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December 2020

Zoom Webinar: Genealogy, Trace your Connecticut Revolutionary Roots

December 8, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated talk on tracing Connecticut ancestors who supported the American Revolution will be presented by Professional genealogist Bryna O’Sullivan at 7 p.m. Dec. 8 on Zoom for the Essex Library. O’Sullivan will focus on genealogical resources to help trace Connecticut ancestors. RSVP: (860) 767-1560 or www.youressexlibrary.org

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Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias: COVID-19 and the Holidays

December 9, 2020 @ 1:30 pm
Free

A free talk on COVID-19 and holiday challenges that can be especially difficult for families living with dementia will be presented by South Central CT Regional Director of the Alzheimer’s Association Connecticut Chapter Maria Tomasetti at 1:30 p.m. Dec. 9 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Tomasetti will focus on strategies to engage in positive visits and interactions and exploring tactics to discuss holiday celebrations that best suit the needs of the person diagnosed and the caregiver. Registration is required.

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January 2021

Centerbrook Architects Lecture Series Presents Austin Architect Nick Deaver With “Land, Building, Spirit”

January 8 @ 7:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated Zoom talk on creating memorable places that respond to the local context with a commitment to minimal demands on the environment will be presented by Austin Texas architect, Nick Deaver at 7 p.m. Jan 8, hosted by Essex Library as part of their Centerbrook Architects Lecture Series. Deaver will focus on his personal journey of architecture and how awakening the senses can reconnect us with the natural world. Registration required. RSVP: the Essex Library at 860-767-1560 or see www.youressexlibrary.org

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Preparing for Life’s Financial Storms: A Zoom Webinar

January 12 @ 6:30 pm
Free

A free, illustrated workshop on creating and maintaining financial security will be presented by UConn Extension Educator in family economics and resource management Faye Griffiths-Smith at 6:30 p.m. on Jan. 12 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Griffiths-Smith will focus on dealing with situations such as unexpected expenses, income reductions, severe weather preparedness as well as the importance of saving. Registration is required. RSVP: 860-767-1560 or www.youressexlibrary.org

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Tackling Your Digital Photos Organization: A Zoom Webinar with Cathi Nelson

January 20 @ 1:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated workshop on organizing digital photos will be presented by professional photo organizer Cathi Nelson at 1 p.m. Jan. 20, on Zoom for the Essex Library, 33 West Ave. Nelson will focus on best practices for how to organize your digital photos. RSVP: www.youressexlibrary.org or 860-767-1560. Registration is required.

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Zoom Webinar: Games, Drugs and Rock & Roll: Artificial Intelligence in Everyday Life with Yale Science Communication

January 27 @ 7:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated zoom talk entitled “Games, Drugs, And Rock & Roll: Artificial Intelligence In Everyday Life” will be presented by Yale Science Communication at 7 p.m. Jan. 27 hosted by the Essex Library. The focus will be on artificial intelligence in our everyday lives through the lens of game theory, pharmaceutical research and music therapy. Registration is required. www.youressexlibrary.org or call Essex Library at 860-767-1560.

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February 2021

Zoom Webinar: Propagating Native Plants From Seed

February 6 @ 10:30 am
Free

Including native plants in your garden is a great way to help pollinators. Expand your native plantings inexpensively by growing them yourself from seed. Learn how in this virtual workshop for the Essex Library on Saturday, February 6 at 10:30 a.m. Certified CT Master Gardener Jim Sirch will discuss different germination requirements for different kinds of seeds and how to plant a plastic milk jug filled with a seed selection to stratify over the winter. Proper after care will be…

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CRM Virtual Speaker Series: How Did We Clean Up Our Rivers?

February 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$10

Connecticut River Museum Talks: How Did We Clean Up Our Rivers? An Environmental History of the Legislation, Technology, and Politics of Clean Water in the Connecticut River Watershed. Andrew Fisk, Ph.D., Executive Director at the Connecticut River Conservancy will be our guest, speaking on the history and technology of clean water, and what should “clean” mean.

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Managing Your Money in Challenging Times: A 5-Part Series on Zoom

February 9 @ 6:30 pm
Free

A free, illustrated workshop on creating and maintaining financial security will be presented by UConn Extension Educator in family economics and resource management Faye Griffiths-Smith at 6:30p.m. on Feb. 9, on Zoom for the Essex Library. Griffiths-Smith will focus on creating and following a spending plan and managing credit and debt. Registration is required. RSVP: 860-767-1560 or www.youressexlibrary.org

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Creating a Rice Paper Collage: Zoom Workshop

February 17 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 17, 2021

$130

In this class, learn to use a support (clay board, canvas panel, cradle board, illustration board), with a hard surface to create an interesting textural background by adhering a variety of rice papers. On this covered support create asymmetrical grid patterns, encasing pressed flowers & or pressed leaves, confetti, red onion skins, and other materials to enhance your work. Subjective imagery can also be lightly drawn or traced onto the background.  You will learn to encase materials and to paint…

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Staying Healthy & Safe In 2021: Organizing Your Home And Workspace Zoom Presentation

February 17 @ 5:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated talk on organizing your home and office space, will be presented by UConn Extension Educator Mary Ellen Welch at 5 p.m. Feb 17, Essex Library on Zoom. Welch will focus on safe organization of home and office spaces.

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What’s Up? Backyard Astronomy For 2021 (and beyond)

February 18 @ 7:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated talk on getting started in stargazing will be presented by CCSU Astronomy Professor Kristine Larsen at 7 p.m. Feb 18 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Larsen will focus on a preview of astronomical events that you can view from your own backyard in 2021. Registration required.

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Watercolor Adventure: Zoom Course

February 19 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Friday, repeating until February 25, 2021

$130

Learn a variety of watercolor techniques such as flat washes, gradient washes, wet on wet and direct paint.  This course welcomes all skill levels. Instructor will take you from start to finish on your pieces.  These methods can be applied to most any subject. Material list  and ZOOM access information will available upon registration. Sean is an award-winning painter who has been professionally teaching painting for over 20 years and exhibits his paintings nationally and internationally in galleries and museums…

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Bereavement Support Group Resumes via Zoom

February 23 @ 5:00 pm
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Second and Forth Tuesday of Every Month
Free

Grieving is tough – but you don’t have to go it alone. The Essex Library will resume hosting a Bereavement Support Group on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays of every month at 5 p.m. on Zoom. Leadership for the group will be provided again by Chaplain Dennis McCann, former head of pastoral services at Middlesex Hospital. The group is free and open to all. If you’re struggling with loss – of a spouse, a parent or other family member, or a…

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Managing Your Money in Challenging Times: Part 3, Following Your Spending Plan

February 23 @ 6:30 pm
Free

A free, illustrated 5-part series of workshops on creating and maintaining financial security will be presented by UConn Extension Educator in family economics and resource management Faye Griffiths-Smith at 6:30p.m. on Jan. 26, Feb. 9, Feb. 23, Mar. 9, and Mar. 23 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Griffiths-Smith will focus on creating and following a spending plan and managing credit and debt. Registration is required. RSVP: 860-767-1560 or www.youressexlibrary.org

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Exploring Drawing: Zoom Course

February 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until February 24, 2021

$130

Learn multiple drawing techniques in this relaxing but informative course. Instructor will teach techniques for rendering still lives, portraits and landscapes. You will learn how to control line weight, value, texture and compositional balance. Material list and ZOOM access information will available upon registration. Sean, the instructor, is an award-winning painter who has been professionally teaching painting for over 20 years and exhibits his paintings nationally and internationally in galleries and museums including at Spectrum Gallery in Centerbrook, CT. Dates: Weds. Jan.…

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Retirement Transformed Book Club

February 24 @ 7:00 pm
Free

Retirement Transformed launched their new book club! They will selecting books that sparks thought, motivation, and inspiration to open up important conversation. This is a great way to connect with others! A final discussion will be held on February 24th at 7PM via Zoom to reflect on how to apply these principles to our lives. Some months the book’s author will be joining!

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Basic Winter Bird Identification Zoom Presentation

February 25 @ 5:30 pm
Free

A free Zoom presentation on winter birdwatching in Connecticut presented by Stewart B. McKinney National Wildlife Refuge wildlife biologist, Kris Vagos, at 5:30 p.m. on February 25th. Vagos will focus on what to look for, who might be there, a few common bird sounds and how to learn more.

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Spectrum Art Gallery: Byzantine Chain Maille Bracelet Workshop

February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$80

The Byzantine chain maille is one of the oldest and most popular patterns used for jewelry through the centuries. It is made using specific sized jump rings that are woven in a particular pattern. No experience is necessary to make this bracelet.  Instructor will show you the proper way to open and close jump rings to ensure the completion of a professional piece of jewelry. The kit includes all the jump rings and a clasp to make a substantial looking…

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March 2021

New Naturalism with Kelly D. Norris Zoom Webinar

March 6 @ 11:00 am
Free

A free, illustrated talk on stylish yet naturalistic garden design will be presented by horticulturalist and author Kelly D. Norris at 11 a.m. Mar 6, on Zoom for the Essex Library. Norris will focus on garden designs to increase biodiversity, provide refuge for wildlife, and reconnect humans to nature.

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CRM Virtual Speaker Series: Mills: Making Places of Connecticut

March 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$10

Join Renee Tribert of Preservation Connecticut as we discuss the historic physical structures that speak to Connecticut’s industrial past, and carry forward to our present and future. Interesting industries/architecture, as well as case studies on different rehabs throughout the state will be discussed. Highlights cover the industries in Essex, Deep River, and other places along the Connecticut River.

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Zoom Author Talk with Luanne Rice: The Shadowbox

March 14 @ 1:00 pm
Free
Luanne Rice Author

A free author talk will be presented by The New York Times bestselling author Luanne Rice on her novel, The Shadowbox at 1 p.m. on March 14 via Zoom for the Essex Library. Registration is required.

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Centerbrook Architects Lecture Series Presents George Miller, FAIA with“The Winning Ways Of I. M. Pei”

March 19 @ 7:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated presentation on the career of Pritzker Prize-winning architect I.M. Pei will be presented by former managing partner at Pei, Cobb, Freed & Partners Architects, George H. Miller, FAIA, at 7 p.m. March 19 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Miller will focus on the influence of site on each design of four major projects: the National Gallery East Building; the Bank of China in Hong Kong; the Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas; and the Grand Louvre in Paris.

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Managing Your Money in Challenging Times: A 5-Part Series on Zoom

March 23 @ 6:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 24, 2021

Free

A free, illustrated 5-part series of workshops on creating and maintaining financial security will be presented by UConn Extension Educator in family economics and resource management Faye Griffiths-Smith at 6:30p.m. on Jan. 26, Feb. 9, Feb. 23, Mar. 9, and Mar. 23 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Griffiths-Smith will focus on creating and following a spending plan and managing credit and debt. Registration is required. RSVP: 860-767-1560 or www.youressexlibrary.org

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Zoom Class: Colored Pencil

March 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
$110
Zoom Colored Pencil Classes

There are so many ways to work when using colored pencils, a more modest of the art mediums. During this class, you'll wonder why you have not used colored pencils before.  Sketch lightly, go deep with rich color, hatch, feather and more.  We will explore color palettes and values as well as learn these techniques. Great for studies, landscapes, portraits, and animals.  Demos given throughout the class sessions. Material list sent upon registration.

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Nature Into Art: The Gardens Of Wave Hill With Thomas Christopher

March 25 @ 7:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated talk on Nature Into Art: The Gardens of Wave Hill, will be presented by author Thomas Christopher at 7 p.m. March 25 for the Essex Library on Zoom. Christopher will focus on the lessons that can be learned from Wave Hill’s peerless gardeners and their style of gardening.

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Spectrum Art Gallery: Woven Bezel Pendant Wire Workshop

March 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$70

Create this stunning bezel to capture a gemstone cabochon by learning to weave with wire. If you can wrap a wire around another, you can certainly master this technique. The back side of the pendant features wire swirls to keep the stone secure, but it’s pretty enough to make this pendant reversible. Once you’ve made this bezel, never be intimidated again by complex designs. After all, it’s only wire. Materials included are a gemstone cabochon and two different gauges of…

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Uncommon Spring Bird Migrants In Connecticut Zoom Webinar

March 31 @ 7:00 pm
Free

A free, Zoom talk on bird species that are rare visitors to Connecticut and how they come to be here will be presented by CT Audubon Society teacher – naturalist Joe Attwater at 7 p.m. on March 31 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Attwater will focus on bird species that end up in Connecticut, far out of their migrating range.

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April 2021

Spectrum Art Gallery: Oil Painting Studio Class

April 3 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$160
Oil Painting Studio Class

This Studio Class focuses on both the fundamentals of oil painting or can be a refresher course for those with some experience.  The class will begin with techniques of brush work, color mixing and color theory painting Alla Prima primarily, (wet into wet) or by layering the paint.   Participants will learn to create form and depth through the use of color and values light thru dark.  Artists with some prior experience can refresh their knowledge while painting from their selected…

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CRM Virtual Speaker Series: Three Centuries of Innovation in the Connecticut River Valley

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$10

Connecticut River Museum Talks with special guest Eric Hintz of Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation/Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History.

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Debt Management and Credit Repair Zoom Webinar

April 8 @ 1:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated talk on help with debt management and credit repair will be presented by Banking Outreach Coordinator for the Connecticut Department of Banking Kathleen Titsworth at 1 p.m. April 8 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Titsworth will focus on reassessing financial health and best ways to manage your debt and repair your credit while avoiding common mistakes.

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STEAM Girls Series: Ming Thompson

April 15 @ 4:30 pm
Free

STEAMgirls Series Featuring: Ming Thompson Thursday, April 15, 2021 4:30 pm FREE program! A virtual program to serve girls, age 10-16, interested in studying the academic areas of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Thanks to a generous grant through The Petit Family Foundation, we are able to offer this program free of charge. Click here to register! Once monthly after school for a four-month period, STEAMgirls participants meet and speak with accomplished young women, learning first-hand about the…

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Spectrum Art Gallery Workshop: Photographing Your Artwork

April 18 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30 pm on Sunday, repeating until April 19, 2021

Spectrum Art Gallery and Artisan Store, 61 Main Street
Centerbrook, CT 06409 United States
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$90

Robert Thomas is a fine art photographer and printer and has had the opportunity to photograph the works of over 70 artists in the northeast whose mediums include watercolor, pastel, oil, acrylic, mixed/media and three-dimensional work.  He has had the objective to be “as original as the artist” in accurately capturing original artwork and providing high quality archival reproductions. Join Robert in a two-session workshop that will show you how best to photograph your artwork to be used for websites,…

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Zoom Event with Author Marc-Yves Regis

April 18 @ 4:00 pm
Free

The Ivoryton Library will host a Zoom event with Marc-Yves Regis, a Connecticut poet, author and photojournalist, will talk about his work at an Ivoryton Library Zoom event at 4 p.m. on April 18. Regis is the author of multiple books, including “Haiti Through My Eyes” “Two Good Feet,” and “After the Shock.” Regis grew up in Haiti during the time of Jean-Claude Duvalier, a despot also known as Baby Doc. Regis received his first camera when he immigrated to…

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Yale Science Communication Presents ‘CELLular TELEPHONE’

April 22 @ 7:00 pm
Free

Ever wonder why we get sick? The cells in our body constantly communicate with each other through a network of ‘telephone calls’ to precisely maintain the delicate balance of our health. But what happens when this information is lost in translation between cells? Join the Essex Library community on Thursday, April 22 at 7 p.m. on Zoom, as three Yale scientists discuss how even a slight miscommunication in this game of ‘CELLular telephone’ can lead to various diseases. This virtual…

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FISH MIGRATION AND THE MILL POND FISHWAY IN CENTERBROOK

April 24 @ 3:00 pm

Fishways are structures that let fish get around dams and the Falls River in Essex now has three fishways, which are part of an effort to reestablish a run of migratory alewives from Long Island Sound up to Mill Pond.  As part of the Essex Library’s celebration of Earth Day, this illustrated Zoom talk on Saturday, April 24 at 3 p.m. will introduce the three fishways and provide a virtual tour of the Mill Pond Fishway, built in 2019 at…

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CRM Virtual Speaker Series: The Memories and Lives of Old Trees and What They Can Tell Us About Climate History

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$10

Connecticut River Museum Talks with special guest Neil Pederson, Senior Ecologist, Harvard University Forest Did you know that, until recently, people in the Northeastern US have been living in one of the wettest eras of the last 500 years? Trees do. Did you know that, until recently, global warming had not impacted the Northeastern US like it had in other regions or the globe as a whole? How do we know these things? Trees are witnesses of how our shared…

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May 2021

Zoom Workshop: Design Principles

May 1 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until May 2, 2021

$120

This 4 week course serves as an introduction to the basic elements of design (line, shape, value, texture, space) and their organization on a two-dimensional surface through the principles of design (balance, unity, emphasis, repetition, rhythm, etc.) into effective design statements. Students will develop imagery from simple abstract line work to more complex representational imagery. For example, projects will include incorporating lines and solid shapes in one design. In another students will play with the juxtaposition of disparate objects in…

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Zoom Workshop: Flower Magic Collage and Mixed Media Class

May 5 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2021

$130

Learn to make organic looking papers to tear and adhere to create a floral collage mixed media piece. We will focus on composition, color, shapes and textures separating values (light, medium, darks) for a cohesive composition.  To create luminosity and transparency rice papers will be painted, tinted and stained using fluid acrylics, inks, watercolor and gouache mediums transforming your tissue papers into stunning crystalline papers.  Material list available upon registration. Dates: Weds. April 7, 14, 21, 28; May 5.  Makeup:  May…

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STEAM Girls Series: Erica Cirino

May 6 @ 4:30 pm
Free

STEAM Girls Series Featuring: Erica Cirino Thursday, May 6, 2021 4:30 pm Connecticut River Museum’s STEAMgirls Program FREE Program! A virtual program to serve girls, age 10-16, interested in studying the academic areas of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. Click here to register! Thanks to a generous grant through The Petit Family Foundation, we are able to offer this program free of charge. Once monthly after school for a four-month period, STEAMgirls participants meet and speak with accomplished…

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Zoom Workshop: The Artists Process Creating a Seascape from Start to Finish

May 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until May 14, 2021

$90

What does it take to create a painting from start to finish? In this Zoom workshop the instructor will walk you through the process of creating a Seascape painting.  He will talk about how to choose subject matter, lay out the composition and find balance in your pieces. He will share a detailed account of how he creates his paintings layer by layer with techniques that are applicable to most two dimensional media. How to finish an artwork and prepare…

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CRM Virtual Speaker Series: The Connecticut, New England’s Great River

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$10

Connecticut River Museum Talks with special guest Adair Mulligan, Executive Director at Hanover Conservancy. The largest river in New England rises in a small beaver pond near the Canadian border and flows over 400 miles through four states, falling 2670 feet to the sea through America’s only watershed-based national fish and wildlife refuge. This program begins with an armchair tour of this great river in New Hampshire and Vermont, exploring its history and natural beauty through the seasons and among…

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June 2021

CENTERBROOK ARCHITECTS LECTURE SERIES WITH ARCHITECTURAL HISTORIAN DR. THEODORE SAWRUK: “THE ITALIANATE VILLA: RECONSIDERING THE AMERICAN FAMILY “

June 4 @ 7:00 pm
Free

A free, illustrated talk on 19th century Italianate villa design in Connecticut and its influence on American family life will be presented by architectural historian Dr. Theodore Sawruk at 7 p.m. on June 4 for the Essex Library’s Centerbrook Architects Lecture Series. Sawruk will focus on how 19th century social life was affected by the new residential prototype. Registration is required.

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Zoom Workshop: Introduction to Basic Drawing Techniques

June 8 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 9, 2021

$150

This five week course is an introduction to basic drawing techniques and visual concepts, with a focus on translation of a three-dimensional form to a two-dimensional surface.  Fundamental issues of drawing will also be introduced, (line, value, space, and composition).  Objective, non-objective and intuitive approaches are covered as we explore mediums ranging from charcoal to pen and ink.  Material list available upon registration.

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CRM Virtual Speaker Series: Courageous Dissent – How Harry Bingham Defied His Government to Save Lives

June 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$10

Connecticut River Museum Talks with special guest Robert Kim Bingham, Retired Federal Attorney, US Department of Justice and US Department of Homeland Security. Courageous Dissent is the first book published about America’s unsung diplomat hero Hiram (Harry) Bingham IV, the author’s father, who was in charge of issuing visas to America and freedom while stationed as a US vice-consul in Marseilles, France, just before World War II. It captures Bingham’s compelling story of placing humanity above his career during the early…

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STEAM Girls Series: Gabriel Chevalier

June 10 @ 4:30 pm
Free

STEAM Girls Series Featuring: Gabriel Chevalier Thursday, June 10, 2021 4:30 pm STEAMgirls Program Featuring: Gabriel Chevalier FREE program! A virtual program to serve girls, age 10-16, interested in studying the academic areas of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Thanks to a generous grant through The Petit Family Foundation, we are able to offer this program free of charge. Click here to register! Once monthly after school for a four-month period, STEAMgirls participants meet and speak with accomplished…

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COVID-19: Everything you want to know from a Virology and Vaccinology Expert

June 15 @ 7:00 pm
Free
UConn Associate Professor of Virology and Vaccinology Paulo Verardi

UConn Associate Professor of Virology and Vaccinology Paulo Verardi, free illustrated talk on the COVID-19 virus and viruses in general, 7 p.m. June 15 on Zoom for the Essex Library. Verardi’s focus will be on COVID-19’s origin, transmission, and variant evolution since the start of the pandemic. Registration is required.

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Author Talk with David Handler: “The Man Who Wasn’t All There”

June 17 @ 7:00 pm
Free
The Man Who Wasn't All There by David Handler book cover

Essex Library welcomes back David Handler In a virtual talk on Thursday, June 17 at 7 p.m. for the latest installment of his Edgar Award-winning Stewart Hoag mystery series. Handler’s mystery, set in 1990s' New York, sees the ghostwriter-sleuth and his faithful basset hound Lulu inadvertently make a dangerous enemy. After six glorious weeks of hard work on his long-overdue second novel, celebrity-ghostwriter Stewart "Hoagy" Hoag has hit a crossroads in his plot. He thinks a change of scenery will…

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STEAM Girls Series: Shani Mensing

June 22 @ 4:30 pm
Free

STEAM Girls Series Featuring: Shani Mensing Tuesday, June 22, 2021 4:30 pm STEAMgirls Program FREE program! A virtual program to serve girls, age 10-16, interested in studying the academic areas of STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math. Thanks to a generous grant through The Petit Family Foundation, we are able to offer this program free of charge. Click here to register! Once monthly after school for a four-month period, STEAMgirls participants meet and speak with accomplished young women, learning…

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September 2021

ESTATE PLANNING 101: WITH ATTORNEY ERIN DUQUES

September 22 @ 7:00 pm
Essex Library, 33 West Avenue
Essex, CT 06426 United States
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FREE

Everyone, both young and old, needs an estate plan. Your life circumstances can change in an instant; if they do, are you prepared? The Essex Library is offering a free estate planning information event on Zoom on Wednesday, September 22 at 7 p.m. In this program, attendees will learn about important estate planning documents like Wills, Powers of Attorney and Healthcare Directives. These documents provide answers to the questions: Do you want to be on life support? Who will pay your bills if you…

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