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New Regulations for the State Library’s Delivery Service


The Connecticut State Library recently issued new regulations that restrict the type and amount of materials that libraries will be able to send through the DeliverIT CT delivery service.  These regulations are meant to reduce the burden on an already-overwhelmed system, and they will affect all interlibrary loan activity throughout the state.  They went into effect on July 1, 2016. These new regulations enforce two major restrictions that will impact library patrons: Patrons will now […]

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Music Under the Stars Summer Concert Series: Joe Flood

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Join us on the library patio for an evening with musician Joe Flood. Playing a variety of stringed instruments, Joe delivers original material in what Karen Schoemer in the “New York Times” called “a gravelly voice that perfectly straddles the fence between country and the blues.” Thursday, July 28 at 7 pm. Please register. In the event of rain, the concert will be held in the Library meeting room.

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Monday Night Movies – Race (2016) 134 mins., PG-13


“Race” is an enthralling film about courage, determination, tolerance, and friendship, and an inspiring drama about one man’s fight to become an Olympic legend. Monday, August 1 at 7 p.m. No registration required.

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Secret Lives of Owls (Harry Potter Fortnight)


This is your chance to be only a few feet away from two eastern screech owls, a barred owl and a great-horned owl! Horizon Wings Raptor Rehabilitation & Education will bring a variety of owls and answer any questions! This is a Harry Potter Fortnight event. Free and open to all children and teens and their families. Wednesday, August 3 from 10 to 11 am. Please register.

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