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Saturday, October 25 1:10 - 3:00 pm
Arnold Weiss and Gail Silver will present a program about Will and Ariel Durant. Their presentation will be preceded by a brief Friends of the Platt Library meeting. Refreshments to follow.
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The Friends are offering a unique way for a fortunate donor to take home a complete 11 volume signed set of "The Story of Civilization" by Will and Ariel Durant. This generous and unusual donation was given to the Friends. It is valued at $150.00. Between October 1 and 25, simply make a $1 donation to the Friends of the Platt Library in the Used Bookstore and receive a coupon for the drawing to be held at the October 25 program. You don't have to be present if your coupon is drawn. Stop in the Bookstore to donate as often as you want or be as generous as you want. For further details, contact Sharon Schuster on contacts list.
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Listen, learn, laugh, sing along and reminisce with the songs, Broadway and Hollywood musicals, life and times of one of the most brilliant and provocative songwriters: Cole Porter.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Performed by Saul H. Lipson - Commentator/Performer
Bob Lipson - Pianist
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September 21 - 27, Banned Books Week, celebrates the freedom to read and the importance of the First Amendment. See the informational displays in the library. Obtain a Friends' Banned Books Week bookmark throughout September at the Reference Desk, the Circulation Desk, and the Bookstore. In addition, buttons will be available in the Bookstore. Show that you care about your First Amendment rights!