Second Floor Meeting Room

The second floor meeting room is open only for library-sponsored events. It is not available for reservation by the public, unlike our other meeting rooms.

Summer Solstice Poetry Reading

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join us in celebrating the official beginning of summer with a festive, open-mic poetry reading. This special event will be emceed by accomlished local poet Ruth Braswell, of the Limestone Dust Poetry Festival.

This event is free and open to the public. No registration is required. Poets will read in the order they sign up, with sign-ups beginning 30 minutes prior to the start of the program, (6 pm) in the second floor events room of our Main branch.

How to do Things: Write poetry

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

You are invited to attend a free one-time poetry-writing class, taught by accomplished local poet, Ruth Braswell, of the Limestone Dust Poetry Festival. This class will take place from 6:30 to 8 pm in the second floor events room of the Main branch.

This class is appropriate for adults and mature youth. No registration is required. Please just bring a writing utensil and as much paper as you'll need to create your masterpiece! Please see the outline of the class, below, provided by Ms. Braswell.

How to do Things! Speak in Public

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, May 24, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

If you're afraid of speaking in public, you're not alone! Fortunately, this common fear can be overcome. In this How to do Things! session, Lee Demory of the Redstone Toastmasters will help you take the first step to conquering that fear, which can lead to greater confidence and success in both your professional and personal ambitions.

This event will take place on Tuesday, May 24 from 6:30 -8 pm in the second floor events room.

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Memorial Day Documentary Screening

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Memorial Day Documentary: Restrepo

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Please join us for the second of two public documenatry viewings, in recognition of Memorial Day. The first, on May 23, is an OSCAR winning classic  World War II documentary, Prelude to War, and the second, Restrepo, on May 31, is an acclaimed, candid account of the current war in Afghanistan.

Synopsis of Restrepo (from DVD case):

Memorial Day Documentary: Prelude to War

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Please join us for the first of two public documenatry viewings, in recognition of Memorial Day. The first, on May 23, is an OSCAR winning classic  World War II documentary, Prelude to War, and the second, Restrepo, on May 31, is an acclaimed, candid account of the current war in Afghanistan.

Synopsis of Prelude to War :

How to Do Things

Location: Main Library
Date: Tuesday, May 24, 2011 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Memorial Day Program

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Memorial Day Program

Location: Main Library
Date: Monday, May 23, 2011 - 6:00pm - 8:30pm

Mensa Kids Trek

Location: Main Library
Date: Saturday, May 21, 2011 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

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