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Lunch and Learn: LSVT LOUD

Monday, November 30th at 11:30 a.m. in the Community Room
therapist teaching woman LSVT
Lisa Murray, Speech Pathologist from Masonicare Home Health and Hospice, will be presenting a ground-breaking new therapeutic program for Parkinson’s (as well as stroke and MS) patients called LSVT LOUD Voice Program.

A complimentary light lunch will be provided following the presentation. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754 by November 23rd.

This program is co-sponsored by Masonicare.

Holiday Closing

cornucopiaThe Library will close at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25th and will remain closed through Friday, November 27th in observance of Thanksgiving. Regular hours resume Saturday, November 28th.

The Book Seller will be closed Wednesday, November 25th through Friday, November 27th.

REEL Conversation Presents: The Sapphires

Saturday, November 28th at 1:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Film & Discussion Series: Strange But True

This month's title is The Sapphires starring Chris O’Dowd and Deborah Mailman.
Sapphires movie poster
It’s 1968, and four young, talented Australian Aboriginal girls learn about love, friendship and war when their all-girl group “The Sapphires” entertain the US troops in Vietnam. Rated PG-13.

Prior to the screening of the film, we’ll give a brief introduction and note some interesting talking points portrayed in the movie. Brooks Appelbaum, Ph.D. and Dennis Bell moderate. This is the final film in our Strange But True series in which we watched films based on true stories with an odd twist. Let us know what you think of this series and tell us what you’d like to see in the future. Planning for our 2016 series is underway!

Knit @ WPL

Tuesday, November 17th, 6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Board Room

knitting needles and yarn
Come and mingle with other knitters. More experienced knitters will have fun comparing patterns, sharing techniques, and trading tips on stitches, sweaters and mittens! Beginners are always welcome. We provide yarn and needles for those just starting out. Open to all.

Star Wars Trivia Competition

Thursday, November 19th, 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the Community Room

Star Wars logoCalling all Jedi!! How much do you know about Star Wars? Come and test your knowledge in a trivia competition. Participate in audio, visual, as well as written rounds for the chance to be the best in the galaxy. The top winner will take home a Star Wars Episode 7 Remote Control BB-8! Open to all teens in grades 6-12. Please register online or by phone at (203)265-6754.

Friday Night Flicks Presents: Mr. Holmes

Mr. Holmes movie posterFriday, November 20th at 6:00 p.m. in the Community Room

An aged, retired Sherlock Holmes (Ian McKellan) looks back on his life, and grapples with an unsolved case involving a beautiful woman. Rated PG.

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