EVENTS

Movie Night at the Library

We will present a G, PG, or PG-13 movie on the big screen of our theater 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.

Annie
Tuesday, April 28, 2015
6:30 PM
Main Library Theater
Free admission
Limited seating. First-come, first-seated.
Doors open at 6 PM.

Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan. But everything's about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and New York mayoral candidate Will Stacks makes a thinly-veiled campaign move and takes her in.

Columbia Pictures; Directed by Will Gluck
Stars Jamie Foxx & Quvenzhané Wallis
2014; Rated PG; 118 minutes


Unbroken
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
6:30 PM
Main Library Theater

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

Angelina Jolie directs this true-life tale of Louis Zamperini, the Olympic track star who survived a plane crash in World War II, only to fight for his life against nature and eventually as a prisoner of war. Joel and Ethan Coen provide the script. Louis (Jack O'Connell) grows up a rough-hewn kid on the verge of becoming a full-on delinquent, until his brother starts training him to be a track star. Louis excels at the sport, and eventually represents America at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin. During his training, he learns to become resilient and disciplined; his brother's words of advice, "If you can take it, you can make it," push him to overcome any adversity. He must live up to that adage under the most extreme circumstances after his plane is shot down during another bombing raid. He is stranded at sea for more than a month, only to be found by the Japanese and forced to endure constant physical abuse at the hands of sadistic prison-camp guard Mutsuhiro Watanabe (Japanese pop star Miyavi), who wants to break Louis' indomitable spirit.

Universal Pictures; Directed by Angelina Jolie
Stars John O'Connell
2014; Rated PG-13; 137 minutes


Mark your 2015 calendars with these Movie Nights @ the Library dates:
June 23
July 28
August 25
September 22
October 27
November 24
December 15 (Special Date: 3rd Tuesday)

Coming this summer!  The new Adult Summer Reading program will bring a book-turned-film to the Theater every Thursday at 6:30 PM from June 18-July 30, 2015.  Doors open at 6 PM.  Free.  Plan ahead to read the book before seeing the movie!
June 18 -- Jurassic Park
June 25 -- Jaws
July 2 -- The Bourne Identity
July 9 -- Goldfinger
July 16 -- The Maltese Falcon
July 23 -- The Notebook
July 30 -- Captain Phillips

Craft Cafe
Thursday, May 14, 2015
6:30-8:30 PM

Business, Science & Technology Meeting Room
Main Library

Bring your latest craft project to the library on the 2nd Thursday evening each month and enjoy crafting, coffee and conversation. All crafters and projects are welcome: Scrapbooking, knitting, beading, paper arts, anything creative!

Upcoming Craft Cafe Nights:
June 11


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.

Altered Book Contest & Display

An altered book is a form of mixed media artwork that changes a book from its original form into a different form, altering its appearance and/or meaning. Altered books may be as simple as adding a drawing or text to a page, or as complex as creating an intricate book sculpture.

Altered Book Contest

Contest prizes: 1st Place $50 @ United Art & Ed; 2nd Place $30 @ Barnes & Noble; 3rd Place $20 @ Barnes & Noble; 3 Honorable Mentions $10 @ Dunkin' Donuts. Prizes & Winners Announced April 12, 2015 at noon on Facebook.

Altered Book Display at the Main Library
April, May, June 2015


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