Saturday, March 22, 2014

Movie Night March 28th

Join us on Friday, March 28th at 7:00 p.m. for a showing of "The Book Thief" based on the book by Markus Zusak.  For more information about the film, please see this link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Book_Thief_(film)

Monday, March 3, 2014

Spinning Harrisville Yarns

Exploring the history of Harrisville!

On Wed., March 5th at 7:00 p.m., at the Harrisville Public Library, Al Chamberlain and Roger Packard will be leading an informal discussion on the Harrisville Centennial Celebration which took place on July 24-26, 1970.
Please come and share your stories or listen to others share theirs!

Thursday, February 13, 2014

POSTPONED

Due to the snowstorm, Hilary Kingsbury's poetry reading will be moved to our "snow date", which is NEXT Thursday, Feb. 20th. Same time and place. Hope to see you all there!

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Poetry Reading with Hilary Kingsbury

Please join us on Thursday, February 13th at 7:00 p.m. for a poetry reading by Harrisville's own Hilary Kingsbury.
She will be reading from her new book; "Seasons". Books will also be for sale.

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Early December events at the library

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it's time to return to our "regular" routine! Instead of showing a movie the evening after Thanksgiving, our Movie Night will be on Friday, December 6th at 7:00 p.m. Rated PG-13.
We will be showing "42- The Jackie Robinson Story" starring Chadwick Boseman and Harrison Ford.

 For more information and reviews: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/42_(film)


The following morning; Saturday, December 7th at 10:00 a.m. is "Coffee Hour". Please join us for good food, coffee, tea and conviviality!


Thursday, November 7, 2013

Irene Miller, local author

Harrisville resident, Irene Miller, will be talking about her new book "Walk on Wings".
Please join us on Thursday, November 14th at 7:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 19, 2013

October Movie Night

Friday, October 25th at 7:00 p.m. we will be showing "Chariots of Fire" starring Ben Cross and Ian Charleson, directed by Hugh Hudson. Winner of Four Academy Awards including "Best Picture".
This 1997 film was based on the story of two British Olympic runners in the 1924 Paris Olympics. The film explores issues of drive, religion, nationality, comradeship and identity.