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Otis Library

261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States

August 2018

One Book, One Region Book Discussion

August 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Otis Library, 261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States
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In partnership with One Book, One Region, Otis Library will host a discussion of the 2018 selection Exit West by Mohsin Hamid in the Community Room. The discussion will be facilitated by Dr. Lynne Rogers. Dr. Rogers holds a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature and teaches contemporary literature at the University of Connecticut at Avery Point.  She was a Fulbright Scholar and has taught extensively in Lebanon.  She has published several articles on contemporary Arabic literature in translation and is a regular book and…

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Otis Library Genealogy Club

August 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 18, 2018

Otis Library, 261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States
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The club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month to learn and to brainstorm about family history projects. Please bring with you any basic information you have about the family members for whom you are looking.  This club will be useful for beginners as well as experienced researchers. For more information please call Kathleen Wieland, Genealogy Librarian, at (860) 889-2365, ext. 108.

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Author Event: Lottie Scott

August 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Otis Library, 261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States
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Norwich resident Lottie Scott will talk about her new book Deep South Deep North: A Family's Journey.  Copies of the book will be available for sale and signing.  Free program; no registration required.  Refreshments will be served. In Deep South Deep North, the author tells both the heartbreaking and triumphant tale of her maturation into adulthood against a racially-charged, impoverished, yet fiercely loving backdrop in Longtown, South Carolina.

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Film Screening: “This Is Home”

August 29 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Otis Library, 261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States
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Community Room This Is Home is an intimate portrait of four Syrian families struggling to find their way in America. The screening will be followed by a brief discussion facilitated by Bassem Gayed, Multicultural Services Coordinator at Otis Library. Only twenty-one thousand Syrian refugees out of five million have been accepted into the United States since 2011. This is Home follows four families sent to resettle in Baltimore in 2016. They have just eight months to find jobs, learn English,…

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September 2018

Otis Library Genealogy Club

September 18 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 18, 2018

Otis Library, 261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States
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The club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month to learn and to brainstorm about family history projects. Please bring with you any basic information you have about the family members for whom you are looking.  This club will be useful for beginners as well as experienced researchers. For more information please call Kathleen Wieland, Genealogy Librarian, at (860) 889-2365, ext. 108.

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October 2018

Otis Library Genealogy Club

October 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 18, 2018

Otis Library, 261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States
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The club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month to learn and to brainstorm about family history projects. Please bring with you any basic information you have about the family members for whom you are looking.  This club will be useful for beginners as well as experienced researchers. For more information please call Kathleen Wieland, Genealogy Librarian, at (860) 889-2365, ext. 108.

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November 2018

Otis Library Genealogy Club

November 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 18, 2018

Otis Library, 261 Main St.
Norwich, CT United States
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The club meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month to learn and to brainstorm about family history projects. Please bring with you any basic information you have about the family members for whom you are looking.  This club will be useful for beginners as well as experienced researchers. For more information please call Kathleen Wieland, Genealogy Librarian, at (860) 889-2365, ext. 108.

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