A longtime presence at the Stonington Free Library (SFL), Youth Services Director Maris Frey has announced her plans to retire. Maris has worked at SFL since 2006 and has touched the lives of countless children, teens and families. She will be … READ MORE about STONINGTON FREE LIBRARY ANNOUNCES THE RETIREMENT OF YOUTH SERVICES DIRECTOR MARIS FREY.
Knitters/crafters of all skill levels welcome. Please bring projects you are working on. This will be a laid back meeting of knitting/crafting, sharing and asking for advice. The group meets at the library every Wednesday from 1-3 pm in person and via Zoom. Email IvyHope@StoningtonFreeLibrary.org with questions.
SUNDAY EVENING LECTURES
On the second Sunday of the month, from spring through early fall, experts from a variety of fields offer programs via the Library. All lectures are free and open to the public. Check our events calendar for upcoming dates or enjoy past programs by clicking the link below.
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A series designed to deliver useful information on a variety of topics. The series runs on select Thursdays from spring through early fall at 5:00 pm. Check our events calendar for upcoming dates or enjoy past programs by clicking the link below.
VIEW LECTURES ONLINE
MONTHLY BOOK GROUPS
Our afternoon group meets the second Thursday of the month at 2 pm in person and via Zoom. If you are interested in joining email firstname.lastname@example.org.
J.D. McClatchy Memorial Corner
Our patrons and visitors are welcome to browse and enjoy this unique collection, a gift of the estate of J. D. (Sandy) McClatchy. Write your own poem on Sandy's typewriter and take part in the Poet’s Corner competition thanks to the generosity of Robert Palm.
PressReader is a website and app that gives SFL cardholders access to 7,000 magazines and newspapers from all over the world on any internet connected device.
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Come and use our space, our technology, our collections! Get a library card or help finding a resource, information online or with research. Let us connect you with community resources, lend you an eBook or an audiobook. Stop by, give us a call, or send us an email; all our services and programs are completely free.
Our adult program series runs from spring through early fall. View programs you may have missed or see them again via our video library. We also host book groups, and a weekly Knitting Group. Check the events calendar for upcoming events.
Come and join the conversation! Our monthly afternoon book group meets the second Thursday of the month at 2 pm in person and via Zoom. If you are interested in joining, simply stop by an upcoming meeting, call the Library, check our webpage or email email@example.com
Participate in our seasonal reading challenges for adults. Enter to win great prizes! Call or email the library for details – 860-535-0658 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Or visit BEANSTACK.
Our Knitting Group meets every Wednesday from 1 to 3 pm on Zoom. Knitters of all skill levels are welcome. Please bring projects you are working on. These are laid back meetings of knitting, sharing and asking for advice. Can’t commit to every Wednesday? No problem – just come when you can! Email email@example.com for more information.
A monthly book review publication featuring author interviews, book reviews, new releases, book group recommendations and more. The Library subscribes to the monthly print edition, pick up a copy to take home at the front desk.
Brings you news about books and authors along with picks for great reads. Interviews, reviews, the NPR Bestseller Lists, New in Paperback and much more.
New York Review of Books
A biweekly book review with articles on literature, culture, economics, science and current affairs. Available on our newspaper table for reading within the Library.
New York Times Best Sellers
The Library posts the latest Best Sellers list in our new book area, but you can also check out the website.
IN THE LOOP AT SFL GALLERY EXHIBIT
Once a week on Wednesdays from 1-3 the Knitting Group meets at the library and the attendees share expertise on knitting, crochet, and many other topics. This talented group of artisans will be exhibiting their work in the SFL Stairwell Gallery … READ MORE about IN THE LOOP AT SFL GALLERY EXHIBIT