Adult Programs

Jun 12 10:00am

The Contemporary Fiction Book Group will be reading and discussing the classic, Love in the Time of Cholera, by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, on June 12, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in The Field Library Gallery.  

Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation Desk.

Jun 14 7:00pm

The regular meeting of The Field Library Board of Trustees will convene on Thursday, June 14 at 7 pm in the gallery.

Jun 16 11:00am

The Field Notes Book Group will meet for coffee, snacks and invigorating discussion at the Field Library Gallery on Saturday, June 12, 2018, from 11:00 to 12:30, discussing Jane Austen's classic final novel, Persuasion.

 

 

 
Jun 18 6:30pm

From the producers of The Fault in Our Stars comes this heartfelt coming-of-age story about the adventure of finding yourself and falling in love.

Everyone deserves a great love story. But for seventeen-year-old Simon Spier (Nick Robinson) it’s a bit complicated: he’s yet to tell his family or friends he’s gay and he doesn’t actually know the identity of the anonymous classmate he’s fallen for online.

Jun 20 6:30pm

Woolly Wonders has moved to Wednesdays! June's project is Granny Squares.

Join Nora and Sarah in the air-conditioned Gallery from 6:30-8:00 to learn how to make this simple and versatile project. All experience levels welcome! 

Jun 23 12:00pm
Join us on Saturday, June 23 at 12 pm. as The Field Library welcomes New York Times best selling author (and PHS alum!) Cynthia Swanson back to Peekskill for a very special reading of her new book, "The Glass Forest." Books will be available for purchase on site from Scattered Books or email info@scatteredbooks.com for pre-orders. 
Jun 25 6:30pm

New York Times Critic’s Pick!

A Story of Faith, Sexuality, Love and Friendship!

In this highly acclaimed drama, gay teen Tim and his two best friends Laura and Brea spend their last summer before college grappling with their feelings about the fundamentalist Baptist beliefs of their families, and prepping for the Passion Play at their church. Preacher’s daughter Brea is having a crisis of faith while Laura quotes Leviticus to Tim.

Jun 27 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. 

Jul 09 7:00pm

English Conversation Class

Our Goal is to assist adult speakers of other languages in gaining confidence with their verbal and writing skills in English in an informal class setting. 

Jul 10 10:00am

Join the Contemporary Fiction Book Group for a stimulating discussion of July's book, The Pilot's Wife, by Anita Shreve, on July 10, 2018,  from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. in The Field Library Gallery.

Copies of the book will be available at the Circulation Desk.