Author lecture- David Skeel
Friday, September 12th, 7:30 PM
Join us as author David Skeel discusses his new book True Paradox: How Christianity Makes Sense of Our Complex World.
Skeel is the S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of The New Financial Deal, Icarus in the Boardroom, and Debt’s Dominion: A History of Bankruptcy Law in America.
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Monday, 9/1- Labor Day holiday
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Wednesday, 9/10, 10-11 AM
Grandparents (and grandparent figures) are invited to bring the children in their life to Grandparent Story Time. We’ll be sharing books and songs that celebrate grandparents and the role they play in our lives. Refreshments will be served.
Saturday, 9/13, 2 PM
Join us for a screening of Three Colors: Blue on our big screen. Three Colors: Blue is rated R. Three Colors: Blue is the first in Krzysztof Kieślowski trio of films, named for the colors of the French flag.