McMahon Wintonbury News & Events

Check out the library’s Calendar of Events for upcoming virtual programs!

Line Dancing with Heidi (Virtual) (Mon., June 14th @ 6:30 PM)

BEGINS AT 6:30 PM… leaving registration open until 6:45 for those who join late. Registration and email required for the link. You will receive the link via in your inbox once you register. Learn a few basic line dancing steps! We will spend time walking through the steps for all the dances and then the music goes on and we practice what we just learned! No previous experience necessary. Register for your Zoom link. Read more >

Summer Elixir Beverages and Hydration (Virtual) (Wed., June 16th @ 6:30 PM)

Shana Griffin, your local registered dietitian is offering a free nutrition class, sharing real talk on all things hydration. She will share reviews on products you can find in the stores, simple recipes to suite all flavor profiles and answering your quenching questions or concerns about hydrations impact on your health! Shana is helping you to eat well and be happy!
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Pokémon Club (June 17 @ 4:00 PM) (Zoom)

We’re starting our summer series of Pokémon meetups at a new time (4:00 PM)! Join Miss Nicole for an afternoon of all things Pokémon virtually on Zoom. We’ll do a small activity together and then watch some Pokémon episodes or a movie through Miss Nicole’s shared screen. Registration is required in order to receive the Zoom details to join. Best for ages 8+. Read more >

SUMMER READING PROGRAM starts June 21st for all ages!

Our library summer reading program, TAILS & TALES, starts on June 21st and runs through August 20th. All ages are welcome to participate! We have a terrific line-up of virtual programs this summer, and we’re happy to welcome people back into our building for browsing without appointments. Not sure how to register? Call Prosser (860-243-9721) or McMahon (860-242-0041) to speak with one of our library staff! Read more >

Tween Book Club: RICKETY STITCH AND THE GELATINOUS GOO, BOOK 1: THE ROAD TO EPOLI (June 24 @ 5:00 PM) (Zoom)

We’re kicking off our summer Tween Book Club meetings with a really fun graphic in June: Rickety Stitch and the Gelatinous Goo, Book 1. And best of all, I will actually give out paperback copies of the book to keep for anyone interested in joining the discussion (while supplies last)! Copies are available at both of our 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 >

Upcoming Events

  • Mystery Book Discussion: The Widows of Malabar Hill (Virtual)

    When: Monday, June 14, 2021 4:00 PM
    Ends on: Monday, June 14, 2021 5:30 PM
    Where: All Locations

    The Widows of Malabar Hill by Sujata Massey
    Introducing an extraordinary female lawyer-sleuth in a new historical series set in 1920s Bombay. Read more >

  • Line Dancing with Heidi (Virtual)

    When: Monday, June 14, 2021 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Monday, June 14, 2021 7:30 PM
    Where: All Locations

    BEGINS AT 6:30 PM... leaving registration open until 6:45 for those who join late. Read more >

  • Atlantic Magazine Discussion Group (Virtual)

    When: Tuesday, June 15, 2021 11:00 AM
    Ends on: Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:30 PM
    Where: All Locations

    Discuss current events as reported in the Atlantic Magazine. Read more >

  • Chair Pilates & Toning (Virtual)

    When: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 11:30 AM
    Ends on: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 12:30 PM
    Where: All Locations

    Come join Jeff Shealey for chair pilates and toning. Pilates is designed to strengthen core & abdominal muscles, which results in improving your entire body, making routine, daily tasks easier. Read more >

  • Library Building Committee Meeting

    When: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 6:00 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 8:00 PM
    Where: All Locations

    All meetings of the Library Building Committee are open to the public, including this virtual meeting. Read more >

  • Summer Elixir Beverages and Hydration (Virtual)

    When: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Wednesday, June 16, 2021 7:30 PM
    Where: All Locations

    Shana Griffin, your local registered dietitian is offering a free nutrition class, sharing real talk on all things hydration. Read more >

  • Pokémon Club (Virtual)

    When: Thursday, June 17, 2021 4:00 PM
    Ends on: Thursday, June 17, 2021 5:45 PM
    Where: All Locations

    Join Miss Nicole for an afternoon of all things Pokémon virtually on Zoom! We'll do an activity together, and then watch some Pokémon episodes or a movie through Miss Nicole's shared screen. Read more >

  • Miss Mara's Storytime Summer Reading Is Here

    When: Monday, June 21, 2021 10:30 AM
    Ends on: Monday, June 21, 2021 11:30 AM
    Where: Prosser Library

    Hooray it is the start of Summer Reading 2021!!!!!! Let's celebrate together by reading books and having fun fun fun

  • Social Justice Book Club: Sister Outsider (Virtual)

    When: Tuesday, June 22, 2021 6:30 PM
    Ends on: Tuesday, June 22, 2021 7:30 PM
    Where: All Locations

    Have you been hearing about racial and social justice, and want to learn more? Whether you are just getting started, or have been doing the work for decades, we hope you can join us at BPL’s Social Justice Book Club. Read more >

  • Chair Pilates & Toning (Virtual)

    When: Wednesday, June 23, 2021 11:30 AM
    Ends on: Wednesday, June 23, 2021 12:30 PM
    Where: All Locations

    Come join Jeff Shealey for chair pilates and toning. Pilates is designed to strengthen core & abdominal muscles, which results in improving your entire body, making routine, daily tasks easier. Read more >