Rediscover the timeless, treasured delights of the classics. Read, savor and engage in lively discourse with this book group. Every 3rd Monday, 7:00-8:00 pm. Please call the Adult Research Desk at 372-1144, ext. 232 to reserve a title. See what we're reading http://www.librarypoint.org/book_groups
How can you protect yourself or loved ones from being targeted? How can you recognize risky situations? Join a representative from PNC Bank on Coffee and refreshments served. Please call (540) 899-6281 for questions and if you will be attending.
Enjoy movies that haven't been seen on the big screen in years.
Saturday, September 6, 2:00 - "Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl"
Wednesday, October 1, 7:00 - "Children of Men"
Saturday, November 1, 2:00 - "To Kill a Mockingbird"
Wednesday, December 3, 7:00 - "Scrooged"
2015 movies to be announced.
Are you a crafty, stitching, maker type? Do you knit, crochet, embroider or sew a fine seam? Enjoy a monthly program to get your stitch on! Bring current projects, show and tell, or new techniques to share.
Academy Awards Best Pictures and Nominees - The Bush/Obama Years: 2005-2009. Highlights the films nominated for Academy Awards during a five year period, with fascinating expert commentary on the Hollywood facts, gossip, and film techniques used in their making. Film clips from Slumdog Millionaire, Avatar, The Blind Side and other nominees will be shown.
The Alpha Unit of Registered Parliamentarians present a workshop that will give an overview of parliamentary procedure that you can use. Each participant will receive a copy of "Robert's Rules of Order Newly Revised in Brief." Sign up at LyndaBaerPRP@gmail.com
Art Films-Exploring Artists and the Creative Process
George Bellows (1882-1925) depicted America on the move, painting the rapidly growing modern city, its bustling crowds, skyscrapers, and awe-inspiring construction projects, as well as its bruising boxers, street urchins, and New Yorkers both hard at work and enjoying their leisure pastimes. He also captured the rugged beauty of New York's rivers and the grandeur of coastal Maine. Narrated by Ethan Hawke and produced by the National Gallery of Art. (30 min.)
"Mixed Media Masters: Alison Saar, Al Loving, Flo Oy Wong"
Three remarkable mixed media artists, employing paint, thread, and metal to express their cultural heritage in their own imaginative and innovative style. 2008 (28 min.)