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August 2016

Friends Mini BIG Book Sale

August 27 @ 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Maria Parloa Community Room,
1st Floor, Bethel Public Library
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The Friends of the Library have an excellent selection of books, CDs, DVDs, and vinyl at rock-bottom prices! Items are categorized for all ages! Lots of new inventory! Come to the Library for great deals!

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Evening Book Discussion: The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar

August 29 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Local History Room,
Seelye House, Bethel Public Library
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Thrity Umrigar's poignant novel about a wealthy woman and her downtrodden servant, offers a revealing look at class and gender roles in modern day Bombay. Alternatively told through the eyes of Sera, a Parsi widow whose pregnant daughter and son-in-law share her elegant home, and Bhima, the elderly housekeeper who must support her orphaned granddaughter, Umrigar does an admirable job of creating two sympathetic characters whose bond goes far deeper than that of employer and employee. Told in a series…

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Morning Book Discussion: The Space Between Us by Thrity Umrigar

August 31 @ 10:15 am - 11:45 am
Cady R. Morse Conference Room,
2nd Floor, Bethel Public Library
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Thrity Umrigar's poignant novel about a wealthy woman and her downtrodden servant, offers a revealing look at class and gender roles in modern day Bombay. Alternatively told through the eyes of Sera, a Parsi widow whose pregnant daughter and son-in-law share her elegant home, and Bhima, the elderly housekeeper who must support her orphaned granddaughter, Umrigar does an admirable job of creating two sympathetic characters whose bond goes far deeper than that of employer and employee. Told in a series…

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September 2016

Introduction to OpenSCAD for Adults

September 1 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Business and Technology Center,
2nd floor, Bethel Public Library
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In this class students will learn about OpenSCAD software for creating solid 3D objects. OpenSCAD is a free software and available for Linux/UNIX, MS Windows and Mac OS X. It isn't like the usual 3D modelling program.  With OpenSCAD you describe the model you are making with math. Combining circles, spheres, cylinders and other 3D shapes in powerful ways you can make almost anything you can imagine. While you are building your "program" which builds your model you can watch it…

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Beginning Mousing & Keyboarding

September 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Business and Technology Center,
2nd floor, Bethel Public Library
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In this class, students will learn basic computer skills, including the mouse and keyboard. Registration is required and limited to 9 attendees. Register online, at the Reference Desk, or by calling (203) 794-8756 x 4. REGISTER HERE

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All programs sponsored by the Bethel Public Library are open to the public, and meet accessibility requirements for the disabled. Those needing special arrangements should contact the library at least 2 weeks prior to the program to make arrangements.