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Week at a Glance at the Library
Friday, July 19
2 p.m. Bookmarks — I, Eliza Hamilton by Susan Holloway Scott will be reviewed by Hilda DeMuth Lutze. In this beautifully written novel of historical fiction, bestselling author Susan Holloway Scott tells the story of Alexander Hamilton’s wife, Eliza—a fascinating, strong-willed heroine in her own right and a key figure in one of the most gripping periods in American history.
Dusk — Movie in Washington Park: Ralph Breaks the Internet — The Michigan City Parks and Rec Department and the library collaborate for summer Movies in Washington Park. Video game bad guy Ralph and fellow misfit Vanellope von Schweetz must risk it all by traveling to the World Wide Web in search of a replacement part to save Vanellope's video game, "Sugar Rush." Rated PG. The movie is shown in North Pointe Pavilion.
Wednesday, July 24
10 a.m. Cool Craft — Come in and "Cool" off with a "Cool" craft! Ages: 4 years & up, accompanied by an adult. All materials provided. Child must be present to receive craft supplies.
2 p.m. Library Committee & Board Meeting
Thursday, July 25
10 a.m. Movie Morning — Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse — Teen Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing his path with five counterparts from another dimensions to stop a threat for all realities. Children up to 18 years of age who arrive within the first 30 minutes of the film will receive a chance to win a copy of the DVD. Rated PG.
5 p.m. Graphic Novel Club: Bone by Jeff Smith — Join our Graphic Novel Club for ages 13-18. Meet the Bone cousins, three misfits who run out of their home and find themselves in a vast uncharted forest filled with terrible creatures. With the help of the mysterious Thorn and her Gran’Ma Ben, they do their best to find their way home. Stop by Youth Services for more information.
Friday, July 26
2 p.m. Friday Afternoon Movie: First Man — To honor the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing, we will show First Man starring Ryan Gosling. It’s the riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. Based on the book by James R. Hansen, the movie explores sacrifices and costs—on Armstrong and on the nation—of one of the most dangerous missions in history. Rated PG-13.