Pequot Library

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the Humanities to our Community

Storytime

Susan reading to kidsThe Children’s Department offers four thirty-minute preschool storytime programs during the school year (Sept. through May) for children of various ages:

Babes on a Blanket (0-12 months)
Mondays 11:15am-12:00pm
Join our baby play group! Come share board books, toys, and rhymes with your baby—15 minutes structured, 30 minutes free play and socializing.
No registration required.

Wiggle Ones (12-24 months—walkers only)
Fridays 11:15-11:45am
Waddle around to nursery rhymes, fingerplays, music and a simple story. 
Registration required.

Wee People (24-36 months)
Mondays 10:30-11:00am
Blast in for a tale or two, a fingerplay, and a song to sing. 
Registration required.

Three-to-Five Beehive (3-5 years old)
Fridays 10:30-11:00am
Drop-in Storytime is waiting just for you! Buzz on in, share some weekly theme-based stories and take home a related craft. 
No registration required.

Babes on a Blanket and Three-to-Five Beehive are offered as drop-in programs.

Wiggle Ones and Wee People, which require advance registration, are limited to 12 children and their grownups. These fill up quickly and we ask that you consider joining the Friends of Pequot Library if you wish to secure a spot. Preference is given to Friends members first. You may register by visiting the Library in person, emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or calling (203) 259-0346 ext. 16. Signup usually begins two weeks in advance of a new session.