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2014-09-09 Rosie Project

By Graeme Simsion
With Evelyn Hershkowitz, Readers' Services Librarian


Tuesday, September 9, 2014. 7:30 PM.

Don Tillman a professor of genetics, sets up a project designed to find him the perfect wife, starting with a questionnaire that has to be adjusted a little as he goes along.

2014-09-23 Lord of the Flies

By William Golding
With Jackie Ranaldo, Head of Readers' Services


Celebrating Banned Books Week.

Tuesday, September 23, 2014. 1:30 PM.

The classic study of human nature which depicts the degeneration of a group of schoolboys marooned on a desert island.

 

Friday, September 26, 2014. 2 PM.

We will also be showing the film Lord of the Flies starring Balthazar Getty. A short discussion will follow the film.

1990, Rated: R, 90 min.

2014-10-14 Turn of the Screw

By Henry James
With Sonia Grgas, Health Reference Librarian


Tuesday, October 14, 2014. 7:30 PM.

A governess tries to protect the two young children in her care from the ghosts she believes are haunting them.

 

Friday, October 31, 2014. 1 PM.

Became the movie: The Others. Join us for a viewing of the film and a short discussion of the similarities and differences between the two.

2001, Rated: PG-13, 104 min.

2014-10-28 Museum of Extraordinary Things

By Alice Hoffman
With Lisa Jones, Readers' Services Librarian


Tuesday, October 28, 2014. 1:30 PM.

The daughter of a curiosities museum's front man pursues an impassioned love affair with a Russian immigrant photographer who after fleeing his Lower East Side Orthodox community has captured poignant images of the infamous Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire.

2014-11-11 Lone Survivor

By Marcus Luttrell
With Ralph Guiteau, Readers' Services Librarian, Barney Levantino, Reference Librarian


Tuesday, November 11, 2014. 7:30 PM.

The leader, and only survivor, of a team of U.S. Navy SEALs sent to northern Afghanistan to capture a well-known al Qaeda leader chronicles the events of the battle that killed his teammates and offers insight into the training of this elite group of warriors.

2014-11-25 Calling Me Home

By Julie Kibler
With Evelyn Hershkowitz, Readers' Services Librarian


Tuesday, November 25, 2014. 1:30 PM.

“Follows the experiences of hairdresser and African-American single mom Dorrie, who while struggling with difficult family dynamics reluctantly agrees to drive an octogenarian client to a funeral several states away (From the Publisher).”

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014
Saturday Before Labor Day (Closed)

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