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Programs for Adults

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


 



       

Book A Librarian
Please call 203-574-8225 to schedule an appointment,
or visit our Book A Librarian page.

Whether you need help with a resume, want some help looking up information, or want some help learning to use some of the library's resources, you can now "book a librarian" to help you one-on-one for up to one hour.

Schedule your appointment by calling 203-574-8225 or visit our Book A Librarian page.

 

 



       

One-on-One Computer Help
Please call 203-574-8225 to schedule an appointment,
or visit our Book A Librarian page.

Can't attend our Computer Classes?  Need help with a different computer problem?  Call us at 203-574-8225 to schedule a one-on-one computer appointment at a time that works for you! 

 

       

VITA Tax Prep
Jan 28 - April 15

By appointment only.

Call 211 to schedule an appointment.

The VITA Tax prep program will be held at the library on Saturdays by appointment only.  IRS-trained volunteers will be available to prepare tax returns for individuals who made $57,000 or less, persons with disabilities, and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their tax returns.

Free tax prep assistance is also available for individuals who are self-employed and have business expenses less than $25,000.  IRS-trained volunteers are certivied to prepare simple tax returns and screen customers for special tax credits and savings plans.

VITA is made possible through a partnership with the United Way of Greater Waterbury, the Connecticut Association for Human Services, and the Internal Revenue Service.

 

       

One-on-One Crochet Help
Call 203-574-8225 to schedule an appointment

Can't attend the Crochet Club meeting?  Call us at 203-574-8225 to schedule a one-on-one crochet lesson at a time that works for you.             

 

December


      

Sisters to Sisters Book Club
Thursday, December 1, 6 p.m. 
Auditorium

For our December meeting, we will be reading Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi.

Copies of the book are available to borrow from the library.

New members are welcome.

Call 203-574-8225 to register.

 


     

Computer Classes:  Gmail and Google Docs
Tuesday December 6 , 1:30 p.m.
Computer Classroom

Get the skills you need to start using computers today. 

 


     

Movies at the Library
Thursday December 8, 6 p.m.
Auditorium

Come and enjoy a good movie on our big screen. In December, we'll be watching Murder on the Orient Express, starring David Suchet.

 

 


     

Monthly Meeting Friends of the Library
Tuesday, December 13, 6 p.m.
Auditorium

Open to members of the Friends, or anyone interested in joining.  RSVP to 203-574-8222.   Meetings will be held in the library.   Please do not attend if you aren't feeling well or if you have been in contact with someone who has COVID-19. 

 


      

Crochet Club
Wednesday, December 14, 3 p.m.
Auditorium

New and returning students of all skill levels are invited to come crochet and have some relaxing socialization time.  Bring your own project to work on or join in projects chosen by the instructor.  Supplies are provided.  

 


     

Human Rights Day
Saturday, December 10, 11 a.m.
Main Reading Room

Come celebrate the 75th anniversary of International Human Rights Day, a celebration of universal human rights regardless of race, color, religion, sex, language, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth, or other status.

The City of Waterbury Human Rights Commission will explain the history of International Human Rights Day and share a message of caring.

 


     

Seat of the Pants Cooking with Chef Bill
Thursday, December 15, 7 p.m.
Zoom

Join Chef Bill in his kitchen as he demonstrates a delicious recipe perfect for the Christmas season.  Learn food prep tips, tricks, and hints.  Ideal for cooks of all skill levels.

Advance registration required.  Call us at 203-574-8225 (the online registration form will be available soon).  You will receive an email message with a Zoom login link shortly before the program.

 


     

Holiday Craft Workshop
Saturday, December 17, 2:30 p.m.
Auditorium

Learn how to make a beaded snowflake on a wire frame.  All supplies will be provided.

 


     

Computer Classes:  Yahoo Email
Tuesday, December 20, 1:30 p.m.
Computer Classroom

Learn how to create an email account on Yahoo.  Learn about advanced features that Yahoo makes available to help you sort and manage your email.

 


       

BRASS Book Club
Thursday, December 22, 12:30 p.m.
Zoom

Seniors 60+ are invited to join us for this monthly book discussion.  Books are available to borrow from the library.

December's book is The Overstory by Richard Powers

Advanced registration is required.  Click here to register or call us at 203-574-8225.  You will be sent a link to join the Zoom meeting.

 

January


      

Book Art Snowman
Tuesday, January 10, 2:30 p.m.
Auditorium

Turn an old paperback book into a snowman with this fun craft.  All supplies will be provided.