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Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 1:30 pm

'DNA and Jewish Genealogy'

Education/Lectures
Godfrey Library, 134 Newfield St., Middletown, CT

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 4:00 pm

'From Swing to Bebop and Back Again'

Education/Lectures
Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Tpke., Clinton, CT

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 12:00 pm

Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours

Education/Lectures
Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours; Grove Street Cemetery, 227 Grove Street, New Haven, CT , 06511

One (1)Hour Walking Tours of Historical Tours - Eli Whitney Inventor

Sunday, Sep. 21, 2014, 1:30 pm

Society of Nepalese in America Awareness Program

Education/Lectures
Blackstone Memorial Library, 758 Main St., Branford, CT

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 7:00 pm

'Panic in Connecticut'

Education/Lectures
North Haven Memorial Library, 17 Elm St. , North Haven, CT

Free program on witch trials. Registration required.

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 7:00 pm

Genetically modified food

Education/Lectures
Durham Public Library, Route 17, Durham, CT , 06422

"Health Renewal: Avoiding Genetically Modified Food" will be presented Tuesday, September 22, 7 p.m., at the Durham Public Library. Presented by Sue McIntosh, M.D.; admission free.

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 10:00 am

Job Networking Group with CTWorks

Education/Lectures
Acton Public Library, 60 Old Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook, CT , 06475

Job Networking Group with CTWorks

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 10:30 am

MADD Parent Workshop

Education/Lectures
Connecticut Experiential Learning Center, 28 School St., Branford, CT

Monday, Sep. 22, 2014, 12:30 pm

Non Profit Resource Center Grant Database Training

Education/Lectures
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Madhu Gupta 860-447-1411 x 3 mgupta@plnl.org


Did you know that the library has access to information on 100,000 grantmakers and 2.3 million grants? Sign up for this class to learn how to access and harness this information for the greater good of your non profit organization. Space is limited to 10 people and preregistration is required.

Register or call 860-447-1411 x 3.
Location: Adult Reading Area

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 4:00 pm

'College Admissions Process Demystified'

Education/Lectures
Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main St., East Haven, CT

Free. Registration recommended.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 3:00 pm

Boost your Immune System for Cold & Flu Season --Talk @ Stonington Natural Health Center

Education/Lectures
Boost your Immune System for  Cold & Flu Season --Talk @ Stonington Natural Health Center; Stonington Natural Health Center, 107 Wilcox Rd Suite 103, Stonington, , 06378

A hands-on workshop.

Let's make your Holistic Medicine Cabinet with yummy tinctures, organic sprays, and potent Chinese Herbal Formulas to keep you healthy this cold and flu seaon.

Don't want the flu shot? We have herbal alternatives.

Learn about Acupuncture and Sho nishin.
Each Attendee will receive a 20% off coupon

We look forward to seeing you.

Call to book your spot: 860.536.3880

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 7:00 pm

East Haven Solar Workshop

Education/Lectures
East Haven Senior Center, 91 Taylor Ave., East Haven, CT

Registration required.

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 6:30 pm

Homebuyer Workshops

Education/Lectures
Homebuyer Workshops; Online Webinar , One Liberty Square , New Britain , CT , 06050

Buying a home is one of the biggest financial decisions that you will ever make. Attend our live webinar where you will learn about the financial aspects of purchasing a new home including credit scores, the mortgage process, and home buying tips so that you’ll be prepared for the big day, closing day. Specific to the first time buyer, you’ll learn:

-The key steps to purchasing a home
-Understanding the mortgage process
-How to make an offer on a home
-If you are ready to purchase
-Shopping for a home
-Home maintenance and
-Answers to your questions!

Tuesday, Sep. 23, 2014, 3:00 pm

SNHC Talk: Boost your Immune System for Cold & Flu Season

Education/Lectures
SNHC Talk: Boost your Immune System for Cold & Flu Season; Stonington Natural Health Center, 107 Wilcox Rd Suite 103, Stonington, , 06378

September 23rd @3:00 - Boost your Immune System for
Cold & Flu Season
A hands-on workshop.

Let's make your Holistic Medicine Cabinet with yummy tinctures, organic sprays, and potent Chinese Herbal Formulas to keep you healthy this cold and flu seaon.

Don't want the flu shot? We have effective alternatives.

Learn about Acupuncture and Shoni Shin. All attendees receive a 20% OFF Coupon!

Fall & Winter is Coming. Get ready now!

We will discuss:
* 5 Holistic remedies
* Chinese Herbs that everyone should have in their medicine cabinet
* Acupuncture & Shoni Shin
so that you immune system will be strong and you'll be able to fight off colds and the flu more quickly, or not get sick at all.

Limited Seating. Reserve your spot now: 860.536.3880

We look forward to seeing you!

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 5:00 pm

Candidate Forum

Education/Lectures
Candidate Forum; Otis Library, 261 Main Street, Norwic, CT , 06360

Join us to learn where your candidates for the CT General Assembly stand on issues affecting those with mental health concerns and their families.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 5:00 pm

Clinical Neuroscience to Advance Clinical Practice in ASD

Education/Lectures
Clinical Neuroscience to Advance Clinical Practice in ASD; ACES SDA / PDSI, 205 Skiff Street, Hamden, CT , 06517

ACES is pleased to present the second lecture in it Behavior Analysis in Education Series: Clinical Neuroscience to Advance Clinical Practice in ASD: Conisderations for Educators and Behavior Analysts presented by Dr. James McPartland, Director, Yale Developmental Disabilities Clinic. Introduction and Commentary by Dr. James A. Hoko - BCBA-D.
CE's: 2.5 BACB ACE Provider #OP-13-2369

September 24, 2014, 5:00 - 7:30 pm
ACES PDSI, 205 Skiff Street, Hamden, CT
A light meal will be provided.
For further information and to register, go to www.aces.org/workshops
For additional information,contact Dr. James A. Hoko at jhoko@aces.org.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 6:30 pm

Fall 2014 Homebuyer’s and Seller’s Seminar

Education/Lectures
Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main St., East Haven, CT

Free. Registration recommended.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 2:00 pm

New London History Series

Education/Lectures
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Join New London historian Sally Ryan and learn more about the history of New London. This series of programs runs on Wednesdays from Septemvber 24 through October 29. A syllabus of subjects covered each afternoon will be posted soon.
Location: Community Room

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 2:00 pm

New London History Series

Education/Lectures
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Join New London historian Sally Ryan and learn more about the history of New London. This series of programs runs on Wednesdays from September 24 through October 29.

Sept. 24 —The CT Colony and Pequot War

Oct. 1—New London’s Early Years: 1646 –1775

Oct. 8—The Revolutionary War

Oct. 15—Whaling 1820-1860

Oct. 22—Railroads and the Industrial Revolution

Oct. 29—1938 Hurricane to the Present

The Series is Free but Registration is Requested.

Wednesday, Sep. 24, 2014, 2:00 pm

Talk for Veterans on VA Hospital Debacle

Education/Lectures
Hagaman Memorial Library, 227 Main St., East Haven, CT

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 7:00 pm

'Our Italian Brick Makers'

Education/Lectures
North Haven Memorial Library, 17 Elm St., North Haven, CT

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 7:00 pm

'The Rockets’ Red Glare: Connecticut and the War of 1812'

Education/Lectures
Killingworth Library, 301 Rte. 81, Killingworth , CT

Registration encouraged.

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 6:30 pm

Film and Discussion with Lonnie Braxton: Freedom Riders

Education/Lectures
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Contact: Suzanne Maryeski 860-447-1411 x 3 smaryeski@plnl.org


Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle

Created Equal: America's Civil Rights Struggle is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Humanities that uses the power of documentary films to encourage community discussion of America's civil rights history. NEH has partnered with the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History to develop programmatic and support materials for the sites. New London Maritime Society's program at Public Library of New London is one of 473 institutions across the country awarded a set of films chronicling the history of the Civil Rights Movement.

FREEDOM RIDERS

This film offers an inside look at a pivotal moment in the Civil Rights struggle, when a brave band of activists challenged segregation in the Deep South.

Discussion leader: Lonnie Braxton

Duration: 90 min

Event is free and open to the public.

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 7:00 pm

How to Protect Your Parents

Education/Lectures
Salem Free Public Library, 268 Hartford Road, Salem, CT , 06420

How to Protect Your Parents
The Friends of the Salem Library are hosting the Elder Solutions Series presented by the attorneys of Cipparone & Zaccaro. Each of the three presentations will offer solutions for challenges that occur as you or your parents get older. The first presentation, “How to Protect Your Parents,” is Thursday, September 25th. The series continues on October 16th with “Financial Considerations in Staying at Home” and on November 13th with “Downsizing Decisions in the Aging Process.” The presentations occur from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Salem Free Public Library, 264 Hartford Road (Rt 85), Salem, CT. The presentations are FREE, but space is limited, so, you must reserve your place. To reserve your seat, call 860-442-0150 or e- mail at attorneys@261Law.com.

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 7:00 pm

New Day Bereavement Seminar

Education/Lectures
St. Mary Church Parish Center, 731 Main St., Branford, CT

Free. Registration required.

Thursday, Sep. 25, 2014, 6:30 pm

The Underground Railroad in SECT

Education/Lectures
Waterford Public Library , 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT , 06385

Norwich City Historian Dale Plummer will take the audience on a journey of local involvement in the Underground Railroad. He will also explain how the railroad worked, as best as we understand, and some of the myths which have grown around it. A question and answer period will follow the formal presentation.

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014, 1:00 pm

Daytime Book Discussion

Education/Lectures
Waterford Public Library , 49 Rope Ferry Road, Waterford, CT , 06385

Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand (2010). Facilitator Marsha Bansavage will discuss the book about an Army Air Forces bomber that crashed into the Pacific Ocean in 1943 and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared--Lt. Louis Zamperini. Captured by the Japanese and driven to the limits of endurance, Zamperini would answer desperation with ingenuity; suffering with hope, resolve, and humor. Multiple copies of the book are available prior to the discussion date.

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014, 9:30 am

How To Start A Small Business

Education/Lectures
Public Library of New London, 63 Huntington St., New London, CT , 06320

Location: Community Room

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014, 7:30 pm

Lecture: 'C.G. Jung’s Red Book'

Education/Lectures
Parish Hall of Christ Episcopal Church, 11 Park St., Guilford, CT

Cost: $15 ($8 for students).

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014, 10:00 am

Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Support Group

Education/Lectures
Mother-Infant Breastfeeding Support Group; Women and Family Life Center, 96 Fair Street, Guilford, CT , 06437

This is an informal support group for moms and infants. In the comfort of a small group, you may discuss anything from breastfeeding challenges to pumping and going back to work. Older siblings welcomed. Pre-registration required. No fee. Visit www.womenandfamilylife.org.

Friday, Sep. 26, 2014, 9:30 am

Wellness Day

Education/Lectures
Northeast Academy, 115 Oslo Street, Mystic, , 06355

Northeast Academy Elementary School in Mystic will be hosting a day long Wellness Day on Friday, September 26, 2014. Presentations include: nutrition, anti-bullying, yoga, dance, and heart health.

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 9:30 am

'Hydrangeas: Demystified and Dried'

Education/Lectures
Natureworks, 518 Forest Rd., Northford, CT

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 10:30 am

'Supporting the Growth of Healthy Trees'

Education/Lectures
Essex Library, 33 West Ave., Essex , CT

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 1:00 pm

A Conversation: Cultural Appropriation, Stereotypes, & Indian Mascots

Education/Lectures
Pequot Musuem, 110 Pequot Trail, Mashantucket, CT

Will the Washington Redskins remain an official team name? How many children dress as Pocahontas on Halloween? These questions resonate with indigenous communities. Panelists Adrienne Keene (Cherokee), postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Indian Education, Arizona State University; & Michael Taylor (Haudenosaunee), assistant professor of Anthropology and Native American Studies at Colgate University, discuss the issues. For ages 14 and older. $10 per person. $5 with student ID. Museum admission is not required. Sponsored by the Center for the Comparative Study of Race and Ethnicity at Connecticut College.

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 11:00 am

Grove St Cemetery Tours

Education/Lectures
Grove St Cemetery Tours; Grove St Cemetery Tours, 227 Grove St, New Haven, CT , 06511

One (1) Hour Walking Historical Tour of New Haven Historical Persons - Eli Whitney Inventor

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 11:00 am

Hydrangea Wreath-Making Demonstration

Education/Lectures
Natureworks, 518 Forest Rd., Northford, CT

Saturday, Sep. 27, 2014, 1:00 pm

Pastel Demo with Alain Picard

Education/Lectures
Clinton Park and Recreation Building, Rte. 81, Clinton , CT

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014, 2:00 pm

'Write the Essay'

Education/Lectures
Scranton Memorial Library, 801 Boston Post Rd., Madison, CT

Free college essay-writing program. Registration required.

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014, 12:00 pm

Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours

Education/Lectures
Grove St Cemetery Historical Tours; Grove Street Cemetery, 227 Grove Street, New Haven, CT , 06511

One (1)Hour Walking Tours of Historical Tours - Eli Whitney Inventor

Sunday, Sep. 28, 2014, 12:30 pm

Lunch and Learn Seminar on Buddhism

Education/Lectures
Lunch and Learn Seminar on Buddhism; Buddhist Faith Fellowship, 343 Washington Terrace, Middletown, CT , 06057

Learn about Buddhism and how to walk its path. Beginners, the curious and the general public are invited to attend our free seminar. This special informal Q & A Seminar will explore what Buddhists believe and experience, their practices, culture, and rituals. If you are new to Buddhism, this is a great way to listen, learn, and ask questions of certified lay teachers in a warm and caring environment. *No need to RSVP. Wear casual clothing and do not forget to bring lunch.

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