Levi E. Coe Library

Announcements

CT Summer at the Museum 2022–Free Admission for Kids

It’s back! From July 1st to September 5th, Connecticut children age 18 and under plus one accompanying Connecticut resident adult can visit participating museums free of charge through the Connecticut Summer at the Museum program. Before you visit, check each participant’s website for specific program details and ticket availability. Click on the following link for more information: https://www.ctvisit.com/articles/connecticut-summer-museum-2022-free-admission-kids

*Participating museums have discretion to administer the CT Summer at the Museum program to the best of their ability and according to their needs. Certain restrictions may apply and capacity may be limited. (i.e. limit to one adult per household, block-out dates, exclusions for special events, etc.) Be sure to check with each museum to learn of any restrictions before visiting.
*The children and the accompanying adult must reside in Connecticut.
*Proof of residency may be required (i.e. CT driver’s license or ID card) by a participating museum.
*Please make sure you check each museum for online advance ticketing and reservations, as they may be required.
*This program is geared towards families exploring together, not large camp groups.
*This program may not be used for group visits, such as visits from camps, youth groups, scouts, Boys and Girls Clubs, etc.

AtoZ Food America database

Explore food culture and traditional recipes from around the country. This exciting new resource contains more than 2,000 state, regional, and ethnic recipes as well as historical articles and an ingredients section. This database is accessible in the library or from home with your library card. This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.

https://www.atozfoodamerica.com?c=RmG35As4HM

Middlefield Lions Club Recycling Challenge

Collection boxes are located in the library’s upper lobby. The Lions Club goal is to collect 500 pounds of plastic material so Trex will award their club with a composite bench to add to our community. All plastic must be clean, dry and free of food residue. Qualifying plastics include: grocery bags, bread bags, bubble wrap, dry cleaning bags, newspaper sleeves, ice bags, plastic shipping envelopes, ziploc and other reclosable food storage bags, cereal bags, case overwrap, salt bags, pallet wrap, wood pellet bags, and produce bags.

Stamping Kits

Available to check out! Stamping Kits–Everything you need to create cards or for scrapbooking. Each kit comes with clear stamps, acrylic blocks, ink pads, and decorative edge scissors. Choose from Birthday/Friendship, Get Well/Sympathy, Thank You, Wedding/New Baby, Valentine’s, Halloween/Fall, Thanksgiving, & Christmas.

This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.

Lawn Games

Don’t forget about our lawn games including Bocce, Cornhole, Croquet, Curling, Giant Checkers, Giant Connect Four, Giant Dominoes, Giant Jenga, Horseshoes, Jumbo Foam Dice, Kan Jam, Ladder Toss, Lawn Bowling, Magnetic Darts, Ping Pong, Ring Toss, Scoop Ball, and Washer Toss. This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.