Samuel Minot Jones Awards for Literary Achievement
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News & Events
Explore the theme of forgiveness on Sundays in September with this mini community read and film & discussion series, using Desmond Tutu's book as a basis.
Join us at 2 pm in the Woodbury Room. Sponsored by the Jones Library and Art & Soul.
Fire, Air, and Memory:
A Young Adult Author Panel with Sarah J. Maas, Alexandra Bracken, and Dawn Metcalf
Join us for this incredible author panel on September 6 at 4 pm - bring your teens, tweens, and in-betweens! Books will be available for purchase & signing.
For more info about the event or to reserve a seat, follow this
Classics Book Club
Join the Classics Book Club in September to read Robert Frost's first three books of poetry. We'll be meeting on Saturday, September 13, 20, and 27, 2014 from 2:30-4:00pm.
Copies of Frost's poetry are available at the Reference Desk.
ESL Tutor Training
Learn to be a one-on-one tutor in our ESL program. Training will take place at 7 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 16, 23, and 30. Fill out an application now!
Call Lynne in the ESL office at 413/ 259-3093 for more info.
August in the Burnett Gallery
Alexander “Sasha” Spivak
Artists' Reception: Thursday, August 7, 5-8 pm.
Burnett Gallery openings are a stop on Amherst's First Thursday Art Walk.
Hot Summer Saturdays Movie Matinees
Stay cool this summer and join us at 2 pm each Saturday in August. The films in this summer's series are all inspired by novels, and are rated PG or PG13.
Please call the reference desk at 413/259-3096 for specific title information.
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