Artist Fran Cox will use images from art throughout history to explain how artists moved through realism to abstraction and how collage is a natural outgrowth of that process. Abstraction can then be seen as a language anyone can learn to read.
A down-on-her-luck woman, desperate to provide care for her daughter, moves in with her father-in-law, from whom she is estranged. Through time they learn to forgive each other and heal old wounds. Starring Jennifer Lopez, Morgan Freeman, Robert Redford. 2005; PG-13; 108 min
Discussion will follow the film and refreshments will be served. All are welcome.
Come learn how you can save money on your utitlity bills and make your home safer and more comfortable. Meridith Nierenberg of RUPCO's Green Jobs-Green NY program will present energy tips for the upcoming heating season, as well as info on residential energy efficiency and renewable energy programs offered by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA). Bill Makofske, the Energize Warwick energy coach, will describe the homeowner technical services that Sustainable Warwick offers to complement the NYSERDA programs.
Afghan-American Nadia Hashimi's literary debut novel is a searing tale of powerlessness, fate, and the freedom to control one's own fate that combines the cultural flavor and emotional resonance of the works of Khaled Hosseini, Jhumpa Lahiri, and Lisa See.
The Friends of the Library invite you to a celebration of the new Library's 5th Anniversary! Join us for a wine and cheese reception, a silent auction of artwork inspired by the love of reading, and live music.
Tickets are $25 in advance; $30 at the door; cash or check only. Reserve online or call the Help Desk at 986-1047, ext. 3. Payment may be dropped off at the Help Desk; checks (payable to Friends of the Library) may be dropped off or mailed to: Friends of the Library, One McFarland Drive, Warwick, NY 10990.