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Calling all "Wimpy Kids" Fans  

Friday, May 22, 2015
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Junior StoryCorner

Grab your wimpy or dorky friends and come to the Danbury Library to play a few wacky games, answer trivia questions and some other fun activities. For kids in grades 2+. Registration required at danburylibrary.org or for more information, call 203-797-4528.

Cinco de Mayo Story and Craft

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
4:15 - 5:15 PM
Story Corner

Sign up for a fiesta at the library. Hear to story of Cinco de Mouse'o by Author Judy Cox, learn the Mexican Hat Dance and make a paper bag pinata! Family fun!

Take a pledge to read 1000 Books Before Kindergarten to your baby, toddler or preschooler.

It may sound like a lot, but when you spread it out, it's only 10 books a week for 2 years or three books a day for 1 year.  Log the books you have read to your child (you can even start before they are born) and we will give them stickers as they reach 100 books, 200 books, on up to 1000.  When you reach 1000, we will put their picture on our Wall of Fame!   We will have periodic celebrations and award ceremonies.  You can download an app to keep track of your books. The App has the ability to track multiple readers if you are reading to more than one child (or if you simply want to track your own reading). Best of all the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten iPhone App is free.

1000 Books Before Kindergarten iPhone App: 

To get the App now click here

Playaway View®

Playaway View®, can provide your child with a literacy tool, fuel the imagination and foster a love of stories and learning. Playaway View® comes pre-loaded with multiple videos. Check one out today with your ADULT Danbury Library card at the Junior Department Service Desk and return it there too! NO DROP BOX returns! For children ages 4-8!

Museum Passes and Attraction Passes

Get free or reduced admissions to Connecticut attractions, museums and state parks using your adult Danbury Library Card!
A check deposit is no longer necessary!
Click here for full details and the entire museum pass list.