august  Happenings  



Ives Main Library 203-946-8835

Friday, Aug. 16, 1-2 pm. Summer Reading Closing Party with singer Mister G + snacks and prizes.  


Thursday, Aug. 22, 2-3 pm. Interactive family concert with Roger Tincknell.


Mitchell Branch Library 203-946-8117 

Saturday, Aug 5, 6:30-7:30. Beecher Park Summer Concert: Afro-Semitic Experience sponsored by Westville Village Renaissance Alliance. Outdoors - bring a blanket or chair.


Wilson Branch Library 203-946-2228

Tuesday, Aug. 27, 6-7:30 pm. Local Guitarist Ravi Krishnaswami performs international tunes, plus craft tables, games, raffles.



Fair Haven Branch Library 203-946-8115

Tuesday Afternoon Movie, kid's movie with multicultural flair, 4-5 pm


Ives Main Library 203-946-8835 

Cool Films, Fridays at 2 throughout August. When Harry Met Sally on Aug. 3... Click here for full schedule!  

Thursdays, Aug. 8-22. Latin American Movie Night with Natalia Xiiomara-Chieffo. Click here for film schedule.


Saturday, Aug. 10, 2-4 pm. Charulata (The Lonely Wife),1964 classic by Bengali director Satyajit Ray. Discussion follows with NHFPL librarian Soma Mitra. 


Friday Flix for all ages, 2-3:30 pm. Aug. 2: Rio. Aug. 9: Save the Dinosaur.


Mitchell Branch Library 203-946-8117 

Movie and a Popsicle 3:30-5 pm. Call for details.


Wilson Branch Library 203-946-2228 

Family Movies every Wednesday, 1-2:30 pm




Ives Main Library 203-946-8835

library yoga Wednesdays, 1-2 pm. Library Yoga, $5.

Saturday mornings Aug. 3-Sept. 7, 11:30-12:30. Tai Chi on the Terrace. $8 drop-in/$30 series  


Thursday, Aug. 1, 6-7:30 pm. Affordable Health Care Act  Randi Oster explains the many important aspects of the new health care reforms coming our way.


  Saturday, August 3, 2-3 pm. Lemons into Limoncello with author Raeleen Mautner.  How the Italian lifestyle supports     emotional and physical well-being.

 Wednesdays, Aug. 28-Sept. 11, 6-7:30 pm. Stress and The Body-Mind Connection series. Christine Ucich explores the stress response, stress and psychological health and stress management.



Wilson Branch Library 203-946-2228

Exercise to Health with Hill Health Center,  Tuesdays 5:15-6:15 and Wednesdays 4:30-5:30.






Ives Main Library 203-946-8835 

Job skills and computer classes, various dates. Details here.
Wednesdays 5:30-7:30 pm.
August Entrepreneur Series presented in collaboration with CT Community Investment Corp., SCORE, SBA and other consultants. 203-946-8130 x211

ESL classes every Tuesday morning, 11-1, and Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-8 pm


Wilson Branch Library 203-946-2228

Tuesday, Aug. 8, 11:30 am. Superheroes! Captain America, Ironman and friends read their favorite stories and their superpowers grow! Ages 3+.




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