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TimeEventLocationAudience
Tuesday, May 26, 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.Children's Movie
Held in the third floor Storytime Room. Come to the Library to watch a movie on the big screen.
Webster LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Wednesday, May 27, 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, May 28, 2015
12:15 p.m. Introduction to the Internet
This two-part workshop will teach you : :How to define the internet and what it can be used for. Recognize Hardware and Software you can use to access the internetHow to break down a web address. About browsers such as Chrome,Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox. Basic searching use search engines. How to sign up for and use e-mail.
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
4 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY Thursday May 28th 2015 at 4pm Judith Viorst's acclaimed children's book is brought to the big screen. The tale recounts a day in the life of a grumpy young boy who has everything go wrong, all in one day. Walt Disney Pictures; Directed by Miguel Arteta Rated PG; 81 minutes; 2014 © Copyright Swank Motion Pictures, Inc.
Webster Library, AuditoriumChildren
Friday, May 29, 2015
3 p.m.Learn To Play Chess at Webster
Are you a chess champion? You want to show off your best moves against other chess fans? Whether you're a chess master or just starting out, come join us for some board time Fridays at 3:00 pm. Come and learn how to play Chess, practice your Chess skills, or to play a casual game. All materials will be provided, and an experienced instructor will lead the group. Instructed by Timothy Mobley
Webster Library, AuditoriumTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Saturday, May 30, 2015
2 p.m.Webster @ the Movies: FURY
Webster’s @ The Movies Presents: FURY Saturday May 30TH, 2015 at 2pm Brad Pitt leads a tank crew in the final days of World War II in this war drama from End of Watch's David Ayer. The year is 1945. Army sergeant Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) is the grizzled commander of a Sherman tank. Determined to strike a decisive victory for the Allies in the European Theater, Wardaddy leads his five-man crew on a treacherous mission behind enemy lines. His mission complicated by the sudden appearance of a rooki…
Webster Library, AuditoriumAdults
Tuesday, June 2, 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 3, 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
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
4:30 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
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
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
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
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
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)
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