Adult Recurring Events

Knitting Group


6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Blackstone Knitting and Crocheting Group meets at the library every Wednesday evening. This informal gathering is for knitters, crocheters, and other fiber craftspeople of all ages, from the beginner to the expert.  First-time knitters welcome – coaches available.




5:00 pm - 6:15 pm

Start the week off right with Monday evening yoga classes! Nelie Doak will be leading yoga classes on Mondays at 5 PM. Cost is $10 per class; please bring your own yoga mat. Questions? Contact Nelie Doak at


Tech Tuesday

Tuesday by appointment

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Need to set up an email account? Want to learn how to start a Word document? Trying to figure out how to download an ebook? Want some tips on searching databases? We can help! The Reference Department hosts Tech Tuesdays: one-on-one sessions with a librarian where you can get help with a technology-related question.

Call or email Reference to schedule an appointment today!

203.488.1441 ext 318 |

 Please note: this is a technology learning service. We cannot troubleshoot or help with malfunctioning computers or devices.


VNA Blood Pressure Clinic

First Thursday of the month

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Are you one of the many people who have had high blood pressure for years without knowing it? High blood pressure can be doing damage to your heart and arteries. Screenings by VNA Community Healthcare can help you to find out before complications arise.

Take advantage of this free, walk-in blood pressure clinic. A nurse will be available to check your blood pressure and answer your questions. Free community health screenings are provided thanks to generous community support.

Clinic will take place in the Lucy Hammer Room. No reservations required. Free and open to the public. Please contact VNA Community Healthcare at 203.458.4200 or for details and other locations.

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Mystery Book Club (in auditorium)

First Wednesday of the month

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Mystery Book Club meets on the first Wednesday of every month. For information call Maryann Hall at 203-488-1536.

Second Tuesday Book Group

Second Tuesday of the month

6:15 pm - 7:15 pm

New members welcomed; books available for loan in advance of the discussion. For book selection info call 203 488-1441, ext. 318 or click to see the current title. Group meets in the Lucy Hammer Room

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M.S. Support

Third Wednesday of the month

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

MS Support Group meets the third Wednesday of every month, new members welcomed. For information contact Cheryl Horner at 203 535-3053!/BranfordMSGroup

Opera Appreciation

Last Monday of the month

7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

Join us for a lively look into the world of opera. Presented by Charlotte D’Aniello.

Shoreline Chamber of Commerce Nonprofits Council

8:00 am - 9:30 am

Meets second Thursday of each month.  See for more information.

Job Search Boot Camp

10:00 am - 11:00 am

Kick your job search into high gear. The CT Works Job Search Boot Camp is a great opportunity for you to make connections, talk about what’s worked for you and what hasn’t, and workshop ideas for moving forward. New topics covered each month.

Registration required. To register, call 203-488-1441 x 318 or email us:

Library Closed

All Day

Affordable Care Act Q&A (in Lucy Hammer)

9:00 am - 11:00 am