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Connecticut UFO Sightings & the UFO Investigative Process

Saturday, September 8th at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Did you know that New England and specifically Connecticut have been home to some of the most important UFO sightings in history? Find out more about these incredible events as well as many other unusual and well-documented UFO sightings from the Nutmeg State.

The lecturer for the afternoon will be William Shakalis, MLS- State Director of Mufon Connecticut Chapter. Founded in 1969, MUFON (Mutual UFO Network) is the largest and oldest UFO investigative organization in the United States, training UFO field investigators, organizing chapters, and educating the public about UFO phenomenon. “The purpose of MUFON is to resolve the mystery known as unidentified flying objects (UFOs) and all of its related ramifications in a scientific manner.

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

Author Event: Saloma Miller Furlong

Monday, August 27th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Meet the author of Why I Left the Amish: A Memoir. Salmona was featured in the American Experience program The Amish that aired February 28, 2011. Copies of her book will be available for purchase and signing. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: The Hunger Games

Hunger Games movie posterFriday, August 24th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the Capitol of the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. A twisted punishment for a past uprising and an ongoing government intimidation tactic, the Hunger Games are a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with one another until one survivor remains. Rated PG-13.

Dessert With a Doc: Advances in Joint Replacement Surgery-No Bones About It!

Wednesday, August 22nd at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Presented by Craig Foster, MD from MidState Medical Group Orthopedic Specialists. Join Dr. Foster for an overview of the advances in joint replacement surgery. Find out if the surgery is right for you and what the recovery process entails.

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

My Family History: A Genealogy Program

Monday, August 20th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room

Sylvia Guerin returns for a second genealogical research program called “Where Do I Go From Here?". More web sites and online resources, what steps to take next in researching, other documents and published materials, local libraries and their holdings including microfilm, published works and family genealogies will be featured. A question and answer session will follow the presentation. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

The Bat Lady

Tuesday, August 21st at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Gerri Griswold, aka The Bat Lady, will be bringing at least one bat to her presentation on these remarkable creatures.

Although bats have occupied our planet for fifty million years, they have only been seriously studied for the last six decades. A program on the biology, ecology, sonar and the cultural highs and devastating lows of these extraordinary creatures will be presented followed by a question and answer session.

Gerri Griswold is Director of Administration and Development at the White Memorial Conservation Center in Litchfield, Connecticut.

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