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Fall Bucket List!

Happy autumn! Looking for fun fall activity ideas? Print out our fall bucket list and cross off activities as you go!

Printable Fall Bucket List
 


Digital Program: Cool-ology®: Spooky Halloween STEAM program

Friday, October 23, 4:00 p.m.

Cool-ology®: Spooky Halloween STEAM program:

Are you ready for some spooky science? Halloween is just around the corner, so let's celebrate the holiday with safe, easy experiments and demonstrations that will amaze, entertain, and educate!!

This is an online event. Registration is required to attend this program. You will receive a Zoom invitation the morning of the program.

COOL-OLOGY®: ONLINE SPOOKY HALLOWEEN STEAM program Supply List 

Please Sign-up HERE!


Outside Storytime on the Library Lawn!

Saturday, October 3, Saturday, October 10, Saturday, October 24 and Saturday, October 31, 10:30 AM

Come to the Mystic & Noank Library for a special socially distant storytime on the library lawn! Saturday, October 24 & Saturday, October 31 at 10:30 am. Bring a picnic blanket, a snack, and your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories! Best for ages 2-5. We will practice social distancing and masks are required. Class size is limited and registration is required. Registration required. 

Please register below.

Saturday, October 24: Sign-up HERE!

Saturday, October 31: Sign-up HERE!


Kids' Sunflower Craft Grab and Go Kits!

While supplies last!

Kids' Sunflower Grab and Go Bag. Stop by the Ames Room to pick up your own kids' grab and go kit!

  • Limited to one kit per child per family while supplies last.

Kids Mo Willems Grab and Go Bag!

While supplies last!

Kids' Mo Willems Grab and Go Bag. Stop by the Ames Room to pick up your own kids' grab and go kit!

  • Limited to one kit per child per family while supplies last.

Kids' Fall Bucket List Kit

While supplies last!

Kids' Fall Bucket List Grab and Go Bag. Stop by the Ames Room to pick up your own kids' grab and go kit!

  • Limited to one kit per child per family while supplies last.

Digital Program: Cool-ology® Spooky Halloween STEAM program

Friday, October 23, 4-5 PM via Zoom

Cool-ology®: Spooky Halloween STEAM program:

Are you ready for some spooky science? Halloween is just around the corner, so let's celebrate the holiday with safe, easy experiments and demonstrations that will amaze, entertain, and educate!!

This is an online event. Registration is required to attend this program. You will receive a Zoom invitation the morning of the program.

COOL-OLOGY®: ONLINE SPOOKY HALLOWEEN STEAM program Supply List 

Please register below.


School Reading Lists & Summer Assignments

For 2020

2020 Stonington Public Schools Recommended Summer Reading Lists: Grades 6 - 8

2020 Governor's Reading Challenge and Suggested Reading Lists

2020 Commissioner's Summer Math Challenge

2020 Fitch High School Summer Assignments

2020 Groton Go Pass


Award-Winning and Notable Book Lists

Need a suggestion for your next book?

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Caldecott Awards

Newbery Awards

Additional Award-Winning and Notable Books

 


Connecticut Nutmeg Book Award

Nutmeg Children's Book Award logoThe Connecticut Nutmeg Book Awards encourage children in grades 2-12 to read quality literature and to choose their favorite from a list of ten nominated titles.

Elementary Nutmeg Book Award Nominees (Grades 2 - 4)

Intermediate Nutmeg Book Award Nominees (Grades 4 - 6)