Women in ConversationSaturday April 1, 202310 am – 12 [email protected] Christ Church527 Pomfret St., Pomfret CT Women in Conversation is a Pomfret Poets Laureate event that features women poets, prose writers, and singer-songwriters. Each woman will perform their work and share what inspires them. Q & A will follow. Artists include: Christine KalafusNancy WeissKala FarnhamClaudia […]


Crazy 8’s Math ClubTuesdays at 4:30 PM8 sessions, March 7 – April 25 Crazy 8s is a math club unlike any other! It offers unique, high-energy math activities that appeal to kids of all math abilities. Mischief-making activities that kids love, like Bouncy Dice Explosion and Spy Training. We start with the fun, then roll […]


Baby Story TimeThursdays at 10:30(please check the library calendar to confirm dates) With so many sweet little babies coming to story time lately, we want to have a story time just for them! Bond with your baby through songs, rhymes, cuddles, and books. Babies are still welcome and encouraged to come to Tuesday Story Times, […]


Jigsaw Puzzle ContestSaturday March 18, 20232-4 PM Join us for a fun and competitive afternoon! Each team of four will have the same 500 piece puzzle to solve as quickly as they can. At the end of two hours, if no team has finished, the team with the least amount of pieces remaining will claim […]

Valentine Poppies

Valentine PoppiesSaturday, February 11, 2 PM Paper artisan Susan Canavan will lead us through making a beautiful realistic pink crepe paper poppy – just in time for Valentine’s Day! Materials and tools are supplied, and the workshop includes written directions and a resource list for continuing to make flowers on your own. Skill level is […]


Jessica Bruder, author of NomadlandFriday January 27 At Pomfret School Hard Auditorium, 7 PM Book Discussion at Pomfret Public LibraryThursday, February 2, 3:30 PM Announcing the Pomfret School 2023 Schwartz Visiting Fellow Jessica Bruder is the New York Times bestselling author of Nomadland. Pomfret, Connecticut – 01/13/2023   Pomfret School is excited to announce JESSICA BRUDER as […]


Take Your Child to the Library Day: Build WaveJanuary 21, 10AM Want to foster your child’s interest in STEM, while igniting their creative spark at the same time? Buildwave is a creative building program that feels like a video game! Over the course of the workshop students create with over a dozen different building materials, […]

3-D Printing 101

3-D Printing 101February 18, 2023 @ 2:00 PM Join us for a presentation and Q&A with Patrick Farragher, Manufacturing Engineer and 3D Printing hobbyist. See the library’s 3D printer in action and learn everything you need to know to take advantage of this library resource.  REGISTRATIO8

Winter Reading Challenge

2023 Winter Reading ChallengeJanuary – February – March Winter reading is the best reading -Who doesn’t want to cozy up with a mug of something warming and dive into a place, time and story that will take you away from your winter blues? This year, read five books from our “Great Winter Reads” display and […]

Intermediate Coding

Intermediate Coding: PythonWednesdays at 4:30, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, & 11/16Instructor: Derek SmithRegistration Intermediate Python: Teaches the basics of python to students with some prior experience with coding. With this class,  my aim is to give students the skills to create intricate python programs and arm them with the coding intuition to learn beyond […]