Clark Memorial Library

538 Amity Road

Bethany, CT 06524


Greetings from Clark!

Unfortunately tonight’s program about Pablo Neruda has been cancelled. We will reschedule it for the fall.  Our apologies!



ON SATURDAY JULY 26:  1 p.m. not 6:30 p.m.






12 Adult Atom

Starting June 18 adults win prizes by submitting book reviews to our Table of Literary Elements and by attending any one of our programs.  Each time you attend a program you may enter our monthly raffle for a summer reading basket.  Raffle drawings are held Wednesdays June 25, July 30, and August 27.  Each time you submit a book review, you are entered into a drawing for a 32 GB Google Nexus 7” Tablet.  Drawing for the tablet will be on the last Wednesday of August.  Sponsored by Friends of the Bethany Library and Laticrete.


Spark Book Oval


Teens may win prizes by completing any five of ten Spark a Reaction activities found in the library’s special matchbook. Pick five of the ten activities to do, win a prize and be entered into a drawing for a $50 Amazon gift card. Open to people 13 – 18 years of age. Pick up the Spark a Reaction matchbook at the library. Activities must be completed by August 16.



Robot and Girl


It is Fizz, BOOM, Read time for kids.  Children may register for our original summer reading game designed by Children’s Librarian Dorothy Esparo.  Upon registration participants receive a game piece.  With each visit to the library participants take a turn moving around the game board and taking on fun challenges.  Game finishers receive a knapsack full of goodies. Sponsored by Laticrete.