September 23, 2022

Milford Library Lines

The Milford Public Library Children’s Department is offering the following programs in the coming weeks. To register for one of these programs, visit the children’s page on

A new session of Spring Storytimes will take place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from May 10 to June 16. Registration begins April 25.

Tuesday or Thursday, from 10:15 a.m., for toddlers and crawlers. Tuesday or Thursday, from 11:15 a.m., is reserved for ages 3 and up.

Registration will be compulsory and places will be very limited. Walk-ins cannot be guaranteed a place.

Please register for one session only. Siblings are always welcome. Your registration reserves your place for the entire six-week session. Due to demand, if more than two hours of the story are missed over the six weeks, your spot may be assigned to a family on the waiting list.

Wednesday night mashup

This program will be April 6 for students in kindergarten to grade 2 and April 27 for students in grades 3 to 5. Both run from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. The program combines a small book club, a dash of arts and crafts and a dash of creativity.

Earth Day-to-Go: Turtle Planters

These Take & Makes will be available from April 18.

Earth Day-to-Stay Programs

Kids can stay and decorate a bag of books on April 20 at 2:30 p.m. This is for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade. Registration begins April 4 and is mandatory.

Family movie night

Encanto will be the featured film on April 22. The movie starts at 1:30 p.m. Encanto focuses on the Madrigals, who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia, in a magical house, in a bustling city, in a wonderful and charming place called an Encanto. The magic of the Encanto blessed each child in the family with a unique gift, all but one child, Mirabel. But when she discovers that the magic surrounding the Encanto is in danger, Mirabel decides that she, the only ordinary madrigal, might just be her exceptional family’s last hope.

Celebrate Poetry Month

The library will host a celebration of poetry on April 23 at 11 a.m. The event will feature animal character poems with Milford Poet Laureate Joan Glass. Glass will guide children from kindergarten to grade 5 in writing original poems. Registration required.