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Author Talk – Rocky Graziano: Fists, Fame, and Fortune

Join the East Hampton Library as he discusses his newest book, Rocky Graziano: Fists, Fame, and Fortune. In the book, Jeffrey Sussman tells the rags-to-riches story of Tommy Rocco Barbella, who came to be known as Rocky Graziano. The first biography of Graziano in over 60 years, this book will bring his story to a new generation of boxing fans and sports historians.

4/21 Sat

1-3 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/author-talk-rocky-graziano-fists-fame-and-fortune-tickets-42058566304

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Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot!

Tennessee Walt’s Hanks A Lot! is a one-man concert featuring plenty of songs by Hank Williams, of course, but also both classics and underappreciated rarities by the likes of Hank Snow, Hank Thompson, Hank Locklin, Hank Garland, Hank Cochran and even Hank Williams Jr. and Hank Williams III arranged by Tennessee Walt for voice and piano. It’s a musical celebration of 95 years of Hanks (Hank Williams, the first and still the greatest Hank, would have been 95 this year), filled with great songs and also with intriguing , thought-provoking background information on the classic songs and the great Hanks who made them.

Saturday, April 14, 2018,

1 – 3 pm

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tennessee-walts-hanks-a-lot-tickets-43036796216

Film Screening: “Victoria and Abdul”

Queen Victoria (Judi Dench) strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal). Inspired by true events, this film depicts the friendship that allowed the monarch to see the changing world from another perspective. Victoria’s family considered the relationship so scandalous that they tried to destroy any records of it.

Sat, March 3, 2018

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

To Register call 631-324-0222 ext. 3 or Stop by the Adult Reference Desk, or use the following Eventbrite link:

 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/film-screening-victoria-and-abdul-tickets-41633315367

Living on the Edge:In the Face of Climate Change

Kevin McAllister, founding president of DefendH2O and coastal scientist will present on the physical and biological ramifications of climate change within Long Island’s coastal zone. Through an array of photographs, Kevin will address sea level rise, what changes are inevitable for coastal communities and the appropriate responses to ensure our beaches, wetlands and other natural resources remain sustainable.

Sat, March 24, 2018

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/living-on-the-edge-in-the-face-of-climate-change-tickets-42578017998

AARP DEFENSIVE DRIVING

$20 for AARP MEMBERS
$25 FOR NON-MEMBERS
Sign up at the Reference Desk
**Payment by check is required when registering, made payable to AARP.
**AARP members must have their AARP membership card when signing up, and at time of class.
Limited seating available

Friday 2/2

9:15 AM — 4 PM

Classic Oscars: Madame Curie

This 1943 Oscar nominee tells the story of physicist Pierre Curie beginning to share a lab and fall in love with student Marie Sklodowska in 1890s Paris, working together to discover radium. Based on the story of Marie and Pierre Curie, this film was nominated for  for 7 Academy Awards.

Register at The Adult Reference Desk, or call (631) 324-0222 ext.3 or follow the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/classic-oscars-madame-curie-tickets-41150024832

Film Screening – Battle of the Sexes

The 1973 tennis match between Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs became the most watched televised sports event of all time. Trapped in the media glare, King and Riggs were on opposites sides of a binary argument, but off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles. With her husband urging her to fight for equal pay, the private King was also struggling to come to terms with her own sexuality, while Riggs gambled his legacy and reputation in a bid to relive the glories of his past.

 

Sat, January 20, 2018

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

register at Eventbrite

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/film-screening-battle-of-the-sexes-tickets-41470657854

2018 East Hampton Library, Winter Film Festival, “Bad Lucky Goat”

2018 East Hampton Library, International Film Festival

Bad Lucky Goat
from Colombia in Creole with English Subtitles

Director: Samir Oliveros
Starring: Kiara Howard
Starring: Honlenny Huffington

After accidentally killing a bearded goat with their father’s truck, two incompatible teenage siblings embark on a journey of reconciliation. Corn and Rita must find a way to repair the truck in time to pick up the tourists that will be staying at their family’s hotel. As they struggle to find the means necessary to conceal the accident, the siblings will visit a butcher, rastafari drum makers, a pawn shop and even a witch doctor, in a 24-hour adventure around Port Paradise.

Free Screening, Sunday 1/14/18 at The East Hampton Library, Sunday at 2 PM, register at the Adult Reference Desk, or by calling (631) 324-0222 ext.3 or at Eventbrite

Film Screening – Sherlock Holmes in NY

Film Screening – Sherlock Holmes in NY

Holmes (Roger Moore) and Watson (Patrick Macnee) arrive to save a kidnapped boy and the world’s gold from professor Moriarty (John Huston).

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

5 – 7 pm

To Register: Call (631) 324-0222 Ext. 3, Stop by the Adult Reference Desk OR Visit the Eventbrite link below:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/film-screening-sherlock-holmes-in-ny-tickets-39939645555

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