EDGAR ALLAN POEtry

EDGAR ALLAN POE-tryThursday, Oct. 27, 7 PM Halloween starts with an evening of spook-en word hosted by Christine Kalafus and Nancy Weiss, our Pomfret Poets Laureate. You will have the opportunity to contribute your own readings, or you can just come and enjoy the creepiness! Refreshments provided, costumes encouraged! Sponsored by Friends of Pomfret Public Library.

Lunch with Friends

LUNCH WITH FRIENDS – Homelessness in the Quiet CornerFriday, Nov 4th at 12 noon Please sign up! November is Homelessness Awareness Month and on Friday November 4th the Friends of Pomfret Public Library will be hosting a presentation from TEEG on the issues of homelessness in northeastern CT, what is being done and how to help. Come enjoy […]

Work In Progress

Work In Progress  You know that thing you’ve been meaning to do? You know what I’m talking about – the thing! The book, the drawing, the craft, the creative thing that you want to do but never seems to make it to the top of the list. Yes, that thing.  Come work on it here. […]

Scenic Walktober

Walktober: Scenic Drives in The Last Green ValleySaturday, Oct. 8, 2-3:30 PMDo you know the best scenic drives it The Last Green Valley?  Meet at the library for a short presentation with Nick Velles of The Last Green Valley who will briefly highlight many of the scenic drives in TLGV, focusing specifically on local routes […]

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 […]

Yoga

Yoga on the Deck Authentically Aubrey will lead Yoga sessions on the deck behind the library. No need to sign up – just grab your yoga mat and head for the library! We’ll be on the deck behind the library at 6 PM on Mondays in August and September. All ages and levels of experience […]

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 a book and all of the supplies that you need to sample a new technique, medium, or project. We add a new set of kits each season, plus […]

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 […]