Archive for July 2nd 2013

For the week of July 1 -7, 2013, Young Adults @ Augusta Library (YA@AL) plans the following activities on the 2nd floor of Headquarters:

BENEATH THE SURFACE FILM FEST

Wednesday, July 3rd @ 3:00 pm

Spellbound

(changed from The Goonies)

Eight kids of wildly disparate ethnic, class, and regional backgrounds are followed from their individual hometowns to Washington D.C. for the 1999 National Spelling Bee Finals.  Also, read an article about what the winner is doing with her life nearly 15 years later.

 

THE CLASSICS CAFÉ

Wednesday, July 3rd @ 6:00 pm

Lord of the Flies

Moderator Mary Halstead breaks this classic book (a staple on many summer reading lists) all the way down in easy-to-understand language.  Come in your most casual wear, kick your shoes off and join her for refreshments and fun.

 

INDEPENDENCE DAY

Thursday, July 4th

Library Is Closed

 

THE CLASSICS CAFÉ

Sunday, July 7th  @ 2:00 pm

The Hobbit

Mary Halstead breaks this classic book down (another staple on many summer reading lists) “about a long walk taken by a bunch of short men.”  As always, come in your most casual wear, kick your shoes off and join her for refreshments and fun.