Author: Kate

Tax Panel: Q & A for Small Businesses

Tuesday, February 27th, 6:30pm Bring your questions!  OUR PANEL:  Alan Clavette, Clavette & Company;  Jack Huray, Jack Huray, CPA; Charles Nanavaty, Nanavaty, Nanavaty & Davenport; Larry Rice, Guardian Bookkeeping Service.  Dan Honan, Owner & Manager of Honan Funeral Home, will be providing light refreshments. Reservations are recommended.  Contact the Reference desk (203) 426-8552 or email...

Healthy Desk Habits

Wednesday, March 21st, 7:00-8:00pm Sitting at your desk and stuck in your office all day, every day?!  This is wreaking havoc on your body and impacting your health and productivity.  This presentation will focus on simple, quick ways to squeeze in important exercise and stretching at your desk.  Emphasis will be placed on strengthening your lower back and...

Meet & Greet Our New Director

Sunday, February 25th, 2:00-4:00pm Stop by the second floor of the C.H. Booth Library to meet new Library Director Douglas C. Lord as we welcome him to the library and the Newtown community. Light refreshments will be served. Snow date:  March 4th

Legislative Session Update

Thursday, February 22nd, 7:45-9:00am Please join State Senator Tony Hwang and State Representatives Mitch Bolinsky and Will Duff for a discussion of the 2018 Legislative Session.  This event will be held in the library’s Meeting Room and is open to the public; no registration required.  This program is offered in partnership with the Chamber of...

Hotspots!

Are you headed over the river and through the woods to someplace without wifi?! Never fear! The C.H. Booth Library has mobile hotspots you can borrow for two weeks. Bring the internet with you! Hotspots are available for two weeks and can be placed on hold by Newtown residents. Stop by the circulation desk, take...

Intro to 3D Printing

Join us for an introductory session on how to use our 3D Afinia printers After attending one of these classes you may sign up for an individual session to make your own 3D object. Meets on the second floor in the chbMAKERS’ Corner. For ages 12 to adult Monday, February 5, 3 pm Thursday, February...

Young Adult Council Meeting

Next meeting is Monday,February 26th,  3:45-5:15 pm The Young Adult Council (for grades 6-12) meets during the school year to plan YA programs, volunteer, decorate, design displays and help make C.H.Booth Library a welcoming library to teens. Meets in the Meeting Room of the library. And, of course, there will always be snacks!  Please come!...

Still a Work in Progress

Still a Work in Progress by Jo Knowles is a novel about a little brother’s perspective on an eating disorder his sister is going through.  The characters are probably the best part of the story, as they are all well rounded, interesting and memorable.  Although the book might seem sad and disturbing there are many...