Nichols Library Events for the Next 7 Days

Interactive Sensory Evening (NIC)

Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Families will participate in activity stations, reading and crafts with their children who will enjoy sensory experiences. This drop-in program is for children 3 years old and older and has a room limit of 30 participants.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Monday, December 12, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.

Maker Mondays (NIC)

Monday, December 12, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Visit the library's Makerspace each week to tinker, create and build hands-on STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics) activities. The library will provide the materials - kids provide the imagination! For children in 1st through 5th grades with a caregiver.

Pizza & Books: Teen Book Club (NIC)

Monday, December 12, 2016 at 6:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Teen readers can discuss books they have recently read, are currently reading or even old-time favorites. Teens will also share book recommendations and talk about books they love to hate. Pizza will be provided to fuel the conversation.

Family Storytime (NIC)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
This 30-minute program of stories, songs and more fun activities is for children of all ages. In addition, strategies will be presented to enhance early learning opportunities at home. At least one parent or adult caregiver is required to accompany their children.

Readers Rendezvous Daytime Book Club (NIC)

Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 10:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Daytime is a great time to talk about books. Join the Readers Rendezvous Daytime Book Club each month to discuss fiction and non-fiction titles on various topics.
Tuesday, Nov. 22 - "We Are Completely Beside Ourselves" by Karen Joy Fowler
Tuesday, Dec. 13 "For the Benefit of Those Who See" by Rosemary Mahoney
Tuesday, Jan. 17 "The Book of Unknown Americans" by Cristina Henriquez
Tuesday, Feb. 21 "Vinegar Girl" by Anne Tyler

Mini Masterpieces (NIC)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 9:30 AM -- Nichols Library
Infants through 23-month-olds can enjoy a baby storytime followed by a hand or foot print keepsake. Caregivers can chat while the babies play with books and toys waiting for their artwork to dry. Program is limited to 20 participants.

Coloring for Adults (NIC)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at 3:00 PM -- Nichols Library
Color with other adults using printed designs and various coloring media that will be provided by the library while enjoying tea, listening to music and chatting. Participants also can bring their own coloring books and supplies.