Digital Book Lovers… A New Overdrive Site is Coming!
Greenwich Library will unveil a new Overdrive website on Nov. 14th. It will contain the same great titles but with a new look and new features, such as a multilingual user interface, new ways to search, customizable lending periods, improvements to place and retrieving holds, and more. You can preview the new site now so stop by and take a look!
Keep Posted: October 2016
This month at Greenwich Library, hear from Emily St. John Mandel, enjoy the talents and music from the pianist Eldar, and learn how to land a job through LinkedIn.
Foundation Center Grant Writing Workshop
Foundation and grant consultant Judith Margolin will lead this program that will show how best to customize each grant proposal so that it matches the funders’ own criteria as closely as possible. Join us Wednesday, October 26 from 9:30am-12:30pm in the Meeting Room.
Art Double Feature
The Flinn Gallery’s exhibition ‘I’ve Lost Control Again’ (Oct. 27 – Nov. 30) will be open for extended hours from 6-8 pm on Friday, October 28. Check out the gallery then head to the Friends Friday Film screening of ‘The Intern’ (2015) at 8 pm in the Cole Auditorium.
Caregiving: When the Time Comes
Noted blogger and author Paula Span will speak about her book When the Time Comes: Families with Aging Parents Share Their Struggles and Solutions. Cosponsored with the Commission on Aging, Span will speak on Thurs, Nov 3 at 7 pm.
Playwrights: Romeo & Juliet
In the second of his three part Shakespeare series this fall, Dr. Mark Schenker, leads a discussion of Shakespeare’s classic romance, Romeo and Juliet, including the themes of the play and the context in which it was written. Schenker will present Tuesday, November 1 at 7 pm in the Cole Auditorium.
Pay a Visit to the Health Information Center
The Health Information Center is the place to find reputable and up to date health and medical reference books, two dedicated computer workstations, and health magazines and newspapers. Nurses from the Greenwich Hospital even stop by once a month for free blood pressure screenings and to answer your questions!