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Life Choice Donor Service Presentation

Life Choice Quilt

Wednesday September 18, 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Please join us for an informative presentation about the types of organ and tissue donation and how the process works. The program is hosted by LifeChoice Donor Services, Inc., the federally designated, non-profit organ procurement organization (OPO) for six counties in Connecticut and three counties in Western Massachusetts.

Throughout the month of September, the Life Choice Donor Services' family quilt will be on display in the front lobby.

Lunch and Learn: Cooking Healthy on a Tight Budget!

Healthy Living

Monday September 23, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

This cooking demonstration by a Masonicare chef will inspire you to prepare a balanced meal on a budget- dessert included! See how far your dollars can go when creating delicious and nutritious meals. A complimentary lunch will be served after the presentation.

This program is cosponsored by Masonicare.

Advance registration is required before September 16th. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Make Your Own Candy Necklace

Candy Necklace

Thursday September 19, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Who doesn't love candy necklaces? Make your own edible jewelry! We will supply everything you need, just bring our creativity and a sweet tooth!

Open to all Teens in grades 6-12. Please register in advance online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Saturday Mornings with Poetry

Poetry

Saturday September 14, 9:45 a.m. in the Collins Room

This season our poetry group will be meeting on Saturday mornings at 9:45 a.m. once per month and Wednesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. once per month. Please refer to the complete schedule here. All poetry enthusiasts are welcome to attend and join in a supportive environment designed to foster imaginative and creative poetic interpretations.

Please note the following poetry programs: Thursday, September 12 at 7:00 p.m. An Evening of Frost
Wednesday, October 9 at 7:00 p.m. Jonas Zdanys: Translations

An Evening of Frost

Thursday, September 12 at 7:00 pm in the Community Room

Learn more about American poet Robert Frost as actor Stephen Collins presents an entertaining and informative evening on the man and his poetry.

The performance begins with a short biographical introduction to Robert Frost's life and moves into an open discussion of Frost's poetry, including the poems mentioned below.

Featuring:

  • A Tuft of Flowers
  • Mending Wall
  • Birches
  • After Apple Picking
  • Desert Places
  • Acquainted with the Night

Copies of the poems are available here.

Please register in advance online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Read 'Em and Eat Finale: A History of Connecticut Food

Monday September 9th, 7:00pm in the Community Room

Co-authors Eric Lehman and Amy Nawrocki will present their book "A History of Connecticut Food." This program will serve as the conclusion of our adult summer reading program, "Read 'Em and Eat." Prizes and grand prize drawing will take place at the conclusion of the program.

Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

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