Serving and Supporting Newington's Public Library Since 1961.
Friends of the Library
Mini Media Sale
March 17, 2018
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Community Room, LRW Library
Desserts Ever After
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Come and meet the characters from
Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
Play games. Take pictures with the characters.
Try to win the Willie Wonka Basket.
And have Ice Cream Sundaes for dessert.
Tickets go on sale March 1st at the Adult Information Desk.
A joint fundraiser with the Newington Children's Theatre Company
Spring Book Sale
Friday, May 4, 2018 - Preview Night
5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 5, 2018 - Book Sale
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Buy a Friends' green bag for $7 and fill it up.
Refills are $6.
Non-profits with proof of non-profit status and teachers with ID, are welcome to come at 3:15 to 4:00 and take any of the remaining items.
Friends' Bus Trip to Riverton, Connecticut
Saturday, May 12
Join us for a trip to the Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio where we will have a guided tour of the facility. Enjoy lunch at Sweet Pea's, a local restaurant. The Hitchcock Chair Co. is just a short walk away should you wish to explore there.
The cost of the bus trip, visit to the glassblower's and lunch at Sweet Pea's is $55.00 per person. Lunch includes soup and sandwich or salad. Please register at the Adult Information Desk. Payment by cash or check is due at the time of registration.
Friends' Bus Trip to Block Island
Saturday, June 2
Enjoy a lovely day exploring Block Island! A bus will take you from Newington to the Block Island Ferry where you will be transported to the Island. A bus tour of the Island is included.
The cost of the trip is $65.00 per person, payable in cash or by check. Register at the Adult Information Desk.