Tie Dye
Jul
26
10:00 am10:00

Tie Dye

Bring your own t-shirt, pillow case or other item and add some color.  Ages 4 and up.  Free tickets beginning July 17th.  

Cookbook Club
Jul
27
1:00 pm13:00

Cookbook Club

Stop by the Reference Desk to look at this month's cookbook The Pioneer Woman Cooks. Pick a recipe to try, cook it and share it with the group on Thursday, July 27 at 1:00 pm.  

Other Worldly Words
Jul
27
7:00 pm19:00

Other Worldly Words

Thursday, July 27th at 7:00 pm A Wizard of Earthsea Ged was the greatest sorcerer in Earthsea, but in his youth he was the reckless Sparrowhawk. In his hunger for power and knowledge, he tampered with long-held secrets and loosed a terrible shadow upon the world.

Rhyme Time
Jul
31
10:30 am10:30

Rhyme Time

Songs, movement, and rhymes to help nurture early language skills. Ages birth-24 months.  Drop-in

Teen Project Linus Build
Jul
31
2:30 pm14:30

Teen Project Linus Build

Create blankets to donate to Project Linus.  Project Linus gives homemade blankets to children with serious illnesses and who have suffered trauma.  Give back and earn service time.  Registration required, email kraiche@enfield.org or call 860-763-7517.  Ages 12-18

Books Build a Magical World
Aug
2
10:30 am10:30

Books Build a Magical World

Using hilarious comedy, amazing magic, crazy puppets, music, sound effects and riveting storytelling, award winning magician Mike Bent will help kids build a magical world.  Ages 4 and up. Free tickets beginning July 24th

Barynya Balalaika Duo
Aug
2
7:00 pm19:00

Barynya Balalaika Duo

Elina Karokhina & Mikhail Smirnov will perform a mix of classical music, Russian, Gypsy, Jewish, Cossack and Ukrainian songs and dances.

Friday Film
Aug
4
2:00 pm14:00

Friday Film

Friday Film La La Land Mia (Emma Stone) and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), an actress and a jazz musician pursue their Hollywood dreams in a vibrant celebration of hope, dreams, and love.

Drive-in Movie
Aug
4
9:00 pm21:00

Drive-in Movie

Bring chairs, blankets and snacks for an outdoor showing of Boss Baby rated PG. If it rains the movie will move inside at 6:30 pm. Drop-in

Book Chat
Aug
9
2:30 pm14:30

Book Chat

Book Chat The Painted Drum by Louise Erdrich Discovering a cache of Native American artifacts while appraising a family estate, Faye finds a ceremonial drum, which possesses
spiritual powers. Join Katie for a discussion. New members are always welcome.

Teen Accordion Books
Aug
11
2:30 pm14:30

Teen Accordion Books

Create a square accordion style scrapbook.  Perfect for giving as a gift or sharing memories.  Ages 12-18  Drop-in

Techno Topics
Aug
14
7:00 pm19:00

Techno Topics

Techno Topics: RBDigital Join Sam for a demo of this great digital magazine service.
We encourage you to bring your mobile device. You can download the app and follow along!

Friday Film
Aug
18
2:00 pm14:00

Friday Film

Friday Film Bitter Harvest In 1930s Ukraine, young lovers struggle to survive a widespread famine engineered by the Soviet Union to crush Ukrainian nationalism.

Page Turners
Aug
21
7:00 pm19:00

Page Turners

Page Turners The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George This novel is for anyone who believes in the power of stories to shape people's lives. Join Sam for a discussion. New members are always welcome.

Valley Repertory Company
Aug
25
7:00 pm19:00

Valley Repertory Company

Valley Repertory Company will perform a read-through of the play An Author in Search of Six Characters followed by a Q&A with the playwright, Bailly Morse.

Other Worldly Words
Aug
31
7:00 pm19:00

Other Worldly Words

Other Worldly Words   The Quantum Thief by Hannu Rajaniemi Join Lisa for a discussion. New members are always welcome.


Teen Button Making
Jul
24
2:30 pm14:30

Teen Button Making

Create your own button pins.  Express yourself and add flair to your accessories with your own designs.  Ages 12-14  Drop-in

I Took a Little Trip to My Hometown with John Zirolli
Jul
22
2:30 pm14:30

I Took a Little Trip to My Hometown with John Zirolli

Join John Zirolli on Saturday, July 22 at 2:30 pm as he takes a personal look back at Enfield through his own eyes. He will share photos and memories of people, places, and events, including Thompsonville during the urban renewal project of the late 1970s and the Bicentennial celebration of 1976.

Friday Film
Jul
21
2:00 pm14:00

Friday Film

The story of Richard and Mildred Loving, a couple whose arrest for interracial marriage in 1960s Virginia began a legal battle that would end with the Supreme Court's historic 1967 decision.

Canvas Bag Craft
Jul
19
10:00 am10:00

Canvas Bag Craft

Help save the environment by using this canvas bag the you decorate with fabric markers instead of plastic bags.  Ages 4 and up.  Free tickets available beginning July 10th.

Page Turners
Jul
17
7:00 pm19:00

Page Turners

An international sensation, this hilarious, feel-good novel is narrated by an oddly charming and socially challenged genetics professor on an unusual quest: to find out if he is capable of true love.  

Ribbles Build a Residence
Jul
17
2:00 pm14:00

Ribbles Build a Residence

Learn about architecture and construction as the Traveling Lantern Theater tells the story of two insects and their dream of a bigger house.  Ages 4 and up. Free tickets available beginning July 10th.

Meet the Author: Garth Hallett
Jul
12
7:00 pm19:00

Meet the Author: Garth Hallett

Humanity at the Crossroads: Technological Progress, Spiritual Evolution, and the Dawn of the Nuclear Age.  Garth writes and works in the dynamic field of information technology, and will surely stir up a lively discussion about the convergence of man and machine.  

Book Chat
Jul
12
2:30 pm14:30

Book Chat

The Double Bind by Chris Bohjalian  Working at a homeless shelter, Laurel encounters a man with a box of secret photos.  When the man dies, Laurel searches for the truth.  

Teen Book Art
Jul
12
2:30 pm14:30

Teen Book Art

Turn an old hardcover book into a new journal, notebook, or sketchbook.  All supplies will be provided.  Ages 12-18   Drop-in

Techno Topics
Jul
10
7:00 pm19:00

Techno Topics

Join Reference Librarian Sam Lee as she demonstrates how to use our newest database Chilton's Auto Repair Library.  

Friday Film
Jul
7
2:00 pm14:00

Friday Film

Hidden Figures  Inspired by the story of three African American women mathematicians at NASA who were the brains behind the historic launch of astronaut John Glenn.

Kids Only Bingo
Jul
5
10:00 am10:00

Kids Only Bingo

An hour of Bingo just for kids ages 5 and up.  Children should be able to recognize numbers 1-60 and have knowledge of how the game is played.  Drop-in

Summer Reading Kick-off
Jun
29
9:00 am09:00

Summer Reading Kick-off

Summer Reading sign-ups begin at 9:00 am. At 10:00 am or 11:30 am attend Nature’s Architects with Animal Embassy. Be amazed by the talents of a diverse group of Animal Ambassadors that build complicated structures. Meet live Animal Ambassadors such as a Red-Foot Tortoise, a Monk Parakeet, a Mandarin Duck, a Chilean Rose-Haired Tarantula & more!  Ages 5 and up.  Free ticket available beginning June 19th. 

Meet the Author @ your library: Shawn Flynn
Jun
28
7:00 pm19:00

Meet the Author @ your library: Shawn Flynn

Rescheduled from June 14 due to library construction.  

Join Enfield author Shawn P. Flynn as he shares his book The Kitty: Who Rescued Me After I Rescued Him.  He will have books available for sale and signing.