Multiple dates, begins Monday, June 01, 2015 | Time:
“Escape the Ordinary” and sign up for the Adult Summer Reading Program! All you have to do is read or listen to at least four library books or audiobooks (including eBooks and downloadable audiobooks from Media On Demand and in the new online card catalog) in eight weeks to qualify for the Grand […]
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 | Time: 6:30 p.m.
Kathryn Atwood, author of the young adult collective biography, Women Heroes of World War II, will discuss the roles played by the women included in her book who worked in various European resistance efforts. She will also recount some of her communications with the women or their friends and family. Her Power Point presentation will […]
Wednesday, August 05, 2015 | Time: 2:00
The Theory of Everything (2014), 124 min., Rated PG-13. Renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking (Eddie Redmayne) falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde (Felicity Jones). But then he receives an earth-shattering diagnosis at age 21. With Jane fighting tirelessly at his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very […]
Wednesday, August 19, 2015 | Time: 6:30
Celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope! The Hubble Space Telescope has had more impact on astronomy than any other telescope in history. Michelle Nichols from the Adler Planetarium will present some of the well-known, and not-so-well-known, images and science from the last 25 years of Hubble’s mission. Michelle will also provide a […]