Saturday, April 10th (raindate April 17th)

Horizon Wings on the Lawn 

The Secret Lives of Owls   11:00am

Discover the extraordinary features of owls, including exceptional eyesight, hearing, and ability to fly silently. Join Horizon Wings for this outdoor event on the library lawn. All ages welcome!  


Wednesday, April 14th  (raindate April 16th)

Rock Painting at Garrison Pavilion

1:00 - 2:00pm

Stop by Garrison Pavilion to paint a rock for your garden or to put along a trail to brighten someone’s day.  




The library building is currently open to the public. Face masks are required and we are following all safety guidelines. Curbside service is still available. Requests can be made via phone or email.


Preschool Storytime at Garrison Pavilion

Wednesdays starting April 21

10:30 -11:30 am

Preschoolers can hear a story and make a craft together outdoors at the Garrison Pavilion. Although this program is aimed at preschoolers, all ages are welcome!

Eversource Kill A Watt Kit

If you want to measure your energy use, we have a kit available for checkout!


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If you need a library card, please stop by the library with an ID showing your Chaplin address. Once you have a valid card, you may check out books at any public library in CT!

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