Bring your kids to the library for stories and other fun events this summer! Our theme this year is “Beyond the Beaten Path”. There will be storytime and programs themed towards camping, exploring, and adventuring into the unknown through books. We are going to have so much fun and we look forward to seeing you all!

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Children’s Story Times
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Tuesdays June 28 – August 2 @ 10:00am –Book Babies Drop-in Storytime

Ages 18 months – 2 years
No registration required!


Thursdays June 30 – August 4 @ 11:30am – Preschool Drop-in Storytime

Ages 3 – 6 years
No registration required!



Children’s Programs
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Upcoming Summer Reading Programs!

July 6 @ 6:30pm –Blue Moon Raptors

Come and meet four real birds of prey in this amazing program!
No registration needed!

Sponsored by the Harwinton Library Friends

July 11 @ 2:00 –Magic Moments

A magician is coming to our library to show us some of his amazing magic tricks! There might even be a surprise guest at the end with four paws and long ears.

Sponsored by the Harwinton Library Friends

July 14 & August 4 @ 11:30 –Sing and Play Special Storytime

For these two storytimes we are going to have a very special guest! Come learn some super fun songs and games!
Ages 4 yrs-2nd grade – No Registration Required!

Sponsored by the Harwinton Library Friends

July 20 @ 6:30pm –Meet Mother Goose

Mother Goose will be visiting our library. Come and learn who she is through fun readings and games!
Please register as space is limited!

Sponsored by the Harwinton Library Friends

July 27 @ 6:00 –Woodland Creature Bark Craft

We are having a special guest come to introduce us to a really cool craft! Explore both nature and art in this hands-on program.
Please Register on our events calendar! Ages 7-12 years

Sponsored by the Harwinton Library Friends

August 3 @ 6:00 –Summer Reading Finale!

Come join us for our finale where prizes will be given by the Selectman along with pizza and live music!

Sponsored by the Harwinton Library Friends


Teen Programs
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Upcoming Programs


Harwinton Public Library offers monthly programs for teens, as well as young adult books, audiobooks, games, and graphic novels.

Harry Potter Trivia (TBD)

Glow in the dark “Fireflies in a jar” craft (TBD)

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