Adult Events

  1. Library

    Physical Address
    95 Cedar Street
    Newington, CT 06111

    Phone: 860-665-8700

Universe of Stories

Register for the 2019 Adult Summer Reading Program Today!
 " A Universe of Stories! "

Program runs from June 14 - August 23

Register to participate at the library at the Circulation or Adult Information desks or register ONLINE .Read or listen to the library books of your choice at your own pace. Receive one prize ticket for each book read. There are weekly prize giveaways and grand prize drawings at the end of the program. Tickets will be available at the Circulation and Information Desks or submit your tickets ONLINE. You can also call the library at 860-665-8700 and we will be happy to submit a ticket for you. All weekly entries will be entered into the grand prize drawings. 

For more information about the summer reading program

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

Change your world

Change your World from the Inside Out
Wednesday, August 21, 6:30 p.m.

One small change can make a big difference. By tapping into the power of meditation we can learn this powerful technique that is life changing. Join Clare Vidich longtime practitioner for a workshop in which you can learn how to create that small change that can be life-altering. Registration required.

if you lean in

Brown Bag It with a Book Discussion - to be held in the Library Community Room
If You Lean In, Will Men Just Look Down Your Blouse? By Gina Barreca.

Thursday, August 22, 12:00 p.m.
Join us for a discussion of this book. Bring a brown bag lunch.  Beverages and desserts will be provided.  Registration required.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.

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Tech 4 U
Thursday, Aug. 22, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Do you need help downloading your eBook or using your new smartphone? Want to set up a social media account? For help with your specific technology questions, make an appointment for a 45 minute session with a librarian today! Registration required.

Universe of Stories

Adult Summer Reading Finale – A Universe of Stories
Friday, August 23, 6:30 p.m.

Join us for refreshments and prizes for adults registered in the summer reading program. The drawings for the grand prizes begin at 7:00 p.m.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.


Meditation the Universe and You
Wednesday, August 28, 
6:30 p.m.

Join Dr. Matthew Raider and find out why so many are seeking peace and understanding in their lives and enjoyment in the moments of our existence. You may have heard about meditation and that it can be helpful for physical health, stress reduction, and peace of mind. It has helped many find purpose in their lives. Registration required.

crafts and conversation

Crafts & Conversation @ the Senior Center
Thursday, August 29, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m 

Bring the craft of your choice, and join the conversation! Light refreshments provided.  Registration required.
Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.