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Documentary Film & Discussion: The Pilgrims

Monday, November 21st at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room
Pilgrims movie poster
A primetime two-hour documentary film by award-winning director Ric Burns, The Pilgrims embraces an extraordinary 70-year arc in the history of Renaissance England and colonial New England, from 1560 to 1630.

The Pilgrims brings to life the story of the men and women of the Mayflower: both the ardently evangelical English Protestants who led the mission, as well as the less fervently evangelical “Strangers” who went with them. With distinct and often riveting personal histories, passionate religious beliefs, and the will to survive even through violent means, this Pilgrims narrative reveals the real history of our nation’s beginnings.

Scott Gray and Sonya Wulff will introduce the film and lead a discussion following the screening.

Holiday Closing

cornucopiaThe Library will be closing at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 23rd and will remain closed through Friday, November 25th. Regular hours resume Saturday, November 26th.

The Book Seller will be closed Wednesday, November 23rd through Friday, November 25th.

International Games Day @ Your Library

Saturday, November 19th, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. in the Collaboratory
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International Games Day is an annual celebration of games, play, libraries, and learning. We’ll have traditional board games and puzzles as well as other activities. Open to all teens and adults.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Finding Dory

Finding Dory movie posterFriday, November 18th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

In this sequel to Pixar's 2003 smash hit Finding Nemo, lovable, amnesiac blue tang Dory decides to go off in search of her long-lost parents. Rated PG.

Bounce Off Tournament for Teens

Friday, November 18th, 3:00-4:30 p.m. in the Collaboratory
Bounce Off game
Come and compete in a fun head-to-head ball game. Flip over a challenge card to determine the pattern you must attempt, then race to recreate it by bouncing balls into the grid. Open to all in grades 6-12. Drop in.

Cutting the Cord Follow-Up Discussion

Friday, November 18th at 10:00 a.m. in the Board Room
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Join us for this follow-up discussion to our Cutting the Cord class. Share your questions, successes, or struggles with getting rid of cable.

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