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Holiday Closing

The Library will be closed on Monday, November 12th in observance of Veterans Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, November 13th.

Science for Everyone! Meet Author Loree Griffin Burns

Friday, November 9th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Free tickets available in the Children’s Library
For children K and up and their grownups

Please join us as we welcome Loree Griffin Burns, distinguished writer of science books for kids.

Ms. Burns will offer and interactive program that will open young minds to the idea of science!

She is the author of Citizen Scientists, The Hive Detectives, and Tracking Trash, and books will be available for purchase at the program. Ms. Burns will be happy to autograph books following the program. This is a great way for kids to become more involved in the science all around them.

Single Stream Recycling Made Simple

Monday, November 5th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Learn the ins and outs of single stream recycling.

  • “Can plastic bags from the grocery store go in my bin?”
  • “What about pizza boxes?”

These and other questions will be answered following a short video that shows how all these materials are separated at the recycling facility. This program is presented with assistance from the Town’s Recycling Committee. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

The Book Seller Is Closed

The Book Seller is closed today, Tuesday, October 30th. It will be open 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 31st.

Intro To Social Networking Sites Rescheduled

The Intro To Social Networking Sites class scheduled for Tuesday, October 30th will be held on Tuesday, November 13th, 10:00-11:00 a.m. in the Collins Room. All previous registrants are already signed up. New registrants are welcome. This lecture-style class will cover the basics of Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

The Library Is Now Open and Our Phones Are Working

The Main Library and Yalesville Branch are open, and our phone service is restored. Thank you for your patience during this inconvenience.

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