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23 events found.

TimeEventLocationAudience
Monday, May 16, 2016
4 p.m.Owls on the Prowl
In this program, the audience will learn about these amazing, fascinating birds by meeting live owls and investigating how owls are perfectly designed to be nocturnal hunters. A collection of owl artifacts such as feathers and pellets will also be presented for hands-on investigation. Presented by New Canaan Nature Center. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Dongan Hills LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
4 p.m.Legos & Playdough Dongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
10:30 a.m.Wednesday Toddler Time Dongan Hills LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.OrigamiDongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, May 19, 2016
4 p.m.Read Aloud
Stories, stories and more stories!!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, May 20, 2016
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time Dongan Hills LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Fun Fridays Dongan Hills LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Saturday, May 21, 2016
11 a.m.Science Saturday Dongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
2 p.m.How to Scrapbook with Desiree Demali
Are you a scrapbooking beginner or looking for new ideas and themes. Scrapbooking is all your personal style and photos. There is no right or wrong way to scrapbook. You can choose to layout your photos anyway you would like, but if you need some direction and ideas for a balanced layout, this workshop can get you started. Participants will be introduced to basic terms such as cardstock, themes, titles, journaling, pictures, and embellishments. Participants will create their first layouts. Pre…
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Monday, May 23, 2016
4 p.m.Crafternoons! Dongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
4 p.m.Game Show Tuesdays!Dongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
10:30 a.m.Wednesday Toddler Time Dongan Hills LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Wii Wednesday Dongan Hills Library
Array
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Thursday, May 26, 2016
4 p.m.Read Aloud
Stories, stories and more stories!!
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Friday, May 27, 2016
10:30 a.m.Toddler Time Dongan Hills LibraryInfant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
3:30 p.m.Fun Fridays Dongan Hills LibraryPre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Children
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
4 p.m.Legos & Playdough Dongan Hills LibrarySchool Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 6, 2016
4 p.m.Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, June 11, 2016
12 noonWildlife Superheroes
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration of All Ages Have you ever wondered why some of our most popular superheroes are often named after animals? Spiderman, Batman, and Aquaman all share traits with their particular animal namesake whether it be great strength, great stealth, or the ability to live underwater. A visit by a New Canaan Nature Center naturalist will give participants an up close look at several creatures with an array of “super” qualities that makes each a “wildlife superhero” in…
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Monday, June 13, 2016
4 p.m.Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, June 16, 2016
4 p.m.Job Search +Unemployment Tax Tips
Many people simply update their résumés—without real thought—answer ads at random, go on a few interviews and send thank-you notes. Their other strategy is to post their résumés on Internet job boards and websites—as do hundreds of thousands of other job hunters who assume that this is the modern way to job search. Human Resources inboxes are swamped, and most of those résumés are simply deleted. This workshop covers a more powerful method way to get noticed and go from “Job Search to Career Tr…
Dongan Hills LibraryAdults
Monday, June 20, 2016
4 p.m.Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, June 27, 2016
4 p.m.Castles!: A Medieval Building Series
Let’s go back to a time of lords, knights, jousting, and really large buildings called castles! Learn to create and build the different components of a castle with LEGO® bricks! Week 1: Castle Curtain Walls- Children will be introduced to the idea of a medieval castle and focus on discovering the components of the exterior wall of a castle’s compound-- the curtain wall! They will also learn about its various architectural features such as battlements and arrow loops; AND, if there’s time, t…
Dongan Hills LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children

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