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Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Recurring

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting, held in-person at the Essex Library on September 14 at 4:00 PM. Teens who are interested in having input on Young Adult aspects of the library can join Teen Advisory Board. Open to teens in Grades 7-12. Held at Essex Library. No registration required.

Louie Listens at Essex Library

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Essex: Louie Listens returns in-person at the Essex Library on February 9 at 5:00 PM. Children are invited to sign up for a time slot to read with local, licensed, therapy dog Louie the Labrador & his handler, Rebecca Russell. Open to children of all ages who wish to practice their reading skills. Registration required.

Free

STEAM Saturdays Series: Bouncy Balls

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

STEAM Saturdays series for kids continues with Bouncy Balls at the Essex Library on February 11 at 10:00 AM. Children are invited to explore how elastic polymers can be created using simple household ingredients. Participants will make bouncy balls to take home.

Free
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Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Countdown to College Series: Letter of Continued Interest Workshop (Gr. 10-12)

Essex Library: Letter of Continued Interest program, held via Zoom on February 16, at
7:00 PM. Kristie Schmidt, a professional writing consultant and college essay
coach, will highlight the importance of Letters of Continued Interest for waitlisted
or deferred college-bound teens, and give expert advice on how to write a strong
letter. Free and open to teens in grades 10-12. Registration required. Call 860-
767-1560 or e-mail staff.essexlib@gmail.com to register.

Free

STEAM Saturdays Series: Rainbows Paper

Essex Library 33 West Ave, Essex, CT

Essex: STEAM Saturdays series for kids continues with rainbow paper at the Essex
Library on February 18 at 10:00 AM. Children are invited to explore how light
reflects off surfaces by creating rainbow paper. Free and open to children in
kindergarten through grade 6. Registration required. Call 860-767-1560 to
register. Held in-person at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave.

Free
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Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Recurring

Teen Book Club

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

The first meeting of Teen Book Club (Gr. 7-12) is September 29 at 4 PM. This month we are reading The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes. Teen Book Club will meet the last Thursday of every month through the school year. Held at Essex Library. Call 860-767-1560 or pick up a copy of the book at the library to register.

Recurring

Teen TGIF

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Teen TGIF, held in-person at the Essex Library on September 30 from 3:30- 4:30 PM. Teens can come socialize and relax at the Essex Library. Open to all teens in Grades 7-12. Held at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave, in Essex. No registration required.

STEAM Saturdays Series: Un-poppable Bubbles

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Essex: STEAM Saturdays series for kids continues with un-poppable bubbles at the Essex Library on February 25, at 10:00 AM. Children are invited to explore how soap molecules are formed, and experiment with household ingredients to create bubbles that don’t pop. Free and open to children in kindergarten through grade 6. Registration required. Call 860-767-1560 to register. Held at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave.

Free
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Basic Principles of Photography Workshops with Richard Spearrin

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Essex Library: Free, two-part hands-on instruction on using camera features and basic elements of composition to take great photos. February 25 and March 11, 1:00-2:30, in person at Essex Library, 33 West Avenue, Essex. Registration required. RSVP: 860-767-1560 or visit https://www.youressexlibrary.org/

Free
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Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Recurring

Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Recurring

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting, held in-person at the Essex Library on September 14 at 4:00 PM. Teens who are interested in having input on Young Adult aspects of the library can join Teen Advisory Board. Open to teens in Grades 7-12. Held at Essex Library. No registration required.

Recurring

Basic Principles of Photography Workshops with Richard Spearrin

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Essex Library: Free, two-part hands-on instruction on using camera features and basic elements of composition to take great photos. February 25 and March 11, 1:00-2:30, in person at Essex Library, 33 West Avenue, Essex. Registration required. RSVP: 860-767-1560 or visit https://www.youressexlibrary.org/

Free
Recurring

Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Recurring

Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Recurring

Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Recurring

Teen Book Club

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

The first meeting of Teen Book Club (Gr. 7-12) is September 29 at 4 PM. This month we are reading The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes. Teen Book Club will meet the last Thursday of every month through the school year. Held at Essex Library. Call 860-767-1560 or pick up a copy of the book at the library to register.

Recurring

Teen TGIF

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Teen TGIF, held in-person at the Essex Library on September 30 from 3:30- 4:30 PM. Teens can come socialize and relax at the Essex Library. Open to all teens in Grades 7-12. Held at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave, in Essex. No registration required.

Recurring

Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Wiggle Worms Storytime

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

New weekly play-based music and movement story time for babies, toddlers, and their caregivers (ages 0-3). This story time will take place every Tuesday morning at 10:30 AM starting April 5. Held in-person in the program room at the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. RSVP at 860-767-1560.

Recurring

Sea Chanteys at The Gris

The Griswold Inn 36 Main Street, Essex, CT

FREE! Every Monday. 8:00pm - 11:00 pm Join us every Monday as the Jovial Crew brings the Tap Room to life with this old seafaring tradition, extremely popular today. "Jovial … Continue reading

Free
Recurring

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting

Essex Library 33 West Avenue, Essex, CT

Teen Advisory Board Informational Meeting, held in-person at the Essex Library on September 14 at 4:00 PM. Teens who are interested in having input on Young Adult aspects of the library can join Teen Advisory Board. Open to teens in Grades 7-12. Held at Essex Library. No registration required.

Contact Us



    Essex Board of Trade, Inc., P.O. Box 322
    Essex, CT 06426 or email Info@EssexCT.com