Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Teen Movie Night

Drop by Tuesday, December 27 for an evening showing of Suicide Squad. This program is free and open to the public and is made possible thanks to funding by the Friends of the Mystic & Noank Library. Bring your friends!

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Holiday Movie

Take a break from the chill of winter Monday, December 12th with a fun filled holiday movie, Elf (2003). The showing starts at 3:00 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Bring your snacks!

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Trim-a-tree 2016

Drop by the Mystic & Noank Library in the afternoon on Saturday, December 3 to start the holiday season off right with a visit from The Art Truck, gingerbread cookie making, tree-trimming and Carol-O-Grams with the SHS Chamber Choir!

Thanks to funding from Groton Education Foundation, the Art Truck will be visiting between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. With the Art Truck crew, kids can create their own sparkling snowflake garlands, ornaments and wearables using a variety of materials including ribbons, gems and specialty markers.  At 3:00 p.m. we wil decorate gingerbread cookies and trim our tree.

The Stonington High School Chamber Choir starts their library caroling at 3:30 p.m. Stop by to hear your favorite holiday songs, made possible by funding provided by the Friends of the Mystic & Noank Library. All are welcome!

Saturday, October 29, 2016

International Games Day @ The Mystic & Noank Library

The Mystic & Noank Library will join over a thousand libraries around the world on November 19, 2016, for the ninth annual celebration of gaming in libraries – International Games Day @ Your Library. Like so many other libraries across the globe, the Mystic & Noank Library will offer special gaming programs and events suitable for the whole family.

International Games Day @ Your Library is an international initiative supported by the American Library Association, the Australian Library and Information Association, and Nordic Game Day. For more information on International Games Day please visit the International Games Day blog http://igd.ala.org/.

Upcoming Winter Storytimes!

Scheduled to meet weekly Mondays through Fridays, classes consist of stories, finger-plays, crafts, and songs. Due to demand registration is required and class size is limited.

Registration will take place online starting the week of November 1st, 2016. Classes will begin the week of January 9th, 2017.

Registration can be done through EventKeeper; links will be posted on the Libraries website. We will attempt to accommodate everyone but in the case of over-enrollment classes will be determined on a first-come, first-served basis. Story-Time programs run for eight weeks and are free and open to the public.

For more information contact the Children's Room at 860-536-7721 or email us online at children@mysticnoanklibrary.org.

Children's Movie Matinees

Join us in the Ames Room this winter for our movie matinees. Bring your own snacks!

Elf at 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 10th

Ice Age: Collision Course at 3:00 p.m.
Friday, December 30th:

The Peanuts Movie at 3:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 31st

These programs are free and open to the public. Library Matinees are made possible by the Friends of the Mystic & Noank Library.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Tellebration! 2016

Join us at the Mystic & Noank Library on Monday, November 7 to enjoy the magic of the storytelling tradition. Veteran storyteller Gail Zeiba will be sharing her talents as part of Tellabration!, an international program of stories for children, celebrated every November. The fun begins at 6:30 p.m. and is appropriate for ages 3 and older.

Tellabration! is produced by the Connecticut Storytelling Center and funded for the Library by the Friends of the Mystic & Noank Library. This program is free and open to the public; no registration required.