Daytime Discussion: “Under the Tulip Tree” by Michelle Shocklee

Our Community Terryville

In June, we’ll be reading “Under the Tulip Tree” by Michelle Shocklee.  We’ll meet at a private residence on Monday, June 21 at 1pm.  Register for this program by e-mailing gdelcegno@biblio.org.  (In the event of rain or excessive heat, the discussion will be postponed to the following Monday, June 28 at 1p.)  Please call the Library […]

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“Try it” Tuesdays: Oil Pastels

Terryville Public Library 238 Main Street, Terryville

Oil pastels are inexpensive, easy to clean, easy to transport, easy to control, and perfect for artists of all ages and skill levels. Their particular composition and versatility allows for amazing effects, gorgeous textures, subtle gradients, and luminous saturated color. If you haven't created with oil pastels since elementary school, give them another try!  All […]

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Knitalong Group

Booktique 244 Main Street, Terryville

Bring along a project in progress, projects to share or questions to ask.  Newbie knitters welcome.  This is not meant to be an instructional class but there will be people there willing to help. Knitalong Group will  be meeting inside the Library in the nonfiction section. Vaccinated knitters may take off their masks while seated.

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Henna with Jamilah

Terryville Public Library 238 Main Street, Terryville

Join us for a PowerPoint presentation detailing the history, origin and traditions of henna and a professionally applied henna design.  Space is limited for this in-person, outdoor program.  Open to age 13+. Masks or face coverings are required for this event. In the event of rain, this program will be held on Thursday, July 1 […]

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Makerspace Meetup

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This working group of community volunteers and library staff will meet regularly to coordinate development and implementation of a community-based library makerspace.  New members welcome to attend.  Meetings are held virtually at this time, though when the weather gets warmer, we can consider meeting in-person, outside. ZOOM link:  https://zoom.us/j/93082340180?pwd=QnlLVzh3Z1lvdFZMcHArak9ucVBkUT09

Fourth Friday Trivia (VIRTUAL)

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Join us on Zoom for several rounds of trivia, from book knowledge to pop culture to animal lore to general knowledge, for a chance to win some fun prizes! Some important details for this event: Teams can be comprised of individual or multiple players (up to 4).  Recommended team size is 2-3 players. If members […]

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Pizza and Paint Pour

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Create a one of a kind acrylic paint-pour masterpiece during this in-person, outdoors program. Ms. Fosse, a local crafter, will provide instruction and each teen (13+) will create a colorful art piece to bring home. Space is limited. All supplies provided; Cheese pizza will be served. Masks or face coverings are required for this event. […]

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“Try It” Tuesdays: Paper Circuits

Terryville Public Library 238 Main Street, Terryville

Paper circuits are a fun way to learn basic electronics!  Using copper tape, a cell battery, an LED, and tape, you can create a one-of-a-kind light-up card in less than an hour! All supplies are provided to explore simple circuitry and basic electronics. Drop by each week from June 22 through August 10 to craft, […]

Free

Knitalong Group

Booktique 244 Main Street, Terryville

Bring along a project in progress, projects to share or questions to ask.  Newbie knitters welcome.  This is not meant to be an instructional class but there will be people there willing to help. Knitalong Group will  be meeting inside the Library in the nonfiction section. Vaccinated knitters may take off their masks while seated.

Free

“Try It” Tuesdays: Button Maker

Terryville Public Library 238 Main Street, Terryville

Use the CreationStation's new Button Maker to personalize your flair! Drop by each week from June 22 through August 10 to craft, create and explore with the provided materials or equipment.  Supplies will be available each Tuesday from 1:30pm – 8pm, so stop in at a time that works best for you! No registration is […]

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“Try It” Tuesdays: Ozobots

Terryville Public Library 238 Main Street, Terryville

These little micro-robots use color sensors to navigate and perform actions.  Learn their code and program them to make their way successfully through a maze. Drop by each week from June 22 through August 10 to craft, create and explore with the provided materials or equipment.  Supplies will be available each Tuesday from 1:30pm – […]

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Teen Paint Nite: Fireflies in a Jar (VIRTUAL)

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A guided painting program for teens (13+) with local artist Evelina Gervickas.  All supplies are provided; space is limited. Register for this program here:  <REGISTRATION OPENS JUNE 22>

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