Outdoor Movie @ Foote Park: Rogue One Game On!: Game Night for Adults Borrow a Telescope Uncover Branford: your town, your people, your story Our Museum Passes are Getting an Upgrade!

Outdoor Movie @ Foote Park: Rogue One

Celebrate the end of summer w/ a movie under the stars! We’re showing Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in the amphitheater at Foote Park. Bring your blankets or lawn chairs. You’re welcome to bring snacks or purchase ice cream at the park from The Ice Cream Guy truck. All ages welcome. RSVP here.

Game On!: Game Night for Adults

Join us on 7/27 @ 6pm to play a fun selection of card & board games including Codenames, Sushi Go Party!, & Dixit. You’re also welcome to bring your own games. RSVP here. Adults of all ages welcome. Refreshments provided.

Borrow a Telescope

The James Blackstone Memorial Library has partnered with the Astronomical Society of New Haven to offer an Orion StarBlast 4.5" Astro Reflector Telescope for patrons of all ages to borrow from the Blackstone and use at home.

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!

Our Museum Passes are Getting an Upgrade!

The Library is expanding our museum pass accessibility by allowing you to reserve passes up to 30 days in advance and even print certain passes from the comfort of your home - all in an effort of making your planned trip that much easier.

A Hogwarts Halloween

Hogwarts School is back in session this fall at Blackstone Library!

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Uncover Hidden Gems in Branford

Uncover Branford is a group that meets monthly over the summer to share your favorite places in Branford and the memories that make each place special. Read more…

Hoopla Digital

Blackstone Library cardholders can now download ebooks, audiobooks, comics, movies, TV series and music to their computers and mobile devices. Sign up at hoopladigital.com or through the Hoopla app on your mobile device. You can browse the collection or search for a specific title. Just click on the title you want and then click on Borrow! Read more about Hoopla here.

New Language Learning Opportunities

The library is pleased to offer two new language learning opportunities, Pronunciator and SCOLA. Visit our Digital Resources page to learn more.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Reference Department at 203-488-1441, ext. 318.