Category Archive: Adults

Aug 19

March Farm Book Discussion with Author Nancy McMillan

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The Southbury Public Library will host a book discussion about March Farm: Season by Season on a Connecticut Family Farm, presented by author Nancy McMillan on Friday, September 12th from 2-4pm. Hear Nancy discuss her relationship with the March family, the ins and outs of running a Connecticut farm, and some of the social and …

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Crayola ColorCycle


Crayola ColorCycle – Turn Crayola Markers Into Energy! “Crayola and schools across North America are banding together to help kids understand the importance of their role in protecting the environment. That’s why we are launching Crayola ColorCycle. Through this initiative, students in K-12 schools across the continental United States and parts of Canada can collect …

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Aug 09

Audio Visual Upgrade

Major Upgrade of Audio Visual System in Southbury Public Library’s Kingsley Meeting Room The Southbury Public Library Board of Directors in accordance with State Statue authority and responsibility has been doing strategic planning for many years. The Board’s latest long range strategic plan was finalized this past spring. The top priority of the Strategic Planning …

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Apr 04

Public Fax Machine Now Available


A self-service public fax machine is available for use in the Reference Department. This is a pay service for out-going faxes only. Patrons may use a credit or debit card. The fax machine service takes VISA, MasterCard, American Express and Discover.  Domestic Charges are $1.50 for the first page and $1.00 for each additional page. …

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Kindles & Nooks

Kindles & Nooks can now be checked-out for 2 weeks! Patrons must be 18 years of age and a Southbury resident with a current library card to borrow a Kindle or Nook and agree to a Borrower’s Agreement before checking out an E-Reader. For more information about what titles are available click here. For more …

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Electricity Monitors

Electricity monitors are now available to Southbury residents with a current library card for a two week loan at the Southbury Library’s Adult Circulation Desk. The monitors cannot be reserved or renewed. Instructions on how to operate and how to calculate the cost of running an appliance are included with each monitor.  Click for more …

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