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Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, 10:00 am

Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Support Group

Education/Lectures
Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Support Group; 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.

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, 9:00 am

Plein Air Landscape - All Media! - Caleb Stone

Education/Lectures
Plein Air Landscape - All Media! - Caleb Stone; Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, CT

We are thrilled to welcome back popular instructor Caleb Stone for an in depth landscape workshop this summer. In this 3 – day workshop, Caleb will help you take an honest look at the landscape and create a rich palette with an emphasis on techniques to obtain the right value. Guidance will be given in color mixing to create unique and interesting ways to achieve color harmony using the primaries red, yellow, and blue. Caleb will begin each day with a demonstration, lead the class with time for individual attention, and end the workshop with a group critique. All levels welcome.

Friday, Aug. 1, 2014, 9:00 am

Plein Air Landscape - All Media! Caleb Stone, instructor

Education/Lectures
Plein Air Landscape - All Media! Caleb Stone, instructor; Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme Street, Old Lyme, CT , 06371

The Lyme Art Association is thrilled to welcome back popular instructor Caleb Stone for an in-depth landscape workshop this summer. In this three day workshop, Caleb will help you take an honest look at the landscape and create a rich palette with an emphasis on techniques to obtain the right value. Guidance will be given in color mixing to create unique and interesting ways to achieve color harmony using the primaries red, yellow, and blue. Caleb will begin each day with a demonstration, lead the class with time for individual attention, and end the workshop with a group critique. All levels and media welcome. To see Caleb's work, visit his website, http://calebstoneart.com/works

Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, 11:00 am

Grove St Cemetery Tours

Education/Lectures
Grove St Cemetery Tours; 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

Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, 11:00 am

Solar Open House

Education/Lectures
Home of Mark Reeves, 51 Walnut St., Ivoryton, CT

Free tour of residential solar system.

Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, 9:00 am

Tag and Bake Sale

Education/Lectures
Tag and Bake Sale; Lyme Public Hall, 249 Hamburg Road, Lyme, CT , 06371

Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, 1:00 pm

Triple Demonstration

Education/Lectures
Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme St., Old Lyme, CT

Features artists Claudia Seymour, Gigi Horr Liverant, and Christine Ivers.

Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, 12:00 pm

Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours

Education/Lectures
Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours; Grove Street Cemetery, 227 Grove Street, New Haven, CT , 06511

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

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, 10:00 am

'Making Memorable First Impressions'

Education/Lectures
Acton Public Library, 60 Old Boston Post Rd., Old Saybrook, CT

Registration appreciated.

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, 2:00 pm

'The Way of the Dog, the Way of the Leader'

Education/Lectures
Guilford Free Library, 67 Park St. , Guilford , CT

Registration required.

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, 10:00 am

Carol Mon: "Making Memorable First Impressions"

Education/Lectures
Acton Public Library, 60 Old Bostont Road, Old Saybrook, CT , 06475

Carol Mon: "Making Memorable First Impressions"
Do you struggle with what to say when asked. "So what do you do?" Are you trying to answer the question "What kind of job are you looking for?" in a short , interesting way?
Carol Mon, Corporate Storyteller and author of "A Guide to Networking for Introverts" will give you a formula to use when creating short 30 second introductions that are engaging and informative. In this session, you will then work with others to create an introduction that you can use immediately when asked, "So what do you do?" No more stumbling or mumbling. Make your message memorable.

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, 1:00 pm

Teen Tech Tutors Help Session

Education/Lectures
Estuary Council of Seniors, 220 Main St., Old Saybrook, CT

Registration required.

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 7:00 pm

'Backyard Composting'

Education/Lectures
Scranton Memorial Library, 801 Boston Post Rd., Madison, CT

Registration required.

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 7:00 pm

'What’s the Buzz? Honeybees and Beekeeping'

Education/Lectures
Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Tpke., Clinton, CT

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 6:30 pm

Dairy Farming in Connecticut

Education/Lectures
Waterford Public Library , 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT , 06385

A One Book, One Region program. Mackenzie White, A Uconn agriculture graduate, will discuss the history, issues, challenges and new directions that modern CT dairy farmers face. Waterford once was home to many small dairy farms but today farms throughout the state struggle to stay alive and relevant. A question and answer period will follow the formal discussion.

Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, 10:30 am

Seminar: Medicare D and the Medicare Savings Plan

Education/Lectures
Stanley T. Williams Community Center, 1332 Middletown Ave., Northford, CT

Registration appreciated.

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 9:30 am

'Drawing Mandalas as Prayer'

Education/Lectures
Mercy Center, 167 Neck Rd., Madison, CT

Registration required.

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 6:30 pm

Free lecture: “Restoration of the Pawcatuck River – A Fishy Perspective”

Education/Lectures
Free lecture: “Restoration of the Pawcatuck River – A Fishy Perspective”; Westerly Public Library, 44 Broad St., Westerly , RI

Join us August 6, 2014, from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., at the Westerly Public Library, 44 Broad Street, Westerly, RI, 02891, for a free lecture on the “Restoration of the Pawcatuck River – A Fishy Perspective.”

Chris Fox, executive director of the Wood Pawcatuck Watershed Association and project manager of the historic Pawcatuck River Fish Passage projects, will take participants on a virtual tour of improvements to the Pawcatuck River. The audience will learn how the recent dam removals and fish ladders are making it possible for fish to travel upstream to Worden Pond, which hasn’t happened in over 200 years. Space for this event is limited. Contact Jim Blair at (401) 874-6800 or blairj4@my.uri.edu for more information or to reserve your space.

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, 6:30 pm

What Every Woman Needs to Know About Divorce

Education/Lectures
What Every Woman Needs to Know About Divorce; Women and Family Life Center, 96 Fair St, Guilford, CT , 06437

Experts Robyn Klaskin, Attorney, and Lisa Gresham, Certified Divorce Financial Analyst, will walk you through topics that include legal options for divorce, financial pitfalls to avoid and the "12 Steps to a Successful Divorce." Open to women from any town; $25. To register, visit: www.womenandfamilylife.org

Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 5:30 pm

'Financial Basics for College-Bound Students'

Education/Lectures
Connex Credit Union, 412 Washington Ave., North Haven, CT

Registration required.

Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, 1:00 pm

Teen Tech Tutors Help Session

Education/Lectures
Acton Public Library, 60 Old Boston Post Rd., Old Saybrook, CT

Registration required.

Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, 10:00 am

Groton-New London Airport Open House and Tour

Education/Lectures
Groton-New London Airport, Main Terminal, Groton, CT

Get an insider look at the airport! Guided tour includes airport fire & police departments, maintenance snow removal & wildlife management, single engine aircraft, Army National Guard helicopter repair hangar, jet aircraft, Water Survival Training Center, and aircraft repair.

Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, 12:00 pm

Introduction to Computer

Education/Lectures
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

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


This hands-on class is for the beginner who has little or no experience using a computer. It will introduce you to the basics of computer terminology and the popular word processing program Microsoft WORD. There are no prerequisites for this class. Seats are limited to 5. Register at the information desk or call the library.

Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, 10:00 am

Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Support Group

Education/Lectures
Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Support Group; 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.

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