Author Archives: Library Staff

Upcoming Craft Programs

The Durham Fair is four months away. Have you always wanted to make an entry that would nab that coveted blue ribbon? Here’s a great opportunity, in collaboration with the Friends of Levi E. Coe Library and the fair’s Crafts & Collections Committee. Sign up today to make one, two, three or four of these Read more >

Thursday Night Book Club–June Meeting

Join us Thursday, June 22nd at 5 PM to discuss In the Great Green Room: The Brilliant and Bold Life of Margaret Wise Brown by Amy Gary. Copies will be available at the library.

Free Seeds!

Anyone else getting ready for their gardens? Stop by and grab a couple of packets of seeds compliments of UConn Master Gardener Program & Ocean State Job Lot!

Ancestry Library Edition

Ancestry Library Edition is now available on our public computers!

Booklist Reader

Check out monthly book and audiobook recommendations for all ages.

Introducing: The Palace Project

Palace is a simple way to begin reading eBooks or eAudios on your device. Find your library, enter your barcode, and begin reading in less than three taps on the screen. Simply download the Palace App from your device’s app store and have access to over 15,000 eBooks and eAudio titles.

AtoZ Food America database

Explore food culture and traditional recipes from around the country. This exciting new resource contains more than 2,000 state, regional, and ethnic recipes as well as historical articles and an ingredients section. This database is accessible in the library or from home with your library card. This project is supported by a grant from the Read more >

Senior Center Book Club at the Library

Join us Tuesday, June 13th at 2 PM at the library to discuss The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware. Copies of this title will be available at the library.

Recycling at the Library

Look for the red bucket in the library’s upper lobby! Do you have any old pens, markers, applesauce pouches, or toothpaste tubes? Sara Hofferd has placed a drop off space for these recyclables and more. If you’re wondering if your plastic items can be left in the red bucket, check

Stamping Kits

Available to check out! Stamping Kits–Everything you need to create cards or for scrapbooking. Each kit comes with clear stamps, acrylic blocks, ink pads, and decorative edge scissors. Choose from Birthday/Friendship, Get Well/Sympathy, Thank You, Wedding/New Baby, Valentine’s, Halloween/Fall, Thanksgiving, & Christmas.

This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.