Cos Cob Library | Upcoming Events Cos Cob Library Upcoming Events at Cos Cob Library. en-us 60 Read to Rosie and Otis <b>When:</b> Monday, October 27, 2014 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Cos Cob Library at Community Room<br><br>Rosie returns this October with a new friend, Otis and they're waiting to be read to by elementary school aged children who may be reluctant readers, shy readers, or even those afraid of dogs. We will have 4 fifteen minute slots available per dog. Please choose something to read when you come. Registration begins October 13th in person or call us at 203-622-6883 to reserve a spot! <br /> Children's Program By Special Request- Story hour for ages 4-9 <b>When:</b> Monday, October 27, 2014 - 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Cos Cob Library<br><br>Join retired kindergarten teacher Judy Berg as she reads specially chosen books for children able to sit and discuss longer picture book stories. Today we read books about Halloween! Don't miss this fun event. Registration is not necessary. For more information call 203-622-6883. Children's Program The Talk: How to Have the Awkward Conversation with Your Child <b>When:</b> Monday, October 27, 2014 - 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Cos Cob Library at Community Room<br><br>The Friends and Staff of the Cos Cob Library invite parents to an interactive workshop designed to help parents confront their fears or reservations about discussing "the birds and the bees" with their children. Topics include the appropriate time to have the conversation, the proper age, explaining body changes,and revealing your own experience/s. Glenn Wolff, LCSW, and local resident, will lead the discussion. Glenn is a psychotherapist in private practice in Stamford, specializing in the treatment of children, teens, and families. Please join us for what will surely be a lively, informative discussion. <br /> Adult Programs Spanish Storytime with Miss Myriam <b>When:</b> Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM<br><b>Where:</b> Cos Cob Library at Community Room<br><br>Drop-in weekly for storytime with your pre-schooler for some fun songs, rhymes,and books and learn some new Spanish words effortlessly! Children's Program Sit'n Stitch Knitting/Crocheting Group <b>When:</b> Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Cos Cob Library at Meeting Room<br><br> Come join the knitters as they work on individual projects or projects for the community. Knitters of all levels are welcome. Experienced knitters are always available to help beginners. The group meets weekly. <br /><br /> Adult Programs Registration for TODDLERTIME, BABY LAPSIT,PRE-SCHOOL STORYTIME <b>When:</b> Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - All Day<br><b>Where:</b> Cos Cob Library<br><br>Today is registration day. Please sign up for our Toddlertime sessions which will be held on Wednesday and Friday mornings at 10:30 a.m., our new Baby Lapsit session on Wednesdays at 1:15 p.m. (non-walkers only, infants to 12 months of age,) and our Pre-School Storytime (ages 2 1/2-5) which will be on Wednesdays at 3:45 p.m. <br />Phone call registration begins at 10 a.m. Preference will be given to Greenwich residents. Children's Program Animal Embassy - Spooktacular Animal Adventure! <b>When:</b> Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 3:45 PM - 4:45 PM<br><b>Where:</b> Cos Cob Library at Community Room<br><br>The Friends and Staff of the Cos Cob Library welcome Animal Embassy for a special Halloween program to see and discuss some animals that haunt our dreams, make our "skin crawl," and the hair stand up on the back of our necks! They'll discuss animals that are at home in swamps and in shadows and who prowl under the moonlit sky. We will learn about these animals and move from fear to respect to appreciation. Some animals we might meet include the Pink-toed Tarantula, an Emperor Scorpion, a Sinaloan Milk snake, and a Boa Constrictor. Come in costume but don't scare the animals! Call us at 203-622-6883 for further information. Children's Program