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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.

Now Open Saturdays

Visit us on Saturdays starting September 7th. The Main Library is open 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The Yalesville Branch is open 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Ten Secrets Teens (and Their Parents) Should Know Before Applying to College

College Success Plan

Tuesday October 8th, 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the Charlotte Collins Room

Did you know that only 36% of today’s college students graduate from college within four years? Did you know that the cost of college is continuing to grow at three times the rate of inflation? In this two hour seminar, Annette Bosley-Boyce, Director of Career Services at Albertus Magnus College and author of The College Success Plan, will explain the facts, tips, and strategies to help teens (and their parents) develop a realistic and beneficial plan for college—one that inspires them to set goals for themselves on career planning and college financing. If you have a teen in the family preparing for college, then you don't want to miss this highly interactive seminar!

Registration is required and seats are limited. You may register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Anime Night: Soul Eater

Soul Eater

Thursday October 10th, 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Get ready for Halloween with this freaky anime based on the manga series of the same name by Atsushi Ōkubo. Complete with witches, zombies, and the Grim Reaper! Students at the Death Weapon Meister Academy must collect the souls of 99 evil humans and one witch.

You may register online or by phone at (203)265-6754. Open to all Teens in grades 6-12. New members are always welcome and as always there will be samples of Japanese cuisine.

Dessert with a Doc: Surgical Management of Hernia

Wednesday, October 16th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Join us to learn about the advances in minimally invasive preocedures that will help you get back to your everyday activities faster. This program is cosponsored by MidState Medical Center and is free and open to the public. You may register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

One-on-one Computer Tutoring

Individual computer tutoring sessions now available Friday mornings from 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Each hour-long appointment gives individuals the opportunity to work with a volunteer and learn about topics such as email, online job applications, internet searching, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, or Excel. Beginners are encouraged to sign-up, no prior computer experience is necessary.

Additionally, we offer individual computer tutoring sessions on Wednesday and Thursday at 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. and Ask the Tech Guru drop-in sessions Monday evenings from 6:00-8:00.

To schedule an appointment, please call (203)265-6754 and specify your topic of interest.

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