The library will be closed on Sunday, July 3 and Monday, July 4, 2022

Due to the start of our July Summer Hours and Independence Day, we will be closed on both days. With our summer hours, we will be closed on Sundays until the weekend after Labor Day.

Upcoming Events

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This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cooking Classes, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Food Explorers for a special two hour baking workshop! You’ll create two delicious recipes: Summer Fruit Tarts and Dinner Rolls! Each recipe is nut free but will contain dairy and/or eggs. Teens will work on most elements individually. This p...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Dairy Allergy

Dairy will be present in this program.

Egg Allergy

Eggs will be present in this program.

Wheat/Gluten Allergy

Gluten will be present in this program.

This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Teens" group.

Chevron Style Friendship Bracelets

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Children, Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Storytime Room
Age Group: Children, Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Katie and Kira to make chevron style friendship bracelets! This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Library and is a part of our 2022 Children's and Teen Summer Reading Programs: Beyond the Beaten Path.&...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cooking Classes, Summer Reading, Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us in person to make Lemon Berry Trifle Cups! This recipe will be nut free and each teen will make their own portion, with no sharing of ingredients or equipment. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Librar...

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Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Wheat/Gluten Allergy

Gluten will be present in this program.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

10 Minutes to Save the Planet

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Take a hands on look at the challenge of climate change—what would you plan as your actions to meet the goal of 2.0°C temperature rise by 2050? Use a climate action simulator to see how changing different factors influences climate change. Th...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Minute to Win It

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games and Recreation, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Fun and fast-paced, you’ve got one minute to succeed in these silly challenges! Everyone wins because they’re as fun to play as they are to watch. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Library and is a par...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games and Recreation, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us to play Apples to Apples, a game of hilarious comparisons. Easy to Learn, Fun to Play, there are just two types of cards: Things and Descriptions. Each player takes turns being the judge and pulling the next Description card. The other pla...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Learn to Play the Ukulele!

11:00am - 12:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games and Recreation, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Want to try an instrument that is fun and easy to play? Join Julie Stepanek as she shows the fundamentals of ukulele playing! You'll learn how to tune, strum and read chords. After a short lesson, you'll be able to play songs. No experience necessary...

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Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Bring the Hoopla (Ages 12-18)

12:00pm - 1:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games and Recreation, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Bring the Hoopla brings the fun back into fitness with their high energy, unique program where we use our Hoopla hoops as the main tool! Have fun and focus on teamwork and creativity through the journey of positive movement in this event customized f...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Tutor Corner
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: TAB Meeting
Registration Required
Event Details:
This is our regular monthly Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting. What is TAB? A group of creative, energetic volunteers in Grades 6-12 who are interested in making a difference at the Southbury Public Library! Teen Advisory Board (TAB) members ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Testing the Waters

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: STEM/STEAM, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
We are all drawn to water, but sometimes we harm what we love. In this program, you'll make simulated systems and conduct qualitative water tests to evaluate the health of a water environment. Working to reduce our impacts has resulted in many new ma...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Cooking Classes, Summer Reading, Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Food Explorers to make your very own ricotta gnocchi and marinara sauce from scratch! This recipe will be nut free and each teen will make their own portion, with no sharing of ingredients or equipment. About our Presenter: Founded by Re...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

Food Allergies

We cannot guarantee that food served at this program has not come into contact with tree nuts, soy, or other allergens.

Wheat/Gluten Allergy

Gluten will be present in this program.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Giant Scrabble

3:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Games and Recreation, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us in person to play Giant Scrabble! This super-size board game is very similar to the original game, but is super giant and super fun! We'll play on a 12x12 foot board! Registration is required as space is limited.  This program is s...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Brown Room
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading, Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join cartoonist Cara Bean in this hands-on, visual thinking, mindfulness workshop. Cara walks participants through a series of creative exercises intended to lessen anxiety, build confidence, and grow creativity. Together, you’ll go over the basics o...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Camp Crafternoon

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Summer Reading
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us to make a fun, summer camp craft! This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Southbury Public Library and is a part of our 2022 Teen Summer Reading Program: Beyond the Beaten Path. Find out more about our summer re...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen To-Go Craft Kits

All Day
Teens
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up complete kits to make a fun, felt craft from the Teen Department while supplies last. Each kit will have instructions and all supplies needed (except scissors). They will be available in the Teen Department on the second floor on top of the T...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Tutor Corner
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: TAB Meeting
Registration Required
Event Details:
This is our regular monthly Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting. What is TAB? A group of creative, energetic volunteers in Grades 6-12 who are interested in making a difference at the Southbury Public Library! Teen Advisory Board (TAB) members ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen To-Go Craft Kits

All Day
Teens
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up complete kits to make a fun, felt craft from the Teen Department while supplies last. Each kit will have instructions and all supplies needed (except scissors). They will be available in the Teen Department on the second floor on top of the T...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen Advisory Board

6:00pm - 7:00pm
Teens
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Tutor Corner
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: TAB Meeting
Registration Required
Event Details:
This is our regular monthly Teen Advisory Board (TAB) Meeting. What is TAB? A group of creative, energetic volunteers in Grades 6-12 who are interested in making a difference at the Southbury Public Library! Teen Advisory Board (TAB) members ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen To-Go Craft Kits

All Day
Teens
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up complete kits to make a fun, felt craft from the Teen Department while supplies last. Each kit will have instructions and all supplies needed (except scissors). They will be available in the Teen Department on the second floor on top of the T...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen To-Go Craft Kits

All Day
Teens
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up complete kits to make a fun, felt craft from the Teen Department while supplies last. Each kit will have instructions and all supplies needed (except scissors). They will be available in the Teen Department on the second floor on top of the T...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.

This event is in the "Teens" group.

Teen To-Go Craft Kits

All Day
Teens
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up complete kits to make a fun, felt craft from the Teen Department while supplies last. Each kit will have instructions and all supplies needed (except scissors). They will be available in the Teen Department on the second floor on top of the T...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The library makes every effort to ensure our programs can be enjoyed by all. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the library.