7/23/09

New Service at the Library! JobNow Live Help & Resume Critiquing



JobNow is a new free service for our patrons that offers many valuable tools in your job search.


Free Resume and Cover Letter Templates

Free Personal Resume Help and feedback

Free Live Chat Q & A or Interviewing Practice

Connect one-on-one with a live, professionally trained Job Coach from 3pm - 11pm.

Or submit your resume to JobNow and within 24 hours, a professional job coach will return your resume with constructive suggestions and details on how to improve it!

JobNow provides library patrons with LIVE job assistance coaches via a chat session. JobNow can conduct mock interviews with you so you can practice and obtain objective professional feedback.

How do you access this very valuable service at no cost to you?
The JobNow link is available from the library's homepage or click the logo below:


Use one of the library's computers during normal hours or connect from the privacy of your home (you'll need the 14 digit barcode on your Clinton Library Card). Spanish Speaking Job Coaches are available. Questions? Call the library at 860-669-2342.

7/22/09

Clinton Bluefish Festival, Friday & Saturday, July 24 & 25




Come visit our booth at the Clinton Bluefish Festival this weekend, Fri., July 24th 6pm - 10pm & Sat., July 25th, 12pm - 11pm @ Clinton Town Hall, 54 East Main St.

We'll have paperback books & bags & T-shirts for sale & a free basket raffle.

See you there!

7/17/09

Upcoming Events at The Henry Carter Hull Library

Upcoming Summer Events at The Henry Carter Hull Library

Wii Wednesdays all summer!
For kids and adults
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Get your 12th Annual Library Gala Tickets!
Saturday, August 1st, 10:00 a.m. in the Children's Room
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Genealogy Showcase: Godfrey Library
How to Begin or Continue your Family Search
Wednesday, August 12, 2009
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Red Cross Blood Drive
Tuesday, August 18, 2009
1:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
Free Friendly's Ice Cream Coupon for blood donors

7/14/09

You are Cordially Invited to Our 12th Annual Library Gala

Tickets On Sale Saturday, August 1st, 2009
Cash, Check, Credit Cards Accepted for ticket sales

7/7/09

How do I search for my family's history?

How do I search for my family's history?

Genealogy Showcase: Godfrey Memorial Library
Wednesday, August 12, 2009, 6:30 p.m.

Alice and Carl Charest of the Godfrey Memorial Library in Middletown, are giving a genealogy resource presentation at the Henry Carter Hull Library on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 6:30 pm. Advice on how to start researching your family history and the resources available at the Godfrey Memorial Library will be shared.

The Godfrey Memorial Library was established in 1947 to promote the study of family history and has become a premier destination for genealogists studying New England history. Several specialized databases, including the American Genealogical Biographical Index, have been developed there, and are utilized by researchers worldwide.

This event is free and no registration is required.

More information can be found at www.hchlibrary.org or by calling the Henry Carter Hull Library at (860) 669-2342.

7/6/09

New policy as of 07/07/2009! SEVEN for SEVEN!

Seven SEVEN Seven!

The Henry Carter Hull Library has again been ranked #9 on the HAPLR list for the year 2009.

This is the fifth year in a row that we have been ranked in the top 20 public libraries in the U.S.A. for population sizes between 10,000 and 25,000.

In celebration of this great achievement, we are changing our movie policy.

After July 7th, 2009, you may check out Seven movies for Seven days beginning 07/07!
Thank you for helping us to reach this goal.