Adult

Lewis Woodlands: Then and Now with Dr. Richard Hull

Date: 
Thu, 04/30/2015 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Contact: 
Gert Galligan 986-8611 or Jane Hamburger 987-8289
Age Group: 
Adult
Teen

Warwick historian Dr. Richard Hull will provide a virtual tour of the Woodlands in its glory days and insights into the recently-acquired Village Park, Lewis Woodlands.
This lecture will be held at the Warwick Historical Society's A.W. Buckbee Center located at 2 Colonial Avenue, Warwick.

Room set-up


             
[ Registration Required ]
Registration Note:
Registration for this event is through the Library.

Science Book Club reads "My Stroke of Insight" by Jill Bolte Taylor

Date: 
Wed, 05/20/2015 -
11:00am to 1:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

In four hours, Harvard-trained brain researcher Dr. Jill Bolte Taylor watches her brain deteriorate. "We have a problem," she alerts herself, "Get help!" As the stroke in her left hemisphere shuts down all "brain chatter," she becomes "a helpless infant in a 37 year old woman"s body." And yet she feels euphoric.

Room set-up


             
[ Registration Required ]

Monday Afternoon @ the Movies - "Still Alice"

Date: 
Mon, 06/29/2015 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

A linguistics professor and her family find their bonds tested when she is diagnosed with Early-onset Alzheimer's Disease. Starring Julianne Moore, Alex Baldwin and Kristen Stewart. Rated PG-13; 101 min.

Room set-up


             
[ Registration Required ]

Monday Afternoon @ the Movies - "A Most Wanted Man"

Date: 
Mon, 06/22/2015 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

A Chechen Muslim illegally immigrates to Hamburg, where he gets caught in the international war on terror. Starring Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Rachael McAdams and Wilem Dafoe. Rated R; 122 min.

Room set-up


             
[ Registration Required ]

Monday Afternoon @ the Movies - "This Is Where I Leave You"

Date: 
Mon, 05/18/2015 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

When their father passes away, four grown siblings are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and might-have-beens. Starring Tina Fey, Jason Bateman and Jane Fonda. Rated R; 103 min.
Discussion and refreshments will follow screening; all are welcome.

Room set-up


             
[ Registration Required ]

Monday Afternoon @ the Movies - "Foxcatcher"

Date: 
Mon, 06/08/2015 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm
Contact: 
Contact: Help Desk @ 986-1047, ext. 3 or warref@rcls.org
Age Group: 
Adult

The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul - a union that leads to unlikely circumstances. Starring Steve Carell, Chanum Tating and Mark Ruffalo. Rated R; 129 min.

Room set-up


             
[ Registration Required ]

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Adult