Consumer Reports Online Currently Unavailable.

We are sorry for any inconvenience, and are working to fix this issue.  We still have Consumer Reports Magazine at Reference Desk

Upcoming Events

Age Group

Primary tabs

This event is in the "Children" group.

I Spy Bear Hunt

All Day 12/1 - 12/31
Children
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games and Recreation
Event Details:
The bears have escaped from the books! Can you find all the bear characters from children's literature? It's time for an I Spy Bear Hunt. Find all the bears hidden throughout the Youth Services department, complete the form and you'll receive a small...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Library Board Meeting

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Adults
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Library Board Meeting
Event Details:
Meeting of the Southbury Public Library Board of Directors. Meetings are open to the public. ...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Computer Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Technology Classes
Event Details:
Need help with your laptop, tablet, or phone? Each Tuesday and Thursday a local volunteer is available to answer your questions from 12:00-1:00pm. Appointments are walk-in only and on a first-come-first-serve basis. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Holiday Ornament Craft

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Get in the holiday spirit by making a themed ornament. Keep it for yourself or give it as a gift. Make a festive, glittery animal (choose unicorn, deer, cat, or fox) Grade 2-5. Registration is required.  ...

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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures
Registration Required
Event Details:
While this streaming in the Kingsley Room is full, you can still register for the Zoom version of this program where a Zoom link will be emailed to you for a live streaming of this program to your personal computer, tablet, or smartphone. Click here ...

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 "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us to learn more about Vincent Van Gogh, one of the world’s most famous artists. This interactive program will look at his life and work, exploring his influences, his innovations and his incredible legacy. Jane Oneail is an independent schol...

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.

Zoom

This program will be taking place on Zoom. The invitation links will be sent via email on the day of the program. To ensure that the invitation link reaches you, check your inbox for the registration confirmation email after signing up.

This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Stop by the Youth Services department on Saturdays for our Open House Take & Make Craft. Bring home everything you'll need to make a fun and exciting thematic paper craft. Appropriate for all ages. Young children may need assistance. Glue and cra...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Pick up complete kits to make a Felt Snowglobe from the Teen Department starting Monday, December 13 while supplies last. You can turn your snowglobe into an ornament or a keychain. Each kit will have instructions and all supplies needed (except scis...

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 "Children" group.

Drop-In Storytime Online

10:30am - 11:00am
Children
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes

Drop-In Storytime

Drop In Stories are offered every Monday morning at 10:30 am year round. All ages are welcome and there is no registration required. Stories are shared, and then the children are invited to do a simple craft and pick out books to take home.

Event Details:
Join us every Monday morning online via Southbury Library Youth Services Facebook Live for a drop-in storytime. We'll share books, rhymes, and songs and end with a simple paper craft. Craft materials are available to be picked up in the library ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Mystery Book Club

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Book Clubs
Registration Required
Event Details:
This month we'll be discussing The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman. There will be physical copies available at the circulation desk.  Like all Southbury Public Library programs, this presentation is free to attend and open to ...

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 "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:
Food Explorers is back! Let's make a holiday treat! Join the Registered Dietitians from Food Explorers to make some delicious Gingerbread S'mores Cups!  For this recipe, we’ll be using pre-made gingerbread cookie dough (regu...

Disclaimer(s)

Dairy Allergy

Dairy will be present in this program.

Wheat/Gluten Allergy

Gluten will be present in this program.

Zoom

This program will be taking place on Zoom. The invitation links will be sent via email on the day of the program. To ensure that the invitation link reaches you, check your inbox for the registration confirmation email after signing up.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Tiny Food Explorers

10:00am - 11:00am
Children
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Tiny Food Explorers for some fun with food! Come and explore new flavors and textures while playing games all about food and MyPlate! You’ll make a hands-on healthy snack that even the pickiest of eaters will be keen to try. All 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.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program. Drop offs will not be permitted.

Mask Requirements

Masks are required at all times inside the library, regardless of vaccination status. Click here for more information.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Nutmegs at Noon

12:00pm - 12:30pm
Children
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes, Book Clubs
Event Details:
Have you read the new Nutmeg Nominees yet? Tune in to our Southbury Library Youth Services Facebook page at noon on Thursdays in October to hear Miss Heather share or discuss the new 2022 Elementary Nutmeg Nominees. Catch us live or watch it later.&n...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Computer Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Technology Classes
Event Details:
Need help with your laptop, tablet, or phone? Each Tuesday and Thursday a local volunteer is available to answer your questions from 12:00-1:00pm. Appointments are walk-in only and on a first-come-first-serve basis. ...
This event is in the "Teens" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Teens
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Food Explorers to make Chocolate Peppermint Cupcakes! You’ll make the cupcakes and frosting from scratch, and learn how to make your very own piping bag. You’ll need the following ingredients: flour baking soda baking powder cocoa...

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 "Children" group.

Storytime with Katie Online

10:30am - 11:00am
Children
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us online on the Southbury Library Youth Services Facebook page for a special virtual storytime and craft.  Miss Katie will share stories, rhymes and songs. Crafts can be picked up after storytime in library on the first...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Computer Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Technology Classes
Event Details:
Need help with your laptop, tablet, or phone? Each Tuesday and Thursday a local volunteer is available to answer your questions from 12:00-1:00pm. Appointments are walk-in only and on a first-come-first-serve basis. ...
This event is in the "Children" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join Food Explorers for a Holiday Cookie Extravaganza! You'll frost and decorate your own holiday cookies with a very special twist...you'll color your frosting with fruits! See how by attending this delicious program.  The program is nut fre...

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.

Dairy Allergy

Dairy will be present in this program.

Egg Allergy

Eggs will be present in this program.

Food Allergies

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

This event is in the "Adults" group.

IN PERSON- History of Christmas

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures
Registration Required
Event Details:
The Christmas we now know began as a pagan observance of the winter solstice, and was known as a day of raucous celebration and debauchery. As communities assimilated into Christianity, it became a day to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ - though ...

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 "Adults" group.

ZOOM- History of Christmas

2:00pm - 3:30pm
Adults
Registration
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Lectures
Registration Required
Event Details:
The Christmas we now know began as a pagan observance of the winter solstice, and was known as a day of raucous celebration and debauchery. As communities assimilated into Christianity, it became a day to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ - though ...

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.

Zoom

This program will be taking place on Zoom. The invitation links will be sent via email on the day of the program. To ensure that the invitation link reaches you, check your inbox for the registration confirmation email after signing up.

This event is in the "Children" group.
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Upstairs
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Event Details:
Stop by the Youth Services department on Saturdays for our Open House Take & Make Craft. Bring home everything you'll need to make a fun and exciting thematic paper craft. Appropriate for all ages. Young children may need assistance. Glue and cra...
This event is in the "All Ages" group.

Computer Help

12:00pm - 1:00pm
All Ages
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Age Group: All Ages
Program Type: Technology Classes
Event Details:
Need help with your laptop, tablet, or phone? Each Tuesday and Thursday a local volunteer is available to answer your questions from 12:00-1:00pm. Appointments are walk-in only and on a first-come-first-serve basis. ...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Kingsley Room A/B
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Library Board Meeting
Event Details:
Monthly Technology meeting. Cancelled. The next meeting of the Technology Committee is Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 2pm. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Mask Requirements

Masks are required at all times inside the library, regardless of vaccination status. Click here for more information.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Storytime with Katie Online

10:30am - 11:00am
Children
Library Branch: Southbury Public Library
Room: Online
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Storytimes
Event Details:
Join us online on the Southbury Library Youth Services Facebook page for a special virtual storytime and craft.  Miss Katie will share stories, rhymes and songs. Crafts can be picked up after storytime in library on the first...