Calling all readers!
Please join us in the children's room on Monday, Nov. 17 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.A Turkey for Thanksgiving by Eve Bunting is the featured piece; Mr. and Mrs. Moose try to invite a turkey to their Thanksgiving feast.
A perfect opportunity to clear out your overflowing craft drawer!Bring your unused yarn, fabric, beads, thread, and other supplies to the Library on Saturday, Nov. 22, to share with other attendees, and get inspired by some new materials to take home. The swap will last from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.Please RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Featuring 'Minnie and Moo and the Thanksgiving Tree'
Calling all readers!
Please join us in the children's room on Monday, November 10 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Minnie and Moo and the Thanksgiving Tree by Denys Cazet is the featured piece: All the animals in the barnyard ask the cows Minnie and Moo to hide them so that they will not become Thanksgiving dinner.
World traveler, former Peace Corps. volunteer and teacher Catherine Bell will be discussing her latest novel, Rush of Shadows, a historic novel chronicling the violent clashes between pioneers and Indians in 1850s and 1860s California. Amidst the violence and greed of their people, two women, Mellie, a pioneer woman, and Bahé, a Native American, come to an unlikely understanding.
Mastering the Art of Soviet Cooking: A Memoir of Food and Longing
Born in Moscow in 1963, Anya grew up in a communal apartment with 18 other families and only one kitchen.
Anya fled Soviet Russia with her mother Larisa, ending up in Philadelphia and growing up to be a three-time James Beard Award-winning writer. Straddling two food cultures, Anya and her mother decide to embark on an exploration of Soviet cooking decade by decade, sharing generations of their family’s and everyone’s experience living behind the Iron Curtain.
Special screening followed by a Q & A with Bamby and Director Dante Alencastre followed by an encore screening
TransVisible: Bamby Salcedo's Story is a documentary film on the life of renowned Trans Latina Activist and Leader, Bamby Salcedo. Turning personal challenges and barriers into the basis of her activism, Bamby has become an effective and beloved advocate and role model for multiple communities including the Trans, Latina, immigrant, youth and LGBT communities.