Children’s Dept. offers free programs in Feb.

The Children’s Department at the Bristol Public Library offers free programs in February.

For information about the Children’s Department, programs, and more, call (860)584-7787, ext. 2021; visit; and like

Monday, Feb. 2, 2015 is the first of the winter/ spring story time and reading club session. There are story times and reading clubs for children 0 to 12 years old. Visit to pick the best time. Registration is not required, just come to the library and have fun.

Thursday, Feb. 12 at 10 a.m. Storyteller Meris Palmer visits to tell tales and stories. It is sponsored by the Bristol School Readiness Council.

On Sunday, Feb. 15 from 2 to 3:30 p.m., come to a “Frozen” party. Meet Elsa, make Frozen crafts, and play Frozen games. Children are encouraged to come dressed as their favorite “Frozen” character. The event is sponsored in part by Target.

On Saturday, Feb. 21 at 2 p.m., Huga Tuga, the magical sea creature, presents “Reading Rocks.” The goal of Huga Tuga Reading Rocks Live is very specific: To give children the highest quality literary enrichment experience ever. Visit for more information. The program is sponsored by Target.

On Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015 at 10 a.m., Mother Goose will visit the library to share rhymes and stories with her little friends. Children help Mother Goose perform the rhymes. The event is sponsored by the Bristol School Readiness Council.

On Thursday, Feb. 26 at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m., a llama visits the library to introduce children to the world of llamas. The llama comes from Country Quilts Llama Farm ( Pick the best time to visit. The llama visit is sponsored by the Bristol School Readiness Council.

On Saturday, Feb. 28, at 2 p.m., magician Steve Woyce presents a Winter Wonderland Magic Show.  Children will help the magician do magic tricks. Visit to find out more information. The program is appropriate for the whole family. It is sponsored by TARGET.