Blog Category: Past Events

Summer Reading Finale Party – Build a Better Sandwich!

Friday, August 18 at 3:00pm Celebrate all your reading achievements with a Back to School sandwich building contest! Hear a reading of Debbie Herman’s Carla’s Sandwich, then create and name … Continue reading »

Midsummer Festival Saturday, July 29 2017

PDF Insert of full list of events: MSF Events For more information please visit: www.oldlymemidsummerfestival.com   Events happening on the Library lawn (Library building will be closed): The Southeastern Connecticut … Continue reading »

Build a Better World Summer Reading 2017!

Register now for summer reading and start logging your minutes! Click Here for readers in grades K-5 And Here for readers in grades 6-12 Book Bingo! (Ages 14+) June 16 – … Continue reading »

Revolution in the Lymes: Author Talk and Book Signing

Revolution in the Lymes: Author Talk and Book Signing with Jim Lampos and Michaelle Pearson. Tuesday June 27 at 7:00pm. The Revolutionary War in the Lymes started as a rebellion … Continue reading »

Founder’s Day Celebration

Join us for an evening reception, on Wednesday, June 28 at 7:00pm, celebrating our beautiful Library’s history and art featuring guest speaker Michaelle Pearson and honored guest Townsend Ludington.

Friends Annual Meeting Wednesday, June 7 at 10am

Annual Meeting of The Friends of the Library Wednesday, June 7 at 10:00am in the Library Community Room Our program includes: Business Meeting & Election of Officers Local author Michaelle Pearson … Continue reading »

Coyotes in Connecticut: Tuesday, May 23 at 6:00pm

This presentation by Paul Colburn, a certified Master Wildlife Conservationist (MWC) will focus on the history of coyotes in Connecticut, and provide an overview of coyote habitat, diet, behavior, and … Continue reading »

Brain Health Seminar with Healthy Addictions: Monday, May 15 at 7:00pm

Healthy Addictions is sponsoring a seminar on Brain Health. Together, we are pleased to provide a forum and discussion on brain health issues with the purpose of sharing information on … Continue reading »

An American Orientalist: the Life and Legacy of Edward Salisbury (1814-1901) Thursday, April 20 at 6:00pm

*THIS EVENT TAKES PLACE AT THE FLORENCE GRISWOLD MUSEUM* April 20 at 6:00pm Roberta L. Dougherty, Librarian for Middle East Studies at Yale University Library explores the life of Edward … Continue reading »

BookCellar 1/2 Price Sale, Rare and Collectibles

Phoebe’s BookCellar ½ Price Sale Saturday, April 29 – 10am to 2pm If you haven’t been to Phoebe’s BookCellar in Old Lyme yet, now is your chance to get some … Continue reading »