Adult

From Jazz to Soul with SilverFox

Date: 
Fri, 02/07/2014 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Rhonda Denet and the SilverFox Duo invite you on a musical journey from the time when the "First Lady of Song", Ella Fitzgerald graced the stage to when the "Queen of Soul", Aretha Franklin ruled the airways.

*Made possible by generous funding from the Albert Wisner Public Library Foundation*

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TEDx Conference ~ Changing the Way We Eat

Date: 
Sat, 03/01/2014 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "Gosford Park"

Date: 
Mon, 12/30/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Maggie Smith, Ryan Phillipe, Helen Mirren, Derek Jacobi and Emily Watson (2001).  A multiple story-lined drama set in 1932, showing the lives of upstairs guests and downstairs servants at a pary in a country house in England.  Rated R; 137 min.

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "The Whale Rider"

Date: 
Mon, 12/23/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Keisha Castle-Hughes, Rawiri Paratene and Vicky Haughton (2002). A contemporary story of love, rejection, and triumph as a young Maori girl fights to fulfill a destiny her grandfather refuses to recognize.  Rated PG-13; 101 min.

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Monday Afternoon @ the Movies - "Much Ado About Nothing"

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

Starring Alex Denisof, Amy Acker and Franz Franz (2013).  A modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic comedy about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words.  Rated PG-13; 109 min.

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "Emperor"

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

Starring Matthew Fox, Colin Moy and Tommy Lee Jones (2012)  As the Japanese surrender at the end of WWII, General Fellers is tasked with deciding if Emperor Hirohito will be hanged as a war criminal. Influencing his ruling is his quest to find Aya, an exchane student he met years earlier in the U.S.  Rated PG-13; 105 min.

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - " Born to Be Wild"

Date: 
Mon, 12/02/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Birute Galdikas, Daphne Sheldrick and Morgan Freeman (narrator).  The extraordinary tale of two extraordinary women on opposite sides of the globe, both devoting their lives to saving, and reintroducing into the wilderness, orphaned orangutans and elephants.  Rated G; 40 min.

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Monday Afternoon at the Movies - "JFK"

Date: 
Mon, 11/25/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Starring Kevin Costner, Gary Oldman and Jack Lemmon (1991). A New Orleans DA discovers there's more to the  Kennedy assassination than the official story. Rated R; 189 min.

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Ancient Egypt: Gift of the Nile

Date: 
Thu, 01/23/2014 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Anthropologist and photographer Barry Kass will take you on a fascinating journey back in time to the land of the ancient Egyptians.  Vividly illustrated with photographs.

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Meet Artist George Held

Date: 
Sat, 06/14/2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
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