Are You Ready for the Test?
Greenwich Library has a large collection of test prep books in a wide variety of subjects. If you can’t make it into the library, there are test prep and practice test titles in eBook format as well. You can also study right at home with Lynda.com with your library card to access hundreds of test prep courses and videos on your laptop or tablet.
Keep Posted: January 2017
This month at Greenwich Library, play an 18 hole mini golf course in the bookshelves, enjoy the music of the band Ayreheart, and hear from bestselling author Beatriz Williams.
Film Screening: ‘No Letting Go’
‘No Letting Go,’ based on the award-winning short film ‘Illness,’ is a coming-of-age drama about a young teenager who struggles with a debilitating mental illness. Screening and Q&A with the film’s writer and producer, Randi Silverman, will take place on Tuesday, January 24 at 6:15pm in the Auditorium.
Recent Development in Cancer Research
Please join us as Dr. Roy Herbst and colleagues from Yale University and the Smilow Cancer Hospital share some of their work and discuss recent discoveries in the field. Cosponsored event with the Yale Alumni Association will be Sunday, January 22 at 3:30 pm in the Cole Auditorium.
Tax Season is Almost Here
Get ready today to file your 2016 federal income tax return. The IRS has launched a new web page that features information regarding changes that could affect your ability to file your tax returns in a timely manner and get your refunds as quickly as possible. Beginning in January, the Library will have Federal and State tax forms (CT and NY) as well as AARP tax assistance services. You will also be able to find US tax forms here, CT tax forms here, and NY tax forms here.
AuthorsLive: ‘The Wicked City’ by Beatriz Williams
The new AuthorsLive season gets underway with a return visit from novelist Beatriz Williams, who will be discussing and signing copies her new book “The Wicked City.” Hear about this deliciously spicy adventure on Monday, January 23 at 7:00 pm in the Meeting Room.
Friends Cole Concert
The Musician From Marlboro return to Greenwich Library on Sunday, January 29 at 4:00 pm in the Cole Auditorium for a program including Vaughan William’s song cycle ‘On Wenlock Edge’ and musical selections from Haydn and Beethoven. Doors open at 3:30 pm.
Study Skills & Optimizing Academic Performance
Dr. Tony DiGiacomo will show students how to improve academic performance while reducing stress. This info session is perfect for teens and young adults in high school. The program will take place Saturday, January 21 at 1pm in the Meeting Room.
Go Beyond the Book at a Library Book Club
Greenwich Library and its branches sponsor a variety of book groups each month. From mysteries to current events to children’s books to the great classics, we have you covered. Join us as we discuss plots, characters, world events, and much more. Chosen titles are updated on a regular basis. Happy reading!