Cookbook Book Club - Julia Child: A Culinary Celebration
Celebrate the culinary wonders of Julia Child, her life and her food, at the Bill Memorial Library on Thursday, April 20th at 6 PM. A part of the library's popular cookbook book club, participants should prepare and bring a Julia Child food dish and recipe to share. Titillating conversation about this cooking icon will no doubt be included in the festivities. The Bill Memorial Library has a large collection of Julia Child books and recipes on hand in anticipation of this event. For more information, check out our flyer here.
Escape the Room
You have one hour. Can you Escape the Library? Teens in grades 9-12 are invited to the Bill Memorial Library on Friday, April 21st at 5:00 pm for this special After Hours program. Participants will complete the literary themed escape game, "The Mighty Pen", and attempt to escape our Teen Room using only their wits. This program is free and open to the public. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call the Library at (860) 445-0392 to register. The Library will be closed to all other patrons for this After Hours program. Participants are asked to arrive no later than 5:15pm. For more information, check out our flyer here.
Messy Science Night
We've been blinded with Messy Science! Teens in grades 6-8 are invited to the Bill Memorial Library for an evening of messy science experiments. Join us on Thursday, April 27th at 6:00 p.m. as we create popsicle stick chain reactions, write in invisible ink, and investigate the chemical reaction between soda and mints. This event will take place outside. In the event of rain, please call the Library for more information. This event is free, and registration is appreciated. Please call the Library at (860) 445-0392 for more information or to register. For more information, check out our flyer here.
Marigolds for Mom (Or Any Special Person!)
Need a little gift for Mom or any other special person? Children are invited to the Bill Memorial Library on Saturday, May 13, 2017 between 12:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. to decorate a clay pot and fill it with a beautiful plant to take home. All ages are welcome, but younger children will need an adult to help them. You can register by calling the library at 860-445-0392 or stopping by the front desk. This program is free and open to the public. For more information, check out our flyer here.
Spring Time = Free Seeds!
The Bill Memorial Library is a Seed Lending Library! Drop by the library to pick up your 2 packets of free seeds! We carry vegetable and wildflower seeds to help you start your garden this spring. Special thanks to the North Stonington Seed Lending Program at Wheeler Library for partnering with us in this program. For more information, check out our flyer here.