Location & Contact

Memorial Library

2407 Main Street
Glastonbury, CT 06033





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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Welcome! We are proud to be a part of your child’s literacy and learning experiences. We offer a variety of materials, programs and services for children from birth through grade 6. We strive to encourage and enhance a life-long love of reading and learning. We hope you’ll spend some time browsing our links and reading about all that we have to offer. Most importantly, we hope you will visit us often.

Upcoming Events

Girl and Boy Reading at BedtimeBedtime Stories

Who: Families with children ages 6 & under
When: Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Time: 6:30pm
Place: Children's Story Room

Put on your PJ’s, grab your teddy bear and settle down for a half-hour of stories. No registration needed.


Jumpstart's Read for the Record®: The Bear Ate Your Sandwich

Who: Children ages 1-5 with an adult
When: Thursday, October 27, 2016
Time: 11:45am
Place: Library's Friends Room

The Bear Ate Your Sandwich Book Cover- Used with PermissionJoin us and millions of readers across the country to show your support for literacy and early education by enjoying an indoor picnic and the story The Bear Ate Your Sandwich by Julia Sarcone-Roach. Pack your own sandwich, and the Children's Department will provide drinks and dessert. This special storytime will also include early literacy activities. No registration is needed.

Who: Children in grades K-2
When: Thursday, October 27, 2016
Time: 4:15pm
Place: Library's Friends Room

Join millions of kids across the country to enjoy the story The Bear Ate Your Sandwich by Julia Sarcone-Roach. We will make cool sandwiches for snack, sing a sandwich song and spread the fun around. Registration begins October 13.


Tinkerlab Light BulbTinkerlab

Who: Children and their adults
When: Friday, October 28, 2016
Time: 10:30am-12noon
Place: Children's Story Room

A place to learn, play, create and explore! Adults must stay and participate with their children. These are drop-in programs ~ no registration is needed.


Concentric Leaf Shapes CraftKids' Craft: Concentric Leaf Shapes

Who: Children in grades 2-6
When: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Time: 3:30-4:30pm
Place: Library's Friends Room

Choose two or three leaves to trace on a piece of paper. Add concentric shapes around the leaves and then lots of color! Registration begins October 19 for residents; October 27 for nonresidents.



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Who: Children in grades 1-6
When: Monday, November 7, 2016
Time: 4:15-5:30pm
Place: Library's Friends Room

Join us for some building fun! Creative kids will listen to a story and be challenged to design their own creation based on the theme. Plenty of LEGO® building bricks will be provided. Registration begins October 24 for residents; November 2 for nonresidents.


For all library events, see the CALENDAR.


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