5/21/10

Henry Carter Hull Library Centennial Exhibit Opening

Henry Carter Hull Library Centennial Exhibit Opening
at Andrews Memorial Town Hall Museum Room

Thurs., June 3, 2010, 5:30pm - 7pm


To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the incorporation of the Henry Carter Hull Library, the Clinton Historical Society is mounting an exhibit in the Museum Room of Andrews Memorial Town Hall (54 East Main Street) in Clinton, that chronicles the history of the library using photographs, text, and a variety of books, documents, & memorabilia, as well as reminiscences about the people who played key roles in the library’s growth over the years. Please join the Society and Library as they celebrate this important milestone at the official opening of the exhibit on Thursday, June 3, 2010 between 5:30 and 7 pm.

The Museum Room is open Thursdays (June - September) between 5 - 7 pm or by appointment by calling 860-664-1771. The Henry Carter Hull Library Centennial Exhibit will be available for viewing through December 5, 2010.


Ukulele Workshop: Strummin' with Jumpin' Jim

Ukulele Workshop:
Strummin’ with Jumpin’ Jim
Saturday, June 12, 2010 • 2:00 pm

Jumpin’ Jim Beloff introduces you to the basics of playing the ukulele including holding, tuning, strumming and making the chords. We will play through a dozen well‐known songs learning new chords, strums, tips and techniques along the way. Bring a GCEA soprano‐tuned uke and be ready to have a lot of fun. At the end of the workshop you will have made a new lifelong friend—your ukulele! See uke there! Registration is required by calling 860‐669‐2342.

5/17/10

Memorial Day Picnic SOLD OUT!

Memorial Day Picnic Sold OUT!

Tickets are "sold out" for the Memorial Day Picnic on Monday, May 31st, 2010 at the Henry Carter Hull Library.

Please come with your tickets to the Library lawn after the Memorial Day Parade; 12:30 p.m. on Monday.

FYI- the Library Building is Closed on Monday, May 31, 2010 in observance of the holiday. See you there!

5/14/10

Community Music School Adult Performing Ensemble Concert, Thurs, 6/3/10, 6:30pm

Community Music School Adult Performing
Ensemble Concert

Thursday, June 3, 2010 • 6:30 pm

Enjoy a free concert by this Essex-based ensemble! Their concert will feature popular tunes, including a Scott Joplin medley, The Girl I Left Behind, Spanish Eyes, and Bugler’s Holiday, among others. This event is free and registration is not required.

5/13/10

Creating Bike Friendly Communities


Creating Bike Friendly Communities
Tuesday, June 1, 2010, 6:30pm


How can we create a bicycle friendly community? Steven Mitchell of the East Coast Greenway Alliance shares how we can reduce the time we spend in automobiles and improve (or create!)infrastructure such as bike lanes and paths. Bike on over to this free event!

Registration is not required.