Nonfiction Book Group Wednesday, October 4th from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Consider this your invitation to read and discuss nonfiction! The group discusses all kinds of non-fiction books, including books about science, history, memoirs. Copies of each month's book are available in multiple formats at the Circulation Desk and often as digital audiobooks and eBooks. September book selection: SONG OF THE CELL by Siddhartha Mukherjee. Join us!
The Yarn Darling Wednesday, October 4th from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Join our fiber arts group. Bring your knitting, crocheting, needle punching, needle felting, or any other yarn craft to work on while socializing with other crafters. All skill levels are welcome. We can’t wait to see you there. Registration is requested for the group but not required.
What is Censorship? A Panel Discussion Thursday, October 5th from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Why is discussing censorship important? How does censorship affect individual and community well-being? Join Trumbull's Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Taskforce (EDIT) as they host a moderated panel discussion addressing the above question and many others. Community members are welcome to submit questions beforehand for possible inclusion. Register here.
Retirement Considerations Friday, October 6th from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. This program is for those thinking about retirement, near retirement or already retired. Retirement is a different stage in life and several things change financially from our working years. Those changes also impact your income taxes which have become more complicated over the years. In this program we discuss a number of items including Required Minimum Distributions (RMD's), Charitable Giving, Income Strategies, Annuities, Social Security and Sale of a home. Register here.
Ain't It Scary? With Sean & Carrie Podcast presents New England Ghost Stories Wednesday, October 11th from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Have you ever had an experience that you simply cannot explain? The Ain't it Scary? with Sean & Carrie podcast hosts a presentation covering a short history of paranormal and ghost stories in New England - from the cases of the Conjuring series-inspiring Warrens to hauntings relating to major historical events to some of the spookiest and strangest stories based in the Northeastern US. Feel free to bring your curiosity, questions, and an open mind! Register here.
Adult Fiction Book Club Thursday, October 12th from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Join us as we discuss MANHATTAN BEACH by Jennifer Eagan. We have a limited amount of copies of this month's book available for check out at the main branch. Register here.