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July 2018

Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

July 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00 23 tickets left

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Summer Reading Code Club

July 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

Free

Welcome to a special summer reading code club for ages 10-16! -Do you want to learn how to make a website, video game, or app? -Do you want to show off what you learned to family and friends? This special 6 week code club is based on the "Libraries Rock" summer reading theme ending with a showcase (August 16th) for friends and family! No coding experience needed. Bring your own laptop. (we have a 4 available if you need one)…

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Monarchs and other Butterflies

July 26 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free 35 spots left

Monarch butterflies can fly thousands of miles!  But all of our butterflies are pretty cool.  From Crawling caterpillar to fluttering adult, let's learn about butterflies.  We will go outside to look for them, too, weather permitting.  Gabi Hughes will present this program designed for kindergarten through adult. Presented by ASWP/Beechwood and CSCL

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Rock Mining Rush

July 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Free 20 spots left

CSCL and Carnegie Museum of Natural History present "Rock Mining Crush." Explore mineral resources and how we use them in 4 fun filled activity stations. Pan for minerals in our portable sluice box and be surprised by what minerals are needed to make a cell phone. Ages 6 and up

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Evening Book Discussion

July 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 19 spots left

Join us in discussing Dear Life by Alice Munro. Refreshments will be provided.

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August 2018

Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

August 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Summer Reading Code Club

August 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

Free

Welcome to a special summer reading code club for ages 10-16! -Do you want to learn how to make a website, video game, or app? -Do you want to show off what you learned to family and friends? This special 6 week code club is based on the "Libraries Rock" summer reading theme ending with a showcase (August 16th) for friends and family! No coding experience needed. Bring your own laptop. (we have a 4 available if you need one)…

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Terrarium Workshop

August 4 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
$12.00 16 tickets left

Join Allegheny County Parks to design and build a terrarium with native plant species. The program will consist of planning, discussion about plant care and requirements and creating your own terrarium. You'll leave with a beautiful terrarium to enjoy for years. There is a $12 materials fee for this program. Please register and pay online. Adults 18+ only. There will be a raffle to win a beautiful terrarium book! NOTE: If you would like to pay by check or cash, please…

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Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

August 8 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Summer Reading Code Club

August 9 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

Free

Welcome to a special summer reading code club for ages 10-16! -Do you want to learn how to make a website, video game, or app? -Do you want to show off what you learned to family and friends? This special 6 week code club is based on the "Libraries Rock" summer reading theme ending with a showcase (August 16th) for friends and family! No coding experience needed. Bring your own laptop. (we have a 4 available if you need one)…

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Rockin’ with Geode Jeff

August 9 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free 30 spots left

Retired geologist, Jeff Smith, returns to Cooper-Siegel to talk about his work and the geology of Pennsylvania.  He will bring samples of indigenous rocks and offer geodes for purchase to take home. A real "rockin' library" experience!    

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Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

August 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Summer Reading Code Club

August 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until August 16, 2018

Free

Welcome to a special summer reading code club for ages 10-16! -Do you want to learn how to make a website, video game, or app? -Do you want to show off what you learned to family and friends? This special 6 week code club is based on the "Libraries Rock" summer reading theme ending with a showcase (August 16th) for friends and family! No coding experience needed. Bring your own laptop. (we have a 4 available if you need one)…

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Death Cafe

August 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on August 16, 2018 at 7:00pm

Free

A Death Cafe is an open discussion about death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group, not a grief support or counselling session and there's cake. The goal is to increase awareness of death with a view of helping people make the most of their (finite) lives. Find our more about the movement here.

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Essential Oils for Home and Health

August 20 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 25 spots left

At this open workshop, with dōTERRA Wellness Advocate Emily Cagwin, we'll discuss ways to reduce toxins in your home with natural plant-based solutions and discover how essential oils support emotional well being, for both children and adults. We'll talk through ways oils can assist in managing stress and anxiety as well as improving focus and boosting energy. There will also be a chance to learn the aromatouch hand technique which is a simple and relaxing type of massage using essential oils.…

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Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

August 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Evening Book Discussion

August 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 20 spots left

Join us in discussing Quiet Until theThaw by Alexandra Fuller. Refreshments will be provided.

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How To Make the Most of Downsizing

August 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 39 spots left

When making a large or small move, you must consider the 4 WHATS: What to KEEP What to SELL What to GIVE What to TOSS You'll learn more about those 4 Whats and as well as: what kinds of items have the most value how to dispose of tricky items like paint and electronics great charities to consider and how to sell on eBay and Craigslist Come learn about all of this and more! Registration required. Presented by Auction Your Possessions…

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September 2018

Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

September 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Fall Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

September 6 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until October 11, 2018

$95.00 10 tickets left

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises painting with watercolor can bring!  A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week.  In addition to watercolor techniques, we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective.  Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. This series is 6 2-hour sessions on Thursdays: September 6 - October 11. The total cost for all 6 sessions is $95 due at the time of registration. Please register and…

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Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

September 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Fall Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

September 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until October 11, 2018

$95.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises painting with watercolor can bring!  A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week.  In addition to watercolor techniques, we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective.  Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. This series is 6 2-hour sessions on Thursdays: September 6 - October 11. The total cost for all 6 sessions is $95 due at the time of registration. Please register and…

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Death Cafe

September 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 11, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on November 8, 2018 at 7:00pm

Free 50 spots left

A Death Cafe is an open discussion about death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group, not a grief support or counselling session and there's cake. The goal is to increase awareness of death with a view of helping people make the most of their (finite) lives. Please register. Find our more about the movement here.

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Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

September 18 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free 20 spots left

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Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Fall Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

September 20 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until October 11, 2018

$95.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises painting with watercolor can bring!  A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week.  In addition to watercolor techniques, we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective.  Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. This series is 6 2-hour sessions on Thursdays: September 6 - October 11. The total cost for all 6 sessions is $95 due at the time of registration. Please register and…

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Evening Book Discussion

September 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 20 spots left

Join us in discussing Less by Andrew Sean Greer. Refreshments will be provided.

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Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

September 25 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free

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Film Lecture Series: New Hollywood

September 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Wednesday, repeating until September 26, 2018

$10.00

The American New Hollywood era began in the late 1960s with the collapse of the Hollywood studio system that had been dominant for nearly 50 years. This collapse happened for many reasons and was followed by a renaissance in stylistic imagination not seen in American film-making for decades. Led by a group of young, brash actors, directors, editors, screenwriters, and cinematographers, the films of the New Hollywood era reflected the social changes happening during this volatile time in American History.…

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Fall Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

September 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until October 11, 2018

$95.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises painting with watercolor can bring!  A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week.  In addition to watercolor techniques, we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective.  Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. This series is 6 2-hour sessions on Thursdays: September 6 - October 11. The total cost for all 6 sessions is $95 due at the time of registration. Please register and…

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October 2018

Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

October 2 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free

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Fall Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

October 4 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until October 11, 2018

$95.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises painting with watercolor can bring!  A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week.  In addition to watercolor techniques, we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective.  Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. This series is 6 2-hour sessions on Thursdays: September 6 - October 11. The total cost for all 6 sessions is $95 due at the time of registration. Please register and…

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Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

October 9 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free

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Fall Watercolor Class with Melissa Tai

October 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Thursday, repeating until October 11, 2018

$95.00

Enjoy the beauty, quirks and happy surprises painting with watercolor can bring!  A new lesson and demonstration is presented each week.  In addition to watercolor techniques, we will cover: composition; color theory; and linear, color, atmospheric, and planer perspective.  Students will work at their own pace with guidance when needed. This series is 6 2-hour sessions on Thursdays: September 6 - October 11. The total cost for all 6 sessions is $95 due at the time of registration. Please register and…

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Death Cafe

October 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 11, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on November 8, 2018 at 7:00pm

Free

A Death Cafe is an open discussion about death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group, not a grief support or counselling session and there's cake. The goal is to increase awareness of death with a view of helping people make the most of their (finite) lives. Please register. Find our more about the movement here.

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The Hidden History of Pittsburgh

October 13 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Free 50 spots left

George Washington Flopped Here George Washington spent many nights sleeping under the stars, in Indian encampments or in primitive cabins during his multiple journeys to Southwestern Pennsylvania in the 1750s. The father of our country did indeed flop here, catching whatever rest he could in the area around modern-day Pittsburgh. Washington, who was just 21 when he first saw the Forks of the Ohio, also made his share of mistakes in this area. He headed up an unsuccessful diplomatic mission…

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Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

October 16 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free

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Evening Book Discussion

October 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 20 spots left

Join us in discussing Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders. Refreshments will be provided.

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Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

October 23 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free

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Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

October 30 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free

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November 2018

Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

November 6 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free

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Death Cafe

November 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 11, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on November 8, 2018 at 7:00pm

Free

A Death Cafe is an open discussion about death with no agenda, objectives or themes. It is a discussion group, not a grief support or counselling session and there's cake. The goal is to increase awareness of death with a view of helping people make the most of their (finite) lives. Please register. Find our more about the movement here.

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Spanish Conversation Group: Advanced

November 13 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30am on Tuesday, repeating until November 13, 2018

Free

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Evening Book Discussion

November 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free 20 spots left

Join us in discussing Strength in What Remains by Tracy Kidder. Refreshments will be provided.

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