Clarence Dillon Public Library

Clarence Dillon Public Library Events

Join us for upcoming events, classes and programs at Clarence Dillon Public Library! All events are open to the public. Registration required where noted.
 Limit by event type:
Knitting
Wednesday, Aug. 10, 11:00 am
Every Wednesday @ 11am
In-Person (No Registration Required)
Wednesday, Aug. 10, 12:30pm
Virtual Meditation
Wednesday, Aug. 10, 7:15 PM
Every Wednesday at 7:15pm (Virtual)

Please register:


 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYld--qrjoiHN0RUqbmpsTz5zYpUGxalTBa
Thursday, Aug. 11, 12:00pm

The luncheon will feature the drama  MY HOUSE IN UMBRIA, based on the novella by William Trevor.  We find a very glamorous Maggie on a train traveling through the Italian countryside.  That idyllic picture is shattered by what happens next and the life-affirming story that follows.

Cost for the event is $15.

Friday, Aug. 12, 1:30 pm

SPIDERMAN: NO WAY HOME (2021) (150 min.) Rated PG-13

Spiderman is now unmasked and is known to the world so he asks Dr. Strange to help him perform a time-altering ritual.  There is plenty of action and things don’t always go as planned.  Starring Tom Holland and Benedict Cumberbatch. 

 

Tuesday, Aug. 16, 6:45 pm

THE BARBARIAN INVASIONS (2003) (99 min.) Rated R

Roger Ebert hailed this film as a masterpiece.  A narrow-minded professor tries to reconcile with his estranged son, ex-wife, and old friends in his final days.  Winner of an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.  IN FRENCH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES.

Knitting
Wednesday, Aug. 17, 11:00 am
Every Wednesday @ 11am
In-Person (No Registration Required)
Virtual Meditation
Wednesday, Aug. 17, 7:15 PM
Every Wednesday at 7:15pm (Virtual)

Please register:


 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYld--qrjoiHN0RUqbmpsTz5zYpUGxalTBa
Ask a High Schooler
Thursday, Aug. 18, 7:00 pm
Will you or your child be a Freshman at Bernards High School this September?  Do you have lingering questions about going to Bernards that you might want to ask, a fellow student?

Well now is the time to ask!  With only a few weeks away from the start of a new school year, join fellow Bernards High School Senior, Gabriella as she presents some tips for incoming Freshman and answers your questions.

Open to students and parents ----  Please register for our Zoom session:  Thursday 8/18  7:00 pm 


 
Friday, Aug. 19, 1:30 pm

A JOURNAL FOR JORDAN (2021) (113 min.) Rated PG-13

Michael B. Jordan stars as a soldier deployed to Iraq who begins to keep a journal of love and advice for his infant son.  Based on a true story, this film was directed by Denzel Washington and also features Chante Adams.

Tuesday, Aug. 23, 6:45 pm

MINARI (2020) (115 min.) Rated PG-13

This film is a story of the American Dream.  A Korean-American family moves to a farm in Arkansas to be able to own their own land.  There are hopes, triumphs, disasters, and all about the resilience of family and what it means to make a home. IN KOREAN AND ENGLISH

Knitting
Wednesday, Aug. 24, 11:00 am
Every Wednesday @ 11am
In-Person (No Registration Required)
Virtual Meditation
Wednesday, Aug. 24, 7:15 PM
Every Wednesday at 7:15pm (Virtual)

Please register:


 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYld--qrjoiHN0RUqbmpsTz5zYpUGxalTBa
Friday, Aug. 26, 1:30 pm

THE CONTRACTOR (2021) (111 min.) Rated R

Chris Pine stars as an ex-marine who takes up arms in a paramilitary unit as he scrambles to make ends meet for his family.  On a covert mission abroad, he soon finds himself caught up in a violent feud.  Also featuring Gillian Jacobs, Kiefer Sutherland, and Ben Foster.

Tuesday, Aug. 30, 6:445 pm

ANOTHER ROUND (2020) (117 min.) Not Rated

This film is an excellent drama about a group of friends who are teachers who try an experiment to see if constant levels of alcohol in their bloodstream helps them reach greater levels of happiness.  IN DANISH WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

Knitting
Wednesday, Aug. 31, 11:00 am
Every Wednesday @ 11am
In-Person (No Registration Required)
Virtual Meditation
Wednesday, Aug. 31, 7:15 PM
Every Wednesday at 7:15pm (Virtual)

Please register:


 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYld--qrjoiHN0RUqbmpsTz5zYpUGxalTBa
Virtual Meditation
Wednesday, Sep. 7, 7:15 PM
Every Wednesday at 7:15pm (Virtual)

Please register:


 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYld--qrjoiHN0RUqbmpsTz5zYpUGxalTBa
Thursday, Sep. 8, 1:00pm

Documentary on the life of CS Lewis

Cost for the event is $10.

Virtual Meditation
Wednesday, Sep. 14, 7:15 PM
Every Wednesday at 7:15pm (Virtual)

Please register:


 https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYld--qrjoiHN0RUqbmpsTz5zYpUGxalTBa
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