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Millennials Read (Virtual) (Wed., Dec 1st @ 1:30 PM)

At this no-stress book discussion, join readers in their 20s, 30s, and 40s to talk about current book picks. You do not need to be reading anything to participate. A partnership between Bloomfield Public Library and Simsbury Public Library and open to all. We hope to see you there. Read more >

Gentle Yoga with Pia Oliveri (Virtual)(Wed., Dec 1st @ 11:30 AM)

Join us for yoga with Pia Oliveri
Pia is the Owner and Director of Wabi-Sabi Yoga and Wellness Center in Windsor, CT. Through yoga, meditation and breath work she believes healing happens from the inside out. Her Gentle Yoga Class is a true representation of the Eight Limbs of Yoga! We will start with Meditation and breath work followed by seated postures and standing postures with the assistance of a chair. Read more >

Opera Talk: Orfeo ed Euridice (Virtual)(Virtual) (Tues., Nov 30th @ 1:00 PM)

Christoph Willibald Gluck (1714-1787) was one of the most dominant and successful composers of opera during the second half of the 18th century. He was also a major reformer of this genre and is sometimes called ‘The Father of Modern Opera.’ He travelled all across Europe and thrived in cities like London (also appearing in concert with Handel), Paris (meeting Rameau) and Vienna (dining there with the Mozarts). After his death he was still revered by the 19th century greats Beethoven, Berlioz, and Wagner. Jeffrey Engel will present “Orfeo,” Gluck’s greatest work, and detail the composer’s important contributions to the development of opera.

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