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Monday Matinee: Doubt

Doubt movie posterMonday, August 15th at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Join us for the latest in our series of Pulitzer prize-winning books and plays made into movies, held in the air-conditioned comfort of our Community Room. This Monday's film is Doubt, rated PG-13.

Anime Night: Summer Wars

Thursday, August 11th, 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
Summer Wars movie poster
Calling all otaku! If you love anime and manga this is where you need to be. This month we will be watching Summer Wars directed by Mamoru Hosoda. It has been called one of the most important Japanese animated science fiction films. Please note the early start time to allow for the length of the movie.

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Author Event: Karen E. Olson

Tuesday, August 9th at 6:30 p.m. in the Collins Room
Karen E. Olson
A good thriller can be the perfect summer book and Karen E. Olson’s Hacker series fits the bill perfectly. Her latest book Shadowed is the second in an electrifying series about a computer hacker who cannot outrun her past. From Kirkus Reviews: “(Shadowed) is an addictive page-turner with a stunner of a finale.” Spend the evening with this accomplished fiction author and hear about writing, researching, publishing, and all the details that go into creating compulsively readable fiction. Books will be available for purchase.

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Monday Matinee: A Streetcar Named Desire

A Streetcar Named Desire movie posterMonday, August 8th at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Join us for the latest in our series of Pulitzer prize-winning books and plays made into movies, held in the air-conditioned comfort of our Community Room. This Monday's film is A Streetcar Named Desire, rated PG.

Explore Writing with YA Author Shari Arnold

Wednesdays, August 3rd & 10th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room
Shari Arnold
Do you like to write fiction or poetry? Songs or comic books? Screenplays or fan fiction? Haven't written in a long time? Write on your phone? No matter. If you're a teenager and you write, this is the place for you. Join author Shari Arnold for a two-part workshop and learn the fundamentals needed to become a great writer. All materials included- just show up and write. Open to all entering grades 6-12. Please register in advance.

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Monday Matinee: The Hours

The Hours movie posterMonday, August 1st at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Join us for the latest in our series of Pulitzer prize-winning books and plays made into movies, held in the air-conditioned comfort of our Community Room. This Monday's film is The Hours, rated PG-13.

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