Brainerd Memorial Library
920 SAYBROOK ROAD, HADDAM, CT 06438     P:860.345.2204

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Sunny Train Concert! Our Summer Reading Kick-off will be held on:

Wednesday, June 27th at 6:30pm

Welcome aboard Sunny Train, Music in Locomotion! 

​Sunny Train inspires families and friends to sing, dance and play together! Sunny Train’s family music shows are loved by all ages. Providing the highest quality of interactive music entertainment, Sunny Train  performs a happy blend of original and traditional music. Sunny Train connects the community through song, yoga and hands on instruments for everyone to join the fun! Shake eggs, bang on drums, twirl hula hoops, explore yoga poses or play with the world’s biggest bubbles, Sunny Train is sure to delight!


Toddler Tunes! 10:30am June 14th, 21st, & 28th

For 1 to 3 years.

Toddler Tunes is a music and movement program for toddlers and their caregivers.  Join us to sing nursery rhymes, dance, make music, and read a simple story.  For children ages 1 to 3, but younger and older siblings are always welcome!  Bimonthly program on the Thursdays that Music with Margie is not held. No registration necessary.


~Spring Storytime & Crafts ~

Wednesday Sessions
10:30 to 11:15 am  Aged 2 & up

Stories, songs, finger plays, and crafts

May 30th, June 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th


New! Saturday Pre-School Storytime!

1st Saturday of Every Month: June 2nd 10:30 am

Can’t make preschool storytime during the week?  Join us the first Saturday of every month at 10:30 a.m. for stories, songs, finger plays, and crafts.  Ages 3 and up, but younger siblings always welcome.


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MUSIC WITH MARGIE: 10:30am

Will resume again in September!

Margie’s multi-sensory program uses items such as beanbags, scarves, puppets, or instruments.  Many Haddam children have grown up with Margie as she has been coming to Brainerd Library for 20 years.

Ages 2 to 6.


LEGO™ Group
Meets the 1st & 3rd  TUESDAY Each Month: June 6th & 20th

5:00 to 6:lego-blocks00 PM

Each session will have a unique theme! And 1 free build. Creations displayed until next session.
For ages 5 & up. No registration required.


Paws to Read: 3rd Saturdays: June 16th

Bring your favorite book and read to a certified therapy dog.  Dogs are great listeners!  Paws to Read is held the 3rd Saturday of every month – 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  For children & teens from Pre-K through 12th grade.  Registration is required as space is limited.  Call the Children’s Department to reserve your 15-minute time slot.


Come and Play with our great toys!  We have a puppet stage, kitchen set, and amazing Brio train table.  These additions to our Children’s Room were made possible by generous donations from the Reid Smith Memorial Fund.