October Programs for Children and Young Adults

October has arrived and so has the monthly calendar for the Youth Services Department.  To view the Children’s Events Calendar, please click here. The Young Adult calendar will be added soon!

Dr. Geoff DePaula: Reversing Diabetes & Prediabetes

Thursday, October 15 @ 7pm Granite & Quarry Rooms Dr. Geoff De Paula, D.Ac., M.Ac., Lic Ac., Dipl.C.H., Dipl.Ac. will present a free workshop ,Take Back Your Life: 5 Proven Secrets to Reverse Diabetes & Prediabetes on Thursday, October 15th @ 7pm. Research shows that people can reduce and even reverse diabetes and prediabetes through […]

Greg Maichack: Scarlet Poppies

Tuesday, October 20, 6:00pm  Granite & Quarry Rooms Georgia O’Keeffe’s famous poppy paintings (single and double) will be the focus of “Pastel Paint Georgia O’Keeffe’s Scarlet Poppies,” a free workshop given by artist Greg Maichack. Participants will receive an engaging hands-on experience of basic pastel painting, as well as advanced techniques. All will use professional […]

Halloween Costume Parade

Friday, October 30, 2015 at 10:00 AM! The Milford Town Library Youth Services Department will be hosting its annual Halloween Costume Parade and Storytime in the Granite and Quarry Room on October 30, 2015 at 10 AM. All children are welcome to attend with an adult. You will enjoy listening to spooky stories, singing scary songs and reciting fun finger plays.  […]

Fall Book Sale

Friday, October 23 4-7pm (Members Preview)  & Saturday, October 24 10am-3pm (Open to the Public) The Friends of the Milford Town Library’s semi-annual fall book sale is not to be missed! Incredible bargains can be found on adult and children’s books, movies, games, puzzles, and more. $10 annual memberships can be renewed at the door. […]

The Gravestone Girls: Welcome to the Graveyards of Milford

Wednesday, October 14th  @ 7:00pm Cemetery educators, The Gravestone Girls, whose mission is to “Keep Our Dead Alive,” will be presenting a virtual tour, called “Welcome to the Graveyard”, centered on Milford’s five local cemeteries. The 90 minute presentation is built on photographs recently taken in these special and interesting burying places around Milford, which […]

Book Groups

Wednesday, October 28,  7pm The Contemporary Book Group will meet in the Children’s Program Room to discuss  Inside the O’Briens by Lisa Genova. more info Tuesday, November 20, 10 am The Center Book Group will meet at the Senior Center to discuss My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante. more info Curious about either book group? Newcomers are […]

Summer Reading Updates!

IMPORTANT UPDATE!! THE LEGOLAND TICKETS HAVE ARRIVED!  PLEASE COME BY THE LIBRARY TO PICK YOURS UP. *THESE TICKETS ARE FOR SUMMER READING PARTICIPANTS ONLY UP TO THE AGE OF 12! “Every Hero Has a Story” Summer Reading Fun has finaaly come to a close.  All Summer Reading participants may pick up their certificates in the […]

ESL & Citizenship Classes

Starting Tues, September 8th, Free Drop-in ESL Classes will be offered for adults on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday evenings from 7 to 8pm in the ESL Classroom on the lower level of the library. No registration is required and students may attend all 1, or 2 or all 3 classes per week. No childcare is […]

Commonwealth ebook Collections

Do you remember the Mass e-book pilot project? It has evolved into the expanded Commonwealth ebook Collection.Still in the beta stages, the CeC offers thousands of free titles through several vendors offering not just bestsellers and popular books, but also academic and indie books. Best of all, it doesn’t replace CWMARS Digital Catalog, but complements it. To […]