Dorothy Alling Memorial Library, your home for lifelong learning
Dottie the Bookmobile
Our bookmobile is on the road! We offer materials for all ages. Come visit us at one of our stops--all are welcome aboard! In case of inclement weather, please contact the library to make sure Dottie will be out. Through Thursday, August 31.
|South Ridge Pool||5 pm||Wildflower Circle||5 pm||Pleasant Acres||5 pm|
|Brennan Woods Pool||5:20 pm||Stirrup Circle||5:20 pm||Golf Links||5:30 pm|
|Indian Ridge Pool||5:45 pm||Finney Crossing Pool||5:50 pm||Lefebvre Lane||6 pm|
|St. George Villa||6:20 pm||Chelsea Commons||6:15 pm||Porterwood Drive||6:30 pm|
|Maple Tree Place||6:50 pm|
Current Events Conversation
Gather at the library with others interested in informal discussion on current newsworthy topics. Free and open to all. Wednesday, August 16, 11-12 pm.
We're starting a chess club and everyone is welcome to join in! Open to all ages and experience levels. We provide the chess boards or feel free to bring your own. Wednesday, August 16, 5:30-7:30. No registration required.
Offsite Program: Photography Club
Take better pictures! Our club is for anyone who is interested in photography and wants to improve or share their skills. We will explore both basic and advanced techniques and go out and take shots. Learn more about the offsite location at https://www.instagram.com/byron_batres/ Grades 9- Adult. No registration required. Thursday, August 17, 5:30 - 7 pm.
Solar Eclipse Viewing Party
Meet at the library to view the "All American" eclipse of 2017. A partial eclipse will be visible in our area, weather permitting. Free solar viewing glasses provided by STAR_Net are onyl available for the viewing party.. If conditions are cloudy, we will view the live video images of the eclipse. Snacks and activities provided. All ages are welcome. Monday, August 21, 1:30-3:30 pm.
Can't make it to our viewing party?
Here is NASA's recommendation for acquiring solar eclipse viewing glasses: https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/safety
This site will link to other reputable eclipse glass vendors: https://eclipse.aas.org/resources/solar-filters
Happy and safe viewing!
Evening Movie: Moonlight
2017 Academy Award for Best Picture. A look at three defining chapters in the life of Chiron, a young black man growing up in Miami, navigating inner city life and sexual identity. Rated R. Snacks provided. Running time 110 minutes. Wednesday, August 23, 5:30 pm.