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Wii Guitar Hero

Wednesday, September 7th, 3:15-4:30 p.m. in the Collins Room

Are you a guitar hero? Come and show us your skills. Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Prize awarded to the winner. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Library Web Site Down Beginning Saturday, August 27th

The Library's web site will be unavailable beginning in the evening of Saturday, August 27th. Depending on the extent of the storm, we hope to have our web site restored on Monday, August 29th. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Dessert With a Doc: Learning About Lyme Disease

Tuesday, September 6th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

A discussion of the basics of Lyme Disease will be led by Midstate Medical Center’s Jay Humphrey, PA-C. The diagnosis, symptoms, treatment, and precautions to prevent infection will be covered in the program. A healthy dessert will be provided. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

NEW Mystery Book Club

Tuesday, September 6: The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie
3:00 p.m.
Collins Room

The Library is starting a new book club for all you mystery lovers out there. We will kick things off with a series entitled “The Golden Age of Mystery” featuring four mystery novels by the grand dames of the British Golden Age. Each of the discussions will take place at 3:00 p.m. in the Charlotte Collins Meeting Room; Dr. Carole Shmurak facilitating. Refreshments will be served.
Here's the rest of the schedule:
October 4 Strong Poison by Dorothy Sayers
November 1 A Shilling for Candles by Josephine Tey
December 6 Dancers in Mourning by Margery Allingham

Holiday Closing

The Library will be closed on Monday, January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, January 17th.

The Bookseller will also be closed Monday, January 16th and will resume regular hours on Wednesday, January 18th.

e-Books @ Your Library

Monday, August 29th at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room

All you need is your library card and your e-reader to gain access to hundreds of free e-books from the Library’s catalog. Join us for an interactive demonstration and learn how to checkout and download e-books from the library’s website. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

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