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Mike Colandro, a Newington, Connecticut native, professional golfer and author, will be presenting his book ‚ÄúAlmost an Aussie‚ÄĚ at the North Haven Library Tuesday March 18th at 7:00 p.m.
Mike takes the reader through a well-traveled and fascinating journey. From starting as a caddy, to becoming a player in the PGA tour, golf is the defining theme throughout his memoir. Mike has played in both the U.S and British Opens, in addition to playing in Europe, Asia, Canada, Mexico, New Zealand, and most notably, Australia. For sixteen years he competed on the Australian Tour, winning events and making many friends
Join us for an entertaining evening with Mike Colandro, author and pro-golfer. All programs at the North Haven Library are free, and all are welcome.
To register for this program, please visit the Reference Desk, or call 203-239-5803 beginning on Monday, March 3rd.
Find out if you are at risk for kidney disease, and what you can do to prevent it.
A short informational session with Quinnipiac University‚Äôs Physician Assistants Program will be held on Saturday, March 29th at 12:00 p.m. at the North Haven Memorial Library.¬† To register for this program, please visit the Reference Desk, or call, 203-239-5803.
Application forms for the Elizabeth Doyle Memorial Scholarship Fund are available, beginning March 10th. This fund was established to honor the memory of former North Haven resident and educator, Elizabeth Doyle, and to assist anyone who plans to pursue a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree that will result in the appropriate qualifications for a teaching career. Interested applicants must demonstrate that they need financial assistance in order to continue school and intend to teach upon graduation.
Application forms are available in the North Haven First Selectman’s office in Town Hall and in the North Haven Community Services offices in the Town Hall Annex on Linsley Street. They are also available at North Haven High School, at other area private and parochial high schools and at area colleges and universities. All completed forms must be returned on or before April¬†28th to the North Haven¬†First Selectman‚Äôs office.¬† An independent committee, working under the auspices of the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven, is responsible for overseeing the application and selection processes. The disbursement of funds is administered completely by the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven.
Past applicants are welcome to reapply. For further information, please contact Louise Ciulla at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bring in your tax information and last year’s tax return, and they will do your basic federal and state taxes for you.¬† The service is¬†FREE.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 1:00 – 4:00pm through April 15th.¬† No appointments.¬†¬† First come, first served.
Receive a new¬†tablet for the holidays this year?
We are excited to announce a new downloadable service, Zinio. Zinio, the world’s largest newsstand, offers full color, interactive digital magazines for your enjoyment. There are 180 popular titles available with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. Step-by-step instructions and a video tutorial will help you get started. Please contact the¬†Reference Desk with any questions. Happy reading!
From the LION Catalog, click on Login to My Account.¬† Type in your last name and library card barcode number.¬† On the left, click on the link for Reading History.¬† Click on Opt In, and from now on, every item you’ve checked out will appear on this list.¬† Happy reading, listening and viewing!
Over the Rainbow: A St. Patrick Celebration
Monday, March 17 at 6:30 p.m.
Ages 5-9 (without parent or caregiver) Learn the secret to this Irish magic and create a rainbow-colored cupcake. One for you and one to take home. Registration is required and begins on Friday, March 7th at 10 a.m. for residents and for non-residents on Friday,¬† March 14th at 10 a.m.
Spectacular Science (2 week session)
Tuesday, March 25 & April 1 at 6:30 ‚Äď 7:30 p.m.
Ages 5-8 (without parent or caregiver) This class offers curious kids the opportunity to explore simple science themes through the eyes of a scientist. ¬†Child-friendly experiments will help children make simple predictions to test their ideas. Children will learn to use simple science equipment to explore the world around them. Registration is required and begins on Friday, March 14th¬† at 10 a.m. for residents and for non-residents on¬† Friday, March 21st at 10 a.m.
For a complete list of Children’s Programs click here.
Over 200 cake pans and cookie cutters are¬†available to borrow at the library.¬† Consult the¬†display in the Children‚Äôs Department to see many popular TV and movie¬†character pans such as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Sponge Bob, Mickey Mouse, Power Rangers¬†and Elmo and the gang! There are¬†many more designs¬†for special occasions, holidays¬†and the four seasons.¬† The loan period for these items is one week. Someone you love is having a birthday. Come and check them out now!
For more information, see our cake pans page.