LIBRARY EVENTS

FOR ADULTS

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NEW BOOKS & AUDIOS

New Books

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Bitter Orange

Author: Claire Fuller
Published: 2018

The Collector’s
Apprentice

Author: Shapiro, B.A.
Published: 2018

Silver Anniversary
Murder

Author: Meier, Leslie
Published: 2018

Star Trek: A
Cultural History

Author: Booker, M. Keith
Published: 2018

New Audio

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Every Breath

Author: Sparks, Nicholas

Published: 2018

Past Tense

Author: Child, Lee

Published: 2018

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Unsheltered

Author: Kingsolver, Barbara
Published: 2018

The Woman in the Window

Author: Hilderbrand, Elin
Published: 2018

NEW DVDs

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Always at the Carlyle

Genre: Documentary
Run time: 92 min.

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Eighth Grade

Genre: Coming of Age
Comedy/Drama

Run time: 94 min.

Revenge

Genre: Drama
Run time: 108 min.

Skyscraper

Genre: Action
Run time: 103 min.

STAFF PICKS

A Lot Like Christmas

Recommended by
a Staff Science
Fiction Reader

The Word Is Murder

Recommended by a
Staff Literary Mystery Reader

Deadly Secrets

Recommended by a Staff
Crime Fiction Reader

The Seven Sisters

Suggested by a Staff
Women’s Fiction Reader

ADULT PROGRAMS

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Adult Coloring

Come on in on Monday nights and enjoy a quiet, meditative time just for you.  From 7-8:30 PM (6-7:30 in the summer) on the Lower Level.  Teens ages 15 and up, also welcome.

Book Clubs

The library has five Adult book discussion groups that meet regularly.  Discussion titles are available to borrow with your library card at the Circulation Desk on the Main Level four weeks before each meeting date. Books are due back on the day/night of the discussion. All readers are always welcome! Often large print and audiobook editions of the book club selections are also available.

Monthly Movie Night

Join us the second Wednesday night of the month for popcorn and a free showing of a newly-released-on-DVD movie on the big screen in the Logan Auditorium. Second showing the following afternoon (Thursday). Check online calendar or monthly newsletter for titles and times.  No registration required; the first 100 people will be admitted.

Movie ratings will vary. This program is primarily intended for adult audiences.

Open Scrabble Play

Stop by for open Scrabble play on Thursday nights.  Play starts promptly at 6:30 PM on the Lower Level (6:00 during the summer). Come alone or bring a friend. We supply the boards. You supply the words!

Author Talks

The library periodically hosts authors speaking about their recent publications.  Some author events require tickets, which are free and generally available two weeks in advance.  Check the calendar for more information about upcoming programs, such as Coffee with Local Authors.

Saturday Morning Writers’ Group

Support group for writers at all stages of the journey. The group meets monthly in the Reading Room on the library’s Main Level, on the second or third Saturday, 10:30-11:30 PM. No meetings in July, August, and December.