3D printing, French Impressionism and Storytime's return on Milford Library agenda

The newly remodeled and expanded children's library at the Milford Library in Miolford, Conn. is open for business on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.

The newly remodeled and expanded children's library at the Milford Library in Miolford, Conn. is open for business on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.

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Milford Library is hosting the following adult programs.

Adult Take and Make Craft

The September project is creating one-of-a-kind bookmarks by using the spines of damaged books. In the kit people will find a spine from a damaged book, cardstock and a tassel. You will need glue. Instructions can be found on Milford Library’s YouTube channel. Kits available while supplies last. For more information, email fdanowski@milfordct.gov

Take a trip to Chilean Patagonia

Milford Library welcomes Gerri Griswold for an event on Sept. 22 at 7 p.m. via Zoom. Spend an hour with Gerri Griswold as she shares images from her travels in Chilean Patagonia, a travel destination tucked along the tail of the Andes near the bottom of the world. Griswold is the director of administration and development at White Memorial Conservation Center in Litchfield. For registration information, visit www.milfordlibrary.org or nabbey@milfordct.gov

3D printing demonstration

Milford Library is presenting a 3D printing demonstration on Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. via Zoom. The program will focus on the history of 3D printing and 3D printing techniques. People will watch a 3D print being made. Visit milfordlibrary.org to register for the Zoom ID and password. For questions, email fdanowski@milfordct.gov.

French Impressionism program

ArtScapades will present French Impressionism: From Studio to Plein Air...via Zoom on Sept. 29 at 7 p.m. Register at www.milfordlibrary.org. In French Impressionism, ArtScapades gives the history of factors that brought the movement to Paris including the redesign of the city, the growth of the café culture, the impact of the Industrial Revolution, and advances in materials and technology. This lecture will look at the lives and works of Édouard Manet, Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir.

The following are children’s programs.

Take and Makes!

New kits are available from Sept. 13 to 27. Visit the Children’s page at milfordlibrary.org for more information about Take & Makes. This program is sponsored by the Friends of Milford Library. For more information, email mplchildren@milfordct.gov .

Storytime returns

Storytime is back Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning in September at 10:30 a.m. behind the library under the Fowler Pavilion. Social distancing is strongly encouraged. The event is for children 5 and younger with a caregiver. Registration is required. People are asked to choose either the Tuesday or Thursday dates. The program will be the same on both days. Visit the Children’s page at milfordlibrary.org to register. For more information, visit mplchildren@milfordct.gov.