Sunday, November 15, 2015

This week at the library...


MONDAY
Central Library, 7:00 p.m.

OPERA TALK,  featuring...
MOBY DICK
Join us for a multimedia presentation and discussion of the opera, led by our guest speaker, Bill Green, from LA Opera's Community Engagement Program.






TUESDAY
Central Library, at noon

BROWN BAG BOOK CLUB
Please join us as we discuss Second Honeymoon,
by Joanna Trollope.










Buena Vista Branch, 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.


COVERED CALIFORNIA WORKSHOP
Learn about your health plan options, estimate premiums, find out about financial assistance, and begin the application process.
November 3 – January 26
(except Dec. 22 and 29)









Buena Vista Branch, 7:00 p.m.

SCENE OF THE CRIME MYSTERY BOOK CLUB
Join the club to discuss Past Crimes, by Glen Erik Hamilton.


Central Library, 7:00 p.m.

Family Night presents...
DR. SEUSS!
Join Broadway and film actor Duffy Hudson for this fast-paced romp as your favorite Dr. Seuss classics come to life!


WEDNESDAY
Buena Vista Branch, 6:30 p.m.

THE IRON GIANT
Warner Bros. and Burbank Public Library present a screening of The Iron Giant, plus a fun photo op! The film has been re-mastered and enhanced with two all-new scenes.

In times like these, you really find out what your friends are made of… sometimes, it’s even metal.













THURSDAY
Central Library, 7:00 p.m.

THE WORLD OF BOB'S BIG BOY
Since the 1980s, Roy and Terry Dayton have amassed one of the largest collections of Bob's Big Boy memorabilia in the world. Come and hear the story behind the collection, meet Roy and Terry, see some of their favorite items, and share in an evening of pop culture and local history.









Central Library, 7:00 p.m.

GENRE-X BOOK CLUB
Not your mother's book club...

The club will discuss Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar by Cheryl Strayed.







Buena Vista Branch, 7:00 p.m.

For teens in grades 6-12 only...

BOOK CAFÉ with CORNELIA FUNKE!

The creator of Mirrorworld will talk about the newest book in the series, The Golden Yarn. The book will be available for purchase, and Cornelia will autograph. There will be book-talking and coffee house treats! Teens only, please!

Cornelia will also present the prizes to the top writers in the "Once Upon A Time" Retold Fairy Tale Writing Contest! So if you entered a story, definitely plan to be at Book Cafe!






SATURDAY
Buena Vista Branch, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

STAR WARS MOVIE MARATHON, PART TWO!

EPISODE 4:
A NEW HOPE
10AM-12PM

EPISODE 5:
THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK
12:10PM-2:20PM

EPISODE 6:
RETURN OF THE JEDI
2:25PM-4:45PM

(ALL EPISODES RATED PG)

And mark your calendar: Don’t miss our epic night of all things Star Wars on Wednesday, Dec. 2. We’ll have costumed volunteers (perfect for photo ops), Star Wars origami, trivia, prizes, and much more! Fun for all ages! Star Wars costumes are encouraged!



Central Library, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


COVERED CALIFORNIA WORKSHOP
Learn about your health plan options, estimate premiums, find out about financial assistance, and begin the application process.
November 3 – January 26
(except Dec. 22 and 29)










CHILDREN'S PROGRAMMING THIS WEEK:


Preschool Storytime:
Tuesday 10 a.m. Buena Vista
Wednesday 10 a.m. Northwest
Thursday 10 a.m. Central

Toddler Storytime:
Wednesday 10 a.m. Buena Vista
Friday 10 a.m. Central, 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Buena Vista

Baby Storytime:
Thursday 10 a.m. Northwest

Rhythm and Reading for Preschoolers:
Thursday 1:00 p.m. Buena Vista

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