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Alexandra Lehmann Author Talk: “With You There is Light” (Rescheduled)

Tuesday, December 5th at 7:00 in the Meeting Room. As a founding member of the White Rose student resistance in Munich during World War II, Sophie Scholl helped write, produce and distribute thousands of anti-Nazi leaflets all over Southern Germany and Austria. Sophie’s boyfriend, Captain Fritz Hartnagel, served on the Western and Eastern fronts. Fritz...

More 20th Century Modern Art: From Mondrian to Magritte

Thursday, December 7th at 6:30 in the Meeting Room Artscapades continues the series of the history of modern art, looking at the lives and work of artists Piet Mondrian, Paul Klee (above), Amadeo Modigliani, and René Magritte. There will be wine and cheese. Please register.

Connecticut Writers Read

Saturday, November 18th from 2:00 to 4:00 in the Meeting Room. The writers are Heather Webb, Eric Lehman, and Patricia Barkman. The reading series is curated by Newtown author Sophfronia Scott. The writers will read from both published works and works in progress, with time in between each reading for discussion and Q&A with the...

Hack Newtown

Meets in the Makers’ Corner, second floor from 7:00 to 8:00 on Tuesdays, Nov. 14, Dec. 12, and 1/9. If you have or are trying to get a Network +, Security+, CCNA, CEH, CISSP, CHFI etc., let’s get together and expand on our knowledge by cooperating in lectures, hands-on labs and group discussions about all...

Sew a Special Gift Bag (for Adults)

Tuesday, December 5th at 5:30  in the Meeting Room. Jeannine of Threads magazine will patiently and expertly  teach us how to sew a  gift bag for any occasion. All supplies included for a $10.00 materials fee. Please register, as space is limited.

Winter Needle Felting With Katie

Thursday, December 14th from 4:00 to 5:30 in the Meeting Room. Learn to make a small animal or ornament using a special burred needle and colored wool. Needle felting is sociable, relaxing and fun. There is a $6.oo materials fee. Please register.