This Month for Adults

  • Kim Schultz
    Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 10:30am
    Library Cafe
    Parents are invited to an informative session about best practices, strategies, and tips for guiding your beginning reader.
  • National Novel Writing Month
    Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
    Conference Room - Administration Wing
    Write your novel this November! A community kickoff for NaNoWriMo, November's fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing.
  • Song Without a Name
    Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
    Library Hall
    Based on harrowing true events, an award-winning thriller from Peru by director Melina León – nominated for Cannes Film Festival's Caméra d'Or
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    Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
    Conference Room or Virtually via Zoom
    "Beautiful, horrifying, elegant, and haunted, The Shadow King is a modern classic." -Andrew Sean Greer
  • Carmilla
    Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
    Library Hall
    A Gothic LGBTQ mystery romance from the United Kingdom by director Emily Harris
  • Lana Klingemann
    Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
    Library Hall
    Engineer Lana Klingemann shares how her team at Ball Aerospace helped build the most powerful telescope ever flown in space
  • Mayor
    Monday, November 1, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
    Library Hall
    How do you run a city when you don't have a country? An award-winning documentary film by David Osit.
  • A Tramway in Jerusalem
    Tuesday, November 2, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
    Library Hall
    A dramatic situation comedy from Israel by director Amos Gitai
  • Write-In
    Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
    Off the Beaten Path Bookstore, 68 Ninth St.
    Write and exchange ideas with your fellow novelists in the Bookstore Loft.
  • Storm Lake
    Thursday, November 4, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
    Library Hall
    Filmmakers Jerry Risius and Beth Levison take us inside a family-run newspaper keeping local journalism alive. The Steamboat Pilot & Today continues the conversation.
  • Softie
    Monday, November 8, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
    Library Hall
    Winner of a Special Jury Award at the Sundance Film Festival, a documentary film by Sam Soko
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    Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Conference Room or Virtually via Zoom
    Join science writer, Mary Roach, on an irresistible investigation into the unpredictable world where wildlife and humans meet.
  • My Little Sister
    Tuesday, November 9, 2021 - 6:00pm to 7:45pm
    Library Hall
    Switzerland's official 2021 submission to the Academy Awards, a drama from Switzerland by directors Stéphanie Chuat and Véronique Reymond
  • Buried
    Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Library Hall
    The 1982 Alpine Meadows Ski Patrol reckon with a deadly avalanche that strikes on their watch, a miracle survival story, and the aftermath that haunts them to this day.
  • Write-In
    Thursday, November 11, 2021 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
    Off the Beaten Path Bookstore, 68 Ninth St.
    Write and exchange ideas with your fellow novelists in the Bookstore Loft.
  • Storm Lake
    Tuesday, November 16, 2021 (All day)
    Virtual Event -- Access Info Below
    Filmmakers Jerry Risius and Beth Levison take us inside a family-run newspaper keeping local journalism alive.
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    Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
    Conference Room or Virtually via Zoom
    Spokane in 1909—brothers Gig and Rye arrive from Montana, they land in a town teeming with interesting characters.