NORTH STONINGTON, Conn. – Wheeler Library in North Stonington announces upcoming programs. Weather policy: If North Stonington Public Schools are cancelled Lunch Bunch is cancelled. No registration necessary, this Storytime is free and open to the public. For more information, call (860) 535-0383.
Lunch Bunch Mini Storytime
From Jan. 9 to May 29, Wheeler Library in North Stonington invites preschoolers and their grown-ups to enjoy a mini storytime over lunch on Wednesdays at 11:30 a.m. Lunch Bunch will not meet March 13. Children ages 2 to 5 and their caregivers are invited to bring bag lunches to the library. Participants will hear a story or two over lunch and then are free to stay and play. Meets downstairs in the Little Lions’ Den unless otherwise noted.
Lil' Yogis with Miss Kim
On Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. from Jan. 9 to May 29, Wheeler Library in North Stonington invites kids and their caregivers to the library for Lil’ Yogis with Miss Kim. Lil’ Yogis will not meet March 6 or 13. Miss Kim will guide little ones in creative movement and yoga. Geared toward ages 2 to 5. Siblings are welcome. No registration is necessary. This program is free and open to the public. Call Wheeler Library for details: 860-535-0383.
Phantom the Therapy Dog to visit
On the second Saturday of each month: Jan. 12, Feb. 9, March 9, April 13, May 11, and June 8, Wheeler Library in North Stonington invites children of all ages and their grown-ups to spend time reading to Phantom the Therapy Dog between 11 a.m. and noon. Phantom is a Bernese Mountain Dog certified with The Bright & Beautiful Therapy Dogs, a nonprofit 501(c)3, all-volunteer organization which evaluates, tests, trains, and qualifies owners and their well-behaved dogs as therapy dog teams. Phantom provides a relaxing environment for children and adults. Each person will have about ten minutes of individual time with Phantom. This event is free and open to the public, but space is limited and registration is required. Call the library at (860) 535-0383 to reserve your time slot.