THIS MONTH'S NEWS

November 7, 2019

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton will host a Holiday Musical Sing-Along Story Time on Monday, December 2 at 10:30 a.m. Children of all ages and their caregivers are invited to this fun, interactive program that features a holiday story, a craft and live holiday music. Bring your singing voices and your enthusiasm! Call the library at 860-445-0392 for more information.

Library hours are Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M., Wednesday and Friday, 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and Saturday, 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

October 28, 2019

Are you curious about virtual or augmented reality? Come to our Virtual/Augmented Reality Workshops at the Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton, CT on Thursday, November 7th, November 14th, and November 21st at 5:30 p.m. Teens in grades 6-12 are invited to learn about virtual and augmented reality using apps and devices. This event is free for all teens and participants are encouraged to bring a smartphone or tablet if they have one. If they do not, we will have a few extra devices for in-library use. Registration is required. Please call the library at (860)445-0392 to reserve your space.

October 26, 2019

If you have a collection or artwork that you would like to be displayed, The Bill Memorial Library has a secure museum display case available.  Please call the Library at 860-445-0392 for more information.

October 8, 2019

Join the Friends of the Bill Memorial Library as they host the 3rd Annual Cocoa & Crafts event benefitting the Bill Memorial Library on Sunday, November 17, 2019 from 12 p.m. - 3 p.m., at the library.  

October 8, 2019

Girls Who Code empowers girls to learn to code while having fun!  Open to students in grades 6 - 12.  Registration is required, please call the Library at 860-445-0392 to register!

August 20, 2019

The Bill Memorial Library in the City of Groton invites families to our Fabulous Fall Story Time beginning Monday, September 16 at 10:30 a.m.  This interactive program is open to ages 5 and under with caregivers and features fun stories, song time with live music, finger plays, puppets and movement. Story Time is held every Monday at 10:30 a.m. through November 4, with no session on October 14. No registration required; for more information, please stop by the library or call 860-445-0392.

May 23, 2019

Visit driving-tests.org on our website to study the Connecticut Drivers' Education manual and then take practice tests.  Take the practice tests as often as you would like, for free.  Study at your own pace until you are ready to visit the Department of Motor Vehicles to take the actual test!

January 17, 2019

The Bill Memorial Library will host the Creative Writers of New London County on the second Thursday of every month from 5:30 to 7:30, beginning on Thursday, February 14, 2019.  Bring a pen, paper, all of your best ideas and work of your own (several copies please).  The Creative Writers of New London County are a group of writers who meet up to share, discuss and critique one another’s work using constructive criticism. Whether your goal is to publish, have personal work reviewed or just to meet writing friends, all are welcome.

Library hours are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M., Wednesday and Friday, 10:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. and Saturday, 10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

October 1, 2017

The Bill Memorial Library, in partnership with the Riverfront Children’s Center in Groton, is pleased to announce the commencement of the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten program. Beginning Monday, September 18, families are invited to come to the library and pick up a registration packet containing program information and reading logs. This free program encourages parents to read 1000 books with their newborn, toddler, or preschool child before he or she starts kindergarten, with the library providing small incentives for each milestone met. This program is designed for children from birth to age 5 and is partially funded by The Friends of The Bill Memorial Library. For more information, please stop by the library or call 860-445-0392. For more information, check out our flyer here.

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THE BILL MEMORIAL LIBRARY

240 Monument Street / Groton, CT 06340

860-445-0392

 

Library Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 10-8
Wednesday & Friday: 10-5
Saturday: 10-3
Closed Sunday