The Library will be closed Saturday, September 5th through Monday, September 7th in observance of Labor Day. Regular hours resume Tuesday, September 8th.
Friday, September 11th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room
In this long-awaited reboot of the apocalyptic series that started it all, loner Mad Max (Tom Hardy) joins forces with the mysterious Furiosa (Charlize Theron) as they get caught up in the exodus of a clan of rebels fleeing an evil despot as they race across the sun-parched Wasteland. Rated R.
Tuesdays, September 1st & 15th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
Come and mingle with other knitters. More experienced knitters will have fun comparing patterns, sharing techniques, and trading tips on stitches, sweaters and mittens! Beginners are always welcome. We provide yarn and needles for those just starting out. Open to all. Drop-in.
Wednesday, September 9th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room
The Case of the Piglet’s Paternity: Trials from the New Haven Colony, 1639-1663
In the middle of the seventeenth century, judges in the short-lived New Haven Colony presided over a remarkable series of trials ranging from murder and bestiality to drunken sailors, frisky couples, faulty shoes, and shipwrecks. The Case of the Piglet’s Paternity assembles thirty-three of the most significant and intriguing trials from the records of the New Haven Colony. Join author Jon C. Blue for a fascinating look at colonial life in early America.
Jon C. Blue is a Superior Court Judge and presides over criminal trials in New Haven. Copies of his book will be available for purchase and signing. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Saturday, August 29th, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in the Board Room
Bring your creativity and explore the resources in our Craft Cart. You can create paper crafts like bookmarks and greeting cards. We have ink stamps and ink pads, some paper and cardstock, scissors and glue. Our air-conditioned Board Room has tables large enough for you to spread out and organize your project. Drop-in, all ages welcome.