Author Archives: Ledyard Library

Movie Monday

Two Showings = 1:50 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
May 20
Bill Library

Join us for an afternoon movie and view the 2019 Academy Award Nominees and Winners. Refreshments available.

May Feature:  Rival Queens, Mary Stuart and Elizabeth I,compete for their rightful claim to the English throne. Rated R

Senior Book Discussion: ‘Beartown’ by Frederik Backman

book cover 'Beartown'10:30 a.m.

May 22
Ledyard Senior Center

Elaine Steele, from the Gales Ferry Library, conducts a monthly book discussion at the Ledyard Senior Center. Anyone 55 years of age or older is eligible to participate. The group meets on the fourth Wednesday of the month at 10:30 am.

Upcoming books are distributed monthly at the discussion. All books chosen are available in large print and audio, as well as, regular versions. Please contact Elaine Steele if you would like a copy of the book.

Technology Tuesday & Thursday Lessons

image of hand holding Kindle FireAppointment times available at  1:30 p.m., 2:15 p.m. , and 3:00 p.m.
Bill Library
Please register by calling the Bill Library at 860.464.9912 to make an appointment  with Lisa Murno.

Gales Ferry Library
Please register by calling the Gales Ferry Library at 860.464.6943 to make an appointment  with Elaine Steele.

Please call the Bill or Gales Ferry Library if you would like to make an appointment for help and instruction on your device.*

NOTE: Due to the demand of this service, please call the Library if you need to cancel your appointment.

*Technology Tuesday and Thursday appointments are limited to 2x a month per individual.

Bring your own phone, IPAD, tablet, or laptop for instruction or tech support. Laptops, Kindles, and IPAD2s are also available at the Bill Library for use in the library.

The American Presidents Book Discussion: ‘Warren G. Harding, The American Presidents Series ‘ by John W. Dean

book cover 'Warren G. Harding'7:00 p.m.
May 14
Gales Ferry Library

Warren G. Harding, The American Presidents Series by John W. Dean
This discussion is also open to those who are simply curious about the monthly topic. Reading the monthly book in its entirety is not a prerequisite for attending.
The Ledyard Library is starting a new book discussion group that will focus on the White House years of former American Presidents. Assistant Librarian, Lisa Murno, and President of the Friends, Harry Pearson, will facilitate a discussion of the triumphs and trials American presidents faced, and how lessons learned could be applied to our modern era.
Books for the next month will be distributed at the end of the previous month’s session. Contact Lisa Murno for further details and your copy of the book. This program is a collaborative effort of the Ledyard Library and the Friends of the Ledyard Libraries Please join us!