Community Bulletin Board
- Book Signing Supports Sacred Heart
- Pepe's Pizzeria Comes to the Brass City
- 'Inspiration' Fundraiser Top Sponsors
- Spring Break Family Programs @ The MATT
- Railroad Museum Appoints New Trustee
- 'Ode to Joy' Concert by Waterbury Symphony
- Blues Hall of Famer~Chris Vitarello~at Fundraiser
- Cheryl Bentyne of Manhattan Transfer at Poli Club
- Free 'Live Well' Diabetes Workshops
- Phantom of The Opera 2017 Premier
- Cactus Show at NVCC ~ April 1 & 2
- New Home for 'Quilts that Care'
Silas Bronson Library
Ernie Blue, one of Waterbury’s favorite poets and a poetry slam champion himself, will return to the Silas Bronson Library, 267 Grand Street, Waterbury, to emcee this year’s National Poetry Month Poetry Slam Wednesday, April 5 at 6:30 p.m. The program is free and open to the public. Evening parking is also free.
The Silas Bronson Library’s Waterbury Hall of Fame Committee announces the annual call for nominations of new candidates for inclusion in the Waterbury Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is comprised of Waterbury natives and residents who have made a significant impact on the city’s history or who have achieved recognition for their accomplishments throughout the city, state, country or world.
The Silas Bronson Library will be hosting a full day of fun activities on Saturday, February 4, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. as part of Take Your Child to the Library Day. The library will be giving away 800 copies of the classic children’s book, “Harold and the Purple Crayon,” to all families visiting during the event.
Want to brush up on your photography skills in time for the holidays? Professional photographer Ron DiLaurenzio, who has exhibited his work twice at the Silas Bronson Library, will present two free classes in December in the Main Reading Room of the library, 267 Grand St., on Tuesday, December 6 and Tuesday, December 13 at 6:00 p.m.
Two poets, Cheryl Della Pelle and Donna Marie Merritt, will be featured at the next meeting of “Calling All Poets... and poetry lovers” at the Silas Bronson Library on Wednesday, March 2, starting at 6:30 p.m. Admission and evening parking are free.
Sisters to Sisters Book Club
Cutting for Stone
by Abraham Verghese
Twin brothers born of a secret union between a beautiful Indian nun and
a brash British surgeon are orphaned by their mother’s death and their
father’s disappearance in this first novel. They share a fascination with
medicine as they come of age as Ethiopia hovers on the brink of revolution.
Calling All Poets ( . . . and poetry lovers) hosted by Victoria Muñoz
Wednesday, September 3 - 6:30 p.m. / Open mic sign-up - 6:20 p.m.
Christine Beck Theme: School days
Past President: Connecticut Poetry Society