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Virtual Programs for Adults

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, many library programs are being held online.

For more information, call us at 203-574-8225 or email bronsonlibrary@waterburyct.org.


August



       

One-on-One Computer Help
Please call 203-574-8225 to schedule an appointment.

Zoom or phone assistance

Have a tablet but don't know how to use it?  Need to figure out how to set up an email account?  Need to learn to use Zoom? Want to learn how to use our online resources?  Want to learn how to download an e-book?  Schedule a half-hour appointment over Zoom or telephone with one of our librarians for help with computer technology.

 



       

Sisters to Sisters Book Club
Summer Reading Selection for July and August
discussed on Sept. 13 @ 6 p.m.

Zoom

Everyone is welcome to join us for this book club!  You may join us via Zoom link on your computer or dial into Zoom on your telephone. At our next meeting in September, we will discuss our summer book selection.

Advanced registration is required.  Click here to register for our September meeting, or call 203-574-8225.

Our Summer Reading Book for July and August is  The Street by Ann Petry.  Join us in September when we talk about this book!

Books are available at the library or by using Silas Bronson Library's ebook resources.

 

                             

Genealogy Tips
Tuesday, August 10, 1:30 p.m. 

Zoom

Join one of our librarians as she teaches you about a different genealogy tool each week.  Share your own genealogy research.  Feel free to ask questions!

Advance registration is required. 

Click here to register.

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.

 

     

Friends of the Silas Bronson Library Meeting
Tuesday, August 10, 6 p.m.

Main Reading Room

Open to all members of the Friends.  Please RSVP to 203-574-8222.  Meeting will be held in the library.  Masks must be worn by those who are unvaccinated while inside the building.  Please do not attend if you aren't feeling well or have been in contact with someone who has COVID-19.

 

 

         

Family Trivia Night
Tuesday, August 17, 6:30 p.m.
Zoom

Join our librarians and test your knowledge on fun topics related to "Tails and Tales", our national summer reading theme.  Play with or against your friends and family.

Advanced registration is required.  Registration closes one hour before the program begins. Click here to register.  

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.

 


    

BRASS Book Club
Thursday, August 26, 12 p.m.

Zoom

Seniors age 60 and older are invited to join us for a monthly book discussion.  Books are available to borrow from the library.

In August, we will discuss The Beauty in Breaking by Michele Harper.

Advance registration is required. Click here to register. 

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting. 

 

         

Seat of the Pants Cooking with Chef Bill; Get Ready for Labor Day Cooking with Spareribs!
Thursday, August 26, 7 p.m.
Zoom 

Join Chef Bill as he demonstrates a new recipe each month.  You can also watch previous demonstrations on our YouTube channel.  In August, Chef Bill and guest Chef Ken will show us how to make mouth watering spareribs!

Advanced registration is required.  Registration closes one hour before the program begins. Click here to register. 

We'd love to hear what you're cooking!  Share recipes with our members by sending them to rbridges@waterburyct.org.  We'll share them with everyone who registers for the program.

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.