Beginning on April 14th, the Library will be open an additional evening. New Monday hours will be 10 am – 8 pm.
Help us to continue providing high-quality programs and services by supporting this year’s Annual Appeal. Click here for more information.
19th ANNUAL FROG FROLIC
Saturday, May 3rd • 10 am – 4 pm
Springtime comes into full bloom with the 19th Annual Frog Frolic. Through the generosity of our lead sponsor, Melissa and Doug, children of all ages will revel in games, bounce houses, make your own crafts, touch a truck, and the 6th Annual Cake Walk. Don't miss our amazing Silent Auction! Admission is free, food is available. Redding Community Center rain or shine. Click here to volunteer. Click here for more info.
SPRING STORY TIMES FOR CHILDREN BIRTH TO AGE 8
March 17 – May 16, 2014
THE HELEN AND ALLEN HERMES ART SERIES PRESENTS:
An evening of Chamber Music
Saturday, April 26th at 7:30 PM
Apollinaire, with special guest cellist Patti Smith, will perform work by Debussy, Handel and a pop-inspired original piece by film composer and guitarist Jean-Michel Coquery. Please register online, at the library, or call 203.938.2545.
"I AM H'MONG" GALLERY TALK Sunday, May 4th, at 3:00 PM
Join Dr. Jane Hamilton-Merritt for a Gallery Talk about her exhibit “I Am Hmong” featuring intricately embroidered textiles which tell the story of an oppressed people. Dr. Hamilton-Merritt began her involvement with this Asian ethnic group as a photojournalist covering the war in Vietnam. Please register online, at the library, or call 203.938.2545.
DR. CAROLYN J. LUKENSMEYER
Monday, May 5th, at 7:30 PM
Hear about the national effort to promote civil discourse as a way to forge innovative solutions. Dr. Lukensmeyer is a former consultant to the White House and founder of AmericaSpeaks. Please register online, at the library, or call 203.938.2545.
GET FIT WITH SEAN HYSON
Thursday, May 15th at 7:30 PM
Get the most from your exercise routine with Barlow graduate Sean Hyson, training director for Men’s Fitness and Muscle & Fitness magazines and a certified strength and conditioning specialist. Sean’s tips require no special equipment and work for both men and women. Please register online, at the library, or call 203.938.2545.