Welcome to Slater Library! 26 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351

26 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351

Phone Number (860) 376-0024
                                                     

Library hours:

Monday - Thursday Noon - 6:30 pm

Friday Noon - 5:00 pm

Saturday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm



Are you a teen looking for volunteer opportunities this summer?

 Slater Library is looking for teens 

to help with crafts and legos during our space themed summer reading program!

Stop by the library for details and to fill out a volunteer application or 

join us Monday June 3rd at 6 pm for an imformational meeting.




SCROLL DOWN FOR A FULL LISTING OF OUR UPCOMING EVENTS AND PROGRAMS!

CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS:


Wee Play meets Wednesdays @ 10:30 am.

 Wee Play is a play group and craft time.

 No sign up required!

Weather related cancellations will be posted on our Facebook page.


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Baby and Me

With Melissa Lennon

 STORIES AND SONGS

For ages 0 – 24 months

This class is currently FULL.

Babies and caregivers will gather for 30 minutes of songs, finger plays, books and nursery rhymes

 and follow with an open play time.

Tuesdays

10:45 am – 11:15 am

March 5th – May 14th (no class 4/16)

Registration is required.

                                        There is no charge for this program.                                 

         Call 860-376-0024 and ask for the Children’s Department to register. 

                                       
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JOIN US AT SLATER LIBRARY ON SATURDAY, MAY 4TH, 11am-2pm

 FOR FUN STAR WARS CRAFTS 

AND ACTIVITIES! 

COSTUMES ARE WELCOMED!

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A Potting Event!

Friday May 10th

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Join us at Slater Library to start your own

Sunflower Seedling.

We will provide soil, seed, planting pot;

take home and watch it grow!

Open to all ages - families welcome!

Project available while supplies last:) 

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Friends of Slater Library Events:


Friends of Slater Library

SPRING BUS TRIP TO NYC!

Saturday, May 18th

Tickets $55; available for purchase at Slater Library



PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS AND TEENS:

Join us for TUESDAY TOPICS! 

 See the complete schedule below to the left under the "Subpage Listing." These free programs 

 are for teens and adults only. Please contact Slater Library @ (860) 376-0024 to sign up!



Tuesday, May 7th @ 6:30 pm:

Connecting the Drops: Source to Sea Through the Last Green 
Valley

This program provides a "visual paddle" down the rivers, streams, lakes and ponds of the Last Green 

Valley, all the way to the Long Island Sound. Explore the water resources of the region and learn how 

to ensure good water quality for future generations. Enjoy the waters, signts and sounds of this 

voyage 
without getting your feet wet! Presented by Bill Reid, Chief Ranger, back by popular demand.



Tuesday, June 4th @ 6:30 pm:

Connecticut Rock n' Roll: A History

Join author Tony Renzoni as he shares tales from his book on the history of Connecticut

rock n' roll. Learn about some of the Nutmeg State's musical highlights, including memorable 

Connecticut performances by Jimi Hendrix and Jim Morrison!





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Adult Events:


Saturday, May 11th @ 12:30 pm: Saving for the Future: The Importance of Retirement Planning

This free seminar will address long term savings goals, doable steps for retirement savings, 

taking care of loved ones and leaving a lasting legacy. Contact Slater Library @ (860)376-0024 

to sign up.

                    






Call or visit us to sign up for these Adult/Teen programs.






OverDrive (EBooks and EAudios) are now available to patrons of Slater Library! Download the

 Libby App and start reading books on your phone or device! Click on the "E Audio and E Book" listing below for 

more information.


                                        




Weekly computer help is available at Slater Library Tuesdays from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm. Drop in with your computer

 questions!


Teens, 14 and up! Did you know that there are 4 tablets available to you to check out for use in the library? Stop by the 

check out desk for full details.

Did you know that Slater Library hosts two book clubs? The book clubs currently meet either the first Monday of the 

month from 1:30 - 2:30 pm, or the first Friday of the month from 1:30 - 2:30 pm. Contact Slater Library if you are 

interested in joining!


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SLATER LIBRARY and FANNING ANNEX
26 Main St
Jewett City, Ct. 06351
(860) 376-0024
Director - Rebecca Jusseaume
Children's Librarian - Kathleen Brown
 
                                                                                                


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