Oscar Film: Get Out
Monday, March 12, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 14, 1 p.m.
1 hr. 44 min. R. It’s time for a young African-American to meet with his white girlfriend’s parents for a weekend in their secluded estate in the woods, but before long, the friendly and polite ambiance will give way to a nightmare.
Thursday, March 15, 6:30-7:30
For children in grades 1-5. Get messy as a slime-ologist in training! We’ll learn how to make non-Newtonian fluids and even study slugs. All recipes are Borax-free and feature ingredients readily available in most home kitchens. Registration is required.
Oscar Film: Wonder
Monday, March 19, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 21, 1 p.m.
1 hr. 53 min. PG. The incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth grade, attending a mainstream elementary school for the first time.
Books & Breakfast Morning Book Discussion Group
Tuesday, March 20, 10 a.m.
A Violet Season by Kathy Leonard Czepiel: The violet industry is booming in 1898, and a Hudson Valley farm owned by the Fletcher family is turning a generous profit for its two oldest brothers. But Ida Fletcher has taken up wet nursing to help pay the bills, and her daughter, Alice, has left school to work. As they risk losing their share of the farm, the two women make increasingly great sacrifices for their family’s survival. Discussion led by Carol Davidson. Check for copies at the Circulation Desk. Refreshments will be served.
Tween Bubble Science
Wednesday, March 21, 3:45-4:45 p.m.
For children in grades 4-6. Create and hold bubbles in the palm of your hand using our super-strong solution. We might even get to create some cool bubble art! Registration is required.
Friends’ Great! Basement Book Sale
Thursday, March 22, 4-7 p.m.: Members’ Preview (nonmembers may join at the door)
Saturday, March 24, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.: Open to the Public
Come for great deals on thousands of new and gently used books including hardcover and paperback fiction and nonfiction for adults, children, and teens as well as vinyl records, DVDs, CDs, and audiobooks. It’s the perfect place to pick up a gift for an upcoming event, add a new special book to your coffee table collection, or just grab a few great new things to read.
Art in the Library Reception
Thursday, March 22, 5-7 p.m. (Rescheduled from March 8)
In honor of the March exhibit: Oils by Andy Bishop, on view March 3-30.
Saturday, March 24, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
For children in grades K-3. Explore the foundational basics of coding using tech toys like Code the Mouse, Code-A-Pillar, and our GoldieBlox sets. Registration is required and will open Saturday, March 3.
Events are free and open to the public, except as noted. Please pre-register in person or by telephone.