Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Saxton B. Little Free Library! All events are free and open to the public. Registration required where noted.
Limit by location:      Limit by audience:
319 Route 87
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 10:30 & 2:00
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Tuesday, Jul. 16, 6:30pm


Join us for our leg of the Connecticut Authors Trail and meet James Mustich, author of 1000 BOOKS TO READ BEFORE YOU DIE: A LIFE-CHANGING LIST. Copies of his book will be available for purchase and signing. Program includes a door prize and refreshments! Registration requested - call us at 860-228-0350 to sign up!
Walking Book Club fo
319 Route 87
Wednesday, Jul. 17, 10:30

Meet in the Horace Porter parking lot. We will walk the track and discuss Small Animals: Parenthood in the Age of Fear, by Kim Brooks. Copies available at the library. Babies/children welcome. Rain Date: 7/22

Registration is required.

You can call (860-228-0350) or stop by to register.
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Wednesday, Jul. 17, 2:30-4:00pm

Do you knit? Crochet? Embroider?
Want to ask a question, share a pattern, or just chat with some fellow crafters?
Stop in the library on
Wednesdays
from 2:30-4:00pm

for this informal gathering and bring whatever you're working on!

Saxton B. Little Free Library
Thursday, Jul. 18, 11:00am

This week, we'll talk about science fiction books and time travel texts, like OUTLANDER by Diana Gabaldon, 11/22/63 by Stephen King, and THE TIME TRAVELER'S WIFE by Audrey Niffennegger. Come with recommendations of your favorites of the genre, or just come to listen!
No registration required - but tea will be served! Feel free to bring your own mug.
Intergalactic Art!
319 Route 87
Thursday, Jul. 18, 6:00

Have fun while making out-of-this-world art!
Limited to 20. Registration is required.

You can call (860-228-0350) or stop by to register.
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Friday, Jul. 19, 10:30
Showtime Steve: The
319 Route 87
Friday, Jul. 19, 2:00

Featuring fast-paced juggling, mind-blowing Houdini escape artistry, contortion (watch him fit his entire body through a tennis racket!), balancing tricks, and other amazing stunts and ​laughs for the ​whole family @YEOMANS HALL
Registration is required.

You can call (860-228-0350) or stop by to register.
319 Route 87
Monday, Jul. 22
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Monday, Jul. 22, 1:00pm

Sci-Fi Cinema
This week:
The Matrix
Rated R, 2 hr., 16 min.
Watch the movie, and join us afterwards for a brief discussion!
Please arrive early to grab a seat and a snack before showtime!
All screenings will include subtitles.
No registration required. Adults only! Films subject to change.
319 Route 87
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 10:30 & 2:00
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Tuesday, Jul. 23, 6:30pm

Natural Causes: An Epidemic of Wellness, the Certainty of Dying, and Killing Ourselves to Live Longer by Barbara Ehrenreich
Tuesday, July 23rd @ 6:30pm
This book group meets in the Library's programming room

 
New members are always welcome -- please drop in!
Copies of book group titles are available for pick-up at the Library.
Questions? Contact Cait at 860-228-0350.
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 2:30-4:00pm

Do you knit? Crochet? Embroider?
Want to ask a question, share a pattern, or just chat with some fellow crafters?
Stop in the library on
Wednesdays
from 2:30-4:00pm

for this informal gathering and bring whatever you're working on!

DIY Solar Ovens
319 Route 87
Wednesday, Jul. 24, 3:00

Build your own oven and use it to make s’mores!


Limited to 20. Registration is required.
Registration opens July 1st.

You can call (860-228-0350) or stop by to register.
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Thursday, Jul. 25, 11:00am

This week, we'll talk about horror books, like THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE by Shirley Jackson, CARRIE by Stephen King, and CORALINE by Neil Gaiman. Come with recommendations of your favorites of the genre, or just come to listen!
No registration required - but tea will be served! Feel free to bring your own mug.
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Thursday, Jul. 25, 3:30pm
Space Cakes!
319 Route 87
Thursday, Jul. 25, 6:00

Decorate four outer space themed cupcakes with frosting & fondant! Ages 5+

Limited to 20. Registration is required.
Registration opens July 1st.

You can call (860-228-0350) or stop by to register.
Saxton B. Little Free Library
Friday, Jul. 26, 10:30
Family Movie
319 Route 87
Friday, Jul. 26, 2:00

Lego Movie 2: The Second Part. Rated PG. Snacks provided.   
Limited to 40. Registration is required.
Registration opens July 1st.

You can call (860-228-0350) or stop by to register.
319 Route 87
Monday, Jul. 29
Powered by engagedpatrons.org