Category: Programs

Creative Calisthenics

Creative Calisthenics

Join PeaceLove instructor Paula Brinkman Saturday, November 23 at 2 pm in the library meeting room for a collaborative program of artistic expression. Dress for a mess, acrylic paints will be used. For ages 8 and up with an adult partner.  Register online.

Halloween Party and Costume Parade

Halloween Party and Costume Parade

Members of the Young Adult Council will host games and Halloween crafts in the meeting room this Friday, October 25th from 2:30-5:00 pm.  No registration is required but costumes are encouraged. For ages 3 and up.

Fall Cooking Class for Kids with an adult partner

Fall Cooking Class for Kids with an adult partner

Chef Sharon Martovich teaches how to bake and roast seasonal dishes on  Saturday November 9 at 2 pm in the library meeting room.  Children ages 7-10 along with an adult partner will make baked fish or chicken fingers, roasted butternut squash and apple pie punch. 

Jigsaw Puzzle Contest

Sunday, November 24th from 1-5:00, or whenever one team wins. Try your skills at completing your team’s puzzle before the other teams do! Teams will be comprised of six people each, with every team working on the same puzzle. You can create your own team or be randomly placed on a team. Please sign up...

Sew a Batwing Shrug with Jeannine

Sew a Batwing Shrug with Jeannine

Monday, October 28th in the CHBMakers Corner from 5:15 to 7:30. Jeannine will teach you to make this simple wrap. All supplies are included. To register click here

Census Information: Apply for Jobs

Monday, October 21st from 5:30-7:30 in the lower hall. You will have the opportunity to learn about the importance of the Census, available job opportunities, and to apply in person. Representatives from the United States Census Bureau will be at this event to assist you. No registration needed.

Register for Preschool Story Time:  October 16-23

Register for Preschool Story Time: October 16-23

Stop by the children’s circulation desk anytime between October 16 and October 23 to register your child for a weekly story time.  Available classes are  Monday at 10 am., Tuesday at 10 am or Wednesday at 1 pm.  Children who are residents of Newtown and at least 3 years old by October 28 are eligible...

BOPPA CHUA! History of the 50s and 60s Through Popular Song

Sunday, November 20th from 2-4:00 in the Meeting Room. A celebration of those memorable and colorful decades, this two person show is a multi-media, multi-dimensional presentation of song, storytelling and laughter.  Spontaneous singing springs up all around the room as the audience enjoys our common heritage in song and winds up feeling great about where...

Simple, Healthy Cooking for One or Two

Thursday, November 21st at 2:00 in the Meeting Room. Chef Sharon will demonstrate how to make a satisfying cold weather meal, with plenty of samples, and recipes to take home.   Register here.

Three by Margaret Atwood with Mark Schenker

Dr. Schenker of Yale College will lead discussions of three interrelated stories from Margaret Atwood’s 2006 collection Moral Disorder and Other Stories. You can pick up copies of the stories at the desk. All discussions are on Saturdays at 2:00 in the Gathering Room: October 19          “The Art of Cooking and Serving”  ...