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TODAY IS Monday January 22nd
LaGrange County Public Library January 2018 Adult Programs
Tuesday Mar 06, 2018 10:00am
• LaGrange County Public Library • LaGrange, IN

Free Online College Course: Great Books 101
LaGrange County Public Library
Friday Mornings, January 5 - March 16
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

This is a noncredit course.
No registration is needed.
There are no tests or reading requirements.
We’ll watch one 45-min. lecture each Friday,
while enjoying coffee, tea, and Deep Thoughts.

Hillsdale College makes a number of its most popular courses freely available online. We are pleased to be able to offer these free college classes to the public.

Great Books 101 will introduce you to important stories from ancient Greece through medieval Europe. We’ll explore the writings of Homer, St. Augustine, Dante, and more. The course will challenge you to seek timeless lessons regarding human nature, virtue, self-government, and liberty in the pages of the great books.


Mocktail Matinees: Movies for Grownups
LaGrange County Public Library
Saturday Afternoons, January 13 - February 3

Can’t wait for the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics to begin?
Enjoy these inspirational sports movies at the LaGrange County Public Library,
with free popcorn and non-alcoholic cocktails!

• Cool Runnings
Saturday, January 13 @ 2:00 p.m.
When a Jamaican sprinter is disqualified from the Olympic Games, he enlists the help of a dishonored coach to start the first Jamaican Bobsled Team.
Starring: Leon, Doug E. Doug, & John Candy
Rated PG
Mocktail: Non-Alcoholic Piña Colada

• The Cutting Edge
Saturday, January 20 @ 2:00 p.m.
A temperamental figure skater and a former hockey player
try to win Olympic gold as a figure skating pairs team.
Starring: Moira Kelly & D.B. Sweeney
Rated PG
Mocktail: Frost Bite Mocktail

• Eddie the Eagle
Saturday, January 27 @ 2:00 p.m.
The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British
underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the
1988 Winter Olympics.
Starring: Taron Egerton & Hugh Jackman
Rated PG-13
Mocktail: Sparkling Caramel Apple Cider

• Miracle
Saturday, February 3 @ 2:00 p.m.
The true story of Herb Brooks, the player-turned-coach
who led the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team to victory
over the seemingly invincible Russian squad.
Starring: Kurt Russell
Rated PG
Mocktail: Non-Alcoholic White Russian 
Second Saturday Book Club
LaGrange County Public Library
Saturday, January 13
11:00 a.m.

This month, we’ll discuss:

101 Famous Poems
Roy J. Cook, ed.

Copies of the current book selection are available at the LaGrange Adult Services Desk.

The Writers’ Roundtable
LaGrange County Public Library
Saturday, January 20
11:00 a.m.

The Writers’ Roundtable is a creative writing group for adults and teens.
We meet four times a year and have a fantastic time!

Anyone can come! This is a great group for aspiring writers who want to get feedback on their work, or who want to be motivated to start writing again.
But it’s also a treat for anyone who loves a good story and enjoys discussing books, movies, and TV and analyzing their favorite characters and plotlines.

We have so much fun! Why don’t you join us?


Contact Info: • Amanda Wisler • 260-463-2841 ext.103 • amanda.wisler@lagrange.lib.in.ushttp://lagrange.lib.in.us




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