Adult Summer Reading

Begins: Monday, June 13, 2016                               Ends: Saturday, August 13, 2016

Super Summer Monopoly Rules, Regulations & Guidelines

This Monopoly game challenges you to explore your world through books, nature, and monopolyboardpiccommunity involvement. Game squares can be completed in any order you wish.  Completed information can be written on the game board or on a separate piece of paper, and completed forms are due back by Saturday, August 13. Come on in to the library or click here to get your Monopoly Board.

Colored Squares: Colored squares are reading challenges.  Complete a monopoly by completing all of the challenges within one color, then stop by the Library and receive a free book!  There is no limit to how many monopolies you can complete. Each book read can only be used to mark off one square. Books must be completed between June 13 and August 13.

Food for Fines: During the month of July, the Library will be offering patrons the opportunity to donate food for the needy and have up to $20 of their library fines waived in exchange.

Summer Library Programs for Adults:

Scrabble Club: Sundays, June 26 & July 31 from 6-9:30pm

*Please bring your Scrabble game with you.*For more information, call Carl Twickler at 203-268-7126 or email

Yoga to Feed Your Mind & Body: Sundays from 10:30-11:30am

*Taught by Certified Yoga Instructor Susan Colette *Cost is $10/session or prepay $90 and attend 10 sessions *One half of all fees collected will be donated to the Library *REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.  To register, send an email with the dates you wish to attend to OR text or call 203-313-2492.*Please bring a yoga mat or towel. *Gift certificates are available

“Beyond Reading” Book Discussion Group – Join us!

Thursday, June 16 @ 7pm

The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

Thursday, July 21 @ 7pm

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold in the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown

“Year of Wonders” Historical Fiction/Nonfiction Book Discussion Group – Join us!

Thursday, July 14 @ 10:30am

Desert Queen by Janet Wallach

Thursday, August 11 @ 10:30am

When We Were Orphans by Kazuo Ishiguro

Also, beat the heat this summer by coming to the Library and doing some relaxing coloring or challenging yourself with our community jigsaw puzzle!

Digital LibraryTaking a vacation, but don’t want to take a lot of books?  Check out our digital library – it’s full of eBooks, audiobooks, magazines, movies, and music to download and enjoy.  Need help learning a new device?  Call the Library at 203-261-0134 to schedule a 1-on-1 appointment.

Not sure what to read?  The 2016 Adult Summer Reading Brochure can help you select your next read.  It includes favorite reads from the summer of 2014 as well as staff picks and book club selections, You can download the brochure above or pick yours up today at the library.