Valentine Poppies

Valentine PoppiesSaturday, February 11, 2 PM Paper artisan Susan Canavan will lead us through making a beautiful realistic pink crepe paper poppy – just in time for Valentine’s Day! Materials and tools are supplied, and the workshop includes written directions and a resource list for continuing to make flowers on your own. Skill level is […]

Nomadland

Jessica Bruder, author of NomadlandFriday January 27 At Pomfret School Hard Auditorium, 7 PM Book Discussion at Pomfret Public LibraryThursday, February 2, 3:30 PM Announcing the Pomfret School 2023 Schwartz Visiting Fellow Jessica Bruder is the New York Times bestselling author of Nomadland. Pomfret, Connecticut – 01/13/2023   Pomfret School is excited to announce JESSICA BRUDER as […]

BuildWave

Take Your Child to the Library Day: Build WaveJanuary 21, 10AM Want to foster your child’s interest in STEM, while igniting their creative spark at the same time? Buildwave is a creative building program that feels like a video game! Over the course of the workshop students create with over a dozen different building materials, […]

3-D Printing 101

3-D Printing 101February 18, 2023 @ 2:00 PM Join us for a presentation and Q&A with Patrick Farragher, Manufacturing Engineer and 3D Printing hobbyist. See the library’s 3D printer in action and learn everything you need to know to take advantage of this library resource.  REGISTRATIO8

Winter Reading Challenge

2023 Winter Reading ChallengeJanuary – February – March Winter reading is the best reading -Who doesn’t want to cozy up with a mug of something warming and dive into a place, time and story that will take you away from your winter blues? This year, read five books from our “Great Winter Reads” display and […]

What’s Cookin?

I don’t know if it’s true in all libraries, but in our library, we love a good cookbook. Cookbooks are some of the most popular books on our new nonfiction shelf and I pride myself on picking out the new additions each month (Hi, this is Kim by the way). Even if I don’t end […]

Common Threads

Common Threads Join our informal stitching open studio! Bring your current project – embroidery, knitting, counted cross stitch, needlepoint, or what-have-you – and spend an hour in the company of others who love fiber and textile arts. Participants share their knowledge and their projects, past and present. The group gathers for about an hour most […]

BOOK CLUB

The Club of Good and Sequels This year’s kids book club is dedicated to some of the most loved kids series out there! Each month, we’ll get together and spend an hour immersed in a different series.  This isn’t a “sit around and discuss what you read” kinda club.  Cosplay is highly encouraged, we try […]

DIY Art & Craft Kits

DIY Art & Craft Kits It’s the easiest way to try something new – check out one of our art & craft kits! Each kit comes with all of the supplies that you need to sample a new technique, medium, or project. Check one out, use what you need of the consumable supplies, return the […]

Cricut

What CAN’T you make on the Cricut Maker? This smart cutting machine will help you create your current project – from 3D art to home decor, jewelry, iron-on, vinyl, paper projects, and so much more, and will cut delicate paper and fabric to heavier materials like matboard and leather. Go to  design.cricut.com to create an […]