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Monday, August 31, 2015
6 p.m.Peter, Pacino, and Pods: Summertime Films at Jefferson Market!
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00 pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. June 1: Earthquake (1974; 123 mins.) Dir: Mark Robson. When the most catastrophic earthquake of all time rips through Southern California, it levels Los Angeles and sends shock waves through the lives of all who live there. Starring Ava Gardner, Charlton Heston. June 8: Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978; 115 mins.) Dir: Philip Kaufman. In San Francisco, a group of people discover the human race is being re…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Sunday, September 13, 2015
3 p.m.Jefferson Market Library ART HOUSE
A special series of screenings of world films presented in conjunction with our 5 session course New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema . You do not have to attend the course to enjoy these screenings! Sunday, Sept 13 at 3:00 pm: Germany Year Zero (1948; 78 mins.) Dir: Roberto Rossellini (Italian—"Germania anno zero" (original title ): In 1947, an ordinary German family fights to survive in a wrecked Berlin after the end of World War II. Sunday, Sept 20 at 3:00 pm: The World of…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Monday, September 14, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 19, 2015
3 p.m.New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema
Saturdays Sept 19, 25, Oct 3, 10, 17 3 pm to 5 pm In this course we take a world tour to explore some of the most famous 1950s and 1960s national film movements from Italy (Sept 19), India (Sept 25), France (Oct 3), Czechoslovakia (Oct 10), and Brazil (Oct 17). We will examine films from master directors such as: Roberto Rossellini, Jean-Luc Godard, Glauber Rocha, Satyajit Ray, and Vera Chytilová in terms of their historical context and innovations in film style. A seminal period in film…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Sunday, September 20, 2015
3 p.m.Jefferson Market Library ART HOUSE
A special series of screenings of world films presented in conjunction with our 5 session course New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema . You do not have to attend the course to enjoy these screenings! Sunday, Sept 13 at 3:00 pm: Germany Year Zero (1948; 78 mins.) Dir: Roberto Rossellini (Italian—"Germania anno zero" (original title ): In 1947, an ordinary German family fights to survive in a wrecked Berlin after the end of World War II. Sunday, Sept 20 at 3:00 pm: The World of…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Monday, September 21, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
6 p.m.MAY IT BE TO THE WORLD: A Play by Dan Merrill
There You Have It Productions, American Crisis Players presents MAY IT BE TO THE WORLD A Play by Dan Merrill with Geoffrey Riggs as John Adams Dan Merrill as Thomas Jefferson…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Thursday, September 24, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
These are the titles we will be discussing August 2015 - January 2016. We meet the last Thursday of every month (except July and December) at 4:30pm. August 27: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter. A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters. September 24: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee. An historic literary event: the publica…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, September 26, 2015
3 p.m.Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States
Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States, 1829–1877: a Five Session Course What was political radical thought in nineteenth-century America? This class will focus on the content of the radical political thought in the period historian Eric Hobsbawm named the “Age of Capital,” the period from 1848 to 1875, and within this period the corresponding decades of American industrialization. During this brief time the world saw more wars than the preceding thirty o…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
3 p.m.New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema
Saturdays Sept 19, 25, Oct 3, 10, 17 3 pm to 5 pm In this course we take a world tour to explore some of the most famous 1950s and 1960s national film movements from Italy (Sept 19), India (Sept 25), France (Oct 3), Czechoslovakia (Oct 10), and Brazil (Oct 17). We will examine films from master directors such as: Roberto Rossellini, Jean-Luc Godard, Glauber Rocha, Satyajit Ray, and Vera Chytilová in terms of their historical context and innovations in film style. A seminal period in film…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Sunday, September 27, 2015
3 p.m.Jefferson Market Library ART HOUSE
A special series of screenings of world films presented in conjunction with our 5 session course New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema . You do not have to attend the course to enjoy these screenings! Sunday, Sept 13 at 3:00 pm: Germany Year Zero (1948; 78 mins.) Dir: Roberto Rossellini (Italian—"Germania anno zero" (original title ): In 1947, an ordinary German family fights to survive in a wrecked Berlin after the end of World War II. Sunday, Sept 20 at 3:00 pm: The World of…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Monday, September 28, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 3, 2015
3 p.m.Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States
Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States, 1829–1877: a Five Session Course What was political radical thought in nineteenth-century America? This class will focus on the content of the radical political thought in the period historian Eric Hobsbawm named the “Age of Capital,” the period from 1848 to 1875, and within this period the corresponding decades of American industrialization. During this brief time the world saw more wars than the preceding thirty o…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
3 p.m.New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema
Saturdays Sept 19, 25, Oct 3, 10, 17 3 pm to 5 pm In this course we take a world tour to explore some of the most famous 1950s and 1960s national film movements from Italy (Sept 19), India (Sept 25), France (Oct 3), Czechoslovakia (Oct 10), and Brazil (Oct 17). We will examine films from master directors such as: Roberto Rossellini, Jean-Luc Godard, Glauber Rocha, Satyajit Ray, and Vera Chytilová in terms of their historical context and innovations in film style. A seminal period in film…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Sunday, October 4, 2015
3 p.m.Jefferson Market Library ART HOUSE
A special series of screenings of world films presented in conjunction with our 5 session course New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema . You do not have to attend the course to enjoy these screenings! Sunday, Sept 13 at 3:00 pm: Germany Year Zero (1948; 78 mins.) Dir: Roberto Rossellini (Italian—"Germania anno zero" (original title ): In 1947, an ordinary German family fights to survive in a wrecked Berlin after the end of World War II. Sunday, Sept 20 at 3:00 pm: The World of…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Tuesday, October 6, 2015
3:30 p.m.Animal Odyssey
Join the staff of the New Canaan Nature Center for an awesome animal adventure. We will start out with invertebrates and insects and work our way through the wonders of fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Programs will take participants on a hands-on journey throughout the animal kingdom. Each week will feature up close visits from one (1) or two (2) live animal ambassadors, plus investigations and experiments using real animal artifacts to discover more about a variety of amazing cr…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, October 10, 2015
3 p.m.Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States
Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States, 1829–1877: a Five Session Course What was political radical thought in nineteenth-century America? This class will focus on the content of the radical political thought in the period historian Eric Hobsbawm named the “Age of Capital,” the period from 1848 to 1875, and within this period the corresponding decades of American industrialization. During this brief time the world saw more wars than the preceding thirty o…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
3 p.m.New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema
Saturdays Sept 19, 25, Oct 3, 10, 17 3 pm to 5 pm In this course we take a world tour to explore some of the most famous 1950s and 1960s national film movements from Italy (Sept 19), India (Sept 25), France (Oct 3), Czechoslovakia (Oct 10), and Brazil (Oct 17). We will examine films from master directors such as: Roberto Rossellini, Jean-Luc Godard, Glauber Rocha, Satyajit Ray, and Vera Chytilová in terms of their historical context and innovations in film style. A seminal period in film…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Sunday, October 11, 2015
3 p.m.Jefferson Market Library ART HOUSE
A special series of screenings of world films presented in conjunction with our 5 session course New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema . You do not have to attend the course to enjoy these screenings! Sunday, Sept 13 at 3:00 pm: Germany Year Zero (1948; 78 mins.) Dir: Roberto Rossellini (Italian—"Germania anno zero" (original title ): In 1947, an ordinary German family fights to survive in a wrecked Berlin after the end of World War II. Sunday, Sept 20 at 3:00 pm: The World of…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
3:30 p.m.Animal Odyssey
Join the staff of the New Canaan Nature Center for an awesome animal adventure. We will start out with invertebrates and insects and work our way through the wonders of fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Programs will take participants on a hands-on journey throughout the animal kingdom. Each week will feature up close visits from one (1) or two (2) live animal ambassadors, plus investigations and experiments using real animal artifacts to discover more about a variety of amazing cr…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, October 17, 2015
3 p.m.Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States
Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States, 1829–1877: a Five Session Course What was political radical thought in nineteenth-century America? This class will focus on the content of the radical political thought in the period historian Eric Hobsbawm named the “Age of Capital,” the period from 1848 to 1875, and within this period the corresponding decades of American industrialization. During this brief time the world saw more wars than the preceding thirty o…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
3 p.m.New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema
Saturdays Sept 19, 25, Oct 3, 10, 17 3 pm to 5 pm In this course we take a world tour to explore some of the most famous 1950s and 1960s national film movements from Italy (Sept 19), India (Sept 25), France (Oct 3), Czechoslovakia (Oct 10), and Brazil (Oct 17). We will examine films from master directors such as: Roberto Rossellini, Jean-Luc Godard, Glauber Rocha, Satyajit Ray, and Vera Chytilová in terms of their historical context and innovations in film style. A seminal period in film…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Sunday, October 18, 2015
1:30 p.m.Jefferson Market Library ART HOUSE
A special series of screenings of world films presented in conjunction with our 5 session course New Waves: An International Study of Modern Cinema . You do not have to attend the course to enjoy these screenings! Sunday, Sept 13 at 3:00 pm: Germany Year Zero (1948; 78 mins.) Dir: Roberto Rossellini (Italian—"Germania anno zero" (original title ): In 1947, an ordinary German family fights to survive in a wrecked Berlin after the end of World War II. Sunday, Sept 20 at 3:00 pm: The World of…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
1:30 p.m.Cinema: Pier Paolo Pasolini's The Gospel According to Matthew, a lecture and discussion
In light of the September 2015 visit by Pope Francis to the United States we present a showing of Pier Paolo Pasolini's film The Gospel According to Matthew, introduced by Norman MacAfee, scholar and translator of Pasolini’s poetry, with a discussion to follow. Sunday, October 18 at 1:30 pm. This film runs 137 minutes. In 2014, the progressive Vatican of Pope Francis called The Gospel According to Matthew by Pier Paolo Pasolini the greatest film about Jesus. The Life magazine review in 1966 c…
Jefferson Market Library, First FloorAdults
Monday, October 19, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
3:30 p.m.Animal Odyssey
Join the staff of the New Canaan Nature Center for an awesome animal adventure. We will start out with invertebrates and insects and work our way through the wonders of fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Programs will take participants on a hands-on journey throughout the animal kingdom. Each week will feature up close visits from one (1) or two (2) live animal ambassadors, plus investigations and experiments using real animal artifacts to discover more about a variety of amazing cr…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Saturday, October 24, 2015
3 p.m.Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States
Reform in the Age of Capital: Radical Political Thought in the United States, 1829–1877: a Five Session Course What was political radical thought in nineteenth-century America? This class will focus on the content of the radical political thought in the period historian Eric Hobsbawm named the “Age of Capital,” the period from 1848 to 1875, and within this period the corresponding decades of American industrialization. During this brief time the world saw more wars than the preceding thirty o…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, October 26, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
3:30 p.m.Animal Odyssey
Join the staff of the New Canaan Nature Center for an awesome animal adventure. We will start out with invertebrates and insects and work our way through the wonders of fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals. Programs will take participants on a hands-on journey throughout the animal kingdom. Each week will feature up close visits from one (1) or two (2) live animal ambassadors, plus investigations and experiments using real animal artifacts to discover more about a variety of amazing cr…
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, October 29, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
These are the titles we will be discussing August 2015 - January 2016. We meet the last Thursday of every month (except July and December) at 4:30pm. August 27: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter. A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters. September 24: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee. An historic literary event: the publica…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, November 2, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
3:30 p.m.Jr. Explorers:
Presented by Mad Science.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 9, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
3:30 p.m.Jr. Explorers:
Presented by Mad Science.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 16, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
3:30 p.m.Jr. Explorers:
Presented by Mad Science.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Thursday, November 19, 2015
4:30 p.m.Book Discussion!
These are the titles we will be discussing August 2015 - January 2016. We meet the last Thursday of every month (except July and December) at 4:30pm. August 27: Beautiful Ruins by Jess Walter. A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters. September 24: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee. An historic literary event: the publica…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Monday, November 23, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
3:30 p.m.Jr. Explorers:
Presented by Mad Science.
Jefferson Market LibraryChildren,
Pre-schoolers (3-5 years),
School Age (5-12 years),
Children
Monday, November 30, 2015
6 p.m.England, East Village, and Eastwick: Fall Films at Jefferson Market
Films are shown Mondays at 6:00pm in the first floor Willa Cather community room. All programs are free and open to the public. September 14: Bagdad Cafe (1987; 95 mins.) Dir: Percy Adlon. A lonely German woman ends up in the most desolate motel on Earth and decides to make it brighter. Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder. September 21: Murder by Death (1976; 94 mins.) Dir: Robert Moore. Five famous literary detective characters and their sidekicks are invited to a bizarre mansion to solve…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
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