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Record Your Music at Danbury’s Library For Free!

Need a recording studio for free? Well guess what, the Danbury Library just put one in and as long as you have a library card you can use it. You can do up to two, three hour sessions a month. For all of you who dream of one day becoming a national recording artist and Read more…

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Put A Little Free Library In Your Town

Do you know about the Little Free Libraries that have been established around the world? There are about 50-thousand of them and counting. Rose Buckens of Morris and Jo Ann Jaacks of Litchfield are busy putting these mini cabinet-like libraries all over their community and soon there will be more than 30 of them. They’re in front Read more…

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Beautiful Quilts To Be Displayed in Kent, Connecticut

Art Quilter Exhibits at Kent Memorial Library (Kent, Connecticut) – Kent fiber artist, Karen Eckmeier will be exhibiting her work in an exhibit titled, Happy Villages and Accidental Landscapes, at the Kent Memorial Library beginning September 1 until October 31, 2016. Eckmeier, also known as The Quilted Lizard, is an award-winning art quilter, international teacher, author, Read more…

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Memorial Day Book Sale In Kent

POPULAR BOOK SALE WILL OPEN MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND AT KENT MEMORIAL LIBRARY The Kent Memorial Library will kick off its extravagant annual book sale on Memorial Day Weekend! The sale will begin on Friday, May 27 (no early birds) and continue through Monday, May 30. Memorial Day weekend hours will be Friday: 12-5, Saturday: 10-5, Read more…

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35th Annual Library Fair ~ June 7

The 35th Annual Library Fair at Mystic and Noank Library. Saturday, June 7, 2014 from 9:30 – 2:30. Our Silent Auction closes at 2:00 p.m. We have thousands of books for sale, a White Elephant Sale, kids crafts and a scavenger hunt, food, fudge, live music – and TONS of old-fashioned fun! Please join us! The Book Read more…

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National Library Week in Connecticut

National Library Week is 4/13-4/19 and Network Connecticut and Nutmeg Junction hold libraries in a special place in our hearts. Libraries provide essential resources to the communities they serve. Whether you want to read a book, watch a movie, listen to music, find a meeting room for a non-profit, go online, do research, the library Read more…

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New Britain’s Public Library Is A Treasure

Nutmeg Junction extends a heart-felt thank you to New Britain Public Library. Libraries are the heartbeat of any community and the New Britain Public Library is that and more, an absolute treasure. The structure is literally three buildings in one and in the eyes of many of the locals is a cathedral to learning…a real Read more…

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Love Your Local Library

Have you been inside your local library lately? If you haven’t, go in and take a look around, yes, I know you will be surrounded by those ancient things called books, but go in anyway and take it all in. I did this the other day at the gorgeous New Haven Free Library. I was Read more…

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A Library Frozen In Time

At the Young Men’s Institute Library in New Haven, Connecticut hearing “shhhhhhhhhh” would be quite appropriate. You see, this gem of a place tucked into the downtown area of the Elm City is the state’s oldest living literary institution and one of the last remaining membership libraries in North America. Who knew? Well I didn’t, Read more…

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