Jonathan Trumbull Library Proposed Renovation
Friends of the Library
Sites Around the Lebanon Green
What's New: For Adults
What's New: For Children
What's New: For Teens
Artist of the Month
Link to new Children's materials is now located on the
The Library has subscribed to four Scholastic reading programs that
you and your child can access from home using your JTL library card.
They will also be available on patron computers at the Library. You will
need to use ear buds to listen to the programs while at the Library. You
may bring your own, or you can purchase a pair from the Library for a
small fee. We hope you enjoy these programs.
is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from
Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a
love of reading and learning. This engaging resource for children in
grades Pre-K – 3 will help early readers develop and practice essential
reading skills and introduces students to a world of knowledge and
allows students to graduate from “learning to read” to “reading to
learn” and master content area knowledge in science and social studies.
FreedomFlix features dynamic e-books of the
Children’s Press best-selling Cornerstones of Freedom series that
include embedded popup features such as maps, timelines, virtual tour
clips, primary source videos and audio clips that makes history come to
ScienceFlix is transforming the way students access science topics,
acquire scientific knowledge, and build a lasting interest in science,
technology and engineering. Curriculum-driven leveled content is
integrated with interactive features and intuitive navigation in this
highly engaging mobile-ready science resource. With its emphasis on the
latest STEM thinking and the Next Generation Science Standards,
ScienceFlix provides students with a better understanding of science
concepts and ideas through hands-on projects, videos, multiple text
types and so much more.
SCIENCEFLIX is now available!
Calendar of Events
March 2, 16, 23 & 30
TIME FOR STORIES
Twos & Threes
This early literacy program will offer age-appropriate activities for
participants and for those transitioning from our Read, Rock and Rhyme
Please join us for stories, rhymes, finger plays, music and more.
March 4, 18 & 25.
READ, ROCK & RHYME
Birth to 24 months
Read, Rock and Rhyme is fashioned after the Mother Goose on the Loose
program that integrates the latest research in early literacy and infant
brain development with traditional story time elements. Join us as we
share books, rhymes, musical instruments, songs, movement, flannel board
tales, puppets, finger plays and more.
This program open to all ages. Duplo and Lego bricks will
be available for your kids to create with while you network with other
Ages 6 and up.
LEARN THE ART OF FINGER KNITTING
will be sponsored by Brownies & Juniors Troop 65040.
will need to bring a skein or two of SASHAY yarn in your favorite
colors. This yarn is available at Michael’s. JoAnn’s and Walmart. If for
any reason you are unable to purchase that particular yarn, any thick,
heavy yarn will work. The members of Troop 65040 can’t wait to share
this craft with you! You’ll be making a scarf/necklace.
Ages 8 & up.
DRINKING STRAW WEAVING
Join us as we create a woven bracelet or bookmark out of colorful yarn!
We'll be weaving on plastic drinking straws, so you'll be able to carry
your loom wherever you go!