9/1/2014 - Upcoming Trumbull Library Events

Upcoming Trumbull Library Events

Labor Day Holiday – Mon. Sept. 1 – Libraries Closed.

Non-Fiction Discussion Group: Brown Bag Lunch Meeting. Wed. Sept. 3, 12 – 1pm. Dir. Sue Horton’s group. Bring lunch! Sept.’s title is The Girls of Atomic City, by Denise Kiernan. 2013. 373pp. At the height of WWII, young women were recruited to Oak Ridge, TN by solid wages and war-ending work. They did not know the true nature of their tasks until the end of the war when the secret was revealed. This book captures the spirit, pluck, and courage of these women. Check the Library for copies; ideas welcome! Drop in to join!

Friends' of the Library Book Sale. Sat. Sept. 6, 9am – 3pm. Book Nook Sales are each month from September through June. For information or to volunteer, call the Library or get contact information at their website: www.the-friends-of-the-trumbull-library.com.

Sunday Hours Return to the Main Library! Sun. Sept. 7, 1 – 5pm!

SAT Practice Test. Sat. Sept. 13, 12 – 4pm. Why take a practice SAT test? It's one of the best ways to prepare for the real deal. Know what to expect and feel more comfortable and confident when test day comes. This is a real SAT exam, proctored and timed by a Kaplan representative. All test-takers will receive a phone call and feedback from a Kaplan tutor shortly after the exam. Bring calculator and two no. 2 pencils. Register. .

Butterfly: What, Where and Why? Tues. Sept. 16, 1 – 2pm. Ron Gagliardi, 'the Butterfly Guy' and outreach educator for the Connecticut Butterfly Association (CBA), will be sharing information from his soon-to-be published book, Butterfly: What Where and Why? Ron will regale you with all he has gathered during his 60 year exploration of all that is Lepidopteral. His hands-on program will enhance your knowledge of these ‘sky jewels’. Register.

The Songs You Love from the Great American Songbook. Tues. Sept. 16, 6:30 - 7:30pm. Cristina DiMuro, Trumbull soprano, and pianist Greg Horton perform The Songs You Love from the Great American Songbook--Standards from the 20's to 40's including songs by Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, the Gershwins and more! Drop in.

Upcoming! Art Exhibition at the Trumbull Library. The Great Minds Collection. Sept. 22 Opening. Details online.

Children’s Events

Family Chess Club. Sat. Sept. 6, 10am – 12pm. Selva Selvarajan's Family Chess Club will assemble on the first and third Saturdays (except for long weekends). Chess learners and experts from 4 to 94 are welcome. Meet in the Children's Section with your own board, or come to watch.

Check out our website at www.trumbullct-library.org for details.  203-452-5197