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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.

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 12:30 pm

¡Viva España!

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

Fresh fruit sauce on pound cake, a fan craft, and a game of chapas (bottle cap toss) – drop in anytime between 12:30 and 2:00 p.m. to take part in these and other activities from Spain! No registration required. For ages 5 and up.

Saturday, Sep. 27, 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. 27, 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. 27, 2014, 10:00 am

Girl Scout Sign-Up

Kids/Family
American Legion, 20 Church St., North Haven, CT

10 to 10:45 a.m. and 11 to 11:45 a.m.
For North Haven girls in Kindergarten through Grade 12.

Saturday, Sep. 27, 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. 27, 2014, 10:00 am

Lotta LEGO®s

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

Dive into plastic containers filled with colorful building bricks and create a work of art. For children in kindergarten and up with an adult.

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 11:00 am

National Alpaca Farm Day Opening

Kids/Family
New England Alpacas, 14 Bethke Rd., Killingworth, CT

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 12:00 pm

Oktoberfest on the Sound

Kids/Family
Oktoberfest on the Sound; Surf Club, Madison Beach, Madison, CT , 06443

Bavarian Festival and Madison Lions Club charity fundraiser, featuring German music (Frankenmusikanten Band), food (schnitzels, brats, strudel), dancing (Heiko&Vera will demonstrate and teach German dances), Beer (e.g. Spaten Dunkel) and children's activities (Bavarian Castle Moonbounce, Dachshund Races, pumpkin painting). The Steam Roller band will play rock music. American beer, wine, hot dogs and soda will also be served. Fun & games for everyone on the scenic Long Island Sound.

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 10:30 am

Saturday In Stonington - Apple Stamping

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

Drop by the Children's Room at the Stonington Free Library to celebrate Fall by getting colorful & creative with our apple stamps! Please call the Library with any questions 860-535-0658.

Saturday, Sep. 27, 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.

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014, 2:30 pm

'On the Shoreline with PJ & LJ: Rosh Hashanah Edition!'

Kids/Family
JFGNH Shoreline Office, 705 Boston Post Rd., Guilford, CT

For children aged three to eight with their caretakers.

Sunday, Sep. 28, 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. 28, 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. 28, 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. 28, 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. 29, 2014, 6:00 pm

-On The Same Page Book Club

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

Pick up a copy of Margaret Ruurs’ "My Librarian is a Camel: How Books Are Brought to Children Around the World," at the Children's Desk, and enjoy it at home. Come in on September 29 to discuss the book with other children and parents and participate in related activities. Space is limited, and registration is requested. Registration opens September 2. Ages 7-8, with adult friends/relatives.

Monday, Sep. 29, 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. 29, 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. 29, 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. 29, 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. 29, 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. 30, 2014, 6:30 pm

Ceiba Student Travel Info Session

Kids/Family
Connecticut Experiential Learning Center (CELC), 28 School St., Branford, CT

For students aged 14 to 25. RSVP requested.

Tuesday, Sep. 30, 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. 30, 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. 30, 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. 30, 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. 30, 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. 30, 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. 30, 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.

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