Manchester, Connecticut

Drop-In Programs

 

Check out the What's Happening link for special drop-in programs.  

No Registration is required for the following programs.

 

Mary Cheney Library
586 Main Street
Manchester CT   
860-645-0577

Drop-In Storytimes

 

Outdoor Picnic Storytime

Every Monday at Mary Cheney starting at 11:30 a.m.
Bring a blanket and your lunch while you relax outside to stories and sing songs. This program will be held inside if weather is poor.  A real Llama will join us for Picnic Storytime at Cheney only  on July 17th.  You do not want to miss the chance to have "lunch with a Llama."

Mother Goose Storytime

Every Tuesday at Mary Cheney Library starting at 9:30 a.m.
This program is geared towards children 0-24 months and their caregivers.  Bouces, rhymes and stories are included.

Creative Construction

Wednesday July 26th at Mary Cheney Library starting at 2:30 p.m.
A variety of building projects and challenges for children entering grades 3-5.

Crafts

Every Thursday at Mary Cheney from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.


Preschool Playgroup

Every Friday unless noted Preschool 10:00 - 12:00, at Mary Cheney Library.  
Toys are provided and parental supervision is required.
Everyone is welcome.  All activities are FREE.
  All programs are FREE and no registration is required.
 

 *Registration is required for the following programs.

Thursday Evening *Curious Kids Storytime at Cheney at 6:30 p.m.
and Monday mornings at Whiton Library at 10:30 a.m.

*Curious Kids is a fun program which includes stories, activities and/or a craft around a special topic each week.
 This program is for children ages 3-5.
 *Registration is required. Registration for session two begins July 24th.

 

 Whiton Library

100 North Main Street
Manchester, CT  
860-643-6892

 

Crafts

Every Wednesday at Whiton Library from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Outdoor Picnic Storytime

Every Thursday at Whiton Library starting at 11:30 a.m.
Bring a blanket and your lunch while you relax outside to stories and sing songs. This program will be held inside if weather is poor.  
 

           Every Friday, Preschool Playgroup 
9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Toys are provided and parental supervision is required.

 are FREE.