Saturday, June 3, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
All skill levels are welcome. Please bring your own supplies. The Hooked on the Sound (HOTS) Crochet Guild is a non-profit group of enthusiastic crocheters in New Haven county. No registration is necessary.
Connected Cooking: Pride Month GumdropsJune 5-10
Celebrate Pride Month with this tasty take-home food kit! Make your own flavored rainbow gumdrops at home! Please register only one person per household. Click here
Oscar Film: Triangle of Sadness
Monday, June 5, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, June 7, 1 p.m.
A fashion model celebrity couple join an eventful cruise for the super-rich. 2 hr. 27 min. R.
Mystery Book DiscussionThursday, June 8, 1 p.m.
Join librarian Samantha for a discussion of The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware. Registration is required. This is an in person event. Check for available copies at the Circulation Desk. Click here
Saturdays, June 10, July 8, 10:30 a.m.
Come play at our homemade obstacle course designed just for preschoolers! We'll build with blocks, go through tunnels, and jump in and out of hula hoops while going around and around.
Words from the FrontThursday, June 15, 7 p.m.
A dramatic reading based on a collection of text messages, Facebook messages, emails, and interviews that have been exchanged in real time from the U.S., Ukraine, and Russia after the invasion in 2022. Click here
Oscar Film: Tár
Monday, June 19, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, June 21, 1 p.m.
Set in the international world of Western classical music, the film centers on Lydia Tár, widely considered a great conductor and the very first female director of a major German orchestra. 2 hr. 38 min. R.
Community Book Sale
Saturday, June 24, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Conducted in our basement by the Friends of the Library.
Dungeons & Dragons Teen Group
Saturdays, June 24, July 22, 2 p.m.
For teens in grades 7-12. Go on adventures! Fight monsters! Save the world! Claim loot! Dungeons & Dragons is a cooperative, storytelling tabletop roleplaying game. Drop-ins are welcome.
Take & Make: Patriotic VotivesJune 26-July 1
Make your own red, white, and blue votive candles in time for Fourth of July festivities with this take-home craft kit. Registration is required. This kit is generously funded by the Friends of the Library. Click here
Ban This Book! ClubMonday, June 26, 7 p.m.
Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye
has been on the top 10 most frequently challenged books list 8 times in the last 20 years. Join us as we discuss this as a work of literature as well as an object of censorship. Click here
Take & Make: Bubble TeaJuly 3-8
Make your own bubble tea with this tasty, take-home cooking kit. Most ingredients will be provided. This kit is generously funded by the Friends of the Library. Click here
to register starting June 8.
Zoom TriviaThursday, July 6, 7 p.m.
For adults and teens in grades 7-12. Join us for a game of general knowledge trivia! The game will consist of three rounds of ten questions each with randomized categories. Click here
to register starting June 15.
Crochet Workshop: Amigurumi Reversible OctopusSaturday, July 8, 1 p.m.
Join our presenter MeganLeighCrafts for a fun crochet workshop! You will create your very own reversible octopus amigurumi craft to take home. Click here
Oscar Film: Living
Monday, July 10, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, July 12, 1 p.m.
In 1950s London, a humorless civil servant decides to take time off to experience life after receiving a grim diagnosis. 1 hr. 42 min. PG-13.
Bookcase Discussion: Portrait of a ThiefThursday, July 13, 7 p.m.
Join Bookcase leader Toby Zabinski for a Zoom discussion of Portrait of a Thief
by Grace D. Li. Click here
Concert: Audrey Mae Bluegrass BandSaturday, July 22, 2 p.m.
Audrey Mae features the duet harmonies of bluegrass veterans Peter Winne and Joe Delillo accompanied by the tasteful stylings of banjo player Joe Lemeris. Click here
to register starting July 1.
Oscar Film: To Leslie
Monday, July 24, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, July 26, 1 p.m.
A West Texas single mother wins the lottery and squanders it just as fast, leaving behind a world of heartbreak. Years later, she fights to rebuild her life and find redemption. 1 hr. 59 min. R.
Calligraphy WorkshopMonday, July 31, 7 p.m.
Learn the basics of modern calligraphy with a pointed dip pen and ink in this hands-on workshop led by Librarian Rebecca Harlow. The program is generously funded by the Friends of the Library. Click here
to register starting July 10.
Break-In BagsAugust 7-12
Like an escape room except instead of trying to break out you're trying to break in. Solve the puzzles to find the numeric code that will open the lock and free the loot inside. Click here
to register starting July 17.
Oscar Film: Aftersun
Monday, August 7, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 9, 1 p.m.
Sophie reflects on the shared joy and private melancholy of a holiday she took with her father 20 years earlier. Memories real and imagined fill the gaps between. 1 hr. 42 min. R.
Oscar Film: Causeway
Monday, August 21, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 23, 1 p.m.
A U.S. soldier suffers a traumatic brain injury while fighting in Afghanistan and struggles to adjust to life back home. 1 hr. 34 min. R.
Concert: The Elderly BrothersSaturday, August 19, 2 p.m.
Long-time popular solo artists T-Bone (Tom) Stankus on guitar and Brian Gillie on keyboard serve up oldies Rock ‘n Roll in perfect harmony and soulful improvisations. Click here
to register starting July 29.
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