Is your cat not quite as cute as those we see on the internet? Are you tired of your cat thinking outside the box? Is your cat a hard core shredder (and I don’t mean snowboarding!) And if you have a multi-cat household are you wondering why they just can’t all get along? Dr. Rachel Geller will answer all of these questions and more! She will advise you on how to resolve your cat’s behavioral and emotional problems, always with the goal of creating permanently harmonious relationships between your cat and you.
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All meetings of the Library Building Committee are open to the public, including this virtual meeting. Read more >
This presentation will provide a brief overview of the Indochina Wars (1946-1975), focusing mainly on the Vietnam conflict, and their role in driving large-scale Southeast Asian (especially Vietnamese) immigration to the United States. The talk will also examine patterns of immigrant settlement within the United States, major changes in American immigration law and their consequences, and the challenges the Vietnamese and other groups face to maintain their cultural heritage whilst fitting into the American national mosaic. Read more >
Join Miss Nicole for an evening of binge-watching some terrific anime episodes using the zoom platform! Registration is required to receive the zoom information to join. Best for teens in grades 7-12. Read more >
Group Reading from the anthology, Waking Up to the Earth: Connecticut Poets in a Time of Global Climate Crisis – features 6 CT poets: Aaron Caycedo-Kimura, Luisa Caycedo-KImura, Pegi Deitz Shea, David K. Leff, Rennie McQuilkin, and Tom Nicotera. The anthology, published in 2021 by Grayson Books, was edited by CT State Poet Laureate Margaret Gibson. Poets will read their anthology poems plus other Nature-based poems. Read more >
What Somewhat scary stories will Miss Sheila read today? Tune into our YouTube page to find out!
The link will be available beginning Saturday, October 2. Read more >
In our October Tween Book Club, we’ll be doing an amazing book that’s about to have a sequel come out in November: OUT OF MY MIND by Sharon Draper. And best of all, I will actually give out paperback copies of the book to anyone interested in joining the discussion (while supplies last)! Books are available at both BPL locations. Register online to receive zoom details to join the book chat – you must be registered to receive a copy of the book. Read more >
Songs and movement enable children and caregivers to explore this fairy tale in a new and exciting way! Includes songs by The Coasters, Temptations, Hank Williams, and JP “The Big Bopper” Richardson. Registration is required to receive Zoom information to join. Read more >