äStory times: Call for dates and times.

äOil paintings by Vincent Giarrano : Through Dec. 27. Free.

äWinter Crafts Workshop: Saturday, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Families invited to make winter decorations. All materials provided. Free.

äOpening reception for two new exhibits: Sunday, 1-3 p.m. "Washington's Emergency Services" and "Trucks, Hydrants, and Hoses." Free.

äCoffee hour reading: Dec. 1, 10 a.m. Gunn Memorial Library, 5 Wykeham Road. "Memoirs of Melvina Bailey." Free. For more information, call (860) 868-7756.

The library is at 5 Wykeham Road in Washington. For more information, call the library at (860) 868-7586 or visit
http://www.biblio.org/gunn .