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SAT Preparation Seminar With Ellis Ratner

Thursday, September 13th, 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

Attention all high school students! Improve your SAT scores with a free test preparation seminar. The focus will be on effective and rapid vocabulary development as well as how to best approach the essay writing section of the exam. Learn effective time management, optimum approaches to critical reading, sentence improvement, and sentence error identification.

Ellis Ratner, a Juris Doctor from the University of Pennsylvania and co-author of several books will conduct this free workshop. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Reflexology Demonstration

Wednesday, September 19th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Reflexology is a therapeutic method of relieving pain by stimulating predefined pressure points on the feet and hands. Jo Li, owner of Foot Reflexology in Wallingford, will give a hands-on demonstration. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Dessert with a Doc: Take your Health to Heart

Tuesday, September 11th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Join us for a presentation by Catherine Rich, RN, on the risk factors of heart disease. Her presentation will include an explanation of how heart attack symptoms are different in men and women, and how healthier lifestyle choices can help prevent heart attacks.

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

Now Open Saturdays

Visit us on Saturdays starting September 8th. 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.

The Art & Artifice of Audio Book Narration

Thursday, September 13th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

George GuidallA very special evening with the reknowned George Guidall!

Mr. Guidall has recorded over 900 unabridged novels, bringing a consistent artistry to his readings and delighting listeners for over 20 years. He is the recipient of three Audie Awards (the industry’s equivalent of an Oscar) for excellence in audio book narration, and his 40-year acting career includes starring roles on Broadway, an Obie award for best performance Off-Broadway, and frequent television appearances. Thanks to Linda and Tom Morrissey for suggesting and supporting this program. Seating is limited. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Hidden Treasures of Korean Art and Modern Korea

Thursday, September 6th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

The Library welcomes the Korean Spirit and Culture Promotion Project for a program exploring the artistic and cultural achievements of Korea’s past and present. Two documentary films will be shown illustrating the artistic and cultural achievements of Korea’s past such as Hangul (Korean alphabet) and The Tripitaka Koreana; and Korea’s industrial achievements since the Korean War. Reenactment of a traditional Korean ceremony and refreshments will follow the showing of the films.

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

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