New players are always welcome - please stop by! Non-instructional; no registration necessary.
Join Tom Roberts, proprietor of Ye Olde Warwick Book Shoppe, for a discussion of an account of the Stonewall Riot and its role in the movement for gay and lesbian rights.
Join the Pretty Committee for an evening of Pinterest fun! This month's project: Book Page Autumn Wreath. Participants need to bring in a piece of decorative ribbon for a bow. The Pretty Committee wil provide the instruction, book page leaves and autumnal embellishments!
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 if 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!
(2005) Starring Joan Plowright and Rupert Friend. Mrs. Palfrey, recently widowed after a long happy marriage, moves into a London residential hotel more lively and elegant on line than in fact. She determines to make the best of it among an odd assortment of people, and she particularly hopes her grandson, a London resident, will visit. When she slips on a walk and is aided by a penniless young writer, she invites him to dine at the Claremont and plays along when her dining mates assume he's her grandson. A friendship develops giving her a companion with whom she can talk about memories and poetry and giving him ideas and support for his writing. But what of her actual family? NR; 1hour, 48min.