The Brooklyn Town Library offers the residents of Brooklyn the means to continue to learn throughout their lives, helping patrons find, use and evaluate information in a variety of formats while continuing to be an important part of community life in Brooklyn.
The Friends of the Brooklyn Town Library are sponsoring a free discussion on Tuesday, October 22nd, 7:00 pm at Creamery Brook Village. The author, Robert H. Steele, will be there to discuss his book The Curse, the progression of the Pequot Tribe and the formation of the Casinos in small town of Ledyard. If you would like to attend, please call the library at 860-774-0649.
Friends of the Brooklyn Library The Friends will be very pleased to see you up at the upcoming Farmers' Market events directly in front of Ocean State Job Lot on the final Wednesday afternoon, October 16, from 4‐6pm. Of course you may also have plans to pick up the freshest produce not coming out of your own backyard but the Friends have some unbelievably delectable baked goodies and some Brooklyn Town Library gear that will help you walk out in style.
World-renowned innovation expert Clayton Christensen gave a powerful speech to the Harvard Business School's graduating class. Drawing upon his business research, he offered a series of guidelines for finding meaning and happiness in life. He used examples from his own experiences to explain how high achievers can all too often fall into traps that lead to unhappiness.
Olivia Donatelli's dream of a "normal" life shattered when her son, Anthony, was diagnosed with autism at age three. Understanding the world from his perspective felt bewildering, nearly impossible. He didn't speak, hated to be touched, almost never made eye contact, and just as Olivia was starting to realize that happiness and autism could coexist, Anthony died.
A latest entry in the best-selling series continues the story of Massachusetts police chief Jesse Stone, whose investigation into a violent series of car thefts is complicated by political pressures, the summer tourist season and the questionable goals of an ambitious PR executive.
This is the autobiography of the deadliest American sniper ever, called "the devil" by the enemies he hunted and "the legend" by his Navy SEAL brothers, between 1999 ‐ 2009, Chris Kyle recorded the most career sniper kills in U.S. military history.