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. 

Jun
27
Thu
2019
PLAYcation Kit Distribution at Enfield Public Library @ Enfield Public Library Locations
Jun 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Enfield Plays On! will hold our Playful Idea of the Day again this summer during school vacation. Join the EnfieldPlaysOn! Facebook group and every morning a new, playful idea will pop up. As part of that program, KITE will be offering its free Summer Playcation Kit again this year, with supplies to complete many of the playful ideas. The main distribution of the Playcation Kits will happen on June 27th at the Central and Pearl Street libraries during their Summer Reading Program kickoff. Pearl Street distro begins at 10AM, Middle Rd begins at 9:30.

Kits are first come, first serve. While supplies last.

Summer Kick Off at the Enfield Public Library @ Enfield Public Library
Jun 27 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Kick off your summer at the Enfield Public Library on Thursday, June 27th with Jim Cruise as he presents Spoon Man is out of this World! Join us for an extraordinary performance that will have you laughing out loud. The Spoon Man gives a stirring performance. Everyone will eat him up. No bibs required. The “Spoon Man” has a totally clean act. He never uses dirty silverware. The “Spoon Man” will leave a lasting impression after playing on you (literally). It’s a spoonful of family fun. Don’t miss it! Pick up your free ticket for children ages 5 and up for either the 10:00 am or 11:30 am show beginning June 17th. Don’t forget to sign-up for the summer reading program “Universe of Stories” at the Enfield Public Library starting at 9:00 am or the Pearl Street Library starting at 10:00 am on Thursday June 27th. Sign-ups for summer reading continue until Tuesday, July 31st!

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

Jun
28
Fri
2019
SUMMER LUNCH BUNCH @ St Patrick's Hall
Jun 28 @ 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
1
Mon
2019
SUMMER LUNCH BUNCH @ St Patrick's Hall
Jul 1 @ 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
2
Tue
2019
PLAYground Tuesdays – Enfield Plays On! @ Various Locations
Jul 2 @ 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
3
Wed
2019
Enfield Public Library-Kids’ Only Bingo @ Enfield Public Library
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

On Wednesday, July 3rd @ 10:00 am children are invited to attend a ‘Kids’ Only’ Bingo for lots of fun, suspense and prizes.  This drop-in program is for children ages 5 and up who know how to play the game.  While you are at the library don’t forget to sign up for summer reading and help our rocket reach the moon.

 

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

 

 

Lisa Ellis

Enfield Public Library

Children’s Coordinator

860-763-7518

lellis@enfield.org

104 Middle Road

Enfield, CT 06082

Jul
5
Fri
2019
SUMMER LUNCH BUNCH @ St Patrick's Hall
Jul 5 @ 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
6
Sat
2019
4th of July Celebration @ Enfield Town Green
Jul 6 – Jul 7 all-day

Enfield Plays On! will be on the Town Green celebrating the 4th of July.  There will be three days of Community events and two days of Community tables on the green in front of the Enfield Town Hall including softball games, community tables, basketball tournaments, and shows on the Higgins green, near the children’s activity area! see website for details: https://enfieldcelebration.org/

Jul
8
Mon
2019
SUMMER LUNCH BUNCH @ St Patrick's Hall
Jul 8 @ 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 8 @ 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 .