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Learn About The History of Winemaking On July 21

Jul 15, 2015 03:28AM, Published by Robert Hayes, Categories: Today, Town Hall



All events are FREE thanks to the generosity of the Friends of the Tewksbury Public Library.  (Film screenings are also co-sponsored by the Tewksbury Lions Club.)  All events are held in the library’s first-floor, air-conditioned Meeting Room.  A book selling and signing will take place after each author event.  There is no obligation to purchase a book.  

Registration is required for all events.  Register by calling 978-640-4490 x 205, emailing rhayes@mvlc.org, visiting the library’s online calendar of events at www.tewksburypl.org, or stopping by the library’s Front Desk.


A Book Brunch with “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”

Thursday, July 16, 10:30am-noon

Note the date change.  Enjoy a film screening of “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.” Complimentary brunch food provided.


An Evening with Sharon Kirk, Author of “Method 15/33”

Thursday, July 16, 7pm-8:30pm

Go inside the writing process with the 2015 National Indie Award winner, who puts a new spin on kidnapping stories.


Friday Night Film Screening of “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”

Friday, July 17, 8:30pm-10:30pm

Enjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases, “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel,” a PG-rated comedy starring Judi Dench and Maggie Smith.  As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy, Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel. Complimentary movie snacks provided. 


Tewksbury Job Seekers Network Meeting

Monday, July 20, 2pm-3:30pm

Learn how to network based on your personality type with Anne Crawford, a certified life coach that specializes in career transitions. This lecture will discuss how you can achieve greatness while helping you step out of your comfort zone.


An Evening with Kristen Harnisch, Author of “The Vintner’s Daughter”

Tuesday, July 21, 7pm-8:30pm

Learn about 19th century winemaking in America and how it changed around the turn of the 20th century. 


A Book Brunch with Charlotte Gordon, Author of “Romantic Outlaws”

Wednesday, July 22, 10:30am-noon

Learn about the extraordinary lives of two female literary icons: Mary Wollstonecraft and her daughter, Mary Shelley. Complimentary brunch food provided.


An Evening with Wendy Francis, Author of “The Summer of Good Intentions”

Thursday, July 23, 7pm-8:30pm

Go inside the writing process with the author of one of the summer’s most anticipated beach reads, set in Cape Cod.


Friday Night Film Screening of “Five Flights Up”

Friday, July 24, 8:30pm-10:30pm

Enjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases, “Five Flights Up,” a PG-13-rated drama starring Diane Keaton and Morgan Freeman.  A long-time married couple who’ve spent their lives together in the same New York apartment become overwhelmed by personal and real estate issues when they plan to move away. Complimentary movie snacks provided.


Tewksbury Job Seekers Network Meeting

Monday, July 27, 2pm-3:30pm

Learn how to improve your job search and land the job you really want with career coach Clare Harlow.  Reexamine your interests and skills – some you may not even realized you have – to find the job that’s the right fit for you.


An Evening with Linda Brossi Murphy, Author of “F*** Off, Cancer”

Tuesday, July 28, 7pm-8:30pm

Learn about a Massachusetts woman who successfully beat cancer by turning her fight into “one big party.” 


A Book Brunch with Ianna Hondros-McCarthy, Author of “Stickier Rice, Clearer Purpose’

Wednesday, July 29, 10:30am-noon

Learn the basics of Buddhism and mindfulness from a local young author who studied the religion in Thailand.  Complimentary brunch food provided.

An Evening with August Cole, Author of “Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War”

Thursday, July 30, 7pm-8:30pm

Learn about national security threats and weapons of the future that American, and the world, will one day confront.

Friday Night Film Screening of “The Longest Ride”

Friday, July 31, 8:30pm-10:30pm

Enjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases, “The Longest Ride,” a PG-13-rated romance starring Alan Alda, Scott Eastwood and Britt Robertson.  The film is based on the Nichols Sparks novel with the same name. After an automobile crash, the lives of a young couple intertwine with a much older man, as he reflects back on a past love. Complimentary movie snacks provided.

Tewksbury Job Seekers Network Meeting

Monday, August 3, 2pm-3:30pm

Learn how to decrease your stress and increase your energy and vitality during your job search with certified health coach Sarah Dubois. Dubois has studied over 100 dietary theories and practical lifestyle management techniques with some of the world’s top health and wellness experts.


An Evening with Annie Wang, Author of “The Her Campus Guide To College Life”

Tuesday, August 4, 7pm-8:30pm

Are you an incoming college freshmen? Learn everything you need to know about college before move-in from Annie Wang, founder of “Her Campus.” From bonding with your roommates, to adjusting to college academics, to picking your extracurriculars, to navigating the party scene safety, Annie has the answers to your questions!


A Book Brunch with “Five Flights Up”

Wednesday, August 5, 10:30am-noon

Enjoy a screening of “Five Flights Up,” a PG-13-rated drama starring Diane Keaton and Morgan Freeman.  A long-time married couple who’ve spent their lives together in the same New York apartment become overwhelmed by personal and real estate issues when they plan to move away. Complimentary brunch food provided.

An Evening with Kevin Willett, Author of “One Connection: How You Can Grow Your Business (and Change The World) One Connection At A Time”

Thursday, August 6, 7pm-8:30pm

Looking for a job? Trying to grow your business?  Learn how to become a successful networker, whether you’re an introvert or extravert, with Kevin Willett, the founder of two of the area’s most popular networking groups: “Friends with Kevin” and the “New England B2B Networking Group.”

Friday Night Film Screening of “Insurgent”

Friday, August 7, 8pm-10pm

Enjoy a screening of one of Hollywood's newest DVD releases, “Insurgent,” a PG-13-rated sci-fi action film starring Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort and Theo James.  In the sequel to “Divergent,” Beatrice must confront her inner demons and continue her fight against a powerful alliance which threatens to tear her society apart with the help from others on her side. Complimentary movie snacks provided.


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