Take action to save libraries in Connecticut!

It is budget time here in Connecticut and there are a lot of difficult choices being made at the Capitol right now. The cuts in Governor Malloy’s proposed budget threaten critical programs and services at libraries across the state.

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Write or call your representatives to let them know you won’t stand for libraries to suffer these drastic cuts! Here is a sample letter that you can send to your representatives to help them understand how much libraries mean to our Connecticut communities.

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This week at the Hunt: May 16th to May 23rd

Saturday, May 16th – Hunt Homegrown Plant Sale – 9am-3pm
Sunday, May 17th – Hunt Homegrown Plant Sale – 9am-3pm
Tuesday, May 19th – Story Hour with Rita – 10:30am
Thursday, May 21st – Story Hour with Rita – 10:30am
Friday, May 22nd – Magic & More! – 6-9pm

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Upcoming Events


Saturday, May 16th

Hunt Homegrown
Hunt Homegrown Plant Sale
9:00am-3:00pm

Visit the Hunt Homegrown Plant Sale to get a jump start on your garden for a great cause! Our springtime fundraiser offers shoppers a wide variety of vegetables, herbs, perennials and annuals, all at a great price. Coffee and baked goods will also be sold at this event. Gift certificates are currently for sale at the library for that special gardener in your life. Coffee and baked goods will be sold on both days so you can nibble while you browse. All proceeds go to support the David M. Hunt Library.


Sunday, May 17th

Hunt Homegrown
Hunt Homegrown Plant Sale
9:00am-3:00pm

Visit the Hunt Homegrown Plant Sale to get a jump start on your garden for a great cause! Our springtime fundraiser offers shoppers a wide variety of vegetables, herbs, perennials and annuals, all at a great price. Coffee and baked goods will also be sold at this event. Gift certificates are currently for sale at the library for that special gardener in your life. Coffee and baked goods will be sold on both days so you can nibble while you browse. All proceeds go to support the David M. Hunt Library.


Tuesday, May 19th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30am and typically concludes around 11:45am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.


Thursday, May 21st

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30am and typically concludes around 11:45am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.


Friday, May 22nd

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Magic & More
6:00-9:00 pm

Come join us for our monthly Magic & More event! Patrons of all skill levels are invited to attend this game night featuring the fantasy card game Magic: The Gathering as well as an assortment of other board and card games. Players are encouraged to bring their own decks of any format. Magic is recommended for ages 13+. Age ranges for other games may vary.


Tuesday, May 26th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30am and typically concludes around 11:45am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.


Thursday, May 28th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30am and typically concludes around 11:45am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.


Tuesday, June 2nd

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30am and typically concludes around 11:45am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.


Thursday, June 4th

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Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30am and typically concludes around 11:45am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.


Saturday, June 6th

booksale
From 10am-1pm, shop for new and used books at our Upstairs Downstairs Book Sale hosted by the Friends of the Hunt Library. Coffee and baked treats will be available for purchase as a fundraiser for the Lee H. Kellogg 8th grade class trip.

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