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The Library is celebrating the 160th anniversary of Louisa May Alcott's first published book Flower Fables in May with original manuscript material and a first edition of the book on display in the Main Library Lobby showcase. Related events are listed below.
The next Streaming Free Movies & More (via Hoopla) class will be held on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. at the Main Library. Click here to register online.
Weekend Poetry Reading will present award-winning poet Susannah Nevison on May 10, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. in the Trustees' Room with music & tea. CCHS Cellists Aiden Snorek-Yates and Jeffrey Zhu will performe Allegro from the Concerto in G minor for Two Cellos by Vivaldi. Open to all.
Tuesday Book Group will meet on May 12, 2015 at 9:30-11:15 a.m. in the Trustees' Room reading Redeployment by Phil Klay. Print copies of the book are available at the Main Circulation Desk. Copies in eBook or audiobook format are also available to download or stream. Concord Military Family Support Group will join the discussion. Open to all.
Korean Family Month & Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month will present a Traditional Korean Music and Dance Concert on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Umbrella Community Arts Center. Free admission. Open to all. [View Poster] [Press Release]
Thursday Author Talk will feature Naomi Oreskes, Professor of the History of Science of Harvard University on May 21, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in the Periodical Room on her recent books The Collapse of Western Civilization and Merchants of Doubt. Open to all.
Accompanying events of Flower Fables exhibit in Lobby: Drop in Storytime is on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 4:00 p.m. at the Fowler Branch and Friday, May 29, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Main Library. A Visit from Louisa May Alcott of Concord Orchard House is on Saturday, May 30, 2015, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. in the Main Library Children's Room. Open to all.
The Friends Annual Book Sale will take place on Saturday, June 6, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the Main Library front lawn. Don't miss our biggest book sale of the year! (Rain date: 6/13)
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