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Spring Sips at Kid Lit Coffee Break

It's time for the spring edition of Kid Lit Coffee Break!  Adults who love children's literature can join me this Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 3 p.m. for a laid-back discussion of current kid lit trends, fueled by booktalks of recent releases . . . and coffee and desserts from East 59.  There will also be door prizes.  This group includes parents, teachers, librarians, and other book-minded adults, and we'd love for it to include you!  No need to RSVP.  Simply follow the stars through the Kid Zone.

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Kid Lit Coffee Break: Premium Blend

The winter meeting of our book group for adults who love to read children's literature will focus on our staff favorites of 2017.  We're calling it Kid Lit Coffee Break: Premium Blend.  Mark your calendars for Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 3 p.m.  Miss Katie Jane (that's me!) will be sharing some of our favorite picture books, juvenile fiction and nonfiction, and teen novels published in 2017.  (Our full lists will be available soon.  Keep your eyes on this blog!)  There will be free coffee and desserts from the library's East 59 Café, and door prizes will consist of brand-new copies of some of the featured titles.  Registration is not necessary.  Simply follow the stars through the Kid Zone to the Youth Program Room.

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January 7 will also be the first Sunday with our extended hours.  We will now be open from 1-6 p.m. on Sundays.

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Documentary Screening: Walt Disney, December 27-28

( 2015, TV-PG, 120 minutes each)

Walt Disney was uniquely adept at art as well as commerce, a master filmmaker who harnessed the power of technology and storytelling. This new film examines Disney's complex life and enduring legacy. Features rare archival footage from the Disney vaults, scenes from some of his greatest films, interviews with biographers and animators, and the designers who helped turn his dream of Disneyland into reality.

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With anything from classes, book discussion groups, your favorite fiction and nonfiction materials, to live music our adult services is sure to have something for everyone!