Following are upcoming programs at the Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, Orange.
Cookies & Coloring for Adults
Tuesday, January 10, 2-3 p.m.
Think of the fun you had and the hours you spent with your coloring books and crayons in your childhood. Let’s return to those happy days and in the process reduce your stress, make new friends, and nibble some cookies. All supplies will be provided. Registration is required. Presented by the Friends of the Library.
Wellness Book Group at the Orange Senior Center
Wednesday, January 11, 11:30 a.m.
Join Adult Services Librarian Marianne Pysarchyk at the Senior Center for a discussion of The Road to Character by David Brooks. Copies can be checked out from the Library or purchased at a discounted price through the Senior Center. This program is free and open to all. Please call the Senior Center at 203-891-4784 to register.
Film Buffs: Where to Invade Next?
Thursday, January 12, 7 p.m.
To learn what the USA can learn from other nations, Michael Moore playfully “invades” them to see what they have to offer. R. 2 hours.
Books & Breakfast Morning Book Discussion Group
Tuesday, January 17, 10 a.m.
A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman: A curmudgeon hides a terrible personal loss beneath a cranky and short-tempered exterior while clashing with new neighbors, a boisterous family whose chattiness and habits lead to unexpected friendship. Discussion led by Carol Davidson. Check for copies at the Circulation Desk. Refreshments will be served.
Saturday, January 21, 1 p.m.
Local author Ida Greene brings her intimate diary entries to life in this memoir chronicling carefree pre-war days in England and a world turned upside down by the eruption of World War II. Meet the author and hear firsthand her experiences before, during, and after the war. Registration is required. Presented by the Friends of the Library.
Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone at 203-891-2170.