A Celebration of Life service for Kate McClelland and Kathy Krasniewicz will be held on Friday, March 20th, 2009, at 3:30 P.M. at First Congregational Church on Sound Beach Avenue in Old Greenwich. A reception will be held at Perrot immediately following the service. All are invited to attend. Please note that library services will … Read more
The Old Greenwich Post Office is sponsoring another U.S. Passport Day at Perrot on Saturday, March 28th, 2009, from 9 A.M. to 4 P.M. File the paperwork to get your U.S. Passport. Photo services will also be available at the event, for $15. Bring your checkbook (Passport Fees are $85 for children under 16, and … Read more
Don’t forget… Tomorrow, Wednesday, January 21st, Kathleen Motes Bennewitz, Curator and Director of Exhibition and Programs for the Bush-Holley Historic Site will discuss the work of Margaret Kane. The program will take place in the library at 7:30 P.M. More info on this event.
Join us in the Children’s Program Room next Tuesday, where we will be showing live coverage of the historic inauguration of our nation’s 44th president, Barack Obama. Tuesday, January 20th, from approximately 11 A.M. to 3 P.M.Program Room in the Radcliffe Wing
Late Life and the Creative Imagination of Margaret Brassler Kane Wednesday, January 21st, 2009 at 7:30 PM in the LibraryCreativity flourishes with age, and artistic talent does not end with physical decline. In many cases, artists in their later years are creating the best work of their lives. Hear Kathleen Motes Bennewitz, Curator and Director … Read more
Sunday afternoon saw nearly 90 Perrot friends and family of all ages gather in our beautiful Radcliffe Green to laugh, jump, and sing along with local legend, Marcia Louis (also known as “Beautiful Marcia”), as she treated them with many happy holiday songs and lots of seasonal silliness. See all the fun we had! Happy … Read more
Don’t forget…. Anne Gilhuly is scheduled to lecture on Shakespeare’s tragedy, Antony and Cleopatra, tomorrow night, Wednesday, December 3rd, at 7:30 P.M. in the Library. The event will also feature dramatic readings from the work by players Florence Phillips and Dick Leonard.
Anne Gilhuly is scheduled to lecture at Perrot on Shakespeare’s tragedy Antony and Cleopatra on Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008, at 7:30 P.M. The event will also feature dramatic readings from the work by players Florence Phillips and Dick Leonard.
Perrot Library will co-host with Greenwich Library an evening informational session for high schoolers and their parents on PrepMe, a program that lets students take practice SAT tests and work on a plan of improvement. (Perrot and Greenwich Libraries subscribe to PrepMe’s online service, so it is FREE for all library card-holders! Take a look– … Read more
Don’t forget. . .Marybeth Gioffre Nisco and Anne Young will give a presentation entitled The Bush-Holley House: American Impressionists and Their Friends at Perrot this Monday, November 17th, 2008, at 7:30 PM. Operating as a boarding house for artists by proprietors Edward and Josephine Holley, Holley House, in Cos Cob, Connecticut, was a lively hub … Read more
Children’s entertainer Marcia Louis will present a family concert (suggested ages 2-7, but everyone is welcome) at Perrot Library on Sunday, December 14th, 2008, at 2 P.M. Sign up now for FREE tickets at the Youth Services Desk! More about Marcia Louis: For the past 20 years, children and families throughout the area have delighted … Read more
The Library will be closed on Veteran’s Day: tomorrow, Tuesday, November 11th. Author Elizabeth Strout will be discussing her latest novel, Olive Kitteridge, this Wednesday, November 12th, at 7:30 P.M. in the Library. Widely praised by critics, the novel is a compelling series of connected short stories that illuminate the complicated character of Olive Kitteridge … Read more