Community Bulletin Board
- Love a Lilac
- Improving Air Quality
- What's Happening in Waterbury and Beyond
- TURN to a Historian at the Litchfield Historical Society
- A Night at the Boys and Girls Club
- Call for Hall of Fame Nominations
- President Trump Signs Two Esty-Authored Bills
- Safety Classes at Railroad Museum
- College Scholarship Opportunities
- Take Your Child to the Library Day
- Markley and Zupkus Town Hall Meeting
- Click It Or Ticket Enforced Over Holiday Season
Silas Bronson Library
A member of the musical group Sucari blew into wooden pipes last night as he performed songs from South America during a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month at the Silas Bronson Library in downtown Waterbury.
Silas Bronson Library will be observing Italian Heritage Month with ten free programs, beginning Monday, Oct 1 - 6:30 with ¡¡¡HOLA!!! & CIAO!!! Similar Languages/ Different Cultures, a program of both Spanish and Italian Music and Song featuring Enzio Boscarino, Dennis Castillo and Jose Rodriguez, celebrating the convergence of Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept.
Sisters to Sisters Book Discussion
The Warmth of Other Suns:
The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration
by Isabel Wilkerson
Monday, September 10, 2012 - 6:00 p.m.
July 17 - Tues. 6:30 pm "You Were Born FAT" Book Talk & Signing by Elizabeth Petruccione
Aug 7 - Tues. 6:30 pm "100 Years of Titanic" Lecture by Stephen Spignesi, Author of The Titanic for Dummies
Sept 5 - Wed. 6:30 pm Calling All Poets (. . . and poetry lovers) HispanicHeritage - Dr. Marianela Medrano-Marra
Sept 22 - Sat. 2:00 pm Hispanic Heritage Music Program - Music from the Neighborhood, Son del Barrio
Meet Elizabeth Petruccione
Author of You Were Born Fat
Tuesday, July 17th at 6:30 p.m.
Elizabeth Petruccione battled weight challenges for over forty years until she discovered the “Banking Method” of weight control.
After a 93-pound weight loss and years of providing professional weight loss coaching, she has written a common sense guide to weight loss.
The Book Talk and Signing Admission is free: at the Silas Bronson Library, 267 Grand Street, Waterbury
Silas Bronson Library Children’s Services Division held their 37th Annual Poetry Contest Awards Night on Thursday, May 31st, 2012. Eight First Prize students in grades one through eight were awarded a certificate, a metal engraved bookmark, and a book of poetry. Eight Honorable Mention students in grades one through eight were also awarded a certificate and the metal engraved bookmark. The contest was open to all Waterbury public and private school students as well as to all students living in Waterbury. Over 1065 poems were rec
Jazz music is uniquely American. It represents the freedoms we all aspire to and struggles we endure. Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington is considered to be the greatest truly American composer of the twentieth century