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March 24, 2015

Downton Abbey: Fashion and Social Change, Saturday, April 25 at 4 pm

The Bill Memorial Library and the Avery-Copp House present a program that explores the social, political, and technological changes that influence the fashion choices within each season of the popular show. This program is free; registration appreciated but not required. Call the library to register.

March 12, 2015

Spring Story/Toddler Times
The Bill Memorial Library is now taking registrations for our spring StoryTime and ToddlerTime programs. StoryTime has moved to a new day, so make sure you check out our Kids' Program Page for more information.

March 3, 2015

A Very Special Eric Carle Storytime
The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton invites children in grades K through 3 to a special story program featuring the books of Eric Carle. Join us on Saturday, March 28 at 1:00 p.m. as we celebrate this beloved children’s author. Listen to some of Eric Carle’s most well known stories, watch a short video, and create an art project the Eric Carle way. Registration is required; for more information or to register, please call the library at 860-445-0392 or stop by the front desk.

March 1, 2015

Jazz, Champagne, and Chocolate featuring the music of the Cartells

The Bill Memorial Library’s signature event Jazz, Champagne, and Chocolate featuring the music of the Cartells will be happening on Sunday, May 3rd, 3 PM to 5 PM. You can purchase tickets at the library or online here. If you purchased tickets to the event in February and would like a refund, call the library. Otherwise we will hold tickets for you for the May date. Come celebrate the end of a crazy winter!



Technology Help Sessions

A new service is coming to the library starting this month! Are you enraged by your E-reader? Troubled by your tablet? Perplexed by your PC? You can now set up a free 30-minute Technology Help Session with a member of the Bill Memorial staff. Email staff.billmemorial@gmail.com or call the library for more information.

Edible Books Festival

The Ninth Annual Edible Books Festival is coming to Groton Sunday, March 29, at 1:30 p.m. This year's event will take place at the Groton Public Library. Fans of food & books can submit literary creations as individuals or groups. Complete details and entry forms available at Bill Memorial Library. Call or stop by the library for more information.

Teens: Get Your Game On

This month's teen program is Video Games. Check out our Teen Page for more information.

New Books

March 1, 2015

A Selection of our Adult Fiction Books for March

Aquarium
Man at the Helm: A Novel
Housewitch: A Novel
Too Bad to Die: A Novel
Life or Death
The Last American Vampire
Canary
Endangered
Fatal Feast
The Last Days of Video: A Novel
An Exaggerated Murder
The Striver: A New York Noir Thriller


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A Selection of Adult Nonfiction Books for March

Where You Go Is Not Who You'll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania
Small Victories: Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace
Princes at War: The Bitter Battle Inside Britain's Royal Family in the Darkest Days of WWII
United States of Pie: Regional Favorites from East to West and North to South
Cold Betrayal
Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania
Excel 2010: The Missing Manual
NYPD Red 3
Master Thieves: The Boston Gangsters Who Pulled Off the World?s Greatest Art Heist
United States of Bread: Our Nation's Homebaking Heritage: from Sandwich Loaves to Sourdough
Meet Me in Atlantis: My Quest to Find the 2,500-Year-Old Sunken City
Life from Scratch: A Memoir of Food, Family, and Forgiveness


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