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Survey and Forums: Bringing Together People and Ideas for the Future of Russell Library

Are you a fan of Russell Library on Broad Street? From Patricia Tully, Wes Librarian:

Bringing Together People and Ideas for the Future of Russell Library


Wednesday, October 10 at 6:00pm, and

Saturday, November 10 at 9:00am

Russell Library, 123 Broad Street, Hubbard Room

Russell Library is Middletown’s public library, offering a wide variety of resources, services and programs to the the city’s residents including the Wesleyan community.  This fall Russell Library is developing a strategic plan, and Library Director Art Meyers is seeking input from the community:

When people and ideas come together this fall to participate in Russell Library’s planning project, good things will happen for the Library and for all of Middletown.   Everyone who cares about Middletown and Russell Library can be part of the Library’s planning project. You and your ideas are welcome because those ideas will shape the future. 

190 High St. Accepting Book Donations

From Isabelle Gauthier ’14:

Want to get the semester’s old books off your hands?

Drop off your old books to add to the collection at the University Organizing Center, at 190 High! There is a great selection of books in the backroom, always open to anyone to look through. Help build this collection! And skip the line at Broadstreet. Drop off in cardboard box at the UOC.

Date: now till wheneva
Place: UOC, 190 High Street
Cost: nothing, but you won’t be getting your token ~$4 per book back either

First Tuesday Poetry at Broad Street

On the first Tuesday of every month, Broad Street Books hosts a featured poet followed by an open mic starting at 7:00pm. Our featured poets for April 5th are a selection of Riverwood Poets!

Info on Riverwood poetry here. Specific event info here. Come help us celebrate National Poetry Month!

  • Date: Tomorrow! April 5th
  • Time: 7 p.m.
  • Place: Broad Street

Also– J-Cherry Presents every 1st, 3rd, and 5th Tuesday night at 6:30 PM on 88.1 FM WESU to hear from local artists from across all genres. Tune in tomorrow to hear an interview with our featured poet!