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It’s Happening At The Case Memorial Library

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Jul 162017
 

The Case Memorial Library.

The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, offers the following events this week (and next week).

Oscar Film: Elle
Monday, July 17, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, July 19, 1 p.m.

2 hr. 10 min. R. A successful businesswoman gets caught up in a game of cat and mouse as she tracks down the unknown man who raped her. Starring Academy Award nominee Isabelle Huppert.

Books & Breakfast Morning Book Discussion Group
Tuesday, July 18, 10 a.m.
A discussion of Hot Milk by Deborah Levy. Led by Carol Davidson. Check for copies at the Circulation Desk.
Growing Roses in Orange for 52 Years
Tuesday, July 18, 1 p.m.
Join John P. Mattia, nationally recognized rose exhibitor, photographer, and lecturer, who will discuss his experiences growing and photographing roses in Orange for the last 52 years. Registration is required. Presented by the Friends of the Library in celebration of their 25th anniversary.


No Bake Kids’ Cooking Class
Wednesday, July 19, 2-4:30 p.m.
Session I: 2-3 p.m.; Session II: 3:30-4:30 p.m. For children entering grades K-6. Learn how to make tasty, healthy recipes with Courtney Huggins, Orange ShopRite’s Registered Dietitian. Choose the session that best fits your schedule and we’ll handle the rest. Please notify us of any food allergies at the time of registration. Registration is required.


“The Great Kapok Tree” Drama Workshop with Ingrid Schaeffer
Thursday, July 20, 2:30-4 p.m.
Children entering grades K-6 are invited to act out this classic tale of a man’s visit to the Amazon rain forest and the unforgettable lesson he learns from the animals that call it home. Participants will also complete an art activity based on the book as part of the workshop. Registration is required.


Square One Theatre presents “Kalamazoo”
Monday, July 24, 7 p.m.
The Square One Theatre Company will present a staged reading of “Kalamazoo,” a romantic comedy about life’s second act and learning you’re never too old for love. Registration is required. Sponsored by the Shirley Martin Prown Fund.


Teen Cooking Class: Sweet and Savory Dips
Wednesday, July 26, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
For students entering grades 6-12.
Make (and eat!) a seven-layer dip, hummus, and a dessert dip with Courtney Huggins, Registered Dietitian at ShopRite of Orange. Space is limited to 8 participants per session. Please notify us of any food allergies at the time of registration. Registration is required.

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone.

Phone: 203-891-2170

Coming Up At The Case Memorial Library

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Aug 182016
 

Case Memorial Library

Case Memorial Library

The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, offers the following upcoming events:

 
Magic Show with Ed Popielarczyk
Friday, August 19 at 11 AM
Ready to make some magic? Children ages 3 and up will watch the spellbinding Ed Popielarczyk as he weaves storytelling and magic together at this family-friendly show.

The Bookcase Book Discussion Group
Thursday, August 25 at 7 PM
Join Bookcase leader Toby Zabinski for a discussion of The Book of Speculation by Erika Swyler. Check for copies at the Circulation Desk.
Oscar Film: Trumbo
Monday, August 29 at 7 PM
Wednesday, August 31 at 1 PM

In 1947, Dalton Trumbo was Hollywood’s top screenwriter, until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs. R. 124 min.

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone.
Phone: 203-891-2170
http://www.casememoriallibrary.org

It’s Happening At The Library

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Mar 042016
 

The Case Memorial Library.

The Case Memorial Library.

The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, offers the following events next week.

Nutmeg Book Discussion
Monday, March 7 at 6:30 PM
The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond
by Brenda Woods. Discussion will include an activity and refreshments. Check for copies at the Children’s Circulation Desk. For tweens in grades 4-6.

Oscar Film: Bridge of Spies
Monday, March 7 at 7 PM
Wednesday, March 9 at 1 PM (with subtitles)
142 min. PG-13. During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet-captured American U2 spy plane pilot Francis Gary Powers.

Art in the Library Reception
Thursday, March 10, 5-7 PM
In honor of the March exhibit: Oils and acrylics by Eileen Carey and Steve Sangapore, on view March 2-30.

Toni Morrison: The Writer & Her Works
Saturday, March 12 at 1:30 PM
The Orange Arts and Culture Council and the Case Memorial Library welcome Veronica C. Hendrick, Associate Professor of Literature and Law at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, as she shares her insights about the work of Nobel laureate Toni Morrison, focusing predominantly on Morrison’s novel Song of Solomon.

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone at 203-891-2170.

Rummage Sale Planned at Church of the Good Shepherd

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Oct 292015
 

unnamedThe Church of the Good Shepherd invites the public to visit our annual Rummage Sale on Friday, Nov. 13 from 2-6 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 14  from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Shoppers will find a wide array of men’s, women’s and children’s clothing, along with shoes, handbags, scarfs, jewelry, accessories, children’s games, puzzles, toys, books, DVDs, housewares, glassware, pictures, linens, etc. “There is something for everyone! Make sure to stop by and peruse our treasures,” said Elaine Swirsky, long-standing Chairwoman of this fun event.

Additionally,the Rev. Diana Rogers invites you to stop by Church any Wednesday to enjoy our free lunch program called the Shepherd’s Table beginning at 10:30 a.m. with Bingo. “All are welcome at the Church of the Good Shepherd,” she said.

The Church of the Good Shepherd is located on 680 Racebrook Road, Orange. Sunday service times include Rite II Holy Eucharist without music at 8 a.m.; a special service focused on the Gospel for children at 9 a.m., and Rite II Holy Eucharist with music at 9:30 a.m.

For more information about the Church of the Good Shepherd’s many other programs, such as our monthly Book Club, Prayer Shawl Ministry, and Healing Eucharist, call the Parish Office at 203-795-6577, by e-mail , visit the website and of course, check their Facebook page for frequent postings.

 

Originally Published on: Oct 25, 2015 @ 21:21

It’s Happening This Week At The Case Memorial Library

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Aug 162015
 

The Case Memorial Library.

The Case Memorial Library.

The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road, Orange, has the following events scheduled for this week. 

The Bookcase Book Discussion Group
Monday, August 17 at 7 p.m.

The Transcriptionist by Amy Rowland: Lena sits alone turning recorded stories into print, until she encounters a story that shatters the reverie her life has become. Discussion led by Toby Zabinski. Check for copies at the Circulation Desk.

Teen Craft: Marbled Clay Ring Dishes
Tuesday, August 18, 2-3 PM

Create a customized, marbled ring dish with oven-bake clay. Please bring a small (6-8-inch) oven-safe bowl. All other supplies will be provided.

Children’s Film: Big Hero 6
Wednesday, August 19 at 1 PM

Come see this Oscar-winning Disney film about a band of heroes on our big screen! Rated PG. Refreshments will be served.

Children’s End-of-Summer-Reading Party
Friday, August 21 at 11 AM

Al deCant will perform “Music for Little Superstars.” Raffle drawings will be held and certificates awarded to summer reading participants who have read 5 or more books. Refreshments will be served.

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Pre-register in person or by telephone at 203-891-2170.

Church of the Good Shepherd Announces its 2015 Outreach Schedule

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Jan 142015
 

BOOK CLUBThe Church of the Good Shepherd, 680 Racebrook Road, welcomes new members to join its many community outreach programs, such as its Book Club, JAM Band, Youth Group and/or Prayer Shawl Ministry. 

Its active Book Club meets the last Tuesday of every month between 7 – 9 p.m. in a member’s home for wine and a light dessert.  All are welcome to join an upcoming discussion for any of the following books.  On Jan. 27, they will discuss Daniel James Brown’s “The Boys in the Boat”.  On Tuesday, Feb. 24, they will discuss Cheryl Strayed, “Wild” and on Tuesday, March 24, author Amy Bloom will join us to discuss her book, “Lucky Us.”

New voices and additional instruments are sought to join the Sunday 9 a.m. contemporary music program featuring the “Jesus and Me” (JAM) Band.  Vocalists and guitarists are especially welcome to join one of our practice sessions on Thursday nights at 8:30 – 10 p.m. 

The Youth Group will be kicking off the Martin Luther King weekend by volunteering at Loaves and Fishes on Saturday, Jan. 17. 

Loaves and Fishes operates out of the Episcopal Church of St. Paul and St. James in New Haven. Each month, Loaves and Fishes serves between 200 and 300 households in New Haven with groceries and clothing.  If interested in joining in, please RSVP to our Parish office at 203-795-6577 and then meet in the church parking

Good Shepherd Youth Group

Good Shepherd Youth Group

lot at 7:15 a.m. to carpool into New Haven.  The group should return by 11:15 a.m.  They’d like to get a headcount of how many teens will be joining in, so please RVSP to the Parish Office. 

The Prayer Shawl Ministry invites anyone interested in knitting or crocheting a prayer shawl for a person in need.   The group crafts all year-round and meet regularly.  Prayer shawls are blessed during a Sunday Eucharist and then distributed by parishioners to friends, neighbors and family members in need.  The next Prayer Shawl Pasta Supper will be Sunday, Feb. 22 at 6 p.m. in the Parish Hall at 680 Racebrook Road.

All are welcome to join their many outreach programs. 

For more information, call the Church Office at 203-795-6577,  e-mail thegoodshepherd@optonline.net,  visit the website at www.thegoodsheperdorangect.org and/or visit our Facebook page.

Next Week At the Case Memorial Library

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Nov 132014
 

Case Memorial Library

Case Memorial Library

The Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road offers the following events next week.

Oscar-Nominated Animated Shorts

Monday, November 17 at 7 PM
Wednesday, November 19 at 1 PM

Feral; Get a Horse!; Mr. Hublot; Possessions; Room on the Broom.

Books & Breakfast Morning Book Discussion Group

Tuesday, November 18 at 10 AM

“The Burgess Boys” by Elizabeth Strout: Jim and Bob Burgess escaped from Maine to New York City as soon as they possibly could. Jim has belittled his bighearted brother their whole lives, and Bob has always taken it in stride. But their dynamic is upended when their sister urgently calls them home.

Discussion led by Carol Davidson. Check for copies at the Circulation Desk. Refreshments will be served.

Drop-In Tech Help

Thursday, November 20, 2:30-3:30 PM

Get the answers to your technology questions in this informal drop-in session. Our experts can help you with your questions about downloading e-books & audiobooks, using your device or laptop, Microsoft Office applications, using the Internet, basic computing, & more. Help is offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone at 203-891-2170.