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February News

School Break Maker Extravaganza!

The Bill Memorial Library invites kids to a Make It! Create It! Extravaganza on Tuesday, February 21, 2017, between 1:00 and 3:00 pm, during the break from school. Help us clean out our craft cabinets! A large assortment of craft supplies will be available for kids of all ages to use to create unique masterpieces. We will post photos of all the completed projects on our library Facebook page. Get in on the fun! Preschool-age children should have an adult helping them with their projects. For more information, call the library at 860-445- 0392. For more information, check out our flyer here.



Cookbook Book Club - Eat, Pray, Love -- NEW Date!

The Friends of the Bill Memorial Library invite you to the February meeting of the library's Cookbook Book Club on Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. This month's theme is cuisine inspired by the best-selling book Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert. Participants are encouraged to make an Indian, Indonesian or Italian-inspired dish to share with the group. The library currently has a large selection of related cookbooks on display to spark your creativity. Please bring one copy of the recipe used along with the finished dish. Prior reading of Eat, Pray, Love is not necessary to participate. Advanced registration is appreciated; for more information call the library at 860-445-0392.



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Below the Belt
The Dangerous Ladies Affair
The Nowhere Man
The Spy
Her Every Fear
Killing Adonis
The Bear and the Nightingale
Victoria
The Lady of the Lakes: The True Love Story of Sir Walter Scott
The Burning Page
The Most Dangerous Place on Earth
The Sleepwalker
The Midnight Bell
The Dry
The Old Man
Hey Harry, Hey Matilda
The Girl in Green
A Perilous Undertaking
Fever Dream
Burning Bright


Bill Memorial Library's favorite books »

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The Magnolia Story
Never Never
Different Class
Leopard At The Door
Mrs. Sherlock Holmes: The True Story of New York City's Greatest Female Detective and the 1917 Missing Girl Case That Captivated a Nation
Thank You for Being Late: An Optimist's Guide to Thriving in the Age of Accelerations
L'art de la Simplicité: How to Live More with Less
The Drug Hunters: The Improbable Quest to Discover New Medicines
All the Gallant Men: An American Sailor's Firsthand Account of Pearl Harbor
The Lost City of the Monkey God: A True Story
Pogue's Basics: Money: Essential Tips and Shortcuts (That No One Bothers to Tell You) About Beating the System
Framed: Why Michael Skakel Spent Over a Decade in Prison For a Murder He Didn't Commit
The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds
Arthur and Sherlock: Conan Doyle and the Creation of Holmes
Rumi's Secret: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love
The Mistress of Paris: The 19th-Century Courtesan Who Built an Empire on a Secret


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