Programs at the Case Memorial Library are free (except as noted for materials charges) and open to the public. Library hours are as follows: Monday and Thursday 10-8; Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday 10-5; Saturday 10-4. The Library will be closed on Thursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27 in observance of Thanksgiving.
Registration is highly recommended for all Library events.
Come to our weekly storytimes to have fun, meet new friends, and set your child on the path to lifelong learning!
Our lapsit storytimes are for babies and toddlers up to 24 months and feature nursery rhymes, music, and movement. Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. Visit casememoriallibrary.org/events for upcoming dates.
Our 2-year-old storytimes feature storytelling, music, and movement. Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. Visit casememoriallibrary.org/events for upcoming dates.
Three to Five-Year-Old Storytime
Our 3 to 5-year-old storytimes feature storytelling, rhymes, finger plays, and a craft activity. Mondays at 4 p.m. Visit casememoriallibrary.org/events for upcoming dates.
Events for Children
Hampstead Stage Presents: The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe
Monday, December 14, 4:30 p.m.
Join us for a live production based on C.S. Lewis’ timeless classic. Step into the wardrobe and enter Narnia, a snowy world laced with fantasy. For children ages 5 and up.
Holiday Teddy Bear Storytime
Monday, December 21, 6:30 p.m.
Bring your bear or favorite stuffed animal. For children ages 2-5.
Monday, February 1, 6:30 p.m.
Join Children’s Librarian Helena Estes for a discussion of The One and Only Ivan by Katherine Applegate. For children in grades 4-6. Check for copies at the Children’s Circulation Desk.
Thursday, February 18, 6:30 p.m.
Join Children’s Librarian Gina Monti for a discussion of Liesl and Po by Lauren Oliver. For children in grades 4-6. Check for copies at the Children’s Circulation Desk.
Events for Teens
Book Chat Café
Tuesday, December 15, 2:15 p.m.
Held in the Amity Middle School Media Center for teens who love to read and share their opinions over refreshments. Please see Ms. Leibrock.
Events for Adults
British Academy Film Award Film Series
Registration is highly recommended for all films. Seating is limited. Registration opens three weeks in advance of the screening date.
Monday, December 7, 7 p.m. & Wednesday, December 9, 1 p.m.
When Louis Bloom, a driven man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran. Nominations: Leading Actor, Original Screenplay, Editing. 117 min. R
The Bookcase: Evening Book Discussion Group
Thursday, December 10, 7 p.m.
Join Bookcase leader Toby Zabinski for a discussion of Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger. Copies are available at the Circulation Desk.
Art in the Library
November: Watercolors by students of Audrey Galer.
December: Watercolors by Harriet Lattanzi. Reception: December 10, 5-7 p.m.