GIFT BASKETS

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Gift baskets available with hand crafted items made by our talented community.  Donate $1.00 per ticket or $5.00 for six tickets to bid on baskets. Winners selected on December 2 at 3:00 pm Do not need to be present to win. Proceeds used for children’s programming.

“ROCKTON HERALD ARCHIVES”

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Rockton Herald Archives http://rockton.advantage-preservation.com/ Archive of newspapers from 1877 to 1922 Digitalized MicroFilm of the Rockton Herald It’s easy to use: Select publication title Enter topic to search Search based on year and/or month For a “How-to Use” Tutorial click the link below http://youtu.be/4dNr3td2zlE Great source for local history! Use it to locate family members, historical events, past photos and … Read More

Book Club just for Adults

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November’s Book Club will be Thursday, November 1 at 6:00 pm or Monday, November 12 at 1:00 pm.  Pick the best time to fit into your schedule and join us as we discusss “Banned Books”.  Read a banned book and bring your comments.  Stop by the library today to get a list of Banned Books.

Adopt-A-Book for the Holidays

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Don’t know what to buy this holiday season for gifts?  Stop by Talcott library and “Adopt-A-Book” for that someone special!  You can select a book from our display that you would like to give as a gift.  Talcott will bookplate it in the gift recipient’s name for you and you will receive an official certificate of adoption for your gift … Read More

Chocolate for the Talcott Soul

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Do you LOVE chocolate!??  Join us for the annual: “Chocolate for the Talcott Soul” event on Sunday, December 2 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm.  This event is part of the Rockton Christmas Walk activities.  Be sure to include it on your holiday rounds!  We will enjoy chocolate treats, live music, and holiday shopping that supports your library.  Make this … Read More

Holiday Used Book Sale

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“Talcott Friends of the Library” Holiday Used Book Sale Shop and help support YOUR library!  Stop by, lots of great deals on used books, DVDs, and videos.  Saturday, December 1 9:00 am-3:00 pm Sunday, December 2 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm (during: Talcott’s Chocolate for the Talcott Soul”) Monday, December 3 9:00 am-8:00 pm

NEW-Adobe Digital Editions 2.0

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Adobe released Digital Editions 2.0 It’s a new version of the software patrons use to read eBooks on their computers and transfer eBooks to eReaders like the NOOK. ADE 2.0 comes with a bunch of improvements and changes you should know about. First, the “User Interface” has been completely redesigned to be screen-reader friendly. That’s right, you read that correctly. … Read More

Free Online ACT tests

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Did you know, you can get online help via Talcott’s website for ACT, SAT, GED test and more?  Before your student takes the test this fall, they can go to the Talcott website and practice.  To find the ACT practice test, go to Talcott website:  www.talcottfreelibrary.com, click on: “Online Databases”, click on “Gale Testing and Education Reference Center”, search for … Read More

WIFI Hotspot!

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Did you know Talcott is a free WIFI hotspot?  Stop in with your laptop and enjoy the quiet of the library to get that special project done or surf the net.  Or, you can use one of our public computers.

Teen Babysitting Workshop

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Is your teen looking for a job opportunity?  Why not babysit?  Babysitting is an easy way to earn money, have fun with little ones, and keep busy.  This special babysitting workshop offered at Talcott will teach your teen how to get started as a sitter, how to care for different age groups, emergency procedures, first aid and much more!  Get … Read More