An idealistic L.A. couple — he’s a cameraman, she’s a private chef — leave their tiny Santa Monica apartment behind and move an hour north to pursue their back-to-the-land ideals. But dreams of the bucolic countryside soon yield to the cold realities of coyotes, record droughts, and rogue snails in writer-director John Chester’s winning, warm-hearted documentary.
(2019) 91 minutes, PG, Documentary.
Showing on Monday, September 16th at 7pm in the Library’s Meeting RoomRead the rest of this entry »
The Friends’ 38th Annual Fall Book and Bake Sale offers a superb selection of gently used books for children and adults. Fiction, non-fiction, cookbooks, and classics. Books on history, travel, religion, health, and wellness. Vintage books and paper ephemera. Specialty items include CDs and DVDs, sheet music, and artwork. Friday, September 27 from 9am to 6 pm; Saturday, September 28 from 9am to 4pm (bake sale); and Sunday, September 29 from 11am to 3pm (half price day). Guilford Free Library, 67 Park Street, Guilford, Connecticut.Read the rest of this entry »
Come learn how to play one of the current top games in the country—Azul! Azul is an abstract strategy game where players compete as artisans decorating the walls of the Royal Palace of Evora. The game is recommended for ages 8 and up. Free and open to all. Tuesday, September 17 from 6 to 8 pm. Please register.Read the rest of this entry »
Join Madison’s new Library Director, Sunnie Scarpa to discuss one of her favorite books, “Dear Ijeawele, or A Feminist Manifesto in Fifteen Suggestions” on Tuesday, September 17 at 7 pm. Please register.Read the rest of this entry »