For Ages 18 and Older: Staff Picks, Event Highlights & More
The Curious Heart of Ailsa Rae
Ailsa Rae is only a few months past the heart transplant that-just in time-saved her life. Life should be a joyful adventure. But...Her relationship with her mother is at breaking point and she wants to find her father. Have her friends left her behind? And she's felt so helpless for so long that she lets polls on her blog make her decisions for her. She barely knows where to start on her own.
House on Endless Waters
Renowned author Yoel Blum reluctantly agrees to visit his birthplace of Amsterdam to promote his books, despite promising his late mother that he would never return to that city. While touring the Jewish Historical Museum, Yoel stumbles upon prewar footage and is astonished to see the youthful face of his beloved mother staring back at him,posing with his older sister and an infant he doesn’t recognize.
2020 Golden Globe Music Nominees on Hoopla
Check out these music albums that were nominated at the Golden Globes including the soundtrack to Rocketman, Frozen 2, Joker and more available for download today on Hoopla.
Two lighthouse keepers (Robert Pattinson and Willem Dafoe) fight each other for survival and sanity on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s. This title is directed by none other than Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker behind horror masterpiece 'The Witch'.
Building a Life Worth Living
DBT had saved the lives of countless people fighting depression and suicidal thoughts, but Linehan had never revealed that her work was inspired by her own desperate struggles as a young woman. Only when she received this questions about her own struggles did she finally decide to tell her story.
Gaming for Grown Ups
Tuesday, Jan 21st from 6pm to 8pm
Join us for our game night and learn a new game, or play an old favorite. No experience needed or registration required.
Dances with Diane
Saturday, January 4th from 12pm to 2pm
Diane Alcavage, of Dances by Diane, hosts a series of dance lessons. Today she will be teaching disco! No registration required.
The book sale will begin on Thursday, January 30th at 12pm and will end on Saturday February 1st at 4:30pm. Preview night will be January 29th.