Friday, October 20th at 7pm. Screening of OBIT, a new documentary, which provides a first-ever glimpse into the daily rituals, joys and existential angst of the Times obit writers, as they chronicle life after death on the front lines of history. One of the featured writers, Jack Kadden, will join us for a Q&A after the screening. Free and open to all.
Passport on Wheels – The US Postal Service will do new and renewal passports, including photos, at the library, Sat, October 21st from 10am to 2pm. More information here
North Stonington Election Event: Wednesday, November 1st at Wheeler Library. Meet the four candidates for selectman. Social 6:30 to 7. Forum 7 to 8pm. Organized by the League of Women Voters of Southeastern Connecticut. Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce of Eastern Connecticut.
Printmaking Class – Autumn Dishtowels with Sue Starr, Saturday, November 4th 10:30 to noon. $5 supplies fee. Please register.
Friends Holiday Book Sale – Plenty of “like new” books for all ages and interests will be available Wednesday, November 15th through Saturday, November 18th. Sale runs during library hours (Wed, Fri 10 to 4; Thurs 10 to 8, and Sat 10 to 1). This year, get a bag of books for $5 on Saturday! Proceeds fund the great programs at Wheeler Library.
Thru-hiking the Appalachian Trail – Speaker Sam Ducharme, Friday, November 17th at 6:30pm. Sam provides a presentation about his six-month 2,189 mile journey, with photographs of animal encounters, stunning views, and unexpected obstacles.