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Summer Reading Program for Grown-ups

Literary Elements

WCPL Summer Reading for Grown-ups, May 17 - July 31

No Registration Required — Read a book and write a book review – just a sentence or two – to be eligible for prizes. Forms are available at any location,or can be downloaded here. Reviews can be turned in at any location, or emailed to us. For more information, call the Main Library at 615-595-1243 x 1, or email us at ref@williamson-tn.org.


Programs

  • Saturday, May 31 1:00—4:00 pm "Saturday Movie Marathon" The beginning episodes of the popular television series that features geeks Sheldon and Leonard and an assortment of other oddball characters.
  • Tuesday, June 17—6:30 pm "Literary Elements and the Science of Sherlock Holmes," presented by Marino Alvarez.
  • Tuesday, June 24—6:30 pm "Our Neighborhood Bats" with Sara Samoray from the TN Bat Working Group.
  • Wednesday, June 25—6:30 pm "Impact Craters in Tennessee" with Ron Clendening, Geologist and Professor of Geology at MTSU.
  • Saturday, July 12—1:00 pm "Forensic Anthropology and the Body Farm" with Janna Andronowski, Instructor, Forensic Anthropology Center at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
  • Tuesday, July 15—6:30 pm "Nature Parks and Radnor Lake" with Dennis Gibson, Bowie Nature Preserve.
  • Saturday, July 26—1:00—4:00 pm "TED Talk Marathon" A selection of TED talks about science
  • Tuesday, July 29—8:00—10:00 pm "A Night at Dyer Observatory" for WCPLtn cardholders. Gates open at 7:30. Reservations required.

Download a printable pdf version of the complete schedule of programs at the Main Library.


Friday Night @ the Movies


Prizes donated by these local businesses

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Baskin-Robbins Bunganut Pig Pub
Carnton Plantation Carter House
Cool Cafe Franklin Theater
Gigi's Cupcakes Hair Above All Salon
Landmark Booksellers Lotz House
Mellow Mushroom Merridee's Breadbasket
Nashville Pet Products Nashville Sounds
Puckett's Restaurant P F Chang's
Rippa Villa Schakolad Chocolate Factory
Skillset Organizing Whitt's Barbecue
 
And anonymous donors

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