Although we’re still enjoying the last days of summer, the reference librarians have been planning ahead for Fall activities at the Library.
Computer Classes will be starting September 23. The first class will give beginners the chance to practice using the keyboard. Only the first class will be held on a Tuesday. The other classes will be held on Wednesdays from 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Afternoon Book Discussions in the Quiet Reading Room
Thursday, September 25th at 2 p.m.
The Optimist’s Daughterby Eudora Welty
The Optimist’s Daughter is the story of Laurel McKelva Hand, a young woman who has left the South and returns, years later, to New Orleans, where her father is dying. After his death, she and her silly young stepmother go back still farther, to the small Mississippi town where she grew up. Alone in the old house, Laurel finally comes to an understanding of the past, herself, and her parents. (From Google Book Search)
Thursday, October 30th at 2 p.m.
The Spectator Bird by Wallace Stegner
Retired Literary Agent, Joe Allston passes through life as a spectator until he discovers the journals of a trip he took to his mother’s birthplace years before. (NoveList)