Upcoming Events

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, April 28

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

“Gould, Guggenheims and the Gold Coast.” Ken Horowitz celebrates and showcases the Gold Coast mansions of Howard Gould and the Guggenheims including Castlegould, Hempstead House, Villa Carola/Trillora Court and Mille Fleurs. A question and answer session will follow. Ken Horowitz is the Docent Coordinator at Falaise and a docent at the Sands Point Preserve Conservancy.

Scrabble

Friday, April 28

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

FILM

Friday, April 28

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LIONEL BARRYMORE! Public Hero #1 (1935-89 min.). The ornery-yet-lovable actor, born this day in 1878, plays an alcoholic mob doctor in J. Walter Ruben’s drama, which also stars Chester Morris, Jean Arthur and Joseph Calleia.

FILMS

Sunday, April 30

1:30 pm - 5:00 pm

DEBBIE REYNOLDS DOUBLE FEATURE. The beloved actress passed away at 82 last December. We remember her with two sparkling romantic comedies directed by George Marshall, both released in 1959. Showgirl Maggie (Ms. Reynolds) demands a month of connubial celibacy from her new husband, Air Force sergeant Joe Fitzpatrick (Glenn Ford), in It Started with a Kiss (104 min.). After a brief intermission, we present The Mating Game (1959-96 min.), in which tax collector Lorenzo Charlton (Tony Randall) arrives at the farm of tax dodger Pop Larkin (Paul Douglas) and falls for the farmer’s daughter, Mariette (Debbie).

FILM

Monday, May 1

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“THE BIRTH OF A NATION” (2016-120 min.). In the antebellum South, slave owner Samuel Turner (Armie Hammer) accepts an offer to use black preacher Nat Turner (director Nate Parker) to subdue unruly slaves. Instead, Nat orchestrates an uprising. Recommended for adults.

STARTING AND GROWING YOUR OWN BUSINESS

Monday, May 1

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

For those who are planning to start or already own a small business. Facilitated by SCORE Long Island. Sign up at the Information Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 136.

DEFENSIVE DRIVING CLASS

Tuesday, May 2

9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Registration begins today for an Empire Safety Council class to take place on Saturday, June 10 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Your check or money order for $28, payable to Empire Safety Council, is due at registration. For Port Washington residents only.

Chess

Tuesday, May 2

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

CITIZENSHIP CLASS

Tuesday, May 2

6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Each Tuesday. Topics include American history and government, preparing for the interview and dictation exercises. Call 516-883-4400, ext. 147 to register.

GREAT BOOKS

Wednesday, May 3

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

For discussion, “Song of Myself,” by Walt Whitman. Copies available at the Circulation Desk.

FILM

Thursday, May 4

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

“AMERICAN PASTORAL” (2016-108 min.). All-American college star Ewan McGregor and his beauty queen wife (Jennifer Connelly) watch their seemingly perfect life fall apart, as their daughter (Dakota Fanning) joins the turmoil of 1960s America. McGregor directed this Philip Roth adaptation. Recommended for adults.

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, May 5

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

“Turner and the Sea.” Nearly one-third of the great 19th century British artist J.M.W. Turner’s subjects are seascapes. This talk coincides with the Frick Collection’s current exhibit, Turner’s Modern and Ancient Ports: Passages through Time. Made possible by Friends of the Library.

Scrabble

Friday, May 5

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

SOUNDSWAP HOOTENANNY

Friday, May 5

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Library transforms into a 1960s-style coffee house where local musicians come together for an evening of unique musical team-ups. Soloists share the bill with duo, trio and group performances, summoning up a spirit of musical camaraderie and spontaneity. Performers interested in participating in this or future Hootenanny events should contact Tony Traguardo at 516-883-4400, ext. 142.

RESUME & COVER LETTER WORKSHOP

Saturday, May 6

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

RESUME & COVER LETTER WORKSHOP. A small group workshop for job seekers. Presented by career counselor Karen McKenna. Sign up at the Reference Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 111.

USING LINKEDIN FOR YOUR JOB SEARCH

Saturday, May 6

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

LinkedIn is a major platform for professional social networking. Learn how to use its key features. Presented by career counselor Karen McKenna. Sign up at the Reference Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 111.

VERONA STRING QUARTET

Sunday, May 7

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The group performs selections from Shostakovich, Beethoven, Ravel and others. Sponsored by the Music Advisory Council.

VIRTUAL VISITS

Monday, May 8

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Opened in 1819, the Prado Museum in Madrid holds one of the world’s finest collections of European art, spanning the 12th to the early 20th century. Ines Powell will explore highlights of the holdings. Made possible by the Friends of the Library.

WRITING A BUSINESS PLAN

Monday, May 8

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A workshop for small business owners and those who participated in the May 1 workshop. Facilitated by SCORE Long Island. Sign up at the Information Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 136.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, ALBERT FINNEY!

Monday, May 8

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

We present Bruce Beresford’s drama Rich in Love (1993-105 min.), about the tribulations of a divorcing couple (Finney, Jill Clayburgh) and their daughter (Kathryn Erbe).

MEDITATION.

Tuesday, May 9

9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Registration begins today for a series of four sessions, Wednesdays at 6 p.m. from June 7 to June 28. Payment of $20 is due at registration. For Port Washington residents only.

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, May 9

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Chess

Tuesday, May 9

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

CONVERSATIONS FROM MAIN STREET

Tuesday, May 9

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Equal Means Equal (2016-100 min.). This documentary explores gender equality in the U.S. across many areas and decades. Free admission is made possible through funding from the Angela and Scott Jaggar Foundation. This event takes place at Landmark on Main Street.

MEDICAID SIGN-UP HELP

Wednesday, May 10

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Free, walk-in assistance from Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council.

 

FICTION BOOK DISCUSSION

Wednesday, May 10

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Rent Collector by C.D. Wright. In Cambodia, Sang Ly struggles to survive by picking through garbage. When her son becomes sick she must embark on a grueling journey to save him. Led by Michele Karnsomtob. Copies available at the Information Desk.

RESEARCH INVESTIGATORS’ SCIENCE EXPO

Thursday, May 11

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Featuring participants in this year’s Research Investigators’ Science Expo (RISE), an annual competition held by the Young Investigators Society at the Feinstein Institute. Participants are post-doctoral students, fellows, residents and institute scientists. The work of these medical researchers represents the best of the research activities at Northwell Health, and will be presented in non-technical language. Students and teachers are particularly encouraged to attend. The Feinstein Institute promotes research, provides science education and encourages health literacy. For more info, visit feinsteininstitute.org.

FOL BOOK & AUTHOR LUNCHEON

Friday, May 12

11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Featuring Alice Hoffman and Paul Freedman. This event requires reservations and takes place at the North Hills Country Club in Manhasset. 

 

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, May 12

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Virginia Lee Burton: A Sense of Place (2007-57 min.). Rawn Fulton’s documentary salutes the influential children’s book author and illustrator of such beloved classics as Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel (1939), Calico the Wonder Horse (1941) and the Caldecott Medal winner The Little House (1942).

Scrabble

Friday, May 12

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

GREAT HOLIDAYS

Friday, May 12

3:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Mother’s Day. In 1914, President Wilson designated the second Sunday in May as a national holiday to honor mothers. Presented by Dr. Ronald J. Brown. Made possible by the Friends of the Library.

FILM

Friday, May 12

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

“MOONLIGHT” (2016-111 min.). Barry Jenkins’ Oscar-winner about a gay African-American boy’s journey to adulthood.

Next Chapter

Saturday, May 13

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join a discussion of current events on the second Saturday of every month. Bring your opinions!

AFTERNOON ON BROADWAY

Monday, May 15

3:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Described by Cole Porter as one of his two “perfect musicals” (the other was Anything Goes), Kiss Me Kate opened in 1948. Sixty years later it remains one of the finest comic adaptations of the works of Shakespeare, as well as the epitome of the Broadway cliché known as the backstage musical. This lecture with Professor James Kolb will feature such well-known songs as “Another Op’nin’, Another Show,” “Why Can’t You Behave?” and “Wunderbar.” Sponsored by the Music Advisory Council.

FILM

Monday, May 15

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“LOVING” (2016-123 min.). Jeff Nichols tells the true story of Richard and Mildred Loving (Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga), an interracial couple living in Virginia in 1958. After being arrested for miscegenation, they take their legal case to the U.S. Supreme Court.

LIFE INSURANCE

Monday, May 15

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This workshop focuses on alternative strategies for using life insurance: providing for retirement income, funding for college education, disability completion, chronic illness, long-term care, or a financial legacy for future generations. Presented by Samuel J. Schiff, LUTCF.  Sign up at the Information Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 136.

MARKETING YOUR OWN BUSINESS

Monday, May 15

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A workshop for small business owners and those who participated in the May 1 and May 8 workshops. Facilitated by SCORE Long Island. Sign up at the Information Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 136.

Chess

Tuesday, May 16

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

GREAT BOOKS

Wednesday, May 17

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

The Dead by James Joyce.

LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING

Wednesday, May 17

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The public is invited at 7:30 p.m.

3RD THURSDAYS AT 3

Thursday, May 18

3:00 pm - 4:45 pm

 In the Shadow of the Masters. Join Marc Kopman, Adjunct Professor of Art History at LIU, for a discussion of overlooked painter Casper David Friedrich. Sponsored by Art Advisory Council

DIRECTOR’S CUT

Thursday, May 18

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

John Bosco screens Pedro Almodovar’s Julieta (2016-99 min.), in which a middle-aged woman (Adriana Ugark) hopes to reunite with her estranged daughter.

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, May 19

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

“Beyond the Yellow Brick Road: The Untold Story Behind The Wizard of Oz.” Thomas Egan, Professor of American History at Briarcliffe College, reveals the political and cultural content hidden within the classic tale. With the Populism Movement as the backdrop, he will explore correlations between American life in the late 1800s and life in the fictional land of Oz.

Scrabble

Friday, May 19

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

LIVE AT PWPL

Friday, May 19

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

“Contrasts: Lyrics vs. Melody.” Tony Traguardo and the musicians of Almost Famous delve into a collection of songs that are not really the happy-go-lucky tunes they appear to be. This multimedia presentation offers insight into some classic songs which have a far darker side than you may have realized. Catchy? Yes! Strange and troubling? Absolutely!

CRAFT SWAP

Saturday, May 20

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Looking to get into crafting? Trying to find new ideas and supplies? Come to our craft swap to find free materials for your next project. Donations of materials will be accepted May 17 through 19 as well as on the day of the event.

BLOOD DRIVE

Monday, May 22

2:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Library Staff Association sponsors this annual blood drive. Remember, twenty minutes can save a life. No registration necessary—walk-ins welcome!

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING FOR BUSINESS

Monday, May 22

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

A workshop for small business owners and those who participated in the May 1, May 8 and May 15 workshops. Facilitated by SCORE Long Island. Sign up at the Information Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 136.

Chess

Tuesday, May 23

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

EYE HEALTH

Tuesday, May 23

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Dr. Scott Weil, O.D., P.C. will speak about the importance of lifelong eye care, and the critical role that vision plays in concentration, healthy sleep, and overall quality of life. Dr. Weil is a graduate of the New England College of Optometry and has been in private practice in Port Washington for over 30 years.

 

NON-FICTION BOOK DISCUSSION

Thursday, May 25

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi. A young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal illness examines what truly makes a meaningful life. Led by Keith Klang. Copies are available at the Information Desk.

FILM

Thursday, May 25

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“HACKSAW RIDGE” (2016-139 min.). Director Mel Gibson tells the true story of Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield), the conscientious objector who won a Medal of Honor for his incredible bravery at the Battle of Okinawa. Note early start time 7 p.m.

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, May 26

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

“Steve Martin: The Early Years.” Martin began his career as a writer for the Smothers Brothers and soon established himself as one of the most popular comedians of his generation. Playwright and comedy historian Sal St. George will discuss Martin’s early years and explore how he evolved into one of America’s most versatile performers and writers.

Scrabble

Friday, May 26

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

FILM

Friday, May 26

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“MANCHESTER BY THE SEA” (2016-137 min.). Depressed janitor Lee Chandler (Academy Award winner Casey Affleck) is called upon to care for his sixteen-year-old nephew Patrick (Lucas Hedges).

HOLIDAY HOURS

Saturday, May 27 - May 29

All Day

The Library will be closed for Memorial Day weekend.

 

Chess

Tuesday, May 30

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

50TH ANNIVERSARY OF “SGT. PEPPER.”

Thursday, June 1

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

A multimedia program celebrating the 50th anniversary of the release of The Beatles’ classic. Rare footage, a Q&A session, singalongs and more. Hosted by Beatles expert Tony Traguardo.

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, June 2

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

“Views from the Bench.” United States District Judge Joseph F. Bianco will explain the selection process for federal judges, discuss the cases and issues that are litigated in federal court on Long Island and explore the challenges facing our criminal justice system.

Scrabble

Friday, June 2

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

“JEKYLL & HYDE” IN CONCERT

Friday, June 2

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Members of the Play Troupe of Port Washington present a concert-style performance of the Broadway smash.

RESUME AND COVER LETTER WORKSHOP.

Saturday, June 3

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Presented by career counselor Karen McKenna. Sign up at the Reference Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 111.

GAMES2CAREERS

Saturday, June 3

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Career counselor Karen McKenna presents a workshop based on her book Games2Careers. As children, we’re drawn to certain games and toys—preferences which may offer clues to career paths. Participants will revisit their favorite childhood activities to identify and explore careers that match their strongest interests. Sign up at the Reference Desk, or by calling 516-883-4400, ext. 111.

LONG ISLAND SWING BAND

Sunday, June 4

3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Your favorite tunes from the big band era.

EXERCISE OVER FIFTY

Tuesday, June 6

9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Registration begins today for two series of eight classes each: the chair class is on Tuesdays at 9 a.m. from July 11 through August 29. The mat class is on Thursdays at 9 a.m. from July 13 through August 31. Both classes are led by Nicole Asselta. The fee of $35 for each series is due at registration. For Port Washington residents only.

Chess

Tuesday, June 6

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

CITIZENSHIP CLASSES

Tuesday, June 6

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Each Tuesday. Topics include American history and government, preparing for the interview and dictation exercises. Call 516-883-4400, ext. 147 to register.

WESTERN WEDNESDAY

Wednesday, June 7

7:45 pm - 9:00 pm

The Oklahoma Kid (1939-82 min.) When Whip McCord (Humphrey Bogart) robs a stagecoach carrying money to pay Indians for their land, outlaw Jim Kincaid (James Cagney) determines to steal the money back. Lloyd Bacon directed.

DIRECTOR’S CUT

Thursday, June 8

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Film expert John Bosco will screen and discuss Paul Verhoeven’s Elle (She) (2016-130 min.). Businesswoman Michèle Leblanc (Isabelle Huppert) tracks down the unknown man who assaulted her. In French with English subtitles.

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, June 9

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

“Hidden Meanings in Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.” In the second of a 3-part series, Dr. Spurgeon Thompson will unpack the secrets of Lewis Carroll’s landmark novel, offering a guided tour of its perplexing riddles and word games, plus a look into the controversial personal history of its author. Thompson is an Adjunct Professor in the English Departments of Adelphi University and Fordham University. Made possible by the Friends of the Library.

Scrabble

Friday, June 9

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

GREAT HOLIDAYS

Friday, June 9

3:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Father’s Day. It wasn’t until the mid-1960s that President Johnson designated the third Sunday in June as Father’s Day. Presented by Dr. Ronald J. Brown. Made possible by the Friends of the Library.

“WONDERFUL STORIES.”

Friday, June 9

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Jeffrey James screens and discusses short films from around the world.

Next Chapter

Saturday, June 10

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join a discussion of current events on the second Saturday of every month. Bring your opinions!

VIRTUAL VISITS

Monday, June 12

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

 The Cloisters. Discover the origins of this Manhattan gem, as well as its unique collection of medieval art and architecture. Presented by Dr. Michael Norris. Made possible by the Friends of the Library.

MEET ALEX PRUD’HOMME

Tuesday, June 13

7:30 am - 9:00 pm

The author discusses The French Chef in America, his new book about his great aunt Julia Child. Made possible by the Friends of the Library. 

HYPERTENSION SCREENING

Tuesday, June 13

11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free blood pressure screening conducted by St. Francis Hospital. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Chess

Tuesday, June 13

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

MEDICAID SIGN-UP HELP

Wednesday, June 14

2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Free, walk-in assistance from Nassau-Suffolk Hospital Council. 2:30 to 5 p.m.

FICTION BOOK DISCUSSION

Wednesday, June 14

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. Two half-sisters are born in different tribal villages in 18th century Ghana and go on to live very different lives with profoundly divergent legacies. Discussion led by Keith Klang. Copies are available at the Information Desk.

NON-FICTION BOOK DISCUSSION

Thursday, June 15

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

The Undoing Project: A Friendship that Changed Our Minds by Michael Lewis. Examines the history of behavioral economics and the work of two Israeli psychologists on the decision-making process. Discussion led by Keith Klang. Copies are available at the Information Desk.

3RD THURSDAYS AT 3

Thursday, June 15

3:00 pm - 4:45 pm

 In the Shadow of the Masters. Marc Kopman, Adjunct Professor of Art History at LIU, discusses the overlooked painter Gustave Caillebotte. Sponsored by Art Advisory Council

FILM

Thursday, June 15

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“RULES DON’T APPLY” (2016-127 min.). Aspiring actress Marla Mabrey (Lily Collins), who has just been placed under contract by infamous millionaire Howard Hughes (Warren Beatty), falls in love at first sight with her driver (Alden Ehrenreich). Beatty also directed.

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, June 16

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

Mark Rothko was an American painter of Russian-Jewish descent. Although he refused to adhere to any art movement, he is generally identified as an abstract expressionist. With Jackson Pollock and Willem de Kooning, he is one of the most famous postwar American artists. Join Professor Thomas Germano for an in- depth exploration of the artist and his work. At 3 p.m. we will screen the documentary film Rothko’s Rooms.

Scrabble

Friday, June 16

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

FILM

Friday, June 16

3:00 pm - 4:15 pm

“ROTHKO’S ROOMS.” (2000-60 min.) Painter Mark Rothko (1903-1970) built his reputation during the post-WWII years for his broadly-scaled abstract paintings. Rothko’s work, with its layered shapes, colors and textures, elicit a spectrum of raw emotion. David Thompson’s documentary features interviews with the artist’s children, friends and colleagues, as well as art historians. .

LIVE AT PWPL

Friday, June 16

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Sympatico. Jazz, pop and blues.

FILM

Sunday, June 18

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

“ALLIED” (2016-124 min.). Brad Pitt and Marion Cotillard star in this WWII-era spy romance, which was directed by Robert Zemeckis, from a script by Steven Knight.

ADVANCE CARE PLANNING

Monday, June 19

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Patient Advocate Beth van Bladel will discuss the Advance Care Planning process. No registration required.

AFTERNOON ON BROADWAY

Monday, June 19

3:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Based on a play by George Bernard Shaw, Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady made an overnight sensation of Julie Andrews, featured unforgettable songs and became the longest-running musical on Broadway. Join Professor James Kolb for this illustrated lecture. Sponsored by Music Advisory Council

REMEMBERING JEAN ARTHUR

Monday, June 19

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

We salute the versatile actress, who passed away this day in 1991, with a screening of The Ex-Mrs. Bradford (1936-82 min.), in which Paula Bradford (Jean) sues her ex-husband Lawrence (William Powell) for non-payment of alimony—in order to coerce him into a reconciliation! Anthony Veiller scripted for director Stephen Roberts.

Chess

Tuesday, June 20

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

CHESS. Join us for a game!

LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING

Wednesday, June 21

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The public is welcome at 7:30 p.m.

FILM

Wednesday, June 21

7:45 pm - 9:00 pm

“BLUSH” (2015-84 min.). Join us in celebrating Gay Pride Week (June 20 to 26) with a screening of this Film Movement selection from Israel, in which teenager Naama Barash (Sivan Noam Shimon) experiences first love with new classmate Dana Hershko (Jade Sakori). Michal Vinik scripted and directed. In Hebrew with English subtitles. Our screening will begin with April Maxey’s American short, This Is You and Me (2015-15 min.).

FILM

Thursday, June 22

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“MISS SLOANE” (2016-132 min.). When ruthless political lobbyist Elizabeth Sloane (Jessica Chastain) is offered the chance to represent the gun lobby, she quits her job and starts working for a firm that lobbies on the other side of the issue. John Madden directed, from Jonathan Perera’s script.

SANDWICHED IN

Friday, June 23

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

“The Presidency and the Trump Administration.” Professor James Coll will discuss the presidency as an institution while focusing on the first six months of the Trump administration.

Scrabble

Friday, June 23

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

SCRABBLE. Join us for a game!

HOOTENNANY!

Friday, June 23

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Sounds from the Summer of Love, featuring Shindig! and Think Back Baby. 7:30 p.m.

LIBRARY CLOSED

Sunday, June 25

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Beginning today, we will be closed on Sundays through Labor Day weekend.