THE 43RD ANNUAL ART SHOW EXHIBITION AND SALE
December 5, 2015 - December 13, 2015
Planning is underway for this year's art show. Save the date for the Preview Gala on Friday December, 4th. Sponsorship opportunities are available - Find out how you can become a sponsor.
MARK TWAIN LIBRARY SMALL BUSINESS CIRCLE
Wednesdays at 8 AM
Polishing Your Professional Image: Oct. 14: Reputation Management, Social Media Nov. 4: Perfecting Your Elevator Pitch Nov. 10: Speed Network Register online, at the Library or call 203.938.2545. Click here for more information.
TWAIN’S END: Samuel Clemens’ Legacy & Influence
Thursday, Oct. 15th at 7:30 PM
Benjamin Griffin, editor of the "Autobiography of
Mark Twain, Volume 3". Monday, Nov. 2nd at 7:30 PM
Lynn Cullen, author of “Twain’s End”.
Register online, at the Library or call 203.938.2545. Click here for more information.
SIMPLE ROBOTICS: BRUSH BOTS
Friday, October 16th at 4 PM
Take the head of a toothbrush, attach a battery-operated motor, and voilá! Watch these little bots go! For Grades 5-8. Register online, at the library, or call 203.938.2545.
TEEN YOGA SERIES
For grades 7-12 come to the library for an hour of relaxing and stress-reducing
exercise as taught by Firefly Family Yoga
of Ridgefield. Register online, at the library, or call 203.938.2545. Click here for more information about class times.
FALL 2015 STORY TIMES: for children newborn through 2nd grade
September 21 - November 5
MR. MAGICHEAD'S HALLOWEEN SHOW
Monday, October 19th 4:00-5:00 PM
Join us as the Stupendous Mr. Magichead, an accidentally funny magician, entertains and delights us with his Halloween Show featuring, among other mysteries and illusions, vanishing, appearing and floating pumpkins!Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545.
BOO TO YOU, SPOOKY CUPCAKES - THIS PROGRAM IS FULL
Wednesday, October 21st from 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Children in grades K-4 are invited to listen to Halloween stories and decorate sweet treats. Call 203.938.2545 for more information.
MESSIN' AROUND WITH MAKEY MAKEY
Wednesday, October 21st at 4 PM
Can you imagine playing Tetris with bananas? Controlling Mario with Playdough? All of this is possible with MaKey MaKey! Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545.
INSIDE THE TIMES: INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING
Thursday, October 22 at 7:30 PM
Pulitzer-Prize winning journalist and investigative reporter for The New York Times, Mike McIntire talks about his groundbreaking exposés of gun violence, presidential politics and abuses in college
sports. Register online, at the Library or
call 203.938.2545 for more information.
CREEPY BRAINS IN A JAR!
Friday, October 23th at 4 PM
Bring out the Mad Scientist in you by making your own miniature brain-in-a-jar! For grades 5-8. Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545.
JEEPERS CREEPERS! WHERE'D YA GET THOSE PEEPERS?!
Saturday, October 24th at 3PM
Learn how to make your own creepy LED eyes just in time for Halloween! With these spooky LED eyes you are guaranteed to send a shiver down the neighbors’ spines! For grades 5-8. Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545.
HALLOWEEN MOVIE MADNESS!
Saturday, October 24 at 7 PM
Grab your sleeping bag and head on over to the Mark Twain Library for a night of pizza, candy, and creepiness! For grades 7-12.Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545. Click here for more information.
HERMES ARTS SERIES PRESENTS: PROMETHEUS
Sunday, October 25 at 3:00 PM
Join us for an afternoon of beautifully expressive music with an ensemble of the nation’s finest musicians. Register online, at the Library or
call 203.938.2545 for more information.
HEALTHY U PRESENTS: THE 52
Thursday, October 29 at 7:30 PM
Discover the true you by learning new ways to view the world with author Deanne Mincer. Register online, at the Library or call 203.938.2545. Click here for more information.
DOWNLOAD MAGAZINES NOW!
Zinio, the world's largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. Click here to browse from your library's collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download.
WHAT'S ALL THE HOOPLA AT THE LIBRARY?
Mark Twain Library card holders can now instantly borrow free digital movies, television shows, music, and audiobooks through a new partnership with Hoopla™. Click here to visit Hoopla or here for instructions or more information.