A Conversation with Author Augustus Rose
Sunday, February 04, 2018, 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Join author Augustus Rose for a discussion of his obsessions: cults, subcultures, urban exploration, speculative science, metaphysics, alchemy, conspiracy theories, underground art movements, and the artist … Read More
The editors of BookPage have put together their list of choices for the best mysteries and thrillers of the year. There are some selections on this list that I haven’t seen on all the other end-of-the-year lists. Visit the BookPage … Read More
I really don’t know much about Taylor Swift. I’ve heard rumors of weird feuds she’s having with other celebrities. Katy Perry, Kanye West. I’ve heard most of her songs are about famous ex-boyfriends. I’ve heard she sometimes sends Christmas packages … Read More
Big news! Eisenhower Library card holders can now find a selection of digital comics from Marvel on Hoopla! Look for all your big screen superhero favorites like the Avengers, the Guardians of the Galaxy, Deadpool, Black Panther, Thor, Wolverine, and … Read More
Friday, January 12, 2018, 5:00 – 8:00 PM.
We’re keeping the library open after hours just for teens. Bring your friends to watch Teen Wolf starring Michael J. Fox, eat some pizza, and make your own werewolf ears and tails.… Read More
“Could anyone be Santa? It seemed crazy. But Santa was saying it…”
Santa Matthew Claus is retiring and, breaking with tradition, he’s not going to give the job over to his eldest son, Klaus. This time, this year, a … Read More
Fridays, January 05 – February 02, 1:00 PM
Leading up to our conversation with The Readymade Thief author Augustus Rose on February 4th, we’re presenting a series of episodes from the PBS art documentary series Art:21.… Read More
Monday, January 09, 7:00 – 8:30 PM.
This month’s Adult Book Discussion book will be A Man Called Ove by Fredrik Backman.
A feel-good story in the spirit of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and Major Pettigrew’s Last Stand… Read More
Thursday, January 04, 2018, 1:00 PM.
Our Classic Film Series continues with My Little Chickadee.
After being run out of town for kissing a bandit, Flower Belle Lee marries a conman to regain her “respectability.” 1940. Unrated R. 1h … Read More
Tuesday, January 02, 2:00 pm
Tuesday, January 16, 6:00 pm
Twice a month, the Modern Times Film Series showcases new additions to the library’s movie collection.
This month’s movie will be Kong: Skull Island, a reimagining of the origin … Read More
The editors of The New York Times Book Review have chosen their favorite books of the year. 2017 is winding down so keep looking for best-of-the-year lists.
Autumn by Ali Smith Read More
Autumn. Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness. …
Year One by Nora Roberts, December 05 Read More
It began on New Year’s Eve. The sickness came on suddenly, and spread quickly. The fear spread even faster. Within weeks, everything people counted on began to fail them. The electrical grid sputtered; …
The trailer for Marvel’s newest superhero spectacle, Avengers: Infinity War hit the internet this week and in only 24 hours became the most viewed movie trailer in Youtube history. It looks great and I’m looking forward to this movie and … Read More