Sorry these classes are full: Beginner’s Bridge Classes
Thursdays; Aug. 21, 28, Sept. 4, 18, 25, & Oct. 2 5:00 – 6:45 p.m.
Have you always wanted to play Bridge? Did you play years ago, and would like to learn the current approach to the game? We’re offering a six-session Beginner’s Bridge Class, starting on Thursday, August 21st. We’ll explain how to evaluate your hand, bid and play. Every session will include hands-on practice games. We’re not experts — just bridge players who like to have fun! Please sign up at the Library (363-2818). Class size is limited to 16.
“Divergent” Summer Film Series
Sunday, August 24 7:00 p.m.
Tris learns she’s Divergent and won’t fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it’s too late. Rated PG-13 for intense violence and action, thematic elements and some sensuality. 139 minutes.
Edward S. Curtis & the North American Indians
Art Reception & Film
Tuesday, August 26
5:00 p.m. Reception 6:00 p.m. Film
An exhibit of Edward Curtis prints will be on display through August. From 5-6 p.m. there will be a reception and viewing of the exhibit on the main floor of the Library. At 6:00 p.m. the film “Coming to Light: Edward S. Curtis and the North American Indians”, an in-depth portrait of Edward S. Curtis, the preeminent photographer of North American Indians will be shown. Curtis (1868-1952) was a driven, charismatic, obsessive artist, a pioneer photographer who set out in 1900 to document traditional Indian life. Film is 84 minutes.
“Gloria” Summer Film Series
Sunday, August 31 7:00 p.m.
Gloria (Paulina Garcia) is a fifty something woman living alone who dances and flirts, drinks and dreams, and meets Rodolfo, a handsome but slightly fishy recent divorcee. Best Actress – Berlin International Film Festival. Rated R for sexual content, some graphic nudity, drug use and language. 110 minutes.