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Upcoming Events

Author Talk: Lisa Franco's "My Dearest Darling: Letters of Love in Wartime"

Thursday February 2, 6:30pm

Celebrate love with journalist and Cheshire resident Lisa Franco as she recounts her eleven-year-journey to uncover the story behind the World War II love letters she found in a Cape Cod antique shop.

Black Bears in Connecticut

Tuesday February 7, 6:30pm

Master Wildlife Conservationist Paul Colburn will be here to teach us about our fascinating neighbors, Connecticut’s black bears. We’ll get to hear about their natural history, how to coexist with these creatures, and explore black bear artifacts.

Explore New Worlds: Virtual Reality

Tuesday, February 14, 6-7:30pm
Tuesday, February 28, 6-7:30pm

Experience virtual reality with the library’s Oculus headsets. Choose from a wide selection of tours adventures and games all in an interactive virtual world.  30 minute spots available from 6:00 to 7:30. After signing up, you will be contacted  to select a time.

 

Weed-Free Gardening (virtual program)

Wednesday February 15, 7:00pm

Join us for an online program on organic weed control prevention and control strategies that really work. Tasha Greer will explain why pulling weeds can actually be a bad idea and that mulching can cause problems when used with the wrong weeds.

February Book Club

Books Over Cocoa: February 21, 7:00pm

Books Over Coffee: February 22, 2:30pm

Our monthly book groups where you can meet new people, sip a warm drink, and have great discussions. This month we’re reading When No One Is Watching: A Thriller by Alyssa Cole.

Concert: Silk'n Sounds

Saturday February 25, 2:00pm

Silk’n Sounds is a women’s chorus based in the Greater New Haven area, performing a broad repertoire of traditional and contemporary songs, including jazz standards, ballads, and rhythmic pop favorites from the Great American Songbook.

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