Family Read Time - read the award-winning book "The Invention of Hugo Cabret" by Brian Selznick. This program is for children in Grades 3-5 with an adult. Read the book together at home and come to the Library on Weds. evening Nov. 6 at 6:45 for a discussion about the story and its characters. Return on Friday, Nov. 8 at 6:00pm to watch the movie and have some pizza. Is it true that the book is always better than the movie?
Join us to learn about the countless treasures of the Renaissance and Baroque periods; the artists Michelangelo, Raphael, Caravaggio and Bernini; the architectural wonders of the Colosseum and the Forum; the stunning artifacts left behind in Pompeii and Herculaneum after the explosion of Mt. Vesuvius.
Many of us studied Spanish in high school, but few have taken the leap to begin speaking it. These classes will give you the practice and confidence to take that step. This program is comprised of six classes (November 6, 13, and 20, December 4 and 11); attendance at all sessions is encouraged.
Get the most from your point-and-shoot digital camera - learn about lighting, motion, composition and more. A digital camera is required for this class. Please bring the camera's manual, memory card, and extra batteries. This is a two-session program (November 9 and 16).
"Save Send Delete" is a true story. It's the story of a long-distance, emailed debate about God, and a love affair between a New Jersey college professor and a prominent athiest. There will be a short reading from the book followed by discussion. Copies of the book will be available for signing by the author and for purchase.
Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Joel Edgerton, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan. A Midwestern war veteran finds himself drawn to the past and lifestyle of his millionaire neighbor. Rated PG-13; 143 min. (2013)
Starring Kate Winslet, Hugh Boneville and Judi Dench. True story of the lifelong romance between novelist Iris Murdoch and her husband, John Bayley, from their student days through her battle with Alzheimer's disease. Rated R; 91 min. (2001)