Lawrence of Arabia : His life as author, collector, patron and publisher

Lawrence of Arabia : His life as author, collector, patron and publisher.presented by the Dorset Branch of the T.E. Lawrence Society  The program will break down the life of T.E. Lawrence as follows: John Johnson-Allen asks: Who was T.E. Lawrence and why is he still important today?Tony Gill describes how his home at Clouds Hill was central to hisContinue reading “Lawrence of Arabia : His life as author, collector, patron and publisher”

League of Women Voters of the Hamptons: 100th anniversary of 19th Amendment

League of Women Voters of the Hamptons: 100th anniversary of 19th Amendment On Wednesday, August 12, at 3 p.m. in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment on August 26, the League of Women Voters of the Hamptons, Shelter Island and North Fork is presenting a Zoom program through the East Hampton (theContinue reading “League of Women Voters of the Hamptons: 100th anniversary of 19th Amendment”

Live Poetry Reading: Poets, Daniel Hays, Carolyn Bistrian, Dee Slavutin

See and hear local poets from East Hampton NY, read their latest poems. The poets are listed below: August 9 6 pm Dan Hays Carolyn Bistrian Dee Slavutin Bios Dan Hays‘ is an East Hampton Village resident who has been a member of the Poets Workshop for several years. Before moving out to East HamptonContinue reading “Live Poetry Reading: Poets, Daniel Hays, Carolyn Bistrian, Dee Slavutin”

Live Poetry Reading: Poets, Pauline Yeats, Carole Stone, Rosalind Brenner

See and hear local poets from East Hampton NY, read their latest poems. The poets are listed below: August 2 6 pm Pauline Yeats Carole Stone Rosalind Brenner Bios: Pauline Yeats is a designer, artist and poet based in East Hampton, N.Y. Her clothing design won Coty Awards, and her Flatiron showroom | gallery was aContinue reading “Live Poetry Reading: Poets, Pauline Yeats, Carole Stone, Rosalind Brenner”

Live Event: Bill Boggs “The Adventures of Spike the Wonder Dog: as told to Bill Boggs”

July 28th at 7 PM Zoom link will be sent to registered attendees 15 minutes before the start of the event. register at Eventbrite http://www.eventbrite.com… The book is available for purchase at the following retailers: Amazon.com Barnes&Noble.com http://www.bookhampton.com “Spike is a very funny English Bull Terrier with a keen comedic eye for human foibles. HeContinue reading “Live Event: Bill Boggs “The Adventures of Spike the Wonder Dog: as told to Bill Boggs””

Live Event: Book Discussion “The Mountains Sing” by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai

“With the epic sweep of Min Jin Lee’s Pachinko or Yaa Gyasi’s Homegoing and the lyrical beauty of Vaddey Ratner’s In the Shadow of the Banyan, The Mountains Sing tells an enveloping, multigenerational tale of the Trần family, set against the backdrop of the Việt Nam War. Trần Diệu Lan, who was born in 1920,Continue reading “Live Event: Book Discussion “The Mountains Sing” by Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai”

LIVE EVENT: MYSTERY BOOK TALK “Please Pass the Guilt” – Rex Stout

Join us for a virtual book discussion via zoom of Rex Stouts novel “Please Pass the Guilt” “A bomb explodes in the desk drawer of a top TV executive. Was it intended for him or the man who opened the drawer? They each had enemies enough to die a dozen times over. Was it theContinue reading “LIVE EVENT: MYSTERY BOOK TALK “Please Pass the Guilt” – Rex Stout”

Sci Fic Book Talk VIA Zoom – Friday by Robert Heinlein

“Friday is a secret courier. She is employed by a man known to her only as ‘Boss’. Operating from and over a near-future Earth, in which North America has become Balkanized into dozens of independent states, where culture has become bizarrely vulgarized and chaos is the happy norm, she finds herself on shuttlecock assignment atContinue reading “Sci Fic Book Talk VIA Zoom – Friday by Robert Heinlein”

Some Services Provided Online,per your Local Library

KANOPY Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video platform for public libraries and universities that offers films and documentaries. Kanopy’s subdivision, Kanopy Kids, includes children’s programming; all Kanopy member accounts have access to Kanopy Kids. HOOPLA Hoopla is a web and mobile library media streaming platform for audio books, comics, e-books, movies, music, and TV. HooplaContinue reading “Some Services Provided Online,per your Local Library”

Suffolk Libraries at Home

Resources accessible from home with library card   KANOPY https://easthamptonlibrary.kanopy.com/ Free Films HOOPLA https://easthamptonlibrary.kanopy.com/ Free Audiobooks, Music, Films FLIPSTER http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=scls&profile=eon Free Magazines LIVEBRARY https://www.livebrary.com/ Free E-books, Audiobooks, Electronic Databases