Computer Sessions on Saturday

If you are looking for some help on you computer, tablet or e-reader, come in to see Bryn on Saturday between 11-2. Call (860)228-9312 to book a half an hour appointment.

Part-Time Library Assistant I

The Douglas Library of Hebron seeks a patron-centered, technologically savvy individual that can work independently and with others. This position requires the ability to answer questions in person, on the phone and though digital means. The Library Assistant I will need to interact with all age levels, be able to perform circulation functions using an automated system, shelve library materials and maintain shelf order. Must be comfortable with MS Office and have basic database knowledge.   Those candidates with a background working with children or experience with programming for children will be highly considered. Requires a high school diploma or equivalent; relevant work experience preferred. Starting wage is 10.60 per hour. Nights and Saturdays a must. 10-19 hours a week. Please send a completed town application and a letter of interest and resume to the Town Manager, Town of Hebron, 15 Gilead Street, Hebron, CT 06248 by October 17, 2014. EOE

Town of Hebron application: http://hebronct.com/employment

Book Discussion on October 1st

Join us for a new Book Discussion! Wednesday, October 1st at 7pm. We will be discussing the book, ‘Calling Invisible Women’ by Jeanne Ray.

A little bit about the book from GoodReads …

A mom in her early fifties, Clover knows she no longer turns heads the way she used to, and she’s only really missed when dinner isn’t on the table on time. Then Clover wakes up one morning to discover she’s invisible–truly invisible. She panics, but when her husband and son sit down to dinner, nothing is amiss. Even though she’s been with her husband, Arthur, since college, her condition goes unnoticed. Her friend Gilda immediately observes that Clover is invisible, which relieves Clover immensely–she’s not losing her mind after all!–but she is crushed by the realization that neither her husband nor her children ever truly look at her.  She was invisible even before she knew she was invisible.
Clover discovers that there are other women like her, women of a certain age who seem to have disappeared.  As she uses her invisibility to get to know her family and her town better, Clover leads the way in helping invisible women become recognized and appreciated no matter what their role.  Smart and hilarious, with indomitable female characters, Calling Invisible Women will appeal to anyone who has ever felt invisible.
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Hebron, CT 06248

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Library Hours

Monday: 12:00-8:00
Tuesday: 10:00-8:00
Wednesday: 12:00-8:00
Thursday: 10:00-8:00
Friday: 12:00-6:00
Saturday: 10:00-3:00
Sunday: Closed

Douglas Library

2014 Holiday Closings

Monday, October 13
Tuesday, November 11
Thursday, November 27
Friday, November 28
Thursday, December 25
Friday, December 26