Monday Matinee

You Hurt My Feelings Monday, Apr 22, 2024 From acclaimed filmmaker Nicole Holofcener comes a sharply observed comedy about a novelist whose longstanding marriage is suddenly upended when she overhears her husband give his honest reaction to her latest book. A film about trust, lies, and the things we say to the people we love... Read more »

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Earth Day T-Shirt Bag

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT

Earth Day T-Shirt Bag Tuesday, April  23 6:00 – 7:00pm Wykeham Room Got holes in your t-shirt? Don’t toss them, recreate them! Celebrate this Earth Day by turning your old tees into a stylish tote to carry your things around in style. Learn how to give your t-shirts a second life with help from Dawn... Read more »

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Thursday Book Club

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT

Book Club Lady Tan's Circle of Women by Lisa See Thursday, April 25th 6:00-7:00 PM   According to Confucius, “an educated woman is a worthless woman,” but Tan Yunxian—born into an elite family, yet haunted by death, separations, and loneliness—is being raised by her grandparents to be of use. Her grandmother is one of only... Read more »

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Friday Fun at the Gunn

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT

For preschool children and their caregivers.  Kids and caregivers are invited to join Miss Linda on Friday mornings for stories, songs, games, crafts, and playtime activities. These programs feature seasonal themes and offer relaxed and friendly social time for moms, as well as preschoolers.  Bring a friend or make some new ones!

Teddy Bear Picnic

Gunn Memorial Library 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT

A Teddy Bear Picnic!  Bring a favorite cuddly teddy bear, or another stuffed animal, for an indoor “picnic.”  They will enjoy old fashioned field day games like egg and spoon race, hopscotch, bean bag toss and parachute. Bear-themed treats and lemonade will be available. Our activities will be based on the beloved children's book, We're Going... Read more »

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Event Series Museum Open Hours

Tour with Kenyon Clark

Gunn Museum 5 Wykeham Road, Washington, CT, United States

Enjoy a special guided tour by long-time Washington resident, Kenyon Clark! Registration recommended. 860-868-7756 museum@gunnlibrary.org

Monday Movie Matinee : The Next Goal Wins

The Next Goal Wins Monday, Apr 29 Based on a true story, this heartfelt, underdog comedy follows the American Samoa soccer team, infamous for their brutal 31-0 FIFA loss in 2001. With the World Cup qualifiers fast approaching, the team hires down-on-his-luck, maverick coach Thomas Rongen (Michael Fassbender), hoping he will turn the world’s worst... Read more »

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