Highlights this month...visit nhfpl.org for full schedule! 


At Ives Main (203-946-8835)    

Library Chess Club for adults
, M-Th, 2-7 pm; F & S, 1-4 pm. All are welcome!   Tournament Thursday, April 4on-site registration
at 3 pm,
$5 entry fee. $25 cash prize to winner.

lifeboat title
Thursday, Apr 11--An Evening with Charlotte Rogan, author of The Lifeboat. 6 pm: wine and cheese author reception ($25: 203-946-7454) and 7 pm: Free public reading.   

Monday, Apr 15 at 1 pm--Family Movie Matinee: Ratatouille, all ages, 8 and under must be accompanied by adult. 203-946-8129

Tuesday, Apr. 30, 6:30-7:30 pm--Science in the News: Actions speak louder than genes: how your behavior can change your DNA,

presented by Yale Science Diplomats. Free. 


5th Annual NHFPL Poetry Reception 

Saturday, April 27 @ 1pm 
at Ives Main Library 
readings -- awards -- refreshments 
Everyone is invited to celebrate  
 National Poetry Month!


Ongoing activities include computer classes, Library Yoga, Tai Chi, VITA tax prep assistance through Apr 13, and much more! details at nhfpl.org

At Fair H
aven Branch (203-946-8115):  
Saturday, Apr 6, 1 pm--The Story of a Fossil, with Peabody Museum's Copeland MacClintock discussing discovery of a fossil of a Triassic reptile found in Fair Haven Heights. His talk will be followed by a field walk in Quarry Park, the site of the find.


At Mitchell Branch (203-946-8117)
Monday, Apr 8, 4 pm--Explore your options for summer camp!
Reps from local camps will have info for prospective campers and their parents.


Please visit our website for full details about these events and  
our many ongoing programs for all ages at all branches.


Questions? Contact Carol Brown at 203-946-8835 or cbrown@nhfpl.org