The Singing Principal
The Joy of Reading:
A Concert with Al deCant
Friday, May 24, 11:00 am - Noon - StoryCorner
Enjoy a musical journey with singer, songwriter and storyteller Al deCant, also know as "The Singing Principal." This enthusiastic principal promotes the joy of reading and empowers kids to discover their own potential for making a difference in their world. Al's spirited performance is packed with toe-tapping music, great stores and heaps of audience participation that celebrate the reading experience for preschool to elementary students.
FREE! No Registration. Fopr more information call 203-797-4528
Announcing Playaway Views® for kids ages 4-8!
With a Playaway View®, you can provide your child with a literacy tool, fuel the imagination and foster a love of stories and learning. No DVDs, downloads, or additional players are needed. Instead, Playaway View® comes pre-loaded with multiple videos; you just have to press play! What a great way to learn and view on the go! Check one out today with your ADULT Danbury Library card at the Junior Department Service Desk. When you’re done, return it to the Junior Service Desk - NO DROP BOX returns!
Hooked on Llamas
Friday, May 31, 2013, 11:00-11:45 AM, StoryCorner, Ages 3&4
What is that strange furry animal?
Debbie Elias, from Country Quilt Llama Farm in Cornwall Bridge, will bring her pet llama to the library and read the story "Is Your Mama a Llama" by Deborah Guarino. She will talk about how the story relates to the behavior of llamas and use large photos to explain the many uses of llamas. Following the story, everyone will have a chance to meet and touch the llama!
Free: Registration Required begins Friday, May 10: Register Online or call 203-797-4528
Playschool Playtime at the Library - Wednesdays - 2:00 - 3:30PM - StoryCorner
Too cold for the park? Drop in the library with your preschool children. We will supply blocks, Legos®, and other toys to play with an materials to make a simple craft ( a sample will be provided each week.) A great opportunity meet other parents. Come to one or come to all. Free. No registration.
Caregivers are responsible for supervising their children
Museum Passes and Attraction Passes
Get free or reduced admissions to Connecticut attractions, museums and state parks using your adult Danbury Library Card! As of June 13th, a check deposit is no longer necessary!
Click here for full details and the entire museum pass list.
LOOK! We have a new museum pass to the Stamford Museum and Nature Center.