Children

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Welles-Turner
Memorial Library

2407 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033

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Hours

Mon, Tue, Thu 9am-9pm
Wed 12pm-9pm
Fri 9am-6pm | Sat 9am-5pm
Sun 1pm-5pm
(Closed Sun, mid-May – Labor Day)

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Clubs & Other Programs

For four-year olds

Count Me In and Count Me In, Too – Registration Required
Counting on FingersYes, Kids + Books + Math do equal FUN! in each of these three-week math-based programs. Children are introduced to a variety of mathematical concepts through specially selected children’s books that connect math with children’s everyday experiences. In addition to a story or two, hands-on activities and group participation will enhance the learning experience.

 

For Kindergarteners and First Graders

Cookie wBiteAfter School Snacks – Registration Required
Even school-age children love to listen to stories, so add milk and cookies for a fun transition from school to home. This monthly program encourages children to explore stories through crafts, science, games or other fun activities.


For Second and Third Graders

Series-ous Fun – Registration Required
Children in a Row Having Series-ous Fun

Series-ous Fun is a lively discussion group for students in 2nd and 3rd grade who like to read and talk about books. Students are encouraged to read at least one book in a pre-determined series and participate in a variety of fun series-related activities. A new series is selected each month.

 

For students in grades 4-6

Nutmeg Club
Nutmeg LogoKids in grades 4-6 are invited to join the Nutmeg Club. Members are encouraged to read all ten of the nominees and participate in monthly book discussions and related activities based on the books. Throughout the year, we schedule child-only and parent-child book discussions where you can share your thoughts on the nominees. For parents who attend the parent-child discussions, parents are expected to have read the book and to participate in the discussions.

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