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Color Your World! All Things Yellow!

10:30am - 11:00am
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a fun 30 minutes and discover all things Yellow! We will read books and make a yellow craft! Wear some yellow and join in the fun! Best for ages 2-5! Registration required. Please dress for painting....

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Waitlist

This program is likely to have a waitlist. If you are on the waitlist, please check your emails in the day(s) leading up to the program for a confirmation that a spot has opened up and you've been registered. We ask all patrons to please cancel your registration if you can no longer attend so that your spot can be offered to the next person on the waitlist.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Experience Calm With Guided Meditation Sessions

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Health & Wellness
Open
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Event Details:

Enjoy being guided in a 30 minute body centered meditation practice to help increase your skills in focusing, rest, self-compassion and gratitude. Self-acceptance, deep relaxation, tranquility, peace and lightness are how participants feel after a session.

Pamala Lewis has been studying Eastern and Western approaches to meditation and enjoys the benefits of a dedicated daily sitting practice for more than 25 years. She co-leads the New London Community of Mindfulness, guides 2 weekly Zoom groups, and offers individual coaching sessions in Somatic Mindfulness Meditation. Pamala also offers Somatic Mindfulness Meditation along with Back Yoga outdoors through the summer months.

This class is for beginners, those who might be struggling with mindfulness meditation and those who may enjoy a friendly, relaxed and body-centered approach to practice. 

The Zoom meeting link will be in your confirmation email after you register....

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Stories and Science: Storytime for Little Learners!

10:30am - 11:15am
Science & STEM, Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Science & STEM, Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
Storytime for Little Learners provides multisensory experiences in science, engineering, mathematics, the arts and reading! Seeing, hearing and touching are all important parts of this meaningful learning experience. Best for ages 6 months to 5 years...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Waitlist

This program is likely to have a waitlist. If you are on the waitlist, please check your emails in the day(s) leading up to the program for a confirmation that a spot has opened up and you've been registered. We ask all patrons to please cancel your registration if you can no longer attend so that your spot can be offered to the next person on the waitlist.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Chess Club for Kids!

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Games
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games
Registration Required

Welcome to Mystic Noank Library’s Chess Club! The club welcomes children grades 3 and up! We will be meeting on Wednesdays from 4:30  to 5:30 p.m.

Children should know how the chess pieces move before their first visit. We teach chess strategy, chess sportsmanship, and organize games.

Sportsman-like conduct is always a goal. Members must be respectful of each other's play, and at the end of each game, win or lose, members must be cordial with one another. 

Instructor:

Michael Grater, library associate and chess enthusiast, leads our Chess Club. He grew up playing chess and continues to play for fun.  Chess is a great game that builds concentration, patience, planning, sportsmanship, and problem-solving skills in children, teens and adults.

Class size limited. Registration required.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for an in-person storytime in the library! Come listen to your favorite stories! Best for ages 2-5.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Waitlist

This program is likely to have a waitlist. If you are on the waitlist, please check your emails in the day(s) leading up to the program for a confirmation that a spot has opened up and you've been registered. We ask all patrons to please cancel your registration if you can no longer attend so that your spot can be offered to the next person on the waitlist.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...
This event is in the "Families" group.

Yale's ASL program for Shared Reading Saturday!

10:30am - 11:30am
Science & STEM, Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Families
Program Type: Science & STEM, Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
Learn ASL to sign books to your children! on Saturday, April 20 at 10:30!Registration is free but required. Funded by Yale Linguistics Dept. ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Waitlist

This program is likely to have a waitlist. If you are on the waitlist, please check your emails in the day(s) leading up to the program for a confirmation that a spot has opened up and you've been registered. We ask all patrons to please cancel your registration if you can no longer attend so that your spot can be offered to the next person on the waitlist.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Writers Group

4:00pm - 5:00pm
Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:
We welcome local writers for free-write sessions at 4 p.m., Mondays, in the Ames Room. The sessions are open to anyone who feels like writing.Loosely based on the notion of stream-of-consciousness writing described by Natalie Goldberg in "Writing Dow...
This event is in the "Adults" group.

Genesis: A Poetry Group

5:30pm - 7:00pm
Workshop
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Workshop
Registration Required
Event Details:
Genesis: the origin or coming into being of somethingCalling all poets, poets-to-be, contemporaries & contemplatives, and admirers of the written word. Join us for a poetry writing group that will meet on the second and fourth Monday of each mont...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...
This event is in the "Children" group.

Color Your World! All Things Green!

10:30am - 11:00am
Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Arts & Crafts, Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for a fun 30 minutes and discover all things Green! We will read books and make a green craft! Wear some green and join in the fun! Best for ages 2-5! Registration required. Please dress for painting....

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Waitlist

This program is likely to have a waitlist. If you are on the waitlist, please check your emails in the day(s) leading up to the program for a confirmation that a spot has opened up and you've been registered. We ask all patrons to please cancel your registration if you can no longer attend so that your spot can be offered to the next person on the waitlist.

This event is in the "Adults" group.

Experience Calm With Guided Meditation Sessions

3:00pm - 4:00pm
Health & Wellness
Open
Registration
Virtual Event
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Digital
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Health & Wellness
Registration Required
Event Details:

Enjoy being guided in a 30 minute body centered meditation practice to help increase your skills in focusing, rest, self-compassion and gratitude. Self-acceptance, deep relaxation, tranquility, peace and lightness are how participants feel after a session.

Pamala Lewis has been studying Eastern and Western approaches to meditation and enjoys the benefits of a dedicated daily sitting practice for more than 25 years. She co-leads the New London Community of Mindfulness, guides 2 weekly Zoom groups, and offers individual coaching sessions in Somatic Mindfulness Meditation. Pamala also offers Somatic Mindfulness Meditation along with Back Yoga outdoors through the summer months.

This class is for beginners, those who might be struggling with mindfulness meditation and those who may enjoy a friendly, relaxed and body-centered approach to practice. 

The Zoom meeting link will be in your confirmation email after you register....

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.

Stories and Science: Storytime for Little Learners!

10:30am - 11:15am
Science & STEM, Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers
Program Type: Science & STEM, Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
Storytime for Little Learners provides multisensory experiences in science, engineering, mathematics, the arts and reading! Seeing, hearing and touching are all important parts of this meaningful learning experience. Best for ages 6 months to 5 years...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Waitlist

This program is likely to have a waitlist. If you are on the waitlist, please check your emails in the day(s) leading up to the program for a confirmation that a spot has opened up and you've been registered. We ask all patrons to please cancel your registration if you can no longer attend so that your spot can be offered to the next person on the waitlist.

This event is in the "Children" group.

Chess Club for Kids!

4:30pm - 5:30pm
Games
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Children
Program Type: Games
Registration Required

Welcome to Mystic Noank Library’s Chess Club! The club welcomes children grades 3 and up! We will be meeting on Wednesdays from 4:30  to 5:30 p.m.

Children should know how the chess pieces move before their first visit. We teach chess strategy, chess sportsmanship, and organize games.

Sportsman-like conduct is always a goal. Members must be respectful of each other's play, and at the end of each game, win or lose, members must be cordial with one another. 

Instructor:

Michael Grater, library associate and chess enthusiast, leads our Chess Club. He grew up playing chess and continues to play for fun.  Chess is a great game that builds concentration, patience, planning, sportsmanship, and problem-solving skills in children, teens and adults.

Class size limited. Registration required.

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...
This event is in the "Adults" group.
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Adults
Program Type: Arts & Crafts
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for this pop-up art class offered by the Mystic Museum of Art Outreach Program to complement the Celebrating Cultural Heritage through Art lecture series. You will be led step-by-step through an acrylic painting referencing Chagall's fam...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Waitlist

This program is likely to have a waitlist. If you are on the waitlist, please check your emails in the day(s) leading up to the program for a confirmation that a spot has opened up and you've been registered. We ask all patrons to please cancel your registration if you can no longer attend so that your spot can be offered to the next person on the waitlist.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...
This event is in the "Babies & Toddlers" group.
This event is in the "Children" group.
This event is in the "Families" group.

Family Storytime

10:30am - 11:00am
Storytime
Open
Registration
Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Ames Room
Age Group: Babies & Toddlers, Children, Families
Program Type: Storytime
Registration Required
Event Details:
Join us for an in-person storytime in the library! Come listen to your favorite stories! Best for ages 2-5.  ...

Disclaimer(s)

Accessibility

The Mystic & Noank Library makes every effort to ensure our programs and services can be enjoyed by all members of the public. If you have any concerns about accessibility or need to request specific accommodations, please contact the program organizer for an accommodations request form. Please make arrangements at least 2 weeks in advance.

Accompanying Adults

This program is designed for children and accompanying adults. Please plan to attend and be engaged with your child for this program.

Photo Permission

Staff often take pictures during library programs. The library uses photos in publicity, in social media, and on its website. If you do not want your photo used, contact the Executive Director at director@mysticnoanklibrary.org and the library will honor that request.

Waitlist

This program is likely to have a waitlist. If you are on the waitlist, please check your emails in the day(s) leading up to the program for a confirmation that a spot has opened up and you've been registered. We ask all patrons to please cancel your registration if you can no longer attend so that your spot can be offered to the next person on the waitlist.

Library Branch: Mystic & Noank Library
Room: Art Display
Event Details:
The Friends of the MNL Art Sale will run the full month of April. The sale will feature paintings, photographs and more. If you are interested in an art item, bring the tag to the circulation desk to pay for it and take it home! New items will replac...