Tuesday 7/29 at 6:45 p.m.: “The Slanted Screen” – Indieflix Independent Movie Night – Join us as we live-stream this award-winning documentary examining Hollywood’s portrayals of Asian men in film and television. The 60-minute film includes interviews with actors, directors, and producers including Jason Scott Lee, Bobby Lee, and Justin Lin. A brief discussion will follow the screening. Indieflix is a streaming movie service that provides unlimited access to award-winning shorts, feature films, and documentaries from around the world. You, too, can access this service with your library card. Look for the link on www.piersonlibrary.org
Discussion with Charlotte Albers : Thursday July 24th at 10:30 a.m. – Shelburne’s own Charlotte Albers, landscape architect with Paintbox Gardens – will discuss her design of the interactive and educational Butterfly Flower Garden in front of the Library. Why did she choose those particular flowers for the Library grounds? She’ll answer this question and many more – and will bring attendees outside for a guided tour through the garden.
Thursday 7/17 at 1:00 p.m.: Goo! Gack! Slime! Try your hand at creating a variety of goopy concoctions. Is it liquid? Is it solid? Is it sticky gross and drippy? Put on some old clothes and come get your hands dirty at this fun event for folks who like to mix, concoct, and experiment! Please call 985-5124 to register.
Tuesday 7/8 at 10:30 a.m.: Genealogy Resources – Pierson Library volunteer John Kelley guides genealogy beginners to online sources of information and explains what can be found using sources such as Heritage Quest, Ellis Island Genealogy Learning Center, and more. Computers will be available, but please feel free to bring your own laptop. Please register.