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Education/Lectures

Connecticut College, Blaustein Humanities Building, Room 210, 270 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT , 06320

Guest speakers Luzann Isaacs, the conservation manager of Cape Town, and Lief Petersen, the director of the Sustainable Livelihoods Foundation, will discuss topics including efforts to provide decent public housing to poor people and refugees, reducing exposure to unhealthy environments, the balance between social and economic development, and the protection of endangered species.

Art in the Ames Room

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, 9:00 am
Art in the Ames Room;

Education/Lectures

Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

The Mystic & Noank Library Ames Room art exhibit for October 2014 features two local artists, Lucia (Shau-Wen) Sokol and Mike Guarraia. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sokol and Guarraia are both students of Ralph Acosta. The exhibit is on view through Oct. 31 during regular Library hours when the room is not in use..

Non Profit Resource Center Grant Database Training

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, 12:30 pm

Education/Lectures

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington, New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Madhu Gupta 860-447-1411 x 3 mgupta@plnl.org


Did you know that the library has access to information on 100,000 grantmakers and 2.3 million grants? Sign up for this class to learn how to access and harness this information for the greater good of your non profit organization. Space is limited to 10 people and preregistration is required.

Register or call 860-447-1411 x 3.
Location: Adult Reading Area

AARP Safe Drivers Class

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, 8:30 am

Education/Lectures

Canoe Brook Senior Center, 11 Cherry Hill Rd., Branford, CT

AARP Safe Drivers Class

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, 8:30 am

Education/Lectures

East Haven Senior Center, 91 Taylor Ave., East Haven, CT

Art in the Ames Room

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, 9:00 am
Art in the Ames Room;

Education/Lectures

Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

The Mystic & Noank Library Ames Room art exhibit for October 2014 features two local artists, Lucia (Shau-Wen) Sokol and Mike Guarraia. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sokol and Guarraia are both students of Ralph Acosta. The exhibit is on view through Oct. 31 during regular Library hours when the room is not in use..

Book Discussion: Dear Life

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, 12:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Chester Public Library, 21 W. Main St., Chester , CT

Bring lunch. Part of the Mark Johnston Book Discussion Series. Registration required.

Introduction to Grant Seeking for Individuals

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, 10:30 am

Education/Lectures

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington, New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Madhu Gupta 860-447-1411 x3 mgupta@plnl.org



Did you know that the library has access to information on 100,000 grantmakers and 2.3 million grants? Grant funds for individual endeavors such as education, research and business pursuits are not that easy to find. Attend this class to learn about the Foundation Grants to Individuals database, GrantSpace.org and other helpful resources. A working knowledge of the Internet and Windows are needed for this hands-on session. Space is limited to 10 people and preregistration is required.

Register online or call 860-447-1411 x 3.

'How to Pay for College'

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 6:45 pm

Education/Lectures

Deep River Public Library, 150 Main St., Deep River , CT

'Learn About JobNow'

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 6:30 pm

Education/Lectures

Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main St., East Haven, CT

Free. Registration recommended.

'New Tools for Detecting Breast Cancer'

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 5:30 pm

Education/Lectures

Community Education Center at the Shoreline Medical Center, 250 Flat Rock Pl., Westbrook, CT

Registration required.

'Say Cheese… or Fromage'

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 7:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Tpke., Clinton, CT

Registration required.

Art in the Ames Room

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 9:00 am
Art in the Ames Room;

Education/Lectures

Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

The Mystic & Noank Library Ames Room art exhibit for October 2014 features two local artists, Lucia (Shau-Wen) Sokol and Mike Guarraia. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sokol and Guarraia are both students of Ralph Acosta. The exhibit is on view through Oct. 31 during regular Library hours when the room is not in use..

Dog Listener Pat Wright

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 6:30 pm

Education/Lectures

North Haven Memorial Library, 17 Elm St., North Haven, CT

Registration required.

Financial Aid Planning for College

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 6:30 pm

Education/Lectures

Guilford Free Library, 67 Park St., Guilford , CT

Free. Registration required.

New London History Series, Oct. 22

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 2:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington, New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Madhu Gupta 860-447-1411 ext 3 mgupta@plnl.org


Join New London historian Sally Ryan and learn more about the history of New London. This series of programs runs on Wednesdays from September 24 through October 29.
Oct. 22—Railroads and the Industrial Revolution

Poetry Reading with Margaret Gibson

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, 5:00 pm
Poetry Reading with Margaret Gibson;

Education/Lectures

Lyman Allyn Art Museum, 625 Williams Street, New London, CT , 06320

Please join us for a poetry reading by nationally acclaimed poet Margaret Gibson. As part of the programming for the ongoing exhibit, Inside the Natural World of Jan Beekman, Gibson will read poems that have a special resonance with Beekman’s paintings. Margaret Gibson is the author of 10 books of poems, the most recent soon to be released in September, 2014: BROKEN CUP. She will be reading from that collection as well as from earlier, prize-winning collections. She has received awards from the Poetry Society of America, The Academy of American Poets, and the National Endowment for the Arts She is active with a local land trust organization, Avalonia, which preserves natural spaces, keeping these irreplaceable resources from development and open to the public.

'Creating a Space You Love'

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, 6:30 pm

Education/Lectures

Martha Link Walsh Gallery, 188 N. Main St., Branford, CT

Part of the Thursday After Hours series. Cost: $10. Reservations required.

'Learning to Connect with the Afterlife'

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, 7:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Killingworth Library, 301 Rte. 81, Killingworth , CT

Free. Registration required.

Art in the Ames Room

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, 9:00 am
Art in the Ames Room;

Education/Lectures

Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

The Mystic & Noank Library Ames Room art exhibit for October 2014 features two local artists, Lucia (Shau-Wen) Sokol and Mike Guarraia. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sokol and Guarraia are both students of Ralph Acosta. The exhibit is on view through Oct. 31 during regular Library hours when the room is not in use..

Feng Shui with Lurrae Lupone

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, 7:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Women & Family Life Center, 96 Fair St., Guilford, CT

Free. Registration required.

Lecture on Double Indemnity

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014, 7:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Scranton Memorial Library, 801 Boston Post Rd., Madison, CT

Free. Part of the “How to Read a Film” lecture series. Registration required.

Art in the Ames Room

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, 9:00 am
Art in the Ames Room;

Education/Lectures

Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

The Mystic & Noank Library Ames Room art exhibit for October 2014 features two local artists, Lucia (Shau-Wen) Sokol and Mike Guarraia. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sokol and Guarraia are both students of Ralph Acosta. The exhibit is on view through Oct. 31 during regular Library hours when the room is not in use..

Empowering Women Breakfast

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, 8:30 am
Empowering Women Breakfast ;

Education/Lectures

Latitude 41, 105 Greenmanville Ave, Mystic CT, Mystic, CT , 06355

8:30-10:30 a.m.; Our speaker is Olympia Gregory, RN, CNM, MSN who is owner and founder of the Olympia Center for Women’s Wellness; $35; register online at http://www.bethsaidact.org/Events.htm; (860) 886-7511.

Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Support Group

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, 10:00 am
Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Support Group;

Education/Lectures

Women and Family Life Center, 96 Fair Street, Guilford, CT , 06437

This is an informal support group for moms and infants. In the comfort of a small group, you may discuss anything from breastfeeding challenges to pumping and going back to work. Older siblings welcomed. Pre-registration required. No fee. Visit www.womenandfamilylife.org.

Education/Lectures

Stonington Natural Health Center , 107 Wilcox Road, Suite 103, Stonington, CT , 06378

Come celebrate National Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Day!

noon, 1 p.m., or 6 p.m.

Learn about the magical healing properties of Acupuncture.
How does it work?

Come to this informative, complimentary, and fun talk!
And receive complimentary sample Acupuncture if you wish to try a point or two to relieve stress or pain.
.
Bring a friend! Over $25 value per person ~ we're giving you this for free!

Limited Seating. 8 spots per hour. Reserve your spot now ~ 860.536.3880 info@snhc.com

Wine, Women, Menopause, & Anti-Aging

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, 3:00 pm
Wine, Women, Menopause, & Anti-Aging;

Education/Lectures

Stonington Natural Health Center , 107 Wilcox Road, Suite 103, Stonington, CT , 06378

Wine, Women, Menopause, & Anti-Aging

Okay, that might sound like the start of a joke... but what this talk is really about is relaxing with a glass of wine with our Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist Megan Marco and talking about anti-aging. How do Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs miraculously help with Yin Deficiency and Yang Deficiency, common patterns that cause Menopausal Symptoms, and how can we restore and tonify your Yin and Yang to get these symptoms to go away as well as help you live a longer and healthier life?

Symptoms to be discussed include:
hot flashes
night sweats
dryness
irritability
mood
lethargy
weight gain
wrinkles

Tuesday, October 21st
3:00 - 4:00
Reserve your spot
Attendees Receive Over 5 Useful Tips per Topic
AND
20% OFF Acupuncture Coupon!

860.536.3880 info@snhc.com

** If this topic does not interest you, but you know someone that may benefit from this information, please invite them. **

'Growing Great Garlic' Workshop

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 11:00 am

Education/Lectures

Natureworks, 518 Forest Rd., Northford, CT

Free. No registration necessary.

'I Dig Dahlias' Workshop

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 9:30 am

Education/Lectures

Natureworks, 518 Forest Rd., Northford, CT

Free. No registration necessary.

A Conversation: Countering Columbus Day

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 1:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Pequot Musuem, 110 Pequot Trail, Mashantucket, CT

For indigenous peoples of the Americas, Columbus Day is not a holiday, but a reminder of colonization. This discussion highlights their concerns. Panelists are: Ramona Peters (Mashpee Wampanoag), Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal historic preservation officer; J. Kehaulani Kauanui (Kanaka Maoli), associate professor of American Studies and Anthropology at Wesleyan University; and Jose Barreiro (Taino), assistant director for research, National Museum of the American Indian. For ages 14 and older. $10 per person. $5 with student ID. Museum admission is not required. Sponsored by the Center for the Comparative Study of Race and Ethnicity at Connecticut College.

Art in the Ames Room

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 9:00 am
Art in the Ames Room;

Education/Lectures

Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

The Mystic & Noank Library Ames Room art exhibit for October 2014 features two local artists, Lucia (Shau-Wen) Sokol and Mike Guarraia. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sokol and Guarraia are both students of Ralph Acosta. The exhibit is on view through Oct. 31 during regular Library hours when the room is not in use..

Breathing Workshop: 'The Essential Breath'

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 2:00 pm

Education/Lectures

One World Wellness & Yoga, 967 N. High St., East Haven, CT

Grove St Cemetery Tours

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 11:00 am
Grove St Cemetery Tours;

Education/Lectures

Grove St Cemetery Tours, 227 Grove St, New Haven, CT , 06511

One (1) Hour Walking Historical Tour of New Haven Historical Persons - Eli Whitney Inventor

Stony Creek Quarry Tour

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, 11:00 am

Education/Lectures

Stony Creek Quarry, Quarry Rd., Branford, CT

Tickets: $15. Benefits the Guilford Keeping Society and the Stony Creek Museum.

Education/Lectures

Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Tpke., Clinton, CT

'Write the Essay' College Essay Seminar

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, 2:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Scranton Memorial Library, 801 Boston Post Rd., Madison, CT

Free. For students and their parents. Registration requested.

Artist Talk/Ken Davies Atelier

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, 1:00 pm

Education/Lectures

Greene Art Gallery, 29 Whitfield St., Guilford, CT

Free. RSVP required.

Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, 12:00 pm
Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours;

Education/Lectures

Grove Street Cemetery, 227 Grove Street, New Haven, CT , 06511

One (1)Hour Walking Tours of Historical Tours - Eli Whitney Inventor

Iconography Lecture

Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, 11:30 am

Education/Lectures

Calvary Episcopal Church, 27 Church Street, Stonington, CT , 06378

A talk on the symbolism and theology of Christian icons. In the Parish Hall.

Art in the Ames Room

Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, 9:00 am
Art in the Ames Room;

Education/Lectures

Mystic & Noank Library, 40 Library Street, Mystic, CT , 06355

The Mystic & Noank Library Ames Room art exhibit for October 2014 features two local artists, Lucia (Shau-Wen) Sokol and Mike Guarraia. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Sokol and Guarraia are both students of Ralph Acosta. The exhibit is on view through Oct. 31 during regular Library hours when the room is not in use..

Job Networking Group with CTWorks

Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, 10:00 am

Education/Lectures

Acton Public Library, 60 Old Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT , 06475

Job Networking Group with CTWorks

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