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Curtis Gallery

151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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September 2019

Learn to Write Fiction

September 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 22, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn to Write Fiction - It’s Fun! Is there a story you’ve long wanted to get down on paper, share with friends, and maybe even publish?  Please join Laura Cavers for the return of her popular writing class that, this fall, will focus on fiction. PLEASE REGISTER Registration full? JOIN THE WAITLIST What are the components of a story arc?  How is point of view (POV )different in writing? How do I develop meaningful, interesting characters?  These are just some…

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Short Story Meetup

September 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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October 2019

Learn to Write Fiction

October 1 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 22, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn to Write Fiction - It’s Fun! Is there a story you’ve long wanted to get down on paper, share with friends, and maybe even publish?  Please join Laura Cavers for the return of her popular writing class that, this fall, will focus on fiction. PLEASE REGISTER Registration full? JOIN THE WAITLIST What are the components of a story arc?  How is point of view (POV )different in writing? How do I develop meaningful, interesting characters?  These are just some…

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Short Story Meetup

October 2 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Learn to Write Fiction

October 8 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 22, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn to Write Fiction - It’s Fun! Is there a story you’ve long wanted to get down on paper, share with friends, and maybe even publish?  Please join Laura Cavers for the return of her popular writing class that, this fall, will focus on fiction. PLEASE REGISTER Registration full? JOIN THE WAITLIST What are the components of a story arc?  How is point of view (POV )different in writing? How do I develop meaningful, interesting characters?  These are just some…

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Short Story Meetup

October 9 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Discussion Lab @ NCL: Explores “Recovering Civility”

October 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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New Canaan Library’s new community initiative,  Discussion Lab @NCL, follows its successful debut last month with October’s discussion on civility – questioning whether we, as a society, can recover a level of civility.  The discussion will take place on Thursday, October 10 at 10 a.m. in the Library’s Curtis Gallery. PLEASE REGISTER Today, many of us find ourselves and the people around us more reactive to the news, our jobs and the state of life in general. The climate of…

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The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

October 15 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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Learn to Write Fiction

October 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 22, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn to Write Fiction - It’s Fun! Is there a story you’ve long wanted to get down on paper, share with friends, and maybe even publish?  Please join Laura Cavers for the return of her popular writing class that, this fall, will focus on fiction. PLEASE REGISTER Registration full? JOIN THE WAITLIST What are the components of a story arc?  How is point of view (POV )different in writing? How do I develop meaningful, interesting characters?  These are just some…

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Short Story Meetup

October 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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7 Ways to Support Your Student’s Study Habits

October 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States

Learn how to support your student’s study habits in a one-hour highly dynamic, action-specific, and interactive seminar presented by Successful Study Skills 4 Students. Parents will learn the skills their student needs for success in school and concrete ideas that can be implemented right away for better results and grades. What You Will Learn: • What are the 7 skills all students need to be successful in school? • How should they prepare for tests? • How can your student…

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Middle Grade Author Extravaganza!!

October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Calling all readers ages 8-12 and their families!  A fantastic lineup of nationally published and award-winning children's authors will discuss their work and themselves at this informal panel discussion, followed by an opportunity for a meet, greet and book signing!   In partnership with Elm Street Books. Register online. Authors attending include: Jennifer Blecher   Jake Burt  Sayantani DasGupta  Conor Grennan  Jodi Kendall  Janae Marks  Suzanne Nelson  Eliot Schrefer  Booki Vivat

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Learn to Write Fiction

October 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 22, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Learn to Write Fiction - It’s Fun! Is there a story you’ve long wanted to get down on paper, share with friends, and maybe even publish?  Please join Laura Cavers for the return of her popular writing class that, this fall, will focus on fiction. PLEASE REGISTER Registration full? JOIN THE WAITLIST What are the components of a story arc?  How is point of view (POV )different in writing? How do I develop meaningful, interesting characters?  These are just some…

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Short Story Meetup

October 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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Short Story Meetup

October 30 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

Join us this summer for a weekly short story literature discussion series. The short story is available for pick-up in the library one week prior to the meet up. Meet to discuss the story for its meanings, messages, themes, and more importantly, how the text sometimes relates or reminds us of our own lives; a stimulating literary atmosphere where those who do not have time for book groups can still enjoy a literary experience. For those in attendance, the story…

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November 2019

Cupcake Club

November 14 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Come learn pastry arts and create edible sensations. Our chef librarian will demonstrate and teach professional decorating techniques. Grades 5-12. Registration to come soon.

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The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

November 19 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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December 2019

The Writer’s Group with Shanna Melton

December 17 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 17, 2019

Curtis Gallery, 151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
+ Google Map

The Writer’s Group is a space for people who love words to gather and create new work.  The mission is to use prompts and other creative tools to motivate the creative process.  The purpose is to create a space to share and get reactions from other writers who can advise us on how to enhance our work.  This is not an open mic or showcase event. This is a place to develop our writing. DROP IN SHANNA T. MELTON is…

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