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Teen Programs

Tween
Programs

 

  Morley Library Presents:
Classes
and Programs
 

 

Upcoming Events:


Winter Reading begins on December 21st (the first day of Winter)
and runs for 8 weeks until February 21st.
Read books, win prizes and come for the fun events!

Monday, December 29th - Peace Corps
7:00 p.m. in basement Meeting Room A
Peace Corps volunteer Rachel Kulhanek will share her experiences in Amazonas, Peru and discuss what the Peace Corps is and how to get involved.

Monday, January 5th - Computer Class
Learn the basics of Windows 7
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. in the basement Classroom
Please register online, by phone or in person.



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Movies

Morley Library frequently presents newly-released DVDs
in our lower level Meeting Rooms.  Films are shown with a projector onto a large screen.  Start time is 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted. You are welcome to bring food and drink.


Upcoming showings:

Thursday, December 18th - Guardians of the Galaxy  PG-13, 121 min.
 

** Start time is 6 p.m. unless otherwise noted. **

Dates and titles are added frequently.
Check back for updates!

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Book Discussion Groups

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Original Book Discussion Groups

2014 Reading Lists

Tuesday Afternoon (2 PM) Wednesday Evening (7 PM)
   

January 13, 2015:  Millard, Candace.  Destiny of a Republic.  (973.84, also Audio)

January 14, 2015:  Alcott, Kate.  The Dressmaker.  (Fiction)

February 10, 2015:  Jonesson, Jones.  100 Year-old Man who Climbed Out a Window.  (on order; LP Fiction)

February 11, 2015:  Bauby, Jean-Dominque.  The Diving Bell and the Butterfly.  (844.914, and DVD)

March 10, 2015:  DeWaal, Edmund.  The Hare with the Amber Eyes.  (709.04) March 11, 2015:  Winspear, Jacqueline.  Maisie Dobbs.  (Mystery, LP)
April 14, 2015: Brunt, Carol Rifka.  Tell the Wolves I'm Home. (Fiction)

April 8, 2015: Dosa, David.  Making the Rounds with Oscar.  (362.1756)

May 12, 2015 - Kiernan, Denise.  The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win WWII.  (976.873, regular & large print) May 13, 2015: Buchanan, Cathy Marie.  Painted Girls.  (Fiction)
June 9th, 2015: Ondaatje, Michael.  Cat's Table.  (Fiction, also available on audio) June 10th, 2015: Roach, Mary.  Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal.  (612.3; also available on audio)


  Dial M for Morley, the Mystery Book Discussion Group
     Each meeting is held on a Monday at 10:00 a.m.

December - no meeting
January 26th - Pick a book; pick a "new to you" mystery author and title.  Call Mindy at 440-352-3383 (ask for Reference) or email mtrayter@morleylibrary.org for special instructions for this month.
February 23rd - Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close by Jonathon Safran Foer
March 23rd - The Man Who Loved Books Too Much by Allison Hoover Bartlett
April 27th - Turn of Mind by Alice LaPlante
May 18th - pick a Lord Peter Wimsey mystery by Dorothy L. Sayers to read and discuss
June 22nd - Twenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella
July 27th - On Maggie's Watch by Ann Wertz Garvin
August 24th - The House Girl by Tara Conklin
September 28th - The Art Forger by Barbara Shapiro
October 26th - Destiny of the Republic by Candice Dillard
November 23rd - Death Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James
December - no meeting
 

eel Talk


Love books?  Love movies?  Love books made into movies?

Then you'll love this new discussion group.  Each month, a title will be selected for you to both read and view before we meet to discuss it.  Copies of the book and movie are available for pickup at the Checkout Desk on the Main Floor.
If you have any questions about Reel Talk, contact the 3rd Floor Reference Desk.  New members are welcome at anytime.  Must be 18 years of age or older.

2:45-3:45 p.m.


Unable to attend, but still want to participate?  Read the book, watch the movie and email your comments to:
reference@morleylibrary.org
We will share your comments with the group.

 

Upcoming books & films:

January 26th - Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

February 23rd - The Monuments Men by Robert M. Edsel

March 23rd - The Reader by Bernard Schlink

April 27th - The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

May meeting held on June 1st - Winter's Tale by Mark Helprin

June 29th - Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northrup

September 28th - Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn

October 26th - Never Cry Wolf by Farley Mowat

December 14th - A Child's Christmas in Wales by Dylan Thomas

 

 

 

Financial Support from the Friends of Morley Library
makes many of these programs and classes possible.

 

Updated 12.17.14