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September 2015

Quarterly Classic Book Discussion: Lady Windermere’s Fan by Oscar Wilde

September 9 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Cady R. Morse Conference Room,
2nd Floor, Bethel Public Library
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Beautiful, aristocratic, an adored wife and young mother, Lady Windermere is “a fascinating puritan” whose severe moral code leads her to the brink of social suicide. The only one who can save her is the mysterious Mrs. Erlynne whose scandalous relationship with Lord Windermere has prompted her fatal impulse. And Mrs. Erlynne has a secret – a secret Lady Windermere must never know if she is to retain her peace of mind. (adapted from publisher’s description) No registration required. Books…

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Movie Screening at the Library

September 10 @ 6:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Maria Parloa Community Room,
1st Floor, Bethel Public Library
51360434 Actress Blake Lively films a late night scene with co-star Michiel Huisman on the set of "Age of Adaline" on March 19, 2014 in Vancouver, Canada. FameFlynet, Inc - Beverly Hills, CA, USA - +1 (818) 307-4813

Join us for a movie on the big screen! This DVD’s release date is September 8.  A young woman is rendered ageless after an accident, and has remained 29 years old for almost a century.  Rated PG-13. Due to Licensing Agreement, the titles of movies cannot be advertised.  Please call the Library at 203-794-8756 ext. 4 for more information. Registration required. Register online, in person, or by calling the Library at 203-794-8756 ext. 4. REGISTER HERE

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Evening Book Discussion: Swimming to Antarctica by Lynne Cox

September 14 @ 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm
Cady R. Morse Conference Room,
2nd Floor, Bethel Public Library
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Cox, one of the world’s leading long-distance swimmers, has been a risk-taker ever since she was nine and chose the freezing water of a New Hampshire pool in a storm over getting out and doing calisthenics. After her family moved to California so she and her siblings could train as speed swimmers, she discovered long-distance ocean swimming. Her first open-water event, a team race across the Catalina Channel, convinced her to train for the English Channel. At 15, she broke…

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Beginning Computer Skills Part 1

September 15 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Business and Technology Center,
2nd floor, Bethel Public Library
computers clipart, Desktop Computer Cliparts, Keyboard, Mouse, Moniter, Clip Arts (1)

In this two-part class, you will learn all the basic computer skills including using the mouse and keyboard, working in Microsoft Windows, using Microsoft Word, surfing the Internet and using E-mail.  This course is geared towards those who have a little experience with the computer but want to know more. Students are strongly encouraged to attend both Part 1 and Part 2. Registration is required and limited to 9 attendees. Register online, at the Reference Desk, or by calling (203) 794-8756…

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Beginning Computer Skills Part 2

September 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Business and Technology Center,
2nd floor, Bethel Public Library
computers clipart, Desktop Computer Cliparts, Keyboard, Mouse, Moniter, Clip Arts (1)

In this two-part class you will continue to learn all the basic computer skills including using the mouse and keyboard, working in Microsoft Windows, using Microsoft Word, surfing the Internet and using E-mail.  This course is geared towards those who have a little experience with the computer but want to know more. Students are strongly encouraged to attend both Part 1 and Part 2. Registration is required and limited to 9 attendees. Register online, at the Reference Desk, or by calling…

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