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9:30 am

Drop-in Book Babies (Walkers)

February 26 @ 9:30 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until February 27, 2019

Children’s Program Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A drop-in program for babies 12-24 mos. with a caregiver.  Enjoy rhymes, songs, bounces and a special book.  Stay afterward for free-play & socializing. Room size limits the program to the first 25 children to arrive.  Numbers are given out 15 mins. beforehand.

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11:00 am

Registered Time for Twos

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Tuesday and Friday, repeating until March 1, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Thursday, repeating until February 28, 2019

Children’s Program Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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A registered program for children 2 years old with a caregiver.  Join us for songs, & rhymes, fun stories, marching & a snack. Registration begins on Jan. 8 @ 9:15 AM in the Children's Room.

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Storytelling Workshop

February 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on February 12, 2019 at 11:00am

One event on February 26, 2019 at 11:00am

Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Storytelling is a powerful tool that can transform our perceptions and experiences, not only of those around us, but of ourselves. New Canaan Library wishes to inspire deep conversations and encourage purposeful action through storytelling. We want to create a place where people of different nationalities, generations, and professional backgrounds can connect and get inspired
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12:00 pm

STRETCHLAB @ THE LIBRARY

February 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Chris, a certified flexologist from StretchLab New Canaan, will be leading a fun and engaging group stretching class, that will allow you to increase your range of motion and flexibility. Utilizing a range of static, dynamic, and PNF stretches, Chris will help you to reach all your flexibility goals and live a more active, and
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1:15 pm

Registered 3-5 yrs. Storytime

February 26 @ 1:15 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:15pm on Tuesday, repeating until February 26, 2019

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Friday, repeating until March 1, 2019

Children’s Program Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us for a themed storytime with fun books & songs followed by a quick craft or experiment. Registration begins on Jan. 8 @ 9:15 AM in the Children's Room.

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3:30 pm

Virtually Visit Mount Rushmore

February 26 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Virtual Reality Station Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Visit the Black Hills of South Dakota and learn about how Mount Rushmore was built with the Library's Oculus Rift VR headset. Each attendee will tour the National Memorial through the virtual reality experience, Master Works: Journey Through History. This class will introduce you to the Oculus Rift and certify you to start booking time
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4:15 pm

Typing Tuesdays

February 26 @ 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
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One event on March 26, 2019 at 4:15pm

One event on April 23, 2019 at 4:15pm

Plaut Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Master the computer keyboard this semester! Gain a greater comfort with the home row or work to improve your touch typing. Play typing games & speed type to see if you can beat your words per minute record. We’ll start each session working through exercises from typingclub.com that match your skill level. Next- we’ll have fun playing
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5:30 pm

Cupcake Club: Candles!

February 26 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

We are going non-edible this month! Instead, we will be making candles out of wax, crayons, and some cupcake liners.  Join us to learn how to make and decorate a beautiful candle that looks like pastry art! Grades 5-12. Registration is currently full. Please join the waitlist here.

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6:30 pm

You’ve Got A Story to Tell Memoir Class

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 6, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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You’ve Got A Story To Tell is designed to foster a person’s desire to write the stories of their life.  The weekly meetings will consist of in-class writing exercises and homework that will be shared among participants.  Topics discussed in class will include the differences between memoir, personal essay and autobiography; the use of sensory
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Young Critics for grades 4-6

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Children’s Program Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The Young Critics book group is reading The Wild Robot by Peter Brown.  Join librarian Cathy Townsend for the discussion & a pizza dinner in advance of the Author visit in March! Please register online.

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7:00 pm

Med Ed presents All About Atopy

February 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Lamb Room, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join Dr. CAROLINE GULATI, MD, Critical Care Medicine & Pulmonary Medicine, as she discusses Atopy; the genetic tendency to develop allergic diseases such as allergic rhinitis, asthma and atopic dermatitis (eczema). Atopy is typically associated with heightened immune responses to common allergens, especially inhaled allergens and food allergens. PLEASE REGISTER Stamford Health and New Canaan
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