Book Hipsters will meet to discuss and suggest books. New members are always welcome.
Join us for a viewing of the new film by Stephen Chboskey. Afterward, Mary Krauze will lead a discussion of The Perks of Being a Wallflower for teens in high school and up. Please read the book prior to this event. Copies are available and on display in the YA Area. Parental permission is required for those under 18. Please ask at the Help Desk for details.
Need help with your study skills? Michelle Cervone-Richards will show you tips and tricks to pass the test and make the grade! Learn better techniques in outlining, note taking, and more. Meets for 3 sessions. Open to grades 6 and up.
NOTE: CORRECT DATE IS OCT. 12, NOT OCT. 5 AS ADVERTISED IN "DIRT" MAGAZINE. CORRECT TIME IS 3:30.
Artist and author Robert Fletcher of New Milford will give a brief introduction to his new book about the farming legacy of High Breeze Farm at Wawayanda State Park. Through his sketches, paintings, and the preserved stories of Luther Barrett, the family's sustainable and self-sufficient lifestyle are presented for today. Original artwork from the book will also be on display.
Poet and Warwick resident Jude Roche offers her musings on her church and her faith. Join her for a reading and discussion of her new book, "Catechism of a Disconnected Catholic." There will be a book signing with copies available for purchase.
Monthly film screening followed by discussion led by Mary Krauze. Share your thoughts on themes, characters, plot, etc. Light refreshments served.
(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.
Students will learn basic Italian vocabulary, phrases and grammar. Italian culture and customs will also be included. Great for the basic conversation necessary for travel.
There will be an opportunity to practice pronunciation and to have fun while learning. Individual practice at home is encouraged. This is a ten-session class; attendance at all sessions is encouraged.