This Business of Fighting: A Human Face on World War II Sunday October 22nd from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. “This Business of Fighting,” is a live performance story, based on Tony Pritchard’s letters to his parents in Rhode Island between his sailing for Europe in February 1944 and Germany’s surrender about fifteen months later. Join us!
Drop-in Tech Help Friday, October 27th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Feeling frustrated or simply in need of a quick tutorial? Drop-in tech help is available to assist you with less complex computer issues that require 15 -20 minutes of help. Whether you’d like to ask a quick question about how to do something on your smartphone or whether you’d like some help learning a specific computer skill, we’re here to help.
Arachnid: A Furry, Fear-Filled Experience Monday, October 30th from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tired of the same ol' haunted hayrides? Looking for something creepy and crawly this Hallowe'en? Spook yourself this Hallowe'en with a visit from some 8 legged friends! Riverside Reptile Education Centre will be on hand with up to nine (9) of their eight-legged friends for an interactive and educational experience. Attendees will have a chance to touch or handle a spider during the hour-long presentation. Adults and teens, join us!
Nonfiction Book Group Wednesday, November 1st 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: THINK AGAIN by Adam Grant. Join us!
Get A Clue Mystery Book Club Wednesday, November 1st from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Join our mystery book club! Copies of this month’s pick will be available at the circulation desk. Join us to discuss this month’s pick Daisy Darker by Alice Feeney.
DIY: Felt Flowers Friday, November 3rd from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Join us for a fun afternoon making felt flowers. Participants will utilize a pattern to cut out felt pieces and hot glue the pieces together to create unique flowers. All supplies are included in this event. Registration is required.
EDIT Book Club: The Sum of Us Monday, November 6th from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Join members of Trumbull's Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion committee, along with staff from Trumbull Library's Adult Services team, to discuss Heather McGee's New York Times Bestseller, The Sum of Us. Please register, space is limited.