Think Local First

Saturday, March 23rd at 3pm - Talk & Signing with Tracey O'Shaughnessy, Carrie MacMillan, Jacqueline Smith, and James Smith - Opinionated Women in the Land of Steady Habits

Newspaper columns by women journalists published in Connecticut newspapers from the 1950s to the present day (including a flashback to 1828) cover a spectrum of topics, including art, fashion, nature, open government, politics, health care, sports and high society events. Each is a singular voice. Collectively, the voices glimmer with facets of recent history, revealed with clarity, honesty, humor and vision. Read more...





Thursday, March 28th at 7pm - Open Mic Night at 9 Main Bakery & Deli

Join us for an evening of poetry, music, and more original work from local writers and performers.

Doors open and sign-ups begin at 6:30, performances start at 7.

Refreshments will be provided by 9 Main Bakery & Deli. Read more...





Saturday, March 30th at 2pm - Book Signing with Marie Bostwick - Hope on the Inside

“Whatever comes your way, find the happiness in it.” Hope Carpenter received that advice from her mother decades ago. Now, with their four children grown, Hope and her husband, Rick, are suddenly facing an uncertain future, after a forced retirement strains both their savings and their marriage. Seeking inspiration and a financial boost, Hope gets a job teaching crafts to inmates at a local women’s prison. Read more...






Join us for Storytime every Saturday at Noon!

The target age group is 2-5-years-old, but all ages are welcome!

Questions? Call 860.868.0525







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A totally fun and slightly creepy mystery/thriller with a splendid cast of characters who twist and turn throughout the entire novel.

This is a page turner with a "Zowie!" ending. -Pam