Experience an exuberant celebration of cultures with this exceptional program of music from around the world. Audiences will enjoy the lilt of a jam session at an Irish pub, a rollicking Tarantella from Italy, the appealing rhythms of nouveau flamenco from Spain, the warmth and passion of Brazil, the rhythmic poetry of Eastern Europe, the hard-swinging elegance of Gypsy jazz, a sweet love song from Taiwan, the sultry sounds of a Middle Eastern melody and more! Presented by the Friends of the Library in celebration of their 25th anniversary. Registration is required in person or at 203-891-2170.
Saturday, February 24, 1 p.m.
The Bookcase: Evening Discussion Group
Led by Toby Zabinski, The Bookcase is a group for people who enjoy lively discussion about everything from literary fiction to suspense over refreshments. New participants are always welcome.
Thursday, February 8, 7 p.m.
Books & Breakfast: Morning Discussion Group
Led by Carol Davidson, Books & Breakfast is a group for people who love mornings and thoughtful, friendly book discussion over coffee, tea, and pastries. New participants are always welcome.
Tuesday, March 20, 10 a.m.
The Cookbook Club: Cookbook Discussion Group
Led by Librarian Rebecca Harlow, The Cookbook Club is a group for people who love great food and great discussion about cooking, cookbooks, and chefs. Participating is simple: choose a recipe from the featured cookbook, prepare it at home, and come ready to share your dish and your experiences with the group. New participants are always welcome.
Movies at the Library
Oscar Film Series
See all of this year’s major Academy-Award nominated films on the Library’s big screen! This popular annual series features screenings of Oscar-nominated films in the Best Picture, Acting, and Directing categories (and more!). Enjoy the films with us on Monday evenings or come for our Wednesday matinees with subtitles. Registration for this free series is highly recommended.
Film Buffs – Foreign and Independent Film Series
Since 2008, Film Buffs has shown a wide variety of foreign films, independent movies, and documentaries that capture slices of life rarely seen in mainstream Hollywood productions. Shown on Thursday evenings throughout the year, Film Buffs offers an array of diverse and exciting flicks.
Art in the Library
The Case Memorial Library hosts monthly art exhibitions in its Meeting Room to expose residents to new art forms and ideas, to foster creativity and inspire curiosity, and to provide exhibition opportunities for the artistic community. Click here for more information on upcoming exhibits or displaying your work at the Library.