Details for the month of April
April 1, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryPysanky Easter Egg Decorating
Date: 4/1/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Adult

Learn the Polish and Ukrainian method of egg decorating, known as Pysanky. Space is limited to 20 participants, registration is required. Call the Information Desk at 860-224-3155, ext. 125.

April 3, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTerrific Tots
Date: 4/3/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 2- 3, and their parents or caregivers. Activities include stories, a simple craft, and time to play with library toys at the end of the program. No registration.

April 4, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTeen Movie: Moana
Date: 4/4/2017
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Join us for a screening of Moana and a free snack! This program was snowed out on March 14 and has been rescheduled. Community Room.

April 5, 2017
New Britain Public LibrarySuper Kids
Date: 4/5/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 3-5. Stories, fingerplays, songs, and a craft or a short film. No advance registration.

New Britain Public LibraryTeen Advisory Board
Date: 4/5/2017
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Meet some friends, enjoy free snacks, and share your ideas for the Teen Room!

April 6, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryFamily Story Hour
Date: 4/6/2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 3-8. Children may be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Stories and a short film.

April 7, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTime for Tots
Date: 4/7/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime and time to play with toys for children under 3 years, accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

April 8, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryIt Really Happened in Connecticut
Date: 4/8/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Adult

Witchcraft trials, a serial murderer, and a bizarre vagabond are 3 of the stories from the States past historian Diana Ross McCain will discuss. Community Room. Call the Information Desk to register.

New Britain Public LibraryNBPL Chess Club
Date: 4/8/2017
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Adult

Learn the game of chess or play a match on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month. Meets at the tables downstairs.

April 10, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTerrific Tots
Date: 4/10/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 2- 3, and their parents or caregivers. Activities include stories, a simple craft, and time to play with library toys at the end of the program. No registration.

April 11, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTeen Movie: Star Wars: Rogue One
Date: 4/11/2017
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Join us for a screening of the latest film from the Star Wars universe, Rogue One! Snacks will be served. Community Room.

April 12, 2017
New Britain Public LibrarySuper Kids
Date: 4/12/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 3-5. Stories, fingerplays, songs, and a craft or a short film. No advance registration.

New Britain Public LibraryTeen Gaming
Date: 4/12/2017
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Join us for an afternoon of gaming fun! Wii U and games provided. Teen Room.

New Britain Public LibraryCookies & Coloring Club: A Club for Adults
Date: 4/12/2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Adult

Join us for our monthly adult coloring club. We will provide the art supplies and the cookies, but patrons are also welcome to bring their own coloring materials. Community Room.

April 13, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryThird Thursday Theater: Book to Movie Challenge
Date: 4/13/2017
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Adult

Join us this month for a free viewing of Brooklyn. Be sure to check out the book and tell us what you thought of how they were different! Community Room.

New Britain Public LibraryEaster Story / Craft
Date: 4/13/2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Best suited for children ages 3-8 years, accompanied by a caregiver. No registration.

April 17, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTerrific Tots
Date: 4/17/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 2- 3, and their parents or caregivers. Activities include stories, a simple craft, and time to play with library toys at the end of the program. No registration.

April 18, 2017
New Britain Public LibrarySenior Book Discussion Group
Date: 4/18/2017
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Senior Center
Age Group: Adult

New members always welcome! Join us to discuss Do No Harm: Stories of Life Death and Brain Surgery, by Henry Marsh. Copies available atthe Check Out desk. Meets at the Senior Center.

New Britain Public LibraryTeen Movie: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them
Date: 4/18/2017
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Join us for a screening of the latest film from the Harry Potter universe, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them! Snacks will be served. Teen Room.

New Britain Public LibraryEvening Book Discussion Group
Date: 4/18/2017
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Adult

Join us to discuss Notorious RBG: The Life andTimes of Ruth Bader Ginsburg by Irin Carmon and Shana Knizhink. New members always welcome! Community Room.

April 19, 2017
New Britain Public LibrarySuper Kids
Date: 4/19/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 3-5. Stories, fingerplays, songs, and a craft or a short film. No advance registration.

New Britain Public LibrarySTEAM: Bath Bombs
Date: 4/19/2017
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Using basic chemistry and common household items, you can make your own fizzy bath bombs! All supplies are provided and you can keep what you make. Community Room.

April 20, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryFamily Story Hour
Date: 4/20/2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 3-8. Children may be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Stories and a short film.

April 21, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTime for Tots
Date: 4/21/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime and time to play with toys for children under 3 years, accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

April 22, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryNBPL Chess Club
Date: 4/22/2017
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Adult

Learn the game of chess or play a match on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month. Meets at the tables downstairs.

April 24, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTerrific Tots
Date: 4/24/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 2- 3, and their parents or caregivers. Activities include stories, a simple craft, and time to play with library toys at the end of the program. No registration.

April 25, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTeen Movie: A Monster Calls
Date: 4/25/2017
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Join us for a screening of A Monster Calls and a free snack! Community Room.

April 26, 2017
New Britain Public LibrarySuper Kids
Date: 4/26/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 3-5. Stories, fingerplays, songs, and a craft or a short film. No advance registration.

New Britain Public LibraryLunchtime Matinee: Stairway to Heaven
Date: 4/26/2017
Time: 12:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Adult

Bring your lunch to this movie matinee. Cookies are on us! A WWII British pilot, who miraculously survives a plane crash, falls for an American WAC. Community Room.

New Britain Public LibraryTeen Gaming
Date: 4/26/2017
Time: 4:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Join us for an afternoon of gaming fun! Wii U and games provided. Teen Room.

April 27, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryFamily Story Hour
Date: 4/27/2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime for children ages 3-8. Children may be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Stories and a short film.

April 28, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryTime for Tots
Date: 4/28/2017
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Storytime and time to play with toys for children under 3 years, accompanied by a parent or caregiver.

New Britain Public LibraryFandom Friday: Anime
Date: 4/28/2017
Time: 3:30 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Teen

Are you an anime fan? Come to the Teen Room to meet fellow fans, try some new anime, get some Japanese snacks, and maybe win a prize!

April 29, 2017
New Britain Public LibraryScience Saturday
Date: 4/29/2017
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Main Library
Age Group: Children

Learn all about bugs in this fun, interactive story time. Make clay insects, bug imprints, and explore how insects see! For children ages 3-7 with a caregiver. Registration required.