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Holiday Closings
The Library will be closed on Sunday, April 8th in observance of Easter. The Library will resume regular hours Monday, April 9th.

Valentine Sweets Workshop

Thursday, February 9th from 6:30-7:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

candy PosterCome and make some sweets for your Valentine! We will be creating, decorating and wrapping yummy treats. All materials provided. Be sure to bring your sweet tooth! Advisory: some of the recipes include peanut butter. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register to ensure that we have enough materials. Online Registration or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Thursday Night book Club: A Reliable Wife by Robert Goolrick

Thursday, January 19th, 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

The Reliable Wife posterHe placed a notice in a Chicago paper, an advertisement for "a reliable wife." She responded, saying that she was "a simple, honest woman." She was, of course, anything but honest, and the only simple thing about her was her single-minded determination to marry this man and then kill him, slowly and carefully, leaving her a wealthy widow, able to take care of the one she truly loved.

Ask for a copy from the Information Desk and come to the discussion. Refreshments will be served.

Anime Night

Thursday , January 12th 6:30-8:00 in the Community Room

Anime Night

Calling all manga and anime fans! Join us for an evening with Black Butler. Tempura competition with prizes for the winner! Bring your friends. Sure to be a great time. Open to all Teens in grades 6-12.

RPG Brigade

Wednesday, February 8th from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

dndCalling all gamers! Join is for an informal open play session. Bring your friends. Open to all Teens in grades 6-12. Beginners welcome.

Connecticut's Changing Landscape and Its Impact on Wildlife

Thursday, December 8th at 6:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

Travel back in time with Tom Guerin and learn how the land-use choices made by various Connecticut populations from Native Americans and European colonists to present-day residents have had an impact on Connecticut's landscape and wildlife. Hands-on exploration of pelts, skulls and tracks will be presented. Tom Guerin has been involved with DEP Wildlife Division's Master Wildlife Conservationist Program (MWCP) since its inception in 2002.

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