Adult

Feature Film: The Front

In the 1950s, refusing to testify or give names at House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) hearings could result in being blacklisted and unable to work in Hollywood.

 

Yet, while some directors, screenwriters, and producers lost their careers, others continued to make movies in secret.

 

See three films by blacklisted filmmakers Abraham Lincoln Polonsky, Carl Foreman, and James Dalton Trumbo and a tale about blacklisted writers working clandestinely on Thursdays at 7 p.m.

 

Feature Film: Lonely Are the Brave

In the 1950s, refusing to testify or give names at House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) hearings could result in being blacklisted and unable to work in Hollywood.

 

Yet, while some directors, screenwriters, and producers lost their careers, others continued to make movies in secret.

 

See three films by blacklisted filmmakers Abraham Lincoln Polonsky, Carl Foreman, and James Dalton Trumbo and a tale about blacklisted writers working clandestinely on Thursdays at 7 p.m.

 

Feature Film: High Noon

In the 1950s, refusing to testify or give names at House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) hearings could result in being blacklisted and unable to work in Hollywood.

 

Yet, while some directors, screenwriters, and producers lost their careers, others continued to make movies in secret.

 

See three films by blacklisted filmmakers Abraham Lincoln Polonsky, Carl Foreman, and James Dalton Trumbo and a tale about blacklisted writers working clandestinely on Thursdays at 7 p.m.

 

The Artist’s Way: The Complete Course

Join artist and writer Marsha Leonard for a twelve-week course on The Artist’s Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity by Julia Cameron  on Wednesdays, January 29 - April 15.

 

Every person has the ability to create. Whether you paint, dance, write, cook, decorate, or would like to be artistic, The Artist’s Way can help you find and develop the unique imagination and creativity within you.

 

A Concert of New Orleans Jazz by the Banjo Bob All-Stars Dixieland Band

Enjoy a concert of New Orleans Jazz by the Banjo Bob All-Stars Dixieland Band.

 

Also known as Dixieland and Traditional Jazz, New Orleans Jazz is happy and joyful music.

 

Hear an authentic performance by six of New England’s hottest musicians—Jeff Hughes on trumpet, Dr. John Clark on clarinet and sax, Dan Fox on trombone, Jon Wheatley on guitar, Justin Meyer on bass fiddle, and Bill Reynolds on drums.

 

Breakfast with Books: Winter Event

Breakfast with Books: Winter Event is a program in which Reference Librarians offer reviews of many different award-winning books.

 

Participants can follow along on a list and mark the books they would like to read!

 

Please join us for this semi-annual event and find out what your next book should be, while having a cup of coffee and some delicious pastry. 

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