The Artful Dickens: Virtual Event with London Author John Mullan

Online (Zoom)

Discover the tricks of a literary master in this essential guide to the fictional world of Charles Dickens. From Pickwick to Scrooge, Copperfield to Twist, how did Dickens find the perfect names for his characters? What was Dickens's favourite way of killing his characters? When is a Dickens character most likely to see a ghost? […]

May Dreadful Doodles

Online (Zoom 2-Kids and Teens) CT

Open to teens in Grades 5-12. Let’s draw together…poorly. Bring your own writing paper and pen or pencil. Miss Marisa will tell you (poorly) how to draw something (she won’t show what it was until the end). Registration required for Zoom link. How do I sign up? Register with a phone and email address someone regularly […]

Winning Independence: Virtual Author Event with John Ferling

Online (Zoom)

From celebrated historian John Ferling, the underexplored history of the second half of the Revolutionary War, when, after years of ­fighting, American independence often seemed beyond reach. It was 1778, and the recent American victory at Saratoga had netted the U.S a powerful ally in France. Many, including General George Washington, presumed France’s entrance into the war […]