At Home Storytime


Join Ms. Jessica live on Zoom for a story, songs, bounces and literacy activities! Ages birth and up. The Fall II session of At Home Storytime runs from October 28 to December 9. Please note there is no program on Wednesday, November 11. All storytimes are from 10:30-11am. No registration is necessary. Visit Wednesdays […]

CANCELED – Halloween Outdoor Storytime

Due to the weather this week the Outdoor Halloween Storytime has been canceled. Come to the library during open hours 10/28-10/30 and get a Halloween goody bag. Come in you costume, we would love to see it! Supplies are limited, first come first served.   Join Ms. Jessica across the street from the library at […]


Bouncing Babies at Home


Join Ms. Jessica on Facebook live for a story, fingerplays, bounces, baby sign language and more! This storytime is for children ages birth to age 2 and their caregivers. This storytime will occur on Fridays at 10:30am from October 30 through December 11 (no program on November 27). Once the live program occurs the storytime […]


Chapter Book Read Aloud


Visit the Terryville Library Facebook page each week starting on November, 4th for a chapter book read aloud. Ms. Jessica will be reading The Field Guide by Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black. Once the video premieres it will be featured on the Virtual Children’s Department page of the website.

Virtual Cook Book Club


Our theme this month will be Comfort Foods and in the effort to move forward however slowly, we are planning on a drop off pickup system so we can all enjoy individual wrapped portions of everyone's comfort food. More details coming! Please register here


Sensory Saturday: Paint and Shaving Cream Sensory Bags


Visit the Terryville Public Library’s Facebook page at 10am on Saturday, November 7 to see how to make a great sensory material at home. Ms. Jessica will share how to make and use paint and shaving cream sensory bags. Once premiered, the link to the video can also be found on our YouTube channel as well as […]


Letter to Santa Collection

Terryville Public Library 238 Main Street, Terryville, CT

Santa is getting ready to make his deliveries and needs to know what you want this year! Drop off your Letters to Santa between Monday, November 9 and Wednesday, December 9 during open hours (M,W,F 10-5, T,Th 1-8). Participants will receive a small gift and a response from Santa himself! Pickup of gifts and responses […]

Silly Stories with Ms. Jessica


Need a break? Listen to Ms. Jessica read The Legend of Rock Paper Scissors by Drew Daywalt! Silly Stories with Ms. Jessica is a bimonthly program. The recorded story will premier on the  Terryville Library Facebook page at 10am and then will be able to be found at the Virtual Children's Department page of the […]


The Library is closed on Wednesday, November 11 in observance of the Veteran's Day holiday.

POSTPONED- Meet the Ozobots

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN POSTPONED. NEW DATE TBD. Ozobots are small robots that love to follow drawn lines. These robots can light up, make sounds, and move in all different directions. Families or same household members can sign up for a half hour time slot to get to learn about these robots. This program is […]

Nourishing the Nervous System: Herbs for Stress and Anxiety


We could all use a little stress relief these days. Luckily, the plants are here to help!  Join Nora Toomey, Clinical Herbalist of True Bloom, to dive deep into a handful of plants that nourish and support the nervous system. In this one-hour program, you will learn plant actions and energetics, as well as practical […]


Take and Make: Magic Scratch Autumn Shapes

Curbside Pickup Table 238 Main Street, Terryville, CT

Grab your Magic Scratch Autumn Shape kit from our curbside pickup table or the Circulation Desk during the listed times. Our curbside pickup table is located outside of our lower level entrance, or just inside the front door during inclement weather. If someone is at the table when you come please wait in your car […]