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Author Event: Sichan Siv

Thursday, July 24th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Sichan SivSichan Siv’s new novel, Golden State, is a political thriller about a president weakened by scandals who must rely on a Texas cowboy to curb the powerful leaders before they destroy each other and the entire planet. Mr. Siv served as a U.S. ambassador to the U.N. from 2001 to 2006 and is the author of Golden Bones: An Extraordinary Journey from Hell in Cambodia to a New Life in America. Signed copies of his books will be available for purchase at the conclusion of the program. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Monday Matinee: The Princess Bride

Princess Bride movie posterMonday, July 21st at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Enjoy favorite films in the cool comfort of the Library. Bring the whole family!

The Princess Bride offers a tongue-in-cheek fairy tale depicting stable boy-turned-pirate Westley's journey to rescue Buttercup (Robin Wright), his true love, away from the evil prince (Chris Sarandon), whom she had agreed to marry five years after learning of what she had believed to be news of Westley's death. Rated PG.

Introduction to PowerPoint 2013

PowerPoint logoFriday, July 25th at 2:00 p.m. in the Board Room

Learn how to create and modify a slideshow, as well as add graphics and animations. Seating is limited. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Pop Art Workshop

cereal box collageWednesday, July 16th at 3:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

Create a Pop Art collage out of a cereal box with “epic” artist Michael Albert. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Monday Matinee: Jaws

Jaws movie posterMonday, July 14th at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Enjoy favorite films in the cool comfort of the Library!

Based on Peter Benchley's best-selling novel, Steven Spielberg's 1975 shark saga set the standard for the New Hollywood popcorn blockbuster while frightening millions of moviegoers out of the water. Rated PG.

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