Welcome to Slater Library! 26 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351

26 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351

Phone Number (860) 376-0024

Library hours:

Monday - Thursday Noon - 6:30 pm

Friday Noon - 5:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Once Upon a Pumpkin...

stories and craft for the very young

drop-in, no registration required

Saturday, October 19th @ 10:30 am

Halloween Lanterns

Drop in and make a lantern to take home!

No sign-up required!

Monday, October 21st @ 4 pm.

Paint a Pumpkin!

Wednesday, October 23rd

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Ages 12 and up

Craft pumpkin, stencils and paint supplied. 

Activity will be held in the Community Room on the main floor. 

Please sign-up as supplies are limited.

Baby and Me


For Infants – 24 months

Babies and caregivers will gather for 30 minutes of songs, finger plays, books

 and nursery rhymes and follow with an open play time.


10:00 am – 10:30 am

September 17th – October 22nd


                                             There is no charge for this program.                                            

                           Call 860-376-0024 and ask for the Children’s Department to register.                                                                                                



                                                                               TODDLER STORYTIME

Class is full

For ages 2-4

September 18th – November 20th    


    9:30 am – 10:15 am

                   ****Interactive Stories, Playtime, Rhymes, Crafts****                              
Registration begins September 3rd and is limited to   Griswold and Lisbon residents until September 12 th                    
Others may then sign up as space allows.                                         
Call 860-376-0024 and ask for the Children’s Department to register. There is no fee for this program.      


Wee Play meets Wednesdays @ 10:30 am.

 Wee Play is a play group and craft time.

 No sign up required! Please use our side entrance as we meet

before the library is open.

Any unforeseen cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page.



Adult and Teen Programs:

Tuesday Topics are back! Offered on the first Tuesday of the month from September - June, these

 informative and entertaining programs, tailored to a teen/adult audience are not to be missed!

Tuesday, October 1st @ 6:30 pm: The Not-so-Good Life of the Colonial Goodwife: History 

unsanitized! A zany yet true look at the engrossing "taboo" subjects that are omitted from "herstory."

A Mother/Daughter duo full of energy and sass present this program that tells it like it really was. 

Informative and entertaining, be sure to drag him along for the fun!

Friends of Slater Library Events:

Chicken Barbecue


NYC Bus Trip & Rockettes Christmas Show

Saturday, November 30, 2019

Bus leaves Griswold promptly at 7:00AM from Griswold's Commuter Parking Lot (exit 22)

stopping at exit 14 in Norwich at approximately 7:10 am.

Bus leaves NYC at 6:00 PM SHARP

Limited tickets in each category.

Show and Bus - $205.00

Bus Trip only - $55.00

First come, first serve

No Refunds

Tickets on sale at Slater Library

Sponsored by Friends of Slater Library

OverDrive (EBooks and EAudios) are now available to patrons of Slater Library! Download the

 Libby App and start reading books on your phone or device! Click on the "E Audio and E Book" listing below for 

more information.


Weekly computer help is available at Slater Library Tuesdays from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Drop in with your computer


Teens, 14 and up! Did you know that there are 4 tablets available to you to check out for use in the library? Stop by the 

check out desk for full details.

Did you know that Slater Library hosts two book clubs? The book clubs currently meet either the first Monday of the 

month from 1:30 - 2:30 pm, or the first Friday of the month from 1:30 - 2:30 pm. 

Contact Slater Library if you are interested in joining!




26 Main St
Jewett City, Ct. 06351
(860) 376-0024
Director - Rebecca Jusseaume
Children's Librarian - Kathleen Brown