Upcoming Adult Events

Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 7:00pm

Join Lebanon resident, Art Pease as he takes us on an armchair tour of Colburn Park, featuring maps, aerial views and many photos of the  buildings which give Lebanon its distinctive small-town New England look and feel. This two-part presentation will be given on separate evenings and will encourage audience participation.

Part one: Kilton Library Community Room on Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Part two: Lebanon Library, All Purpose Room on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 7 p.m.

 

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 6:30pm

Join former Duke French professor, Martha van der Drift, for our monthly French Film Series on the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Kilton Library. Films in French with English subtitles. All evenings will begin with brief introduction are followed by a discussion.

Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 12:00pm

Summer Reading Recommendations

 

Bring your favorite, or most anticipated summer reads to recommend, and leave with a list of recommendations!

We'll also determine the topics for next year's Book Buffet discussions.

Bring a brownbag lunch and a book or  list of books to share for a banquet of books and opinions.

 

Thursday, June 14, 2018 - 7:00pm

Well-known Heroes, Unknown Heroines 

June 14  Daughters of the Samurai  by Janice P. Nimura   

Three preteen girls leave Japan for the US in 1871 tasked with learning how to establish women’s education in their homeland.

 

Copies to check out are available at the Reference Desk.

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 5:30pm

Lebanon Library French Conversation Hour. Thursdays from 5:30-6:30. Former Duke French professor, Martha van der Drift, hosts a free, monthly French conversation hour. All levels are welcome to participate in an hour of relaxed conversation to practice French and meet other Francophiles. Topics and activities will evolve with interest. 

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 7:00pm

 Well-known Heroes, Unknown Heroines

 Lafayette in the Somewhat United States  by Sarah Vowell  

 One man’s history of the Revolution, a tour of the early United States, and reflections from the 21st century.

 

 

Copies to check out are available at the Reference Desk.

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 5:30pm

Lebanon Library French Conversation Hour. Thursdays from 5:30-6:30. Former Duke French professor, Martha van der Drift, hosts a free, monthly French conversation hour. All levels are welcome to participate in an hour of relaxed conversation to practice French and meet other Francophiles. Topics and activities will evolve with interest. 

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 6:30pm

Join former Duke French professor, Martha van der Drift, for our monthly French Film Series on the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Kilton Library. Films in French with English subtitles. All evenings will begin with brief introduction are followed by a discussion.

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 7:00pm

Well-known Heroes, Unknown Heroines

The Woman who Smashed Codes  by Jason Fagone  

A poet teams up with a geneticist  to crack cyphers from World Wars I and II and criminal gangs-- and then is erased from history.

 

 

Copies to check out are available at the Reference Desk.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 5:30pm

Lebanon Library French Conversation Hour. Thursdays from 5:30-6:30. Former Duke French professor, Martha van der Drift, hosts a free, monthly French conversation hour. All levels are welcome to participate in an hour of relaxed conversation to practice French and meet other Francophiles. Topics and activities will evolve with interest.