SATURDAY, JAN. 13
CREATE YOUR STORYBOOK ADVENTURE FOR FAMILIES. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Children will enjoy book-readings with a variety of children’s authors including local author Donna LeBlanc, storytellers from the Bristol Public Library and more. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. $10 per person. Members and children under 1, free. (860) 314-1400. www.ImagineNation.org
NATIONAL RUBBER DUCKY DAY. All day. Color and craft many rubber ducky creations. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. www.BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7787 ext. 6.
ST. PAUL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL PLACEMENT EXAM. 7:45 a.m. For prospective grade 9 and grade 10 students. There also will be a financial assistance information session. St. Paul Catholic High School, 1001 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Pre-register. www.spchs.com. Placement exam, $25. (860)584-0911, ext 34, firstname.lastname@example.org
SUNDAY, JAN. 14
POKEMON CLUB. 2 to 3:30 p.m. Come to the library and join. Crafts and fun. Find Pokémon characters, test your Pokémon knowledge, and explore Pokémon books. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. www.BristolLib.com. (860) 584-7787, ext. 6.
READ TO A FRIENDLY DOG. 2 to 3 p.m. Practice reading aloud to a dog. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. www.BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7787, ext. 6.
MONDAY, JAN. 15
CELEBRATE DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Explore Dr. King’s vision of a world without limitations. Share your dreams and visions and participate in a variety of special workshops throughout the day in the Museum Studios. Children create their own sign of freedom and participate in a Peace March at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Imagine Nation, 1 Pleasant St., Bristol. $10 per person. Imagine Nation members and children under 1 are free. www.ImagineNation.org
TUESDAY, JAN. 16
APPRECIATE A DRAGON DAY. All day. Color and draw your own dragon and check out a dragon book, too. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Free. www.BristolLib.com, (860) 584-7787, ext. 6.
KIDS FREE MUSIC WORKSHOP AND KID’S OPEN MIKE. Sundays, 2 to 6 p.m. Provided piano, amp, P.A., mikes, drums, organ, music stands. T-Salon Café, 245 Main St., Bristol. (860) 584-0448.
KIDS CLUBS, JR AND SR HIGH YOUTH GROUPS. Thursdays, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Games, Bible stories, events, snacks. All denominations welcome. Grace Baptist Church, 736 King St., Bristol. Free. (860) 582-3840. Ask for Jane or Bonnie.
TODDLER STORY TIME. Tuesdays at 9 a.m. For children ages 1 and 2. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. (860) 584-7790.
PRESCHOOL STORY TIME. Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at 9 a.m. For children ages 3 to 5. Manross Memorial Library, 260 Central St., Forestville. (860) 584-7790.
TEEN DROP IN NIGHTS. First and third Thursday of each month. 7 to 9 p.m. Chapter 126, 47 Upson St., Bristol. Open to all people with physical and/or cognitive challenges ages 13 to 20.