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 The Library will be closed Friday, April 18th in observance of Good Friday and Sunday, April 20th in observance of Easter.


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Grand Slam Club

  May 6, June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Lower Level Meeting Room
All baseball enthusiasts welcome!

Get together with other baseball fans in celebration of Danbury Westerners 20th year in the New England Baseball League. Enjoy special activities, speakers and discussions! You’ll be a part of the biggest hit on Main Street each month! Like trivia? See how much you know. there still such a thing as sportsmanship and character? a door prize, including Westerners’ game tickets.

Free! Refreshments. Registration is strongly encouraged online at danburylibrary.org or call 203-797-4527. For more information call Danbury Library Community Relations Office 203-796-8061.

   SMALL BUSINESS SERIES: Attracting Customers to Your Business

Whether you're just starting out or have some experience under your belt, come and learn from some seasoned professionals on how to get the word out about your business and increase profits. Come to one or come to all.

Seven Keys to Social Media Success

Presenter: William DeRosa, Principal and Co-founder of Talking Finger
Tuesday April 22
6:00 - 7:30 PM
Farioly Program Room

AAA Driver Improvement Program

                                       May 20
                                       June 17 or
                                       September 16
Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Lower Level Meeting Room

Everyone needs a refresher now and then!
Take the AAA Driver Improvement Program to relearn the basics of defensive driving and learn
current driving practices. According to state law, Connecticut drivers who complete the class
and are 60 years old and older are eligible to receive a 5% discount** on their auto insurance.
The program is not a driver education program for novice drivers but one that’s aimed at
drivers with several years of experience who wish to improve or refresh their driving skills.
**The discount does not cover uninsured motorist coverage, rental reimbursements nor towing or labor costs.
Check with your insurer for details.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED online at danburylibrary.org or call 203-797-4527. For more information call Fran Mayko at AAA, 203-937-2595, ext. 4615.

         Teen Book Discussion

               Tuesday, April 22, 2014
                               3:00 - 4:00 PM

Tuesday, April 22, we will discuss "The Fault of Our Stars" by John Green. Get together with fellow teens and discuss some great books! Join us for the last great book discussion (& snacks!). The first fifteen (15) Danbury cardholders to register will receive a free copy of the book to keep! Seating is limited so call 203-797-4528 or register online at danburylibrary.org 


Do You Have Used Books, DVDs and CDs? 

The FRIENDS of the Danbury Library need your books, DVDs and CD donations. Please take your donations to 30 Main Street. That's the Newtown Savings Bank building, just down the street south of the library, across from Price Rite.

FRIENDS of the Danbury Library 


Click here for link to downloadable music through Freegal

Freegal Music News & Happenings

Young Adult Chess Club - Thursdays, 5:00 - 6:30 PM

Lower Level Meeting Room

Learn one of the world's most popular games! Already a player? Learn and practice some game strategies. 


Instructor: Local chess master, William Mattison, will be on hand to teach basic beginner moves and strategy for the more experienced player.  For more information 

call Mrs. Harrigan at 203-797-4528.

Mango Mobile Library Edition

Learn languages everywhere you go with our free apps for iPhone®, iPod touch® and Android™. Mango Mobile Library Edition gives you access to all the Mango language courses offered through our library from the palm of your hand.  

For the apps to work, you must have an account with Mango set up through our library’s website, and an iPhone® or Android™ mobile device.

• Patrons simply download and launch the app and login with their library user name and password for unlimited access both on and offline.
• Lessons work just like the online versions: touch the to reveal answers, hear pronunciations, and interact with the content.
• All Mango Basic and Complete courses licensed through your library are available via the Mango Library Edition app!

Get the Free iPhone App

iPhone App Requirements:

• Valid library account
• An account with Mango (set up through your library website)
• iPhone® or iPod touch® running iOS4

Get the Free Android App

Android App Requirements:

• Valid library account
• An account with Mango (set up through your library website)
• Android device versions 2.2 and higher

LibAnywhere is here! (Click here for QR Codes)

 The library catalog is now available for your mobile phone! Search, discover, and interact with participating libraries--anywhere you are, right away.  Search the catalog, place a hold, see what you have checked out, renew items, see upcoming events, contact a librarian, and more.  Library Anywhere collaborates with participating libraries. If you don't see your library listed, ask them to join.

IPhone users  If you have iTunes installed on your machine, the browser will redirect from link and open iTunes directly to that app.  For those who don't, it just opens a webpage with information about the app.   

Android Market download.


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