BRIDGEWATER — The Bridgewater Senior Center, known as The Hilltop Center, is located at 132 Hut Hill Rd. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday.
SOUTHBURY — Local author Marianne Bette, M.D., will discuss her new book “Living with a Grieving Heart: Thoughts From a Grief Warrior,” from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 16 in person in the Kingsley Room at the library at 100 Poverty Rd.
WOODBURY — Patrons can express themselves and explore diversity through creative writing with Spoken Word Poet MayaRose from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, August 11, in the Woodbury Public Library, 269 Main St. South.
WASHINGTON — Lane Smith and Bob Shea, authors and illustrators of bestselling picture books, will discuss children’s literature and sign copies of their latest book at 3 p.m. Saturday, August 6, at the Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd.
WASHINGTON — American artist Norman Sunshine will visit the Hickory Stick Bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd., for the debut of his new book, “The Book of Norman: Norman Sunshine/ A Life in Art,” at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 30.
Sandy Carlson, Woodbury’s poet laureate, has published poems written during the pandemic, “A Feast” and “Turning,” in Poetry Reading Online, An International Anthology, edited by Chester Civelli and Igor Pop Trajkov of Switzerland. The book is available on Amazon. Ms. Carlson said, “I am mov…
WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will offer An Afternoon of Poetry with Sydney Eddison at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 23, at 269 Main St. South. Ms. Eddison will share selections from her recently published book, “The Sacred Ground of Home: Poems from a Country Life,” which includes poems on…
ROXBURY — The Minor Memorial Library will bring its 2022 Summer Reading Program to a close with “Fur, Feathers and Scales” with the Lutz Children’s Museum at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 30, at the library, 23 South St.
SEYMOUR — The Friends of the Seymour Public Library will hold a two-day summer used book sale from 1 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, and 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, July 21, at the library, 46 Church St.
WASHINGTON — The Junior Library at Gunn Memorial Library will host a variety of programs for the summer months, including story time programs, summer reading and programs focused on nature, conservation and roles with local environment.
SEYMOUR — The Seymour Public Library will offer a free Summer Reading Program, “Read Beyond the Beaten Path,” for children and teens 18 years old and younger at 46 Church St.
WOODBURY — “Read Beyond the Beaten Path,” the Woodbury Public Library’s summer reading for teens, is open to all interested readers in grades 6 through 12.
WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host author Marianne Bette, M.D., to discuss her recently published book, “Living With a Grieving Heart,” at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 25, at the library, 269 Main St. South.
WASHINGTON — New York Times bestselling and award-winning author of “Three Women,” Lisa Taddeo, will discuss her new short story collection, “Ghost Lover,” at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at Judy Black Memorial Park and Gardens, 1 Green Hill Rd.
WASHINGTON — The Hickory Stick Bookshop will host Daniel Bergner to discuss science and the psyche from his book, “The Mind and the Moon,” at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 26, at the bookshop, 2 Green Hill Rd.
WOODBURY — The Woodbury Public Library will host gastronaut and food writer Neema Syovata of Modern African Table for a delicious look into the versatility of coconut milk at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 19 at 269 Main St. South.
OXFORD — All In For Oxford will host a storytelling event, “It Happened in Oxford: True, Personal Stories,” from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 26 at the Oxford Grange, 482 Oxford Rd.
SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host teens grades 6 to 8 for the first Middle School Nutmeg Nominee Book Club from 4 to 5 p.m. Monday, June 27, at the library, 100 Poverty Rd.
WASHINGTON — The Hickory Stick Bookshop will host Lisa Taddeo to read from her short story collection, “Ghost Lover,” at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 25, at the Judy Black Memorial Park, 1 Green Hill Rd.
WASHINGTON — The Hickory Stick Bookshop will host author Ann Leary for a reading from her new novel, “The Foundling,” at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 18, at Judy Black Memorial Park, 1 Green Hill Rd.
NEWTOWN — The Friends of the C.H. Booth Library will be unavailable to accept any donated items from Monday, June 20 through Sunday, July 17. During this temporary pause, Friends’ volunteers will be busy with the 46th annual Book Sale, to be held July 8-12 at Reed Intermediate School, 3 Trad…
SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host a six week in-person storytimes for multiple ages starting the week of July 5 at the library, 100 Poverty Rd.
The Friends of the C.H. Booth Library in Newtown are calling a temporary hiatus on donations while they prepare for the July book sale. Shown processing books are Friends’ volunteers Annemarie Roller, Nancy Godino, Jane Gatenby, Sue Paquette, Joanne Anthony, and Pat Poli.
WASHINGTON — Librarians from the Gunn Memorial Library in Washington will be at the Washington Senior Center, 6 Bryan Hall Plaza, to offer one-on-one technical assistance to seniors with personal devices this June.
SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library Youth Services department has posted May programs at the library for teens at 100 Poverty Rd. The library is offering a mix of in-person and virtual events this month.
WASHINGTON — Summer is just around the corner and this year’s Summer Reading theme at Gunn Memorial Library will focus on Reading Beyond the Beaten Path.
SOUTHBURY — Author Caroline Finch, M.S., C.N., SLP, of New Milford, will speak on body language at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 31, at the Southbury Public Library, 100 Poverty Rd.
SEYMOUR — The Friends of the Seymour Public Library will hold a used book sale at the library from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 21, in the lower level at 46 Church St.
SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library and the town’s Sustainable Southbury partnered to create a poet laureate program and are seeking applications for the town’s inaugural Poet Laureate, with applications due by Wednesday, August 31.
SOUTHBURY — The Southbury Public Library will host three read alouds and activities for elementary school children and their caregivers to highlight mental health awareness month, 100 Poverty Rd.
SEYMOUR — The Friends of the Seymour Public Library will hold a used book sale at the library in the lower level from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 30 at 46 Church St.