“It Happened In Connecticut” with Mike Kachuba

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Join former CT State Troubadour, Mike Kachuba at Meriden Public Library on March 10 at 6:30 pm as he sings about the lesser known people and events that shaped Connecticut history in the program “It Happened In Connecticut”. Hear about Goody Bassett, the witch of Stratford, The Leatherman, Jack Arabus and other heroes and villains. Mike will demonstrate a wide variety of stringed instruments such as the hammered dulcimer, mountain dulcimer, guitar and more in this educational and very entertaining program.

All are welcome to this free program. This program is cosponsored by the Meriden Historical Society and funded by the Historical Society, Friends of the Meriden Public Library and the Meriden Foundation.

Tax Assistance begins January 28

V.I.T.A provides free help to taxpayers who cannot afford professional assistance or who have tax questions. You may call to schedule an appointment or drop in on these specific days and times:

MONDAYS 5:30 – 8:00 February 2 through March 23
WEDNESDAYS 5:30 – 8:00 January 28 through April 15
SATURDAYS 10:00 – 1:00 January 31 through April 11

Call 860-612-3983 Mon-Fri from 8:30 to 4:30 to make an appointment.

We have received the 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ forms.
The IRS has drastically reduced the forms that libraries can get. We suggest that you call the IRS to have forms and instructions mailed to your home, 1-800-829-3676. Or you can visit their website and view and/or print the forms that you need, www.irs.gov/forms-&-pubs. The library can print forms for you but we have to charge our usual fee to do so – $.15 per page.


Meriden Public Library 105 Miller Street, Meriden, CT 06450 Front desk 203.238.2344 Info desk 203.238.2347 Fax 203.238.3647