Monday, May 12, 2008

New On The Same Page Events

Two additional programs connected with the Wheeler Memorial Library’s On The Same Page community reading program were announced today by Library Director Walt Owens. Local residents are encouraged to attend the free programs.


From Baghdad, With Love” Book Discussion

Tuesday, May 20, 2008 at 7:00pm

at the Moore-Leland Library in North Orange

featuring…

Cathy Stanton Cultural anthropologist and local author Cathy Stanton will facilitate a group book discussion for Orange’s On the Same Page selection, “From Baghdad, With Love”. Didn’t finish it yet? Come anyway to listen in, join the fun and check it out!

Refreshments will be served by the Friends of the Orange Public Libraries.


Middle Eastern Night

Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 7:00pm

at the Ruth B. Smith Auditorium, Orange Town Hall

featuring…

Dr. Shakir Mustafa, Assistant Professor, Boston University Dr. Mustafa will share his thoughts about his homeland and his observations about “From Baghdad, With Love”. He grew up in Iraq and received degrees from Baghdad University and a Ph.D, from Indiana University in 1999. Dr. Mustafa currently serves as Assistant Professor at Boston University.

Refreshments with a Middle Eastern flavor will be served by the Friends of the Orange Public Libraries.

“On the Same Page” is supported by a grant from the Federal Institute of Museum and Library Services administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners. This program is also being supported by the Friends of the Orange Public Libraries.

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