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Login to My Account to see what's out on your library card, renew, place holds, or check your Reading History to review items you have read or viewed. Search the Library Catalog to see if the book, DVD, magazine, etc. is in North Haven, or 35 other libraries. Download free e-books and audiobooks  from our Overdrive site. Download free magazine issues from Zinio. Download free movies, music, audiobooks and comics from Hoopla.

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Tuesdays at 5:30 - 6:30 pm January 10 thru February 14Image result for yoga Join Jocelyn Burke, Ph.D., RYT, and yoga instructor. Her yoga practices have included Hatha, basic, vinyasa, flow, gentle, power, hot, Yin, wall, chair, and restorative yoga for any level student, beginner to advance. Space is limited, and registration is required.Registration begins December 19th.(six week session)

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Who is Lynda? What can do for me?

Lynda.comWednesday January 11 at 2:30 - 3:30pm

Thursday January 12 at 7:00 - 8:00pm

Wednesday January 25 at 10:30 - 11:30am

For North Haven residents only, please choose one session.

Lynda is not a person but an online video training resource where you can follow video courses at your own pace. In this training session, we will help you navigate Lynda and search for classes on topics you are interested in such as learning to use your iPad, setting up a Gmail account, to more advanced classes like Excel pivot tables and Adobe Photoshop.  These are but a few of the courses available, taught by experts in their field. Registration recommended.Call 203-239-5803 or choose date to link registration online

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Breaking Bread: Is Gluten-Free For You?

Saturday January 14 at 1:00 - 2:00pmImage result for gluten free images Join Heather Jacobsen, a researcher and founder of the online wellness magazine, Stuffed Pepper and author of GOING GLUTEN-FREE: 7 Surprising Facts You Should Know if You Want to Achieve Dietary Success, will discuss just what the gluten-free diet is all about, and whether or not you might benefit from it. If you suffer from chronic symptoms of one kind or another, you might find some answers in her discussion. Books will be available for purchase, registration recommended. Call 203-239-5803 or online at

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“P” Interesting Night At The Library

Wednesday January 18 at 7:00 - 8:00pm  Ages 16-up Collages - The first session of our new craft program “P”interesting Night at the Library, inspired by the artistic social media site, Pinterest.  Exercise your creativity and make your own collage. All supplies are provided. Registration required. Call 203-239-5803 or online at Northhavenlibrary.netImage result for collage ideas

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Hail to the Chief: The Inauguration of a President

Thursday January 19 at 7:00 - 8:00pmImage result for inauguration day

(Snow Date Monday January 30) Enjoy this humorous and engaging event which will weave historical and modern events and facts about our constitutional requirements and traditions of the presidential inauguration. This lively presentation will foster an appreciation of the breadth, depth, and complexity of presidential inaugurations in our country.  Topics will include the locations and dates, the oath, the speech, the parade, and moving into the White House. Registration recommended. Call 203-239-5803 or online at

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Puzzle Off!

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Saturday, January 21st from 10:00am to 1:00pm Teams will compete to see who can assemble the most pieces of a 1000 piece jigsaw puzzle. Teams will consist of up to 6 people.  Sign up individually, as a small group, or as an entire team.  Register at the Library Reference Desk or call 203-239-5803, starting on Friday, January 6 at 10:00am. Each team will have an identical 1000 piece puzzle.  The competition begins  promptly at 10:00am and ends at 1:00pm.  Beverages and snacks will be provided.  This event is sponsored by the Friends of the North Haven Library.

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Ask A Lawyer

Image result for lawyer images Monday January 23 at 5:30 - 7:00pm Sign up for a free 15-minute session with an attorney from the New Haven County Bar Association who will provide general legal information. A sign-up sheet is available at the library on the evening of the session. No prior registration will be accepted. These sessions will be held once a month in the study room on the 1st floor.

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America At War Series

Image result for america and world war 1 Wednesday January 25 at 7:00 - 8:00pm World War I-Decisive Day When Congress issued the Declaration of War Woodrow Wilson had requested on the 2nd, that the August Body codified the fact that America was a global power. This is a day of greater significance than Dec. 7, 1941 and Sept. 11, 2001. A day which not only changed American history, but that of Europe and the world. Presented by Mark Albertson. Registration recommended. Call 203-239-5803 or online at  

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Language Conversation Groups

worldflags01_bigDo you speak a foreign language, but don’t have much opportunity to practice? The North Haven Library offers Language Conversation Groups. German - First Tuesday of the month at 2:30-3:30pm Italian - Weekly on Thursdays at 10:00-11:00am Spanish - Fourth Monday of the month at 4:00-5:00pm To register for these groups, click here for the Library's Event Calendar  

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Book Chat

BookGroupWednesday, December  14 at 1:00-2:00 pm This month is Holiday Books. You may pick a fiction, biography or nonfiction book. We will discuss what we are reading in an informal environment. You are welcome to bring a lunch. Coffee and dessert will be provided. Registration is requested.  Click here, stop by the Reference Desk, or call 203-239-5803 to sign up.

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