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Tuesday, Sep. 2, 2014, 3:00 pm

Duct Tape Phone Case

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Learn to make a phone holder out of colorful duck tape.

Registration Required.

Materials will be provided.

Tuesday, Sep. 2, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Wednesday, Sep. 3, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Wednesday, Sep. 3, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Thursday, Sep. 4, 2014, 10:15 am

-Baby Time

Kids/Family
Old Lyme-Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Children ages birth through age two are welcome at this weekly story time. Activities include: sharing books, singing songs and finger plays, playtime and exploration, and an optional simple craft. Each program lasts approximately thirty minutes. No need to register – just drop in!

Thursday, Sep. 4, 2014, 2:00 pm

Charity Bookshop September Sale

Kids/Family
Charity Bookshop September Sale; Charity Bookshop at Child & Family Agency Groton Campus, 591 Poquonnock Road, Groton, CT , 06340

The Charity Bookshop September Sale runs from Sept. 3 through Sept. 27. All books with green dots are on sale at half-price. Charity Bookshop is a non-profit bookstore. All proceeds go directly to the Child and Family Agency of Southeastern CT.

Charity Bookshop prices are unbeatable with most books ranging from $0.25 to $2.00. We have a great selection of new and used fiction and non-fiction, ranging from history to biography and memoirs, sports, travel, health, cooking, and other subjects. Our children's shelves are filled to overflowing.

To view our shop online, please visit: http://patch.com/connecticut/groton/bp--books-at-unbeatable-prices#.VAI952NhMTA.

Thursday, Sep. 4, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Thursday, Sep. 4, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Friday, Sep. 5, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Friday, Sep. 5, 2014, 4:00 pm

Mad Scientist Summer Reading Finale Party

Kids/Family
Old Lyme-Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Celebrate the end of summer reading at our science-themed finale party! Munch on tasty treats, make your own shrinky dink, and check out the drawing for our summer reading grand prize giveaway. YOU could be the lucky winner! No need to register, just drop in.

Friday, Sep. 5, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 6:00 pm

'Dinner, a Movie, Popcorn, and More'

Kids/Family
Clark Memorial Field, 210 Elm St., Old Saybrook, CT

Starts at 6 p.m.; Movie: 7:30 p.m. Cost: $20 per car (includes movie and popcorn). Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Benefits childhood cancer research.

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 10:30 am

Family Yoga

Kids/Family
Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Yoga instructor Ricky Snide, from 'A Peace of Space' Yoga Co-op, will guide us through this fun and relaxing practice. No experience necessary. Please wear comfortable clothing. Mats provided. Registration is requested. Registration opens August 15. Ages 5 to 11, with adult; ages 12 and up, no adult required. This free program is made possible by the Norwich Recreation Department.

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 8:00 am

Flea Market

Kids/Family
The General Stanton Inn and Flea Market, 4115 Old Post Road, Charlestown, RI , 02813

The many vendors at coastal RI's Gen. Stanton Inn Flea Mrkt. have est. somewhat of a "cottage industry" over the past 49 years, of helping people with cottages furnish & decorate them--inside & out. Whether it's a hand-crafted whirly-gig to launch outside on the cottage lawn or a time-tested collection of nautical lamps & sea glass to let the inside glow, The Gen. Stanton Flea Market has a large supply of unique collectibles & antiques to make a cottage a cottage.As schools close & cottages open for the summer,vendors at The Flea Market stock their booths with items to buoy the spirits of cottage owners, cottage renters & everyone else. The Gen. Stanton Inn Flea Mrkt. is the area's largest, oldest & most popular. Free admission/$2. parking fee Sundays only. 401-364-1818/401-364-8888

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 10:00 am

Game Day

Kids/Family
Waterford Public Library, 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT , 06385

Games, games, games; play ours or bring your own. Play against your family or friends and enjoy the competition!

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 10:30 am

Lego Day

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Drop by the Children's Room at the Stonington Free Library to create your next masterpiece with our Legos! Call the Library with any questions 860-535-0658.

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 11:00 am

Pack 19 Touch a Truck

Kids/Family
Sprague Athletic Fields, Main Street, Sprague, CT , 06330

Touch-A-Truck is a fun family event to be enjoyed by kids of all ages! Where kids can rub elbows with their hometown heroes who own & operate their favorite construction trucks, fire engines, police cars, etc.
All "entry fees" will be donated to Community Food Banks.

Cub Scouts and leaders will also be on hand to talk to boys who may be interested in joining Cub Scouts!

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Saturday, Sep. 6, 2014, 12:00 pm

Summer Reading Finale

Kids/Family
Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Summer Reading Finale: Parochial, Charter, Homeschooled, and Out-of-town Students 12:00 p.m., Saturday, September 6, at Otis Library NORWICH. This free program is made possible by the Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut. Great work! All students who participated in the FIZZ BOOM READ summer program and who are not attending Norwich Public Schools are invited to a pizza party, with a raffle to determine the winner of a Kindle and $25 Amazon gift certificate. Registration requested. Registration opens August 15. Ages 6 & up.

Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014, 12:00 pm

Connecticut Little Heart Hero Day

Kids/Family
Elks Lodge, 158 S. Montowese St., Branford, CT

Free event for families with a child affected by congenital heart defects. Registration required.

Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014, 1:00 pm

Eight Mile River Band

Kids/Family
Hadlyme Congregational Church, 47 Town St. (Rt. 82), Hadlyme, CT

1-3 p.m., a reception with refreshments will follow; fun for all ages.

Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014, 8:00 am

Flea Market

Kids/Family
The General Stanton Inn and Flea Market, 4115 Old Post Road, Charlestown, RI , 02813

The many vendors at coastal RI's Gen. Stanton Inn Flea Mrkt. have est. somewhat of a "cottage industry" over the past 49 years, of helping people with cottages furnish & decorate them--inside & out. Whether it's a hand-crafted whirly-gig to launch outside on the cottage lawn or a time-tested collection of nautical lamps & sea glass to let the inside glow, The Gen. Stanton Flea Market has a large supply of unique collectibles & antiques to make a cottage a cottage.As schools close & cottages open for the summer,vendors at The Flea Market stock their booths with items to buoy the spirits of cottage owners, cottage renters & everyone else. The Gen. Stanton Inn Flea Mrkt. is the area's largest, oldest & most popular. Free admission/$2. parking fee Sundays only. 401-364-1818/401-364-8888

Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014, 3:30 pm

Guilford Cub Scout Pack 475 Recruiting Picnic

Kids/Family
Jacob's Beach, , Guilford, CT

For Guilford boys entering grades 1 through 5 and their parents. RSVP requested.

Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014, 8:00 pm

S'mores on the Shore

Kids/Family
S'mores on the Shore; Madison Beach Hotel, 94 West Wharf Road, Madison, CT , 06443

We provide the beach, the fire, and all the ingredients for gooey delicious s'mores - even a guitarist for campfire sing-a-longs! Just bring yourselves and a blanket to sit on.

Sundays 8pm-10pm (weather permitting)

Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014, 10:00 am

Southeastern CT Walk for Apraxia

Kids/Family
Southeastern CT Walk for Apraxia; Camp Oakdale, Meeting House Lane, Oakdale, , 06370

Join the 1st SE CT Walk for Apraxia hosted by CASANA at Camp Oakdale. We are walking to raise awareness and funds for children and families dealing with Apraxia of Speech.
CASANA is the source of inspiration and instrumental in helping so many families and professionals gain the knowledge in apraxia needed to move children with CAS to develop meaningful speech. Proceeds from the walk will benefit CASANA's apraxia programs and research.
Please visit our website http://secure.apraxia-kids.org/seconnecticutwalk and register to walk today.
If you are a business owner check out our sponsor information!

Sunday, Sep. 7, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Monday, Sep. 8, 2014, 10:30 am

-Toddler Time: Session I

Kids/Family
Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Two to five year olds will delight in listening to stories, singing songs, and making a themed craft. All this free fun takes place in the Community Room. Each program lasts approximately thirty minutes. No need to sign up -- just drop in!
However, we will not hold Toddler Time on the following holiday dates: February 17, May 26, September 1 and October 13.

Monday, Sep. 8, 2014, 11:30 am

-Toddler Time: Session II

Kids/Family
Old Lyme Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Two to five year olds will delight in listening to stories, singing songs, and making a themed craft. All this free fun takes place in the Community Room. Each program lasts approximately thirty minutes. No need to sign up -- just drop in!

Monday, Sep. 8, 2014, 3:30 pm

CrAfter School: Mini Clay Creations

Kids/Family
CrAfter School: Mini Clay Creations; Old Lyme-Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

This month, we'll roll our sleeves up and create minature clay sculptures! Mold, sculpt, and smooth your colorful creation on a piece of wax paper. Then, take it home, let it set for 24 hours and you're done. This project won't be messy since we will use air drying clay, but registration is required. Sign up today!

This program series will take place on the first Monday of every month through the end of the school year. Join us in making a themed craft the first Monday afternoon of each month through June. Materials will be provided. CrAfter School is best for children in grades three through five but all are welcome.

Monday, Sep. 8, 2014, 7:00 pm

Destination Imagination Orientation Meeting

Kids/Family
Scranton Library, 801 Boston Post Rd., Madison, CT

For students in grades 3, 4, and 5. Registration required.

Monday, Sep. 8, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Monday, Sep. 8, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Tuesday, Sep. 9, 2014, 10:30 am

Drop In Story Time Ages 0 - 2

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Join us for Drop In Story Time at the Stonington Free Library. Children ages 0 - 2 will enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and a chance to meet and play with other kids! Please call the Library with any questions 860-535-0658.

Tuesday, Sep. 9, 2014, 11:30 am

Drop In Story Time Ages 3 - 6

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Join us for Drop In Story Time at the Stonington Free Library. Children ages 3 - 6 will enjoy stories, songs, finger plays, and a craft time! Please call the Library with any questions 860-535-0658.

Tuesday, Sep. 9, 2014, 10:00 am

Halloween Costume Drop Off

Kids/Family
The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

The Stonington Free Library will collect children's Halloween costumes from Sept. 3 - 30. All costumes MUST be CLEAN, COMPLETE and on a hanger with size marked and a plastic (grocery style) bag attached.

We will have FREE shopping from Oct. 1 - 10. Any leftover costumes will be donated. Call 860-535-0658 for more information.

Tuesday, Sep. 9, 2014, 6:30 pm

Joining Scouting Night

Kids/Family
Deep River Public Library Community Room, 150 Main Street, Deep River, CT , 06417

This year in Connecticut, Boy Scouts of America have invited Girl Scouts to combine Joining Night activities so families can learn about scouting and enroll all their children at one event. At the sign-up night families will have an opportunity to meet other Scouts and participate in scouting games. Parents can learn more about the local unit’s activities and how Scouting Programs can benefit their child. Parents will also have the opportunity to get information on how they can join in the fun and volunteer as a scout leader for their sons or daughters. Come meet and Join Deep River Cub Scout Pack 17 or Boy Scout Troop 13. Any questions - contact Cubmaster Rick Daniels at 860-227-0453 or rickdaniels61@gmail.com.

Tuesday, Sep. 9, 2014, 4:00 pm

Laugh Out Loud Club (Grades K-2)

Kids/Family
Old Lyme-Phoebe Griffin Noyes Library, 2 Library Lane, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Explore the silly world of picture books at the library! Listen to tales of dogs skateboarding, a child waking up as flat as a pancake, and cows typing letters to their farmer. Create harebrained crafts, sing ridiculous songs, and laugh out loud at the library. The schedule is as follows:
September 9: "Stanley's Wild Ride"
September 16: "Never Glue Your Friends to Chairs" (Roscoe Riley Series #1)
September 23: "Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type"
September 30: "Flat Stanley"

All materials will be provided. Registration is required. Sign up online at www.oldlyme.lioninc.org under the "Children's Program" tab or call the Library at 860-434-1684.

Tuesday, Sep. 9, 2014, 10:30 am

Storytime Friends

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Julie Holzworth 860-447-1411 jholzworth@plnl.org


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.
There are 10 spaces available.

Tuesday, Sep. 9, 2014, 3:30 pm

Teen Games

Kids/Family
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Teens & Tweens enjoy board game, card game or just hang out withr friends.

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