French Conversation Group

Calling all French speakers! Expand your speaking skills by practicing the language in a welcoming atmosphere. Open to all levels of speakers. Facilitated by native French speaker Simone Howe. Meets monthly on the first Thursday of the month.

Next meeting Thursday, Nov. 1 from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Drop in.

Light refreshments will be served.

Connecticut Paranormal Research Society

Tuesday, October 30 at 7:00 p.m.

Have you ever felt like you’ve been sharing space with a ghost?  Or perhaps you’re curious about the phenomena?  Come and learn about the Connecticut Paranormal Research Society (CPRS).  Learn what they experience on a typical paranormal investigation, see photographic, video and audio evidence and ask questions or share your own paranormal experiences after the lecture.

Registration suggested but not required. Click here to register.

Bobcats in Connecticut

Monday, October 15 at 7:00 p.m.

Join Master Wildlife Conservationist Paul Benjunas from the Connecticut Department of Energy and the Environment (DEEP) for an educational talk highlighting Connecticut’s only wild cat species and the state’s growing bobcat population. For ages 12 and up.

Register Online or by calling 860-349-9544, ext. 1

Thursday, August 9 at 6:30 p.m.

Have you ever come home from the Farmer’s Market with a pile of beautiful produce and no idea what to make with your bounty? We can help! Registered Dietitian Katie Shepherd will show you how easy and satisfying it is to practice “farm-to-table cooking” in your own home. Using produce from Durham’s own Farmer’s Market, she will demonstrate how to put together a healthy dinner for your family.

For ages 17 and up. Space is limited and registration is required. Click here to register.

Teen Candy Making

Tuesday 2/14 at 6:30PM

Join us for an evening of candy making! We will be experimenting with different molds and fillings. Registration required. Limit 15. Open to Teens in grades 6 and up. Registration opens 2/1.

Perler Bead Craft

Teens and T weens in Grades 5 & up can join us at the library to make some Perler bead coasters! These beads  can make be made in any design and look especially great using 8-bit video game items & characters as a template or geometric designs. Registration encouraged but not required! Sign up begins 12/28/16. Register below or call the library!