Adults

Sunday Film Club -- Movies by the Coen Brothers

Come to view and discuss Barton Fink, another great movie by Ethan & Joel Coen. Steve Hunt will present the 1991 American period film written, directed and produced, by the brothers. Set in 1941, it stars John Turturro in the title role as a New York playwright who is enticed to go to Hollywood to write for the movies and in the process discovers the harsh truth of the tinsel town.
1991 116 min. R
Miller’s Crossing

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Sunday, January 25, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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Movies & Popcorn

Come enjoy a Saturday afternoon movie in the library theater. We’ll be showing a newly released to DVD movie that is geared towards a young audience with a G or PG rating. The library will provide the popcorn/candy and you bring your own drink (with a lid please!) No registration necessary. Children 9 and younger need to be accompanied by an adult. Movie title will be available two weeks before screening.

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Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 2:00pm to 4:30pm

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Tamara De Lempicka: Art Deco Icon

Come and learn about Tamara de Lempicka, a Polish-born artist whose paintings and glamorous, jet-setting lifestyle have come to embody the Art Deco art and design movement in the early 20th century. We will feature many of Lempicka’s best-known paintings and discuss how her long, fascinating life influenced her work and piqued the interest of viewers for decades.

Instructor is Ann Shifflet from Columbus College of Art and Design.

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Friday, January 23, 2015 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

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Tips for College Planning

High school students need to know much more than the three R’s before they graduate, and parents can help! Facilitators from At the Core, a company that offers guided self-assessment for students, will explain how the college application process has changed and what colleges are looking for in applicants. They will also share ways that parents can help students determine a major, college and career.

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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UAPL Book Circle

Join us for an informal discussion of Benjamin Franklin: An American Life by Walter Isaacson. Benjamin Franklin packed more than just one life into eighty-four years. He was an inventor, a scientist, a diplomat, a businessman, a writer, and one of our most fascinating founding fathers. Award-winning author and historian Walter Isaacson explores all the facets of Franklin’s complex character in this biography.

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

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