Library to offer programs
Published 12:00 am, Monday, January 8, 2018
New Milford Public Library will present a variety of programs in the coming weeks.
The Deming String Quartet will perform original and classic music from films Jan. 14 at 2 p.m.
The group consists of Larry Deming and Diane Orson on violin, Barbara Wiggin on viola and Mary Costanza on cello.
The program is provided through William Baker of New Milford.
Artist Valerie Culbertson will teach the sculpting techniques of etching and building in clay, in the style of Giacomo Manzu, Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m.
All skill levels are welcome and all materials are provided.
A program to educate residents about the Foundation Center, a valuable resource for finding grants for nonprofits and individuals, will be held Jan. 18 from 2 to 4 p.m.
The workshop will contain an overview of the Foundation Center, and future helpful tips for succeeding in funding searches.
Attendees can bring their own laptop or use one at the library.
A program, “Appy Hour,” will be held Jan. 24 from 6 to 7 p.m. to discuss, share and learn about different types of apps for mobile devices.
Patrons should bring their own devices.
A program, “Love Thy Nature,” a film by Sylvie Rokab, with the Pratt Nature Center will be held Jan. 31 at 6:30 p.m.
The library and Burnham Library in Bridgewater team up regularly for Two Towns Tabletop Game Club.
Individuals are invited to meet to play board games the first Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. and the second Saturday of each month at 2 p.m. in New Milford, and the third and fourth Wednesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Burnham Library at 62 Main St. South in Bridgewater.
For more information and registration for the programs, call the Main Street library at 860-355-1191.