The Cheshire Public Library transforms lives & strengthens the community.
Join us for our adult & children's Summer Reading Kickoff.

Friday, June 30th at 5:30pm

Enjoy events for children, families & adults.

Children’s will be offering a digital photo booth, art and STEM activity stations & button making. 

In the Adult area you can have your caricature drawn and attend an Introduction to Ballet for Adults workshop at 6:00pm. Registration is required for the ballet event

At 7:00 pm the Lost Acres String Band will be performing.

Bring a picnic or purchase pizza (from Cheshire Pizza and Ale) and drinks from our Friends of the Library. All ages welcome.  

Downloads from the Library
Movies & TV, Audiobooks & ebooks, music, magazines & comics are all available for Cheshire residents to download.  

Just click on the green Download It! button on our website. All you need is a Cheshire Library card.
Parent Workshop: Helping Your Child Learn

Wednesday, June 21st, 6pm

This workshop will utilize the best practices from You Make the Difference in Helping Your Child Learn, published by the Hanen Centre.

Dinner and childcare will be provided.  
  • Dinner 6:00-6:30 pm
  • Parent class 6:30-7:30 pm
  • Childcare provided

Registration required. Best for parents/caregivers of youth ages birth-3. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Parenting Workshops: Positive Discipline

Beginning Monday, June 26th, 6pm

An 8-session workshop for parents who wish to learn how to develop relationships with their children based upon mutual respect, personal responsibility, and problem-solving skills for successful living. 

A Certified Positive Discipline Parent Educator will conduct 8 weekly evening sessions that include:

  • Free Dinner, 6:00-6:30 pm
  • Free childcare provided
  • Parent class, 6:30-7:30 pm
  • Free children's books

You only need to register once to attend all 8 sessions.  Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
Tuesday, June 27th at 6:30pm

Join author Michael Cannell as he discusses his new book Incendiary:The Psychiatrist, The Mad Bomber, and the Invention of Criminal Profiling. 

Incendiary details the infamous serial criminal from Waterbury also know as the "Mad Bomber" who terrorized the streets of Manhattan in the 1950's.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
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