Code Clubs

Build your coding skills! The library hosts two sessions per year, one in the fall and one in the spring, usually for eight weeks. The coding language, platform and skill level varies but we aim to have it be suitable for both beginners and those with a little coding experience. Bring your own laptop/tablet, or […]

Pillowcase Challenge!

What can you make with a pillowcase? As part of our 2021 Fall Fashion Focus, we challenge you to make a wearable item from a pillowcase! Anything goes, but you may get extra points if it’s Chanel-inspired!  We’ll be posting the occassional photo of library staff designs on Facebook and Instagram (and maybe even TikTok).  […]

Book Snax

 We’re VERY excited to share a new program for parents and their kiddos this fall.Do you have too much going on to commit to a book club? Between work, kids, school, house, meals, and extracurriculars, a book club is the furthest thing from your mind when (if) you finally have time to sit down and […]

DIY Art & Craft Kits

DIY Art & Craft Kits It’s the easiest way to try something new – check out one of our art & craft kits! Each kit comes with a book and all of the supplies that you need to sample a new technique, medium, or project. We add a set of 10 kits each season, plus […]

Harry Potter Book Club

Muggle Mayhem! Is there a more magical children’s series than Harry Potter? Well…maybe…depends on who you ask!  Starting this September, the Library will be hosting “Muggle Mayhem” a monthly Harry Potter Book Club for Kids/Teens ages 8-16. It will be held on the third thursday of each month at 4pm.  We know that a lot […]

Painting Kits & Open Studio

KIDS & FAMILIES Code Clubs Build your coding skills! The library hosts two sessions per year, one in the fall and one in the spring, … Read More → Harry Potter Book Club Muggle Mayhem! Is there a more magical children’s series than Harry Potter? Well…maybe…depends on who you ask!  Starting this September, … Read […]

Cricut

What CAN’T you make on the Cricut Maker? This smart cutting machine will help you create your current project – from 3D art to home decor, jewelry, iron-on, vinyl, paper projects, and so much more, and will cut delicate paper and fabric to heavier materials like matboard and leather. Go to  design.cricut.com to create an […]

Take & Make

What will you create? Each week there are Take and Make craft kits for children and families. The kits include just about everything you need to create a fun project. (The bags are labeled with a general description of what’s inside.) Will you get a painting craft? A sewing project? There are so many varieties […]

E.L.K.s

E.L.K.s Early Learning Kits Pomfret Public Library has a wonderful collection of educational resources for families – everything from games for learning letter sounds to a telescope to a Karaoke machine!  You can get an idea of what we have available for check out by searching our catalog for Early Learning Kits. All of the […]

Curbside Service How-to

We’re back to curbside only at least through the month of December.  Tell us what you want: You can place a reserve online, send an email to circdesk at pomfretlibrary.org, or give us a call. (860-928-3475) Library staff will be here during our usual hours. You can ask for a specific title, a genre, a […]