Friends

Kids/Family
Waterford Public Library , 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT , 06385

For 3 to 5 years
30-45 minutes of books, fingerplays, flannel board, music, movement and craft for independent listeners 3 to 5 years of age. 20 children per session.

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 2:00 pm

Charity Bookshop September Sale

Kids/Family
Charity Bookshop September Sale; Charity Bookshop at Child & Family Agency Groton Campus, 591 Poquonnock Road, Groton, CT , 06340

The Charity Bookshop September Sale runs from Sept. 3 through Sept. 27. All books with green dots are on sale at half-price. Charity Bookshop is a non-profit bookstore. All proceeds go directly to the Child and Family Agency of Southeastern CT.

Charity Bookshop prices are unbeatable with most books ranging from $0.25 to $2.00. We have a great selection of new and used fiction and non-fiction, ranging from history to biography and memoirs, sports, travel, health, cooking, and other subjects. Our children's shelves are filled to overflowing.

To view our shop online, please visit: http://patch.com/connecticut/groton/bp--books-at-unbeatable-prices#.VAI952NhMTA.

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014, 3:30 pm

Clothes Swap

Kids/Family
Clothes Swap; The Children's Tree Montessori School, 96 Essex Road, Old Saybrook, CT , 06475

Do your kids need clothes for fall/winter?
Do you have clothes cluttering your basement that your kids have outgrown?
Want to swap some toys?

Come to the Clothes and Toy Swap in time for the change of season.
Bring your old clothes and get some “new” ones.

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

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