FALL STORY TIMES for children newborn through 2nd grade
September 29 - November 14
Registration required. You may register by phone, or in-person at the library. Schedule and additional info here.
THE HELEN AND ALLEN HERMES ART SERIES PRESENTS:
Broadway Musicals - From Ziegfeld to Sondheim
Saturday, October 25th at 7:30 PM
An evening of history, music & delight
tracing the evolution of Broadway’s greatest musicals from the 20’s to today through both song and story. Featuring Actor-Director Don Bovingloh and Actress-Singer Valerie diLorenzo. Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545.
BOO TO YOU! Would you like to make a spooky cupcake or two?
Monday, October 27th from
4:00 - 5:00 PM
Children in grades K-3 are invited to listen to Halloween stories and decorate sweet treats. Stop by the library or call 203.938.2545 with questions.
FILM AND DISCUSSION: Innovations & Inspirations
Tuesday, October 28th at 7:30 PM
Mondays at Racine is a documentary about 2 sisters who open their hair salon to women diagnosed with cancer. After the film Yoga Shala owner Valerie Schneiderman & a representative of The CT Center for Survivorship will discuss other available resources. Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545. Click for more information.
HALLOWEEN VISIT with Author/ Illustrator David Hyde Costello
Wednesday, October 29th from 4:00-4:50 PM
Join the author/ illustrator of I Can Help, Little Pig Joins the Band, and Here They Come! for a one-man variety show with Halloween songs, stories and a friendly hobgoblin. Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545. For Grades K-6.
3-D PRINTER DEMONSTRATION
Saturday, November 1st from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Watch this 15-year-old Westport resident, Dan Kleine, create objects with his 3-D printer — frogs are a specialty! Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545.
SMALL BUSINESS 101 - Marketing for People With No Time
DATE CHANGE: Thursday, November 6th at 7:00 PM
Just as you plan for inventory and billing, thinking ahead to a marketing plan is key to staying competitive. With Bob Pietrzkiewicz, marketing specialist and consultant. Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545. Location Change: Mark Twain Library.
MEET THE AUTHOR: MARILYN JOHNSON
Wednesday, November 12th at 7:30 PM
Learn about the adventures of modern-day archeologists as Ms. Johnson discusses her latest work: “Lives in Ruins: Archeologists and the Seductive Lure of Human Rubble”. Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545.
MEET THE AUTHORS: LAURIE HEISS & JILL SMYTH
Thursday, November 20th at 7:30 PM
Join the authors of "The Merritt Parkway: The Road That Shaped a Region" as they navigate the unique history of this historic road. Register online, at the library or call 203.938.2545.
FANTASTIC FIBER: Art to Wear - Art to Give
Trunk Show/Sale - Saturday, November 15th from 11 AM to 3 PM
See a display of creations by members of the Connecticut Surface Design Association, an organization that works around the globe to promote awareness and appreciation of the textile arts. A percentage of today's sales benefit the Library.
FALL PHOTO EXHIBIT
On display from now thru November 28th
Esther-Grace Simson is an artist inspired by the natural beauty and nobility of her subjects. Her emotionally charged photographs convey her passion for the integrity of the horse.