F2G2 Mystery Game Night! (3/2@6p) Fireside Book Chat & SavvyTea (2/24@ 2p) Uncover Branford: your town, your people, your story

F2G2 Mystery Game Night! (3/2@6p)

F2G2 is a friendly local game group that meets monthly to play a huge variety of tabletop games. W/ nearly 100 games in our collection, we've got something for everyone! This month is MYSTERY GAME NIGHT! We'll be exploring haunted houses, solving murders, hunting down Jack the Ripper, and communing with spirits! Click here for more info!

Fireside Book Chat & SavvyTea (2/24@ 2p)

Join us by the fireside to talk books & enjoy the best tea in CT! We'll discuss our favorite books of 2017 & share our most anticipated books of 2018! The tea is provided courtesy of Savvy Tea Gourmet located in Madison, CT! RSVP here.

Uncover Branford: your town, your people, your story

Feeling disconnected? Want to be more active in your community? Then join us to SHARE STORIES, UNCOVER HIDDEN GEMS, & MAKE FRIENDS!

Presidents’ Day Holiday

The library will be closed on Sunday, February 18 and on Monday, February 19 in observance of Presidents’ Day.


RTM Votes to Fund Renovation Project

Our deepest thanks to all who voiced support for our planned renovation project and donated to our campaign.  At their special meeting on January 10, the RTM voted to  appropriate the necessary funding to make the project a reality!  We’ll post more information as we move forward with the process.  We could not have done this without you!

Blackstone Library Learning Commons

The Reference staff at the library has created a learning commons to provide instructions, tutorials, and links for a variety of topics. You’ll find tip sheets and links to tutorials on subjects such as downloading ebooks and audiobooks, Microsoft Office, email, computers, social media and more. Visit the Learning Commons page to see what is available; we will continue to add to and update the page.

On Demand Videos

The library is pleased to offer an on demand streaming service called Kanopy. You’ll find independent, classic, international films and documentaries. Included are the Criterion Collection, the Great Courses and PBS. You can stream up to 5 videos a month. Create an account at Kanopy, using your Blackstone Library card. If you have any questions, call the Reference desk at 203-488-1441, ext. 318.