Programs and Events for Children and Teens Ages birth-Grade 12
Take-and-Make Crafts are crafts that are packed with instructions on how to complete them at home at your own leisure. All require registration in order to be able to pick up a kit at the library. Kits for that craft will only be available the day of the program and will remain at grab-and-go for pickup for only 3 days before being removed. Please only register if you intend to pick up the kit as they are limited supply.
Special Events may be all-day events, one-time events, or non-registration events. You will also find upcoming save the dates under special events.
Read Across America Day Get caught reading at the library on Read Across America Day by Miss Alessandra or one of the other library staff and you will get a prize! All day. No registration required.
Save the Date! Annual Indoor Egg Hunt
April 3 @ 12:00 PM. Our annual indoor egg hunt is back for children birth-18. Stay tuned for more information and registration!
Our Child and Family programs are geared towards children either birth-age 5, 5-8 or 8-12. We also offer all age family programs that have something fun for members of the whole family no matter the age.
Our Teen and YA (Young Adult) programs are generally geared towards those ages 12-18 or in grades 6-12. These are programs where parents are not required to be in the building. Parent programs are for parents of children all ages, but generally are geared towards college preparation.
Some programs we have all-year long. These include State and Nation-wide reading initiatives and self-directed programs.
Visit the Weston Library and pick up a craft-to-go everyday. These are simple coloring or simple instruction crafts. No registration is required. These crafts are based on what we have available. We do not provide the following for these crafts: coloring or writing utensils, scissors, glue or tape.
2022 Nutmeg Book Award Information
May 1, 2021-April 30, 2022 we invite CT Youth to read the Nutmeg Book Award Nominees which will then be voted on in April of 2022. Find more information about the Nutmeg Book Award on our NUTMEG BOOK AWARD PAGE.
1000 Books Before Kindergarten
We want to help children grow a love of lifelong learning and reading. That starts at birth. Join our 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program and read with your child each night to reach that goal. Children will get small incentives at benchmarks to keep them wanting to read more. More information on the program can be found HERE.