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Cooking Demonstration

Monday, July 9th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Chef NievesEfrain Nieves, chef and owner of Tata’s Restaurant, will demonstrate some of his favorite recipes. This program is in support of the teen summer reading program, Teen Cuisine, and the adult summer reading program, Read ‘Em and Eat.

Participants will learn how Chef Nieves began his restaurant career and how Caribbean and Latin American influences have shaped his cuisine. Samples will be served, and a variety of cookbooks from the library’s collection will be on display and available to check out. Seating is limited. Teenagers and adults interested in attending must register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Cookie Bake-Off

Open to all readers in grades 6 through adult. Bakers should bring one dozen home-made cookies to the Library's Information Desk by 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25th. No store bought dough allowed! The winner will be announced on Thursday, July 26th at 6:30 p.m. Stop by and sample the entries while they last! The winner will be featured on a "READ" poster and win a gift certificate to the Book Seller. You do not need to be present to win. Download an entry form or pick one up at the Information Desk. Good luck!

Explore the Sky

Wednesday, June 27th at 8:45 p.m. (rescheduled due to cloud cover)

Choate Rosemary Hall science teacher Doug Wolff will show us the planets and constellations of the summer sky at the school’s observatory. Meet at the parking lot on Rosemary Lane, off of Christian St.

Holiday Closing

The Library will be closed on Wednesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. Regular hours resume Thursday, July 5th.

New Museum Pass

Check out our newest museum pass to Stepping Stones Museum in Norwalk. The pass allows 1 free admission with 1 paid admission. Stepping Stones is a great place for kids, with over 100 hands-on activities. Visit our museum passes page or call us at (203)265-6754 for more information or to reserve a pass.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Safe House

Safe House movie posterFriday, June 29th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Tobin Frost, one of the CIA's most dangerous traitors, resurfaces in South Africa after eluding capture for almost a decade. During his interrogation, the safe house he's being held in is attacked by brutal mercenaries, forcing rookie agent Matt Weston to take the infamous Frost on the run. As the masterful manipulator toys with his reluctant protege, shaking the young operative's morality and idealism, the unlikely allies must fight to stay alive long enough to uncover who wants them dead. Rated R.

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