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TimeEventLocationAudience
Thursday, June 4, 2015
12 noonCOMPUTER BASICS
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
Monday, June 8, 2015
3 p.m.Presley and Melody presents: Superheroes and Story Songs
A Summer Reading Kick-Off Celebration. Interactive musical delivering the performing arts in creative, hands-on musical experiences for kids of all ages. Children become "stars on stage" in this unique and creative concert experience. Original songs are specifically created for each theme and age group attending performance.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Infant (0-18 months),
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
4 p.m. Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4:30 p.m.Birds of Prey
Encounter hawks, owls, falcons or other species up close as we explore the adaptations of these winged wonders! Touch raptor artifacts. A lucky volunteer may get to help with some of the demonstrations. For ages 12 to 18 years old. Presented by New Canaan Nature Center.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 11, 2015
12 noonCOMPUTER BASICS
Learn about the various types and components of computers, including basic computer terminology, an overview of operating systems, and popular software applications.
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
5:30 p.m.Music @NYPL presents Cady Finlayson
Join us for some spirited Irish music. Cady Finlayson offers a spirited fiddle show with a global twist, blending traditional Irish tunes with world rhythms and American folk music. She has performed in 33 states at venues including Carnegie Hall, Cleveland's State Theatre, Town Hall, and the Great Irish Fair. Her latest CD, "Irish Coffee" received a nomination for "Best Celtic CD of 2007" by the NAR lifestyle Awards. Cady performs both with her full band and as a duo with French guitarist Vita…
Webster LibraryAdults
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
4 p.m. Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, June 18, 2015
12 noonIntroduction to the Internet
This two-part workshop will teach you: How to define the internet and what it can be used for How to recognize and use hardware and software to access the internet How to break down a web address How to use browsers such as Chrome, Internet Explorer, and Mozilla Firefox How to use search engines How to sign up for and use email
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
4 p.m.Wildlife Superheroes
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 its own right. Come discover the story behind an a…
Webster LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
4 p.m. Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
4 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: TINKER BELL AND THE LEGEND OF THE NEVERBEAST
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: TINKER BELL AND THE LEGEND OF THE NEVERBEAST Thursday June 23th 2015 at 4pm When the scout fairies grow fearful that the mysterious NeverBeast will destroy Pixie Hollow, friendly Fawn must convince Tinker Bell and the rest of the locals that the creature is in fact a gentle giant. Walt Disney Pictures; Directed by Steve Loter Rated G; 76 minutes; 2014 © Copyright Swank Motion Pictures, Inc.
Webster Library, AuditoriumChildren
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
11 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:30 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
11:45 a.m.Toddler Time
Toddlers from birth to 3 years and their parents/caregivers can enjoy interactive stories, action songs, fingerplays, and spend time with other toddlers in the neighborhood. There is a limit of 15 children and their caregivers. Tickets are given out the morning of the program on a first come, first serve basis. Times of the programs are approximate.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Toddlers (18-36 months),
Children
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, June 27, 2015
2 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING Saturday June 27TH, 2015 at 2pm James Marsh's biopic of the celebrated scientist Stephen Hawking, The Theory of Everything, stars Eddie Redmayne as the famous figure. Enrolled as a graduate student at Cambridge, Hawking establishes himself as one of the leading minds of his generation, and begins to win the heart of Jane (Felicity Jones). After one of his earliest breakthroughs, Hawking is diagnosed with ALS, and he becomes less and l…
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 9, 2015
4 p.m.Unlikely Heroes
Multicultural stories and fables that celebrate unlikely heroes. The lesson is to never judge a book by it's cover! Presented by Linda Humes for children ages 5 and older.
Webster LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Thursday, July 16, 2015
5:30 p.m.Summer Reads: Debut Fiction
In 2015, Melville House, an independent publisher based in Brooklyn, will publish exciting new novels and literary fiction. Come learn about titles like The Ghost Network by Catie Disabato, The Deep Sea Diver’s Syndrome by Serge Brussolo, The Happy Marriage by Tahar Ben Jelloun, Good on Paper by Rachel Cantor, Not on Fire, but Burning by Gregory Hrbek, and Sophia by Michael Bible. Decide which one you’d like to read on your beach vacation this summer! Presented by Claire Kelley
Webster LibraryAdults
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
4 p.m.World Beat and Percussion
It's time to get LOUD in the library. Sync the beat with your friends or create your own rhythm on drums, rattles, and more. Create your own lyrics while rocking out with your friends. Presented by Dale Gordon. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, July 25, 2015
2 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: THE HUNGER GAMES MOCKINGJAY - PART 1
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: THE HUNGER GAMES MOCKINGJAY - PART 1 Saturday July 25TH, 2015 at 2pm The Hunger Games saga continues in this sequel that finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) faced with a decision that could sway the fate of a nation. In the wake of the Quarter Quell, the Hunger Games have been changed forever, and Katniss ends up in District 13. Her courage having inspired a nation, the brave young heroine heeds the advice of her friends, and sets out to save Peeta (J…
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
4 p.m.Game on @ Webster
Got the gaming moves? Show off your skills with the controller and challenge your friends to a game in the library. Take part in our tournaments! Or just check out a laptop and browse the Internet.
Webster LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
4 p.m.Reading Aloud
A librarian will share favorite picture books, proving children with the wonder of books and the joy of reading.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
Children
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