Movie Night at the Library

We will present a G, PG, or PG-13 movie on the big screen on the 4th Tuesday night of the month at 6:30 PM.
Everyone is invited, but we ask that children under 13 be accompanied by an adult. Free!
Limited seating, first-come, first-seated. Doors open at 6 PM.

Assistive Listening devices are available and presentation is T-Coil enabled.  Open captioning for the film will be provided upon request.  Please make the request a week prior to the movie by calling 421-1212.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014
6:30 PM
Main Library Theater
Free admission
Limited seating. First-come, first-seated.
Doors open at 6 PM.

The king of all monsters returns in this Warner Bros./Legendary Pictures production starring Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Elizabeth Olsen & Bryan Cranston.

Warner Bros.; Directed by Gareth Edwards.
2013; Rated PG-13; 123 minutes

Arsenic and Old Lace
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
6:30 PM

Main Library Theater
Free admission
Limited seating. First-come, first-seated.
Doors open at 6 PM.

Arsenic and Old Lace is director Frank Capra's spin on the classic Joseph Kesselring stage comedy, which concerns the sweet old Brewster sisters beloved for their many charitable acts. One charity which the ladies don't advertise is their ongoing effort to permit lonely bachelors to die--by serving said bachelors elderberry wine spiked with arsenic.  Enjoy this Cary Grant classic on the big screen.

Warner Bros. Directed by Frank Capra.
1944; black & white; Not Rated; 118 minutes.

MARK YOUR 2014 CALENDARS for upcoming Movie Nights @ the Library!

November 25, 2014
Special Date: Third Tuesday: December 16, 2014

Crocheted Rag Rug Workshop
3-Part Workshop on 3 consecutive Friday afternoons in November

Friday, November 7, 2014 at 2-4 pm
Friday, November 14, 2014 at 2-4 pm
Friday, November 21, 2014 at 2-4 pm
Advanced Registration Required:
Please call 421-1200 ext. 2104 to register.

Make a circular crocheted rag rug in this free 3-part workshop. Classes meet 2:00-4:00 pm, Friday November 7, 14, and 21. Participants must be able to attend all 3 classes. Advanced registration is required and class size is limited. Basic knowledge of crochet is helpful. Participants must provide at least 5 continuous yards of cotton fabric. All other supplies are provided.

1-on-1 Help with Ebooks
Saturdays from 2-4 PM
Art, Music & Media or Business, Science & Technology
ASK HERE desks
Main Library; 2nd Floor

Get help using the OverDrive app on your phone, tablet, laptop, or eReader to enjoy free ebooks and downloadable audiobooks from the library.  This walk-in help is offered EVERY SATURDAY, no appointment necessary.  We also offer help at other times by appointment by calling Nancy at 421-1212 or Chuck at 421-1215.  In Art, Music & Media, we can also help with other digital loan services, including hoopla for movies and Freegal for music downloads.

Craft Cafe craftcafe
Thursday, October 9, 2014
6:30-8:30 PM

Main Library
Business, Science & Technology Meeting Room

Want to get crafty? Bring your project to the library and enjoy crafting, coffee and conversation. All crafters and projects are welcome: scrapbooking, crocheting, beading, paper arts ... anything creative! Craft Cafe meets the 2nd Thursday of each month. For more information, contact the Art, Music & Media department at 421-1210 or

Upcoming Craft Cafe Nights:  November 13 and December 11

Also not to be missed:

Our schedule of ongoing Musical Performances.

And our exhibits: View the Jeffrey R. Krull Gallery schedule

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