Adult

Family Read Time

Date: 
Wed, 11/06/2013 - 6:45pm - 7:30pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Children

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?

You must attend both parts of this program.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Nancy Hanson
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Art History Book Club - "Luncheon of the Boating Party" by Susan Vreeland

Date: 
Tue, 11/12/2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

This delightful novel explores the setting and people that came together to inspire Renoir's great masterpiece.  The program will combine a slide show lecture with a book discussion. 

Books will be available October 14.

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Art History of Italy for Travellers (including Armchair)

Date: 
Tue, 10/22/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

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.

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Spanish Language with Julia Calderon

Date: 
Wed, 10/23/2013 - 6:15pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

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.

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Take Your Best Shot - Photography with Nancy Lenore

Date: 
Sat, 11/09/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

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).

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Choosing the Right College

Date: 
Wed, 10/30/2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Choose the right college for you! Joshua Marber, admissions counselor, will show you all the tips and tricks you need to get the most from your college visits and more!  Open to teens and parents.

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"Save Send Delete" ~ Danusha Goska Book Signing

Date: 
Thu, 10/24/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

"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.

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "The Straight Story"

Date: 
Mon, 09/23/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Sissy Spacek and Joseph Carpenter.  An old man makes a long journey by tractor to mend his relationship with an ill brother.  Rated G; 112 min.  (1999)

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "The Great Gatsby"

Date: 
Mon, 09/16/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:12pm
Age Group: 
Adult

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)

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "Iris"

Date: 
Mon, 09/09/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

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)

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