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Exercise Your Mind Adult Summer Reading



                  2016 Adult Summer Reading Challenge

 – Get In The Game


Sign up for the Adult Summer Reading Program:  Exercise Your Mind!





Holly Jahns Publication              Tracey Cook Publication

If you too would like to be a featured reader and have your picture be published on our site, keep reading and meet those reading goals!




WWF/WWE Bob Backlund

 June 11

11:00- 12:00 PM

The Public Library of New London will be hosting a Meet the Author Event  – discussion with WWF/WWE Legend and author Bob Backlund on Saturday, June 11, in the library’s community room.

Robert Lee “Bob” Backlund, was inducted into the Hall of Fame April of 2013. Former two-time World Wrestling Federation Heavyweight Champion, with an in-ring career of nearly 40 years. Wrestled with other Pros like Hulk Hogan and Andre the Giant. Backlund now teaches amateur wrestling to children and travels the country as a much-loved motivational speaker. Stop in to meet with this WWF/WWE Legend and hear about his latest book:

 Backlund: From All-American Boy to Professional Wrestling’s World Champion.

For more infomation, please contact Madhu Gupta at 860-447-1411 x3, mgupta@plnl.org               You can register here.

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Family Yoga

July 23


Stay in shape and release stress with yoga!

Bring the whole family to this class with instructor Tricia McAvoy, E-RYT 500, owner and director of Blissworks Yoga & Healing Arts, LLC, established in 2004. After dealing with the symptoms of of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lupus, Tricia decided to explore the field of natural healing with techniques she will show you in this course, and has written a book discussing this journey:    One Woman’s Path to Health: A Guide to Healthy Living.

Reserve your place here!

Come in sneakers, comfortable clothing, bring a water bottle, and a yoga mat.

Free and Fun for all ages!

For more infomation, please contact Madhu Gupta at 860-447-1411 x3, mgupta@plnl.org

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Healthy Living

August 20

11:30-12:30 PM


Lunch and Learn Workshop!

Come eat a healthy meal and learn tips to live and eat more naturally for a healthier life!

You can register here.

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Champions choose a prize!


 Scrabble for the TITLE!                  Brain-Teaser

                   Saturday, June 25 10:15 AM                                             Saturday, July 16 10:15-12:15PM

              Adult SR Scrabble Tournament                                    Twisted Brain Teaser Tournament Jul.16

                      More Info…                                                             More Info…

    You can register your name here!                              You can register your name here!


        Sudoku-Mania                                  Chess

                          Saturday, July 30                                                                    Wednesday, August 10

                            10:15-12:15PM                                                                                4:00-6:00PM

                Sudoku Mania Tournament                                               Adult SR chess tournament

                         More Info…                                                              More Info…

     You can register your name here!                            You can register your name here!

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Drawings will be held on these dates!

    July 6                July 27           August 17

July 6 Reading Raffle Winner: Tracey Cook, Way to go, Tracey!


Fortune Favors Faithful Readers!

Will the next winner be you?

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MOVIE NIGHTS 4:30 – 6:30 PM

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                      Divergent                Midnight Special (2016)

                                     Thursday, June 23                                                   Wednesday, August 3


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