Library News

Milford Public Library

57 New Haven Avenue

Adults

March 2 - 1 p.m. - Genealogy - “Researching at the Whitney Library”

March 3 - 2 p.m. - Movie- March movies all are movies made from popular books

March 3 - 7 p.m. - Genealogy - Finding Free Family and Town Histories Online

March 4 - 12:15 - TED talk

March 7 - 10 a.m. - Watercolor, Oil, and Decorative Arts - a Painting Demonstration (Bridgeport Art League)                    

March 10 - Movie - March movies all are movies made from popular books

March 11 - 12:15 - TED talk

March 11 - 2 p.m.- Manage Your Business Website - presented by Lynne McNamee, President of Lone Armadillo, a marketing firm in Milford.

March 12 - 10 a.m. - Romance Book Discussion - The Whisper by Carla Neggers

March 16 - 7 p.m. - Open Sesame - the Story of Seeds  - Gardening Series - co-sponsored by the Friends of Milford Library and the Benson-Crump Community Gardens Program

March 17 - 2 p.m. - Movie

March 17 - 7 p.m. - Evening Book Discussion - The Light in the Ruins by Chris Bohjalian

March 18 - 12:15 - TED talk

March 19 - 10 a.m. - JobWorks  - A job networking seminar led by American Job Center

March 22 - 2 p.m. - Kerry Boys  - This special Sunday afternoon concert features Celtic favorites from Connecticut’s favorite Irish balladeers.Funded by the Friends of Milford Library

March 24 - 2 p.m. - Movie

March 25 - 12:15 - TED talk

March 25 - 6 p.m. - All About Apps

March 26 - 10 a.m. - Classic Book Discussion -  Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

March 30 - 7 p.m. - Merritt Parkway: the road that changed a region - The authors of a new book about the Merritt Parkway will discuss the roadway. Copies of their book will be available for sale.

March  31 - 2 p.m. - Movie.

Children’s Department

The children’s department at Milford Public Library, 57 New Haven Ave., is holding events the next few weeks. For information call: 203-783-3304.

Preschool story time — Mondays and Tuesdays at 10 a.m. Stories and a craft. For ages 3 and up with a caregiver.                             

Toddler time   Every Wednesday at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. For ages 2 and under with a caregiver.

Paws to read: Saturday, Feb. 28 at 2:30 p.m. For children in grades K-5.  Kids are invited to read out loud to therapy dogs.

Ellen Aftamonow

Woodmont Library

Dixon Street

The Woodmont Library, 16 Dixon Street, is open Thursday: 10 a.m. to noon and 6:30 to 9 p.m.; Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m. to noon and 2 to 4 p.m. Call 203-874-5675.

Book group: The group meets the first Thursday monthly at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome. For more information call 203-874-5657. The Morning Book Discussion Group will meet Thursday March 5th, 10:30 a.m. at the Ellen Aftamonow Woodmont Library, 16 Dixon St., Milford.

The book for March is, “The Storied Life of A. J. Fikery,” by Gabrielle Zevin.  The book for April is, “The Apple Tree Yard,” by Louise Doughty.

The group meets the first Thursday monthly.  All are welcome.  For more information, call 203-875-5675

Chess — Chess Club for all ages — Thursdays, 3:30-5 p.m. Learn and/or play. No fee.