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Knit @ WPL

Tuesday, May 17th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
knitting needles and yarn
All are invited to join the fun. Meet other knitters, trade patterns, learn, and have fun! Beginners are welcome and are encouraged to register in advance.
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Girl Rising: Film and Discussion

Tuesday, May 17th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Girl Rising movie poster
Cosponsored by Connecticut National Organization For Women (CT NOW)

Educating girls can break cycles of poverty in just one generation, yet millions of girls aren’t in school. In this fabulous film from Academy Award-nominated director Richard E. Robbins, viewers get to know nine unforgettable girls living in the developing world: ordinary girls who confront tremendous challenges and overcome nearly impossible odds to pursue their dreams. Prize-winning authors put the girls’ remarkable stories into words, and renowned actors give them voice. The film journeys around the globe to witness the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. Register

Cooking, Baking, & Garnishing with Herbs & Edible Flowers

Monday, May 16th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
herbs
Gini Mita will present this program on cooking, baking and garnishing with fresh herbs and edible flowers that are grown in the home garden. She will provide a short introduction to growing culinary herbs and how to find places in your yard that suitable for herb cultivation. Gini has experience giving presentations to garden clubs throughout the state. Register

First-Time Home Buyers Information Seminar

Wednesday, May 11th at 6:30 p.m. in the Collins Room
For Sale sign
Representatives from Seasons Federal Credit Union will present information relevant to first time home buyers. Find out about the mortgage qualification process, minimum credit score requirements, preapproval vs pre-qualification, and all the details that are important when buying a home. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Teen Event: May the 4th be with You

Wednesday, May 4th at 3:00 pm in the Teen Area
Star Wars: May the 4th Be With You
Celebrate fandom on Star Wars Day, the official Star Wars holiday! Join other Star Wars fans and create your favorite characters out of Perler Beads, plastic fusible beads. Choose from Leia, BB-8, Yoda, Boba Fett, Darth Vader, Ewoks, and more! Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Knit @ WPL

Tuesday, May 3rd, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
yarn and knitting needles
All are invited to join the fun. Meet other knitters, trade patterns, learn, and have fun! Beginners are welcome and are encouraged to register in advance.

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