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How To Survive A Plague – Double Feature

In October we’re reading & watching How To Survive A Plague! Join QBG in discussing the book How To Survive A Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS by David France on Wednesday October 25th. “…the … Continue reading

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Contemporary Queer Films

Looking for some good contemporary queer films to watch this Pride Month?  Look no further! Beginners “A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer, and that he has a young male … Continue reading

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Stranger Than Science Fiction

Library staff sound off on some of their favorite sci-fi! My favorite books are all character-driven and most sci-fi doesn’t really satisfy me in that way, but I still have a few favorites. Doomsday Book by Connie Willis is about … Continue reading

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Things That Go Bump In The Night

This month we talk all about books & other media that truly frighten us! In general, I am not one who enjoys being scared; however, these two books came with such phenomenal recommendations that I had no choice but to … Continue reading

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Stream and download more with hoopla

Don’t languish on a waiting list for that new Lana Del Rey album – listen now! In fact, just about all the hottest new music is available instantly through hoopla. Lorde’s Pure Heroine, Ghost Stories from Coldplay, the soundtracks to … Continue reading

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You’re going to love hoopla!

Do you like music, movies, or audiobooks? Do you like the convenience of downloading them at home or on-the-go without having to languish on a waiting list for popular titles? Then you are really going to enjoy this new service … Continue reading

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Independent Film Series and Discussion: FEAT

Independent Film Series and Discussion: FEAT Tuesday, October 16 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Robbins Library Community Room What are the limits of human endurance? Can a single marathon runner make a difference? Meet Tim Borland, an endurance runner who, after … Continue reading

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First Thursday Movie Night

Starting this month, the Robbins Library will be showing free monthly movies for adults on the First Thursday of each month from 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM in the Community Room.  While we can’t promote the name of the movie … Continue reading

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Intergenerational Movies

I just watched a charming new French movie – no, not The Artist, although I loved that movie as well. My Afternoons with Margueritte, starring Gerard Depardieu, is about a touching friendship between an uneducated middle-aged man and a sophisticated, … Continue reading

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