2017-10-26 / Upcoming Events

LIBRARY CORNER

JAMESTOWN PHILOMENIAN LIBRARY ALL PROGRAMS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Halloween Party - Thursday, Oct. 26 - 4-5 p.m. Grades K-4. Costumes are encouraged. Registration is required. Limited to 40.

Grades 1-2 Book Club: My Father’s Dragon Wednesday, Nov. 1, 3-4 p.m. My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett. “A young boy runs away from home to rescue an abused baby dragon held captive to serve as a free twenty-four-hour, seven-days-a-week ferry for the lazy wild animals living on Wild Island.” Copies of the book are available behind the Circulation Desk. Please be sure to register so that Miss Lisa knows how many snacks to buy.

Halloween Sunday Matinee - Frankenweenie Sunday, Oct. 29 3-4:30 p.m. PG | 1h 27min | Animation, Comedy, Family. Young Victor conducts a science experiment to bring his beloved dog Sparky back to life, only to face unintended, sometimes monstrous, consequences.

Knitting Instruction with Nancy Mowbray Monday, Oct. 30 2-4 p.m. Newcomers and drop-in are welcome! Sponsored by The Friends of Jamestown Library.

Tuesday Matinee – Words and Pictures — Tuesday, Oct. 31 1:30-3:30 p.m. Words and Pictures. PG-13 | 1h 51min | Comedy, Drama, Romance | 17 July 2014. An art instructor and an English teacher form a rivalry that ends up with a competition at their school in which students decide whether words or pictures are more important.

Screening of “Art in The Face of War” Wednesday, Nov. 1 6-8 p.m. Art in the Face of War (2006). 1h 16min | Documentary, History, War | 6 October 2006. Director: David E. Baugnon, Writer: David E. Baugnon, Stars: Victor Dowd, Syd Greenberg, Dough Leigh. Eight World War II artists/veterans recount their service experience and their use of art for journalism, as a tactical tool and to preserve their own sanity.


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