Public Library of New London
Children's Corner - April 2015 Events

Website                     860-447-1411
Welcome to the Children's Corner!  We send a monthly newsletter informing patrons of upcoming programs and activities for Children and their Families. 
Thursday, April 2 - International Children's Book Day

9:30 am - 7:00 pm


International Children's Book Day marks the date of Hans Christian Andersen's birthday, and encourages children and adults to pick up a book and get reading!


Hans Christian Andersen was the author of many

famous children's stories such as The Little Mermaid  

and The Ugly Duckling. Bring your children to the

library to check out one of these classic tales, or  

find a brand new one, among the many new children's  

books hitting the shelves this spring!


This event is free and no registration is required.


Contact: Julie Bartley - 860-447-1411, 


Location:  Children's Room 



Every Monday - Thursday - Homework Helpers
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Students from Connecticut College will be here in the Children's Room to assist school aged children with homework in all areas of study. This program runs Monday - Thursday 4:00 pm -6:00 pm on a drop-in basis. There is no fee for this service and no need to make an appointment.


This program will be held in the Children's Room.




Every Tuesday in April - Storytime Friends
10:30 am - 11:30 am  


Bring a cuddly friend to introduce to the group and listen to new and exciting stories each week! Informal playtime with storytime friends following the readings. Registration is recommended but not required.


Location: Children's Room.


To register please call the library at 860-447-1411 x4. 

New In The Children's Room!!

The Adventures of Beekle
by Dan Santat

Seabiscuit the Wonder Horse
by Meghan McCarthy

The Boundless
by Kenneth Oppel

Contact Us
Julie Bartley, Head of Children's Services
Public Library of New London
860-447-1411x 4