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Monday at the Movies: Tootsie

Monday, 25 September 2017 - 2:00pm
September: Tootsie

New York actor Michael Dorsey (Dustin Hoffman) is a talented perfectionist who is so hard on himself and others that his agent (Sydney Pollack) can no longer find work for him. After a soap opera audition goes poorly, Michael reinvents himself as actress Dorothy Michaels and wins the part. What was supposed to be a short-lived role turns into a long-term contract, but when Michael falls for his castmate Julie (Jessica Lange), complications develop that could wreck everything.

119 minutes | Rated PG

FREE EVENT
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Monday at the Movies: Tootsie

Monday, 25 September 2017 - 6:30pm
September: Tootsie

New York actor Michael Dorsey (Dustin Hoffman) is a talented perfectionist who is so hard on himself and others that his agent (Sydney Pollack) can no longer find work for him. After a soap opera audition goes poorly, Michael reinvents himself as actress Dorothy Michaels and wins the part. What was supposed to be a short-lived role turns into a long-term contract, but when Michael falls for his castmate Julie (Jessica Lange), complications develop that could wreck everything.

119 minutes | Rated PG

FREE EVENT
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VOTING - US Senate Primary Runoff

Tuesday, 26 September 2017 - 7:00am
VOTING - US Senate Primary Runoff
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PowerPoint: Crash Course!

Tuesday, 26 September 2017 - 10:00am
This class is designed to introduce new users to the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint, a
multimedia presentation application. It covers an introduction
to the application and how to perform common tasks
through the use of menus and toolbars.
The class is free of charge and designed for library patrons who are new to Microsoft PowerPoint.
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Adult ESL Classes

Tuesday, 26 September 2017 - 6:30pm
Beginner and Intermediate level English instruction for adult speakers of other native languages. Classes are free and no registration is required.
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Publisher: Crash Course!

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 - 10:00am
This class introduces patrons to Microsoft Publisher, a desktop publishing application that helps create eye-catching newsletters, flyers, brochures, programs, and web sites.

The class includes a demonstration of the application and its basic features, along with guidance on how to maneuver through the menus and toolbars. Includes step-by-step instructions on how to create and edit publications will also be included.
The class is free of charge and designed for all library users
new to personal computing.
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English Conversation Club

Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 6:30pm
Informal English practice for speakers of other languages.

ADMINISTRATION CONFERENCE ROOM
FREE EVENT
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Stephen McCullough Band

Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 7:00pm
Stephen McCullough Band plays a unique blend of deep-fried Southern funk, blues, and soul that'll put a smile on your face.

FREE EVENT
LIBRARY PLAZA
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Nighttime Nonfiction Book Group

Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 7:00pm
Churchill's First War: Young Winston at War with the Afghans by Con Coughlin 444-7816
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Write Club with Guest Speaker

Saturday, 30 September 2017 - 10:30am
Meet and mingle with your fellow amateur poets and novelists. Flesh out your characters and tie-up those dangling plot threads! Swap material with other writers, or even read your work aloud. Share your stories and inspirations!

Write Club is a monthly forum for local amateur writers to meet and discuss their work. The goal of Write Club is to inspire and encourage literary involvement in the community by providing an environment in which local authors can network, share their writing and offer each other moral support and constructive criticism.

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DIRECT ACTION -⁠ A Tale of Two Governments in 1963 Birmingham Premiere Screening

Sunday, 1 October 2017 - 2:30pm
Direct Action is a film that explores a pivotal untold story of the civil rights movement in Birmingham between the years 1961-63. A small group of white lawyers and businessmen met with black leaders to orchestrate historic change in the local government and its segregation laws. Screening at 2:30 p.m. Q&A with the filmmaker Tommy V. Wier and reception to follow. 444-7840
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Sunday NovelTea

Sunday, 1 October 2017 - 3:00pm
A new fiction book group!

For more information call 444-7820.
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Friends of the Hoover Library Present The Gardens of Emily Dickinson

Monday, 2 October 2017 - 9:45am
The Gardens of Emily Dickinson presented by Master Gardener Jason Kirby. Refreshments at 9:45 a.m. Meeting begins at 10:00 a.m. Free and open to the public. 444-7840 Theatre Level Meeting Rooms 10:00 a.m.
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One-on-One Tech Help

Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 10:00am
This is a one hour open lab where patrons can ask questions about computers and related technology issues. Patrons must sign up ahead of time. One slot per patron. The class is free of charge.
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One-on-One Tech Help

Tuesday, 3 October 2017 - 11:00am
This is a one hour open lab where patrons can ask questions about computers and related technology issues. Patrons must sign up ahead of time. One slot per patron. The class is free of charge.
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