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Saturday (Labor Day-June) 9AM-5PM. Sunday (Nov-Mar): 1-5PM.
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The lower level is OPEN!
Desktop computers are temporarily unavailable. However, there are six laptops on the lower level available for public use and printing. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Where is everything?
Computers: Lower Level
Museum Passes: Lower Level
Magazines: Lower Level
Newspapers: Lower Level
The fax machine is now available!
The fax machine will be available to the public beginning Saturday, Sept. 29th.
It is located on the lower level to the left as you come down the main stairs.
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Monday, October 22nd at 6:30pm
The resilient Connecticut forest has undergone dramatic changes over the past 400 years and earlier. This talk will cover the changes in our forests since the ice age, and what the future forest may look like.
Library After Hours
Spooktacular Dance Party
Friday, October 26th from 5-7pm
An interactive glow-in-the-dark dance party, face painting, giveaways, and plenty of candy! Costumes are strongly encouraged! Pizza and drinks will be available for sale by the Friends of the Library. There is no admission fee, but there is a suggested donation of $5 per family to help offset costs.
Saturday, October 27th at 2:30pm
Explore cooking through the four ancient elements of fire, air, earth and water. Each of these ancestral elements will be paired with a contemporary cooking method: roasting, baking, fermentation, sous vide. The session concludes with tastings of the prepared foods.
Monday, October 29th at 6:30pm
Which countries are coffee powerhouses and why? Why was it considered the “devil’s drink” for so long? We will include a tasting and food pairing from three different coffee growing regions of the world.
Tuesday, October 30th at 6:30pm
The Eastern Connecticut Paranormal Society will talk about investigating the unknown, showcasing evidence and explaining the process of debunking paranormal activity, such as orbs, light anomalies & apparitions.
We can help you get the books you want to read by placing holds for you, taking purchase requests, or creating custom reading lists.
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