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New Regulations for the State Library’s Delivery Service


The Connecticut State Library recently issued new regulations that restrict the type and amount of materials that libraries will be able to send through the DeliverIT CT delivery service.  These regulations are meant to reduce the burden on an already-overwhelmed system, and they will affect all interlibrary loan activity throughout the state.  They went into effect on July 1, 2016. These new regulations enforce two major restrictions that will impact library patrons: Patrons will now […]

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Hidden History of Connecticut’s Union Soldiers with author John Banks

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Join author John Banks as he shines a light on many of these long-forgotten Connecticut Yankees in his talk about his book, “Hidden History of Connecticut Union Soldiers.” Thursday, September 1 at 7 pm. Please register.

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Guilford Poets Guild: Poetry reading by Barbara Crooker

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The Library and the Guilford Poets Guild present a reading by poet Barbara Crooker on Thursday, September 8 at 6:30 pm. The program will begin with a 30-minute open mic session. Refreshments will be served. Please register.

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Artists in the Movies: “Lust for Life”


Join us for three great films depicting the creative process of a great artist. Maureen Belden, Director of the Guilford Art Center will give a short introduction to each film at 6:45 pm. The series begins with a screening of “Lust for Life” starring Kirk Douglas as Van Gogh. Monday, September 12 at 6:45 pm. Please register.

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