Music Makers Holiday Concert

Join the Music Makers for an hour long celebration of the holiday season with a short sing-a-long to follow! The Music Makers are an elite group of singers chosen from all of the singers in the Branford High School Choral Program. Dec. 11 @ 2pm

CT Accordion Orchestra Holiday Concert

Get in the holiday spirit with CT accordion orchestra! The orchestra consists of over 20 performers, including some of the finest musicians in the accordion world. Come, listen, and be charmed by this beautiful instrument! Dec. 10 @ 2pm

Purple Heart Battalion: Japanese American Nisei

Col. (ret) Richard Young presents the story of the Japanese American Nisei and their fight for citizenship. The all Japanese combat team distinguished themselves in fierce combat in WWII with the majority of soldiers wounded in combat.

Thanksgiving Hours

The library will close at 5 pm on Wednesday, November 23 and will be closed on Thanksgiving Day. The library is open on Friday, November 25 and Saturday, November 26 from 9 am to 5 pm and on Sunday, November 27 from 1 pm to 4 pm.

Join us for CaddyStacks!

Surfin’ USA: Beach Boys Tribute Concert!

The Blue Meanies, one of the most popular & versatile tribute bands on the East Coast, celebrate the Beach Boys. The New York/New Jersey-based band has been performing together since 1984 and are renowned for energetic and fun tribute shows.

Annual Book Sale on the Branford Green

PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE – October 13 to 16, 2016

Preview Night – $15 entrance fee – Thursday, 5pm to 8pm (Members of Friends of Library Free)

General Sale – Free admission
Friday, 9:00 am to 12:00 midnight
Saturday, 9:00 am to 12:00 midnight
Sunday, 12:00 noon to 3:00 pm

Great Prices
Trade paperback $2.00, Hardcover $3.00, Coffee table $5.00
Children’s Books 50 cents and up
Sunday bargains: Fill a bag for $10! (Bags provided by Friends of Library)

FOOD AVAILABLE: Cafe Blackstone, Hot Dogs, crumb cake, muffins, cinnamon buns, chocolate chip brownies, coffee, tea, lemonade, water

More information is available here.

CaddyStacks Is Coming Back!

CaddyStacks is back!
Bring your family and friends to play mini golf at the Blackstone Library.

We’re installing an 18-hole mini golf course inside the library for the holiday weekend after Thanksgiving. We’ll open it up for family fun during the day, and offer a special adults-only event on Saturday night. CaddyStacks mini golf is fun for all ages!
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CaddyStacks at Blackstone

CaddyStacks is back! Bring your family and friends to play mini golf at the Blackstone Library.

We’re installing an 18-hole mini golf course inside the library for the holiday weekend after Thanksgiving. We’ll open it up for family fun during the day, and offer a special adults-only event on Saturday night. CaddyStacks mini golf is fun for all ages!
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