Levi E. Coe Library

Announcements

Book Returns

•Our outdoor book drops are open for returns
•No fines for overdue books will be added to your card at this time
•Your returned books will be “quarantined “ for 96 hours BEFORE being checked in
•Your books can be returned to any public library in Connecticut

Signing up for programs

It’s easy to sign up for our child/teen/adult programs:

  1. Friend us on Facebook @Levi E. Coe
  2. Look for programs & activities that interest you.
  3. Let us know in the comments you would like to take part in the program.
  4. We will notify you with the details!

 

New Lawn Games Available to Check-Out!

Now available: new lawn games including Giant Checkers, Giant Connect Four, Giant Dominoes, Giant Jenga, Jumbo Foam Dice, Lawn Bowling, Magnetic Darts, Ping Pong, Rubber Horseshoes, and Washer Toss. Perfect for playing indoors when it’s too hot or raining. This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.

Park ‘n Pick Up!

Items can now be returned in our book drops. You may call or email the library to place holds and pick up your items in our upper lobby during open library hours: Monday-Thursday 12 PM-5 PM & Saturday 10 AM -2 PM.

Annual Book Sale

The Levi E. Coe Library’s Book Sale is now open, sponsored by The Friends of Levi Coe Library. The sale this year will be ongoing. Stop in anytime during library hours, Monday-Thursday 12 PM-5 PM, Saturday 10 AM-2 PM. As always, there is something for EVERYONE! Masks and social distancing are required!

Doxie Flip Scanner–Now Available to Check Out

Got Old Photos? Children’s Artwork? Ticket Stubs? Do you want to preserve them for yourself and future generations? Stop by the library and take home our Doxie Flip Scanner. Gather your old photographs and other memorabilia and scan them with the Doxie Flip. The images are saved to an SD card, which you can then import to your home computer. After installing the Doxie software, you can organize your scans, crop, rotate, adjust the color, stitch multiple scans together, and upload to social media or other apps. This project is supported by a grant from the Coginchaug Valley Education Foundation.

Launchpads

Introducing Playaway Launchpads! Pre-Loaded Learning Tablets. Stop by the Children’s Department to play with one while you’re at the library or check one out and bring it home! Choose from All Revved Up! (Transportation for Ages 3-5, Pre K to K), In English! En Espanol! (Spanish for Ages 3-5, Pre K to K), When Pugs Fly! (Animals for Ages 5-7, Grades K-2), Number the Stars! (STEAM for Ages 8-10, Grades 3-5), and Smithsonian: All Things Animal!  (English Language Arts for Ages 8-10, Grades 3-5). Thank you to Elise Weronik for her generous donation.

Box Tops for Education

Got Box Tops? Drop them off at either the Adult or Children’s desk. We’ll split them among Brewster, John Lyman, & Memorial Schools. Thank you! You’ve donated over $30 in box tops for this school year!