The library invites children of all ages to illustrate comic strips inspired by the prompt “If I lived in a snow globe…” Blank comic strips can be downloaded here - or pick one up at the library! Comic strips should be handed in by February 10 when they will be displayed in the library. Participants will receive a small prize! Visit or call the library to register.
Make it a lucky 2014 at the library! In January, we’ll welcome the new year with a Lucky Charms Party, and we’ll make our own luck with Homemade Scratch-Off Tickets. Plus, we’ll improve our logic and prediction skills as we look ahead to the coming year with That’s a Possibility!: A Book About What Might Happen. Check out the January Calendar to learn more!
Celebrate the villains who ended up loving Christmas! On Monday, December 16 at 5:30 p.m., children of all ages are invited to our Bah Humbug Party! Play games, make a craft, and eat snacks at an event inspired by Ebenezer Scrooge, the Grinch, Bumble the Abominable Snowman, the Magician from Frosty the Snowman, and Lucy from the Peanuts. Registration is required for this free event so call the library at 203-888-6944 to register today!
This summer, Miss Marissa and Joe filmed young patrons to find out what they like about our library. After an autumn filled with editing and producing, the film, Sunny Days at Oxford Library!, is ready for its premiere! Watch the film at the library on Monday, December 9 at 5:30 PM!
Copies of the film will also be available to borrow from the library. Plus, Sunny Days at Oxford Library! will air on Comcast’s Public Access Channel 10 later in December. Check back for exact dates and times!
To find out more about upcoming library events, check out our December Calendar!
Find out what happened on The Day the Crayons Quit! Try to win Sound BINGO! Participate in musical activities during Lil Scholars: Music Edition!
Check out our November Calendar for a peek at these events and more!
And don’t forget about the exciting programs during the last boo-tiful week of October! On October 28 at 6 PM, a representative from PEZ will discuss the candy’s sweet history. (Registration is required.) Plus, Trick-or-Treat Storytime will be held on October 29 at 9:30 AM and October 30 at 10:30 AM and 2 PM. (No registration is required. Costumes are encouraged!) And on October 31, the library will show the classic film The Goonies at 4 PM! (No need to register.)
See you at the library!
It’s going to be a boo-tiful October as we write Spooky Alien Stories, have a Life-Size Candy Land Party, Trick-or-Treat through town hall and more!
Check out our October calendar for a complete schedule of upcoming events including these – and more!
Congratulations to everyone who has completed the requirements of the summer reading program! Although the program was originally scheduled to end on Monday, the due date has been extended to August 31. So keep logging for your chance to win prizes!
Once school starts, the library is more than a place to go for homework help! Want proof? Take a sneak peek at our September activities and be sure to join us for fall fun!
Enjoy the rest of the summer!