Saturday, January 26, 2019
Public Access

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9:00am [9:30am] Litchfield: Family Ice Fishing Day
The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Fisheries Division sponsors this program for the seventh consecutive year. Families and individuals age nine and up are welcome to attend this unique event which is part of the DEEP’s CARE (Connecticut Aquatic Resources Education) program. The program is taught by certified volunteer instructors and it’s fun. All fishing tackle and course materials are provided free. To learn more log onto the CT DEEP’s website: www.ct.gov/dep and type in “CARE.” Bring a lunch. Program (mandatory participation): 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Ice Fishing (weather permitting): noon-3 p.m. Pre-registration is required.

[10:00am] Branford: Mini-Maker Table
Join us every Friday and Saturday for a mini-maker project from our MakerLab! Every month we will feature a quick project or new piece of equipment to mess around with. The results may have you leaving with something to physically take home OR just the satisfaction that you were able to create a circuit, power on an Arduino or thread a sewing machine. The projects are easy, meant for all ages and 100% drop-in. It is just up to you to find out which floor we are featuring the project on and drop on by. Registration for this table is not required – just come ready to tinker, play and create!

[10:00am] Wethersfield: Scavenger Hunt
all ages Saturdays @ 10:00am-4:30pm 1/5, 1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16 & 2/23 Drop-in any Saturday of the month to complete a fun scavenger hunt around the library. Each month will feature a new hunt. January Hunt: Winter February Hunt: Lego Movie

[10:00am] Wilton: Winter Tree ID Hike
Join Sam Nunes for a hike and investigate what's going on in nature in the winter season. Explore different resident species, such as birds and trees. More info: 203-762-7280

[10:00am] Woodstock: Eagle Eyes
Families are invited to join The Last Green Valley's Chief Ranger Bill Reid and Ranger to experience jus how big a bald eagle's wings are, how huge their eyes are compared to the size of their heads and other fun facts. The group will also search for eagles at this popular spot for these incredible birds of prey. Bring binoculars or a spotting scope if you have them. Enthusiasm and a desire to learn about these beautiful birds are essential.

[1:00pm] Norwalk: Service Day Project
This free family-friendly Service Day Project supports the non-profit organization, Connecticut Institute for Refugees and Immigrants. Create welcome bags for immigrants and refugees settling into Connecticut. Participating families are encouraged to bring individually packaged non-perishable snacks to include in the welcome bags. Along with filling the bags with goodies, children will be able to create cards and decorate the bags! In addition to the service project, children will get the opportunity to create peace doves, heart origami and learn more about Dr. King’s mission for peace, freedom and justice for all. Visit https://kidscare.brownpapertickets.com/ to register your family and to find a list of recommended snacks for the bags. All children must be accompanied by an adult.