Atwater Memorial Library

1720 Foxon Road
North Branford, CT 06471
203-315-6020 / Fax 203-315-6021

Edward Smith Library

3 Old Post Road
Northford, CT 06472
203-484-0469 / Fax 203-484-6024

 

Hours for Both Libraries

Monday – Thursday: 10:00 – 8:00
Friday: 10:00 – 5:00
Saturday: 9:00 – 3:00
Sunday: CLOSED

COVID-19 Mask Policy:

Masks are not required in the Library for vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals. 

Upcoming Programs

Narcan Training Livestreamed Event

Link to Register:

https://bhcare-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIod-mvqDwjE9HtNUcGGenUpvGmuvlw1hfb

What is Narcan?

Narcan (naloxone) is a prescription medicine that blocks the effects of opioids and reverses an overdose. Opioids include heroin and prescription pain pills such as oxycodone, codeine, and morphine.

Who can administer Narcan?

Individuals who complete Narcan Training are allowed to possess and administer Narcan to a person having an overdose.

Training will include:

  • Overdose Prevention Strategies
  • Signs and Symptoms of Overdose
  • How to Administer Narcan
  • Good Samaritan Law
  • Support Information and Resources

Presented by The Alliance for Prevention & Wellness - A Program of BHCare

Stream the ZOOM Virtual Program from home or view the livestream in Atwater Memorial Library's Community Room!

 

 

6:00pm - 8:00pm View Details

Needle Arts

Enjoy the friendly camaraderie of your fellow artisans and join us on Wednesday mornings! Beginners are welcome. Knit, crochet, embroider, quilt -- all kinds of needle craft.

10:00am - 12:00pm View Details

Billy's Tech Assistance

Do you have any general technology questions? Want to learn how to use our e-resources? Maybe a question about your new phone, tablet or laptop?

Have no fear, Billy is here!

Sign up to reserve a 30 minute session to sit down with Billy while he tries to answer your questions and help you navigate your device.

"Disclaimer: I am not a trained technology expert, but I will do my best!" - Billy 🙂

6:00pm - 7:00pm View Details

Ask-a-Lawyer

Free, 15 minute consultation with a lawyer to help you with your legal issues.

First come, first served. Register with a library staff member the evening of the event.

Sponsored by the New Haven Bar Association.

6:30pm - 8:00pm View Details
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Online Library

Learn anything, anytime and anywhere with over 500 lifelong learning courses in over 30 subject areas, many of which offer continuing education units (CEUs).

To access Universal Class, sign into your LION: Libraries Online account using either the Libby app or the web version of the Libby app from your computer.
Look for “EXTRAS” and click on Universal Class.

A streaming movie service that offers access to pop culture favorites, box office hits, award-winning feature films, documentaries, and shorts.

To access iNDIEFLIX, sign into your LION: Libraries Online account using either the Libby app or the web version of the Libby app from your computer.
Look for “EXTRAS” and click on iNDIEFLIX.

Over 1,400 in-depth instructional videos for all creative makers from basic instruction to advanced techniques for fabric and yarn crafts, baking, drawing, and much more.

To access Craftsy, sign into your LION: Libraries Online account using either the Libby app or the web version of the Libby app from your computer.
Look for “EXTRAS” and click on Craftsy.

FamilySearch is the world’s largest repository of free genealogical records, based in the Family History Library in Salt Lake City, Utah. Records from over 130 countries include birth, marriage, death, census, probate, land, military, International Genealogical Index, and more. In-Library use only. Remote access is not available.

Driving-Tests.org offers access to Connecticut DMV handbooks and practice tests to help you prepare for your learner’s permit, driver’s license, motorcycle license or commercial driver’s license

Unlimited access to thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists.

Unlimited access to hundreds of courses for lifelong learning and personal enrichment on subjects like history, food & wine, finance, travel and much more.

To access The Great Courses, sign into your LION: Libraries Online account using either the Libby app or the web version of the Libby app from your computer.
Look for “EXTRAS” and click on The Great Courses.

Interview coaching, resume assistance, career guidance, and an Adult Learning Center.

researchIT CT provides students, faculty and residents with online access to essential library and information resources. It is administered by the Connecticut State Library in conjunction with your local library.

Ratings, reviews and recommendations for thousands of products and services.

 
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