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Pequot Library Association

AKA  Pequot Library
Southport, CT
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Basic Organization Information

Pequot Library Association
Also Known As: Pequot Library
Physical Address: Southport, CT 06890 
EIN: 06-0672790
Web URL: www.pequotlibrary.org 
NTEE Category: B Educational Institutions
B70 Libraries, Library Science
A Arts, Culture, and Humanities
A61 Performing Arts Centers
B Educational Institutions
B92 Remedial Reading, Reading Encouragement
Year Founded: 1889 
Ruling Year: 1950 
How This Organization Is Funded: Town of Fairfield, Connecticut - $350,000
Investment Income - $323,217
Contributions & Grants - $249,452


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Mission Statement

Bringing Literature, Music, Art, Science & the Humanities to our Community Our mission extends far beyond most traditional lending libraries. Pequot Library is housed in a historic building, framed by a Great Lawn, and located on over three acres in the charming village of Southport in Fairfield, CT. A small gem to be discovered, Pequot Library is a vibrant programming library where patrons arrive for high-impact cultural events and leave enriched and inspired. Experience award-winning, professional musical performances in the prized acoustic of the auditorium/concert hall (which is perhaps the finest performance venue of its size in the region) and discover distinctive exhibitions in The Perkin Gallery. We integrate Pequot’s nationally significant Special Collections, local artists’ work, and renowned traveling displays from partnering institutions, on display free and open to everyone. Enjoy stimulating public programs: Meet best-selling Authors, explore important Issues of the Day with recognized experts, and view thought- provoking films and documentaries. More than 19,750 individuals of all ages are educated and entertained by more than 375 programs each year. Pequot Library Brings Culture to Life!

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Fiscal Year Starting: July 1, 2012
Fiscal Year Ending: June 30, 2013

Total Revenue $1,274,442
Total Expenses $1,272,198

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Mrs. Martha Lord, Ed.D.

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Martha is currently serving as the Executive Director at the Pequot Library in Southport, CT. Prior to that, Martha was the Interim Executive Director of the Big Apple Circus, Brooklyn, NY, the Interim Head of School at The Country School, Madison, CT, Head of School at Lowcountry Preparatory School, Pawleys Island, SC and Associate Head/CFO at GFA. Prior to getting into the not-for-profit world, Martha was the founding principal of Lord, Gates, & Associates, an organizational development consulting firm and spent her early career as a commercial banker. Martha has a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University, a M.S. in Financial Management from Fairfield University, and a Doctor of Education from California Coast University. Martha serves on the Board of Trustees of Greens Farms Academy, Westport, CT and the Board of Deacons of the Greenfield Hill Church, Fairfield, CT. She and her husband Don live in Fairfield.

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Meet the Author, B.A. Shapiro, adults Meet the Author, Jr., Bob Shea, children

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“New Duke” Brian Torff leads eight-piece band of Fairfield university jazz professors, adults

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Fetch! Club--Science Fun @ Your Library

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Paintings in the Perkin Gallery, all ages

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Pequot Library is a: • Vibrant programming library where patrons arrive for high-impact cultural events and leave educated, entertained and enriched (Meet the Author, Issues of the Day, Exhibitions, and more). • Top rated acoustical music venue hosting a broad range of genres along with promoting youth educational programs. • Warm and welcoming cornerstone of our community hosting annual family events (Valentine Candy Making, 4th of July Bike Parade, Halloween Party and Holiday Caroling and Open House and more). • Community partner hosting over 30 not-for-profit organizations’ key events (Aspetuck Land Trust, CT Audubon Society, Fairfield Public Schools, Near and Far Aid, Wakeman Boys and Girls Club, Westport Arts Center, etc.). …with a well deserved following among: young families, educated and inquisitive adults, senior citizens, music enthusiasts, artists and art lovers, rare book and manuscript scholars, and seekers of exceptional programming.
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