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  Calendar of Events ( All Library Events - Children's & Adults )

 

Children's Programs

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, the KidZone is not hosting any in-person programs.
All of our programs are hosted on our Silas Bronson Library Zoom platform unless otherwise noted during registration.

You can contact us for further information, or to register for any program at 203-574-8213 or email the KidZone librarians bronsonkids@waterburyct.org.

 


46th Annual Poetry Contest
Submissions open: February 2, 2021
Submissions close: April 6, 2021

Our Annual Poetry Contest is open to all kids in Kindergarten through eighth grade.

2021 Information Flier

Registration Form

Themes by Grade Level:

 

Ready to submit a poem? Click here


 



Read with me, Mr. C
YouTube Story Time

Our very own Mr. C has been hard at work preparing storytimes for you to enjoy at home when you can't get to the library! Favorites like Strega Nona by Tomie DePaola are ready to be enjoyed anytime! The videos are available on Mr. C's YouTube channel.

 


 

 

Wonderful Wednesday Stories
Wednesdays, 11 am
Zoom


Join us for an online story time every Wednesday morning, & hear a story to help you through your week!

Click on the date(s) below to register for this program. You will receive an email with the information needed to join the Zoom program shortly before program starts.   

 

March 31

April 07

April 14 Cancelled

April 21

April 28


Registration closes one hour before the program starts.
Please remember that you must sign up for each week.


 

 

KidZone Coding Club
Fridays at 4 p.m.
Zoom

Join us on our Zoom platform as Ms. Anne guides young coders through the
basics of coding. New to coding? A little more experienced? Come join in
the fun. Not a strong reader? Not to worry, there's coding for you too!

Click on the date(s) below to register for this program. Missed a week? 
Not to worry - these lessons are at your own pace!

You will receive an email with the information needed to join the Zoom program on that date.

April 9

April 16

April 23

April 30

Registration closes one hour before the program starts.
Please remember you must sign up for each week
.

 




Bronson Bookworms
Last Tuesday of the Month
April 27, 2021, 5 p.m.
Zoom 

March book: Efren Divided  by Ernesto Cisneros

Read the book, then join a discussion led by our Children's librarians.

Didn't read the book in time? No problem!  Join the conversation and share what you are reading, we want to know what interests our readers.

Click here to register for this program.

You will receive an email with the information needed to join the Zoom program.

Registration closes one hour before the program starts.

Don't have your own copy? Borrow ours!

Use your library card and pin number to log in to the catalog and request it.

Having trouble with requesting the book? Call us at 203-574-8213 and we'll assist you.


 

Monday Math Mayhem
Monday, April 12, 5 p.m.
Zoom

We're having a high-energy game of skill and speed at the Silas Bronson Library Zoom.
The fastest math whiz, with the most correct answers will win a prize! Get those calculators
and pencils ready - it's going to be a fun time!

Register Here

You will receive an email with the information needed to join the Zoom program.

Registration closes one hour before the program starts.







  Meet The Author: Brandon Garcia
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 4 p.m.
Zoom

"Mr. Pig" author, Brandon Garcia joins us to share all about saving
and the power of perseverance.

For ages 3+

Advanced registration is required. Click here to register.

You will receive an e-mail invitation with the Zoom link 

Registration closes one hour before the program starts.