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Museum Passes

Passses are checked out for 2 days. 1 pass per family. No renewals. Read each pass carefully for admission rules. Not all passes give free admission*. Passes are $1 per day overdue fines. Replacement fees for passes vary.

Beardsley Zoo Pass--( Free admission for up to 2 adults and 4 children. Limited to 1 family per day.

Connecticut's Old State House Pass--( Free admission for up to 2 adults and 2 children. It cannot be used for special events, group admission, or after-hour events. Ample parking is available in a nearby garage (State Street South Parking Garage). Visitors should bring their garage tickets to the Old State House to be stamped, so visitors will only pay $5 to park for the entire day.

CT State Parks & Forests Day Pass--This pass is used to cover the cost of parking at state parks and forests where there is an established parking charge. The pass can also be used to cover the admission fee for 2 adults and 4 children at state historical sites and exhibit centers at Dinosaur, Fort Trumbull, and Gillette Castle State Parks. For directions and hours of operation, visit the No Child Left Inside website :

*Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk Pass--( $2 off combination ticket (Aquarium & Daytime IMAX). Good for up to 6 people. Cannot be combined with other offers.

*Mystic Aquarium Pass --( Save $5 off admission for up to four people. This includes adults, seniors, and children. Good on general admission only. Pass may only be used once per day.

New Britain Museum of American Art--( Free admission for any four people. One adult must accompany children under the age of 16. Pass is valid for general admission only. Additional fees may apply to special exhibitions, events, and programs. Library pass cannot be used for Docent-led tours.

New Haven Museum--( Free admission for up to 4 people.

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art Pass--( Free general museum admission for 2 adults and 2 children through age 17. Children age 12 and younger are free. The pass may not be applied towards group tours or group reservations. During fundraisers, a fee applies. Limit to one visit per day.


Children’s Room Storytime

Storytime runs Wednesday mornings at 10:30 AM during the school year. Come in and enjoy some great children’s stories and some great company. Registration is required. For more information or to register, please call the Children’s Room at 860-349-3857 x2.


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Items Of Special Interest

Library Board Meetings

The trustees of the Levi E. Coe Libary Association meet the first Tuesday of every month. Meetings begin at 7:00 PM in Library Hall.

The Book Sale

Paperback book sale the first Saturday in May. Regular book sale coming April 4th & 5th 2014. Also, stop by our upper lobby and visit our ongoing book sale: hard covers, paperbacks, and DVDs!

Art Exhibits

Local artists, area schools, and members of the Middletown Art Guild display their works through-out the library. A new display is featured each month.


The downstairs display case and bulletin board is now open to artists of all ages that wish to display their work. Contact the Children's Room at 349-3857 ext. 2 to reserve a time.