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Voyaging with Marionette with Author Ron Breault – Thursday, May 13 at 6:30pm

Through the choppy waters of restoration to the calm seas of seasoned boat ownership, Ron will take us on a 25 year virtual voyage of his sailing life aboard Marionette. … Continue reading »

Kindness Cards with Tracie Larson – Tuesday, May 4 at 6:30pm

Design professional and local resident, Tracie Larson of PaperCraftClubhouse, will demonstrate some creative techniques to level up your card making game. Click here to register and receive a zoom link … Continue reading »

Accordion Star Book Kit

This kit comes with materials and instructions to create a sculptural accordion book with points like stars. Fill the pages with a poem or some lyrics! April is National Poetry … Continue reading »

Current Library Services

Monday-Thursday 9am-1pm: Walk-Ins Welcome 1pm-5pm: Appointments required (45 minute appointments are offered at the top of the hour. Call 860-434-1684 to schedule an appointment.) 5pm-7pm: Walk-Ins Welcome Friday 9am-1pm: Walk-Ins … Continue reading »

Dinner, Dessert, and a Movie (or Book!)

We’ll curate a custom comfort box with dinner, dessert (minimal cooking skills required), and a selection of movies, books, or both. To make your request, share your preferences by filling … Continue reading »

Share the Beach with Shaun Roche, US Fish & Wildlife Service

Wednesday, April 7 at 6:30pm. Shorebirds, Diamondback Terrapins and Horseshoe Crabs, Oh My! Learn about the many creatures that share our tidal ponds and marshes with Shaun Roche, Visitor Services … Continue reading »

Nip the Knotweed with Suzanne Thompson

Wednesday, April 21 at 6:30pm. Local resident and Master Gardener, Suzanne Thompson will talk about the history of Knotweed and other invasive plants, how they got here and why.  She’ll … Continue reading »

Phoebe’s Rocking Birthday Party

Thursday, February 18, 11-11:30am Phoebe is turning 224, and we’re having a party! We’re honoring the birthday of our namesake, Phoebe Griffin Noyes, with an interactive, musical celebration brought to … Continue reading »

Your Carbon Footprint with Alan Poirier

Wednesday, March 10 at 6:30 pm. Ever wonder how big a foot print you are leaving? Join us for an informative discussion with local resident Alan Poirier to find out. … Continue reading »

Renewable Energy with Bill McNamara

Tuesday, March 23 at 6:30 pm. Local resident Bill McNamara, President of EcoEnergy LLC, will discuss the advancements in sustainable technologies and give an update on the renewable energy landscape: … Continue reading »