Saturday, May 20th & Sunday, May 21st Hunt’s Homegrown Plant Sale. Annuals, perennials, house plants, vegetables and much more! Homemade baked good for sale on Saturday.
Tuesday, May 23rd 10:30 am Story time for children ages 0-3. Join our children’s librarian Rita for stories, songs, a craft and a snack!
Wednesday, May 24th 6:00-7:00 pm Have a gmail account? Join Jac Cohn to learn learn about google applications; google sheets, docs, slides and more! All levels of experience are welcome.
Thursday, May 25th 10:30 am Story time for children ages 3-5. Join our children’s librarian Rita for stories, songs, a craft and a snack!
At Music Mountain on Saturday June 3 at 7PM, The Next Festival of Emerging Artists celebrates David M. Hunt Library with a free concert. A tent with sips and small bites will be open at 6pm. The concert, featuring renowned Grammy-nominated violinist Jennifer Koh and Conductor Peter Askim leading a string orchestra of young professional musicians, will consist of contemporary works by Anna Clyne and Caroline Shaw, the youngest recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for Music. Violinist Koh has been called “one of our most thoughtful and intense musicians” by the New York Times. The concert is free; donations benefit the library. A refreshment tent with sips and small bites will open at 6PM. For reserve seating, call the library at 860-824-7424.
Founded in 2013 by Artistic Director Peter Askim, The Next Festival of Emerging Artists is an immersive residency for young (20-30 years old) professional string players focused on musical exploration, entrepreneurial thinking, and contemporary performance practice. This year’s fifth anniversary festival takes place May 28-June 10. After a week at Music Mountain in Falls Village, CT, the festival moves to NYC.
Friday, May 12th
Saturday, May 13th
Join the Friends of the David M. Hunt Library for their quarterly meeting at 9 am. This friendly group of volunteers supports the library in many ways; helping wiht building matinenance, fundraising events, book sales and more! They’re always looking for new volunteers.
Tuesday, May 16th
Saturday, May 20th and Sunday, May 21st
Tuesday, May 23rd
Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 0-3 are encouraged to attend this session.
Wednesday, May 24th
Join Jac Cohn from 6:00-7:00 pm and lean how to use your Google account. Get aquainted with Google Drive, Sheets and more. Jac will teach to your specific needs even if you’ve never experienced Google before. Call 860-824-7424 to hold a place as space is limited.
Thursday, May 25th
Join Rita as she hosts a story hour for the kids of DM Hunt! Story hour begins at 10:30 am and typically concludes around 11:45 am after a snack and fun activity. Children ages 3-5 are encouraged to attend this session.
Saturday, June 3rd
Don’t miss our monthly upstairs downstairs book sale! New, used and rare books, with new inventory every month. Downstairs all the children’s books are free.
For more information on the event see https://www.facebook.com/events/685797448274040/