And be Closed Nov. 22nd & Nov. 23rd
BML staff wishes you a wonderful holiday!
Get in the holiday spirit by creating your very own Gingerbread House.
Compete with other teens for the best house on the block, and win a prize!
Voting will be conducted on social media so be sure to like our Facebook & Instagram for more details.
All materials will be provided; just bring your creativity!
“Brainerd Memorial Library opens the door to the future.”
For 110 years BML has served the Haddam community, opening an expanding world of ideas…
Now we need your support in the form of a tax deductible gift so we can grow to meet the demands of the 21st century and your life-long learning, reading, recreational, and cultural needs.
Your gift provides: Access to and instruction in new technology, programming for all ages, and meeting spaces. We are proud to provide value to the community and hope that our library has become an important part of your lives as a stable and welcoming refuge. Your contribution will help us maintain and grow this essential institution to prepare generations for the future. Thank you!
Saturday, December 1st: 12 to 3pm
Local artist, Rick Johnson is offering a woodcarving class. Rick has been woodcarving since 2001. He will cover the basics of whittling and woodcarving with an emphasis on safety. You will carve a stylized bird that balances on a perch. An example of the perching bird is at the front desk. Stop by to have a look! Check out Rick’s Facebook page, Papa Elf Woodcarving and his Instagram account, papaelfwoodcarving. Space limited to 8. Aged 15 and up. Parents of minors should be present during class. Please sign up on the calendar or call 860-345-2204.
BML is Adding a Trade Paperback Section!
The size is approx. 5.5 x 8.5, with soft binding; the paper is usually of higher quality than mass-market paperbacks.
Trade paperbacks are lightweight for traveling and easy to hold.
Check out our new collection! You may find some authors you haven’t read.
Located next to the Audio Books.
Read exciting articles on book picks, free resources, visits to libraries throughout CT, and content of interest to curious readers. Enjoy artistic accompanying photography.
The Library Hop features visits to museums included in library pass programs. Click logo or Bloglink on menu.
Have you been to the: Children’s Museum of SE CT in Niantic, Beardsley Zoo in Bridgeport, or the Children’s Museum in West Hartford ? Passes are available in the Children’s Department.
“Resume lab” and live, online job coaches help job seekers: target suitable jobs, prepare and practice for job interviews. The Adult Learning Center provides: career-enhancing skills through test preparation (including GED and the U.S. Citizenship Test) and live, online academic tutors for writing assistance, computer literacy, and software assistance.
“The book was so much better than the movie. You have to read the book first!”
Test that cliché; with these 26 books being adapted into film releases. Link to Book List.
NUWAV provides documents that meet the needs of the everyday Citizen. Easily compose documents in categories like Business, Contracts, Landlord/Tenant disputes, Divorce, Medical, & more. Log in using your BML card.
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