Events and Programs

The Summer Reading Program has begun. Stop in to sign up and get 2 free tickets to a Yard Goats game!

Read to Shadow, the therapy dog!

Friday, July 12: 2-5pm

Friday, July 26: 2-5pm

Monday, July 29: 1-5 pm

Shadow, the certified therapy dog who regularly visits the Chaplin Elementary School, will be visiting the library throughout the summer. Shadow is an American Cocker Spaniel who loves to have children read to him. Please call or stop in to sign up for a slot to read to him.

Pre-registration is requested, but walk-ins are welcome if Shadow has time available. 

Space Jewelry

Wednesday, July 24, 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Make a necklace or bracelet that is out of this world!

Zip Lines with the Science Center

Wednesday, July 31, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join the CT Science Museum as you investigate how to help astronauts with zip lines. Create a way to get back to the ground from the space shuttle as quickly and safely as possible.

Play the Ukulele

Wednesdays 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

If you play the ukulele or are interested in learning, consider joining the ukulele group.  No experience required. No ukulele? Stop in and try one

Cookbook Club

The next meeting will be late summer. Date TBD

Do you like to cook? Do you like to try new recipes? Do you like to discuss and share new foods with friends?

If you answered yes, consider joining the Chaplin Public Library’s Cookbook Club. In June we made recipes for summer picnics.  Registration is required. If you are interested in joining, please speak with a librarian.