The library is open on the first floor and lower level for all services (browsing, computers, copier, fax) on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and on Saturdays from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Curbside pickup is offered on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
The second floor (children's room) will be opening soon. Masks will continue to be required for all who enter the building as the library serves all ages.
We are now accepting donations from community members and businesses of new toys, craft kits, gift cards, games, and baby toys to be awarded as prizes in our Youth Summer Reading Program. Not sure what to donate? Monetary donations are welcomed as well, and staff will select fun prizes with the funds received! All donations may be dropped off at the library during open hours.
Take a walk on the wild side with Animal Adventures! Join us in kicking-off the annual youth summer reading program with a meet and greet with Animal Adventures on Thursday, June 24th at 10:30 am at Sterling’s Memorial Park. Attendees of all ages will get to learn about exotic animals and meet LIVE animal guests. Rain date of Monday, June 28th at 10:30 am. No registration is required. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Conant Public Library.
Enjoy quick, healthy recipes at the Cookbook Club as we meet in person on the library’s side lawn on Wednesday, June 30th at 6:30 pm. Recipes will be chosen from The Well Plated Cookbook by Erin Clarke. The Well Plated Cookbook features guilt-free but refreshingly delicious dishes perfect for summer! Prepare your recipe at home then bring it to share as we enjoy good food and great conversation! Please bring a chair or blanket to sit on while we enjoy each other’s dishes. Cookbooks are available for checkout at the library. Registration is required.
Take a bite out of summer! Participants of all ages are invited to participate in a summer themed cooking program with Simply Creative Chef Rob Scott on Tuesday, July 6th at 7:00 pm via Facebook Live. Participants will prepare two recipes during the program: s’mores cookies and a salted caramel pretzel milkshake. Registration is required; once registered, participants will be emailed the recipes so ingredients can be purchased prior to the program. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Conant Public Library.
Did you know that you can sign up to receive a weekly newsletter about the newest books, movies, tv series, and digital magazines at the Conant Public Library? The newsletter currently includes a news section with information on how you can stay connected with the library during our closure. To sign up for our weekly newsletter through Wowbrary, please click here.