203-272-2245. 104 Main Street, Cheshire, CT 06410

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BookFLIX

Watch or read books online!
(To access BookFlix from a device outside the library, click here.)

TrueFLIX

Watch and read nonfiction books online.
(To access TrueFlix from a device outside the library, click here.)

 

Summer Reading Program

Begins June 2015
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Storytime

September through June
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Tune Time for Tots

Ages birth to 3 years old.
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Builders Brigade

Build with Lego & Mega blocks
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Mad Scientists Club

Gizmos, Gadgets & Goo: The Mad Scientists Club
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Fab Film Saturdays

Enjoy great kids movies with Fab Film Saturdays
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Tween Tuesdays

There’s something different every Tuesday.
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Summer Reading Program

 

Summer reading has never been easier! Keep up your reading log when you’re at home and when you’re on vacation. Don’t worry about losing your reading record—just print it out when you’re done!

Sign up date TBA. CHILD OR PARENT NEEDS TO REGISTER ONLINE VIA EVANCED.

To view all summer programs check out the Calendar of Events

 

Register for Summer Reading

Full of Joy Yoga

Mondays at 9:45 am
For children ages 3-5.
Yoga helps children develop strong, flexible bodies while cultivating joy, peace & wonder. This program combines music, games, props & stories plus the benefits of yoga. No registration required.

Tuesday Storytime

10:00 – 10:30 am
For children ages 3 – 5.
Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes & activities. Storytime enhances children’s literacy, social skills & helps build a love for books. No registration required.

Family Time

Thursdays, 10:00am
For children ages 1-3.
We provide a resource area of print materials, sensory activities & age appropriate toys for play. Play is one of the best ways for children to learn language & literacy skills. No registration required.

Early Literacy Fun

Fridays at 10:00am
For children ages 3-6 and their caregivers. Siblings welcome. Stories, songs & activities that promote the 5 best practices—talking, singing, reading, writing & playing—to develop language & pre-reading skills. No registration required.

Tune Time for Tots

Wednesdays at 10:00 & 11:00
musicEnjoy music and movement in this high energy program.  Children will dance and use musical instruments.  Songs help children develop listening skills and pay attention to the rhythms and rhymes of spoken language.  Clapping along to rhythms helps children hear the syllables in words and helps them improve motor skills. Ages birth to 3.

Wednesdays 10:00 am. For children birth – 24 months with parent or caregiver.

Wednesdays 11:00 am. For children ages 2-3 with parent or caregiver.

See our Calendar of Events for dates and times.

Builders Brigade

layers_64pxKids have the opportunity to use their best creativity to design buildings, creatures, and more using Lego and Mega blocks. They can work alone, or in a team with peers. A different theme is picked for each session and kids can build on that theme or build a creation of their own. At the end of each session, a photo of each child’s creation will be put on display at the library for all to see until the next club date!

This program will occur twice each month for all ages. Children ages 7 and under must be accompanied by a parent. No registration required.

See our Calendar of Events for dates & times.

Check out the Builders Brigade Blog

Gizmos, Gadgets & Goo

lightbulb_64pxGizmos, Gadgets, and Goo: Mad Scientist’s Club offers children a chance to see just how cool science can be! In our hands-on, one-hour science program children engage in exciting hands-on activities, watch spectacular demonstrations, participate in inquiry-based discussions and take home things that they have made themselves.

For ages 7-12. Registration required.

Only register for Track A OR Track B (the programs will be duplicated).

See our Calendar of Events for dates & times

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Fab Films

Come enjoy some great box office kids’ movies with Fab Film Saturdays at Cheshire Public Library! 
This month’s film:

April 18th at 2:00pm: Penguins of Madagascar

PenguinsFrom the creators of Madagascar comes the funniest movie of 2014, starring your favorite penguins – Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private – in a spy-tacular new film!

Running Time 1 hour, 302 minutes.  Rated PG.

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.  Feel free to bring your own snacks!

Tween Tuesday

Every Tuesday is a TWEEN Tuesday 

boltStarting on January 20, 2015, there will be an after school program every Tuesday for kids ages 7-12.

NO REGISTRATION REQUIRED.  – Just come when you can!

We’ll do any of a variety of activities: board games, Zentangles, duct tape wallets, playing with squishy circuits… You’ll just have to come to find out what we’ll be doing on any given Tuesday.

Come, brings some friends (or make some new ones), and have some fun at the library!

See our Calendar of Events for dates & times

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