Friday, January 12, 2018

Upcoming Event: Women in Leadership- Focus on Health

Upcoming Event: Women in Leadership- Focus on Health, featuring Dermatologist Dr. Kim Nichols
Wednesday, January 24th, 2018, at 7:30 PM
Perrot Memorial Library

Perrot invites you to begin 2018 with a focus on health. Dr. Kim Nichols, board-certified dermatologist and founding director of NicholsMD in Greenwich, will join us to discuss how our skin changes as we age, measures we can take to protect it, and warning signs of problems. Dr. Nichols has been featured on The Dr. Oz Show, CBS New York, News Channel 12, and in Women's Health magazine.

Monday, January 08, 2018

Children's Winter/Spring Program Lottery/Program Openings

Registration cards for our Winter/Spring 2018 children's programs were mailed back today! If you don't receive your card in the next few days, please call us (203-637-8802).

Also, we still have room in our 2s and 3s Together, Fun for 4s and 5s, Stuff & Nonsense (K/Grade 1) and Spotlight programs (Grades 2/3). Please call us if you are interested in signing up!

Friday, January 05, 2018

New Premium Museum Pass- The Frick Collection

NEW premium museum pass at Perrot- the Frick Collection in NYC. Borrow our pass for 3 days to get free museum admission for 2 adults.

Internationally recognized as a premier museum and research center, The Frick Collection is known for its distinguished Old Master paintings and outstanding examples of European sculpture and decorative arts. The collection was assembled by the Pittsburgh industrialist Henry Clay Frick (1849–1919) and is housed in his former residence on Fifth Avenue. One of New York City’s few remaining Gilded Age mansions, it provides a tranquil environment for visitors to experience masterpieces by artists such as Bellini, Rembrandt, Vermeer, Gainsborough, Goya, and Whistler. The museum opened in 1935 and has continued to acquire works of art since Mr. Frick’s death. 

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Part-time Job Opening in Youth Services Department

Job Opening for Part-Time Library Clerk in Youth Services Department

Perrot Library is seeking a part-time employee for our busy Youth Services Desk. Duties include: answering the phone, checking books in and out using the library’s automated circulation system, some collection development, and reference service (helping parents and children find library materials). Some experience with computers desirable. Friendly service orientation and a love of children and books are essential. Up to fifteen hours per week, including rotating weekends. Starting salary is $13.39 per hour. Application period closes on 1/16/18. Applications must be submitted via the Town of Greenwich website.

Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Adult Wing Roof Replacement

The project to replace the 90-year-old slate roof on the Adult Wing of the library begins today, January 2nd. The scaffolding company will enclose the exterior completely around the building with protected openings for the public entrances and the book drop. The bicycle rack is temporarily relocated to the grass area near the mailbox. Please use caution when walking near the scaffolded area. Thank you for your understanding!