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Circus Workshop – Learn Beyond the Beaten Path

Circus Workshop Flyer

Come join the circus!

Matica Circus will be at the Canton Public Library to do a short demonstration and workshop.  Learn or develop your skills in juggling, hula hoop, Chinese yo-yo, devil sticks, and plate spinning.

For grades 4 and up

Registration required

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Babies & Toddlers Story Time

Drop in with infants and babies and toddlers up to 24 months and we’ll help you turn your little one into a future reader.  Nursery Rhymes, fingerplays, bounces and stories, plus time connecting with other parents and caregivers.

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Knit Butterflies – Learn Beyond the Beaten Path

Knit Butterflies Flyers

Learn to make your own knit butterfly.  In this introduction to toy knitting program, we will be learning how to knit a butterfly using double-pointed needles.  Skills you will learn include the knit stitch, the purl stitch, knit front back, …

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Babies & Toddlers Story Time

Drop in with infants and babies and toddlers up to 24 months and we’ll help you turn your little one into a future reader.  Nursery Rhymes, fingerplays, bounces and stories, plus time connecting with other parents and caregivers.

You are welcome …

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Babies & Toddlers Story Time

Drop in with infants and babies and toddlers up to 24 months and we’ll help you turn your little one into a future reader.  Nursery Rhymes, fingerplays, bounces and stories, plus time connecting with other parents and caregivers.

You are welcome …

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Something Old, Something New: Connecticut Weddings Through The Ages

From colonial to modern times, how did Connecticans tie the knot? How did they celebrate? What did they wear? And how did some of our cherished wedding customs originate? This program, presented by the Connecticut Historical Society, uses items from …

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Living with Connecticut’s White-Tailed Deer – a Talk at Canton Public Library

White-Tailed Deer in Connecticut

Come to a free, in-person program at Canton Public Library all about white-tailed deer and how to co-exist with them, given by Paul Colburn, Master Wildlife Conservationist. The “White-Tailed Deer in Connecticut” presentation focuses on the history of this common …

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The 2023 Nutmeg Book Release Party

Sarah P & Meghan G. Present The 2023 Nutmeg Book Release Party April 30th, 10:30 a.m. Canton Public Library www.cantonpubliclibrary.org 860-693-5800

Get your first look at the 2023 Nutmeg Books. Check them out before anyone else!  Wear your PJs and join us for brunch while we announce the 2023 Nutmeg lists.  The Nutmeg Book Award encourages children in grades 2-12 to …

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Nutmeg Reader Lock-In Event

For the last year, you have had the opportunity to “Be a Nutmeg Reader” and earn collectible book badges for reading the 2022 Nutmegs.  Now any tween or teen, grades 4 and up, who have earned at least 10 badges …

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March Story Times: Friday Morning Group

We’re opening up several more spaces in this group as our restrictions are slowly lifted!

We will meet inside in Room F until April, and then move outside (weather permitting).

Intended for children ages 1.5 through 4 with their caregivers. Registration required.

This …

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