What do you get when you bring dogs, children and books together? You get happy kids who want to practice reading to the library’s lovable service dog, Provolone. Each child will be able to read to Provy for 10 minutes during the session. For independent readers – Grades K – 5 Registration required beginning November 4. Please call the Library at 203-794-8756, ext. 5, or visit the Children’s Services Desk, to register and choose a time slot to read to…Find out more »
Join us for a feature film for kids, ages 4-10 years old! Children 7 years old and under must be accompanied by an adult. Parents of older children must remain in the library during the movie. Film rated PG (Parental Guidance suggested). Due to our Licensing Agreement, movie titles cannot be advertised. Please call the Children's Services Desk for more information at 203-794-8756, ext. 5.Find out more »
Wednesdays, 10:30 – 11:00 am, January 20 – March 2 A program of stories, activities, and a simple craft or DVD. For Bethel children ages 3, 4, and 5, who are able to sit alone without an adult. Children must be 3 years old by January 20. Parents/caregivers may not sit with the children, but must remain in the building during the programs. No registration required.Find out more »
For kids - Grades 2 - 5 Each session will highlight a famous master artist. Children will learn about the featured artists, view examples of his or her work and create their own work of art while exploring the style of the featured artists. The artwork created during each session will be put on display in the Children's Library. Registration required to attend, beginning 2 weeks before each session, at the Children's Services Desk, or by calling the library at 203-794-8756, Ex.…Find out more »
A new library program of rhymes, stories, and music and movement activities for infants 10-24 months old, accompanied by an adult. Only infants of this age and a parent/caregiver may participate in this program. Other siblings are not eligible to attend the class. In person registration required to attend. Registration open January 19-26, at the Children's Services Desk. Limit 12 children, with an adult to the class. For more information, please call the Library at 203-794-8756, ext. 5.Find out more »
All programs sponsored by the Bethel Public Library are open to the public, and meet accessibility requirements for the disabled. Those needing special arrangements should contact the library at least 2 weeks prior to the program to make arrangements.