Author: Lucy

POP! From Comics to Consumerism

Tuesday, June 5th from 6:30 to 8:00 in the Meeting Room. ArtScapades looks at the artists who broke down the boundaries traditionally separating fine art from everyday life, and laid the foundation for the art world’s aesthetic embrace of commodity culture.  This lecture looks at the lives and works of Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Roy Lichtenstein (above),...

Le Théâtre du Grande Fromage: All About Cheese

On Wednesday, June 20th, at 6:30 in the Gathering Room (second floor) John P. DeLutio, aka the Cheese Man, will give a presentation about the history, science, and culture of cheese. He will share anecdotes and interesting facts about cheese production, a historical overview about the discovery and development of cheese, the appearance of cheese...

Sew a Tote with an Outside Pocket

Wednesday, June 13th at 5:15 in the chbMAKERS Corner. On National Sewing Machine Day, Jeannine will teach us everything we need to make a  tote bag with a handy pocket on the outside. All supplies are included for a $5 materials fee. Please register.  

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.

Hack Newtown

Meets in the Makers’ Corner, second floor from 7:00 to 8:00 on second Tuesdays. 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 things network/computer security and forensics-related....