Author: Olivia

Exploring Google

NEW! Join us for the library’s tech classes for adults! May 28, 10:00 am Come explore some of the most helpful apps that Google offers. This course will briefly introduce you to storing and backing up your files in Google Drive, finding your way around and viewing the world in a new way with Google...

Get Started With Smartphone Photography

NEW! Join us for the library’s tech classes for adults! May 22, 6:00 pm Chances are you use your smartphone for pictures and videos. Smartphone cameras are not only convenient, they have features not found anywhere else. If you want to know more about slo-mo, panoramic, time-lapse, even augmented reality, this class is for you! You...

Make iOS Work For You: Accessibility on iPad & iPhone

NEW! Join us for the library’s tech classes for adults! May 17, 12:00 pm Apple phones and tablets have settings and features that make them easier to see small text and use touch screen technology. These features also make it devices easier to use for anyone with a vision, hearing, or dexterity challenges.  This class...

Tuesday Tech Clinic

Looking for a little nudge to get going with Google? Got a question about how to use Libby, Hoopla, or Mango? Trying to send your friend a photo from your smartphone? Starting May 14, drop in on Tuesdays 2-3 pm for a helping hand with digital technology. IT Librarian Olivia Scully will work with you...

Creative Writing for Grades 6-8

Creative Writing for Grades 6-8 with Aimee Pokwatka will meet Thursdays from 6-8 beginning March 14th. Here’s your chance to meet with other writers and learn from a pro. The class meets for five consecutive weeks. Please register as space is limited. Register for series by clicking here.

All of Us Newtown

As part of the ‘Healthy Community’ movement in Newtown, and as an agent of community cooperation and collaboration, the C.H. Booth Library’s All of Us Newtown project is a program of outreach involving public education about the All of Us Research Program and health information literacy using resources available from the National Institutes of Health...

Third Thursday Game Group

Next meets on Thursday, March 21, 6:00-8:00 pm, in the CHB Makers Corner Calling all adults and older teens who enjoy playing tabletop board games, such as Settlers of Catan, Ticket to Ride, and more! We’ll choose a different game each month and provide links ahead of time so players can get to know the...

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. Please register. Online registration can be found through the links below. Meets on the second floor in the chbMAKERS’ Corner. For...