Book and Author Events
Thursday, December 12 at 7:00 pm
Patrick Robinson will talk about his new book Honor and Betrayal: The Untold Story of the Navy SEALS who Captured the "Butcher of Fallujah" -- and the Shameful Ordeal They Later Endured. Robinson is the coauthor of the New York Times
#1 nonfiction bestseller Lone Survivor
. He is a recognized authority on Navy SEALs and special forces, and is often called upon by media for his expertise. This new book is the riveting, behind-the-scenes story of the three Navy SEALs that captured the βButcher of Fallujah,β then charged with βprisoner abuse,β and their long road to justice.
Sunday Afternoon - Winter Programs
Sunday, January 12 at 2:00 pm
Our resident poet Peter Saunders will present "Silent No More" which unlocks the voices of older poets. This is an anthology of Peter's poetry students whose ages range from 50-90 years old.
Sunday, January 26 at 2:00 pm
John King will present one of his entertaining and informative travel adventure programs.
Sunday, February 23 at 2:0o pm
Storyteller and actress Joan Gatturna presents a one-woman dramatization of the lives of extraordinary yet little known American
women, in a series of programs entitled "Petticoat Adventures." Ms. Gatturna will present "Petticoats at Sea: The Story of a Clipper Ship Family"
at the Eldredge Public Library. History is full of stories about captains of America's great Clipper Ships, but did you know that women and children lived and sailed on these ships too? The story of Johanna Sears ad her family is based on the true life adventures of several New England families whose daughters and sons proved their courage and skill when faced with perils at sea!
Ebook demonstration for Kindle Users
Wednesday: December 4 @ 3:30 pm, January 8 @ 10:30 am, February 12 at 2:00 pm
Reference Librarian Amy Andreasson will present instructions for downloading ebooks to your Kindle and tips for searching the Clams digital library site. Bring your questions regarding your Kindle, or call Amy for an individual appointment (508-945-5170) if you need additional or extended help.
Ebook demonstration for Nook Users
Wednesday: December 11 @ 3:30 pm, January 15 @ 10:30 am, February 12 @ 3:30 pmΒ
Reference Librarian Amy Andreasson will present instructions for downloading ebooks to your Nook and tips for searching the Clams digital library site. Bring your questions regarding your Nook, or call Amy for an individual appointment (508-945-5170) if you need additional or extended help.