Upcoming Adult Programs at C.H. Booth Library

 Upcoming Adult Programs  

Register in advance on our website for these FREE Programs: https://chboothlibrary.org/

Reminder for Tonight and 2 new Programs to add to the list we sent you

Re: 2021 Events, Programs & Exhibitions

TONIGHT! Tuesday, October 19: Opals and Other Precious Gemstones 7:00- 8:30 PM via Zoom. Join Toni McKeen via Zoom talk about the history of October Opals and other gemstones including Lapis Lazuli, Malachite and an unusual Tourmaline. Register on our website: chboothlibrary.org or call us at 203-426-4533.

Wednesday, November 17: James Baldwin – The Price of the Ticket 7:00 PM – 9:00PM. Join Library Director Douglas Lord, and Filmmaker/Director Karen Thorsen as they discuss the 21st Century Restoration of the Award-Winning Film Classic James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket. (The film has been formatted into a 2K Digital Restoration from the original 16mm Negative.) This panel discussion will take place in-person in the Gathering Room at the Library and/or via Zoom. RSVP by registering for the event on our website.  Once you register you will receive a private film viewing invitation password & link during the film viewing period: November 8 until the discussion.

Tuesday, November 9: Creating Movie Props 7:00 PM – 9:00PM via Zoom. Ross Macdonald shares colorful stories about making props for the movie industry. MacDonald, Hollywood’s go-to guy for graphic props: posters, passports, magazines and maps, crafted mop patents for 2015’s Joy, morgue toe tags for Cinemax’s The Knick, the Red Apple tobacco tin for Quentin Tarantino’s 2015 The Hateful Eight and passports and business cards for HBO’s Boardwalk Empire.  Check out his website for an idea of what's in store: www.ross-macdonald.com

 C.H. Booth Library, 25 Main Street, Newtown, CT 06470 - 203-426-4533