Thanksgiving Time with Robin Glowa, The Conscious Cook
Thursday, November 9, 7 PM
Need some new inspiration for Thanksgiving appetizers and side dishes? Come enjoy a selection of delectable dishes for your holiday table. Samples and recipes included. Registration required. Space is limited.
Holiday Centerpiece Workshop with Donna Rapino of Diva Fiore
Tuesday, November 7, 6:30 PM
Create a beautiful holiday centerpiece using floral foam. Donna will provide the floral foam and some greens and flowers; you provide the low vessel (not a vase), scissors/knife, greenery from your yard (or the roadside) and some favorite things such as candles, pinecones, ribbons, ornaments, etc. Space is limited. Please register.
The Missing Link in Retirement Planning: Why and When to Consider Long-Term Care Insurance,
Thursday, November 16, 7 PM
Guest speaker Aldo Pantano, from the State of Connecticut’s Partnership for Long Term Care will discuss what you need to know about long term care insurance and how to protect your assets. Please register.
Film Screenings—all begin at 7 PM
Thursday, November 2: The Big Sick
Thursday, November 30: The Glass Castle
Drop-in Crochet Club
Saturday, November 11, 2-4pm Grades 4-6
Drop in at the library to learn basic crocheting and make an easy project!
Series Club (grades 2 & 3)
Wednesday, Nov. 15, 6:30 pm
Pick up your copy of The Wishbone Wish with Judy Moody and Stink by Megan McDonald at the Children’s Desk when you register and then join us to discuss this Thanksgiving themed tale. Space and supplies are limited. Copies of the book and registration at the Children’s Desk.
Sneak Peek Book Club
Thursday, November 16, 6-7pm Grades 5-6
Get the scoop on brand new books at the library, make glittery slime, and have a snack! This program is collaboration between Beecher Road School and the Woodbridge Town Library.
Horizon Wings Raptor Rehabilitation and Education ages 4 and up
Saturday, November 25, 2pm
What are the features all raptors have in common? Meet five different birds and learn their individual stories as well as the characteristics and behaviors of each species. Space is limited. Please register online at www.woodbridge.lioninc.org.
Friends of the Woodbridge Library Holiday Book Fair
The Friends of the Library will be selling some unique books at a Holiday Book Fair, Saturday, December 2, 10 am – 2 pm. The book fair will feature a small collection of books at special prices. The Friends received unusual donations and will price the books at higher than their usual rock-bottom prices. Included will be: leather-bound Franklin Library Classic Books, mint condition, gilt page edges, sewn-in ribbon book marks, $15; lovingly collected, beautiful art books—from Edward Hopper to Jasper Johns—in pristine condition, $10/hardcover, $5/paperback; a small number of graphic novels by popular author, Neil Gaiman, excellent condition, $10; and a historical collection of psychology books from a local psychologist, good condition, hardcover and paperback, $1/book. Holiday books as well as all books in the Friends Bookstore Alley will be available at usual prices. Quantities are limited, so come early! The Friends are providing free gift wrapping.
Swinging Through the Stacks at the Woodbridge Town Library
Save the dates! November 3 & 4, 2017!
The Woodbridge Town Library presents Swinging Through the Stacks, a mini-golf event sponsored by The Friends of the Woodbridge Library and local businesses in the community. All event proceeds will benefit library programs and technology. Join us to play mini golf in a custom course throughout the library.
Friday, November 3 – Adult Par-Tee (18 and up):
Join us for an evening of mini-golf, beer, wine and food from 6-9 pm. The cost is $25 per single adult and $40 per couple. Be among the first to try out our custom mini-golf course in this special after hours event. Food includes Sally’s pizza, sandwiches from Amity Meat Market, beer from New England Brewing Company, and food from Solun Tapas Restaurant, The Original Antonio’s, and Woodbridge Social.
Saturday, November 4 – Fore Families! (Ages 5 and up):
Mini-golf is open between 10 am – 4 pm. The cost per game is $5 per adult, $3 per child and $15 for a family up to two adults and 5 children. Refreshments will be available. No registration is required on Saturday; it is first come, first play!