3/27/2015 - Upcoming Trumbull Library Events

Upcoming Trumbull Library Events

Good Friday, April 3, and Easter Sunday, April 5, Libraries Closed. Open Sat. April 4.

Non-Fiction Discussion Group: The Director's Club! Wed. Apr. 1, 12 – 1pm. Dir. Sue Horton’s club. April’s title is Miss Anne in Harlem: The White Women of the Black Renaissance, by Carla Kaplan. 2013. 505pp. 1920s New York City --freedom, experimentation, and passion--with Harlem at the epicenter. This book shows a few of the unconventional, free-thinking white women who became part of the heartbeat of Harlem. Check at the Library for upcoming titles; suggestions welcome! Drop by if you'd like to join!

How to Fund College without Going Broke. Sat. Apr. 4 or 11, 11am. – 12:15pm & Tues. Eve Apr. 7, 6:30 – 7:45pm. Trumbull resident Mike Dailey's excellent class covering how to plan for college expenses, including what it might cost, wise college choice, how to finance more than one child, and the best way to manage the expense. Includes a family financial run. Register. Free.

Titanic. TLS Lecture Series Spring 2015. Tues. April 7, 10am – 12pm. Event and consequences reviewed. This memorable tragedy marked the beginning of new safety measures that endure. Presented by Arthur Gottlieb, LCSW, CSA and local historian. 1st of 4 Lecture Series events. Register with flyer in Library; $5 each.

Rotary Read Aloud. Trumbull One Book - One Town 2015. Thurs. Apr. 9. Terry Buckingham, Program Leader for Language Arts K-5, Trumbull Public Schools, has suggested titles for out-loud reading on our The Food We Eat theme from literature, poetry, or non-fiction. These books were purchased by Trumbull Rotary and will be read by members of the Trumbull community. Partner Event. All Ages. Check with your school.

Romanticism in Opera. TLS Lecture Series Spring 2015. Operas based on beauty & emotional love stories are “Romantic.” Massenet’s Werther and Gounod’s Romeo and Juliet are prime examples of this opera genre, and excerpts will be heard and discussed. Presented by Dave Shafer, opera aficionado. Mr. Shafer teaches opera courses locally. 2nd of 4 Lecture Series events. Register with flyer in Library; $5 each.

Friends' of the Library Book Nook Sale. Sat. Apr. 11, 9am – 3pm. Book Nook Sale is today. Sales are once a 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.

Children’s Events

Artistic Entries on Display throughout April for One Book - One Town 2015. Vegetable & Fruit Poetry Contest for Children & Families! Details on our Event Calendar!

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