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3 p.m. Book Discussion: “The Middlesteins,” by Jami Attenberg. Join librarian Eric Wasserman for a lively discussion from critically acclaimed author Jami Attenberg. For more than 30 years Edie and Richard Middlestein share a solid family life together in the suburbs of Chicago. But now things are splintering apart, for one reason, it seems: Edie’s enormous girth. She’s obsessed with food – thinking about it, eating it – and if she doesn’t stop, she won’t have much longer to live. When richard abandons his wife, it is up to the next generation to take control. Registration has begun at the Reference Desk. Copies of the book will be available when you register.
Friday, September 27, and Saturday, September 28
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friends of the Seaford Library Book and Bake Sale.
Wednesday, October 16
9:45 a.m. Bus Trip: “Kinky Boots.” Cost: $112 per person. Join us a we travel to the Al Hirschfeld Theatre on Broadway to see this Tony Award-winning musical. Charlie Price is forced to step in and save his family’s shoe factory in northern England. He secures help from the unlikeliest angel, a fabulous drag performer named Lola. As they work to turn the factory around, this unlikely pair find that they have more in common than they ever dreamed possible...and discovers that when you change your mind about someone, you can change the whole world. Based on the book by Harvey Fierstein and the 2005 film of the same name. Package includes transportation and front mezzanine seats. Lunch is on your own. Registration has begun at the Circulation Desk.
Wednesday, September 11
8 p.m. Library Board of Trustees Meeting. The Board of Trustees meetings are open to the public. The agenda includes a period for public expression.
Monday, September 16
1 p.m. Adult Book Discussion Group With moderator Fran Cohen: “Faith” by Jennifer Haigh. No registration or fee required.
Tuesday, September 17
1 p.m. Current Events Discussion Group. Explore behind the headlines and TV sound bites. Join Fred Chernow for these lively discussions. No registration or fee required.
Tuesday, September 17
7 p.m. Page Turners at Night Adult Book Discussion Group. “Olive Kitteridge“ by Elizabeth Strout. Registration required. No fee.