Events and Programs

Masks and social distancing are still recommended during library visits. Masks are not required at outdoor events. 

Tea Time Book Chat

Friday, September 3rd at 3pm

What are you reading? Let’s chat (with social distance) about what you’re reading during the pandemic. Weather permitting, this event will be held outside under the summer tent. Otherwise, it will be held inside. If you would like to join, please send an email to librarydirector@chaplinct.org.

If you’re interested in joining, please speak with a librarian. Registration is required.

A Good Night’s Rest with Susan Powers

Monday, October 4th

12:30 -1:30 pm Under the Tent (or indoors if bad weather)

Join psychologist Susan Powers for strategies on getting a good night’s sleep. What is happening to your brain and body as you sleep? Learn about the sleep cycle and dream periods as well as the benefits of good sleep to your mental and physical health. Susan will discuss strategies for initiating and maintaining good sleep. Very small changes in one’s lifestyle can have a huge impact on sleep quality and duration. The most common sleep disorders will be reviewed. Bring your questions and learn a few tips for a good night’s rest!  

Susan Powers earned a BA from the University of Michigan, a Masters in English Literature from Ohio University, a Masters in Human Sciences and a doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Saybrook Institute. Her research interests are in the areas of dissociation and consciousness.  

Preschool Storytime

Wednesdays starting September 1st  

10:30-11:30am Under the Tent

Preschoolers can hear a story and make a craft on the library lawn under our tent. Although this program is aimed at preschoolers, all ages are welcome! Please email librarydirector@chaplinct.org to register.

Chaplin Ukulele Band

Wednesdays   4:00 – 5:30 pm

Under the Summer Tent

If you play the ukulele or are interested in learning, consider joining the ukulele group.  No experience required. No ukulele? Stop by and try one. If you are not vaccinated, please wear a face mask.

 

Stick Together Art

We have a new Stick Together Art design to make. Visit the library any time during opening hours to add a few stickers. The last one turned into a frog. Guess what this one will be?

 

Friends Group Meeting

To be announced

A Friends group is forming! If you are interested in helping the library, please attend the meeting.