This week at East Haddam Free Public Library


Join your friendly neighborhood librarians for a favorite annual event, EHFPL’s Christmas Party. Relax, enjoy snacks and have a good time. Please RSVP for this Holiday Hootenanny (call 860-873-8248).

Come out of the cold and into the East Haddam Free Public Library where you will find a variety of activities to keep your hands and your mind active when skies are gray.

Tuesday, Dec. 20, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Quilt Club: Join the Quilt Club and make something nice and warm.

Wednesday, Dec. 21

Story Time: ‘Twas 4 days before Christmas and all through library, stories were being told that were jolly and merry;

The craft table was decked with glitter and fluff, with the hope that Santa would bring lots of stuff;

The parents were delighted, the kids were a-chatter, There was holiday fun, nothing else mattered;

This magical story time – where is it? When? At your neighborhood library, Wednesday at 10.

Teen Video Games: 6 – 7:30 p.m.

Super Smash Bros. – Holiday Tournament Edition. Be the Holiday Hero, Santa Smash Champ, King of Christmas Clobberings – you get the idea. Play Super Smash, hang out, have a good time. What better way to spend a Wednesday?

Thursday, Dec. 22, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

A Friendly Neighborhood Christmas Party: Join your friendly neighborhood librarians for a favorite annual event, EHFPL’s Christmas Party. Relax, enjoy snacks and have a good time. Please RSVP for this Holiday Hootenanny (call 860-873-8248).

Terrible Thursday presents: A surprise holiday special (AKA the Worst Thing You’ll Ever See), 6:30 – 9 p.m. Only true “Bad Movie Aficionados” will survive this disaster of a movie. Are you up for the challenge? (Appopriate for ages 10+)

Holiday Closings

Please note that the library will be closed Saturday, Dec. 24 through Monday, Dec. 26 for the holiday.

The East Hampton Free Public Library is located at 18 Plains Road in the Moodus section of East Haddam, CT. For more information, call 860-873-8248.

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Posted Dec. 19, 2011

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