LIBRARY NEWS

ARTIST of the MONTH
R. J. Lynch


During the month the exhibit may be viewed anytime the Betty Ann Low Room is not in use.

During the month of May, Storrs Library will be exhibiting the photography of R. J. Lynch


R. J.'s talents can be seen in his photographs of nature, people, and man-made structures among many other subjects.

He finds beauty in unexpected places and uncovers the extraordinary within the ordinary.

RJ Lynch Photography
http://rjlynch.com/




BookBike Visits

bookbike
Click Here to Request a Visit


Get a library card, learn how to use the library’s digital collection, check out books, movies, and more!

BookBike visits to the Longmeadow Adult Center will be held on Wednesday afternoons from
1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
(weather permitting)
beginning Wednesday, May 23rd


BookBike visits to the Farmers' Market at the Longmeadow Shops will begin in June

LIBRARY EVENTS

May 23, 2018

Foreign Policy Association
presents
GREAT DECISIONS

Great Decisions
Elle Van Dermark, Associate Professor of History & Political Science at Asnuntuck Community College will be the group facilitator for this discussion series.

TOPICS for 2018

South Africa's Fragile Democracy
May 23, 2018

Register by calling the library @ 413.565.4181, ext 1620 or


Global Health: Progress
and Challenges
May 30, 2018

Meetings begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

May 24, 2018

BIKE SAFETY RODEO

bike riders
Where: Longmeadow High School Parking Lot
When: Thursday, May 24th
Time: 4:00 ~ 6:00 p.m.

All levels of riders are encourage to come. Open to grades K-8
(younger riders with their parents please)


The Longmeadow BookBike will be there too!
A Bicycle Rodeo is a great way for kids and their parents to learn about biking safety with practice.

Kids bring your bikes along with your bike helmets and practice developing skills that will help you become better bicyclist and avoid crashes.

Sponsored by: The Longmeadow Police Department and Massachusetts Safe Routes to School

bookbike
May 29, 2018

Longmeadow Gardeners Present:

Basic Gardening
Q & A with Master Gardeners


Tuesday, May 29, 2018
6:30 ~ 7:30 p.m.
Betty Ann Low Meeting Room

Would you like to add some color to your property but don’t know what to plant? Do you have a shady spot that needs some color but you don’t know which plants will grow in the shade? Would you like to know how to extend your flower production from April to October?

Come and meet our panel of Master Gardeners who can answer your questions and help get you started.
All topics, such as soil preparation, planting seasons, selections of annuals and perennials, and some design planning will be discussed. Our panel and club members hope to help you have the garden of your dreams.
June 2018

Storrs Library Book Clubs in June

Loosely Bound Book Club
Monday afternoon June 18th
at 1:00 p.m.

Read Around Town Book Club

Tuesday evening, June 19th
at 6:30 p.m.

To learn more about these book clubs such as times, locations, how to register, and what we will be reading,
click on the link to EventKeeper Calendar below and look for these dates.

EventKeeper Calendar


June 7, 2018





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AMERICAN
RED CROSS
BLOOD DRIVE

STORRS PUBLIC LIBRARY
693 Longmeadow Street Longmeadow, MA

Next Blood Drive will be Thursday, June 7th
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

To make an appointment,
please call (800) 733-2767
or visit RedCrossBlood.org

WALK-INS WELCOME
APPOINTMENTS PREFERRED

After clicking RedCrossBlood.org, to register for a specific time, click the red button to the right of Storrs Public Library.
June 25, 2018

Cookbook Club
Favorite Recipe Dinner
& Foodie Film Fest

movie cover - Big Night
Join us for the Cookbook Club Favorite Recipe Dinner followed by the movie, Big Night, a charming food-centered comedy shown on our giant outdoor screen under the stars!

Monday, June 25
7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.


Register by calling the library @ 413.565.4181, ext 1620 or

To see a complete listing of all

our scheduled events,

click
EventKeeper Calendar