Adult Programs

Aug 20 6:00pm

Movie Mondays: AVENGERS - INFINITY WAR

Iron Man, Thor, the Hulk and the rest of the Avengers unite to battle their most powerful enemy yet -- the evil Thanos. On a mission to collect all six Infinity Stones, Thanos plans to use the artifacts to inflict his twisted will on reality. The fate of the planet and existence itself has never been more uncertain as everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment.

Rated PG-13, 2hr 40min

Aug 27 6:30pm

Movie Mondays: CHAPPAQUIDDICK

On July 18, 1969, Sen. Ted Kennedy drives his car off of a bridge on Massachusetts' Chappaquiddick Island. The accident results in the death of passenger Mary Jo Kopechne, a 28-year-old campaign strategist who worked for Kennedy. The ongoing investigation into the mysterious and scandalous events forever alters his political legacy -- and ultimately changes the course of presidential history.

Rated PG-13, 1hr 46min

Aug 29 9:30am

CANCELLED:  Job Search 101 -- SUCCEEDING IN A NEW JOB

An online course from LYNDA

Aug 29 6:30pm

A monthly series to learn about and to discuss racism and racial bias. This series aims to provide information on numerous topics related to race relations and to offer a safe place to share experiences regarding racism, educate ourselves with facts and research about racism, and build relationships so we can support each other’s efforts to accept others without prejudice and arise to transform our community. Each month we will examine the various manifestations of racism and explore potential solutions. 

Sep 05 6:30pm

Learn how to knit mittens!  All experience levels welcome, and initial supplies provided by the library. 

Sep 10 6:30pm

Movie Mondays: I CAN ONLY IMAGINE

Growing up in Greenville, Texas, Bart Millard suffers physical and emotional abuse at the hands of his father, Arthur. When Arthur becomes terminally ill, he finds redemption by embracing his faith and rediscovering his love for his son. Years later, Bart's troubled childhood and mended relationship with his dad inspires him to write the hit song "I Can Only Imagine" as singer of the Christian band MercyMe.

Rated PG, 1hr 51min

Sep 11 10:00am

The Contemporary Fiction Book Group will be reading and discussing A Complicated Kindness, by Miriam Toews, on September 11, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the Field Library Gallery.

Copies of the book are available at the Circulation Desk.

Sep 13 7:00pm

The regular meeting of The Field Library Board of Trustees will convene on Thursday, September 13 at 7 pm in the gallery.

Sep 15 11:00am

Join the Field Notes Book Group on Saturday, September 15, from 11 to 12:30 at The Field Library Gallery for coffee, snacks and a lively discussion of this month's book, The Feather Thief: Beauty, Obsession, and the Natural History Heist of the Century, by Kirk Wallace Johnson.  Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation Desk.

Sep 17 6:30pm

Movie Mondays: WON'T YOU BE ME NEIGHBOR?

Filmmaker Morgan Neville examines the life and legacy of Fred Rogers, the beloved host of the popular children's TV show "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood."

Rated PG-13, 1hr 34min