Milford Public Library

 SAVE THE DATE! OCTOBER 22nd! 7:00-10:00pm
Show your support for the Milford Public Library and its wonderful volunteer group, The Friends of the Library. The  Friends are hosting, Party in the Stacks, a fun, adult only evening of dancing, drinks and revelry.  Literary inspired hors d'ouevres and drinks, costumes (optional), photo booth and a fabulous silent auction!   
Click here to buy your tickets today!

Thank you to our Sponsors!
ShopRite of Milford and The Crushed Grape.

Bibliomation News

The Milford Public Library is now a member of the Bibliomation Library consortium. With one search, users can search the catalogs of over 60 libraries and request materials for pick-up in Milford. Users can manage their accounts online - select how you would like to receive notifications (email, phone, text), create personal booklists and search preferences, keep a history of checked out titles and more! As part of the move we have switched over our e-book provider to Overdrive, offering an increased number of titles with an easy-to-use platform.If you have any questions or need any help using our new system, please call 203-783-3292 or 203-783-3312. Our staff is happy to help you and appreciates your patience during our switch!

Frequently asked questions:
I don't have a PIN, how do I log in to my account? The first time you log-in, the PIN should default to the last four digits of your primary phone. If you are having trouble, call the LIbrary for assistance in re-setting the PIN.
I am getting so many notices now -why? If you have signed up for email notifications, you should receive a pre-overdue notice 3 days before your item(s) become due, 2 late notices, and a final bill if your item has not been returned.These notices will come from, so please check your SPAM email folder if you have not received any. If you have a Library Elf account, you will also receive notices from Library Elf is a separate, add-on  service.

Adult Summer Reading...Share the Love!
Thank you to all the adults who participated in our adult summer reading program by sharing the love & leaving recommendations for books, programs and other library services! 
Adult Craft: Paper Wreaths
Make a paper wreath using old book pages! Space is limited and registration is required. Call 203-783-3292 to register. 
Thursday, September 2 at 2:00pm
Cookies and Coloring for Grown-ups
Need we say more? Tuesday, September 6 at 6:30pm
Join us for a group viewing and discussion of timely, interesting and entertaining TED Talks. Bring your lunch!  First Wednesday of the month.  Wednesday, September 7 at 12:15pm

How to Get Help at Home - Visiting Nurse Association 
Thursday,  September 8 at 2:00pm

Genealogy - Topic coming soon!
 Monday, September 12 at 1:00pm
How Much to Invest in Your 401/403b Plan
Tuesday, September 13 at 6:00pm

AARP 50+ Jobseeker's Program
Wednesday, September 14 at 2:00pm

MAC FEST on the Milford Green! Stop by our Carnival Booth during the Milford Art's Council's "MAC Fest!" Games, prizes, green screen, a bookmark making contest and more! It's time for Milford Art's Council's annual MAC Fest on the Milford Green. Show us your library card and get a prize! Saturday, September 17 from 10:00am-4:00pm

Gardening with Natives Lecture
Naturalist Jim Sirch discusses native gardens: using only native plants to provide a friendly, nurturing environment for all the native pollinators that we need. 
Co-sponsored by: The Friends of Milford Library, the Milford Garden Club and the Benson-Crump Memorial Gardening Program. Monday, September 19 at 6:30pm

Maximize Your Social Security Benefits with AAA
Wednesday, September 21 at 6:00pm

Classical Music Concert - "Mozart and Mendelssohn" 
Monday, September 26 at 7:00pm

Calling All Crafters!
The Library hosts both a Needlpoint Guild and a Knitting/Quilting Group. Bring your work in progress and chat with fellow crafters.
Needlepoint Guild: Meets the first Wednesday of every month at 10:00am.
Knitters & Quilters: Meet every Friday at 1:00pm.

Exploration! The Brain Station
Open hours when everyone is welcome to pop into our makerspace to see what we're up to! Monday & Wednesday, 4:00-8:30 and every other Saturday, 10-4. 
 Email or visit our Brain Station web page for more information

Book Discussion Groups     Tuesday Movies

Romance Book Group:
Thursday, September 8 at 10:00am
Lord of Scoundrels by Loretta Chase

Travel Book Group:
Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30pm
The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer

Evening Book Group:
Tuesday, September 20 at 7:00pm
The Murder House by James Patterson

Classic Book Discussion:
Thursday, September 29 at 10:00am
Common Sense by Thomas Paine
The Constitution of the United States 
by the Founding Fathers


September 6:
All the King's Men

September 13:
The Da Vinci Code

September 20:
Of Mice and Men

September 27:
The Color Purple 

Banned Book Week theme! 

All movies begin at 2:00pm
Free popcorn!




Thank you to the Friends of the Milford Library for generously funding our programs.

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