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Wednesday, June 23rd at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
All are invited to attend and learn about becoming a host family for a student from another country.
Terra Lingua USA is a U.S. Department of State designated Exchange Visitor Program sponsor. It is a not-for-profit, educational organization dedicated to promoting language education and international understanding by providing family homestay immersion experiences.
This program is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the library at 203-265-6754.
The Information Desk is here to answer your questions in person, by phone, by e-mail, and now by SMS text message. Reach us at (203)903-8447 anytime the Library is open. This number is for text messaging only. However a voice call will be forwarded to the Library's main phone number if you use our texting number.
Join us this summer for fun summer reading programs for adults, teens, and children. There will be opportunities to win great prizes just for indulging in the joy of reading. Stop at the Information Desks or take a look at our latest newsletter for complete details.
Friday, June 18th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
With unflappable cool and surprising gentleness, Denzel Washington strides a bleak and barren world in The Book of Eli. Eli is headed west, but on the way, he passes devastation and squalor, and occasionally he must mete out some devastation of his own with a sharp blade. Rated: R
Thursday, June 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
Copies of the book are available from the Information Desk on a first-come-first-served basis or by reserving through our catalog. All are welcome for conversation and refreshments. Our informal book discussion group meets on the third Thursday of each month. No registration is necessary.
Friday, June 11th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Martin Scorsese puts Leonardo DiCaprio through the wringer again in Shutter Island, a gothic adaptation of Dennis Lehane's novel. Rated: R