Authors engage in programming in New Haven

The library programs aim to provide local and regional community members an opportunity to engage with authors and their work in a community setting.

The art of mycology: fungi photos on display

Mycology is the scientific study of fungi. Meg Madden is a local artist with a passion for this science, sparked while out on a hike with her young daughter during March of 2020, the early days of the pandemic lockdown.

Learn about mushrooms and enjoy a walk on Sept. 18

Mushroom expert Meg Madden is back at the Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell to lead another of her popular mushroom exploration walks.

Expert to guide wild mushroom walk

ORWELL — Interested in mushrooms that grow in the wild? On Sunday, Aug. 22, starting at 1 p.m. at Mount Independence State Historic Site in Orwell, join naturalist, mycologist, and professional photographer Meg Madden for a curiosity walk along the hiking … (read more)

Meg Madden’s magnificent mushrooms

When the pandemic locked it all down last March, Meg Madden and her almost 10-year-old daughter, Daisy, started going out into Battell Woods behind their house in Middlebury.  “We got to see the entire forest wake up, species by species,” said Madden, an … (read more)