Libraries are not just for kids! Pick up a good mystery, attend an interesting event, learn a new language in the car, or conduct research for your business on one of our databases- all things are possible with the help of the library.

Repeat Reads

At the Plumb Memorial Library on Friday, 8/28, at 6:00PM.  Adults re-read (or read for the first time) classic favorites from youth.  This month it’s The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Copies of the book are available, and new members are welcome.  Come debate its merits and values, share tea and snacks – drop-in for a reader’s Happy Hour! Members are asked to bring nominees for the next 6 months so we can create a new reading list.

College Planning

At the Huntington Branch Library on Thursday, 8/26, at 6:30 PM.  Parents of high school students are invited attend.  Learn how to choose, get accepted to, and pay for your dream college. Please contact Tony Luther at: 203-929-3593 if you would like to attend.


First Friday Book Discussion

At the Huntington Branch Library on Friday, 9/4, at 1:00 PM. The Paris Wife, by Paula McClain, will be discussed today while enjoying light refreshments. This selection is about Ernest Hemingway and his wife. The October selection will be The Double Bind by Chris Bohjalian. Books are available at the Hunting Branch Library.

Olde Ripton Garden Club

At the Plumb on the first Mondays of the month at 10:00AM.  Area garden and plant enthusiasts gather for workshops and speakers, new members welcome.