Author Archives: Ledyard Library

‘THIS OLD HAT, CHARACTERS’ with Patty Carver

2:00 p.m.
March 24
Ledyard Senior Center

Characters is a one-woman, tour de force musical focusing on three noted women of American History. Conceived of and written by Patty Carver, this original musical brings Emily Geiger, Susan B. Anthony & Mother Jones to life – Musical Theatre Style!

Free and Open to the Public

Spring 2019 “Books and Beyond …” newsletter available now!

oak tree graphicCheck out the Spring19 issue of Books and Beyond … newsletter, which describes all the upcoming events @ your Ledyard Libraries, including:

    • Children’s Programs
    • Teen Programs
    • Adult Programs
    • Newberry/Caldecott Awards
    • Display Case
    • Social Media
    • Holiday Hours
    • 3D Printer
    • New Books
    • Chess Instructor Wanted
    • Historical Room
    • Friends News

Go to our Newsletter page and click on Spring 2019. Or just click here.

Crocheting a Pocket Pillow with Buttons – March 16 First Class

1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
March 2
March 16  (lst class)
March 30
April 13
April 27 and a
makeup date.

Please register by clicking on the dates you will attend.*
*Participants must come to the first four classes.

Learn how to single crochet, assemble, and weave in tails in this first easy project. Assistant Librarian Lisa Murno will help you learn hand position and your first stitch. Please bring a medium-sized throw pillow, a N or P crochet needle, and 2 skeins of bulky or super bulky yarn to class. Other supplies provided.

Community Gardening … Basics & Beyond, April 10

6:30 p.m.
April 10
Bill Library

Julia Cronin, Cedar Meadows Farm, Ledyard

This presentation will take a look at community gardening – past and present – and discuss the benefits of these programs to individuals and to the community. Discussion will include ways to work as a community, through programs such as the Ledyard Seed Library, and ideas about how you can start a garden at your home or apartment. No gardening experience necessary. Time will be allowed for questions and answers.