SUMMER AT THE MUSEUM

It’s time to explore! From July 1 to September 5, Connecticut children age 18 and under plus one accompanying Connecticut resident adult can visit participating museums free of charge through the Connecticut Summer at the Museum program. Before you visit, check each participant’s website for specific program details and ticket availability. For a list of participating [...]

By |2022-07-12T11:40:01-04:00July 12th, 2022|News and Updates|0 Comments

OCEANS OF POSSIBILITIES ARE HERE!

Oceans of Possibilities Summer Reading Program has started and will run until August 13th. Stop by the library to register and pick up your reading logs and bingo cards, if you haven't already. Children are encouraged to read at least 20 minutes per day, tweens and teen - at least 30 minutes. Record your reading [...]

By |2022-06-20T16:14:21-04:00June 20th, 2022|News and Updates|0 Comments

SOCIAL WORKER OFFICE HOURS

Ashley Galica, the Community Social Worker at Hockanum Valley Community Council, will be available from 9:00 am to 11:00 am on Wednesdays at the library. She will be able to provide FREE anxiety and depression screenings, as well case management services. Examples of some of the services available include linkage to area programs and agencies, [...]

By |2022-06-01T15:04:47-04:00June 1st, 2022|News and Updates|0 Comments

PASSPORT TO CT LIBRARIES

The month-long "Passport to Connecticut Libraries" program has officially started! To celebrate National Library Week during April, you're invited to visit all of the participating Connecticut public libraries. Take the opportunity to explore each library’s architecture, ambiance and collection. The program is open to adults and children, encouraging you to explore the many different libraries [...]

By |2022-04-05T13:01:47-04:00April 5th, 2022|News and Updates|0 Comments

FOUND WORD POETRY CONTEST

We challenge you to write a poem from the package of found words we supply! Glue them down on paper to create your poem, then share with our community of readers and writers. You can work on your poem at home (grab 'n' go kits will be available), or at the library. Contest runs from [...]

By |2022-03-25T12:39:42-04:00March 25th, 2022|News and Updates|0 Comments

CELEBRATE WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH!

Celebrate Women's History Month with the Children's Department - check out a book from the juvenile library between March 14th and March 26th and you will be entered to win a copy of "Shirley Chisholm Dared: The Story of the First Black Woman in Congress" by Alicia D. Williams and April Harrison.

By |2022-02-23T11:25:52-05:00February 23rd, 2022|News and Updates|0 Comments

SIX WORD STORIES

Join us for Flash Fiction February! From Feb. 1 to Feb. 18, all ages can come into the library and write a six-word story from a variety of different genres. All entries will be displayed in the library, and at the end of the contest we will choose a winner from each genre and an [...]

By |2022-02-11T09:42:04-05:00February 10th, 2022|News and Updates|0 Comments

TAX SEASON UPDATES

1/25/22 - As of Monday, January 24, The Internal Revenue Service has started accepting and processing 2021 tax returns, 17 days earlier than last tax season's late start of Feb. 12. We have received the Federal 1040 & 1040-SR Instructions and Forms, and we have printed copies of the CT-1040 Forms for your convenience. If [...]

By |2022-02-11T09:43:06-05:00February 9th, 2022|News and Updates|0 Comments
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