Philip Michael Lauro II Discovery Room


Early Literacy Class Registration
Begins Tuesday, December 26, 2017

To Register Please Call: 413.565.4182

Saturday December 16, 2017

Just Jigsaw!
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Drop into the Discovery Room anytime during the day to see if you can finish one of the many puzzles we have out on our tables.

Location: Discovery Room
Tuesday December 19, 2017

Club 6.9.3. (for gr. 2-4)
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Join our book group for games, crafts, snacks and fun!

This months book selection is:
This Side of Magic

By: Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thornton.

Pick up your copy in the Discovery Room
Thursday December 21, 2017

Madhatter Recycle! Reuse!
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Grade 2+
Get in the holiday spirit! Join us to be creative and make a recycled ornament. Using a toilet paper roll and yarn, participants will make a small winter hat to hang in a special place.

All materials will be provided.

Light refreshments will be served also.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

There are many spaces available.

Friday December 22, 2017

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12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Brown Bag Movie Matinee: Home Alone

Rated PG

Bring your lunch and join us for the fun holiday classic.

Wednesday December 27, 2017

Cookbook Club Jr.
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Pick up a copy of the Winnie-The-Pooh Cookbook from the Discovery Room.

Grade 3+.

Then sign up to bring a selection to share.

Wednesday December 27, 2017

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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Movie Matinee: Winnie the Pooh

Rated G.

Running time: 1 hour.
Wednesday December 27, 2017

Stuffed Animal Sleepover
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Bring your favorite friend for a fun night at the library.

We will read bed time stories and then put our stuffed animals to bed.

Come pick them up on Thursday morning to hear all about their adventures.
Thursday December 28, 2017

Create with Cate
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Brrr....come in from the cold and become a snow person! Create a snow mask using our art supplies. Listen to a story by the fireplace with Cate...and enjoy a snack at the same time

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

There are 15 spaces available

Saturday December 30, 2017

Word Wiz
11:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Show your word smarts and play some games! All ages and family members are invited to play Scrabble, Boggle, Bananagram games etc....different word games each month!

Enjoy a treat and have fun with your friends.

All Ages.

There are many spaces available.
Tuesday January 2, 2018

Mother Daughter Bookgroup
6:30 PM - 7:45 PM
This fun-filled discussion group is open to students in grades 6 to 8 and meets monthly.

Feel free to come in and express your ideas.

Activities include discussion, snacks, and an art project!

Come in to pick up a copy of the book and sign up at 565-4182.

Our January selection is Rhyme Schemer by K.A. Holt.
Wednesday January 3, 2018

Brace Yourself For Winter

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Grade 3+
Get out of the cold and join us to create colorful fiber bracelets from yarn. Crafters will use a cardboard wheel to make a braided bracelet. A story will be read by the fireplace and a light snack will be offered.

All materials will be provided.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

There are many spaces available.



Drop-In Playgroup

Join us every Monday.
10:30AM - 11:30AM
For children up to age 3. Children attend with caregivers and may bring siblings. Have fun listening to a story and singing a few songs before free play time begins!

Contact: Discovery Room

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room
Monday: Drop-In Chess
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

All skill levels welcome! Drop-in for chess and a snack. A Longmeadow High School student instructor will provide tips and tools to sharpen your game!

All skill levels welcome!,

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room
Welcome Baby
Starting 10-2-2017
Join us every Monday from 10:00AM-10:30AM

Every Monday Pathways for Parents sponsors a get-together for first time parents.
Minecraft w/Friends (Gr. 3 & up)
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Children can craft and game in each others worlds and will be served a light after-school snack.

We have a limited number of iPad's for children to use, but cannot guarantee games will be saved.
Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

There are many spaces available

Online Registration Required.

January 5, 2018

January 19, 2018

Fiber Arts Group

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
The Storrs Library Fiber Arts Group is a generous and talented group who use felted sweaters and other materials to make a variety of beautiful and artistic products.
Items are donated to Friends of Storrs Library for fundraising. If you know how to sew and would like to work with felted wool (while you help the Friends Of Storrs Library) join us.

Tuesday - July 25th
Tuesday - August 8th & 22nd
Tuesday - September 12th & 26th
Tuesday - October 10th & 24th
Tuesday - November 14th & 28th
Tuesday - December 12th