‘Grotesque’ author visits Trumbull Library June 12

Author and photographer Mathew M. Duman will visit the Trumbull Library, 33 Quality St., on Wednesday, June 12, at 6:30 p.m. Duman presents an illustrated lecture showcasing his latest book: The Grotesque 10: Amazing Architectural Sculpture from Ten American Colleges & Universities. Using his original photographs, Mathew explains the use of grotesques and gargoyles on academic buildings from a select … read more

Trumbull Library honors Literary Competition winners

The Library Board of Trustees has announced that 264 writers and poets entered the 41st annual Trumbull Literary Competition. Copies of the winning entries can be found cataloged at both the Trumbull Library and Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Branch Library. A limited number are also available for purchase at the Trumbull Library information desk for $5. The following winners were honored at … read more

Leonard Bernstein, The Rise to Fame at Trumbull Library May 21

In honor of Leonard Bernstein’s 100th birthday, the Trumbull Library, 33 Quality St., presents Leonard Bernstein, The Rise to Fame on Tuesday, May 21, at 6:30 p.m. Bernstein was the most gifted, famous, popular and successful musician produced by America. He was a virtuoso pianist and conductor, a composer of music ranging from Broadway musicals to the classical repertory, an … read more