This Week at the Library: April 8-14, 2018

April 7, 2018

Second Monday Book Discussion Group
Monday, April 9th at 3:00 p.m.

The Second Monday Book Discussion Group meets on the second Monday of the month at 3:00 p.m. in the Mahan House at the Library. Selections include fiction and historical fiction books set in locations around the world. On Monday afternoon the group will discuss Digging to America by Anne Tyler. Those interested in participating may pick up a copy of the book at the Circulation Desk in the Library.


Backstage at the Norton Center for the Arts
 Location: Centre College
Monday, April 9th at 4:00 p.m. 
(Meet in the Norton Center lobby at 3:50 p.m.)

The Friends of the Library will host "Backstage at the Norton Center: 39 Years of Stories" on Monday afternoon at 4:00 p.m. at the Norton Center for the Arts. The public is invited to take a tour of the Norton Center at Centre College led by Mark de Araujo who will share stories about the theater from the past 39 years.

Those planning to attend are strongly encouraged to wear flat shoes or walking shoes because climbing and uneven surfaces are part of the tour. This program will be held offsite at the Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College. Those interested in attending should meet at the Norton Center lobby 10 minutes before the start of the tour. All are welcome to attend.


Tween Master Builders
Monday, April 9th at 4:00 p.m.

On Monday afternoon at 4:00 p.m., tweens can stop by the Library to build or create anything imaginable using a wide variety of art and building supplies, including LEGOs, pipe cleaners, origami paper, yarn, and more. Snacks will be provided. For ages 9-13. 

Coloring & Conversation
Thursday, April 12th at 6:00 p.m.

The Library will host a coloring club for adults on Thursday evening at 6:00 p.m. Many adults have rediscovered the joys of coloring as a way to relax and combat stress. The club, which is done in partnership with the Boyle County Cooperative Extension office, meets on the second Thursday of the month in the Mahan Gallery.


Spring Film Series: Variety Showcase (Week 4)
Thursday, April 12th at 7:00 p.m.

The Friends of the Library continue with their annual Spring Film Series on Thursday evening at 7:00 p.m. Films will be shown on Thursday evenings in the Community Room through the end of April. The post-film discussion will be led by Charles Vahlkamp. Popcorn will be available and there is no charge for admission.

This week we'll be showing Paths of Glory (1957), a film about a commanding officer who must defend his soldiers after a general accuses the soldiers of cowardice for refusing to attack an enemy position.