We have a new program this summer at Perrot– a summer reading club for children entering grades 1 and up! You can participate in our summer reading club (and win prizes for reading!) from from June 30th through July 30th. To sign up for our summer reading club, simply go to our volunteer table by … Read more
We have a new display in the Rand Room of writing families: these are wives, husbands, sisters, brothers, and some children all in a family who have been published. There are John Updike and his son, David; Stephen King and his son, Joe Hill; mystery writers Mary Higgins Clark and her daughter Carol Higgins Clark; … Read more
The Byram Book Sale is this weekend! This sale includes a guesstimated 25,000 books, CDs, DVDs, videos, and audiobooks, including loads of brand new items, as well as many antiques. You will find a wide selection of goodies, including fiction, thirty-something categories of non-fiction, and TONS of incredible children’s books. If you’re a true bibliophile, … Read more
Perrot is pleased to present our fourth annual series of Movies in the Park in Binney Park. This year we are featuring Bend it Like Beckham and Born Free. Bring your picnic, your chairs, and enjoy! Bend it Like Beckham (Rated PG) Saturday, July 17th, 2010, at 8:30 PM[Rain date: Sunday, July 18th] Jess Bhamra … Read more
Find Your Happy Place on June 5th and 6th! Dust off your favorite hiking shoes and grab your water bottle. Connecticut Trails Day 2010 is almost here! This year’s celebration will be held Saturday and Sunday, June 5th and 6th, 2010, as part of National Trails Day. The theme is “Find Your Happy Place,” which … Read more
Registration for Youth Services Summer Programs starts on Monday, June 7th, 2010, and runs through Saturday, June 26th, 2010. [View the summer program schedule] Please note that during the summer, all of our preschool programs will be DROP-IN, limited to the first 20 children and their caregivers to sign in before each program. Our Stuff … Read more
Perrot marched in Old Greenwich’s 2010 Memorial Day Parade! Staff were joined by members of our Young Critics and Young Young Critics Book Clubs. We promoted our summer reading theme, Scoop Up a Good Book!
The Perrot Library beach box has been repaired and installed in its old spot next to the snack bar at the far end of the beach. The library is accepting donations of ‘gently used’ paperbacks for the beach box. Please drop off any book donations at the library. Thank you.