Bailey Cove Branch Library

Book vs. Movie: Stardust

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Tuesday, January 7, 2014 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Join us for a brand new book club at Bailey Cove Library, "Book vs. Movie"! On odd months (September, November, January, etc.) we will watch a feature film that was adapted from the plot of a book.  On the even months (October, December, February, etc.) we will take an hour to discuss the book from which the film was derived, and decide which one wins in a contest of "book vs. movie". It is highly recommended that you read the book *before* attending the film for best results. Brown-bag lunches are welcome! Drinks will be provided.

Knitting Between the Lines: Shakespeare: The World as Stage

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

 The man who gave us 'The Mother Tongue' and 'A Walk in the Woods' approaches Shakespeare with the same freedom of spirit and curiosity that made those books such reader favorites. A refreshing take on an elusive literary master.

Knitting Between the Lines: Backseat Saints

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Rose Mae Lolley's mother disappeared when she was eight, leaving Rose with a heap of old novels and a taste for dangerous men. Now, as demure Mrs. Ro Grandee, she's living the very life her mother abandoned. She's all but forgotten the girl she used to be-teenaged spitfire, Alabama heartbreaker, and a crack shot with a pistol-until an airport gypsy warns Rose it's time to find her way back to that brave, tough girl . . . or else.

Knitting Between the Lines: Crooked Letter, Crooked Letter

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Tom Franklin's narrative power and flair for characterization have been compared to the likes of Harper Lee, Flannery O'Connor, Elmore Leonard, and Cormac McCarthy.

Knitting Between the Lines: Maisie Dobbs

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Maisie Dobbs, junior housemaid, is found reading in the library, assigned tutor Maurice Blanche who trains her in psychological investigative techniques and prepares her for Cambridge. After spending World War I nursing in France, she sets up as a private investigator. But her very first assignment, seemingly an ordinary infidelity case, soon reveals a much deeper, darker web of secrets, which will force Maisie to revisit the horrors of the Great War and the love she left behind.

Second Saturday Storytime with Ms. Lorie

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, February 8, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, March 8, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, April 12, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, May 10, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, June 14, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, July 12, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, August 9, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, September 13, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, October 11, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, November 8, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, December 13, 2014 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, January 10, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, February 14, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, March 14, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, April 11, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, May 9, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, June 13, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, July 11, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, August 8, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, September 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, October 10, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, November 14, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pmSaturday, December 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Join us for a Saturday afternoon children's storytime and craft!

LIBRARY CLOSED

Location: Main Library
Date: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 - 5:00pm - Friday, November 29, 2013 - 9:00pm

The Library is closed in observance of Thanksgiving.

'Christmas Tree Angel' Author Visit

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Saturday, November 23, 2013 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Hear author and actress Lisa Soland talk about her book The Christmas Tree Angel. Following the author's reading, families will be invited to make their own special Christmas ornament.

Bailey Cove Science Fiction: A Scanner Darkly

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, January 2, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

In this semi-autobiographical novel, Dick looks back on his own drug abuse and his own friends who he lost to drugs. By turns thrilling, mind-bending, laught-out-loud funny, and heart-wrenchingly sad, A Scanner Darkly is an award-winning book made into a cult film and may just be Dick's best novel.

 

Bailey Cove Science Fiction: The Demolished Man

Location: Bailey Cove Branch Library
Date: Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

"In the year 2301, the wealthiest man in the universe is determined to commit murder in a world in which telepaths are used to detect possible crimes before they can happen." -- Baker & Taylor

 

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