Gunn Memorial Library in Washington will offer a variety of programs in the coming days.

Joseph Montebello will conduct an in-depth interview with Wally Wood, author of "Getting Oriented: A Novel About Japan," Feb. 23 at 6:30 p.m.

A March 1 snow date is set.

For more information about Mr. Wood, visit

Winter story hours are available for children.

Offerings will include Two's Time story hour for 2-year-olds Fridays at 10:30 a.m. and Book Buddies story hour for children aged 3-4 Fridays at 1:30 p.m., both running from Feb. 3 through March 30, and Story Craft for school-aged children Tuesdays at 3:30 p.m. from Jan. 31 through April 3 for students in kindergarten and first grade and Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. from Feb. 2 through April 5 for students in second and third grade.

Transportation will be available for Story Craft programs.

Saturday afternoon family programs will include a snowflake workshop Feb. 4, a Valentine-making workshop Feb. 11, a birdseed heart-making workshop Feb. 18 and a catapult and princess hat workshop Feb. 25, all at 1 p.m.

Registration is required by calling the junior library at 860-868-2310 or emailing

For more information and registration for adult programs, call 860-868-7586. For additional information about kids' events, call 860-868-2310.