Author Archives: Marcia Austin

Shelton Reading Circle

At the Huntington Branch Library, Tuesday, February 13, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm This book discussion group is sponsored by the Shelton Historical Society. This group was originally founded in 1894 and use to meet in members’ homes to actually read novels aloud while doing charity work for community causes. Ellen Kolesk is the facilitator […]

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Spanish with Sandra

At the Huntington Branch Library, Thursday, January 25, at 5:00 PM. Please register your 3 to 6 year olds for this fun and educational program here or at 203-926-0111.

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Winter Program Policy

To clarify our program cancellation policy in case of bad weather: If schools are closed, all library programs for the entire day will be cancelled. If schools have an early dismissal, all library programs for the afternoon and evening will be cancelled. If schools have a delayed opening, all morning library programs will be cancelled. […]

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The Holiday Season is Here!

It’s hard to believe but the holidays are upon us!  Join the Shelton Libraries in celebrating this special time of year.  Here is a list of holiday activities and programs at both libraries.  Check it out – there’s something for everyone! And please remember to help our community neighbors by stopping by the Plumb Memorial […]

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Naval War of 1812

At the Huntington Branch Library on Saturday, January 6 at 1:00 PM. Join Bob Begin as he presents another fascinating presentation about this war and the exploits of the USS Constitution. Of particular interest to lovers of local history will be the story of one of her Captains, Isaac Hull, who was from Derby and […]

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Safe Sitter Class

At the Plumb Memorial Library, Tuesday, November 7, 11:30 AM. Join Ms. Dee Kopec, of Shelton Youth Services Bureau, for this seminar about safe babysitting practices. The course is for 11-14 year-olds and costs $25, which covers  workbook and other supplies. For more information or to register (we only have a couple of openings) please […]

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Branching Out at the Huntington Branch Library

This is a new program series for adults that takes place in various places around Shelton that offer something unique. Our first program was held at The Drunk Alpaca, 350 Howe Avenue, on October 21. Please register for our second program at Baingan Indian Restaurant, 94 River Road, which will be held on Tuesday, November […]

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Book Menus

Sixth graders – not sure what book to read next? Taste test titles from different genres by using our Book Menus!

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RBdigital Web Services – Update Notice

On Wednesday, September 20, RBdigital will need to impose up to eight hours downtime for our users while they implement some changes. During this period, service disruptions are expected for all RBdigital products on both web and mobile, including audiobooks, eBooks, Comics Plus: Library Edition, InstantFlix, Qello Concerts, OnePlay, and Transparent Language Online. There will […]

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Friends Book Boutique

At the Huntington Branch Library on the third Saturday of the month, from September through December, 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Expanded coffee table collection as well as gently used books and media, for adults and children. Stop by and help support the Friends of the Shelton Libraries.

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