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Story Shoes

Tuesday, May 22 from 6:30-8 pm in the Meeting Room “Story Shoes”invites participants to express their unique life story using three-dimensional collage and creative writing. Paula Brinkman, local artist and PeaceLove Creator, will lead this workshop for adults. Please register.

Orchids of Puerto Rico and El Yunque

Saturday, May 5th at 10:00am in the Meeting Room. Will Wilson, a high school junior and orchid prodigy, will give a talk and slideshow about the orchids in El Yunque, the only rain forest in North America. Will has immersed himself in the world of orchids since the age of 12, and will be pursuing...

Make a Mosaic Flower Pot

Monday, May 14th from 4:30 to 6:00 in the Meeting Room. Katie Stevenson will teach us to make a fanciful, decorative mosaic flower pot!  We will use a variety of tiles, sea glass, shells, glass drops, and more; applied with an adhesive white grout. 6″ diameter terra cotta pots and materials will be supplied. Plastic...

Make a Cushy Nine-Patch Pillow

April 19th from 5:30 sharp to 7:00. Jeannine will teach us to make a pretty pillow, with all supplies included for a $5.00 materials fee. Be sure to register, as space is limited. Adults and teens.

Passport to Connecticut Libraries

Passport to Connecticut Libraries

Contest Dates: April 2nd – 30th. Enter for a chance to win a Visa gift card up to $150. Libraries all over Connecticut are participating in this exciting program to make people of all ages aware of the power of your library card. Take your card and Passport to at least five libraries on the...

Mark Schenker Lectures on “The Maltese Falcon”

Thursday, May 24th at 7:00 in the Meeting Room. Dr. Schenker of Yale College will give a talk about one of his favorite books/movies. Come to learn, then go see the film at Edmond Town Hall on May 31st. Please register for the talk.

ArtScapades:”20th Century Renaissance: From the South to Harlem”

ArtScapades:”20th Century Renaissance: From the South to Harlem”

Tuesday, April 24th at 6:30 in the Meeting Room. ArtScapades delves into the lives and work of four American artists who depicted the African-American experience: Horace Pippin, William H. Johnson, Romare Bearden (above), and Jacob Lawrence. Wine and cheese and cookies. Please register.

Make a Ribbon Pendant Necklace

Wednesday, May 2nd at 4:30 in the Meeting Room. Mother’s Day is coming! Or, you could make one for your own sweet self. All supplies included for a $5 materials fee. Please register.

Save the Date! April 28th

Saturday, April 28th, 6-10pm Join the fun at the library’s Spring fundraising event!  For details, check out the flyer here.  Tickets are available through Eventbrite