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Saturday, January 29th, 2:30 p.m.-4:45 p.m. in the Community Room
This forum for authors and aspiring authors is gaining momentum and we are moving to the Community Room to accommodate everyone this month. (Please note earlier start time). Our program will include a discussion of “Revision Methods for Fiction: How to Edit Your Work” followed by “Open Mic.” Writers who would like to present up to 500 words of their own writing should email Karen at firstname.lastname@example.org to be put on the open mic schedule.
Please register in person, online, or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Monday, January 24th at 6:30 p.m. in the Collins Room
On a fall night in 2003, Harvard undergrad and computer programming genius Mark Zuckerberg sits down at his computer and heatedly begins working on a new idea. In a fury of blogging and programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Mark Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history... but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications. From director David Fincher and screenwriter Aaron Sorkin comes The Social Network, a film that proves you don't get to 500 million friends without making a few enemies. Rated PG-13.
Discussion to follow movie.
Monday, January 24th at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room
In April, May, and June of 2009 David Lazuk made a backpacking journey through Central Asia. His travels led him through Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan. “Travel is about the people, the culture, the foods, the sights, the sounds, the smells, the language, and the wonderful unexpected stories,” join us for a program focusing on Mr. Lazuk’s 12-day journey into Northern Afghanistan. Please register in person, online, or by phone at (203)265-6754.
Due to inclement weather, all library programs scheduled for today, Tuesday, January 18th, have been canceled. The Library will be closing at 5:00 p.m. No overdue fines will be charged for today.