Play Group
Fridays, 10am to noon for all ages.
Want to meet other parents and kids?
New to town? Come to Play-Group, offered to care-givers and children.
No registration required — just drop in.
We are at 61 Ffyler Place during renovations on the library. For further information please call Wendy Taylor at 668-3896.


Baby Rhyme Time
Friday mornings at 10:30am
Infant to age 2

Books, songs, rhymes and fun!
No registration required, just drop in.
For further information
call Wendy Taylor at 860-668-3896.


Yoga for Kids
Thursday, May 25 at 10:30am
Kids ages 2-5

Yoga instructor Lisa Katz is running this four week program. Come wearing comfy clothes and get ready for a lively, playful and healthful morning. Classes run about 45 minutes. Come join in the fun! Register at online or call the library at 860-668-3896.


Infant Massage
Tuesday, May 30, June 6 & June 13 at 10:15am
Kent Memorial Library is offering infant massage classes with Certified Child Life Specialist Jacqueline Ingram on Tuesday mornings, May 30, June 6 &  June 13 at 10:15am. Would you like to learn to massage your baby? Come enjoy this four week series for babies and parents, taught by Jacqueline Ingram, certified educator of infant massage, CCLS. Massage helps infant sleep patterns, helps reduces stress, and strengthens parent-baby bonding. Each class lasts an hour. Be sure to bring a cozy blanket for baby to lie on. Register online at or call the library at 860-668-3896.

Cartooning with Rick Stromoski
June 10 at 10:30am
Kids ages 6 – 12
Kids ages 6-12 are invited to Kent Memorial Library to cartoon with syndicated cartoonist Rick Stromoski on Saturday, June 10 at 10:30am. Once a month, Soup 2 Nutz cartoonist and Suffield resident Rick Stromoski will be available to instruct beginners on the secret to cartooning (please only sign up once a season.) Bring a pad of paper and pencil, and come have fun! Registration is limited.

Practice Reading – To A Dog!
Allan’s Angels Certified Therapy Dog Team
June 17
between 10:30 and 11:30am.
Working on your reading? Feeling a bit shy about reading?  Come read to a certified dog (you can bring a book or pick one out here). All dogs have been trained, tested and certified for therapy work. Individual reading sessions last 15 minutes and are at 10:30am, 10:45am, 11:00am and 11:15am.  For further information please contact Wendy Taylor at 860-668-3896.


You can register for this program online (, or, call the library at 860 668-3896.

This program is funded by the Friends of Kent Memorial Library.