26 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351

Phone Number (860) 376-0024
                                                     

Welcome to Slater Library!

Library hours:

Monday - Thursday Noon - 6:30 pm

Friday Noon - 5:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


                 Warm wishes for the holidays and health and happiness in the new year from the staff of Slater Library!



Pasta and Meatball Dinner


Sponsored by the Friends of Slater Library

March 7, 2020

V.F.W. Post 10004 

DINNER

Time:  5:00-6:30 P.M.

7:00 Performance by GHS Chamber Choir

Donation:  $10.00 Per Person

Advanced Tickets Only 

WONDERFUL RAFFLES!

Come and enjoy a night of good eating and entertainment!

Tickets Available At:

     Slater Library

     V.F.W.

Jewett City Greenhouses

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UPCOMING CHILDREN'S EVENTS:


Saturday Stories


 @ Slater Library  with Miss Gen


The first Saturday of the month @ 11 am. Drop-in, no registration required.

For ages 6 and under. Siblings welcome!

Next Saturday Stories: February 1st

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TODDLER STORYTIME

                        with Mrs. Brown



This class if full; wait list available

For ages 2-4

Wednesdays

    9:30 am – 10:15 am

January 15th - March 18th

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


                   ****Interactive Stories, Playtime, Rhymes, Crafts****                              
    
This is a free program; made possible through the support of Friends of Slater Library.  



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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.


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Take Your Child to The Library Day

Saturday, February 8,2020

Join us @ Slater Library for


 Purple Crayon Day

Drop in @ 11 am for a reading of “Harold and the Purple Crayon” 

and receive your own copy of the book as a gift!

Stay and make a Harold-inspired art project to take home!

Slater Library, 26 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351 (860) 376-0024

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AMERICAN GIRL

Tea Party



   Saturday, February 15th, 2020 @ 2:00PM


Ages 4-10 @ SLATER LIBRARY


26 MAIN ST. JEWETT CITY, CT. 06351             


Phone: (860) 376-0024


Registration and Library Card Required.


Registration begins:


January 27th for Griswold and Lisbon residents


Feb 10th for non-residents as space allows


Festive dress and a favorite doll


or stuffed animal are welcome!


 

*This event made possible thanks to the generous support of Friends of Slater Library and CT Humanities.


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Dr. Seuss Story Hour

Saturday, March 7, 2020

12:30-1:30 PM


Dr. Seuss STORIES and REFRESHMENTS and CRAFTS

  This annual event is sponsored by the

Friends of Slater Library

Registrations welcome but not required.

Hope you can join us!

(860) 376-0024

 

Adult and Teen Programs:


Yarn and Darn - A new group meeting the third Thursday of the month @ 2 pm. Bring the projects you 

are working on or learn something new from those in the group! Next meeting January16th @ 2 pm.



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!

February 4th  The Magic of Therapy Dogs - Remembering Bella Welcoming Rudy: Joy Unleashed author and Therapy Dog Trainer/Owner Jean Baur and Rudy, her dog will charm you with tales of bringing hope, peace and love to hundreds of people through their work in local nursing homes, hospitals and elementary schools.










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

 questions!


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!


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