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Virtual Programs for Adults

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

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


January



       

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.

 

             

BRASS Book Club
Thursday, January 28, 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 January, we will discuss I was Anastasia by Ariel Lawhon.

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: Souper Soups Part 2
Thursday, January 28, 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.

Back by popular demand, Bill will demonstrate how to make another souper soup.  This month, he will show us how to make Vietnamese Crab and Asparagus Soup, as recommended by Executive Chef Ken.

Advance registration is required. Click here to register. 

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting.  We will also send those of you who register a copy of the recipes we share with each other during this program!

 


February

      

Sisters to Sisters Book Club
Monday, February 1, 6 p.m.

Zoom

Click here to register or call 203-574-8225.

New members welcome. 

In February, we will discuss Overground Railroad by Candacy A. Taylor.

            

 

                             

Genealogy Tips
Please register for one or all of the sessions below. 

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.

Wednesday, February 3, 1:30 p.m.

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

 

     

Friends of the Silas Bronson Library Meeting
Tuesday, February 9, 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 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.

 

 

     

Online Tutorials
Second Wednesday of the month, 1:30 p.m.

Zoom

Join one of our librarians and learn how to best use our online resources, including our library website, databases, job search tips, and much more,  A different topic will be featured each month. 

Advance registration is required.

Wednesday, February 10, 1:30 p.m.  -  Write a Better Resume

 

 

       

Mastermind Book Club
Thursday, February 11, 6:30 p.m.

Zoom

This book club focuses on themes of personal growth, creativity, and leadership.  Books are available to borrow from the library. 

In February, we will be discussing Wired to Create by Scott Barry Kaufman and Carolyn Gregoire 

Advanced registration is required. Click here to register.

You will receive an email invitation with instructions on how to join the Zoom meeting by either computer or telephone.