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Newtown Narratives is Live!

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As of today, the Newtown Narratives website is live and ready to be explored. Listen to stories about Newtown (past and present) and share one with us if you’d like! Did you know that you can become a certified frog watcher? Learn more in this story shared by one of Newtown’s very own.

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Trivia Night is coming back to the C.H. Booth Library, May 17th!

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To celebrate the arrival of NASA’s Discover Exoplanets exhibit, the library is hosting an after hours trivia event focusing on all things space and science fiction. Come eat, drink, win prizes, support the library, and test your knowledge of the planets, the stars, aliens, and your favorite science fiction movies and books. Doors open at […]

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Tech Time: The Internet Wednesday, May 29 at 12:30 pm

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With the internet every answer is at our fingertips. But how do we find the answers we need? Join Tech Librarian Jon as he shows you how to get exactly where you’re going. Jon will go over effective search methods and website navigation to make internet easy. You won’t just find an answer, you’ll know […]

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Visit with Therapy Dogs (Tuesday, May 21)

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Paws” and relax at the library with the Exceptional Sidekick furry friends who are trained therapy dogs. They will be happy to offer you comfort and a wagging tail. All ages are welcome. Please register in advance.

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Live Virtual Author Talk with Newtown Native Clare Beams

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Join us for an exclusive virtual author talk with Newtown native Clare Beams as she talks about her work, including her new novel, The Garden, which was published by Doubleday in April 2024 and has been longlisted for the 2024 Joyce Carol Oates/New Literary Project Prize and featured on anticipated lists at LitHub and Bookshop.org. […]

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Donated glasses will be picked up by CT Eye Care and sent South America in time for their eclipse! Donation box on the second floor in front of the service desk.

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Visit Our Seed Library!

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Our Seed Library offers a diverse selection of free seeds for you to browse and borrow. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just starting out, our collection has something for everyone. From vibrant flowers to delicious vegetables, there’s no limit to what you can grow! Located on the third floor. 

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