Every Thursday, 7-8 p.m. Historical Room Research
On these nights, a member of the Suffield Historical Society is available to help with Suffield research in the Historical Room. Bring a specific question, or no question at all. Appointments available upon request.
Saturday, April 30, 1-3 p.m. Yarn and Craft Exchange
A yarn and craft exchange will take place in the upper lobby and Main Street entrance lobby. Please bring clean craft and yarn supplies in good condition. This is an opportunity to recycle extra supplies and unfinished projects. Put all donations in sealed, clear plastic bags. Please do not bring opened paint, solvents or glue. One does not need to donate items in order to participate. No money is involved in the exchange. Please bring your own tote bag for carrying your new materials home.
Wednesday, May 4, 7-8 p.m. Connecticut’s Masterpieces – Amazing Art in your Backyard – Zoom Program
This program is proof that you don’t have to get on a plane to see historical masterpieces. Kayla Fearn, art lover, art history major and staff member at the Kent Memorial Library, offers a look at five Connecticut museums that hold artwork by some of the most well-known artists and a few hidden gems. This is an hour-long zoom presentation. Funded by The Friends of KML
Thursday, May 5, 7-8 p.m. Who’s Lived in Your House? – Zoom Program
Bryna O’Sullivan of Charter Oak Genealogy will teach attendees how to trace the history of a historic home including information on how to access Connecticut Land Records. Discover how to build a timeline of the home’s ownership and story through maps, photos, local histories and more.
Monday, May 9, 7 p.m. History Program with a Distinguished Native American Scholar – Zoom & In-Person
Please see detailed article on this page.
Thursday, May 12, 7 -8:30 p.m. Baseball Trivia
Enjoy an evening of Baseball Trivia and compete for prizes. The gathering will take place on Thursday, May 12 at 7 p.m. The contest will be led by Karl Cicitto of SABR (Society for American Baseball Research). There will be 2 rounds. One round will focus on the completed 2021 season; the other will be about the 2022 season. Expect surprises. Suitable for baseball fans of any level of expertise. Prizes, food, fun! Batter up! Funded by The Friends of KML
Tuesday, May 17, 10 a.m. -1 p.m. Hypertension Screening Clinic
May is Hypertension Awareness Month. Hypertension or high blood pressure can lead to severe complications and increases the risk of heart disease, stroke and death if left unmanaged. Stop by to have your blood pressure check-up and learn what your numbers mean. This is your chance to enter a raffle to win an automatic blood pressure monitor for home use. This event is at no cost to you. No insurance card is needed. No registration required.
Thank you to Phelps Fund for sponsoring this clinic.
Monday, May 23, 7-8:30 p.m. Writing Group – meeting at the Marble Table
The Writing Group is open to all writers of any genre. We meet the fourth Monday of the month, September thru June. Come learn, critique and enjoy the creative experience.