Category: Programs

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.

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...

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...

“The Cookie that Saved Christmas”

“The Cookie that Saved Christmas”

Meet author Billy Baldwin, Sunday, December 3rd at 1pm in the children’s library.  After a dramatic reading of his book, “The Cookie that Saved Christmas,” children can decorate a cookie to take home.  Sponsored by Newtown Youth and Family Services and the C.H. Booth Library.  Copies of the book can be purchased for $17.95 plus...

Soccer Skills for Little Feet for ages 3-5

Soccer Skills for Little Feet for ages 3-5

Coach Tony Viscuso will introduce children to basic soccer skills while promoting coordination and cooperative play, Wednesday afternoons 3:35-4:15, January 10th through May 30th in the library meeting room.  Open to children ages 3-5 with an adult partner.  Register your child for each date they plan to attend.  Parents do not need to register, but...