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Upcoming Events for Readers

Afternoon Book Discussion: The Museum of Extraordinary Things
Tuesday, Oct 28, 2014
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

The Museum of Extraordinary Things by Alice Hoffman

With Lisa Jones, Readers' Services Librarian

Book to Film: The Turn of the Screw / The Others
Friday, Oct 31, 2014
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Did you know the movie The Others (2001) starring Nicole Kidman is loosely based on the famous novella The Turn of the Screw by Henry James? Join us for a viewing of the film and a short discussion of the similarities and differences between the two.

104 min., Rated: PG-13

With Sonia Grgas, Reference Librarian.

Evening Book Club: Lone Survivor
Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell

With Ralph Guiteau, Readers' Services Librarian & Barney Levantino, Reference Librarian

20 & 30-Something Book Discussion: War Brothers
Monday, Nov 17, 2014
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Graphic novel discussion of War Brothers by Sharon E. McKay

With Stacey Levine & Jessikah Chautin, 20-Something Librarians

Afternoon Book Discussion: Calling Me Home
Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Calling Me Home by Julie Kibler

With Evelyn Hershkowitz, Readers' Services Librarian

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014
Today's Hours: 9 AM - 9 PM

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