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Join us this summer for fun summer reading programs for adults, teens, and children. There will be opportunities to win great prizes just for indulging in the joy of reading. Stop at the Information Desks or take a look at our latest newsletter for complete details.
Friday, June 18th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
With unflappable cool and surprising gentleness, Denzel Washington strides a bleak and barren world in The Book of Eli. Eli is headed west, but on the way, he passes devastation and squalor, and occasionally he must mete out some devastation of his own with a sharp blade. Rated: R
Thursday, June 17th at 7:00 p.m. in the Collins Room
Copies of the book are available from the Information Desk on a first-come-first-served basis or by reserving through our catalog. All are welcome for conversation and refreshments. Our informal book discussion group meets on the third Thursday of each month. No registration is necessary.
Friday, June 11th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Martin Scorsese puts Leonardo DiCaprio through the wringer again in Shutter Island, a gothic adaptation of Dennis Lehane's novel. Rated: R
Friday, June 4th at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Tim Burton creates a candy-colored action-adventure tale with a feminist twist. His cinematic extravaganza offers a trippy good time with a poignant aftertaste. Rated: PG-13