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VIRTUAL Fiction Discussion: Hamnet

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Please join us for a Zoom discussion of Hamnet by Maggie O'Farrell. The discussion will be led by Judy Levin.

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VIRTUAL Historical Fact & Fiction: The Immigrant Experience

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of two books about the immigrant experience in Chicago: Rosellen Brown's The Lake on Fire and Hilda Satt Polacheck's I Came a Stranger: The Story of a Hull-House Girl. Discussion led by Ann Perks. Registration is required for this Zoom-based discussion. Zoom links will be emailed approximately 24 hours before the discussion.

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VIRTUAL - Talking Pictures with Susan Benjamin

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
A Separation 
123 Minutes.  In Persian with English subtitles. 

Please join Susan Benjamin for a Zoom discussion of A Separation.  One of the great family drama's of the past decade, A Separation chronicles the difficulties of a middle class Iranian wife and husband and their extended family after the couple separates.  You'll need to watch the film beforehand. Contact Danny Burdett for viewing options, if necessary:  dburdet@glencoelibrary.org.  

THIS VIRTUAL PROGRAM WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE ZOOM VIDEOCONFERENCE PLATFORM.  24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM YOU WILL RECEIVE AN E-MAIL MESSAGE WITH A LINK TO THE PROGRAM AND INSTRUCTIONS.  IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE THE MESSAGE PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM, CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER BEFORE CONTACTING THE LIBRARY.  If you'd like to receive weekly updates on library programs and services, please sign up for the GPL e-newsletter:
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VIRTUAL Mystery Discussion: Eight Perfect Murders

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of Peter Swanson's Eight Perfect Murders. Discussion led by Ann Perks. Registration is required for this Zoom-based discussion. Zoom links will be emailed approximately 24 hours before the discussion.

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VIRTUAL Mystery Discussion: Eight Perfect Murders

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of Peter Swanson's Eight Perfect Murders. Discussion led by Ann Perks. Registration is required for this Zoom-based discussion. Zoom links will be emailed approximately 24 hours before the discussion.

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VIRTUAL Nonfiction Discussion: The Last Kings of Shanghai

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Please join us for a Zoom discussion of Jonathan Kaufman's The Last Kings of Shanghai: The Rival Jewish Dynasties that Helped Create Modern China. The discussion will be led by Judy Levin.
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VIRTUAL Fiction Discussion: Transcendent Kingdom

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Please join us for a discussion of Yaa Gyasi's Transcendent Kingdom. The discussion will be led by Judy Levin.

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Talking Pictures with Susan Benjamin

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
The White Tiger 
125 Minutes.  In English and Hindi with English subtitles. 

Please join Susan Benjamin for a Zoom discussion of The White TigerBased on Aravind Adiga's 2008 Booker-prize-winning novel, The White Tiger is the epic and darkly humorous story of Balram, who rises from the poverty of a small village to become a successful entrepreneur in modern India.  You'll need to watch the film prior to the program.  It is currently available only available through the Netflix streaming service.  

THIS VIRTUAL PROGRAM WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE ZOOM VIDEOCONFERENCE PLATFORM.  24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM YOU WILL RECEIVE AN E-MAIL MESSAGE WITH A LINK TO THE PROGRAM AND INSTRUCTIONS.  IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE THE MESSAGE PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM, CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER BEFORE CONTACTING THE LIBRARY.  If you'd like to receive weekly updates on library programs and services, please sign up for the GPL e-newsletter:
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VIRTUAL Mystery Book Group: Shinju

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of Laura Joh Rowland's Shinju. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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VIRTUAL Mystery Book Group: Shinju

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of Laura Joh Rowland's Shinju. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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VIRTUAL Historical Fact & Fiction Group: My Fair Lady

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
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VIRTUAL Fiction Discussion: Deacon King Kong

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Please join us for a Zoom discussion of James McBride's Deacon King Kong. The discussion will be led by Judy Levin.

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VIRTUAL Historical Fact & Fiction: My Fair Lady

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of How to Create the Perfect Wife: Britain's Most Ineligible Bachelor and His Enlightened Quest to Train the Ideal Mate by Wendy Moore and Pygmalion by Bernard Shaw. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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VIRTUAL Nonfiction Discussion: She Come by It Natural

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Please join us for a Zoom discussion of Sarah Smarsh's She Come by It Natural: Dolly Parton and the Women Who Lived Her Songs. The discussion will be led by Judy Levin.
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Talking Pictures with Susan Benjamin

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
The Sound of Metal  
120 Minutes.  In English and American Sign Language with subtitles. 

Please join Susan Benjamin for a Zoom discussion of The Sound of Metal.  A favorite of critics and audiences alike and nominated for six Academy Awards, Sound of Metal is the story of a drummer who discovers that he is quickly losing his hearing.  In a powerful performance, Riz Ahmed stars as the drummer trying to come to terms with his new reality.  You'll need to watch the film prior to the program.  It is currently available only through the Amazon Prime streaming service.  

THIS VIRTUAL PROGRAM WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE ZOOM VIDEOCONFERENCE PLATFORM.  24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM YOU WILL RECEIVE AN E-MAIL MESSAGE WITH A LINK TO THE PROGRAM AND INSTRUCTIONS.  IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE THE MESSAGE PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM, CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER BEFORE CONTACTING THE LIBRARY.  If you'd like to receive weekly updates on library programs and services, please sign up for the GPL e-newsletter:
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VIRTUAL Mystery Book Group: Where the Crawdads Sing

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of Delia Owens's Where the Crawdads Sing. Discussion led by Ann Perks. 
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VIRTUAL Mystery Book Group: Where the Crawdads Sing

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of Delia Owens's Where the Crawdads Sing. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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Talking Pictures with Susan Benjamin

1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Our Souls at Night
101 Minutes.  In English. 

Please join Susan Benjamin for a Zoom discussion of Our Souls at Night Based on the novel by Kent Haruf, Our Souls at Night offers the very satisfying pairing of Jane Fonda and Robert Redford as two long-time Colorado neighbors who decide to spent their evenings together to counter their loneliness.  You'll need to watch the film prior to the program.  It is currently available only through the Netflix streaming service.   

THIS VIRTUAL PROGRAM WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE ZOOM VIDEOCONFERENCE PLATFORM.  24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM YOU WILL RECEIVE AN E-MAIL MESSAGE WITH A LINK TO THE PROGRAM AND INSTRUCTIONS.  IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE THE MESSAGE PRIOR TO THE PROGRAM, CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER BEFORE CONTACTING THE LIBRARY.  If you'd like to receive weekly updates on library programs and services, please sign up for the GPL e-newsletter:
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VIRTUAL Mystery Book Group: Conviction

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of Denise Mina's Conviction. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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VIRTUAL Mystery Book Group: Conviction

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Join us for a discussion of Denise Mina's Conviction. Discussion led by Ann Perks.
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VIRTUAL Fiction Discussion: Big Girl, Small Town

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Glencoe Public Library
Virtual
Please join us for a Zoom discussion of Michelle Gallen's Big Girl, Small Town. The discussion will be led by Judy Levin.

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