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Stargazing

 
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Have you ever looked at the stars with wonder and awe and wanted a closer look? Enjoy an overview of the Library’s telescope, seasonal objects, and meteorites. We will go outdoors for sky viewings through the telescope, weather permitting. Please dress warmly! Presented by members of the Astronomical Society of New Haven. Free and open to all. Wednesday, January 16 at 7 pm. Please register.

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Write Your Life Story: A 2-Part Introduction to Guided Autobiography

 
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Write Your Life Story: A 2-Part Introduction to Guided Autobiography will be offered by Margaret Flesher on Wednesdays January 16 and 23 from 4 to 5:30 pm. Please register.

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“Why To Kill a Mockingbird Matters” with Tom Santopietro

 
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With 40 million copies sold, To Kill a Mockingbird’s poignant but clear-eyed examination of human nature has cemented its status as a global classic. Tom Santopietro’s new book, “Why To Kill a Mockingbird Matters,” takes a 360-degree look at the Mockingbird phenomenon both on page and screen. Thursday, January 17 at 7 pm. Please register.

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Teen Event: To Be Read

 

Looking for the next hot read? Something new and exciting? Join us for an exclusive look at some amazing books coming out in the next few months. At TBR you will be the first to get a sneak peek at the best new books BEFORE they hit the stacks! You might also have a chance to leave with a free book! Presented by Kathy Sharp (Formerly of R.J. Julia) along with other fellow book lovers. Snacks will be served! Free and open to all students in grades 7 to 12. Thursday, January 24 from 6 to 7:30 pm. Please register.

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