The East Haddam Library System provides great programs for all ages at both branches. See the the calendar and the monthly Events page for details.
Here are some of the programs for children.
American Girl Club. Bring your dolls to the Rathbun Library, listen to stories and make up stories of your own. Members meet every first Wednesday of the month, 3:30 to 4:30
Baby Time. Every Wednesday and Thursday morning at Rathbun Library from 10:30 – 11:15, sing and play along at this program for our youngest patrons.
Kids’ Korner at EHFPL: games, crafting materials, toys, puppets and pop-up books for you to enjoy with your kids. Come in any time during library hours.
Preschool Story Time. Come to the Rathbun Library, listen to timeless tales and create fun crafts at this program for preschool kids! Every Monday morning from 10:30 – 11:15
Science Club at Rathbun. Make a cool science project and test it. Work together in teams on fun STEM based activities. Every second Wednesday of the month from 3:30 – 4:30 pm. Please call to register for this program.
Coloring Night for Adults at Rathbun. Coloring sheets and pencils will be provided, but feel free to bring your own supplies. Every first Tuesday of the month 6:30 – 7:45 pm.
Teen Book Club at EHFPL. Like to read and discuss new books & genres? If so, join us! Every third Friday of the month 4:00 – 6:00 pm. Age 13+. New members welcome.
Mystery Book Club at Rathbun. Every second Thursday of the month from 2:00 – 3:00 pm.
Dungeons & Dragons Club at EHFPL. Dates/times vary so please call or stop by the library for details.
Tech Help Nights w/East Haddam Leos. Need help with your “smart” phone, laptop, or understanding social media sites? You’ll find it every second Wednesday of the month from 5:00 – 6:00 pm.
Book Club at Rathbun. Call the circ. desk for the monthly selection. New members welcome! Every third Thursday of the month 2:00 – 3:00 pm.
Teen Manga Club at EHFPL. Every first Wednesday of the month 6:00 – 8:00 pm.
Game Nights at EHFPL. Call or come into the library for dates and times.