LIBRARY EVENTS

FOR ADULTS

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NEW BOOKS & AUDIOS

New Books

The Bear and the Nightingale

Author: Arden, Katherine
Published: 2017

Man on the Run

Author: Weber, Carl
Published: 2017

Shadow Warriors of WWII

Author: Gordon, Thomas
Published: 2017

Hey Harry, Hey Matilda

Author: Hulin, Rachel
Published: 2017

New Audio

Lucky Boy

Author: Sekaran, Shanthi
Published: 2017

The Sleepwalker

Author: BohjalianChris
Published: 2017

 Below the Belt

Author: Woods, Stuart
Published: 2017

 

Hamilton: The Revolution

Author: Miranda, Lin-Manuel
Published: 2016

NEW DVDs

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La La Land

Genre: Romance/Musical
Run time: 128min.

Kevin Hart: What Now?

Genre: Comedy
Run time: 96 min.

Arrival

Genre: SciFi/Drama
Run time: 116 min.

Moonlight

Genre: Urban Drama
Run time: 111 min.

STAFF PICKS

My Sister’s Grave
(Also in Large Print)

Suggested by
Staff Thriller Readers

Mission Hill
(Also in Large Print)

Recommended by
Staff Mystery Readers

A Little Life

Recommended by
Staff Literary Fiction Readers

Behind Closed Doors
(Also in Large Print)

Suggested by Staff
Marriage Thriller Readers

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 on the Lower Level.  Teens ages 16 and up, welcome.

Book Clubs

The library has five Adult book discussion groups that meet regularly.  Discussion titles are available for check out at the main circulation desk four weeks before each meeting date. These titles are due back on the night of their discussion.  All readers are always welcome!

Monthly Movie Night

Join us the second Wednesday of the month for popcorn and a showing of a newly-released-on-DVD movie on the big screen in Logan Auditorium. Second showing the following day (Thursday). Check the calendar 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 PM on the lower level. 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.

Saturday Morning Writers’ Group

A 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 am.