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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.

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English Language Conversation Group

PracticeSpeakEnglishThursday,¬†June¬†9 at 1:30 ‚Äď 2:30pm

Is English not your native language? Would you like to practice speaking? Join our Conversation Group in the Library Community Room.

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Book Chat

BookGroupWednesday, June 15 at 1:00-2:00 pm

This month’s theme is Movie/TV Stars. You may pick a fiction, biography¬†or nonfiction book. We will discuss what we read in an informal environment.

Registration is requested.  Click here, stop by the Reference Desk, or call 203-239-5803 to sign up.

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Book Discussions

BookDiscGroupSo, it’s your turn to host your Book Club?  Don’t be stressed- the Library is here to help!  Browse through our Book Club Collection located on the Library’s second floor.  Multiple copies of over Forty different titles along with a book discussion guide are available to borrow.

The Library also hosts various book discussion groups:

An Evening Read  that meets once a month on a Wednesday night (an assigned read with a moderator).

An informal Book Chat that meets once a month on a Wednesday afternoon (everyone reads what they desire on a designated topic).

A Mystery Book Club. These sleuths meet once a month on a Thursday evening (an assigned read with a moderator).

See our Events¬†Calendar located on the Library’s website to register for the various dates and times. Stop by the Reference Desk for more information.

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All Things French: at the North Haven Library


Monday May 23rd at 7 pm¬†¬†Walking Tour of Marie-Laure’s Paris – Presenter Donna Girot, lived in and explored Paris’ Latin Quarter for 7 years while raising her daughters. Join Donna on an intimate walk through this charming Parisian neighborhood while she gives both a contemporary and a 1940’s perspective that helps us to see what the blind character Marie-Laure could not see in the national bestseller All the Light We Cannot See.


Wednesday, May 25th at 7 pmThe City of Lights РCarole Rothchild of the French A la Carte School will present a program on the history of Paris starting from the foundation of the French Capital in the first centuries, continuing to the French Revolution and culminating with a focus on Paris during World War ll.




All programs are free but registration is recommended. Call 203-239-5803 or register online at the Event Calendar at

North Haven Memorial Library, 17 Elm Street North Haven, CT 06473


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Evening Knitting Group

Knitting @ Night-Do you knit or crochet? Come join our free, drop-in group. Bring your project and enjoy the company. No registration. This group will meet on the first floor of the library for the first meeting. Knitting @ night will meet on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 p.m.- 8 p.m..March 8, April 12, May 10, June 14.


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Language Conversation Groups

worldflags01_bigDo you speak a foreign language, but don’t have much opportunity to practice? Starting in 2016, the North Haven Library is offering Language Conversation Groups.

French – First Monday of each month at 4:00pm

German – First Tuesday of each month at 2:30pm

Italian – Second Monday of each month at 1:00pm

Spanish – Fourth Monday of each month at 4:00pm

To register for any of these groups, click here for the Library’s Event Calendar


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Mystery Book Discussion

Thursday,  May 26 at 7 Р8pm
Whodunit? Join our monthly mystery book discussion to decipher the clues. Multiple copies of the book to read will be available at the library.

May’s title is Lady in the Lake by Raymond Chandler.


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Knitting Group

YarnNeedlesFirst and third Thursday of each month 1:00-3:00pm
North Haven Library Community Room

Do you enjoy knitting or crocheting? Come join our free, drop-in group.
Bring your project and enjoy the company.




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Old North Haven Newspapers Online

OldNewspapersThanks 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

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