Coming up at the Bryant Library


Friday Bridge Buddies

Friday, Jan. 11, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Join this gathering every Friday for friendly social bridge (not duplicate). Learn how to play bridge the way that it was taught 60 years ago. You will help you exercise your mental muscles. No need to bring a partner. All are welcome.

Shades of Grey: A Musical Tribute to Joel Grey — A Musical & Educational Presentation by Bob Spiotto

Sunday, Jan. 13 at 2 p.m. From his history making performance on Broadway as the original master of ceremonies in “Cabaret,” as well as leading roles on Broadway in “George M,” “The Grand Tour,” “Chicago,” “Wicked” and “Anything Goes,” Joel Grey has entertained audiences for more than 60 years on stage and screen. “The Shades” refers to the many talents and experiences in the world of Grey, all tied together coherently and intelligently… “quite a man and talent is Bob Spiotto in putting together this unique tribute…” said Sandi Durell of Times Square Chronicles.

Game Time: Mahjong, Scrabble, and Cribbage

Monday, Jan. 14, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Join in on the the games!

Book Discussion with Elizabeth Olesh

Monday, Jan. 14 at 7:30 p.m. The book being discussed is “McTeague” by Frank Norris.

Coding For Beginners

Tuesday, Jan. 15 at 3:30 p.m. Online registration required. Sign up for an exciting series of workshops that will teach adults how to program interactive stories and games. All participants will need to bring their own iPad or Android Tablet. Download the free ScratchJr. application before the first session.

UFOs Then & Now: We Are Not Alone — Short Film & Lecture by Robert Bria

Thursday, Jan. 17 at 1 p.m. Online registration required. Look to the sky! This short film spans the official recovery of the UFO crash site in Roswell, NM in 1947 to the end of the “Project Blue Book” in 1969, and will make you wonder if we are really alone in the universe. Following the film will be a lively discussion of how the post-WWII landscape shaped modern scientific thought on UFOs, which led to the formation of the CIA, NSA, and US Air Force. Be sure to bring questions and stay for the Q&A at the end.






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