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3-D printer demonstration tomorrow at Greenwich Library

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This could “make” for a great Saturday afternoon activity. The Greenwich Library is hosting a 3-D printer demonstration tomorrow from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., which will be held in the library’s meeting room. Jon Lavallee, manager of the MakerBot store on Greenwich Avenue, will demonstrate his company’s 3-D printer, share some stories and answer […] [Read More]
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Early closing today at Greenwich Library

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Greenwich Library will close today at 5 p.m. , as it continues to observe summer hours. The library will close at 5 p.m. every Friday until and including August 29. [Read More]
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‘Quadrophenia’ screening tonight at Greenwich Library

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When it was released, the cinematic version “Quadrophenia” was billed as “the movie the music’s been waiting for.” Thirty-five years later, many would agree with that proclamation. And you can judge for yourself. Greenwich Library will host a screening of “Quadrophenia” tonight at 7 p.m. in its meeting room. Here’s a description of the film […] [Read More]
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‘Secret Life of Violet Grant’ author at Greenwich Library tonight

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In the latest installment of its AuthorsLive series, Greenwich Library will host Greenwich author Beatriz Williams tonight at 7 p.m. She will discuss her new novel, “The Secret Life of Violet Grant.” The library’s website has this description of “Violet Grant”: “Greenwich author Beatriz Williams takes secrets to a whole new level in The Secret […] [Read More]
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Lego program today at Greenwich Library

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Here could be the building blocks for a fun-filled afternoon. The Greenwich Library is hosting today from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. a “Make It And Take It” Lego building program in its children’s room. Children can make their own creations and take them home. The event is intended for children age 4 and up. […] [Read More]
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Henna for teens at Greenwich Library

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Henna is an ancient body art that involves the drawing of intricate designs on the skin using natural plant-based dyes. This form of temporary tattooing was practiced in ancient Egypt and has since grown popular in India, the Middle East and the United States. And on Monday, July 14, henna is coming to Greenwich. Professional […] [Read More]
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Early closing today at Greenwich Library

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Summer hours are in effect at the Greenwich Library, so the library will close at 5 p.m. today. The library will close at 5 p.m. on every Friday from July 11 through August 29. [Read More]
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Chess teacher Rich Jackson coached three Greenwich students to state titles this year at the Connecticut State Scholastic Championships - kindergartener Thomas Ewald, first-grader William Ewald and fourth-grader Dennis Li.

Chess master to offer free lessons

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Chess players of all ages and skill levels are invited to learn and play alongside national chess champion Rich Jackson at 7 p.m. Monday, July 7 in the Meeting Room at Greenwich Library. You don’t have to bring anything except your love of the game or your desire to learn. The event will end at […] [Read More]
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Libraries closed today

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Happy Independence Day, Greenwich! A great, patriotic day awaits. Alas, the day’s festivities will not include a trip to a Greenwich library. All four of the town’s libraries — the Greenwich Library, the Byram Shubert Library, the Cos Cob Library and the Perrot Memorial Library — are closed today. The libraries will re-open on Saturday. […] [Read More]

Experts dish on tax and estate planning

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When it comes to your estate, do you know how to properly plan for yourself and your heirs? The Greenwich Chamber of Commerce will host a discussion with prominent tax and legal experts from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 26 at  Greenwich Library that will help you learn to navigate: * Wills, Trusts & […] [Read More]