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Upcoming Adult Programs
Upcoming Events › Adult Program
Adults are invited to attend the Lake Geneva Public Library’s Movie Night on the library’s big movie screen, featuring films from the library’s collection. Victoria & Abdul will be shown on Tuesday, March 20, at 5:30 p.m. and is rated PG-13. Victoria & Abdul tells the extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s, remarkable rule, played by Academy Award winner Judi Dench. When Abdul Karim, a young clerk, travels from…Find out more
At the Lake Geneva Library on Monday, March 26, at 6:30 p.m., racial justice educator and writer, Debby Irving, will present her book Waking Up White. Using historical and media images, Debby will examine how she used her belief system to interpret the world around her. Debby explores how she spent decades silently reaffirming racial patterns instead of questioning the racial disparities and tensions she could see and feel. As she unpacks her own…Find out more
Artist Pam Ring will do a demonstration of her collage art technique during an “Artist Stage” program at the library, and beverages will be served. The program is sponsored by the Friends of the Lake Geneva Public Library. Ring was named Artist of the Month by the Geneva Lake Arts Foundation (GLAF) for March. Each month, a member is chosen to be the featured artist at the Lake Geneva Public Library’s ongoing “Artist of the…Find out more
Patricia will be talking about her memoir, The Education of Will: A Mutual Memoir of a Woman and a Dog. The "Will" in the title of Patricia's new memoir has two meanings. First, it refers to her Border Collie, Willie, who came as a "troubled, spark of a dog," who was loving and attentive, but also consumed by fear. However, the word "will" also refers to will power, which, as the book shows, is not enough…Find out more »