***************STAFF PICK************************** Ghostopolis, by Doug TenNapel [click here to place a hold][Ages 10+] Imagine Garth Hale’s surprise when he’s accidentally zapped to the spirit world by Frank Gallows, a washed-up ghost wrangler. Suddenly Garth finds he has powers the ghosts don’t have, and he’s stuck in a world run by the evil ruler of Ghostopolis, … Read more
Perrot will be closed for Christmas on Friday, December 24th; Saturday, December 25th; and Sunday, December 26th. We will be closed for New Year’s on Friday, December 31st; Saturday, January 1st; and Sunday, January 2nd. We wish you a safe and happy holiday season!
DIARY OF A WIMPY KID HOLIDAY TREAT TRUCK AT JUST BOOKSSATURDAY, DECEMBER 18th, 201011:00 AM – 12:30 PM Just Books28 Arcadia RoadOld Greenwich, CT Free and Open to the Public Join Just Books as the Diary of a Wimpy Kid Holiday Treat Truck comes to Just Books on Saturday, December 18th. Get a free silly … Read more
Here Come the Brides: Greenwich Historical Society and Perrot Library to Hold Intergenerational Family Paper-Doll-Making Workshop Create and learn about the notable gowns and suits that have graced Greenwich weddings through generations. During two sessions on Sunday, January 9th, 2011 (2:00 pm and 3:00 pm), families can work together to explore the past and create … Read more
Registration for Youth Services’ Winter/Spring 2011 Program Session is going on now through Sunday, January 9th, 2011. [View the winter program schedule.] Our program registration is by lottery You must have an active library card in good standing to register Obtain a registration postcard for the program of your choice from the Youth Services Circulation … Read more
CONGRATULATIONS to the winners of the Semi-Annual Young Young Critics’ Club (Y2C2) Jeopardy Tournament! They are the current holders of the coveted Wonderful Golden “Y” Award! The winners have demonstrated their mastery of trivia questions related to the books that the Club has read during the past year. (Yes, it looks like a lobster, but … Read more
Random House Children’s Books continues to honor the memories of Perrot’s beloved librarians, Kate McClelland and Kathy Krasniewicz, with a special scholarship for a new or student librarian to attend the American Library Association Annual Conference. From Random House’s Website:ALA Members: In 500 words or less, tell us about a new librarian or library student … Read more