Welcome to the Milford Public Library's Children's Department!
Call us if you have any questions or to register for a program * 203-783-3312
MUSIC TOGETHER PROGRAM ON THURSDAY 4/5 HAS BEEN CANCELLED. RESCHEDULED FOR THURSDAY 4/12.
|April Vacation Special Events|
Turtle Talk * Monday April 16 at 2:30pm
Did you know CT is home to 12 different species of turtles? Meet state-permitted wildlife rehabilitator Pam Meier as she introduces you to some of Connecticut's chelonian friends. Learn how to identify different species and genders, what to do (and not do) if you should find one, what rehabbing these ancient reptiles is all about and how you can help.
Pirate Island Book Party * Tuesday April 17 from 2pm-4pm
Join children's author Katie L. Carroll for an afternoon of fun to celebrate her middle grade adventure novel, Pirate Island. Learn about the local pirate lore that inspired the story, win a prize at the fishing game and snap a pic at the photo booth. Signed books for sale and refreshments.
Singing in the Rain Music and Movement * Wednesday April 18 at 10:30am
An interactive program with musician and performer, Jill Kubeck. Active and engaging, stimulating music and movement will encourage and inspire children to unleash the power of their imaginations, develop confidence and self-esteem.
Earth Day Activities * Thursday April 19 at 2pm
For ages 4 and up. Join us for a storytime, yoga activities- courtesy of WalkAbout Yoga. Visit our Tinkergarten Craft Center to plant seeds courtesy of River Crest Farm. Weather permitting, Steve Johnson, Milford's open space agent, will lead a hike through Wilcox Park behind the Library. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Registration is required for this program.
Dog Safety with Molly, the Therapy Dog * Friday April 20 at 2pm
Children in grades K and up are invited to get to know Molly, a Pet Partners certified therapy dog, along with her owner Chris Cook, and learn all about the safe way to meet new dogs.
Preschool Storytimes for ages 3 and up every Tuesday and Wednesday at 10:30am.
Toddler Times for ages 2 and under every Thursday at 10am and 11am.
Starry Night Stories for ages 3 and up Wednesday March 21 and April 18 at 6:30pm.
|LEGO BUILD-A-THON Tuesday April 3 from 6pm-7pm Ages 5 and up. The Library will provide the Lego bricks, you provide the imagination! Creations cannot be taken home. Not affiliated with LEGO Corps.|
|MUSIC TOGETHER RESCHEDULED Thursday April 12 at 6:15pm An interactive caregiver and child program for ages 0-5. All abilities welcome. Space is limited. Registration required.|
|CHESS CLUB Tuesday Aptil 10 from 6:30-7:30pm For grades K-12 of all skill levels. Sponsored by Milford's Promise and the Milford Police Union. Chess sets provided or bring your own. Registration required.|
|COOKING CLASS with SHOP-RITE OF MILFORD Thursday April 19 at 6:30pm For kids ages 5 and up. No stove? No problem! make some yummy food with Shop-Rite's retail dietician. Space is limited. Registration required.|
|ALL PROGRAMS FUNDED BY THE FRIENDS OF MILFORD LIBRARY.|