In the aftermath of the Iranian revolution, former college professor Azar Nafisi secretly read forbidden Western classics with seven of her female University students.Ms. Nafisi's account of life and literature in the Islamic Republic of Iran is part memoir, part contemporary history and part personal and literary exploration.
Do you like to knit or crochet? Are you a reader? If so, then join our Knit & Lit Club.We meet on Saturday afternoons at 3 p.m. for fun, conversation, and the chance to hang out. We are an informal group -- no registration required. Just show up. The club is open to all skill levels.
Join us for films about people who overcame extraordinary circumstances. We will show the movies in the large lower-level meeting room. All movies will start at 6 p.m., except Into the Wild, which will begin at 5 p.m.
We know you've been reading all summer long. Don't forget to collect your prizes!Prizes for 0-6 years old: 3 hours of reading -- Nightlight8 hours of reading -- BookPrizes for 6 years old:3 hours of reading -- Book light8 hours of reading -- Enter raffle to win e-readerStop in today and get your prize in the Children's Room at the desk.
Non-fiction readers will delight in David Brooks's wit and insight this month when we read and talk about The Social Animal.We will meet on Thursday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.