Adult

Monday Afternoon @ the Movies - "The Namesake"

Date: 
Mon, 10/14/2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

(2006) Starring Kal Penn, Tabu and Irrfan Khan.  American-born Gogol, the son of Indian immigrants, wants to fit in among his fellow New Yorkers, despite his family's unwillingness to let go of their traditional ways.  Rated PG-13; 122 min.

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Sustainable Sundays - Gasland II

Date: 
Sun, 05/18/2014 - 1:30pm - 4:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

This film is a follow-up to the Oscar-nominated Gasland.  In this sequel, Josh Fox further explores the dangers of hydraulic fracturing for air, water, human health and climate change, and examines the corrosive influence of gas companies on government agencies and policies.  Discussion will follow the screening.

Programmer/Name Contact: 
Mary Makofske
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Taikoza ~ Japanese Drumming Performance

Date: 
Sun, 05/04/2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens
Children

Join us for an outdoor concert suitable for all ages.  Experience the thunderous rhythms of the ancestral Japanese Taiko drum and and the magical sound of bamboo flutes accompanied by colorful dancers.

This is an outdoor concert and seating is unlimited.  Please bring a lawn chair.   

In calse of inclement weather the perfomance will be in the Community Room and seating will be limited to the 80 people on the registration list.

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Computer Class: Introduction to MS Excel

Date: 
Fri, 10/18/2013 - 11:15am - 12:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Meet the Artists ~ Warwick Art League

Date: 
Thu, 11/21/2013 - 6:00pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult
Teens

Artists from the Warwick Art League will discuss their work which is currently on display in the Community Room.

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Allison's Book Group - "Orange is the New Black" by Piper Kerman

Date: 
Sun, 11/24/2013 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult

With a career, boyfriend, and loving family, Piper Kerman barely resembles the reckless young woman who delivered a suitcase of drug money ten years before. But that past has caught up with her. Sentenced to fifteen months, she is sent to the federal correctional facility in Danbury, Connecticut - one of the millions of people who disapper "down the rabbit hole" of the the American penal system.

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Monday Morning Book Discussion

Date: 
Mon, 11/25/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Monday Morning Book Discussion - "Heft" by Liz Moore

Date: 
Mon, 10/28/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Monday Morning Book Discussion

Date: 
Mon, 09/23/2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Age Group: 
Adult
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Allison's Book Group - "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot

Date: 
Tue, 10/29/2013 - 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Age Group: 
Adult

Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientis know her as HeLa.  She was a poor black tobacco farmer whose cells - taken without her knowledge in 1951 - became one of the most important tools in medicine, vital for develping the polio vaccine, cloning, gene mapping, in-vitro fertilization, and more.  Henrietta's cells have been bought and sold by the billions, yet she remains vitually unknown.  Join Alison Petrus-Wilkins for a discussion of this riveting story of the collision between ethics, race and medicine. 

Books are available at the library for checkout.

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