Check out our Monday movie lineup for the month of March. This month, we have partnered up with Arena Stage and are showing three movies based on Edward Albee's works. Our movies start at 6:30 p.m.
Published on Thursday, February 24, 2011
We will be presenting X, a movie about the life of Malcolm X directed by Spike Lee. Since the movie is long we will show the movie on two nights. The first part will be shown on Monday, February 28, at 6 p.m. The second part will be shown on Wednesday, March 2nd at 6 p.m. After each viewing there will be a discussion about the movie lead by our teen librarian, Kelly Navies. Please stop by for this engaging movie and discussion.
Published on Thursday, February 3, 2011
Join us on Wednesday, February 23, at 6 p.m. as we view The Drum Major, a documentary produced by local community member and actor, Michael Mack. This movie explores the last and most challenging year in the life of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
An official selection of the Amnesty International Human Rights Art Festival, "The Drum Major" features the work of JumpStart Media Project (JMP) staff members Michael Mack, Jim Pollock, Jeff Herberger, and Jennifer Rouse.
After the movie, Michael Mack will lead a discussion and field questions about the film.
Published on Monday, January 31, 2011
Southwest Library will be closed Monday, Feb. 7 to have energy-efficient lighting installed. The library will reopen Monday, Feb 14.
Published on Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Join us on Monday, January 24, at 6 p.m. as we view the documentary MLK: A Call to Conscience.
After the film, we will have a discussion led by local activist, Tad Daley. Daley is also the author of Apocalypse Never: Forging The Path to a Nuclear Weapon-Free World.
Published on Friday, January 7, 2011
Tax season is underway, and the Southwest Neighborhood Library will be hosting the AARP Tax Aide Program on Mondays and Thursdays this year. Please look at the information posted below, as the tax help times have changed from last year.
- Mondays from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
- Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- The starting date will be February 14, 2011, and the last date will be April 18, 2011.
- Certified Tax Counselors will be preparing tax returns for taxpayers using their own laptop computers and printers.
- This site will only prepare returns that can be electronically filled. No paper returns will be prepared at this site.
If you have any questions, feel free to stop by the library during the hours of tax help.
Published on Monday, December 20, 2010
Please join the Kitchen Table Book Group on Saturday, January 29 at 1 p.m. as we discuss Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid by Jimmy Carter.
Our book for the month of February is Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave by Frederick Douglass. We will discuss this narrative on Saturday, February 26 at 1 p.m.