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Monday - Thursday 9:30am~8pm

Friday 11am~5pm

Saturday 9:30am~5pm

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Forms for the Adult and Teen Summer Reading Challenges are available on the second floor now through August 14th.


Happy Reading!!

Coding Club for Teens

Tuesday, July 7, July 21,  and August 11 from 3:30-4:30 pmcode club

Join these coding enthusiasts who work together and/or separately
on a variety of coding projects.
The group is led by Teen Mentor, Brendan Gregory.


Please sign up to the right under "What's Happening..."






Lionheart Puppets presents: "The Little Red Hen" little red hen

Thursday, July 9     10 am

Classic tale of the hen who couldn't get the help she needed from her animal friends.  A puppet play for ages 3-5.


Note: This program takes the place of Mother Goose II.








Story Time:  Fact + Fiction  "Fascinating Insects" giant weta

Monday, July 13    10 am   OR   Tuesday, July 14   2 pm 

Explore fiction and non-fiction books on a different topic every week.


For ages 3-5


Please sign up to the right under "What's Happening..."






Good Dogs, Great Listenersgood dogs

Tuesday, July 21  10 am

Meet the authors and hear about Charlotte, Lily and The Litter's many adventures. 

Make a handprint to take home and read to comfort dogs, Maggie and Addie.


For ages 4-8


Please sign up to the right under "What's Happening..."


Copies of "Good Dogs, Great Listeners" will be available to purchase

for $18 on July 21.




Magic Show   mr. magic

Thursday, July 16   3:30 pm

Richard Rothstein, aka, Mr. Magic, will perform his interactive family magic show for ages 4 and up.


Please sign up to the right under "What's Happening..."






Tinker Lab

Friday, July 17    2:00 pmtinker lab

Hands-on learning activities that encourage open-ended experimentation while reinforcing basic math and science principles.


Ages 4-6


 Please sign up to the right under "What's Happening..."





40th Annual Friends of the C.H. Booth Library Book Sale

Saturday, July 11 - Wednesday, July 15, 2015
at the Reed Intermediate School, 3 Trades Lane Newtown, CT


Summer Reads, Workbooks for Kids, DVDs, Art, Music, Children's Books and more! Details on the Friends' Book Sale site.


Don't miss it!

Unwind with Duct Tape    duct tape

Tuesday, July 14th 3-4:30 pm

Meeting Room


Katie Stevenson has been teaching a duct tape workshop here at CH Booth since 2004.  Every year she amazes us with new designs and tape.  We can't wait to see what she has in store for us this year.

For ages 10+

$6 supply fee


Please sign up to the right under "What's Happening..."

Learn Tinkercad with Tim James   logo tinkercad


Tuesday, July 21st at 3 pm

Tinkercad is an easy-to-use 3D CAD design tool.  Quickly turn your idea into a CAD
model for a 3D printer with Tinkercad.


There is room for 8 students so please sign up quickly.  Ages 12 and up.


Please sign up to the right under "What's Happening..."

Great news!
We're a Maker Camp Affiliate this summer!

Check out some details here.


Camp runs July 6th  - August 14th

We still don't know many details but will post them here when we hear more!

Computer Tutor

Mondays 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Get one-on-one computer help on Mondays.
Sign up at the Reference Desk or schedule an appointment by calling 203-426-8552 or emailing boothref@chboothlibrary.org



books heal hears"Books Heal Hearts" - donations to the C.H. Booth Library for our community

Visit the website, One Newtown, for information on support and recovery. A new website, Newtown Charities, provides charitable organization information.

Information on Grief Counseling, Financial Assistance, and Donations to Newtown, Click Here.

Visit the website called One Newtown, www.onenewtown.com, for information on our "path forward and things that support recovery".

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