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NEW! Adult Summer Reading

Now through August 31st

Hobbit Immersion Camp

Week 2 of 2: July 17-21 1:00-2:30 pm

Summer Craft Day

Thursday, July 20, 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Making the Musical

Monday, July 24, 5:00-6:15 pm

Evening Book Discussion

Monday, July 24, 6:30-7:45 pm

Summer Build-A-Thon Day

Tuesday, July 25, 10:30 am - 4:00 pm

Morning Book Discussion

Wednesday, July 26, 10:15-11:30 am

Lunch Bunch Storytime

Wednesday, July 26, 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Teen Black-Out Poetry

Wednesday, July 26, 2:00-3:00 pm

Movie Screening: Broadway at Bethel Summer Series

Wednesday, July 26, 6:00-7:50 pm
Where Teens Rule at the Library

Where Teens Rule at the Library

Students in Grades 6-12 Have Their Own Library! It’s still early in the new year, teens, so no problem if you need to re-start your forgotten resolutions…just come to the Teen Library to get ideas! We have programs just for YOU! Every month there’s an opportunity to learn, have fun, and socialize. Try Acting Improv,… Continue Reading

Give Where You Live

Give Where You Live

By Lynn Rosato, Library Director February 2017 Mark your calendars—March 9 is almost here! For the fourth year, Fairfield County’s Community Foundation is hosting our region’s biggest philanthropic event to inspire communities to GIVE WHERE YOU LIVE. Last year, 11,000 donations raised over $1 million for 410 local nonprofits in a single 24-hour period. This year… Continue Reading

Movies and Music and Audiobooks… Oh, My!

Movies and Music and Audiobooks… Oh, My!

Grown-ups aren’t the only ones who enjoy audiovisual materials. Kids do, too! Just inside the Big Top of the Michele Arnhold Children’s Library is a great collection of AV items: DVDs include popular TV shows as well as classic and current movies. Music CDs range from lullabies to children’s versions of current pop tunes. And there is… Continue Reading