Philip Michael Lauro II Discovery Room

Friday May 24, 2019

Books and Babies
(ages 18-24 months)

10:30-11:30
Books and Babies is an Early Literacy lapsit program designed to introduce children to literacy and the Library. The program consists of 30 minutes of stories, songs and fingerplays followed by 30 minutes of social play with library toys. Children attend with a caregiver.

Online Registration Required
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You are registering for the Spring Session which lasts through May.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Tuesday May 28, 2019

Food Explorers with Katie Shepherd (Gr. K-2)
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Become a Food Explorer with Registered Dietitian, Katie Shepherd! We’ll explore the food groups of MyPlate through fun activities and hands-on games, and create a snack that’s nutritious and delicious!This program is geared for Kindergarten through Second Grade.

This is a Nut-Free Program.

This program is sponsored by: Pathways for Parents.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

Please Register.

  3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Wednesday May 29, 2019

Food Explorers with Katie Shepherd (3-5 yr. Olds)
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Become a Food Explorer with Registered Dietitian, Katie Shepherd! learn how to not be a picky eater, how to sort foods into “sometimes and anytime” groups, and make a fun and tasty snack! This program is geared for three to five year olds, with a caregiver.

This is a Nut-Free Program.

This program is sponsored by: Pathways for Parents.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

Please Register.

  10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday, May 30, 2019

LEGO's @ The Library
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Join us to Design and Build a LEGO Structure.
Name it and Display it in the Discovery Room.

Grades K+

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room.

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Friday May 31, 2019

Create with Cate (K+)
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Come get creative with Cate! Enjoy a story or two and then spend some time crafting.

Fun for children in kindergarten and older.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

Please Register Online.

  3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Monday June 3, 2019
Drop-In Playgroup (Birth to 4 yrs.)
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Little persons ages birth to three are invited to join us for a story and playtime.

Bring your big person to make some friends and have some fun.

This program is sponsored by Pathways for Parents.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

Monday June 3, 2019

STEAM: Boat Challenge Presented by Pathways for Parents (Gr. K-2)
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Jane Christian presents STEAM: Boat Challenge! Children in kindergarten through second grade are invited to join the fun of designing and building a boat using twigs, string and glue and drawing inspiration from Rosie Revere Engineer and each other.

Sponsored By: Pathways For Parents

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

Registration Required.

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Wednesday June 5, 2019

Grown-Up & Me Storytime Yoga (All Ages)
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Grown ups are welcome to bring their child/children of any age to enjoy yoga, stretching and relaxation techniques. A story will also be read aloud.

Hosted by: Lisa Katz.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

Please Register Online.

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Thursday June 6, 2019

Musical Petting Zoo of Springfield Symphony Orchestra (Gr. K+)
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Come to Storrs Library for your chance to try an instrument in a judgment-free zone that encourages exploration and excitement! After an introduction to the instruments, participants get a chance to bow a violin, blow a horn or tap out a rhythm on a drum. This program is geared for K+.

Please Register as Space is Limited.

Sponsored by: The Adler Family as a Thank You for the many Storytimes and Ice Cream Socials!

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Friday June 7, 2019

Learn to Illustrate with Michael Chesworth (gr. K+)
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Join author and Illustrator Michael Chesworth for a fun-filled hour of reading and illustrating as he shares some of his work and leads us in an interactive activity! Children will help Michael illustrate a rhyming story called “Hank & Sam”.

Please register online.
This program is geared for children in kindergarten and older.

Sponsored by: Debbie Levy in honor of her son Ned who loved reading and drawing.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM

Monday June 10, 2019
Drop-In Playgroup (Birth to 4 yrs.)
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Little persons ages birth to three are invited to join us for a story and playtime.

Bring your big person to make some friends and have some fun.

This program is sponsored by Pathways for Parents.

Location: Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

Monday June 10, 2019

Summer Reading Kick-off Party (all ages)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Visit the Philip Michael Lauro II Discovery Room to sign-up for the Storrs Library Summer Reading Program,
A Universe of Stories! and enjoy some ice cream. Learn about the weekly raffles, grand prizes, Storrs Store, and pick up a calendar so you can register for our awesome performers and fun programs all summer long.


The Ice Cream Kick Off is Sponsored by: The Meadows Lodge of Masons.


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