Here are some upcoming events at the Case Memorial Library, 176 Tyler City Road
Oscar Film Series: Philomena
Monday, May 19 at 7:00 PM
Wednesday, May 21 at 1:00 PM (with subtitles)
A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman’s search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent. PG-13. 98 minutes.
Books & Breakfast Morning Book Discussion Group: Orphan Train by Christina Kline Baker
Tuesday, May 20 at 10:00 AM
Between 1854 and 1929, so-called orphan trains ran regularly from the cities of the East Coast to the farmlands of the Midwest, carrying thousands of abandoned children whose fates would be determined by pure luck. Discussion led by Carol Davidson. Check for copies at the Circulation Desk. Refreshments will be served.
Author Talk: Patricia DeMaio
Thursday, May 22 at 7:00 PM
The author will discuss her new book Garden of Dreams, a biography of renowned French actress Simone Signoret, who captivated audiences in such films as Casque d’Or, Room at the Top, and Les Diaboliques. Presented by the Friends of the Library.
Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone at 203-891-2170