These are upcoming events in the City, Parks & Rec, and the Library.
Evening Book Club
Evening Book Club
October 2, 20187:00 pm - 8:00 pm
BOOK CLUB! The Good Girls Revolt will be the WLPL Evening book club discussion on October 2nd at 7 p.m. The book is based on the lawsuit female employees of Newsweek brought against their employer. It later became an Amazon series. Books are available to check out at the circulation desk upstairs.
October 11, 20189:30 am - 10:30 am West Liberty Public Library, 400 N Spencer St, West Liberty, IA 52776, USA
THE NIGHTINGALE by Kristin Hannah will be discussed at this morning's book club meeting. "The Nightingale tells the stories of two sisters, separated by years and experience, by ideals, passion and circumstance, each embarking on her own dangerous path toward survival, love, and freedom in German-occupied, war-torn France." (Amazon) Books are available to check out at the circulation desk upstairs if you want to join us.
October 16, 201810:00 am - 4:00 pm West Liberty Public Library, 400 N Spencer St, West Liberty, IA 52776, USA
Ballots will be available for all precincts of Muscatine County at the Library. All eligible voters of Muscatine County may vote absentee. If you need to register to vote or make changes to your voter registration you can do that at the Library on this date. If you have questions about voting or what is necessary to register to vote, visit the Muscatine County Auditor's page or call 563-263-5821.
Broadway and film veteran, Duffy Hudson, brings his talent and fascination for Edgar Allan Poe. In The Shadow of the Raven begins as Edgar Allan Poe rises from the scene of his mysterious death and continues as he pieces together the events of his life. The one-man show provides a unique, in-depth theatrical experience of the life and works of one of America's best-known and enigmatic personalities, Edgar Allan Poe. Show is free. Checkout snippets from his work at www.duffyhudson.com.
October 28, 20182:00 pm - 3:00 pm West Liberty Public Library, 400 N Spencer St, West Liberty, IA 52776, USA
Local author, Sydney Millage, will present her book, Sanctuary: Hope and Help for Victims of Domestic Abuse. Millage's book addresses the issue of domestic violence, the church, and counseling. Her book is available for checkout at the library.
Please note that the West Liberty Public library supports intellectual freedom but in no way endorses the messages or ideas of the author.
October 29, 20187:00 pm - 8:00 pm West Liberty Public Library, 400 N Spencer St, West Liberty, IA 52776, USA
SIDDHARTHA by Herman Hesse was originally published in German in 1922 and later became influential in the United States during the 1960s. The main character, Siddhartha, is on a spiritual journey of self-discovery during the time of the first Buddha. He renounces his possessions and begins fasting to gain enlightenment. Copies of the book are available at WLPL's circulation desk for checkout if you'd like to join the discussion.