Community Bulletin Board
- Educator Appreciation Days at Barnes & Noble
- A.L. Davroe Book-signing
- Hartley on Manufacturing
- Easter Bunny Express
- Love a Lilac
- Improving Air Quality
- What's Happening in Waterbury and Beyond
- TURN to a Historian at the Litchfield Historical Society
- A Night at the Boys and Girls Club
- Call for Hall of Fame Nominations
- President Trump Signs Two Esty-Authored Bills
- Safety Classes at Railroad Museum
Silas Bronson Library
The Silas Bronson Library’s Waterbury Hall of Fame Committee announces the annual call for nominations of new candidates for inclusion in the Waterbury Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is comprised of Waterbury natives and residents who have made a significant impact on the city’s history or who have achieved recognition for their accomplishments throughout the city, state, country or world.
The Silas Bronson Library will be hosting a full day of fun activities on Saturday, February 4, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. as part of Take Your Child to the Library Day. The library will be giving away 800 copies of the classic children’s book, “Harold and the Purple Crayon,” to all families visiting during the event.
Want to brush up on your photography skills in time for the holidays? Professional photographer Ron DiLaurenzio, who has exhibited his work twice at the Silas Bronson Library, will present two free classes in December in the Main Reading Room of the library, 267 Grand St., on Tuesday, December 6 and Tuesday, December 13 at 6:00 p.m.
Two poets, Cheryl Della Pelle and Donna Marie Merritt, will be featured at the next meeting of “Calling All Poets... and poetry lovers” at the Silas Bronson Library on Wednesday, March 2, starting at 6:30 p.m. Admission and evening parking are free.
Sisters to Sisters Book Club
Cutting for Stone
by Abraham Verghese
Twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and
a brash British surgeon are orphaned by their mother’s death and their
father’s disappearance in this first novel. They share a fascination with
medicine as they come of age as Ethiopia hovers on the brink of revolution.
Calling All Poets ( . . . and poetry lovers) hosted by Victoria Muñoz
Wednesday, September 3 - 6:30 p.m. / Open mic sign-up - 6:20 p.m.
Christine Beck Theme: School days
Past President: Connecticut Poetry Society
Silas Bronson Library, Waterbury’s Public Library, will be hosting Master Gardner Sherri LeBlanc on Saturday April 12 at 1 p.m. Sherri will be discussing and demonstrating Container Gardening. Container Gardening is a fun and creative hobby for both adults and children. It is good for those with limited space and limited time. The Silas Bronson Library is located at 267 Grand Street, Waterbury CT.