WASHINGTON — Children’s book illustrator Wendell Minor will sign copies of his newest book, “Hi, I’m Norman,” a biography of Norman Rockwell written by Robert Burleigh, at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 19.
WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will continue its book and movie series with a presentation of “Can You Ever Forgive Me? Memoirs of a Literary Forger” by Lee Israel, led by discussion leader Marla Martin at 6 p.m. Thursday, October 17, at the library, 269 Main St. South.
ROXBURY — The Minor Memorial Library will host author and photographer Matthew Duman, who will present a slide show and book talk at 6 p.m. Monday, October 7, at the Hodge Memorial Library, 4 North St. Mr. Duman’s slideshow will cover his quest to uncover sculptures hidden in plain sight on …
ROXBURY — Three poets, Davyne Verstandig, Dimitri Rimsky and J.E.A. Wallace, will read from their work at 2 p.m. Saturday, September 28, at the Hodge Memorial Library, 4 North St.
LITCHFIELD — The Wisdom House Retreat and Conference Center will host a discussion on “The Divine Milieu” by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, September 21 at 229 East Litchfield Rd.
SEYMOUR — The Seymour Public Library will host a lecture by Charles A. Monagan on his book “Connecticut Icons – Classic Symbols of the Nutmeg State” at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 24, at the library, 46 Church St.
SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library is taking registration for fall sessions of story times. Each story time of six sessions, begins the week of Monday, October 7, at the library 100 Poverty Rd.
THOMASTON — Landmark Community Theatre will host former Glastonbury music teachers, Joan Burr and Nina Cathey Allbert, in an original production, “Always Nina: A Tennessee Story and Songbook,” opening Friday, September 6, at the Thomaston Opera House Arts Center.
WOODBURY — Woodbury author Walt Dierks will share his newly published book, “Fragments, World War II: A Kid in Brooklyn,” in a book talk and signing at 7 p.m. Tuesday, September 10 at the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South.
WASHINGTON — Author Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg will discuss and sign her latest novel, “The Nine,” at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, September 8, at the Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd.
WASHINGTON — Author Kenneth Feder, a professor of archeology at Central Connecticut State University, will speak at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, September 5, at the Gunn Memorial Library, 5 Wykeham Rd.
BROOKFIELD — The Brookfield Museum will host a multimedia presentation and book signing by authors Vic Butsch and Tom Coletti for their book “In the Crossfire Between Heaven and Hell” at 7:30 p.m. Monday, August 19 at 165 Whisconier Rd.
WASHINGTON — Author Roxana Robinson will give a talk and signing on her new novel, “Dawson’s Fall,” at 2 p.m. Sunday, August 11, at the Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd.
WASHINGTON — A lecture and book discussion on “Lincoln in the Bardo,” facilitated by literary scholar Mark Scarbrough, is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, August 15, at the Gunn Memorial Library, 5 Wykeham Rd.
MIDDLEBURY-SOUTHBURY — The Students Connect organization at Pomperaug High School, along with the PHS Interact group, organized a book drive from May 28 to June 7 in collaboration with Pomperaug Elementary School and the Southbury Food Bank’s Summer Lunch Program.
SEYMOUR — The Seymour Public Library will host musician and author Craig Harris at 6 p.m Tuesday, August 6, for a free presentation of his multimedia program Woodstock: A 50th Anniversary Celebration.
SHELTON — The Plumb Memorial and Huntington Branch Libraries will celebrate summer reading with Brian Gillie, who will perform The Roots of Rock and Roll at 6 p.m. Friday, August 9, at the Plumb Memorial Library, 65 Wooster St.
WASHINGTON — The Hickory Stick Bookshop will host a book signing with Michael Limoli for his new book, “Marina Svetlova: A Tribute,” at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 27, at 1201, 2 Green Hill Rd.
NEW MILFORD — TheatreWorks New Milford’s Page 2 Stage series will present a free staged reading of “The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later” at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 25, at 5 Brookside Ave.
WASHINGTON — Author Joel Levitt will discuss his new book, “The Tree of Lives: A Journey Through Genealogy,” at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 28, in the Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd.
DERBY — The Derby Neck Library, 307 Hawthorne Ave., will host Mathew Duman, author of “The Grotesque 10,” a book detailing the unusual sculptures on college buildings in the Northeast, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, July 18.
NEWTOWN — The Friends of the C.H. Booth Library’s 44th annual Book Sale is set for Saturday, July 13, through Wednesday, July 17, at Reed Intermediate School, 3 Trades Lane. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, when all items will be half-price; 9 a.m. to …
WASHINGTON — Lisa Taddeo, journalist and author of “Three Women,” will discuss and sign her book at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 20, in the Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd.
WASHINGTON — Sharon Farber will discuss and sign her book, “Choosing to Be a Medium: Experience and Share the Healing Wonder of Spirit Communication,” at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 14, in the Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd.