Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Whalley Ave Traffic Calming Meeting

A community workshop to develop ideas and support for making Whalley Avenue safer, calmer and more vibrant will take place at BEKI (Congregation Beth El-Keser Israel on the corner of Harrison and Whalley) on Thursday, July 24, at 6 p.m. This workshop will help prepare the community for the State Department of Transportation meeting, which is scheduled for the 31st.
The public meeting with the State Department of Transportation about the plans to widen and reconstruct a section of upper Whalley will take place on Thursday, July 31st from 5 to 8 p.m. at Edgewood School. This meeting will be an open house forum where DOT staff will be available the to answer questions. There will be an overview and wrap up at 7:30 p.m.

For more information, contact Carole Bass at bass.carole@gmail.com

Happenings at the Mitchell Library

Upcoming Programs at Mitchell Library July 21-25
37 Harrison Street
New Haven

Children and teens are invited to join our summer reading program and earn prizes just for reading!

Pick up a reading log and start today! Read anything you want, books, magazines even graphic novels!

Monday 's 10 a.m. through Aug 4th Stay and Play storytime for infants and toddlers and their parent or caregiver.

Mondays at 4 p.m. through Aug 12American Sign Language for children and teens Join anytime!

Tuesday's at 10 a.m. through Aug 5th Pre-school storytime and crafts for children ages 3-5 and their parent or caregiver.

Tuesday July 22nd at 4 p.m. Bug stories , poems jokes and crafts! All ages welcome!

Wednesday July 23rd at 6:30 p.m. Magic Show! Magician Dan Bowen will perform and amaze children, teens and adults with an incredible performance!

Save the Date!

Free Fishing Class for children and teens Wed July 30th 1-3 p.m. or 6-8 p.m. Free Refreshments!

Book Discussion:

Charlottes Web by E.B. White Aug 12 at 4 p.m. All ages are welcome as long as they have read the book. Copies available at the library.

Just for Teens age 12+
Come to Mitchell Library and be the star in your own video book review.
July 28th at 4 p.m. All participants will have their video posted on a library v-log and have their name entered in a raffle to win a free digital camera!

Just for Teens ages 12+ !
Breaking Dawn Release Party Thursday July 31st at 4:40 p.m. Fan's of Stephanie Meyers books will enjoy making predictions about the new book, play trivia games and win prizes.