Upcoming Adult Events

Monday, November 19, 2018 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Monday, November 26, 2018 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Monday, December 3, 2018 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 5:15pm

Kilton Library French Conversation Hour. The first Wednesday of the month at 5:15. 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.  A film in French follows the discussion, but participants do not need to attend both events (but, are certainly welcome too)!

Wednesday, December 5, 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.

A French conversation group precedes the films at 5:15, but you do not need to attend the group to enjoy the film!

October 3, Trois Couleurs Bleu

November 7: Trois Couleurs Rogue , 1994 - 6:30

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 12:00pm

 

Dec. 6  Coming to America or the UK:The Immigrant Experience: Novels and Memoirs

What experiences bring newcomers to English-speaking countries? And is life after arrival even more difficult?

What experiences are the same no matter which culture or country of origin?

 

Bring along a brownbag lunch and a book on the theme.  A selection is on display, or you may bring another favorite to discuss.

 

 

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 6:00pm

 Join us for a Cookbook Book Club filled with sweet treats to kick off the holiday season! Grab a copy of Braveheart or bring your own favorite dessert. Tell us in advance what you're going to make. Bring the finished product for all to try on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the Kilton Community Room. 

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 7:00pm

NEA Big Read Novels

 

Station Eleven -- Emily St. John Mandel  

After a flu pandemic wipes out 99% of humanity, little communities persist amid the devastation, including a traveling band of actors and musicians preserving hope through art.

 

Copies to check out are available at the Reference Desk.

Monday, December 17, 2018 - 5:00pm

Who: Learners: Upper Valley residents who want to practice and improve their spoken English. Tutors: English speakers who volunteer as conversation partners and language modelers.

What: Free of charge to all participants. The Talking Bridge can supplement formal ESOL/ELL classes, but you don't need to be enrolled in a class to attend. 

Where: Kilton Library, 80 Main Street, West Lebanon, NH 

When: Mondays from 5:00-6:15 p.m. (except for Federal holidays when the library is closed)