DREAM ON explores whether the optimistic spirit of the American Dream that Alexis de Tocqueville observed in 1831 is alive and well in the 21st century, or whether George Carlin was right when he famously quipped "It's called the American Dream because you have to be asleep to believe it."
Community discussion, facilitated by Mary Krauze, will follow the screening. All are invited!
This program is designed for anyone who would like to learn basic Spanish. Students will be guided using a conversational method, constant pair and group work allowing students to learn in a meaningful and natural way.
"The Invitation" - A play told through monologues by school children. The theme is kindness and connection, and through these stories we are able to see our differences and similarities. A Q & A will follow with refreshments. For families of children 4th grade and up. Register beginning Sept. 10 online or at any desk.
Please Don't Bite the Baby (and Please Don't Chase the Dogs) chronicles certified professional dog trainer Lisa Edwards’ endearing and entertaining journey to ensure that her household survives and thrives when she introduces her son to her motley pack of animals. As Lisa knows all too well, the dog/child relationship is simultaneously treasured, misunderstood, and sometimes feared. In a twist, Lisa's dog training techniques inevitably seep into how she navigates her first year with baby to mixed but enlightening results.
Meet Ove. He’s a curmudgeon—the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse. People call him “the bitter neighbor from hell.” But must Ove be bitter just because he doesn’t walk around with a smile plastered to his face all the time?
Join us for a panel discussion with local teens as they share their experiences growing up online. Our teen panel will offer insights and perspectives of the digital world and share some of their concerns, challenges, and solutions dealing with screen time.