Concerts, classes, crafts, and more are on the calendar in November at CPL. And don’t forget the big Fall Book Sale – check out the Event Calendar for all of our November offerings!
Chocolate for the Holidays
Saturday, November 3, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00PM
Long time chef, chocolate expert and former Cheshire Library Assistant Director Maria Brandriff will demonstrate how to make both decadent truffles and some healthier chocolate treats to give as holiday gifts. Recipes and ample samples will be available. Registration is required.
Sunday Concert: Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 2:00 – 3:00PM
This New England-based folk quartet is now in its15th year and features Rani Arbo (fiddle, guitar), Andrew Kinsey (bass, banjo, ukulele), Anand Nayak (electric and acoustic guitars) and Scott Kessel (percussion). This band’s steadfast brew of wit, camaraderie, and musicality leaves audiences everywhere humming and hopeful, spirits renewed. Join us for the first concert of CPL’s 2018-2019 Sunday concert series, made possible by the Friends of the Cheshire Public Library! No registration required.
Mondays: November 5, 19, and 26, 2018, 4:00 – 4:30PM
Perfect for younger Zumba fans and their grown-ups. Family Zumba features kid-friendly routines and up-beat music! Caregivers are encouraged to attend and participate. This class helps develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children’s lives by making fitness fun. No registration required.
Transcend Physical Reality for Your Healing and Empowerment
Monday, November 5, 2018, 6:3- – 8:00PM
Would you like to be able to raise above your everyday consciousness and create a new reality in your mind, so real that it shifts physical reality? You have all the power you need within you, but first you need to be able to transcend physical reality and look deeper into the essence. Your ability to transcend physical reality has tremendous healing power. You are not a victim but a director of your life. Author and healer and former Cheshire resident Sue Maisano will help you understand how to transcend physical reality to heal/empower yourself and achieve your true heart’s desires with least resistance. Registration is required.
South Asian Festival
Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 3:00 – 4:00PM
Join us for an afternoon filled with exciting activities for children of all ages! Create your own Rangoli artwork, apply henna skin art, learn the origins of henna, create fun crafts, and more! Registration is not required for this event. (Please note public schools are not in session this day.)
Finish That Book
Tuesdays: November 6, 13, 20, 27, 2018, 5:00 – 8:00PM
National Novel Writing Month, is an annual, Internet-based creative writing project that takes place during the month of November. Participants attempt to write a 50,000 word manuscript between November 1 and November 30. Join other writers for a quiet and relaxing space to write. Drop in, no registration required.
Trivia Night @ The Waverly Inn
Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00PM
Join us for a special Trivia Night at The Waverly Inn (286 Maple Ave, Cheshire). Come by yourself or bring friends, test your knowledge of pop culture, current events, history, music, and of course, literature! It’s all for Pride, not for Prize. Don’t forget to bring your appetite, as the Waverly Inn has tasty eats to purchase. Registration begins October 24, and is required for this adult program.
Friends of Cheshire Public Library Fall Book Sale
Thursday November 15 – Sunday November 18, 2018
Thousands of gently used books, cds, and dvds. All proceeds benefit the Friends of Cheshire Public Library, who make all of our fantastic programming possible! Members of the Friends get a sneak peek on Wednesday night, and memberships will be available for purchase at the door. Support the Friends!
- Wednesday, November 14, 6:30 – 8:00PM: Preview Night (members only)
- Thursday, November 15, 9:00AM – 8:00PM
- Friday, November 16, 9:00AM – 4:30PM
- Saturday, November 17, 9:00 AM – 4:30PM
- Sunday, November 18, 12:00 – 3:00PM: “Bag of Books” Sale
Create Holiday Cards
Wednesday, November 28, 2018, 6:30 – 8:00PM
One of the many joys of the Holiday season is sending cheerful cards to the ones you love. Join Sue Bernier and create 3 Holiday cards using “Stampin Up” rubber stamps and paper. Attendees 15 years old and up. Registration is required, starting November 14.