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Due to inclement weather, tonight's viewing of the Perseids meteor shower has been canceled.
Monday, August 18th at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room
Now showing favorite films...in the cool comfort of our air-conditioned Community Room. All are welcome, no registration required!
Nominated for several Oscars, Some Like It Hot ended up the biggest moneymaking comedy up to 1959. Full of hilarious set pieces and movie in-jokes, it has not tarnished with time and in fact seems to get better with each passing year. Not rated.
Tuesday, August 19th, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Board Room
Learn about volunteer opportunities with Literacy Volunteers of Meriden/Wallingford. Literacy Volunteers provides tutors to adult students with the goal of 100 percent literacy. Volunteers must be at least 17 years old, have a valid telephone number and address, be able to read, write and speak the English language well enough to communicate clearly both orally and in written form, and complete the Literacy Volunteers tutor training course for Basic Literacy and/or ESL tutoring. More information will be available at the meeting. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Love biographies? Mad for memoirs? Interested in a biography book discussion group? We'd like to hear from you. Please take our survey. Your feedback is greatly appreciated!
Tonight's Ask the Tech Guru workshop has been canceled. Please join us next Monday, August 11th for answers to all of your technology questions.
Friday, August 22nd, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. in the Community Room
For all ages
Make a butterfly craft, have your picture taken as a butterfly, and get all of your questions answered at this drop-in program. We will also have monarch caterpillars, chrysalids, and (if we are very lucky) butterflies on hand for you to see up close!
Please note, you do not need to be here right at 10:00 a.m. for this program, you may stop in at any time and stay as long as you’d like!