LIBRARY PROGRAMS FOR ADULTS

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

  • Remington's - Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
    10:00 am to 8:00 pm for all ages.
    Shop bargain-priced books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, vinyl records, puzzles and games at the Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. Get in on these great bargains: adult, young adult and children’s books and most audiovisual items -- $1 or less; better books -- $2 and up. Cash or check only. At Remington's, 1655 W. Republic Road. Call Jim at 872-5149.
  • Ash Grove Branch Library - "The Giver" (Book Discussion)
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm for adults.
    By Lois Lowry. A One Read event.
  • Willard Branch Library - Off the Hook Crochet Club
    5:30 pm for adults.
    Love to crochet? Want to learn how? Gather with us to visit, work on your own projects, share ideas and patterns, or receive beginner's help. Some instructional materials provided for use in the Library or bring your own. Knitters welcome!
  • Library Station - TED Talks Tuesdays
    6:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for adults.
    Watch and discuss some of the most entertaining, inspiring and mind-blowing TED Talks. Each week we'll watch two talks on a particular topic then discuss. Further reading lists will also be provided for those wanting a more in-depth topic view. The Importance of Poetry.
  • Library Center - Estate Planning Basics
    7:00 pm in the auditorium for adults.
    Confused about the estate planning process? An expert from Ozarks Elder Law will cover a different aspect of estate planning during each session of this three-part series. Estate Planning and Probate Matters. A Money Smart Week event.
  • Library Station - Lincoln in Springfield
    7:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco room for adults.
    During the 24 years Abraham Lincoln lived in Springfield, Ill., he practiced law, served in the Illinois legislature, married, served one term in the U.S. Congress, helped to start the new Republican Party and was elected President of the United States. Hal Funk, Missouri State University professor emeritus, will discuss these important aspects of Lincoln’s life and show slides of historic Lincoln sites in Springfield.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

  • Library Center - Genealogy Workshop
    9:30 am in the auditorium for adults.
    Publishing Your Family History. Based on his own experience, Eric Wells, Jack of all trades, will discuss using your genealogical research to publish a family history. Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.
  • Remington's - Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
    10:00 am to 8:00 pm for all ages.
    Shop bargain-priced books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, vinyl records, puzzles and games at the Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. Get in on these great bargains: adult, young adult and children’s books and most audiovisual items -- $1 or less; better books -- $2 and up. Cash or check only. At Remington's, 1655 W. Republic Road. Call Jim at 872-5149.
  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Digitizing History: Preserving Missouri's World War I Artifacts Online
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    "Over There: Missouri and the Great War" is a statewide digitization project that aims to preserve Missouri's World War I history by making rare documents, photographs and other media available online. Library staff members Gary Larsen and Ben Divin will provide an overview of the project's fascinating finds and discuss the process of digitizing valuable historical items.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

  • Remington's - Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
    10:00 am to 8:00 pm for all ages.
    Shop bargain-priced books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, vinyl records, puzzles and games at the Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. Get in on these great bargains: adult, young adult and children’s books and most audiovisual items -- $1 or less; better books -- $2 and up. Cash or check only. At Remington's, 1655 W. Republic Road. Call Jim at 872-5149.
  • Library Station - "The Giver" (Book Discussion)
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in the Santa Fe room for adults.
    Visit with others about the current read. "The Giver" by Lois Lowry. A One Read event.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Park Central TV Night
    5:00 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14 and older.
    Get your couch potato on at the Library as we watch two episodes of "Supernatural," rated TV-14, featuring Sam and Dean Winchester's demon-hunting adventures. Snacks will be provided.
  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - "Brideshead Revisited" (Tea and Classics Book Discussion)
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Enjoy a cup of tea and tackle some of the Modern Library’s 100 Best Novels with us, one at a time. "Brideshead Revisited" by Evelyn Waugh.

Friday, April 24, 2015

  • Remington's - Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
    10:00 am to 8:00 pm for all ages.
    Shop bargain-priced books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, vinyl records, puzzles and games at the Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. Get in on these great bargains: adult, young adult and children’s books and most audiovisual items -- $1 or less; better books -- $2 and up. Cash or check only. At Remington's, 1655 W. Republic Road. Call Jim at 872-5149.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

  • - Better Business Bureau Secure Your ID Day
    9:00 am to 1:00 pm for adults.
    Gather up unwanted documents and take advantage of this FREE shredding service. Drive up and drop off up to three (3) bags or boxes of documents to be securely shredded on the spot! Have more than three bags or boxes? You may go through the line as many times as you need. No cardboard or three-ring binders please. At the Great Southern Bank Operations Center, 218 S. Glenstone. A Money Smart Week event.
  • Remington's - Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
    10:00 am to 5:00 pm for all ages.
    Shop bargain-priced books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, vinyl records, puzzles and games at the Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. Get in on these great bargains: adult, young adult and children’s books and most audiovisual items -- $1 or less; better books -- $2 and up. Cash or check only. At Remington's, 1655 W. Republic Road. Call Jim at 872-5149.
  • Fair Grove Branch Library - Science Saturdays
    11:00 am for all ages.
    Join us every month for beautifully filmed documentaries about our planet and its wonders. "Babies," rated PG.
  • Strafford Branch Library - Give a Book, Take a Book: Book Swap
    1:00 pm to 5:00 pm for all ages.
    Nothing new between the covers in your library? Bring your unwanted book in anytime between 1 and 5 p.m. and trade it for a new-to-you book. Unclaimed books will go to the Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Weekend Walk-In Theater
    6:30 pm to 8:15 pm for age 13 and older.
    Join us every Saturday night for a fun film, popcorn included! "National Treasure," rated PG.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

  • Remington's - Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale
    1:00 pm to 5:00 pm for all ages.
    Shop bargain-priced books, CDs, DVDs, audiobooks, vinyl records, puzzles and games at the Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale. Get in on these great bargains: adult, young adult and children’s books and most audiovisual items -- $1 or less; better books -- $2 and up. Cash or check only. At Remington's, 1655 W. Republic Road. Call Jim at 872-5149.

Monday, April 27, 2015

  • Library Station - Planting Your Spring Garden
    7:00 pm to 8:00 pm in the Frisco room for adults.
    Patrick Byers, University of Missouri Extension horticulture specialist, will explain how to grow a successful spring vegetable garden.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

  • Brentwood Branch Library - "The Giver" (Book Discussion)
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in the meeting room for adults.
    By Lois Lowry. A One Read event.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

  • Park Central Branch Library - Park Central TV Night
    5:00 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14 and older.
    Get your couch potato on at the Library as we watch two episodes of "Supernatural," rated TV-14, featuring Sam and Dean Winchester's demon-hunting adventures. Snacks will be provided.
  • Library Station - An Evening of Verse
    7:00 pm to 9:00 pm in the Frisco room for adults.
    To cap off National Poetry Month, poets Sara Burge of Missouri State University and Karen Craigo and Jo Van Arkel of Drury University, will each read from their work, followed by Q & A. Check in with the Library Station information desk every day in April for a new poem to celebrate National Poetry Month.

Friday, May 1, 2015

  • Park Central Branch Library - First Friday Art Walk
    6:00 pm to 9:00 pm for all ages.
    Join the Park Central Branch Library and other art lovers for First Friday Art Walk. On display: Sumi-e Japanese Painting and Prints by Allen Lee.
  • Park Central Branch Library - First Friday Art Talk
    7:00 pm to 8:00 pm for adults.
    Artist Allen Lee will discuss Samurai Swords of the 1500s and display pieces from his collection.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

  • Brentwood Branch Library - Vintage Garden Mosaics
    9:00 am to 11:00 am in the meeting room for age 18 and older.
    Get inspired in this two-part workshop taught by mosaic artist Pam Powell. Learn about the mosaic process while creating a bird feeder for your garden using broken vintage dishes. Bring a 4-inch terracotta pot and 8-inch terracotta saucer, all other materials will be provided. Register once for both sessions.
    Registration starts April 24; call 883-1974.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Weekend Walk-In Theater
    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm for age 13 and older.
    Join us every Saturday night for a fun film, popcorn included! "Frankenstein," 1931, and "The Bride of Frankenstein," both films not rated.

Monday, May 4, 2015

  • Library Center - Genealogy Workshop
    7:00 pm in the auditorium for adults.
    Mastering RootsMagic Genealogy Software. Don Pruitt, Ozarks Genealogy Society member and longtime user of RootsMagic, will share his experience and expertise. Bring your laptops and mobile devices with the software or app installed for a hands-on session. Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

  • Willard Branch Library - Off the Hook Crochet Club
    5:30 pm for adults.
    Love to crochet? Want to learn how? Gather with us to visit, work on your own projects, share ideas and patterns, or receive beginner's help. Some instructional materials provided for use in the Library or bring your own. Knitters welcome!
  • Republic Branch Library - "Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?" (Evening Book Discussion)
    6:00 pm for adults.
    By Roz Chast.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - "State of Wonder" (Brown Bag Book Discussion)
    12:15 pm to 1:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Bring your lunch and take a break from your workday with a good book. "State of Wonder" by Ann Patchett.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

  • Library Station - Explore
    10:30 am to 11:30 am in the Santa Fe room for adults.
    Explore is a series for everyone, including adults with developmental challenges. Not just a storytime, this program is a quest for fun and learning as we cover topics of interest with stories, images, crafts and sensory activities.
  • Library Station - Explore
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in the Santa Fe room for adults.
    Explore is a series for everyone, including adults with developmental challenges. Not just a storytime, this program is a quest for fun and learning as we cover topics of interest with stories, images, crafts and sensory activities.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Park Central TV Night
    5:00 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14 and older.
    Get your couch potato on at the Library as we watch two episodes of "Supernatural," rated TV-14, featuring Sam and Dean Winchester's demon-hunting adventures. Snacks will be provided.
  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Fun with Paper Crafts
    6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Learn how to turn paper into beautiful, usable art at this monthly craft series. Materials provided; bring scissors and glue if you have them, or use ours. Mini Notebooks: Fold your own functional book using one of several basic bookbinding techniques.
  • Brentwood Branch Library - "Station Eleven" (Evening Book Discussion)
    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the meeting room for adults.
    By Emily St. John Mandel.
  • Library Center - "All the Light We Cannot See" (NXT Chapter: A Book Group for 20/30-Somethings)
    7:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the Harrison room for age 20-39.
    By Anthony Doerr. Refreshments will be served.

Friday, May 8, 2015

  • - "To the End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster Care" (Northview Book Club)
    10:30 am to 11:30 am for senior adults.
    Check out our Library-sponsored book group just for seniors. We meet every second Friday of the month at the Northview Center in Doling Park, 301 E. Talmage St. "To the End of June: The Intimate Life of American Foster Care" by Cris Beam.

Saturday, May 9, 2015

  • Brentwood Branch Library - Vintage Garden Mosaics
    9:00 am to 11:00 am in the meeting room for age 18 and older.
    Get inspired in this two-part workshop taught by mosaic artist Pam Powell. Learn about the mosaic process while creating a bird feeder for your garden using broken vintage dishes. Bring a 4-inch terracotta pot and 8-inch terracotta saucer, all other materials will be provided. Register once for both sessions.
    Registration starts April 24; call 883-1974.
  • Ash Grove Branch Library - "The Miniaturist"
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm for ages 20-40.
    Discuss a lively mix of fiction genres with others. "The Miniaturist" by Jessie Burton.
  • Strafford Branch Library - Acoustic Guitar with Don Harmening
    1:00 pm for adults.
    Join us for an afternoon of classic acoustic folk and rock music performed by Don Harmening.
  • Brentwood Branch Library - "RASL" (Graphic Novels for Grown-ups)
    1:30 pm in the meeting room for adults.
    Whether you’re new to the medium or have grown up with it, join us as we read and discuss contemporary and classic graphic literature from around the world. "RASL," by Jeff Smith with Steve Hamaker.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Weekend Walk-In Theater
    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm for age 13 and older.
    Join us every Saturday night for a fun film, popcorn included! "The Mummy," 1932, and "The Mummy's Hand," both films not rated.

Monday, May 11, 2015

  • Republic Branch Library - Stories for Life
    9:00 am to 10:00 am for adults.
    Designed for older or memory-impaired adults, this series provides simple stories, poetry and visual aids to encourage discussion and pleasant reminiscing.

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Stories for Life
    10:30 am to 11:30 am in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Designed for older or memory-impaired adults, this topical series provides simple stories, poetry and visual aids to encourage discussion and pleasant reminiscing.
  • Ash Grove Branch Library - Flying Needles
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm for adults.
    Bring your knitting and crochet projects and join other fiber artists on the second Tuesday of every month. Work on current projects, share patterns, ideas and questions, and check out our knitting and crochet resources. All levels of experience are welcome.
  • - "The Heavens Rise"
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm for adults.
    Horror has never tasted so sweet. Join our horror book club and sink your teeth into a good book while enjoying Hurts donuts. "The Heavens Rise" by Christopher Rice. At Hurts Donut Company, 301 Park Central West.
  • Brentwood Branch Library - Foreign Film Festival
    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm in the meeting room for adults.
    "The Auction," not rated; French with English subtitles.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

  • Library Center - Genealogy Workshop
    9:30 am in the auditorium for adults.
    Greene County Resources on the Secretary of State’s Website. Leslie James, field archivist with the Local Records Preservation Program, will demonstrate some of the online resources available on sos.mo.gov, including the Judicial Database and Missouri’s Union Provost Marshal Papers Index. Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.
  • Library Center - "The Weight of Blood" (Book Discussion)
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm in meeting room A for adults.
    By Laura McHugh.
  • Willard Branch Library - "After Visiting Friends: A Son's Story" (Book Discussion)
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm for adults.
    By Michael Hainey.
  • Fair Grove Branch Library - "The Great Gatsby" (Book Discussion)
    1:30 pm for adults.
    By F. Scott Fitzgerald.
  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - A Videographer's Tale: Ozark Life Stories with Ed Fillmer.
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    "Strangely Named Towns of the Ozarks." Award-winning freelance video journalist Ed Fillmer will give video presentations with some of his most popular glimpses of Ozarks culture and people. Fillmer's "KY3's Ozark Life" video stories aired during his 17 years as a reporter, photographer and producer at KYTV. He is Journalist in Residence for the History Museum on the Square.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Meditation at Midtown
    12:00 pm to 12:45 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Take a break from the work day and join meditation instructor Holly Graves for this monthly meditation session, suitable for beginners and Zen masters alike.
  • Republic Branch Library - "Liberty's Torch: The Great Adventure to Build the Statue of Liberty" (Book Discussion)
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm for adults.
    By Elizabeth Mitchell.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Park Central TV Night
    5:00 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14 and older.
    Get your couch potato on at the Library as we watch two episodes of "Supernatural," rated TV-14, featuring Sam and Dean Winchester's demon-hunting adventures. Snacks will be provided.

Saturday, May 16, 2015

  • Republic Branch Library - Off the Hook Crochet and Knitting Club
    10:00 am to 11:30 am for adults.
    Love to crochet? Want to learn how? Gather with us to visit, work on your own projects, share ideas and patterns, or receive beginner's help. Some instructional materials will be provided or bring your own.
  • Fair Grove Branch Library - Bluegrass in the Park
    1:00 pm to 3:00 pm for all ages.
    Join us as we kick off the Summer Reading Program with an afternoon of live bluegrass music by Red Bridge Bluegrass in the park behind the Library. Bring a picnic for the family; no alcohol allowed. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library.
  • Library Center - Saturday Afternoon at the Movies: Screwball Comedies
    2:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the auditorium for all ages.
    Enjoy a Saturday matinee with a classic film. Feel free to bring your own snack. "The Awful Truth," not rated, 1937.
  • Willard Branch Library - Exploring Native American Flutes with Jerry Fretwell
    2:00 pm to 3:00 pm.
    Native American flute maker Jerry Fretwell will discuss the cultural history behind Native American flutes and perform a few songs. A selection of his flutes will be on display.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Weekend Walk-In Theater
    6:30 pm to 9:00 pm for age 13 and older.
    Join us every Saturday night for a fun film, popcorn included! "The Creature from the Black Lagoon," rated G, and "The Return of Swamp Thing," rated PG-13.
  • Library Center - GeezerFest
    7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Patio for all ages.
    Enjoy an evening of classic rock'n'roll from the 60s and 70s with Geezer, featuring Richard Struckoff, Mark Ellman, Mark Pasquale, Duane Lewis, Rusty Swift, Jana Henderson and David Sharon. Bring a lawn chair and join us on the patio! Event will move to the auditorium in the case of rain.

Monday, May 18, 2015

  • Library Center - "A Year in the South: Four Lives in 1865" (Civil War Book Discussion Group)
    7:00 pm to 8:00 pm in meeting room A for adults.
    By Stephen V. Ash.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

  • Ash Grove Branch Library - "A Fifty-Year Silence: Love, War, and a Ruined House in France" (Book Discussion)
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm for adults.
    By Miranda Richmond Mouillot.
  • Willard Branch Library - Off the Hook Crochet Club
    5:30 pm for adults.
    Love to crochet? Want to learn how? Gather with us to visit, work on your own projects, share ideas and patterns, or receive beginner's help. Some instructional materials provided for use in the Library or bring your own. Knitters welcome!
  • Library Station - TED Talks Tuesdays
    6:00 pm in the Santa Fe room for adults.
    Watch and discuss some of the most entertaining, inspiring and mind-blowing TED Talks. Each week we'll watch two talks on a particular topic and then discuss. Further reading lists will also be provided for those wanting a more in-depth topic view. Indulge Your Wanderlust.
  • Library Center - Estate Planning Basics
    7:00 pm in the auditorium for adults.
    Confused about the estate planning process? An expert from Ozarks Elder Law will cover a different aspect of estate planning during each session of this three-part series. Nursing Home and Long Term Care Planning.
  • Library Center - Stargazing with the Springfield Astronomical Society
    8:30 pm to 10:00 pm for all ages.
    Members of the Springfield Astronomical Society will set up their telescopes on the Library Center's south lawn to give us an "up-close" view of the night sky. Expect to view Mercury, Venus, Jupiter and the moon if the sky is clear. Rain date: May 21.

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

  • Brentwood Branch Library - Brown Bag Travelogue: RAGBRAI -- Bicycle Parade Across Iowa
    12:00 pm to 1:00 pm in the meeting room for all ages.
    Feel free to bring a sack lunch. Since 1973, biking enthusiasts have participated in RAGBRAI, The (Des Moines) Register's Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa. Library staff member Miranda Stringer will share her experiences from this amazing and colorful 450 mile "bicycle parade."
  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - What Do I Read Next? A Group for Book Lovers
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Learn about the best new and upcoming books, along with lesser-known classic gems. Feel free to bring recommendations of your own to share. Smart Beach Reads.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

  • - "The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie: A Flavia de Luce Mystery" (South Side Senior Book Discussion Group)
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm for senior adults.
    We meet every third Thursday of the month at South Side Senior Center, 2215 S. Fremont Ave. "The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie: A Flavia de Luce Mystery" by Alan Bradley.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Park Central TV Night
    5:00 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14 and older.
    Get your couch potato on at the Library as we watch two episodes of "Supernatural," rated TV-14, featuring Sam and Dean Winchester's demon-hunting adventures. Snacks will be provided.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

  • Fair Grove Branch Library - Throwback Theater
    1:00 pm for all ages.
    Join us every month for classic family favorites! "Candleshoe," rated G.
  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - DIY Herbal Remedies for Summer
    1:00 pm to 2:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Library staff member Gina Marie Walden will demonstrate how to make herbal sunblock and insect repellent, and share some herbal iced tea recipes that will keep you refreshed during those hot summer days.
    Registration starts May 12; call 862-0135.
  • Strafford Branch Library - Reader's Choice (Book Discussion)
    1:00 pm for adults.
    What have you been reading lately? Join us and talk about your favorite new book.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Weekend Walk-In Theater
    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm for age 13 and older.
    Join us every Saturday night for a fun film, popcorn included! "The Wolfman," 1941, and "Frankenstein Meets the Wolfman," both films not rated.

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

  • Brentwood Branch Library - "Some Luck" (Book Discussion)
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in the meeting room for adults.
    By Jane Smiley.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

  • Library Center - Genealogy Workshop
    9:30 am in the auditorium for adults.
    "Footprints to Land Records: A Step-by-Step Guide to Finding Your Ancestor’s Land." Author Donnis Slusser Crane’s new book begins with the 1803 Lewis and Clark expedition from St. Louis. Most of the land from there West, including Missouri, was mapped using the Government Rectangular Survey method. Donnis will show how that mapping system works. Books will be available for purchase. Sponsored by Ozarks Genealogical Society.
  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - Brewing Kombucha for Beginners
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Kombucha is a bubbly, healthful drink that retails for $4 a bottle. Did you know it's easy and cheap to brew your own at home? Kombucha aficionado Sabra Zay and Library staff member Cassie Fox will teach you how to make homemade kombucha and answer questions about the brewing process.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

  • Library Station - "Faith Bass Darling's Last Garage Sale" (Book Discussion)
    1:30 pm to 2:30 pm in the Santa Fe room for adults.
    Visit with others about the current read. "Faith Bass Darling's Last Garage Sale" by Lynda Rutledge
  • Park Central Branch Library - Park Central TV Night
    5:00 pm to 6:30 pm for age 14 and older.
    Get your couch potato on at the Library as we watch two episodes of "Supernatural," rated TV-14, featuring Sam and Dean Winchester's demon-hunting adventures. Snacks will be provided.
  • Midtown Carnegie Branch Library - "Pale Fire" (Tea and Classics Book Discussion)
    6:00 pm to 7:00 pm in the upstairs meeting room for adults.
    Enjoy a cup of tea and tackle some of the Modern Library’s 100 Best Novels with us, one at a time. "Pale Fire" by Vladimir Nabokov.

Saturday, May 30, 2015

  • Fair Grove Branch Library - Science Saturdays
    11:00 am for all ages.
    Join us every month for beautifully filmed documentaries about our planet and its wonders. "Born to Be Wild," rated G.
  • Strafford Branch Library - Science Saturdays
    1:00 pm for all ages.
    Join us every month for beautifully filmed documentaries about our planet and its wonders. Disneynature's "Wings of Life" rated G.
  • Park Central Branch Library - Weekend Walk-In Theater
    6:30 pm to 8:30 pm for age 13 and older.
    Join us every Saturday night for a fun film, popcorn included! "Dracula," not rated, 1931.
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