JTL Events Calendar

Mon. February 6, 2023
  • "Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover"

    Mon. February 6, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    "Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover": a collaborative book group for 8-12 year olds. Join us as we explore JTL's Juvenile Biography section, reading about known and lesser-known people - farmers, astronauts, and computer coders; artists, dancers, and doctors; librarians, puppeteers, and escape artists. Together we'll take turns teaching and learning together about the many rad humans we share this planet with, using our books as jumping-off points for deeper dives into our lives.

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  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. February 6, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

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  • Tiny Yogi

    Mon. February 6, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    A playful yoga experience designed around building foundational muscular and motor functions, this class offers opportunities for families to connect with each other and other members of the community. 
    Join Michelle for a tiny yogi class in the library's community room, no experience necessary. Please bring a blanket/towel/yoga mat. 
    This class is for children from birth-preschool and their caregivers.

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  • Town meeting

    Mon. February 6, 2023  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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Tue. February 7, 2023
  • First Tuesday Movies - Call Jane

    Tue. February 7, 2023  2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

    A married woman with an unwanted pregnancy lives in a time in America where she can't get a legal abortion and works with a group of suburban women to find help.

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  • Story Time

    Tue. February 7, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

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  • Four Strings and as many smiles

    Tue. February 7, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Make music with us in the Mary Trumbull Adams room bluegrass on the Lebanon Green. See if we can't get an Irish band together by St. Patrick's Day!

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  • Trivia (Second) Tuesday at JTL

    Tue. February 7, 2023  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Trivia online!

    Matt Earls is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

    Join Zoom Meeting
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86007997738?pwd=bm9sT3Y0ZXdIVzVPdEYrejdlTi80Zz09

    Meeting ID: 860 0799 7738
    Passcode: 359510

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Wed. February 8, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. February 8, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

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  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. February 8, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

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  • Silent Reading Party

    Wed. February 8, 2023  4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

    Bring your book or grab one from our shelves and join us for JTL's first Silent Reading Party.
    You'll find the quiet company of fellow bibliophiles in the Community Room, featuring live classical piano ambiance provided by Sweet Acre Farm's Jonathan Janeway.

    Program target audience is independent, silent readers; audiobook readers welcome with headphones.
    Please arrive before 4:30 to get settled.

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Thu. February 9, 2023
  • Magic the Gathering

    Thu. February 9, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    We meet in the community room for an hour and play Magic the Gathering. The offical recommended age for the game is 13+ because it is complicated, but we can help you learn the game.

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  • Tai Chi with Joe Pandolfo

    Thu. February 9, 2023  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
    Community Room

    Beginners and all levels welcome. Free of charge

    Enjoy centuries-old exercise and holistic health practices that help you feel alive and well. 

    Each week we explore rejuvenating movements, simple wellness techniques and tranquil meditations

    from classical Chinese healing and living arts. 

     with Joe Pandolfo, certified Tai Chi & Qigong Instructor, Reiki Master, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and board director for the CT Society of Acupuncturists 

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  • Library Building Committee via zoom

    Thu. February 9, 2023  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Library Building Committee Zoom Meeting
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86412019885?pwd=Wm9UTTkvb0Nvc2pBUjZISFBDRXd4Zz09

    Meeting ID: 864 1201 9885
    Password: 561976

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Fri. February 10, 2023
  • Hike at Grayville

    Fri. February 10, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    We'll gather for a hike at your children's pace, nurturing their innate curiosity, and enjoying free play and community building out in nature. Dress in layers and for dirt and water play, bring water, and a picnic lunch should you wish. This month:
    Trail location: 142 Grayville Rd in Hebron

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  • Homeschool Fridays

    Fri. February 10, 2023  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Room and Outside

    Calling all homeschoolers, unschoolers, self-directed learners of all kinds! We'll meet in the Community Room on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Fridays of the month to play, explore, and exchange learning ideas and pathways. We'll host special guests, play outside, create artwork, and read books. This program is for homeschooling kids of all ages and their caregivers. This week: Cardboard creations. Bring clean recycled cardboard and your imagination, we'll provide other materials to upcycle into artwork and engineered projects.

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  • Warhammer 40k & Other Table Games

    Fri. February 10, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Gather to play and discuss the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and other table games. Bring miniatures, rulebooks, and a friend. Ages 12-18.

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Sat. February 11, 2023
  • Yoga with Tina Rice

    Sat. February 11, 2023  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Community Room

    Time change: Yoga will start at 10:00 am in February.
     
    Join Tina Rice of Yoga Me Happy CT for yoga in the community room.  
    All classes are free of charge. 
    Please bring your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

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  • Special Needs Playgroup: JTL

    Sat. February 11, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Everyone’s different; let’s be different together. A monthly, travelling meet-up group for multi-age neurodivergent and special needs children. Join Youth Services Librarians, MG and Miss Frances (at Willimantic Public Library), and Occupational Therapist Miss Shaleen and community member, Heather, for open-ended play and activities for the children, community building with the parents, caregivers, and siblings. This month: meet at Jonathan Trumbull Library, Community Room

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Mon. February 13, 2023
  • "Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover"

    Mon. February 13, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    "Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover": a collaborative book group for 8-12 year olds. Join us as we explore JTL's Juvenile Biography section, reading about known and lesser-known people - farmers, astronauts, and computer coders; artists, dancers, and doctors; librarians, puppeteers, and escape artists. Together we'll take turns teaching and learning together about the many rad humans we share this planet with, using our books as jumping-off points for deeper dives into our lives.

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  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. February 13, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

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  • Tiny Yogi

    Mon. February 13, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    A playful yoga experience designed around building foundational muscular and motor functions, this class offers opportunities for families to connect with each other and other members of the community. 
    Join Michelle for a tiny yogi class in the library's community room, no experience necessary. Please bring a blanket/towel/yoga mat. 
    This class is for children from birth-preschool and their caregivers.

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  • Date night at the Movies: Cyrano

    Mon. February 13, 2023  5:30 PM - 6:30 PM

    Get cozy with your sweetheart while watching the big screen. Cyrano - staring Peter Dinklage

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Tue. February 14, 2023
  • Story Time

    Tue. February 14, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

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Wed. February 15, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. February 15, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

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  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. February 15, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

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  • Teen Artwork

    Wed. February 15, 2023  4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    Teen Room

    Join us in the teen room for various forms of artistic expression.

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Thu. February 16, 2023
  • Chess with Matt

    Thu. February 16, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    We meet in the community room for an hour and play chess or solve chess puzzles. This is not a place to learn how to play, this is a place to play. Ages 8+

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  • Nocturnal Animals with DPNC

    Thu. February 16, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Downstairs

    Owls, opossums, skunks and bats are just a few of the animals that get up when we go to bed. Explore their nocturnal world, meet a live owl and discover just how incredible their night-time senses are through scent and hearing games.

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  • Tai Chi with Joe Pandolfo

    Thu. February 16, 2023  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
    Community Room

    Beginners and all levels welcome. Free of charge

    Enjoy centuries-old exercise and holistic health practices that help you feel alive and well. 

    Each week we explore rejuvenating movements, simple wellness techniques and tranquil meditations

    from classical Chinese healing and living arts. 

     with Joe Pandolfo, certified Tai Chi & Qigong Instructor, Reiki Master, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and board director for the CT Society of Acupuncturists 

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  • Richard Badowski Harmonica entertainer

    Thu. February 16, 2023  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Rbadowski@cox.net
    Rich covers a wide range of styles including blues, country, folk, jazz, classical, show tunes, Christmas songs, patriotic melodies, oldies and much more. He loves to entertain audiences of any age group. As Rich says “There's no business like show business!”

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Fri. February 17, 2023
  • Homeschool Fridays

    Fri. February 17, 2023  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Room and Outside

    Calling all homeschoolers, unschoolers, self-directed learners of all kinds! We'll meet in the Community Room on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Fridays of the month to play, explore, and exchange learning ideas and pathways. We'll host special guests, play outside, create artwork, and read books. This program is for homeschooling kids of all ages and their caregivers. This week: fort building; bring blankets, pillows, tablecloths, we'll supply the Big Blue Blocks.

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  • Warhammer 40k & Other Table Games

    Fri. February 17, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Gather to play and discuss the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and other table games. Bring miniatures, rulebooks, and a friend. Ages 12-18.

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Sat. February 18, 2023
  • Yoga with Tina Rice

    Sat. February 18, 2023  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Community Room

    Time change: Yoga will start at 10:00 am in February.
     
    Join Tina Rice of Yoga Me Happy CT for yoga in the community room.  
    All classes are free of charge. 
    Please bring your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

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  • DAR Jill Blodgett 12-2

    Sat. February 18, 2023  12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Mon. February 20, 2023
  • Library Closed

    Mon. February 20, 2023

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  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. February 20, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

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Tue. February 21, 2023
  • Story Time

    Tue. February 21, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

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  • Friends of the library meeting

    Tue. February 21, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

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  • Book Discussion Group

    Tue. February 21, 2023  6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Community Room


    All readers are welcome to join our discussion in the community room.

    This month's selection:
    Notes of a Native Son by James Baldwin

    (Led by Jan Simblist) 
     
     Copies of the book will be available at the library.

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Wed. February 22, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. February 22, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

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  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. February 22, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

    Add to Calendar

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Thu. February 23, 2023
  • Magic the Gathering

    Thu. February 23, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    We meet in the community room for an hour and play Magic the Gathering. The offical recommended age for the game is 13+ because it is complicated, but we can help you learn the game.

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

  • Tai Chi with Joe Pandolfo

    Thu. February 23, 2023  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
    Community Room

    Beginners and all levels welcome. Free of charge

    Enjoy centuries-old exercise and holistic health practices that help you feel alive and well. 

    Each week we explore rejuvenating movements, simple wellness techniques and tranquil meditations

    from classical Chinese healing and living arts. 

     with Joe Pandolfo, certified Tai Chi & Qigong Instructor, Reiki Master, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and board director for the CT Society of Acupuncturists 

    Add to Calendar

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Fri. February 24, 2023
  • Homeschool Fridays

    Fri. February 24, 2023  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Room and Outside

    Calling all homeschoolers, unschoolers, self-directed learners of all kinds! We'll meet in the Community Room on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Fridays of the month to play, explore, and exchange learning ideas and pathways. We'll host special guests, play outside, create artwork, and read books. This program is for homeschooling kids of all ages and their caregivers. This week: LEGO and art creation time

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  • Warhammer 40k & Other Table Games

    Fri. February 24, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Gather to play and discuss the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and other table games. Bring miniatures, rulebooks, and a friend. Ages 12-18.

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Sat. February 25, 2023
  • Penny Dreadful Magic Deck build and tournament

    Sat. February 25, 2023  9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    We have boxes of cards to go through and we will put our decks together and battle it out in the teen room

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  • Yoga with Tina Rice

    Sat. February 25, 2023  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Community Room

    Time change: Yoga will start at 10:00 am in February.
     
    Join Tina Rice of Yoga Me Happy CT for yoga in the community room.  
    All classes are free of charge. 
    Please bring your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

    Add to Calendar

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Mon. February 27, 2023
  • "Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover"

    Mon. February 27, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    "Don't Judge a Book by Its Cover": a collaborative book group for 8-12 year olds. Join us as we explore JTL's Juvenile Biography section, reading about known and lesser-known people - farmers, astronauts, and computer coders; artists, dancers, and doctors; librarians, puppeteers, and escape artists. Together we'll take turns teaching and learning together about the many rad humans we share this planet with, using our books as jumping-off points for deeper dives into our lives.

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. February 27, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

    Add to Calendar

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  • Tiny Yogi

    Mon. February 27, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    A playful yoga experience designed around building foundational muscular and motor functions, this class offers opportunities for families to connect with each other and other members of the community. 
    Join Michelle for a tiny yogi class in the library's community room, no experience necessary. Please bring a blanket/towel/yoga mat. 
    This class is for children from birth-preschool and their caregivers.

    Add to Calendar

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Tue. February 28, 2023
  • Story Time

    Tue. February 28, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

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  • Family Movie - Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile

    Tue. February 28, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    When the Primm family moves to NYC, they discover a singing crocodile in the attic.

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  • JTL Board of Trustees Community Room

    Tue. February 28, 2023  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Community room

    Community room of the library

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Wed. March 1, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. March 1, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. March 1, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

Thu. March 2, 2023
  • Chess with Matt

    Thu. March 2, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    We meet in the community room for an hour and play chess or solve chess puzzles. This is not a place to learn how to play, this is a place to play. Ages 8+

    Add to Calendar

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  • Tai Chi with Joe Pandolfo

    Thu. March 2, 2023  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
    Community Room

    Beginners and all levels welcome. Free of charge

    Enjoy centuries-old exercise and holistic health practices that help you feel alive and well. 

    Each week we explore rejuvenating movements, simple wellness techniques and tranquil meditations

    from classical Chinese healing and living arts. 

     with Joe Pandolfo, certified Tai Chi & Qigong Instructor, Reiki Master, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and board director for the CT Society of Acupuncturists 

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

Fri. March 3, 2023
  • Warhammer 40k & Other Table Games

    Fri. March 3, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Gather to play and discuss the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and other table games. Bring miniatures, rulebooks, and a friend. Ages 12-18.

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  • First Friday Fam Jam!

    Fri. March 3, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Youth Services Librarian MG and her spouse, Jaron (guitarist in local band, Room to Move), are excited to facilitate an all-ages sing along here at JTL! Bring your voices, instruments, and dancin' feet on the first Friday of each month. We'll be in the Community Room, ready to sing everything from Raffi, to classic rounds, to songs we make up on the fly. Email your song requests, ideas, and dedications to childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

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Sat. March 4, 2023
  • Yoga with Tina Rice

    Sat. March 4, 2023  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Community Room

    Time change: Yoga will start at 10:00 am in February.
     
    Join Tina Rice of Yoga Me Happy CT for yoga in the community room.  
    All classes are free of charge. 
    Please bring your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

Mon. March 6, 2023
  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. March 6, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

  • Tiny Yogi

    Mon. March 6, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    A playful yoga experience designed around building foundational muscular and motor functions, this class offers opportunities for families to connect with each other and other members of the community. 
    Join Michelle for a tiny yogi class in the library's community room, no experience necessary. Please bring a blanket/towel/yoga mat. 
    This class is for children from birth-preschool and their caregivers.

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

Tue. March 7, 2023
  • First Tuesday Movies

    Tue. March 7, 2023  2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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  • Story Time

    Tue. March 7, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

    Add to Calendar

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Wed. March 8, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. March 8, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. March 8, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

    Add to Calendar

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Thu. March 9, 2023
  • Animal Detectives

    Thu. March 9, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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  • Magic the Gathering

    Thu. March 9, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    We meet in the community room for an hour and play Magic the Gathering. The offical recommended age for the game is 13+ because it is complicated, but we can help you learn the game.

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

  • Tai Chi with Joe Pandolfo

    Thu. March 9, 2023  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
    Community Room

    Beginners and all levels welcome. Free of charge

    Enjoy centuries-old exercise and holistic health practices that help you feel alive and well. 

    Each week we explore rejuvenating movements, simple wellness techniques and tranquil meditations

    from classical Chinese healing and living arts. 

     with Joe Pandolfo, certified Tai Chi & Qigong Instructor, Reiki Master, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and board director for the CT Society of Acupuncturists 

    Add to Calendar

    __________________

  • Library Building Committee via zoom

    Thu. March 9, 2023  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

    Library Building Committee Zoom Meeting
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86412019885?pwd=Wm9UTTkvb0Nvc2pBUjZISFBDRXd4Zz09

    Meeting ID: 864 1201 9885
    Password: 561976

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Fri. March 10, 2023
  • Hike at Grayville

    Fri. March 10, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    We'll gather for a hike at your children's pace, nurturing their innate curiosity, and enjoying free play and community building out in nature. Dress in layers and for dirt and water play, bring water, and a picnic lunch should you wish. This month: Celebrate 13 community hikes, final JTL outreach hike at this location.
    Trail location: 142 Grayville Rd in Hebron

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  • Homeschool Fridays

    Fri. March 10, 2023  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Room and Outside

    Calling all homeschoolers, unschoolers, self-directed learners of all kinds! We'll meet in the Community Room on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Fridays of the month to play, explore, and exchange learning ideas and pathways. We'll host special guests, play outside, create artwork, and read books. This program is for homeschooling kids of all ages and their caregivers. This week: Bob Bloom is back! Join us to make your own instrument for Make it, shake it, take it.

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  • Warhammer 40k & Other Table Games

    Fri. March 10, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Gather to play and discuss the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and other table games. Bring miniatures, rulebooks, and a friend. Ages 12-18.

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Sat. March 11, 2023
  • Yoga with Tina Rice

    Sat. March 11, 2023  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Community Room

    Time change: Yoga will start at 10:00 am in February.
     
    Join Tina Rice of Yoga Me Happy CT for yoga in the community room.  
    All classes are free of charge. 
    Please bring your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

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  • DAR Jill Blodgett

    Sat. March 11, 2023  12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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Mon. March 13, 2023
  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. March 13, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

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  • Tiny Yogi

    Mon. March 13, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    A playful yoga experience designed around building foundational muscular and motor functions, this class offers opportunities for families to connect with each other and other members of the community. 
    Join Michelle for a tiny yogi class in the library's community room, no experience necessary. Please bring a blanket/towel/yoga mat. 
    This class is for children from birth-preschool and their caregivers.

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  • Tom Callinan

    Mon. March 13, 2023  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

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Tue. March 14, 2023
  • Story Time

    Tue. March 14, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

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  • Trivia (Second) Tuesday at JTL

    Tue. March 14, 2023  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Trivia online!

    Matt Earls is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

    Join Zoom Meeting
    https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86007997738?pwd=bm9sT3Y0ZXdIVzVPdEYrejdlTi80Zz09

    Meeting ID: 860 0799 7738
    Passcode: 359510

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Wed. March 15, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. March 15, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

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  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. March 15, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

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Thu. March 16, 2023
  • Chess with Matt

    Thu. March 16, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    We meet in the community room for an hour and play chess or solve chess puzzles. This is not a place to learn how to play, this is a place to play. Ages 8+

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  • Tai Chi with Joe Pandolfo

    Thu. March 16, 2023  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
    Community Room

    Beginners and all levels welcome. Free of charge

    Enjoy centuries-old exercise and holistic health practices that help you feel alive and well. 

    Each week we explore rejuvenating movements, simple wellness techniques and tranquil meditations

    from classical Chinese healing and living arts. 

     with Joe Pandolfo, certified Tai Chi & Qigong Instructor, Reiki Master, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and board director for the CT Society of Acupuncturists 

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  • Richard Benfield Around the World in 80 Gardens

    Thu. March 16, 2023  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    email garden clubs

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Fri. March 17, 2023
  • Homeschool Fridays

    Fri. March 17, 2023  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Room and Outside

    Calling all homeschoolers, unschoolers, self-directed learners of all kinds! We'll meet in the Community Room on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Fridays of the month to play, explore, and exchange learning ideas and pathways. We'll host special guests, play outside, create artwork, and read books. This program is for homeschooling kids of all ages and their caregivers. This week: 

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  • Warhammer 40k & Other Table Games

    Fri. March 17, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Gather to play and discuss the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and other table games. Bring miniatures, rulebooks, and a friend. Ages 12-18.

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Sat. March 18, 2023
  • Yoga with Tina Rice

    Sat. March 18, 2023  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Community Room

    Time change: Yoga will start at 10:00 am in February.
     
    Join Tina Rice of Yoga Me Happy CT for yoga in the community room.  
    All classes are free of charge. 
    Please bring your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

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Mon. March 20, 2023
  • Very Hungry Caterpillar Day

    Mon. March 20, 2023

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  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. March 20, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

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  • Take Note Rehearsal

    Mon. March 20, 2023  5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

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  • Tiny Yogi

    Mon. March 20, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    A playful yoga experience designed around building foundational muscular and motor functions, this class offers opportunities for families to connect with each other and other members of the community. 
    Join Michelle for a tiny yogi class in the library's community room, no experience necessary. Please bring a blanket/towel/yoga mat. 
    This class is for children from birth-preschool and their caregivers.

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Tue. March 21, 2023
  • Story Time

    Tue. March 21, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

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  • The Little House

    Tue. March 21, 2023  4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Story Room

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  • Book Discussion Group

    Tue. March 21, 2023  6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    Community Room


    All readers are welcome to join our discussion in the community room.

    This month's selection:
    West with Giraffes by Lynda Rutledge

    (Led by Lydia Myers) 
     
     Copies of the book will be available at the library.

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Wed. March 22, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. March 22, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

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  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. March 22, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

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Thu. March 23, 2023
  • Magic the Gathering

    Thu. March 23, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    We meet in the community room for an hour and play Magic the Gathering. The offical recommended age for the game is 13+ because it is complicated, but we can help you learn the game.

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  • Make & Mend

    Thu. March 23, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Downstairs by Marcel

    All makers and menders welcome to this monthly meet up! Bring your knitting, stitching, mending, or other crafty hand work. Together we will trade skills, keep well-loved clothing beautiful, resist fast-fashion and throw-away culture. This is a multigenerational program; young menders and makers welcome with parent/guardian. Meet by Marcel to mend and make.

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  • Tai Chi with Joe Pandolfo

    Thu. March 23, 2023  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
    Community Room

    Beginners and all levels welcome. Free of charge

    Enjoy centuries-old exercise and holistic health practices that help you feel alive and well. 

    Each week we explore rejuvenating movements, simple wellness techniques and tranquil meditations

    from classical Chinese healing and living arts. 

     with Joe Pandolfo, certified Tai Chi & Qigong Instructor, Reiki Master, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and board director for the CT Society of Acupuncturists 

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Fri. March 24, 2023
  • Homeschool Fridays

    Fri. March 24, 2023  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Community Room and Outside

    Calling all homeschoolers, unschoolers, self-directed learners of all kinds! We'll meet in the Community Room on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Fridays of the month to play, explore, and exchange learning ideas and pathways. We'll host special guests, play outside, create artwork, and read books. This program is for homeschooling kids of all ages and their caregivers. This week: 

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  • Lionheart Puppets - The Reluctant Dragon

    Fri. March 24, 2023  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    What happens when a young village boy discovers a dragon in the mountains?
    Can he convince the villagers that the dragon just wants to be friends?
    Based on the story by Kenneth Grahame.

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  • Warhammer 40k & Other Table Games

    Fri. March 24, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Gather to play and discuss the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and other table games. Bring miniatures, rulebooks, and a friend. Ages 12-18.

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Sat. March 25, 2023
  • Yoga with Tina Rice

    Sat. March 25, 2023  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Community Room

    Time change: Yoga will start at 10:00 am in February.
     
    Join Tina Rice of Yoga Me Happy CT for yoga in the community room.  
    All classes are free of charge. 
    Please bring your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

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Mon. March 27, 2023
  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. March 27, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

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  • Tiny Yogi

    Mon. March 27, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    A playful yoga experience designed around building foundational muscular and motor functions, this class offers opportunities for families to connect with each other and other members of the community. 
    Join Michelle for a tiny yogi class in the library's community room, no experience necessary. Please bring a blanket/towel/yoga mat. 
    This class is for children from birth-preschool and their caregivers.

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Tue. March 28, 2023
  • Story Time

    Tue. March 28, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

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  • Family Movie

    Tue. March 28, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

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  • JTL Board of Trustees Community Room

    Tue. March 28, 2023  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Community room

    Community room of the library

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Wed. March 29, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. March 29, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

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  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. March 29, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

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Thu. March 30, 2023
  • Chess with Matt

    Thu. March 30, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    We meet in the community room for an hour and play chess or solve chess puzzles. This is not a place to learn how to play, this is a place to play. Ages 8+

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  • Tai Chi with Joe Pandolfo

    Thu. March 30, 2023  5:15 PM - 6:15 PM
    Community Room

    Beginners and all levels welcome. Free of charge

    Enjoy centuries-old exercise and holistic health practices that help you feel alive and well. 

    Each week we explore rejuvenating movements, simple wellness techniques and tranquil meditations

    from classical Chinese healing and living arts. 

     with Joe Pandolfo, certified Tai Chi & Qigong Instructor, Reiki Master, Acupuncture Detoxification Specialist and board director for the CT Society of Acupuncturists 

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  • SERAC - Wellness program

    Thu. March 30, 2023  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Description to follow

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Fri. March 31, 2023
  • Warhammer 40k & Other Table Games

    Fri. March 31, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Gather to play and discuss the lore of Warhammer 40,000 and other table games. Bring miniatures, rulebooks, and a friend. Ages 12-18.

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Sat. April 1, 2023
  • Yoga with Tina Rice

    Sat. April 1, 2023  10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Community Room

    Time change: Yoga will start at 10:00 am in February.
     
    Join Tina Rice of Yoga Me Happy CT for yoga in the community room.  
    All classes are free of charge. 
    Please bring your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle.

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Mon. April 3, 2023
  • Cartooning with Bill Dougal on Zoom

    Mon. April 3, 2023  4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Students create their own cartoon characters. Learn techniques for drawing heads and bodies, starting with typical proportions, and proceeding with creative variations. Put the figures in action poses and humorous situations. Designed for ages 7-12.
     
    Register online at www.lebanonctlibrary.org/online-program-registration, and join on Zoom Mondays at 4:00 pm.
     
    For more info, email childrenslibrarian@lebanonctlibrary.org

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  • Tiny Yogi

    Mon. April 3, 2023  5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    A playful yoga experience designed around building foundational muscular and motor functions, this class offers opportunities for families to connect with each other and other members of the community. 
    Join Michelle for a tiny yogi class in the library's community room, no experience necessary. Please bring a blanket/towel/yoga mat. 
    This class is for children from birth-preschool and their caregivers.

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Tue. April 4, 2023
  • First Tuesday Movies

    Tue. April 4, 2023  2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

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  • Story Time

    Tue. April 4, 2023  3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

    Join MG in the Story Room Tuesday afternoons for read alouds, singing, and playing. This program is for children ages 3-5.

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Wed. April 5, 2023
  • Read, Rock & Rhyme

    Wed. April 5, 2023  11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Community Room

    Our tried and true story time program for the tiniest of library people! Join us in the Community Room to share songs, rhymes, musical instruments, movement, finger plays and more. Open play is available at the end of the program out in the Pollinator Garden. RR&R is for children ages 0 - 2 years & their caregivers (siblings welcome).

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  • Poetry: Shaping Words and Worlds

    Wed. April 5, 2023  2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Teen Room

    A midweek departure from ordinary language. Join us in the practice of using poetry to honor and hold our unfolding selves. 
    Bring your works in progress, art that inspires you, or just your swirling thoughts, feelings, inner landscapes. All voices welcome.  
    This program is for young people in their teens and early 20s.

    Add to Calendar

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