Category: Programs

Turkey Trot Registration – In person registration Tuesday, 11/21 4-8pm and Wednesday, 11/22 10-2 pm

Attention runners, dashers, trotters, and walkers! There will be in person registration Tuesday 11/21 4-8pm and Wednesday 11/22 10-2pm at the CH Booth Library 25 Main St Newtown. Registration will be cash or check only. Online registration has closed. Thanksgiving will be here before we know it and so will the 2017 Newtown Turkey Trot....

Read to Tucker

Independent readers of all ages can register for a 15 min time slot to read aloud to Tucker, between 4:30 and 5:30 pm on the following Thursdays: October 12th, October 19th, November 9th, November 16th, November 30th and December 28th  in the children’s story hour room. Tucker is a 4 1/2 yr old standard poodle...

Multisensory Play Group

Play group meets monthly on the following Saturday mornings from 10:30-11:30am:       October 14th, November 18th, and December 16th. Children ages 2 1/2 -5, (in all stages of developmental abilities), along with an adult partner are welcome.  Children will engage in a variety of sensory and language rich activities under the guidance of...

Mini Makers: Arts, Crafts and Messy Play

Drop by the children’s story hour room, Fridays:  October 6th-December 8th from 1-3pm for creative fun.  For ages 3-8 with a caregiver. No registration necessary.

Music Dynamics with Brad Peterson

Join Newtown resident and music educator, Brad Peterson, Friday mornings:  October 27th, November 3rd, November 17th, and December 8th and December 15th at 11:30 am in the library meeting room. Mr. Peterson spent 38 years teaching and developing music programs for the Monroe public schools.  “Music Dynamics” features finger plays, nursery rhymes, poems, songs, circle...

Winter Needle Felting With Katie

Thursday, December 14th from 4:00 to 5:30 in the Meeting Room. Learn to make a small animal or ornament using a special burred needle and colored wool. Needle felting is sociable, relaxing and fun. There is a $6.oo materials fee. Please register.    

chbMAKERS’ Corner Open House

Join us on Saturday, November 18th from 10am-2pm to celebrate the grand opening of our newly renovated chbMAKERS’ Corner. We’ll be demonstrating equipment both old and new. We have two new 3D printers, sewing machines, table looms, soldering irons, a cricut machine, lots of circuitry kits, several button makers and much much more. We’ll even...

Teen Writing Group

A peer led teen writing group meets every Wednesday in the Antiques Room on the third floor from 4:30-6:30 pm. All are welcome.

Sew a Special Gift Bag (for Adults)

Tuesday, December 5th at 5:30  in the Meeting Room. Jeannine of Threads magazine will patiently and expertly  teach us how to sew a  gift bag for any occasion. All supplies included for a $10.00 materials fee. Please register, as space is limited.