Middlebury Public Library
101 E. Winslow St., 825-5601
The public is invited to the library Tuesday at 1 p.m. to watch “Unfinished Song.” The comedy-drama is about grumpy Arthur, who honors his recently deceased wife by joining the unconventional local choir.
‘Let’s Talk About It’
The Tuesday “Let’s Talk About It” lecture will be given by Goshen College’s Tom Meyer on the book “In An Antique Land” by Amitav Ghosh. Stop by the library to register. Copies of the book are available at the front desk.
The public is invited to the library Dec. 10 at 7 p.m. to hear a certified health care specialist. The specialist will give a talk and answer questions about signing up for health care through the government’s new health insurance marketplace.
“Babies and Books” sessions take place at the library Thursdays at 11 a.m., “Toddler Time” takes place Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 10 a.m. and “Story Time” programs are scheduled Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 11 a.m. See the Kids homepage on the library’s website for program details.
The week of Dec. 9 is the last week for this fall’s children’s programs.
Syracuse Public Library
115 E. Main St., 457-3022
Food For Fines
Syracuse library staffers are collecting food and household non-perishable items to be distributed among individuals and families through the Syracuse Food Pantry. The value of the food donations can be applied to overdue fines that are owed the library.
This annual event will end Dec. 20. A list of the items requested by pantry personnel is at the library.
“Food for Fines” does not apply to lost or damaged library items.
Teens will meet at the library Tuesday at 5 p.m. to play a board game while snacking and talking about favorite books and movies. Young people in grades six through 12 are invited to the session in the library meeting room.