Thursday, December 22, 2011

Eco-Tots- Crafts & Stories at Greenwich Point

Winter at the Beach with Mommy & Me
For Children Ages 2-4

Join your child and discover the beauty of nature at the Seaside Center at Tod’s Point! Share in the experience of learning and make memories with your child. Spend one hour learning about the creatures of Long Island Sound, making a craft to take home and listening to a nature story. Each program meets weekly for one hour. Child must be accompanied by parent or caregiver.

9:30—10:30 AM
January 11th, January 18th, January 25th, and February 1st, 2012
Location: Floren Family Environmental Center, Innis Arden Cottage at Greenwich Point
$60 per child

For more information, or to register, call: 203-406-3312 or e-mail

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Golden Y Award Winners, Winter 2011

CONGRATULATIONS to the winners of the Semi-Annual Young Young Critics' Club (Y2C2) Jeopardy Tournament!

The winning team, Team Anonymous (L-R): Ajax, Emma, Stephanie, Kate, and Edward 

They are the current holders of the coveted Wonderful Golden "Y" Award! The winners have demonstrated their mastery of trivia questions related to the books that the Club has read during the past year. (Yes, it looks like a lobster, but trust us, it’s also a wonderful golden ‘Y’-- stop by the Youth Services Department and see for yourself!)

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Youth Services Staff Picks: Yearly Round-Up

Hey! Did you know that Youth Services makes a monthly list of recommendations? We pick a new, timely theme each month, and then pick our favorites! We have lots of lists from you to choose from. Here's a look back at all of our picks from 2011:
Have a suggestion for a topic you'd like us to cover? Comment on this post!

Monday, December 12, 2011

Children's Program Registration Is Going on Now!

Registration for Youth Services' Winter/Spring 2012 Program Session is going on now through Sunday, January 8th, 2012. [View the winter program schedule]
  • Our program registration is by lottery
  • You must have an active library card in good standing to register
  • Obtain a registration postcard for the program(s) of your choice from the Youth Services Circulation Desk
  • Fill out ALL of the required information. Incomplete applications will not be considered
  • Address the reverse of the card to yourself
  • Affix a first-class stamp (44¢)
  • Drop off your card at the Youth Services Desk by January 8th
  • Registration cards will be mailed back to you within a week of the close of registration
Questions? Please give us a call at 203-637-8802, or comment on this post.