UPCOMING EVENTS

If there is a children’s event you would like added to the KITE calendar, please contact Jennefer at jbryan@enfield.org with all relevant information. 

Jul
13
Sat
2019
Enfield Public Library-Butterfly Storytime @ Enfield Public Library
Jul 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Listen to stories and learn all about butterflies at the Enfield Public Library on Saturday, July 13th at 10:00 pm, Create your own butterfly art. Each child will receive all the materials to plant parsley which attract tiger swallowtail butterflies. Sponsored by the Garden Club of Enfield. This drop-in program is for kids ages 3 and up.

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

Jul
15
Mon
2019
SUMMER LUNCH BUNCH @ St Patrick's Hall
Jul 15 @ 11:00 am – 12:45 pm


Summer Lunch Bunch provides free lunches for children up to age 18 when school ends through the third week of August. Free lunches are available for parents who attend with their children. Special enrichment and literacy activities are provided for children from 11:00 am to 11:50 am; and lunch is served from noon to 12:45 daily. (closed on July 4th and 5th)

Summer Lunch Bunch also includes a Parent Information Center supported by local community service providers. This USDA sponsored program is located at St. Patrick’s Hall in Thompsonville and available to all Enfield families.

Enfield Public Library-Summer Art Club @ Enfield Public Library
Jul 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Join us on Mondays during the summer at the Enfield Public Library for an art program funded through the generosity of Connie Boyajian.  Each Monday we will discover a new artist and create an art piece inspired by the artist. The Summer Art Club will be held on the following Mondays: July 8, 15, 22, 29 & August 12 from 1:00 –3:30 pm and is for kids ages 6-12 Separate registration for each week begins the Monday before. Parents/Guardians do not need to remain in the library for this program.  Space is limited.

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

Jul
16
Tue
2019
PLAYground Tuesdays – Enfield Plays On! @ Various Locations
Jul 16 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Enfield Plays On! is launching a new project this summer called “PLAYground Tuesdays” to help families get out to some of our neighborhood parks to play. Every Tuesday from 12:30-2:30, a pair of Play Ambassadors will be at a different park with balls, jump ropes, sidewalk chalk, and friendship bracelet supplies. It will be a great opportunity for kids to play with friends (new and old) and parents to have another adult to chat with during the long days of summer. There may even be a Special Play Partner on hand to join in the fun! See below for dates and locations. ** All dates are weather permitting. Check Facebook at 10 AM for cancellation notices.

    • June 18 – Whit Acres (Robbin Rd/Memorial Dr.)
    • June 25 – Lafayette Park (Hartford Ave.)
    • July 2 – Enfield Street School
    • July 9 – Veterans Memorial Park (South Rd.)
    • July 16 – Alcorn School
    • July 23 – Prudence Crandall School
    • July 30 – Henry Barnard School
    • August 6 – Wallop School (Neelans Rd.)
    • August13 – Hazardville Playground (Hazard Ave, not HMS school.)
    • August 20 – VFW Park (Asnuntuck St.)
    • August 27 – Green Manor Park (Taylor Rd.)

These events are free. No registration required.

 

Jul
17
Wed
2019
Enfield Public Library – Tye Die @ Enfield Public Library
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Back by popular demand at the Enfield Public Library, TIE DYE on Wednesday, July 17th @ 10:00 am.  Bring a t-shirt or other item and add some color into your wardrobe. Free tickets for ages 4 and up will be available beginning July 8th.

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

Jul
18
Thu
2019
Enfield Public Library-My Mother the Astronaut @ Enfield Public Library
Jul 18 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Join us at the library on Thursday, July 18th at 1:30 pm as the Traveling Lantern Theater company presents My Mother the Astronaut. Aquarius’s mom is an astronaut and today is “take your child to work day”. Aquarius can’t wait to go to NASA and find out what it’s like to be in space! They visit Mission Control where she meets scientists and engineers who show her what they do and she learns all about space travel.  Free tickets available beginning July 8th for kids ages 5 and up.

 

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

Jul
19
Fri
2019
Enfield Public Library-Star Lab @ Enfield Public Library
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Visit Star Lab, a portable planetarium, as The Springfield Science Museum brings the universe to the Enfield Public Library on Friday, July 19th.   Star Lab brings a highly realistic view of the wonders of the night sky. The 10:00 am and 10:45 sessions are for kids ages 4 and 5.  The 11:30 am and 1:15 pm sessions are for kids ages 6-9. The 2:15 session is for kids ages 9 and up. Each session is specifically designed for each age group. In order to accommodate more kids, adults are not able to participate. Registration begins on Monday, July 8th.

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .

SUMMER LUNCH BUNCH @ St Patrick's Hall
Jul 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:45 pm


Summer Lunch Bunch provides free lunches for children up to age 18 when school ends through the third week of August. Free lunches are available for parents who attend with their children. Special enrichment and literacy activities are provided for children from 11:00 am to 11:50 am; and lunch is served from noon to 12:45 daily. (closed on July 4th and 5th)

Summer Lunch Bunch also includes a Parent Information Center supported by local community service providers. This USDA sponsored program is located at St. Patrick’s Hall in Thompsonville and available to all Enfield families.

Jul
20
Sat
2019
Enfield Public Library-50th Anniversary of the Moon Walk Celebration @ Enfield Public Library
Jul 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Can you make an oreo cookie look like the phases of the moon? Join us at the Enfield Public Library on Saturday, July 20th at 10:00 am as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Walk.

Listen to a story, make a moon craft, have a snack and watch the moon walk on the big screen. Drop-in for this fun, family event.

 

 

 

 

Please call the library at 860-763-7518 or 860-763-7512 for more details or visit the library’s website: www.enfieldpubliclibrary.org .