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Upcoming Events

Open Art Studio in the Library Loft

Fridays from 1-3pm

Bring your works in progress and supplies to this weekly drop-in art program. This is an opportunity to create in a collaborative environment with other artists.  Table covers will be provided. There is a sink in the room for basic cleanup (please do not bring turpentine).

Join a Book Club in May!

We have five book clubs meeting in May, some in-person and some online. Sign up and join the discussion!

Teen Advisory Board (Grades 6-12)

Thursday May 19, 3:30pm

Join the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) to help promote library services to teens at Cheshire Public Library! Share your ideas and thoughts about upcoming programs, materials, and general improvements to the library. Teens earn 1 hour of community service credit for attending.

May Art Show: students of Rita Paradis

May 5 through June 1 in the Mary Baldwin Room.

The May art show features the artwork of Rita Paradis’s students.  Rita teaches oil painting and colored pencil at Artsplace in Cheshire.


Medicinal Herb Gardening

Monday May 23, 6:30pm

There’s nothing more rewarding than growing a medicinal herb garden, and making your own herbal remedies from the ground up! In this ONLINE program, learn 11 favorites that are all easy to grow, do well in virtually every climate, and have a variety of medicinal benefits.

QPR Suicide Prevention Training

Thursday May 26, 10:00am

QPR stands for Question, Persuade, and Refer. People trained in QPR learn how to recognize the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to  question, persuade, and refer someone to help.  In just 90 minutes learn how to recognize and respond to someone at risk of suicide and get them to the help they need.

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