The Cape Verdean History Project

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

Community Room The Cape Verdean History Project, a social history mapping of the Cape Verdean people in Norwich, will be on view in the Community Room on Saturday, October 15, from 12pm – 2pm. This yearlong project was sponsored by the St. Anthony Chapel Foundation in Norwich and the Connecticut State Historic Preservation Office and funded…

Workshop on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

The Norwich Commission for Persons with Disabilities will present two programs in support of Disabilities Awareness Week in Norwich, October 10 – 15, 2022. There will be a workshop on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) on Wednesday, October 12, 1:30pm – 3:00pm, in the Otis Library Community Room. Elanah Sherman, a longtime ADA advocate/educator, will…

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The Otis Library and Friends of Slater Memorial Museum Book Club

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

Otis Library, in partnership with the Friends of Slater Memorial Museum, will be hosting a book discussion series beginning this month. The discussions will take place in the Otis Library Community Room on the third Wednesday in August, September, October, and November, from 5:30pm – 7pm. The selection of books is as follows: The Return of the…

Lawyers in Libraries: Free Legal Advice

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

Wednesday, August 31, 4-6pm, Library 2nd Floor Otis Library, in partnership with the Connecticut Bar Association, is working with local attorneys to offer the monthly program “Lawyers in Libraries.” If you have questions or a case that involves immigration law, family law, consumer rights, personal injury, landlord/tenant conflict or other matters, you can sign up to…

Gothic Literature and the Supernatural in New England

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

Monday, August 29, 6pm, Community Room and Live on Zoom Otis Library presents a hybrid event offering a celebration of two new books and a chance to learn more about the supernatural in New England. Faye Ringel, PhD., retired Professor of Humanities at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy, is launching her second book on the New England Gothic. Published…

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The Otis Library and Friends of Slater Memorial Museum Book Club

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

Otis Library, in partnership with the Friends of Slater Memorial Museum, will be hosting a book discussion series beginning this month. The discussions will take place in the Otis Library Community Room on the third Wednesday in August, September, October, and November, from 5:30pm – 7pm. The selection of books is as follows: The Return of the…

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Checkers & Chess Mondays (grades 5-12)

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

Mondays, July 11, 18 & 25, 2pm - 6:30pm Every Monday for the month of July chessboards and checkerboards will be set up and available in the Young Adult Department for you and your friends to play! All levels of skill are welcome to join! If you want to learn how to play chess, our…

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Checkers & Chess Mondays (grades 5-12)

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

Mondays, July 11, 18 & 25, 2pm - 6:30pm Every Monday for the month of July chessboards and checkerboards will be set up and available in the Young Adult Department for you and your friends to play! All levels of skill are welcome to join! If you want to learn how to play chess, our…

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Checkers & Chess Mondays (grades 5-12)

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

Mondays, July 11, 18 & 25, 2pm - 6:30pm Every Monday for the month of July chessboards and checkerboards will be set up and available in the Young Adult Department for you and your friends to play! All levels of skill are welcome to join! If you want to learn how to play chess, our…

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Otis Library Spring Book Sale

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

There is an Early Bird Preview on Friday, April 22, 9am - 10am for $10! Free general admission for all other hours. Fill a bag of books for $5 on Sunday! We will even provide the bags! Cash and checks accepted. An ATM is available nearby. The Friends are accepting donations of gently used books.…

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Otis Library Spring Book Sale

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

There is an Early Bird Preview on Friday, April 22, 9am - 10am for $10! Free general admission for all other hours. Fill a bag of books for $5 on Sunday! We will even provide the bags! Cash and checks accepted. An ATM is available nearby. The Friends are accepting donations of gently used books.…

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Otis Library Spring Book Sale

Otis Library 261 Main St., Norwich, CT

There is an Early Bird Preview on Friday, April 22, 9am - 10am for $10! Free general admission for all other hours. Fill a bag of books for $5 on Sunday! We will even provide the bags! Cash and checks accepted. An ATM is available nearby. The Friends are accepting donations of gently used books.…