Bring the family or meet up with friends for game nights at the library every Monday. All your favorite board and card games. Bring beverages and the library pops the corn. Find a spot anywhere in the library to play. Visit the LPL website.
A Friday afternoon movie at the library. In 1961, a 60-year-old taxi driver steals Goya's portrait of the Duke of Wellington from the National Gallery in London. He sends ransom notes saying that he will return the painting if the government invests more in care for the elderly. Stars Jim Broadbent and Helen Mirren. Rated […]
Meet to discuss a great book the first Wednesday of each month. The September selection is City of Girls by Elizabeth Gilbert. Pick up a copy at the front desk or drive-thru. New members always welcome. For ages 18+. Oct. 5 selection: The Beauty in Breaking by Michele Harper. Visit Lester Public Library online.
Meet to discuss books of different genres the first Monday of each month (this month's meeting postponed due to Labor Day). September's selection is Bewilderment by Richard Powers. The Oct. 3 selection: The Unsuitable by Molly Pohlig (horror). Pick up a copy at the front desk or drive-thru. New members always welcome. For ages 18+. […]
For 6th-12th Graders ● FREE Late nights at the library: An art project kicks off the evening. Then hang out with friends, snack on pizza or something else delicious, and, of course, create mayhem among the stacks (think Capture the Flag). This month, decorate a mug in your own unique style, then fill it with […]
Weekly stories, movement, learning and FUN! Play-based learning starts your child off on the right foot for school and life, and it’s never too early to start! Story Time activities embrace the five early literacy practices: read, sing, play, talk and write. Stories are chosen for preschoolers but children of all ages are welcome. Story […]
Country of origin: Germany. A scientist at the Pergamon Museum in Berlin is persuaded to participate in a study to get funding for her research. For three weeks, she must live with a humanoid robot designed to be the perfect life partner for her. Rated R. Runtime is 1:42. Stars Dan Stevens of Downton Abbey […]
Meet to discuss a great book the first Wednesday of each month. The October selection is The Beauty in Breaking by Michele Harper (memoir). Harper is a female, African American emergency room physician in a profession that is primarily male and white. Each of the patients Harper writes about taught her something important about recuperation and […]
Meet to discuss a great book the first Wednesday of each month. The October selection is The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. Somewhere out beyond the edge of the universe there is a library that contains an infinite number of books, each one the story of another reality. One tells the story of your life as […]