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Thanksgiving Tea

Happy Thanksgiving

Friday November 22nd, 4:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Ages 3-10 (and grown-up guest)

Bring a canned good and give thanks at a special Thanksgiving tea. Dress up is optional; but if you like, come as your favorite Pilgrim, Native American, or turkey!

Tea and snacks will be served.

You may register in person in the Children's Library or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Guitar Hero: Beats for Bagels

Guitar Hero

Wednesday November 20th, 3:15 p.m. in the Community Room

Stop by after school and rock out on the Wii! All Participants will receive a coupon for a free bagel and drink courtesy of Bruegger’s Bagels!

Open to teens in grades 6-12. You may register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Man of Steel

Man of Steel

Friday November 15th, 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind.

Rated PG-13

Healthy Living

Healthy Living

Lunch and Learn: Common GI Problems

Tuesday November 19th, 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room

Please join us for an informative presentation by Dr. Jon Ernstoff that will highlight common GI problems and discuss various treatment options available for adults. Dr. Ernstoff will also offer some practical steps to maintaining gastrointestinal health as we age.

A Q&A period will be included in the program and a complimentary lunch will be served.

This program is cosponsored by Masonicare. Advance registration is required to guarantee a meal. Please register by November 13th. You may register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Alzheimer's Disease: Brain Imaging Research and Diagnosis

Friday November 22nd, 10:30 a.m. in the Charlotte Collins Meeting Room

Brain imaging plays a critical role in the early diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Learn about the latest research and innovations in neuroimaging tools and the development of medications with the potential of slowing disease progression.

Danna Jennings, M.D., Senior Clinical Research Director for the Institute for Neurodegenerative Disorders (IND) will present.

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

Holiday Closing

The Library will be closed Monday November 11th in observance of Veterans Day. Regular hours will resume Tuesday November 12th.

Make Your Own Leaf Lantern

Leaf Lantern

Thursday November 14th, 6:00 p.m. in the Charlotte Collins Meeting Room

Come and make a beautiful glowing Autumn Lantern. Learn about preserving leaves to make your own fall creations. Hot apple cider will be served.

Open to teens in Grades 6-12. Registration is required. You may register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

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