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Local News for Ashford, Connecticut


Up from the ashes

ASHFORD – Tricia Campero, whose two sons have spent many hours crafting wooden toys, fishing, climbing up rock walls, and gliding along zip lines at the Hole in the Wall Gang Camp, recalled when she and her family learned of… Read the rest of the article on READ MORE.

New to Collection 6/22/21

DVD The blacklist. Season 7. The walking dead seasons 1-9 Scandal seasons 1-5 YA Tell me everything / Sarah Enni Juvenile A Shiloh Christmas / Phyllis Reynolds Naylor Look for the Lorax / Tish Rabe Clementine for Christmas / Daphne Benedis-Grab Molly’s story : a dog’s purpose novel / W. Bruce Cameron About average / READ MORE.

New to Collection 6/15/21

DVD Tales From the Darkside Series Minari Juvenile The Rescuer of Tiny Creatures/ Curtis Manley How to talk Monster / Lynn Plourde What if, Pig?/Linzie Hunter Turtle in a Tree/Neesha Hudson Lucas at the Paralympics/Igor Plohl The froggies do not want to sleep / Adam Gustavson Apple of My Pie/Mika Song Minecraft: Mobs in the READ MORE.

New to Collection 6/8/21

Juvenile Awesome Dog 5000/Justin Dean Shady Baby/Gabrielle Union-Wade & Dwayne Wade The Unicorn Rescue Society: Sasquatch and the Muckleshoot/Adam Gidwitz & Joseph Bruchac The Unicorn Rescue Society: The Creature of the Pines/Adam Gidwitz & Joseph Bruchac Magic and myth : Ireland’s fairy tales / Michael Scott Legends & lore: Ireland’s Folk Tales/Michael Scott Korgi / READ MORE.

New to Collection 6/7/21

Adult While Justice Sleeps by Stacey Abrams The Secret Talker by Geling Yan Goblin by Josh Malerman Creatures of Another Age by Richard Fallon The Only Black Girls in Town by Brandy Colbert Ariadne by Jennifer Saint The Lady has a Past by Amanda Quick Reunion Beach The Free World by Louis Menand If I READ MORE.

Memorial Day Commemoration-click here

Memorial Day 2021 Program There will be no parade this year. TOWN OF ASHFORD MEMORIAL DAY COMMEMORATION MONDAY, MAY 31, 2021, 11:00 A.M. WELCOME: Cathryn E. Silver-Smith, First Selectman INVOCATION: Father Greg Jednaki, St. Philip the Apostle Church PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE Webelos, Pack 92 THE NATIONAL ANTHEM Ashford Choraleers Selections Performed by the Ashford Choraleers READ MORE.

New to collection 5/8/2021

Bhagavad Gita as it is Korean Dreams by Hyun Jin Preston Moon Disney Bedtime Favorites American Tall Tales by Mary Pope Osborne Warriors: Tigerstar & Sasha Escape from the Forest by Erin Hunter The Beader’s Bible by Dorothy Wood Finding Dorothy by Elizabeth Letts Magic Lessons by Alice Hoffman The Wars of America by Robert READ MORE.

From Babcock Library…

Good Morning, Please note the library would never call and request payment for over due items. We would never call and request payment for anything. Please do not pay for any materials that are checked out over the phone! Please let us know if you have any questions. Carolann MacMaster, MLIS Library Director Read the READ MORE.

E.O. Smith H.S.: The Human Rights Club …

The Human Rights Club is extending the non-perishable food drive through the end of this week. If you forgot to bring in items, here is your chance! Donations will go to the Covenant Soup Kitchen Friday afternoon. Right now we are just shy of 200 items – Please donate! Read the article on READ MORE.

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