Milford Library News
Milford Public Library
57 New Haven Avenue
June 16 at 2 pm - Movie
June 16 at 7 pm - Evening Book Group - Bad Things Happen by Harry Dolan
June 17 at 12:15 pm - TED talk
June 23 at 2 pm - Movie
June 23 at 7 pm - Social Security Workshop
June 24 at 12:15 pm - TED talk
June 24 at 6 pm - Emerging Technologies
June 25 at 10 am - Classic Book Discussion - Purgatory by Dante
June 25 at 2 pm - DIY - Make a Decorative Bowl - with Confetti! - Please call 203.783.3307 to register
June 30 at 2 pm - Movie
The children’s department at Milford Public Library, 57 New Haven Ave., is holding events the next few weeks. For information call: 203-783-3304.
Preschool story time — Mondays and Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Stories and a craft. For ages 3 and up with a caregiver.
Toddler time — Every Wednesday at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. For ages 2 and under with a caregiver.
Preschool story times on June 8th and 9th at 10am a fun and friendly Milford Pirate is storming the library to help celebrate Milford's Pirate Week. Come dressed in your best pirate gear and prepare for a Pirate Parade!
Summer preschool storytimes: Mondays July 13, 20, 27 and August 3. Tuesdays June 30, July 7, 14 ad 21.
Stay and Play Thursday — Thursday June 11 and June 25 from 10am-12pm. Stop by the library and play board games, build with LEGOs, do a simple art activity or play floor puzzles.
Pirate Crafts — Saturday June 13 at 10:30am. Create a treasure map, design your own “jolly roger” and more as the Library celebrates Milford's Pirate Week. Come dressed in your pirate-y best.
Paws to Read — Saturday June 20 at 2:30pm For children in grades K-5. Kids are invited to read out loud to some special library friends-the four-legged kind. Space is limited and registration is required.
Writing for Tweens — Wednesday June 24 from 6pm-7:30pm. For 'tweens, ages 9-13. Each meeting will consist of writing prompts, peer workshopping and fun activities. All skill levels welcome. Call 203-783-3312 to register.
Every hero has a story summer program:
Come check out some books and pick up a calendar of library events. Books and summer schedules will be available by June 22.
Free family movie: The Incredibles, Monday June 29 at 2pm. Come dressed in your best superhero costumes.
Mr. Magic — Wednesday July 1 at 3pm. A fun and family-friendly magic show.
Creative dramatics — Thursday July 9 at 2pm for ages 5-9 and 3pm for ages 10 and up. Make your own “Pandora's box.” Space is limited. Registration begins June 15.
The Woodmont Library, 16 Dixon Street, is open Thursday: 10 a.m. to noon and 6:30 to 9 p.m.; Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to noon and 2 to 4 p.m. Call 203-874-5675.
Book group: July's book is The Aviators Wife, by Melanie Benjamen. The group meets the first Thursday monthly. All are welcome. For more information, call 203-875-5675.
Chess - Chess Club for all ages - Thursdays, 3:30-5 p.m. Learn and/or play. No fee.