Tuesday September 6, 2022 - Friday November 11, 2022

Staples Public Library - Still have room in our Fall Storytime on Saturday,  Oct. 9 at 10:30 a.m. Call the library at 894-1401 to sign up. | FacebookOnline registration for our fall session of storytimes begins on Tuesday, September 6.
 All storytime programs begin the week of September 19 and run until November 11. 
Ages 12 -24 months meets on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. beginning 9/19
Ages 24-36 months meets on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. beginning 9/22 (FULL)
Ages 3-5 years meets on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. beginning 9/23

 

CONTACT: Marie Stromwall  860-763-3501  mstromwall@biblio.org

Staples Public Library - Still have room in our Fall Storytime on Saturday,  Oct. 9 at 10:30 a.m. Call the library at 894-1401 to sign up. | FacebookOnline registration for our fall session of storytimes begins on Tuesday, September 6.
 All storytime programs begin the week of September 19 and run until November 11. 
Ages 12 -24 months meets on Mondays at 10:30 a.m. beginning 9/19
Ages 24-36 months meets on Thursdays at 10:30 a.m. beginning 9/22 (FULL)
Ages 3-5 years meets on Fridays at 10:30 a.m. beginning 9/23

 

CONTACT:
  Marie Stromwall
  860.763.3501
   mstromwall@biblio.org


Wednesday October 5, 2022 - Wednesday October 26, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
You and Me in Music with Renee Coro

Renee Coro - Perfect Harmony - Amazon.com MusicJoin us for this dynamic program led by Music Therapist, Renee Coro of Harmonious Happenings, for children aged 2-5 years old with a caregiver.
You and your child will engage in many aspects of music including singing, playing instruments, and moving, all in a fun social group setting. Online registration begins September 6 for residents and September 19 for non-residents. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Program meets on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. for 4 weeks on October 5, 12, 19, 26. 

 

CONTACT: Marie Stromwall  860-763-3501  mstromwall@biblio.org

Renee Coro - Perfect Harmony - Amazon.com MusicJoin us for this dynamic program led by Music Therapist, Renee Coro of Harmonious Happenings, for children aged 2-5 years old with a caregiver.
You and your child will engage in many aspects of music including singing, playing instruments, and moving, all in a fun social group setting. Online registration begins September 6 for residents and September 19 for non-residents. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Program meets on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. for 4 weeks on October 5, 12, 19, 26. 

 

CONTACT:
  Marie Stromwall
  860.763.3501
   mstromwall@biblio.org


Friday October 14, 2022 - Sunday October 16, 2022
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Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale

The Preview Sale is scheduled for Friday, October 14th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm for a cost of $10. Friends’ members are free. The Open Sale will take place on Saturday, October 15th  from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and Sunday, October 16th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Please click HERE for important details.

CONTACT: Joanne Nichting  8607633501  jnichting@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

The Preview Sale is scheduled for Friday, October 14th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm for a cost of $10. Friends’ members are free. The Open Sale will take place on Saturday, October 15th  from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm and Sunday, October 16th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Please click HERE for important details.

CONTACT:
  Joanne Nichting
  8607633501
   jnichting@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

Saturday October 15, 2022

LEGO Club | Events | Boston Public LibraryLEGO  theme is "Halloween"
Children in grades 1-5 are invited to join us for some LEGO building fun.  We supply the LEGO bricks and you supply the imagination.  Your creations will be displayed in the children’s room for a time before being disassembled for use at the next LEGO Club meeting.  No registration required.

CONTACT: Marie Stromwall  860-763-3501  mstromwall@biblio.org

LEGO Club | Events | Boston Public LibraryLEGO  theme is "Halloween"
Children in grades 1-5 are invited to join us for some LEGO building fun.  We supply the LEGO bricks and you supply the imagination.  Your creations will be displayed in the children’s room for a time before being disassembled for use at the next LEGO Club meeting.  No registration required.

CONTACT:
  Marie Stromwall
  860.763.3501
   mstromwall@biblio.org

Tuesday October 18, 2022
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6:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Social Security & Retirement: Know Your Options

Social Security COLA increase: What to know about adjustment in 2022Paul Santaniello, Financial Advisor will be presenting.
Among the things you will learn:
> How does "when I file" affect my benefits?
> How can I maximize my benefits while minimizing any taxes due?
> What options are available for married couples; according to current Social Security rules?
> If I've already filed for benefits, can I make a change?
And much more!

CONTACT: Cecelia Becker  (860)763-3501  cbecker@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library
There are 88 spaces available.

Social Security COLA increase: What to know about adjustment in 2022Paul Santaniello, Financial Advisor will be presenting.
Among the things you will learn:
> How does "when I file" affect my benefits?
> How can I maximize my benefits while minimizing any taxes due?
> What options are available for married couples; according to current Social Security rules?
> If I've already filed for benefits, can I make a change?
And much more!

CONTACT:
  Cecelia Becker
  (860)763.3501
   cbecker@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

There are 88 spaces available.

Wednesday October 19, 2022
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Henna for Teens with Jamilah

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Join Jamilah from Henna Creations for an educational and fun henna workshop where you will learn about the history, origins, and traditions of henna. Then, each participant gets a professionally applied henna design.
For students in grades 7-12. Click below for required online registration. Registration must include parent's name and parent's email address for notification purposes. 

CONTACT: Marie Stromwall  860-763-3501  mstromwall@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

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Join Jamilah from Henna Creations for an educational and fun henna workshop where you will learn about the history, origins, and traditions of henna. Then, each participant gets a professionally applied henna design.
For students in grades 7-12. Click below for required online registration. Registration must include parent's name and parent's email address for notification purposes. 

CONTACT:
  Marie Stromwall
  860.763.3501
   mstromwall@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library


Thursday October 20, 2022

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Alanna Orlandi will be offering free All-levels yoga class on four Thursday evenings. October 20 & 27 and
November 3 & 10.  Come learn the basics of yoga, flow and stretch in a vinyasa practice. Alanna is RYT 500 certified.

Blocks and straps will be provided. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat. Water is suggested.

Please register for each class individually.

CONTACT: Cecelia Becker  (860) 763-3501  cbecker@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library
There are 12 spaces available.

Yoga Poses SVG Vectors and Icons - SVG Repo
Alanna Orlandi will be offering free All-levels yoga class on four Thursday evenings. October 20 & 27 and
November 3 & 10.  Come learn the basics of yoga, flow and stretch in a vinyasa practice. Alanna is RYT 500 certified.

Blocks and straps will be provided. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat. Water is suggested.

Please register for each class individually.

CONTACT:
  Cecelia Becker
  (860) 763.3501
   cbecker@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

There are 12 spaces available.

Friday October 21, 2022
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Movie Matinee - Where the Crawdads Sing

Movie Matinee - Where the Crawdads Sing

Where the Crawdads Sing is a movie adaptation of Delia Owen's bestselling novel. The Drama Mystery is about a woman, Kya Clark, of the Deep South who has raised herself in the marshes during the 1950s and 60s after her parents abandon her. Her long isolation only molded her to be independent but yearn for company. When the murder of a man she was once involved with arises, a vulnerable Kya finds herself at the murder trials center and becomes the prime suspect. 2 hours and 5 minutes. Rated PG-13

 

CONTACT: Joanne Nichting  8607633501  jnichting@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

Movie Matinee - Where the Crawdads Sing

Where the Crawdads Sing is a movie adaptation of Delia Owen's bestselling novel. The Drama Mystery is about a woman, Kya Clark, of the Deep South who has raised herself in the marshes during the 1950s and 60s after her parents abandon her. Her long isolation only molded her to be independent but yearn for company. When the murder of a man she was once involved with arises, a vulnerable Kya finds herself at the murder trials center and becomes the prime suspect. 2 hours and 5 minutes. Rated PG-13

 

CONTACT:
  Joanne Nichting
  8607633501
   jnichting@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

Monday October 24, 2022
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Pumpkin Painting

For grades 7-12. We will provide the pumpkins and paint supplies. You bring the creativity. Registration is required. 

CONTACT: Marie Stromwall  860-763-3501  mstromwall@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library
There are 6 spaces available.

For grades 7-12. We will provide the pumpkins and paint supplies. You bring the creativity. Registration is required. 

CONTACT:
  Marie Stromwall
  860.763.3501
   mstromwall@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

There are 6 spaces available.

Tuesday October 25, 2022
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6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Jeepers Creepers with Riverside Reptiles

Serpentarium | Riverside Reptiles Educational Center | Connecticut, Enfield
For ages 4 & up. Get up-close and personal with some "creepy-looking" creatures from Riverside Reptiles!  Learn about different animals, from spiders to snakes to scorpions and more, and how their strange adaptations help them survive in the wild.  Hopefully, by the end, they won't be so "creepy" anymore! Sponsored by the Friends of the Somers Public Library. 

CONTACT: Marie Stromwall  860-763-3501  mstromwall@biblio.org
There are 32 spaces available.

Serpentarium | Riverside Reptiles Educational Center | Connecticut, Enfield
For ages 4 & up. Get up-close and personal with some "creepy-looking" creatures from Riverside Reptiles!  Learn about different animals, from spiders to snakes to scorpions and more, and how their strange adaptations help them survive in the wild.  Hopefully, by the end, they won't be so "creepy" anymore! Sponsored by the Friends of the Somers Public Library. 

CONTACT:
  Marie Stromwall
  860.763.3501
   mstromwall@biblio.org

There are 32 spaces available.

Wednesday October 26, 2022
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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
October Book Discussion

 
  October Book Discussion - The Shoes of the Fisherman by Morris West

   Sign up at the library and get a copy of the book.  Led by Denise Stankovics

 

CONTACT: Joanne Nichting  8607633501   jnichting@biblio.org
LOCATION: Library Board Room

 
  October Book Discussion - The Shoes of the Fisherman by Morris West

   Sign up at the library and get a copy of the book.  Led by Denise Stankovics

 

CONTACT:
  Joanne Nichting
  8607633501
    jnichting@biblio.org

LOCATION: Library Board Room

 
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3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Teen Advisory Board

Teen Advisory Board – Whitehall Public LibraryJoin the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) to help promote library services to teens at the Somers Public Library! Share your ideas and thoughts about upcoming programs, materials, and general improvements to help make the library an even better place for you and your friends. You earn 1 hour of community service credit for attending. Giveaways and snacks will be provided. For teens in grades 7-12. Registration is required.

CONTACT: Marie Stromwall  860-763-3501  mstromwall@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library
There are many spaces available.

Teen Advisory Board – Whitehall Public LibraryJoin the Teen Advisory Board (TAB) to help promote library services to teens at the Somers Public Library! Share your ideas and thoughts about upcoming programs, materials, and general improvements to help make the library an even better place for you and your friends. You earn 1 hour of community service credit for attending. Giveaways and snacks will be provided. For teens in grades 7-12. Registration is required.

CONTACT:
  Marie Stromwall
  860.763.3501
   mstromwall@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

There are many spaces available.

Thursday October 27, 2022

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Alanna Orlandi will be offering free All-levels yoga class on four Thursday evenings. October 20 & 27 and
November 3 & 10.  Come learn the basics of yoga, flow and stretch in a vinyasa practice. Alanna is RYT 500 certified.

Blocks and straps will be provided. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat. Water is suggested.

Please register for each class individually.

CONTACT: Cecelia Becker  (860) 763-3501  cbecker@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library
There are 16 spaces available.

Yoga Poses SVG Vectors and Icons - SVG Repo
Alanna Orlandi will be offering free All-levels yoga class on four Thursday evenings. October 20 & 27 and
November 3 & 10.  Come learn the basics of yoga, flow and stretch in a vinyasa practice. Alanna is RYT 500 certified.

Blocks and straps will be provided. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat. Water is suggested.

Please register for each class individually.

CONTACT:
  Cecelia Becker
  (860) 763.3501
   cbecker@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

There are 16 spaces available.

Friday October 28, 2022
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1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Movie Matinee - Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris

Movie Matinee - Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris

 

Set in 1950s London, this charming vintage story explores the wit and tenacity of Mrs. Ada Harris (Lesley Manville), a widowed housekeeper who's intent on owning a gorgeous Christian Dior dress and will stop at nothing to make it happen. This plucky tale explores the various challenges and triumphs experienced by Mrs. Harris as she pursues the dress of her dreams while ultimately leaving a lasting impression on the House of Dior. 1 hour and 56 minutes. Rated PG

 

CONTACT: Joanne Nichting  8607633501  jnichting@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

Movie Matinee - Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris

 

Set in 1950s London, this charming vintage story explores the wit and tenacity of Mrs. Ada Harris (Lesley Manville), a widowed housekeeper who's intent on owning a gorgeous Christian Dior dress and will stop at nothing to make it happen. This plucky tale explores the various challenges and triumphs experienced by Mrs. Harris as she pursues the dress of her dreams while ultimately leaving a lasting impression on the House of Dior. 1 hour and 56 minutes. Rated PG

 

CONTACT:
  Joanne Nichting
  8607633501
   jnichting@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

Thursday November 3, 2022

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Alanna Orlandi will be offering free All-levels yoga class on four Thursday evenings. October 20 & 27 and
November 3 & 10.  Come learn the basics of yoga, flow and stretch in a vinyasa practice. Alanna is RYT 500 certified.

Blocks and straps will be provided. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat. Water is suggested.

Please register for each class individually.

CONTACT: Cecelia Becker  (860) 763-3501  cbecker@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library
There are 16 spaces available.

Yoga Poses SVG Vectors and Icons - SVG Repo
Alanna Orlandi will be offering free All-levels yoga class on four Thursday evenings. October 20 & 27 and
November 3 & 10.  Come learn the basics of yoga, flow and stretch in a vinyasa practice. Alanna is RYT 500 certified.

Blocks and straps will be provided. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat. Water is suggested.

Please register for each class individually.

CONTACT:
  Cecelia Becker
  (860) 763.3501
   cbecker@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

There are 16 spaces available.

Saturday November 5, 2022
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10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Read to a Dog

 

Dog Book Clubs – Yup You Read that Right - Pet CampPractice your reading skills by reading to a dog in a relaxed, “dog-friendly” atmosphere.  All dogs have been trained, tested and certified by Bright & Beautiful Therapy Dogs, Inc. Participants may bring a book or select one at the library. The time slots are for ten minutes at 10:30, 10:40, 10:50, 11:00, 11:10 and 11:20. Online registration begins 9/6. 

CONTACT: Marie Stromwall  860-763-3501  mstromwall@biblio.org
There are many spaces available.

 

Dog Book Clubs – Yup You Read that Right - Pet CampPractice your reading skills by reading to a dog in a relaxed, “dog-friendly” atmosphere.  All dogs have been trained, tested and certified by Bright & Beautiful Therapy Dogs, Inc. Participants may bring a book or select one at the library. The time slots are for ten minutes at 10:30, 10:40, 10:50, 11:00, 11:10 and 11:20. Online registration begins 9/6. 

CONTACT:
  Marie Stromwall
  860.763.3501
   mstromwall@biblio.org

There are many spaces available.

Thursday November 10, 2022

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Alanna Orlandi will be offering free All-levels yoga class on four Thursday evenings. October 20 & 27 and
November 3 & 10.  Come learn the basics of yoga, flow and stretch in a vinyasa practice. Alanna is RYT 500 certified.

Blocks and straps will be provided. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat. Water is suggested.

Please register for each class individually.

CONTACT: Cecelia Becker  (860) 763-3501  cbecker@biblio.org
LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library
There are 16 spaces available.

Yoga Poses SVG Vectors and Icons - SVG Repo
Alanna Orlandi will be offering free All-levels yoga class on four Thursday evenings. October 20 & 27 and
November 3 & 10.  Come learn the basics of yoga, flow and stretch in a vinyasa practice. Alanna is RYT 500 certified.

Blocks and straps will be provided. Dress comfortably and bring your own mat. Water is suggested.

Please register for each class individually.

CONTACT:
  Cecelia Becker
  (860) 763.3501
   cbecker@biblio.org

LOCATION: Blake Community Room - Somers Public Library

There are 16 spaces available.


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