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 29 other¬†libraries.
Receive e-mail or text reminders of¬† items due, overdue, and ready for pick up.¬† Sign up for Library ELF Notification Service
During¬†September, pick up your Passport to Connecticut Libraries and hit the Trail!
Fun for the entire family! ¬†You could win $150.00!
Stop by the Library and pick up your Passport to Connecticut Libraries. Show your Library card and we‚Äôll stamp your passport, give you an “I visited North Haven Library” pencil, and send you on your way to visit other participating libraries. Visit at least five of the participating libraries and you are eligible to enter the drawing for a $150.00 Visa gift card. Don‚Äôt have a Library card? Sign up today and hit the trail! For more information visit the¬†Passport to CT Libraries Facebook page.
Saturday September 13th at 1:00 pm
Explore the music of The Beatles, included will be audio clips of their music and interviews with the band members in this 90-minute presentation spanning the full 1960′s: from their very beginnings with the band’s seminal visits to Hamburg, through the Beatlemania years, and concluding with Abbey Road. Presented by Aaron Krerowicz.
Registration is required.
Stop by the Reference Desk or Call 203-239-5803 to register.
Staying Happy and Healthy at Home
Monday, September 15, 2014 ~ 11:30am ‚Äď 1:00pm
FREE Lunch is served after the talk
Travis Barker from Masonicare will present stories, tips, and resources gathered over the course of his career that will help seniors to remain in their homes for as long as possible. Whether you live alone or with others, are 55 or 105, this presentation will be sure to provide you with useful information.
Registration is required, and ends on Tuesday, September 9th.
Stop by the Reference Desk or call 203-239-5803 to sign up.
September 18, 2014, 7:00-8:30pm ¬† ¬†
Join us for a fun and creative evening. ¬†Make several paper crafts to use for your own holiday decor or give as wonderful holiday gifts. ¬†Many ideas, samples and artist techniques will be shared by the members of the Altered Book Club throughout the evening. Refreshments will be served!
This is an Adult Event, ages 12 and older welcome. ¬†Registration is required and space is limited.
Stop by¬†the Library Reference Desk or call 203-239-5803 to sign up.
Revisit the 1600s and Connecticut‚Äôs own Witch trials
Between 1642-1693 at least 40 people, mostly women, were tried as witches in the Colony of Connecticut.¬† Who were these women and how did they come to be accused of Witchcraft? Travel back and hear what they have to say.¬† Actress Virginia Wolf and HerStory Theater brings them to life in period costume.
Monday, September 22, 2014 at¬†7:00pm.
Registration is required. Stop by the Reference Desk or call 203-239-5803 to¬†sign up.
Thanks to the Friends of the North Haven Library, we were able to have local newspapers from the 1970′s to 2011 scanned and put into a searchable database accessible from home or anywhere you have an internet connection. ¬†Stop by the Reference Desk for a one page how-to guide. ¬†Try out the database¬†at NorthHaven.advantage-preservation.com.
Receive a new¬†tablet?
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 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.