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Tuesday, February 3, 2015
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
4 p.m.Manga Drawing Workshop
Do you have the next manga series ready to pour through your fingertips? Join Ivan Velez and learn how to draw your own characters, plot your stories, and more! All materials will be provided. For ages 12 to 18 years old.
Mulberry Street LibraryTeens/Young Adults (13-18 years)
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Country Girl: A Memoir by Edna O'Brien
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Edna O'Brien's memoir Country Girl. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - When Edna O'Brien's first novel, The Country Girls, was published in 1960, it so scandalized the O'Briens' local parish that the book was burned by its priest. O'Brien was undeterred and has since created a body of work that bears comparison with the best writing of the twentieth century. Country Girl brings us face-to-face with a life of h…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg
Join us for a powerful discussion of Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Cheryl Sandberg. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - Thirty years after women became 50 percent of the college graduates in the United States, men still hold the vast majority of leadership positions in government and industry. This means that women's voices are still not heard equally in the decisions that most affect our lives. In this book the author examines why w…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Want Not by Jonathan Miles
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Want Not by Jonathan Miles. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary -In Want Not, Miles takes a giant leap forward with this highly inventive and corrosively funny story of our times, a three-pronged tale of human excess that sifts through the detritus of several disparate lives, all conjoined in their come-hell-or- high-water search for fulfillment. As the novel opens on Thanksgiving Day, readers are telescoped into…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, May 27, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell
Join us for a powerful discussion of David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants by Malcolm Gladwell . You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - In David and Goliath, Malcolm Gladwell challenges how we think about obstacles and disadvantages, offering a new interpretation of what it means to be discriminated against, or cope with a disability, or lose a parent, or attend a mediocre school, or suffer from any number of other appa…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach
Join us for an engrossing discussion of Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - “America’s funniest science writer” (Washington Post) takes us down the hatch on an unforgettable tour. The alimentary canal is classic Mary Roach terrain: the questions explored in Gulp are as taboo, in their way, as the cadavers in Stiff and every bit as surreal as the universe of zero gravity explored in Packing for…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Life After Life: A Novel by Kate Atkinson
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Life AFter LIfe: A Novel by Kate Atkinson. You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - What if you could live again and again, until you got it right? On a cold and snowy night in 1910, Ursula Todd is born to an English banker and his wife. She dies before she can draw her first breath. On that same cold and snowy night, Ursula Todd is born, lets out a lusty wail, and embarks upon a life that will be, to say the least,…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
6 p.m.Book Discussion - Straight Man: A Novel by RIchard Russo
Join us for a thoughtful discussion of Straight Man: A Novel by RIchard Russo . You can pick up a copy at the library or reserve your copy here. Book Summary - William Henry Devereaux, Jr., spiritually suited to playing left field but forced by a bad hamstring to try first base, is the unlikely chairman of the English department at West Central Pennsylvania University. Over the course of a single convoluted week, he threatens to execute a duck, has his nose slashed by a feminist poet, discov…
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