Fall Programs 2022


Most program registration opens two weeks before each meeting or pick-up date, but please check the registration date for each program. The grade eligibility is based on the grade the child will be entering as of Fall 2022.

If you have any questions or comments please reach out to Alex Klaus 

aklaus@durhamlibrary.org, or give us a call at 860-349-9544


All Ages Storytime + Playgroup

Tuesdays 9:30 AM

9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27

Children of all ages with an adult are welcome to join Miss Alex every Tuesday at 9:30 AM in September (NOW EXTENDING TO OCTOBER )for a storytime and playgroup to follow.

Registration is encouraged but NOT required.


Drop-in Craft: Perfect Pumpkin 

Saturday10/01- Monday 10/31

Open to Close

Drop- in to the Children’s Department to make a pumpkin craft. Then take your creation home OR leave it to be displayed in the library all month.  All ages with an adult. Supplies are limited, first come first serve.


Toddler Art

Saturdays 10/8, 11/19 10:30 am

Join Miss Kristen to make some process art!

Ages 2 and up only, please.

Registration required. Registration opens 2 weeks before each class date. Register using the library’s online calendar.

Register HERE for the October Session beginning September 24

Register HERE for the November Session beginning November 5


Crazy 8’s Math Club for Grades K-2 & 3-5

Thursdays 5 PM for grades K-2 & 6:30 PM for grades 3-5

10/13, 10/20, 10/27, 11/3, 11/10, 11/17, 12/1.

Join Miss Alex for fun, high-energy math activities for kids of all abilities. 

Activities include Bouncy Dice Explosion and Spy training.

This Math Club is open to all kids in grades K through 5.

Registration is required for this multi-week program. 

Grades K-2 REGISTER HERE STARTING 9/15

Grades 3-5 REGISTER HERE STARTING 9/15


Haunted Gingerbread Houses 

Monday 6 PM

10/24

Decorate a haunted gingerbread house this evening. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required, register online using the library’s calendar starting 10/1/22. Open to families with children 3 & up. Teens welcome. 

REGESTER HERE STARTING 10/1


Preschool Halloween Parade

Tuesday 10/25

9:30 am

Preschoolers( and younger siblings!) in costume can join us at the library for Halloween-themed stories, songs, dancing, and a costume parade! Registration is required.

REGISTER HERE STARTING 10/01


Encanto Sing-a-long

Tuesday 11/8

3-5 PM

No school? We will be showing the hit film Encanto along with Encanto-themed crafts and games. Costumes are encouraged, but not required. Free popcorn will be provided to those in attendance. Come and join us for an afternoon filled with fun as we sing along to songs from Encanto! Space is limited registration is encouraged but not required.

REGISTER HERE STARTING 10/18