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Day Out with Thomas

Sunday, May. 3, 2015, 10:00 am
 Day Out with Thomas;

Kids/Family

Essex Steam Train & Riverboat, 1 Railroad Ave, Essex, CT , 06426

Peep! Peep! Thomas the Tank Engine™ is celebrating friendship at Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2015, and families across North America are invited aboard! Little engineers everywhere are invited to join Thomas and Percy when the #1 Engine pulls into the Essex Steam Train for Day Out with Thomas™: The Celebration Tour 2015 on April 18th, 25th-26th, and May 2nd-3rd, presented by HIT Entertainment, a worldwide leader in children's entertainment, and sponsored by MEGA Brands and all inclusive Hard Rock Hotels.

This fun-filled event offers little engineers and their families the opportunity to take a ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™, star of the popular Thomas & Friends® series. In addition, children will meet Sir Topham Hatt™, Controller of the Railway and enjoy a day of Thomas-themed activities including arts & crafts, storytelling and more. The tour, now in its 20th year, will make 42 stops across the U.S. and Canada and is expected to welcome nearly one million passengers in 2015.

This year, Thomas & Friends celebrates 70 years of friendship. All aboard the Best Friends Express for an unprecedented year of Thomas-themed programs and activations as the #1 blue engine celebrates friendship with fans around the world.

Day Out With Thomas!

Sunday, May. 3, 2015, 9:00 am
Day Out With Thomas!;

Kids/Family

Essex Steam Train & Riverboat, One Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT , 06426

Enjoy an unforgettable day of family fun at the Essex Steam Train & Riverboat as they host super special guests THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE & his best buddy PERCY for the Celebration Tour 2015! Bring the whole family to A Day Out With Thomas to ride and explore famous locomotives Thomas & Percy as they pull you into Imagination Station! Enjoy a spectacular day of all-inclusive fun in the park, filled with carnival rides, magic shows, music, toys, games, face painting, storytelling, sing-a-longs, delicious food, and much more. Visit EssexSteamTrain.com and purchase your tickets today! Rain or shine, it's the perfect way to spend a day together that you and your kids are sure to never forget!

Kids Karnival, May 1-3, Groton

Sunday, May. 3, 2015, 11:00 am

Kids/Family

Subase Youth Center , Route 12 , Groton, CT

rides, reptiles, music, food and more, open to the public; $3; free under age 2; (860) 694-3723.

Mother Goose & More (Newborns - 2 years)

Monday, May. 4, 2015, 10:30 am

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Enjoy 30 minutes of traditional rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and other activities for the very young; then stay (or not) for a one-hour open playgroup. Older siblings are welcome to attend also! Drop-in; no registration required. Ages newborn – 2. This program is sponsored by the Norwich Recreation Department.

Toddler Time

Monday, May. 4, 2015, 10:00 am
Toddler Time;

Kids/Family

The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St, Groton, CT , 06340

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton is now taking registration for the spring session of Toddler Time, a one-on-one story program for children ages 18-36 months with a caregiver. Toddler Time is held on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. and will begin on March 30, 2015 and run through May 18, 2015. Toddler Time features stories, song time with live music, and simple activities and crafts in the Children’s Room. Registration is required; please stop by the library or call 860-445-0392 for further information or to register.

Toddler Storytime ages 2-3

Tuesday, May. 5, 2015, 10:30 am

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and a simple craft with your child! For ages 2 – 3. Space is limited; register beginning April 6th. This program is co-sponsored by the Norwich Recreation Department.

Drop-In craft ages 3 & up

Wednesday, May. 6, 2015, 5:00 pm

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Drop in with your child and help them make a Mother’s Day Craft! No registration required. Sponsored by the Norwich Recreation Department. For ages 3 & up.

Drop-In craft ages 3 & up

Wednesday, May. 6, 2015, 5:00 pm

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Drop in with your child and help them make a Mother’s Day Craft! No registration required. Sponsored by the Norwich Recreation Department. For ages 3 & up.

PJ Story Time

Wednesday, May. 6, 2015, 6:30 pm

Kids/Family

The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Drop into the Children's Room at the Stonington Free Library for nighttime stories and songs. This is a great way to end the day for children 6 and younger. Pajamas are optional. No registration required. For more information, call 860-535-0658.

Preschool Storytime ages 3-6

Thursday, May. 7, 2015, 10:30 am

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Children enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and a craft while their grownups wait in the Children’s Department. Space is limited; register now. This program is sponsored by the Norwich Recreation Department. Ages 3-6.

Preschool Storytime ages 3-6

Thursday, May. 7, 2015, 10:30 am

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

Children enjoy stories, songs, rhymes, and a craft while their grownups wait in the Children’s Department. Space is limited; register beginning April 6th. This program is co-sponsored by the Norwich Recreation Department. Ages 3-6.

SWINGING SPRING STORY TIME

Thursday, May. 7, 2015, 10:30 am
SWINGING SPRING STORY TIME;

Kids/Family

The Bill Memorial Library, 240 Monument St, Groton, CT , 06340

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton is now taking registration for our spring StoryTime program for children ages 3-5. StoryTime is held on Thursdays (new day) at 10:30 a.m. beginning April 2 and continuing through May 21, 2015. StoryTime at the Bill Memorial Library is held in our Children’s Room and features classic stories as well as new favorites, song time with live music, finger plays, and simple crafts. For more information or to register please stop by the library or call 860-445-0392.

Library hours are Monday and Thursday, 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument Street in Groton, near the Groton Monument and Fort Griswold. The library, now more than 100 years old, has an extensive collection of books and media for adults and children. Visit their web page at http://billmemorial.org or find us on Facebook at Bill Memorial Library.

Madison Farmers' Market

Friday, May. 8, 2015, 3:00 pm
Madison Farmers' Market;

Kids/Family

Madison Farmers Market, Madison Town Green, Madison, CT , 06643

Fresh Produce, fruits, meat, fish, vegetables, flowers, and free entertainment on the Madison Town Green.
Every Friday 3-6, May through October.

"The Magic Toy Shoppe"

Saturday, May. 9, 2015, 3:00 am

Kids/Family

Lyme/Old Lyme High School , 69 Lyme St., Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Eastern Connecticut Ballet will stage two matinee performances of “The Magic Toy Shoppe,” a playful, vibrant ballet that will delight all ages. The ballet’s story unfolds in a small shop where, each night after closing time, toys from around the world come to life. Children are invited on stage to take photos with dancers after the performance. Donate a toy for the toy drive, coordinated by Lymes’ Youth Service Bureau to benefit area children’s hospitals and shelters, and earn a chance to win an American Girl Doll or a prize from our sponsor, The Bowerbird. Advance show tickets are sold at Eastern CT Ballet (435 Boston Post Rd., East Lyme) and The Bowerbird (46 Halls Rd., Old Lyme) and are $12 for children; $18 for adults. At the door, tickets are $14 for children and $20 for adults. Children age 3 and under are free of charge (must sit on parent’s lap). Sat 5/9 and Sun 5/10 at 3 p.m. in the Lyme-Old Lyme High School Auditorium (69 Lyme St., Old Lyme). Visit www.easternctballet.com for more information, or call 860-739-7899.

Eastern CT Ballet Presents "The Magic Toy Shoppe"

Saturday, May. 9, 2015, 3:00 pm
Eastern CT Ballet Presents

Kids/Family

Lyme/Old Lyme High School , 69 Lyme St, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

On Mother’s Day weekend, Eastern Connecticut Ballet will stage two matinee performances of “The Magic Toy Shoppe,” a playful, vibrant ballet that will delight all ages. The ballet’s story unfolds in a small shop where, each night after closing time, toys from around the world come to life. Children are invited onstage to take photos with dancers after the performance. Raffle for an American Girl doll and a selection of toys from the wondrous toy department of sponsor The Bowerbird are among the prizes. Donate a toy for the toy drive, organized by Lymes’ Youth Service Bureau to benefit area children’s hospitals and shelters, and receive a complimentary raffle ticket. Advance show tickets are sold at Eastern CT Ballet and The Bowerbird and are $12 for children; $18 for adults. At the door, tickets are $14 for children and $20 for adults. Children age 3 and under are free of charge (must sit on parent’s lap). Sat 5/9 and Sun 5/10 at 3 p.m. in the Lyme-Old Lyme High School Auditorium (69 Lyme St., Old Lyme). Visit www.easternctballet.com for more information, or call 860-739-7899.

Marigolds for Mom

Saturday, May. 9, 2015, 12:00 pm

Kids/Family

Marigolds for Mom, 240 Monument Street, Groton, CT , 06340

Need a little gift for Mom or any other special person? Children are invited to the Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton on Saturday, May 9 between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to decorate a clay pot and fill it with a beautiful plant to take home. All ages are welcome, but younger children will need an adult to help them. You can register by calling the library at 860-445-0392 or stopping by the front desk. This program is free and open to the public.
The Bill Memorial Library is located at 240 Monument Street in Groton, near the Groton Monument and Fort Griswold. The library, now more than 100 years old, has an extensive collection of books and media for adults and children. Visit their web page at http://billmemorial.org or find us on Facebook at Bill Memorial Library.

Kids/Family

The Stonington Free Library, 20 High St., Stonington, CT , 06378

Drop by the Children's Room at the Stonington Free Library to make a Minecraft themed LEGO® creation. Ages 6 and older. Call the Library with any questions 860-535-0658.

Recipe for Success ages 8-11

Saturday, May. 9, 2015, 11:00 am

Kids/Family

Otis Library, 261 Main St, Norwich, CT , 06360

If you love popcorn you’re going to love this program! Make cheese, ranch and cinnamon-flavored popcorn. Related activities complete the fun! Space is limited; register beginning April 25th. For ages 8 – 11. This program is made possible by the generosity of Attorney Bart Sayet and Ms. Lori Lindfors.

"The Magic Toy Shoppe"

Sunday, May. 10, 2015, 3:00 am

Kids/Family

Lyme/Old Lyme High School , 69 Lyme St., Old Lyme, CT , 06371

Eastern Connecticut Ballet will stage two matinee performances of “The Magic Toy Shoppe,” a playful, vibrant ballet that will delight all ages. The ballet’s story unfolds in a small shop where, each night after closing time, toys from around the world come to life. Children are invited on stage to take photos with dancers after the performance. Donate a toy for the toy drive, coordinated by Lymes’ Youth Service Bureau to benefit area children’s hospitals and shelters, and earn a chance to win an American Girl Doll or a prize from our sponsor, The Bowerbird. Advance show tickets are sold at Eastern CT Ballet (435 Boston Post Rd., East Lyme) and The Bowerbird (46 Halls Rd., Old Lyme) and are $12 for children; $18 for adults. At the door, tickets are $14 for children and $20 for adults. Children age 3 and under are free of charge (must sit on parent’s lap). Sat 5/9 and Sun 5/10 at 3 p.m. in the Lyme-Old Lyme High School Auditorium (69 Lyme St., Old Lyme). Visit www.easternctballet.com for more information, or call 860-739-7899.

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