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The Story of Dinah: Witness Stones Project Workshop to Remember Slavery in Guilford

 
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The Witness Stones Project will hold two sessions on “The Story of Dinah: Witness Stones Project Workshop to Remember Slavery in Guilford” on Tuesday, November 19 and Thursday, November 21 from 6 to 7:30 pm. Please register.

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Edith B. Nettleton Lecture: Founding Members of Guilford’s American Legion, 7 pm

 
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Tracy Tomaselli, genealogist and local historian, will present biographical portraits of the 22 founding members of the local post of The American Legion, which was chartered on October 9, 1919. Guilford residents R. Walter Bishop, Shelton W. Dudley, Leslie Norton, Percy and Eugene Jacobs, and Howard and Robert Dudley will be featured. Pictured at left: R. Walter Bishop The Edith B. Nettleton Lecture Series is cosponsored by the Guilford Free Library and the Guilford Keeping Society. This […]

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How To Play: Carcassonne

 
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Come learn how to play Carcassonne! Inspired by the medieval fortress in southern France of the same name, Carcassonne is a tile-laying game in which players fill in the countryside around the fortified city. Players choose from tiles that depict cities, roads, monasteries, and fields; each new tile placed creates an ever-expanding board on which players can then add their followers. It is recommended for ages 7 and up. Free and open to all. Thursday, November 21 from 6 to 8 pm. Please register.

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Metropolitan Opera Talk: “Akhnaten” by Philip Glass

 
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Paul Hawkshaw will discuss Akhnaten, the contemporary opera by American composer Philip Glass. The Metropolitan Opera production features countertenor Anthony Roth Costanzo as the title pharaoh, the revolutionary ruler who transformed ancient Egypt, with the striking mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges in her Met debut as his wife, Nefertiti. The Metropolitan opera production will be broadcast at Branford’s Regal Cinemas on Saturday, November 23. This series is cosponsored by the Library and Shoreline Village CT. Please register.

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