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The Library will be closed on Monday, July 5th in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, July 6th.
Additionally, the Library will be closed on Saturdays throughout the summer. The Book Seller hours have also changed. Their summer hours are Mondays, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Wednesdays, 1:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Fridays, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday, July 2nd at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Hot Tub Time Machine hits the bull's-eye: it's a rude, crude comedy with enough smarts and emotional sweetness to make it completely entertaining.
Friday, June 25th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Inspired by the classic Universal film that launched a legacy of horror, The Wolfman brings the myth of a cursed man back to its iconic origins. Rated: R.
Tuesday, June 29th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Join us for an evening of poems and poetic insight by Kim Bridgford. Ms Bridgford is the author of four collections of poetry: Undone, nominated for the Pulitzer Prize; Instead of Maps, nominated for the Poet’s Prize; In the Extreme: Sonnets about World Records, winner of the Donald Justice Prize; and Take-Out: Sonnets about Fortune Cookies, forthcoming from David Robert Books. She is currently working on a three-book poetry/photography project with visual artist Jo Yarrington, focusing on journey and sacred space in Iceland, Venezuela, and Bhutan.
A former Connecticut Professor of the Year and a two-time nominee for U.S. Professor of the Year, she was the 2007 Connecticut Touring Poet. She is also the founder of The Mezzo Cammin Women Poets Timeline Project, which will eventually be the largest database of women poets in the world, and was launched at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington on March 27, 2010.
In August 2010 she will become the new director of the West Chester University Poetry Center and the West Chester University Poetry Conference.
All are welcome and refreshments will be served. Please register in person, online, or by phone at (203)265-6754.
We have a 6 month trial of Morningstar Investment Research Center. It contains comprehensive financial information on stocks and mutual funds as well as expert analyst reports. You may enter the database by clicking the Morningstar link under Business and Investment Information on our Online Resources page.
Please let us know what you think of Morningstar Investment Research Center, either in the comments of our home page or our Facebook page, by phone at (203)265-6754, or in person at the Information Desk. Your feedback will help us decide whether to add Morningstar permanently.
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.